Carnival Inspiration Cruise Review to Mexico

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3 out of 5

OK Cruise

Sail Date: August 08, 2016

Reviewed: 10 months ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Inside

We did this same cruise back in November so there wasn't anything new, but it was the only one that was local that could do in a short time.  Food was OK but nothing to brag about.  At least the Anytime Dining was easier to get in to.  Last cruise needed to wait almost an hour to be seated.  Cruise's used to have an 18-20 group but have done away with it so my 18 yr old grandson really had nothing to do as his 15 yr old brother was in the teen group.  Definitely wasn't a cruise that I'd brag about but for quick getaway guess it would do.

Cabin / Stateroom
Had to ask for water glasses. Since there were 3 of us we had a trundle bed that was like a crib size mattress that I used since my grandsons are taller than me. The cabin temp. dial is on the ceiling, that I couldn't reach.
Cabin was better than last cruise when trundle was in middle of floor. This cabin had room on the side for it.
Embarkation and Disembarkation
Took quite a while to get through line to get on the ship. And was no place to sit by the lines.
Ship Quality
Destinations and Excursions
Onboard Activities
Children's Programs
Most of the time the kids take off on their own and don't even stay in the club room. But they like making friends on the cruises.
Service and Staff
Food and Dining


The example is true that you can enjoy breakfast at the buffet and then get off around 10 and goes pretty quick when they call your group number.
We got there about the same time, 1:30, to embark. Last time seems like everyone was already done even though didn't start until 1:00, this time had lo

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