Carnival Freedom Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Contributor Level: Deck Hand

4-6 cruises


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3 out of 5

Mainly good, some improvements needed

Sail Date: April 05, 2009

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Traveled As: Family (young children)

Room Type: Inside

As a divorced mother, travelling with my two sons, aged 4 and 9, overall I enjoyed my trip as the food was good and the housekeeping service was excellent-- our room was cleaned a straightened a few times a day. My complaints are around the issue of childcare (see below). Also, on days at sea, there was a serious lack of pool chairs. At 6:45 a.m., we got the last chairs available on our second day at sea. ON the first day at sea, we were unable to get chairs until 3:30 p.m. There was space for more chairs, so why weren't they available. I was really disappointed about that.

Pros: itinerary

Cons: large breaks in childcare hours

Recommends Carnival Freedom? Yes!

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Don't Miss: Seven Mile Beach
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