Fun time with the family

Carnival Freedom Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
Verified Review
Western Caribbean
Sail Date: March 19, 2016
Ship: Carnival Freedom
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 1107
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 2 years ago

We had a great trip with our kids (ages 9 and 6).  They LOVED Camp Ocean- we had no intentions of putting them there, as this was a "family" vacation.  But, they begged to try it once they talked to over kids that had been there.  It was fantastic, just drop in here and there for a bit of time- great deal.


The movies at night were fun.  Maybe a bit much for little kids, with the PG-13, but we just took our kids out for those.


The shore excursions we books through Carnival, and they were smooth with no issues.  Fun times.


Negatives: long wait to get off the ship.  Do the "self assist" option, you'll get off faster.

Our waiter for the sit-down meal was super boring not personable at all.  He gave us a menu, handed us food, and that was it.   Other waiters seemed far more exciting (chatting, dancing, laughing, asking questions about where people are from and what they did for the day).  It was crumby with ours.


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

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

Jose was FANTASTIC! Room was always cleaned, cute towel animals, nice guy!
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
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