Carnival Sunshine Feb. 5-13/2016

Carnival Sunshine Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 5
Helpful Votes: 13

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
8 Night Southern Caribbean (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)
Sail Date: February 05, 2016
Ship: Carnival Sunshine
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 8104
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 2 years ago

Overall, pleased with the cruise.  However, Carnivals dining room food leaves much to be desired.  We booked about 6 months in advance, we requested early seating for our party of 6.  We didn't receive early, your time or our entire groups seating.  It took 3 days and several tries to finally get our seating for 6 at 8:15 pm.  We requested early seating because one of our party is diabetic and she likes to be able to control when she eats on a regular time. 


The food was ok, but nothing to get excited about especially if you compare the food quality and variety to say Royal Caribbean Cruises.  The head waiter and asst. were wonderful, attentive and prompt.  The maître d was unmoved by our requests and very inattentive. 


This was our third Carnival Cruise, a disappointment from our others. 


The entertainment onboard was mediocre, however, the comedians were very good.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Nice cabin, directly behind the bridge. Still had a good view and could frequently see the ships officers which I liked.
5 out of 5
3 out of 5
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