not what we expected

Carnival Spirit Cruise Review to Mexico

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Reviews: 0
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall Rating:

1 out of 5
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8 Night Mexican Riviera (San Diego Roundtrip)
Sail Date: January 15, 2009
Ship: Carnival Spirit
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 9 years ago

We were very dissaponted with the costs while aboard. Drinks costs were excessive $8 to $14. We did not enjoy paying for every little thing once on board. Nothing is free except food. Even bottled water was expensive.
We did not receive the rooms we wanted even though we booked early in May. They offered a room change for $250. Thanks so much. We have decided to never cruise Carnival again because of that and no one seemed to care when we told them that. A bad experience to say the least

Food and Dining

5 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
3 out of 5
Big and busy. Not very clean. Taxi costs were priced out or sight.
5 out of 5
Clean and nice beaches
3 out of 5
To spread out to do anything without hiring one of their expensive taxis

Pros: The ports of call

Cons: The costs while aboard

Recommends Carnival Spirit? No.

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