Not what I expected

Carnival Magic Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western


Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall Rating:

1.0 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)
Sail Date: December 20, 2015
Ship: Carnival Magic
Cabin Type: Suite
Cabin Number: 7242
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 1 year ago

We had a mini family reunion on this cruise (this was the only reason why I gave the second star, because i got to see my family member).  I feel like I paid way too much for what l got!  The food was terrible, no excitement/entertainment  on the boat that caught our eyes, and the kids club all sooooo sucked! We was on the boat cruise for 7 days and my 6 year old daughter went to the kids club (club ocean) about 2 times for about 1 hour or less each time she went there.  I would not travel carnival cruise line again, especially when traveling with my daughter!  I have to say the the workers were very nice (well most of them). But I truly believe that I got ripped off by paying so much money for that trip.  We was at sea on Christmas and no excitement, nothing at all to draw the crowd.  O yeah they had a ugly sweater contest  whoopie doooo....... never me nor my family on carnival  this was a Crying terrible and very expensive trip that was not at all worth it!  Food was nasty terrible yuck!  O and my cabin was dirty when we first came on board, dirty QTips , used tissue. Chairs was dirty. The balcony and chairs out there had bird poop on it. Not clean at all.

Food and Dining

1 out of 5

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5

Entertainment

1 out of 5

Children's Programs

1 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
Room was dirty when we first came onboard, balcony was dirty with bird poop even on the chairs. The description I was given was totally different than the cabin that I stayed in. I feel i paid way too much money for what I got. I have to say this trip was a total loss. I cant believe i paid so much for that experience. Im truly ot satisfied

Ship Tip

You need a better kids club program, my daughter didnt even get a lot of play time. This cruise was not for us. My room was dirty. I paid too much for what i got. Carnival need better entertainment / activities especially on Christmas when we are at sea i mean we did not 1 thing. The employees

3 out of 5
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