Carnival Sensation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

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4-6 cruises


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3 out of 5

Cruising with teenagers!

Sail Date: June 08, 2008

Reviewed: 9 years ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Oceanview

I really think this was a great cruise. I would most definately recommend if you are traveling with teenagers to let them take a friend the same age. My girls are 13 and 17 and the activities were broken up in ages 12-15 and 16-18 so they were not able to do things together. My husband is already talking about another trip for next summer and letting them both take a friend. He also wants to go for a longer trip. This trip was 4 days and three nights.

Pros: I felt totally safe about my girls walking around the ship alone.

Cons: They complained that there wasn't enough to do together because of the age seperation for the clubs in their age group.

Recommends Carnival Sensation? Yes!

Children's Programs
I was expecting more for my teenagers to do and my girls did complained about not having things to do together.
Ship Quality
The ship size was good. Never did I feel cramped.
Cabin / Stateroom
I booked two rooms with a window view and it was perfect for my family. My girls had their space and we had ours.
I am not much of a club person but if you are you would like to travel Carnival Sensation it offers a lot of clubs at night.
Food and Dining
I ordered room service for breakfast every morning and it was great not having to get up early and stand in line for breakfast.
Service and Staff
We were always greeted with a smile and every need we had was met.
Nassau, Bahamas
We did a horse and buggy tour and it was very educational. We also did a glass bottom boat tour and it was not what I expected. I felt like that was a waste of time and money.
Don't Miss: The horse and buggy tour.
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
We went to the beach at Freeport and rode a bannah boat as a family and my girls really enjoyed that.
Don't Miss: Water activities.

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