Carnival Imagination Cruise Review

Carnival Imagination Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

1 out of 5
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5 Night Western Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)
Sail Date: May 10, 2008
Ship: Carnival Imagination
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 9 years ago
We felt as though there was little for our 12 and 13 year old to do. The activities planned for that age were more appropriate for children much younger; all four of our children said they were bored. The one thing that was keeping them busy was the pool and that was closed the night before we got in so it could be cleaned for the next cruise. Totally displeased with that whole deal.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5


1 out of 5
All four of my children were bored.

Children's Programs

1 out of 5
The programs for the younger kids seemed to be right on target but from age 7 up, the activities were not age appropriate or interesting. We would definitely not choose this ship or ever recommend it.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Having the overhead bed on the opposite wall as ours made maneuvering around the room impossible when the bed was out. Cleanliness was superb.
3 out of 5
Dolphin Cove, specifically the guys doing the shows, was awesome!!! The women were all quite unpleasant, what is up with that?
Don't Miss: swimming with the dolphins
1 out of 5
Everything was hurry up and wait. We never got off of the ship until mid morning, then had to sit and wait for over an hour for the right tour guide. We chose Seven Mile Beach with Transportation, and by the time we got there we had to stay on a specified part of the beach and only had a couple of hours before we had to go again. Four cheeseburgers cost $50.00! Oh my word! Not impressed with the Caymans; dirty, unorganized, rushed, never again.

Pros: The beds and the bedding were dreamy!!!!!!!!!!!!! and the food awesome!!

Cons: The pool was closed the night before we docked in Miami so it could be cleaned for the next cruise; one night out of 5 is 20% of our cruise! That is totally unacceptable.

Recommends Carnival Imagination? No.

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