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Carnival Miracle Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 18

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
Carnival Miracle

7 Night Western Caribbean (Tampa Roundtrip)

Sail date: July 07, 2019

Ship: Carnival Miracle

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Large Group

Reviewed: 11 months ago

Review summary

I would recommend Carnival Miracle After it’s renovated after March 2020. Overall, we still had a fantastic time

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Fast well worth purchasing faster to the fun your cabin is ready & luggage was at the door!!

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
I’m only giving two starts because of the FLYS in MOST of the dinning areas especially in Horatio’s Restaurant. I’ve been on several cruises & never experienced anything like it. They also were in Nick & Nora’s Steak house ruined the dinning experience waving flys off the table & away from the food.

Bacchus Dining Room

5 out of 5

Excellent food

Bar

5 out of 5

Awesome all bar tenders were great

Fountainhead Cafe

4 out of 5

Relaxing great place to play trivia games

Grand Buffet

2 out of 5

If there were no FLYS I’d give it a better rating the food was awesome but to defend your food from flys landing on it & the tables drink stations was absolutely gross

Horatio's Lido Restaurant

2 out of 5

Again the good was awesome the flys was disgusting. Staff couldn’t do more yo rid of the Flys. This was not my first cruise so I don’t believe the flys come from the ports they were on board st sea!! Ewwwww!!

Mad Hatter's Ball Lounge

5 out of 5

Comedy shows excellent!! Kept us all in stitches laughing!!

Pizzeria

5 out of 5

Awesome fresh mozzarella cheese made fresh to order couldn’t be better!! Crust made fresh!!no cardboard & ketchup pizza here this is the real deal!!

Restaurants

1 out of 5

The main dinning room was aware of our large party of 28 .. once on board, we tipped the Marta d to keep us all sitting together. Sorry to say it sis not happen, 5 of us were seated away from the party of 28. Very disappointing the wait staff food was awesome.

Nick & Nora's Steakhouse

4 out of 5

Food was awesome I give it 4 stars ... the FLYS!! Ruined the atmosphere. The chef, the staff the hostess waiters all accommodating . The fly situation is the ships issue not the staffs

Deli

5 out of 5

Loved the deli glad to see one on board simple sandwiches hit the spot

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Pools serenity deck were awesome Flys every where. We paid for the premium internet service was awful. Couldn’t stay connected, kicked off couldn’t connect had to visit guest services several times. Art suction was the high Lite if the cruise!! Nichole LaBron & staff did an incredible auction.

Guest Services/Shore Excursions

5 out of 5

Couldnt be happier great services great selection to choose from

Lido Orpheus Aft Pool

5 out of 5

A lot of fun entertainment was interesting fun kept everyone entertained funny how there were no fly’s outside only inside The buffet area!!

Photo Gallery

1 out of 5

Disorganized Could not find photos staff couldn’t tell you any order the photos were placed in. Horrible did not. It any

Spa Carnival

5 out of 5

If you don’t get a massage treatment while in board your do missing out These ladies Noxie & Faith had me so relaxed I was useless for the rest of the day! All I wanted to do is sleep

The Fun Shops

5 out of 5

Had a great time awesome

Ulysses Main Pool

5 out of 5

Plenty of chairs sometimes crowded but that’s where the fun is located!! Awesome

Spas

5 out of 5

Spa pools weren’t crowded as I said before the ship has aged & desperately needs renovations

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Bands, violinists Dj’s all5 stars the art auction was our favorite Le Bron & Nichole & staff were awesome

Phantom Main Lounge

5 out of 5

The art auction held there was awesome

Children's Programs

Did not bring children but they all looked like they were having a great time.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Staf all remembered first names James our cabin steward went out of his way to make sure our room was clean st all times . Thank you James!!!

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
I’m going to give this a 5 because the ship was clean however very dated. I also found out Miracle is going into dry doc in Jan 2020 for renovation. And. Dry well deserved

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
James did a awesome job keeping our room clean anything we needed was right there when we came back to the room!!

Ship tip

Reviews are only a suggestion. Experience the ship your self we had an awesome time

Ports of call

Tampa, Florida

5 out of 5
Did not do excursion from the area never been to the port was easy to access & find the parking garage

George Town, Grand Cayman

5 out of 5
Did the swimming with the sting rays starfish point was awesome

Mahogany Bay, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

5 out of 5
Boss underwater adventure did this excursion for the second time awesome highly recommend this excursion if you like to snorkel this is a notch up!

Belize City, Belize

5 out of 5
Snorkeling at Hol Chan Marine reserve swimming with the nurse shakes was the best part of this excursion. Took 1.5 hrs to get to the reserve by boat crew courteous friendly always put safety first awesome crew water was murky a storm came thru it was Mother Nature had a great time.

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5
Just disembarked was quiet In the island most people must had gone on excursions no other carnival ship docked was awesome not crowded!!

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Once things got on the way was pretty fast. I highly recommend paying for faster to the fun it’s well worth it
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