First time to the Bahamas

Carnival Freedom Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 26

Overall rating:

4.1 out of 5
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Carnival Freedom

8 Night Eastern Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 07, 2019

Ship: Carnival Freedom

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 2401

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Fun cruise. First time to the Bahamas. The crew were polite and always friendly. Ship is one of our favorites. Cruise Director was wonderful and so were the bartenders.


5 out of 5
Easy, no lines, not a lot of waiting.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Food needed seasoning but was in no way horrible. Drinks were good.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Plenty of activities to enjoy for all ages.


4 out of 5
Shows were good but they need to update their shows more frequently.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Bartenders were wonderful, stewards always kept our rooms clean and were friendly.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Ships layout is nice and easy to navigate. Crew was always cleaning.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Size was wonderful.

Ports of call

Key West, Florida

4 out of 5
Shops were fun but some of the locals are rude to cruise passengers.

Freeport, Grand Bahama Island

5 out of 5
Did a all inclusive excursion and it was wonderful.

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)

5 out of 5
My favorite excursion ever. HMC is a MUST!

Nassau, Bahamas

1 out of 5
Do not get off the ship. Locals are very pushy, was offered drugs and call girls immediately leaving the security gate. Felt very unsafe.


2 out of 5
It’s always hectic.
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