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Carnival Paradise Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Reviews: 0
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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5 Night Western Caribbean (Tampa Roundtrip)
Sail Date: July 14, 2012
Ship: Carnival Paradise
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 5 years ago
Beautiful ship, very clean. Updated decor, except for cabins. Cayman Islands and Cozumel were beautiful as well. I highly recommend the dolphin excursion and snorkeling at Chakanaab Park. Amazing! I definitely want to go on another cruise and go back to Cozumel!

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Delicious food and excellent service!


5 out of 5
Lots of fun activities for all ages and tastes!

Children's Programs

5 out of 5
I do not have children\, but they seemed to be having a great time.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Super-friendly staff who knew our names! Very polite.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Easy to get around in for the most part\, beautiful decor and very clean.

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Very comfortable beds\, awesome shower\, but small and dated decor. Also\, window had not been cleaned.

Pros: Super-friendly service\, lots of activites day and night\, and the ocean views! I highly recommend this cruise--it was so much fun and an experience I will always remember!

Recommends Carnival Paradise? Yes!

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