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Carnival Horizon Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

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Reviews: 10
Helpful Votes: 115

Overall rating:

5 out of 5
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Carnival Horizon

8 Night Eastern Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: February 23, 2019

Ship: Carnival Horizon

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: 1356

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Had a great 8 day cruise, weather was beautiful. Horizon is a great ship, just have to be patient with the elevators some times. Not a fan of the theater seating, like the sests on the Breeze better. More comfortable. If your lucky enough to hqve Schwartz as your CD, you will love him!!

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Got there a little later than I had hoped, but no lines.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Went to the crab feaat at the Italian restaurant, $75 a couple for 6 lbs of crabs. Lots and lots of little crabs, not sure of the kind. Was just ok..wish they had more snow crabs on the platter.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Typical Carnival activities

Entertainment

5 out of 5
The shows were good. Violonist were amazing.

Children's Programs

No kids

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Schwartz as the CD is the best thing, he's amazing. Rueso the bartender was the 1st bartender in over 20 cruises who knew my name and my drink when I walked up to him.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Clean

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
We always get the interior bunk bed style rooms. Reasons are, cheaper, more room in the room, and your never in the room, so why pay more.

Ship tip

Be patient with the elevators!! Lol

Ports of call

Miami, Florida Did not visit port

Didnt want to

Grand Turk Island

5 out of 5
We went to Margaritaville, didnt feel like paying $40 for 2 chairs!! Still a beautiful island, just to expensive to lay on a beach!

San Juan, Puerto Rico

5 out of 5
Walked around and of course it rained..never been there when it hasn't. Still a pretty port.

Basseterre, St. Kitts

5 out of 5
Went to the Mariott resort, nice but was on the Atlantic Ocean side...apparently thats the rough ocean side, didnt know! Go to the Carribean Sea side, supposed to be nicer. Wish i had known!

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

5 out of 5
Pretty island, beautiful beaches

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
We were one of the 1st people off the ship, absolutely no line at customs. The agent looked at our passport card, at us..off we went. Didnt say a word!!!
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