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Carnival Sunshine Cruise Review to Canada, New England, New York

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 7

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
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5 Night Canada/New England (New York Roundtrip)
Sail Date: October 08, 2016
Ship: Carnival Sunshine
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 9192
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 1 year ago

First, the good. The staff was friendly and very helpful. The food in the dining room was very good and the staff very professional. The ship had a lot of nice little bars and areas. I suggest that you explore as soon as you can to find them. Guys Burgers are great! Very nice water rides and activities on upper deck.

The in the buffet is not good. Stick to the dining room. You can sign up for "your time dining" for more convenience. Also, the Wok and Italian for lunch is not great. A few small shops. However, there is not one that sells basics you may have forgotten...toothpaste, pain medications etc.  The shows were poor. Not the quality of others ships. Room was ok, lots of storage but a little tight. We had some bad weather while in port(not Carnivals fault) however everything on the ship is shut down, nothing to do for 9 hours, especially for kids.

All in all, it was ok but your $ can be better spent on another ship.


Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Dining room only


1 out of 5

Children's Programs

3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

1 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Mold growing between the double pane window.

Ship Tip

Try another Carnival ship

5 out of 5

At Sea

3 out of 5
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