It was as good as I expected considering I have sailed on other Carnival ships

Carnival Elation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 6

Overall rating:

2.6 out of 5
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Carnival Elation

5 Night Bahamas (Jacksonville Roundtrip)

Sail date: October 27, 2018

Ship: Carnival Elation

Cabin type: Oceanview

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

this cruise was just ok. Food was not good choices. Lido deck the food was just ok not a wide variety of food as on other cruise. Room was very clean but it could have used a chair. did not enjoy sitting on a bed all the time.


4 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5


1 out of 5

Pizza was not tasty at all. the waiter was very hard to get to come and serve you

Tiffany's Lido Restaurant

3 out of 5

It was ok. clean but very noisy with the loud music

Imagination Dining Room

4 out of 5

Wait staff was very polite and caring. Food was tasty while being small portions


2 out of 5

Not a large selection of sandwiches and very small. Worker was very pleasant and accommodating.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5

Jewelry Shop

2 out of 5

Very gaudy and very expensive.Half the time I was not sure the stones were real

Guest Services / Shore Excursions

3 out of 5

It seemed as if the people were doing me a favor by helping me

Elation Atrium

3 out of 5

It was ok. not very interesting.


2 out of 5

Mark Twain Library

5 out of 5

Very peaceful. could sit and enjoy my book. However I don't understand why you had to close it off to a few private parties

Mikado Main Lounge

3 out of 5

It was comfortable good seating

Service and Staff

4 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

2 out of 5

Ship tip

Think twice about this ship.

Ports of call

Jacksonville, Florida

3 out of 5

Nassau, Bahamas

1 out of 5


3 out of 5
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