CARNIVAL SENSATION Wouldn't do it again!

Carnival Sensation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

1 out of 5
Sail Date: May 01, 2008
Ship: Carnival Sensation
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 9 years ago

When we boarded the Sensation in Port Canaverial I immediately smelled a very strong unpleasant ordor.

I thought to myself, how could I have misinterepted the photos I had seen of this ship. The decor seemed so cheap. The crowd consisted of so many ghetto types. We were immediately lost and actually found a map of the ship the last day of our cruise. We found our cabin, a very small room with a window. The room smelled like a port a potty for the entire cruise, I kept thinking the smell would go away but it never did. It did lessen some with the bathroom door closed. Our luggage got lost. I found it later that night after reporting it lost in front of another cabin's door. A container in my luggage was opened, I don't know how this occured but my entire contents were soaked. The Dining Room breakfast was terrible, my eggs benedict had hardened hollendise sause poured atop a tasteless egg that tasted like it had been cooked for hours. The cheap food that you found on the Lido deck was just a grade above hospital food with the fried shrimp being the only exception.

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
As I mentioned above, it's a grade above hospital food but not as good as a resturants buffet.


1 out of 5
That nasty comedian they have for their adult entertainment is lucky to have her job.

Service and Staff

1 out of 5
Harassed by the women taking photos, NO MEANS NO!

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
This is a worn out ship - If you like staying in cheap motels and hospital food with run down furnishing then you'll be ideal for this cruise.

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
Bed was very hard and uncomfortable. I had a difficult time sleeping on the ship. If you have a bad back I would think hard about going on this cruise.

Pros: Their ability to quickly take your money for drinks on the Lido Deck

Cons: Ghetto Party Ship

Recommends Carnival Sensation? No.

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