975 Carnival Splendor Tips


Oct 08, 2015

Best Bring your own soft drinks or be in for a real challenge unless you like lemonade or tea.


Oct 14, 2015

Don't miss the evening shows in the Spectacular Lounge. Great entertainment nightly.


Dec 30, 2015

Any Time dining was not a relaxing or convenient experience on this ship. Every other ship we have been on, it was fast and immediately seated. On this ship, there was not sufficient space allocated for anytime dining in comparison to assigned seats.


Feb 11, 2016

Deck 6 forward, as far front as you could possibly get is a hidden secret. We were the only 2 there. We saw a lot of flying fish. It was so neat. Take pair of binoculars to use while out on deck or on your balcony. I plan on buying a pair.


Jan 25, 2017

Same advice we would give everyone on a cruise. DO STUFF! Your cabin's just a place to sleep.


Jan 29, 2017

Go see Jocelyn at the El Mojito for a tasty martini!


Feb 08, 2017

Easy to cut through deck 7 rooms to get to either side of the ship. Definitley get a suite, if you can budget for it. Totally worth the money!


Feb 02, 2017

The bbq restaurant is a good place to go


Jan 27, 2017

Check out the grill, burrito bar and bb q. Dance😊


May 04, 2017

The Gold Pearl Restaurant is extremely hard to find-- it's in the back of the ship on Decks 3/4, but you can't get there by walking to the back on Deck 4-- there is a lounge in the way. Go up to Deck 5, walk all the way to the back of the ship, then go down to Deck 4 or 3 to access the Gold Pearl.


Jun 13, 2017

You need less clothes and shoes than you think!! at lease for this cruise destination.


Jun 09, 2017

Any cruise is a good cruise. The ship is nice and well maintained. Entertainment at night was average. The Comedians made up for that. They were super.


Jul 24, 2017

Remember that you're coming on the ship to enjoy the cruise and not what someone review said about the ship. Your trip is what you make it, and not what's someone's said.


Jun 14, 2017

Have dinner in the steak house at least one night.


Aug 16, 2017

Review itinerary of events the night before so as to benefit from all the various activities the ship has to offer and or download the ship's app for daily update. Try to book shore excursions prior to your sail date so as to get the ones you are truly interested in doing.


Sep 21, 2017

First time cruisers should have a personal concierge at least for the 1st hour of their arrival. The cruise should have multiple activity engagement people. Carnival should not slave their employees to the point that they cannot even talk to the guests. They work hard but they are very robotic and they look overwhelmed.


Sep 03, 2017

Make sure to be selective of your room.


Oct 17, 2017

Buy drink package and any excursions prior to boarding the lines are very long and you waste an extreme amount of time in them

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