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Carnival Liberty Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

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

Overall rating:

2.5 out of 5
Carnival Liberty

4 Night Bahamas (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)

Sail date: October 28, 2019

Ship: Carnival Liberty

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 7249

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 8 months ago

Review summary

Wife absolutely loved the spa even though overpriced. The experience on this cruise quite a bit worse than my 7 previous cruises.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Very good

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
Didnt go to dining room or specialty restaurant. Buffet had same things as dining room menu. The quality of the food is lower than it has been.

Guy''s Burger Joint

5 out of 5

Best place to eat outside of the steakhouse

Grand Buffet

3 out of 5

Food quality was lower than previous cruises and expectations

Deli

3 out of 5

Food quality subpar to previous cruises.

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
Did not do

The Fun Shops

3 out of 5

Did not have a lot of alcohol choices. They said they were put of a lot of them because they didnt get restocked and that was at the opening of the shop on 1st day.

Spa Carnival

5 out of 5

Wife absolutely loved the spa services but are very expensive.

Guest Services/Shore Excursions

1 out of 5

Guest services would not handle my complaint about cabana rentals. Excursion desk was Unsatisfactory when it came to solving the issue.

Czar's Palace Casino

3 out of 5

Older slots. Bar service waiters were horrible. Hard to get a drink

Entertainment

2 out of 5
Stage shows are the same ones for the past few years. The groups that performed on deck 3 and casino bar were great.

Children's Programs

No kids

Service and Staff

2 out of 5
Room steward great. Never went to dining room and the bar service waiters most of the time were not existent. Used to always get called by name but seems like staff is more of a training crew and doesnt acknowledge you by name.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Kept up nicely

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Best room I ever had. Roomy and steward kept it in top notch shape.

Ship tip

Go to the dining room for breakfast. Food was better than the lido buffet.

Ports of call

Nassau, Bahamas

1 out of 5
As soon as you get off the ship, you are hounded to buy things. A lot of shops now charge a 12% tax that they call added value tax. A lot of prices are quite a bit higher than the US. 1 12oz coors light is $5. The liquor stores very expensive. A lot of people trying to sell you Marijuana.

Princess Cays (Cruise Line Private Island)

2 out of 5
Island is beautiful. Beach is very rocky. Must wear water shoes. Lot of sea urchins close to shore. Decent snorkeling from shore. Rented a adult sanctuary cabana and no security and no way to lock it up. Had items stolen from cabana and carnival refunded 20% of cost which was less than items taken. Ships crew took all the towels out of the cabana at 230 even though we still had 1.5 hrs left. Found out no towels after snorkeling in front of cabana. Captain Jack was great with the drift fishing excursion.

Disembarkation

2 out of 5
Long wait for the carnival transport to pick us up. Waited almost 2 hours.
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