Carnival Sensation: Not so Sensational

Carnival Sensation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Reviews: 0
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
Sail Date: January 01, 2013
Ship: Carnival Sensation
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 5 years ago
The whole ship was disappointing. By far the worst Carnival Cruise I've ever been on. The ship was dirty especially in public restrooms and the spa facilities. Every single hot tub was inoperable the entire voyage. Our stateroom was super noisy and developed a toxic smell of gasoline and paint thinner. We had to be moved to a different room where the AC unit and TV were not as functional. Linens were dirty and stained... this included towels and robes in all areas of the ship. Deck chairs were broken and filthy with bird crap. The only pool also had to be closed and drained for our final day at sea when we needed it the most. And to top it off... we were supposed to have a birthday celebration on our second night/the only formal night\, that was completely forgotten about and ignored.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

1 out of 5

Ship Quality

1 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5

Pros: The food was the highlight of the trip.

Cons: The service\, the ship\, and the destinations were pretty disappointing.

Recommends Carnival Sensation? No.

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