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Carnival Triumph Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 12

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
Verified Review
5 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)
Sail Date: February 13, 2012
Ship: Carnival Triumph
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 6 years ago
Our other cruise was a 7 day on Rhapsody of the Seas and this cruise was more relaxed. We chose not to do the dress up dinner but were well taken care of in the cafeteria. We enjoyed the casino and played bingo for one session. Dining our own time was great as we got to meet new people every evening. We especially enjoyed the show Friday night - the first one we attended as we are "early to Bed" folks. We had our last breakfast in the Paris dining room and enjoyed being served instead of standing in line at the South Beach Cafeteria. All ship's personnel were accommodating and cheerful. If we could only avoid that day of debarcation - that really gets tedious!

Food and Dining

5 out of 5


3 out of 5
What happened to the show just after the 6 o'clock meal? We older folks couldn't make it to the 10 o'clock so missed all until the last day when I convinced my husband to stay up a little later.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
One thing: We went to the library several times to get some reading material and the cabinets were all locked and no one in attendance - even though the sign said that puzzles and games were available.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
We enjoyed the size of our balcony room on deck 10. Pim kept it in great shape for us.

Pros: It is wonderful being waited upon, not having any responsibilities other than to appear for dinner.

Cons: The noise on the Lido deck when they were showing movies, etc., talking with another person was nearly impossible.

Recommends Carnival Triumph? Yes!

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