terrible cruise from the start

Carnival Elation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western


Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

2.0 out of 5
Verified Review
5 Night Western Caribbean (Mobile Roundtrip)
Sail Date: April 09, 2011
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 6 years ago
They were 7 hours late boarding to begin with and the staff in the port area where we had to wait was extremely rude. We were fed the most awful food we have ever had and forced to stay at the convention center for 6 hours. The cruise line made no effort to try to make up for the time that was lost or in any way make up for the awful experience. We will never cruise with carnival again.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Entertainment

1 out of 5
if you did not drink alcaholic beverages you were bored

Children's Programs

3 out of 5
one of the staff in the childrens room told our daughter that the kids were annoying

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
quality was good

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
5 out of 5
cathedral
5 out of 5
loved all the shops and margaritaville where you could swim and snorkel for free

Pros: the ports

Cons: the schedule

Recommends Carnival Elation? No.

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