Not my favorite Carnival ship

Carnival Legend Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 37

Overall rating:

3.1 out of 5
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Carnival Legend

7 Night Western Caribbean (Tampa Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 29, 2019

Ship: Carnival Legend

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 7146

Traveled as: Family (young children)

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

We went with agr p.o upand I didntpick the ship or departure port. I would t ever leave from Tampa or go on a small Carnival ship again. It will be many years before I travel to the Caribbean again by everything has got so expensive and each port looks exactly the same as the one before.all the same shops and all built by the cruise ships so you don't see anything local unless you go on excursion

Embarkation

1 out of 5
Tampa is a very small port and only had 1 elevator

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
All food except the pizza sandwiches and guy fury burgers were half eaten by it wasn't great, all the food was bland

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5
The big show was only on 4 often 7 nights.they didnt have five in movies and the comedy show even had a repeat as show on a night there was no other entertainment so you either did nothing or watched it again.

Entertainment

3 out of 5
Same shows that are in all Carnival ships.60s, 70s and 80s music show and Motown, same old shoes they've played the last 7 years or so.

Children's Programs

2 out of 5
Camp ocean Watson tje 5the deck at the very front by peoples staterooms, they didnt have the glow party when they said they would and I paid for babysitting so my kids could do the party.my 3year old had an accident and they left her in dirty underwear, twice!

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Our dining room waiters would ignore us for drinks since water was on the table already and only some in our group had bought the drink package, the staff only paid attention to them. We had 2kids at the table and we had to ask for crayons and kids menu each night and on past cruises this was automatic.

Ship Quality

2 out of 5
2 pools on tjelidadecksou ded good but all the music was at one pool and they allowed smoking st the secondpool so e everyone was piled up at the first pool where smoking was not allowed and they had the music

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
No complaints about the room

Ports of call

Tampa, Florida

2 out of 5

George Town, Grand Cayman

4 out of 5
Stingray city and Turtle farm was fun. They would not let you snorkel at stingraywhich was a bummer and you can't pick up the turtles anymore at the turtle farm

Mahogany Bay, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

5 out of 5
Best snorkeling ever

Belize City, Belize

4 out of 5
Peoplearwvery friendly there, cave Tubing was fun a second time

Cozumel, Mexico

3 out of 5
Everything is so expensive, you are nickel and time for everything especially photos.you pay for an excursion and then photos by you aren't allowed to use your own camera at the dolphin discovery

Disembarkation

2 out of 5
1 elevator and if you don't have a freehamdylu can't use the escalator. After your tropylu bought souvenirs and liquor and you must take the elevator which took almost 45 minus to get to the first floor
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