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Carnival Elation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall rating:

3 out of 5
Carnival Elation

6 Night Bahamas (Jacksonville Roundtrip)

Sail date: April 15, 2018

Ship: Carnival Elation

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: U76

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Not sure I would sail with Carnival again. The ships food left something to be desired!


4 out of 5
Embarkation as Suite Guests was quick...the regular line looked longer than the airport!

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
Not impressed with any of the food. The main dining room had beautiful looking plates but nothing really tasted fabulous. Buffet was just ok. Probably best thing I ate on the ship was a burger at Guys and the homemade fries!

Tiffany's Lido Restaurant

3 out of 5

Lots of variety but not much flavor.

Inspiration Dining Room

3 out of 5

The service was good, the food was pretty much tasteless.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5

The Fun Shops

2 out of 5

way too small

Casablanca Casino

4 out of 5

Always hopping!

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Best service from Bagus, in the casino bar. He made a great drink, always remembered your name and what you drank!

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Ship tip

Although the food is plentiful, nothing is delicious!

Ports of call

Freeport, Grand Bahama Island

3 out of 5

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)

4 out of 5

Nassau, Bahamas

3 out of 5


3 out of 5
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