Tired, dark ship with strange decoration

Carnival Legend Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
Sail Date: May 16, 2013
Ship: Carnival Legend
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 4 years ago

Now we know why Carnival is less expensive. Itinerary was the reason we chose this cruise. We cruised with Princess to the eastern Med and really enjoyed the ship and amenities --like movies in your cabin and under the stars at poolside. But, the Legend was boring -- maybe a movie was shown in a VERY uncomfortable theater but then that same movie was shown over and over in the cabin the following day.

Food got kind of monotonous. Strange that in the dining rooms where most of the place settings were rather formal, they then served coffee from those plastic thermos servers!

Entertainment seemed be mostly comedians with a lame magic show one night. I guess there were some singers/pianists but they'd really have to be pretty good to keep us there.

We won't be taking another Carnival cruise.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Got kind of monotonous

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
Unless all you want to do is sit by the pool


1 out of 5
Not much to do

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Creaked during sailing; tired looking

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Not a great setup. Couch/extra bed was not comfortable for sitting so there weren't any seats to be comfortable in
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