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Carnival Sunshine Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

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Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 3

Overall rating:

3 out of 5
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Carnival Sunshine

8 Night Southern Caribbean (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)

Sail date: May 18, 2018

Ship: Carnival Sunshine

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 1531

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

We are Diamond members and loyal to Carnival but would like to see some changes made, especially lower to music level.


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
food wasn't up to normal. Food came out cool, not hot, variety wasn't good.

Ocean Plaza

2 out of 5

always very cold there. plus all the games are played there, very loud as is the music.

Lido Marketplace

3 out of 5

very crowded most of the time, especially on area day.

Havana Bar

4 out of 5

good place to meet for drinks, and eat a meal.

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5


1 out of 5

Sunshine Atrium

4 out of 5

Good place to meat before dining. But, again music wa so loud you couldn't cay on conversation.

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Dinning staff (Pablo and Micheal) were out standing. Our cabin steward (I Nyman) was great.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Needs some TLC.

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Ship tip

Very cold in all areas except on pool area, make sure to bring a sweater. Never could get cabin cool enough, they tried. Easy to navigate around ship.

Ports of call

Port Canaveral, Florida

3 out of 5

Oranjestad, Aruba

2 out of 5
No excursion. Tour still takes you to the natural bridge that ha been down for years.

Willemstad, Curacao

3 out of 5
With two ships in port at some time couldn't get taxi or transportation to floating bridge. Having to use a walker couldn't walk the far.

Grand Turk Island

4 out of 5


5 out of 5
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