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Carnival Magic Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 11

Overall rating:

4.1 out of 5
Carnival Magic

8 Night Eastern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 04, 2020

Ship: Carnival Magic

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 11256

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Wife and I took our 2 college students and our oldest daughter and her family (2 grandsons) on cruise to celebrate our upcoming 25th wedding anniversary (February). Had a great time.

Embarkation

4 out of 5
One of the smoothest, thus far (6 cruises)

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
Love the Alchemy Bar. Food was just slightly better than average. Sea day brunch menu has changed, not for the better. Italian restaurant was disappointing.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5

Entertainment

4 out of 5
Very entertaining

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Excellent staff interactions

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Love the Spa!

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Great, especially having balcony divider opened for our children next door.

Ports of call

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

4 out of 5
Hotel very close, embarkation was smooth.

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

5 out of 5

Basseterre, St. Kitts

5 out of 5

San Juan, Puerto Rico

5 out of 5
Loved it, but shore time could have been longer.

Grand Turk Island Did not visit port

Winds too high to dock

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Smoot, with long waits for elevator since wife and I wife had 2 bags each
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