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Carnival Freedom Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 12

Overall rating:

4.8 out of 5
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Carnival Freedom

7 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 16, 2017

Ship: Carnival Freedom

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: 6455

Traveled as: Family (young children)

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

It was very fun I do have one thing I would like to put in here since there’s not a space to put something you dislike really my daughter got sick the last day we were at sea and they kept on telling me my daughters temperature was fine when indeed it was not and they didn’t want to do the rectal temperature I had to do it myself and she end up having 103.6 fever instead of 98 because under the arm is not accurate at all don’t get me wrong they were very friendly and nice and trIRS to help me with my daughter but they need to understand that they should do the rectal temperature for young children my daughter is only one years old and had extremely high fever....

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Was it easy smooth process went pretty fast

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Had plenty of good options and good food choices and everything for the most part was delicious :)

The Chic Restaurant

5 out of 5

They had yummy choices every night to choose from and we had the most awesome waiter Mr. D (Darmadi) ever he even surprised us with our daughters first birthday cake and treated us just like family.... we were kind of sad we didn’t get to tell him by because our daughter was sick the last day so we didn’t get to go to dinner

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
We did the let it snow Christmas event and that was pretty fun

Entertainment

5 out of 5
We went to the Dr. Seuss story time for a daughter she loved it I also went and watch the 80s dance show musical it was pretty fun too

Children's Programs

Didn’t use it

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Again our waiter Darmadi was the best...... Joke alsonwas awesome and Our room tidy

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Everything was nice and well-kept

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
I can’t unless spacious enough for me my husband and my daughter and our cleaning crew was awesome they made sure our room stayed clean

Ship tip

Make sure you bring plenty of money for tips and stuff

Ports of call

Galveston, Texas

5 out of 5
This is where we went to get on the cruiseship it was easy and fast to get on the ship

Ocho Rios, Jamaica

2 out of 5
I did not like this place at all I probably would’ve liked it if we would’ve had an excursion but we didn’t and we had people in our face a lot and we even had people trying to get us to go places with them and stuff like that it overall sucked then at the very end we found Margaritaville where the beach was at and wish they would have told us about it from the beginning so we could’ve just enjoyed the beach

George Town, Grand Cayman

5 out of 5
It was beautiful and people were really nice and they didn’t try to pressure you to buy stuff and we did the turtle excursion and it was really fun and my daughter enjoyed it

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5
When you first get off the boat it’s a tourist area right there so things are kind of pricey but you can go through to the other side and enjoy everything and it’s a lot cheaper overall we had fun and we did not have an excursion we just had fun and shopped

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
It was fine it was easy and went pretty fast considering there was almost 3000 people on there that they got off
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