Excellent service

Carnival Elation Cruise Review to Mexico

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
Sail Date: March 01, 2012
Ship: Carnival Elation
Cabin Type: Inside
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 6 years ago

The employees were excellent! They really made us feel welcomed and comfortable. I would've appreciated being able to dock and get off at a different place every day and sail during the evening and night. The debarkation process was very unorganized and chaotic. I think in the future every floor should have a specific time to get off. For example, informing all guests the day before we get off that level 4 will begin the debarkation process at 8:00, level 5 at 8:30 and so on. This is better than everyone crowded around the seventh floor waiting to get off at the same time.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
The only thing I disliked was being forced to sit with people I did not know for dinner. I would have enjoyed having a small table with just my husband and I so we could enjoy having a private conversation.


1 out of 5
I would like to have seen more diversity with the entertainers and performances.

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The staff were the best thing about the cruise!

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
Elation definitely needs upgrading!

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Staterooms need to be upgraded.

Pros: The superb service! Every worker was friendly and eager to please the guests!

Cons: Not being able to dock somewhere everyday and the unorganized debarkation process.

Recommends Carnival Elation? Yes!

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