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Carnival Pride Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

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Helpful Votes: 4

Overall rating:

4.2 out of 5
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Carnival Pride

14 Night Southern Caribbean Carnival Journeys (Baltimore Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 03, 2019

Ship: Carnival Pride

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 6253

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

This was our first 14 day cruise. Very nice experience. would strongly recommend for mature, retired individuals to take the November time frame.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Smooth, the wife needed a little extra assistance, which we got very quickly.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
The first night the food was just okay. The quality and taste improved as the cruise went on.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
We wanted to take some of the fitness classes but they only had very early classes and the room was rather cold.

Entertainment

4 out of 5
as an ex-performer the shows were OK, but you have to keep in mind you are on a moving ship. would like to have seen and actually full Broadway type of performance.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The crew and staff was wonderful. very accommodating and attentive to what ever you need.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
The only draw back was the casino (because of the smoking) A lot of activity was on the same floor and the smoke would flow into the same area.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
The Size, was great, the cleanliness was good and GioDana was very attentive to all our needs.

Ship tip

If you have electronic make sure to bring a power strip. it helps.

Ports of call

Baltimore, Maryland

4 out of 5
Just walked around the location.

Frederiksted, St. Croix, U.S.V.I.

5 out of 5
booked an excursion once we arrived. Wonderful tour and very comfortable.

Basseterre, St. Kitts

4 out of 5
Did book the rail and sail excursion. would have like to swim but the time was limited.

Fort-De-France, Martinique

4 out of 5
Booked excursion locally, this was perfect for the wife and I because we were able to shape our excursion to see and do what we wanted to do.

Bridgetown, Barbados

3 out of 5
booked the panoramic view of Barbados tour. A little disappointing because we arrived on Sunday and everything was shutdown. Plus, the bus had very small seats, not very comfortable.

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

5 out of 5
One of my favorite island book the Golden Eagle tour. Great fun, snorkeling was good but the gear fogged up fast. The beach was nice but small.

San Juan, Puerto Rico

4 out of 5
Nice excursion called favorites of San Juan. the driver was very knowledgeable and took the time to point out key sites and points of interest.

Grand Turk Island

4 out of 5
booked and excursion once we arrived. Small island but knowledgeable driver. He made the excursion worth the money. The beaches were the best part of this island.

Disembarkation

4 out of 5
Delay due to North-Eastern storm. but still very smooth.

Traveler Photos

Flying pterodactyl (Frigate) Lunch!!
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