Carnival Sensation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

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4-6 cruises


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2 out of 5

mediocre cruise

Sail Date: November 01, 2013

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Oceanview

Not great, waiters and photographers were intrusive and aggressive, had to be told multiple times. Pool is tiny and cold only one pool one hot tub didn't work the first day and the other was cold on second day. Dining room was awful, rolls were hard, fruit not ripe as 's lasagna looked like cat food. We walked out and ate at the grill the rest of the trip. We went to play laser tag and found out that it cost us ten dollars for five minutes with no mention of any fee in activities paper. Even our safe didn't work sand required four separate visits before it worked. One nice touch was upon returning from Nassau there was a dj playing outside the ship with complimentary cups of ice cold water.

Pros: omelet bar, housekeeping

Cons: dining room and ship itself

Recommends Carnival Sensation? No.

Ship Quality
Only 1 . Very small pool. Clean but outdated decor.
Food and Dining
Dining room was awful, ate at buffet in grill, great omelet bar.
Cabin / Stateroom
Safe didn't work until several repair attempts, could smell smoke the entire time on Riviera deck.
Service and Staff
Drink waiters and photographers were pushy, rude and intrusive.
Too loud, game shows were good, unadvertised extra charges.
Children's Programs
Friendly but could not find them, kept missing them

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