Magic oct 12 - 20

Carnival Magic Cruise Review

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 33

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
Carnival Magic

8 Night Southern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: October 12, 2019

Ship: Carnival Magic

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 8220

Traveled as: Large Group

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Overall Magic is a nice ship! Staff extremely nice and helpful! Pay the extra for the pay restaurants!

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Seemed like a lot of people but really did move quickly! Arrived at 11;00 and was in room by 12 noon and that was only because their was a delay for the last passengers getting off . Very smooth!

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Steak house and Italian well worth the money! MDR seemed below average due to choices and service a little slow. Sugar free deserts were not up to par like in past . Buffet just ok at dinner . Lunch buffet is when they have the whole cakes out on display and they are very good! Not sure why they do not have them at dinner time… So if you want to get a slice and put it in your refrigerator in your room for dinner that is always an option.

Lido Marketplace

3 out of 5

5 stars for cakes

Cucina Del Capitano

5 out of 5

Well worth the money!

The Grille

5 out of 5

The deli is very yummy πŸ˜‹ but unfortunately only 1 person working.... not sure why Carnival would not have more people working? Always 10 people deep !

Prime Steakhouse

5 out of 5

top notch

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Pools extremely crowded as always.

Entertainment

3 out of 5
DJ was good! Shows not so much, just okay!

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
cabin sreward excellent! Cabin was very clean ! Air conditioning was perfect β€˜

Ship tip

comedy club ....get in line 45 min early

Ports of call

Willemstad, Curacao

5 out of 5
Did a resort for a day with transportation, food and drinks included! 35 min bus ride to resort ! Amazing view and food !

Oranjestad, Aruba

5 out of 5
Took taxi πŸš– to eagle beach. Rented 2 chairs and umbrella for $40.00 If you go there go early then sell out of chairs pretty fast ! Also did sunset πŸŒ… catamaran cocktail cruise! It was a must do ! 2 hours and it was well worth the money!

Grand Turk Island

5 out of 5

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)

5 out of 5

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

5 out of 5

Disembarkation

5 out of 5

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