better then expected

Carnival Sensation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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4 Night Bahamas (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)
Sail Date: August 06, 2006
Ship: Carnival Sensation
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 11 years ago

Being a family that has cruised often, but never on Carnival, we weren't sure what to expect. Ship was clean, nice sized cabins, very friendly staff.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
OUTSTANDING DINNERS!!!! As good or better than Celebrity or Royal Caribbean. Attentive dining room service.


5 out of 5
Curves show was not too good. The 80's show was excellent. Good overall entertainment...

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
All, were friendly except sushi chef.....

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Good sized ship although it took a while to navigate the decks as many did not go from end to end...

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Very plaeasantly surprised with size of cabin and decor. The bathroom had a urine odor which they could not get rid of.
3 out of 5
Nassau had decent shopping and take the taxi to Paradise Island for the beaches.
1 out of 5
Freeport a dump at the dock.. Beaches were good.

Pros: dinners were outstanding

Cons: breakfast and lunch buffets were mediocre/no ping-pong/sprinkles

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