Carnival Elation

Carnival Elation Cruise Review to Mexico

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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5 Night Western Caribbean (New Orleans Roundtrip)
Sail Date: February 11, 2012
Ship: Carnival Elation
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 6 years ago

It was cool for most of the trip so the robes in the cabins were welcome. There was NO heat; only air conditioning. Not many interesting activities and some seemed a little disorganized. The food was okay, thank goodness there is always a STANDARD menu. The warm chocolate dessert was GREAT and the tea on one of the days was quite delightful but not advertised well enough.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Nothing special but the service was very good for the most part.


3 out of 5
The shows were nice but not much else on the evenings when there wasn't a big production show

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Didn't have much contact with staff. No one was outstanding

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
The configuration of the ship made it hard to navigate at times. You might have to go up a floor and then down to get to your destination.

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Larger shower than most ships. Could have used a chair in the cabin--only a small stool was available to sit on. The robes were a great PLUS!!

Pros: The warm robes and the size of the shower

Cons: The cool weather and the configuration of the ship

Recommends Carnival Elation? Yes!

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