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Carnival Fascination Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 13

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
Verified Review
5 Night Bahamas (Jacksonville Roundtrip)
Sail Date: July 27, 2015
Ship: Carnival Fascination
Cabin Type: Inside
Cabin Number: U19
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

My husband and I decided to go on this Carnival Cruise for our honeymoon.  With both of us being first-time cruisers, we were not sure what to expect, but Carnival definitely impressed us.  Every staff member from the dining staff, to the entertainers, to housekeeping, worked to make this an incredible vacation for us.  We were completely taken care of, and we did not have to lift a finger all week! We also enjoyed our ports of call (Nassau and Freeport), as we had booked two excursions that allowed us to experience the islands.  Overall I would absolutely recommend a Carnival cruise.  We are already looking forward to our next one!

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
We had excellent service and staff members who took wonderful care of us. They were efficient, kind, and funny!

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Our only comment was that we were on the Carnival Fascination which had only one swimming pool, and did not seem to be large enough for the many guests onboard.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Although we had an interior room, we loved our cabin! It was always clean, with fresh towels, and there was plenty of space for two adults.

Ship Tip

Purchase a (waterproof) camera! We loved capturing photos of our time onboard, as well as our excursions. When we went swimming with the dolphins and kayaking, we were able to take our camera in the water with us, giving us amazing photos and video!

Also, bring an air freshener for your cabin!

5 out of 5
5 out of 5
If you can, definitely book an excursion for Freeport, as there is not as much to do and transportation is not as accessible.
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