Carnival Freedom Cruise Review to Caribbean

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3 out of 5

Too bad about the food service

Sail Date: December 01, 2013

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Inside

Our cabin was quite comfortable even though it was an inside economy one and our steward Widi couldn't do enough for us.

Sadly\, the food was so poor- particularly the meat quality. that we finally resorted to the excellent little fih n chips stand and the deli for grilled sandwiches for the last several days of the trip. Nothing else was edible or appetizing.

Pros: Service by cabin steward\, on board entertainers

Cons: Food

Recommends Carnival Freedom? No.

Ship Quality
Showing it's age but soon to be dry docked for updating
Food and Dining
Worst by far of any ship we have been on ( we have been on 7 others- this is likely our first and last on Carnival.).
meat was tough - even our fllet was filled with gristle- and the buffet was pathetic at all meals. I heard the premium steakhouse was great- but at 435 pp it should have been . The fish n chips and deli were edible but nothing else that we could find.
Cabin / Stateroom
Clean and well laid out with all needs met
Service and Staff
Our steward and one bar server were wonderful- most bar and casino staff were unfriendly- in an 8 days cruise only the two I mentioned ever called us by name and we became accustomed to curt dialogue from the others who seemed unhappy in general.
Great Latin and rock bands- scheduling seemed haphazard and many venues had few customers Mptown show was great and well attended and comedy club was one of the few venues with a full house on this large ship.

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