Carnival Legend Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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4-6 cruises


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3 out of 5

Great Time

Sail Date: July 24, 2011

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Balcony

This ship is a little older but well maintained. The complaints we had were lack of family type activities. It felt that the cruise was geared toward those who drink and gamble and not a lot to do for those who don't. The first night there was not even a real show. There was also a lack of communication such as how to get off the ship to meet our shore tour at the end of the pier by 8:00 a.m. We heard an announcement about 8:15 but by then about 100 of us had already had to find our way out to meat our excursion. We also really missed the midnight extravaganza - chocolate buffet- or whatever you want to call it. We have never been on a cruise without one of those.

Pros: Great service from dining and room workers

Cons: There was a lack of communication in several things

Recommends Carnival Legend? No.

Shows were so, so. Really there was not a lot else to do. Just bingo, bingo, bingo. Please come up with more to do. Craft making, food carving, etc.
Ship Quality
This was a very easy ship to find your way around
Food and Dining
Some of our best service
Service and Staff
Very friendly
Children's Programs
Our kids were very happy
Cabin / Stateroom
Our room was too small for the four people we had in it. We had to pay a huge upgrade from my parents who only had two people and our room was the exact same size. In fact, I had asked if we could put three in their room and three in ours and was told they did not have room for a third so that is why we had to upgrade when we added our fourth person. They had a couch just like ours, that made into a bed and they could have had three people. I was not very happy about that!
Belize City, Belize
We had fun zip lining. I would like to return and see a Myan ruin. This tour sold out over a week before the cruise.
Mahogany Bay, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras
We just swam on the beach near the ship and shopped. It was fun but next time I would go to a different beach to get better snorkeling.
Cozumel, Mexico
We have been there three times now and we love it. This time we went to Tulum and it was great.
George Town, Grand Cayman
We always enjoy Stingray City but this time we also enjoyed playing with dolophines, it was great!!

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