Small ship, same old ports. But the was clean and the staff was great

Carnival Elation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall rating:

4 out of 5
Carnival Elation

5 Night Bahamas (Jacksonville Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 28, 2019

Ship: Carnival Elation

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: U45

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Would of been a good first cruise, but a bit disappointing but overall had a great time


5 out of 5
Very easy port to get on the ship

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Dinner room was good, buffet area was small, had a great salad bar.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
One pool for everyone

Elation Atrium

5 out of 5

Has a few great nite with the cruise director during tribes in the atrium


3 out of 5
Stage shows same on all ship, same show

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Did your time dining. Great service

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Very clean ship, a bit dated. But we’ll main

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Cabin was a four person but we had two. No couch and the way it was set up we kept hitting our heads when we laid down.

Ship tip

Good weekend end and first cruise

Ports of call

Jacksonville, Florida

4 out of 5
Great port

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)

4 out of 5
Nice beach a little for.things

Nassau, Bahamas

4 out of 5


3 out of 5
Slow getting off was platinum and still it was after 10 am till I got off the ship
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