Carnival Magic Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
Verified Review
4 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)
Sail Date: February 19, 2015
Ship: Carnival Magic
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 8220
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 3 years ago

We had a beautiful room balcony front, and in spite of cold choppy ride down to Cozumel we felt very secure. It was way warmer on the way back. Service is impeccable, food in the dining hall is average but splurge a little extra for the restaurants and you won't be disappointed. The entertainment, shows and spa 5 star. Definitely get the serenity spa pass to the steam/dry saunas and mineral tub worth every cent we used it daily. The one day in port is too short! We will be planning a longer cruise next time for sure. The outdoor activities were a blast, water slide, put put golf, games pool parties awesome cocktails. We don't recommend the drink pass pay as you go you will save hundreds of dollars. This is a very family oriented ship so if you are young single and hoping to meet someone don't take the magic. Tons of kids but all were well behaved we didn't see a single tantrum or tear just laughter and smiles. We would take this cruise again if we need a break from the cold.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship Tip

Get a front room and splurge for the balcony 7th floor and higher are the most quiet and comfortable. But you probably wont be in it much. Be ok standing in line its a great way to meet new people and read your daily menu of things to do. Stay active and dont forget the to take Dramamine.

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