Really enjoyed the staff

Carnival Pride Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall rating:

4.1 out of 5
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Carnival Pride

7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Baltimore Roundtrip)

Sail date: April 29, 2018

Ship: Carnival Pride

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: 6107

Traveled as: Large Group

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

The staff was the best part. The ports were so-so.

Embarkation

4 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

BlueIguana Cantina

5 out of 5

Great breakfasts and lunch. Tacos and burritos were all outstanding. Didn't try the taco bowl.

Normandie Restaurant

4 out of 5

Food was good, but the service was amazing. Very attentive staff.

Ivory Piano Bar

5 out of 5

Laura was wonderful. Good banter and nice songbook.

Guy's Burger Joint

3 out of 5

Everyone else in my party liked it, but I found the burger to be underseasoned.

Chef's Choice

5 out of 5

Tremendous value for the price. Was not expecting a magician and a photo souvenir.

Beauties Dance Club

2 out of 5

Very smoky.

Alchemy Bar

5 out of 5

Knowledgable bartenders and creative cocktails

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5

Serenity

3 out of 5

Nice to not have kids around, but the adults were sometimes just as obnoxious. Wish we had a time limit on the pods to allow more people to use them.

Nobel Library

4 out of 5

Didn't realize until last day that it was a lending library.

Mini Golf

4 out of 5

Some of the illustrations for par purposes didn't quite match the holes.

Entertainment

4 out of 5

Taj Mahal Main Lounge

3 out of 5

Wish the entertainers would realize the immobile tables make many of their attempts to get us dancing impossible. The '80s revue was fantastic.

Children's Programs

3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5

Ship tip

Figure out where the smoking areas are early on so you can avoid them if desired

Ports of call

Grand Turk Island

4 out of 5

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)

4 out of 5

Freeport, Grand Bahama Island

3 out of 5

Disembarkation

4 out of 5
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