Carnival Splendor Cruise Review to Mexico

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3 out of 5

Not up to normal Splendor standards

Sail Date: October 01, 2012

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Inside

Been on this ship 3 times and loved it. This time the music was bad. Catered to loud DJ's playing rap type music for hours all sounding the same. No one danced. Should have had mixed music. 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's, country, reggae instead of just constant loud rap type beat music. Lots of people stayed away from the Lido deck as the DJ's sucked big time. 35 yr olds to 65 yr olds mostly pay for cruises. They should get their type of music. Even if it was current it was unrecognizable to 98 %. Also Craig the director was horrible. He did nothing but announce things
from above. You rarely saw him and his accent was difficult to understand.

Pros: Room convenience

Cons: Music. They changed to DJ's instead of Bands

Recommends Carnival Splendor? No.

Ship Quality
Food and Dining
As week went on vegetables got soggy\, less types of fresh vegetables\, shrimps were soggy and chicken was served in 3rds of original size.
Cabin / Stateroom
Only complaint was towel animals were not changed daily.
Service and Staff
Yvonna our dining room girl was the best in the black pearl. Always smiling and anticipated your every need.
Music DJ's were big disappointment.

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