Carnival Triumph Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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4-6 cruises


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2 out of 5

An okay cruise

Sail Date: June 18, 2011

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Traveled As: Singles/Friends

Room Type: Balcony

We have cruised on Royal Caribbean on other occasions which was a much better experience. I would not recommend Carnival Triumph cruise to the Caribbean to anyone.

Pros: most of staff was polite, clean rooms, entertainment was good

Cons: Did not stop at Roatan because of "rough seas"; however Royal Caribbean pulled into the same dock as we were watching; too many passengers; accessibility to main areas was poor; long lines at the buffet for breakfast and lunch; next to no service from the Maitre D; old ship, rusty areas

Recommends Carnival Triumph? No.

Ship Quality
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
Most were courteous and helpful except for the Maitre D'
Food and Dining
Singers and dancers were excellent
Cozumel, Mexico
Dolphin Excursion was excellent, but other than that it was very commericalized by the cruise line.
Don't Miss: Dolphin Excursion
Belize City, Belize
Not very impressive if you didn't take an excursion; the commercialized area run by the cruise line was okay, but the city seemed dangerous and people were constantly pressuring you to buy something from them.
Don't Miss: none
Mahogany Bay, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras
Did not dock at this port as planned; the captain said it was because of "rough seas", but they didn't seem too rough and a Royal Caribbean ship docked as we were leaving the area.

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