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Carnival Fascination Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
Verified Review
Sail Date: June 21, 2010
Ship: Carnival Fascination
Cabin Type: Inside
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 7 years ago

We recently sailed with the Carnival Fascination out of Jacksonville on a 5 day cruise to Key West and the Bahamas. It was a birthday cruise for my 30 year old daughter. There were 5 adults and 3 children. It was a wonderful time and the Fascination is a beautiful ship. The staff members were so attentive and made sure we had everything we needed. I can't say enough about Camp Carnival for the children. They literally did not want to leave!! The food was excellant and everywhere all the time. It was a VERY memorable and fund vacation for my family and my daughter's first cruise.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
5 out of 5
We did the Atlantis water park and Dolphin Cay experience. My daughter and grand daughter did the shallow water swim with the Dolphins. Absolutely beautiful place!!
Don't Miss: Atlantis, Dolpin Cay, aquarium....a MUST. We also visited the straw market at the dock.
5 out of 5
Mile marker zereo, southern most point of the US...for pictures. The Keno factory for the best made sandals is a must and if you are a parrot head, Margaritaville!! Irish Kevin's on Duval Street was a blast.

Pros: The service and food were exceptional. We had 3 children with us and Camp Carnival was just spectacular for them. We met so many new friends from all over the US.

Cons: The only problem we had was the shift change at the water park. The staff member minding the water slide was very leinient about letting our 4 year old ride the big slide. But when the shift change came the next staff member wouldn't let him go because he was an inch too short. Not a good thing,

Recommends Carnival Fascination? Yes!

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