Some minor imperfections

Carnival Freedom Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
Verified Review
Western Caribbean
Sail Date: November 21, 2015
Ship: Carnival Freedom
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 7377
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 2 years ago

This is the second time we went on this ship. The first being back in 2007 and its beginning to show its age a little. Nevertheless the crew were fantastic, especially while we navigated through some rough waters.

The food overall needs work, its a little boring and in some cases it was tasteless, but expectations were lowered as we were out at sea.

I do have a problem with the mandatory tipping for children. We travelled with our twin 5 year old daughters and they paid the same price as we did and had to pay the same tips as we did and I feel this should be done at a reduced rate.

Overall, we had a great time and look forward to next year to do it all again.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Showing its age. Needs more than one one power outlet (remember to take a power strip with you) and can do with a USB port. TV needs to be updated so that passengers can plug their own media devices into it.
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