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Carnival Sensation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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4 Night Bahamas (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)
Sail Date: September 14, 2008
Ship: Carnival Sensation
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 9 years ago

I would only recommend this ship for a younger crowd (21-35) with no kids. I traveled with a friend of mine who went on this same boat 2 years ago and she said NOTHING had changed; same shows and comedians. If you have kids it might be hard finding things for them to do. The pool is VERY small and is divided into two halves; one half is where the slide dumps people out so it is rather dangerous.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
There was not one good review at dinner any night. I ended up skipping dinner the last night because I knew I would not be satisfied. Room service is okay food.


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
3 out of 5
Pretty good overall
3 out of 5
I have been to Freeport twice. Once on Spring break in college and once on this past cruise. It was great for college spring break, not so great for snorkeling or sight seeing. I most likely won't do this port again.
Don't Miss: Banna Boat ride

Pros: Free Food, friendly staff, Clean rooms

Cons: Shows were very outdated, Decor of Ship (also outdated)

Recommends Carnival Sensation? Yes!

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