Carnival Splendor Cruise Review to Mexico

Contributor Level: Purser

4-6 cruises


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3 out of 5

Cruising seems to have gone downhill

Sail Date: September 02, 2012

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Balcony

Overall, the elegance of cruising was absent on this cruise.

Pros: Good entertainment


Recommends Carnival Splendor? No.

Ship Quality
This ship is only four years old and well maintained. Spacious rooms and walkways. The main pool and sun deck has a retractable cov er which remained open for the duration of our sailing.
Food and Dining
The dining room was open for breakfast and lunch on ly three of the six days. Food was routine; decent but not as scrumptious as I remember on previous cruises.
Cabin / Stateroom
The \"comfy king-size bed\" was a futon on a steel frame. It was terrible. I slept on the foam sofa and this was a balcony suite.
Service and Staff
Our steward\, Agnes\, was charming and diligent. Our waiter\, Max\, was grumpy during the first 2 days. He actually told a woman at our table\, \"It's not time to place your order.\" and walked away from her.
Good comedians. The main stage show lacked the spark that brings the audience to their feet. Smaller room entertainment was good.

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