An OK cruise and some OK ports

Carnival Sensation Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 14

Overall rating:

4.3 out of 5
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Carnival Sensation

5 Night Eastern Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 09, 2019

Ship: Carnival Sensation

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: R183

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Enjoyed the cruise itself. The seas were a little rough for most of the trip. Our only complaint, and a complaint of many guests, was the smell of marijuana that would fill our room almost hourly. They addressed it right away with warning letters, but no action was ever taken. I also wasn't very happy that the best seats on the deck were for the smokers

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Was very fast and efficient

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Breakfast dining could have been a lot better

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Children's Programs

No kids

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
For an older ship, it was very clean

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Couldn't complain at all about the cabin. Always kept clean and larger than some I've been on

Ports of call

Miami, Florida

5 out of 5

Amber Cove (Puerto Plata), Dominican Republic

2 out of 5
Very boring. We were the only ship at port and it was very boring. Nothing to do there but swim in the pool and zip line. We didn't book any excursions. The shopping was horrible, typical tourist crap

Grand Turk Island

4 out of 5
Still ended up having to rent an umbrella and seats. Not very many open free seats or umbrellas

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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