Carnival Elation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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3 out of 5

Celebration on Carnival Elation

Sail Date: August 14, 2010

Reviewed: 6 years ago

Traveled As: Family (young children)

Room Type: Oceanview

Great for people traveling with children. However, adult specific events were carved out. Very friendly and helpful staff. Excellent photgraphers. No wait time in line for food or gift sshops. basic toiletries provided (toothpaste, shampoo, body wash) great for people doing carry on. Nice entertainment on the lido deck thoughout the day. Extended hours at Camp Carnival for nominal rate.

Pros: Friendly staff, colorful decor, food (always a fish selection), dance classes, CAMP CANIVAL (no charge from 10-10)

Cons: Spa staff was inconsistent, intenet service was unpredictable and very expensive

Recommends Carnival Elation? Yes!

more culturally diverse activites are needed
Ship Quality
Ship was clean and appeared well maintained overall.
Cabin / Stateroom
Spacious even on lower decks. Clean. Nice closet space.
Service and Staff
FRIENDLY staff (except some of the spa staff)
Food and Dining
Very friendly wait staff. Large selection. Vegetarian dna fish meals avaible. Complimentary tea, coffe, hot chocolate, water, iced tea and lemondae available all day. 24 hour snacks available.
Children's Programs
Progreso (Merida), Mexico
free lovely beach, free shuttle service to town, lots of vendors and local persona selling handmade clothing, decorations and unique goods. Inexpensive massges on the beach. Friendly people
Don't Miss: Beach
Cozumel, Mexico
No individual vendors. Lots of atrractions for photo take around the square before excursions
Don't Miss: 3 reef snorkel - - Ellent staff, safety is stressed and fun!

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