Carnival Pride Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 7

Overall rating:

4.2 out of 5
Carnival Pride

7 Night Bahamas (Baltimore Roundtrip)

Sail date: February 17, 2019

Ship: Carnival Pride

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 7145

Traveled as: Family (young children)

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

We had an amazing cruise. Every worked had a smile on their face and always said good morning or good evening. I commend all the staff on the ship especially with all their hard work. Only concern I had was leaving Baltimore and how long it took to board and leave the port.


2 out of 5
Had to load on board 2hrs later. Then never left Baltimore til 1130pm.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
All food was amazing! Desserts too!

Redfrog Rum Pub

5 out of 5

Staff were great and fun!!

Grand Buffet

5 out of 5

Food was great! Dessert too

Normandie Restaurant

3 out of 5

Food was ok. Wish there was a kids meal menu

Guy's Burger Joint

5 out of 5

Burgers were amazing

Renaissance Atrium and Bar

3 out of 5

Drinks were good.. service was slow


4 out of 5

Great food! However I did witness a non staff member grab fries out of the pan the staff were placing on cruisers plates.

David's Steakhouse

5 out of 5

Meal was excellent. Dessert was amazing with the presentation of it being made in front of us!

Cherry on Top

4 out of 5

My kids loved this!! Kid friendly!

Bonsai Sushi

4 out of 5

Staff were atentative and food was great!

BlueIguana Tequila Bar

4 out of 5

Took a little bit to get beverages but workers were pleasant

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Live shows, kids shows, swimming and hot tub were all great!

Venus Lido Pool

5 out of 5

Kids loved this pool and the hot tub. Very friendly area!

The Fun Shops

4 out of 5

Lots of fun things to buy!

Apollo Forward Pool

3 out of 5

This was a great area until the pool broke down.


5 out of 5
Music, shows. Etc were great. Enjoyed comedy shows as well

Taj Mahal Main Lounge

4 out of 5

Loved this area and the shows that occured!

Children's Programs

4 out of 5
Kids loved everything!

Real Virtuality Video Arcade

4 out of 5

Kids loved this area!

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Our steward Rianto was amazing! Made sure all our needs were met. Extremely friendly, called us by our first names and answered any questions we have had. He really made our experience amazing! He made part of our cruise even better. We certainly appreciated all he did!!!

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Beds were comfortable. Needed additional pillows but everything else was clean and comfy!

Ports of call

Baltimore, Maryland

3 out of 5
Took forever to get through luggage checks and onto ship. Even longer to leave port.

Princess Cays (Cruise Line Private Island)

5 out of 5
Beach day was amazing! Family oriented! Which there was another day just like this one!

Nassau, Bahamas

4 out of 5
Wish there was more info given for things to do. Was difficult walking around with younger children. Did however enjoy the distillery

Freeport, Grand Bahama Island

5 out of 5
Our excursion was cancelled. We did not know it was until we got to land and asked where to go. Wish we were notified in advance. Kids were very disappointed


4 out of 5
No concerns
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