Carnival Triumph Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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1 cruise (first)


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2 out of 5

More like a carnival than a cruise

Sail Date: May 26, 2012

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Balcony

This was our first cruise and it was disappointing. The shows were 2nd rate, everything to drink except water, tea and milk cost extra and was expensive, we were constantly bombarded with pitches to spend on and off the ship which took most of the joy out of the trip.

Pros: Room staff were professional and pleasant

Cons: Food was borderline OK, events were 2nd rate, too many added costs

Recommends Carnival Triumph? No.

Service and Staff
Staff was generally friendly and accomodating, but were there to sell which at times became annoying.
Ship Quality
Older ship, dated interior, public areas crowded and staff struggled to keep them clean. The pools were tiny and overcrowded.
2nd or 3rd rate shows.
Food and Dining
Average at best. Staff did a good job serving most of the time.
Cabin / Stateroom
Well kept by the staff.

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