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Carnival Imagination Cruise Review to Mexico

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
Verified Review
4 Night Catalina & Baja Mexico (Los Angeles Roundtrip)
Sail Date: March 01, 2015
Ship: Carnival Imagination
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Cabin Number: U214
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 3 years ago

My husband and I just went on our first cruise as a big hoorah before we have a kid. It was EXCELLENT! The Carnival Staff is incredible. We were continually impressed with their friendliness and that some even learned out names. They go out of their way to ensure a unique and memorable experience while on board. We unfortunately did not get to get off the ship at one of our stops but the crew promptly made plans to ensure the passengers still had fun things we could do all day. There were plenty of activities to fill our time and ample lounge chairs to simply take in the sun by the pool. Great food options. Very pleased!

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Large variety and good quality

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Loved all the trivia options and visiting the shops and casino


5 out of 5
Great variety of activities and entertainment.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Cannot praise enough! Housekeeping crew always greeted us by name in hallways, despite the number of guests on board the tables were always cleaned quickly, leadship was enthusiatic and wonderful!

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
A little dated but great condition, still felt extravegant

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Small but that's to be expected. Clean. Toilet wouldn't flush a couple times

Ship Tip

Try everything! Even if an activity doesn't sound that fun or like you'll fit it, go anyways. The crew makes everything fun for everyone.

3 out of 5
Good place to get souvenirs but not much else (although I must note, I was pregnant so I did not check out the bar scene I hear so much about)
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