Propulsion Problems

Carnival Triumph Cruise Review to Mexico

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
Sail Date: January 28, 2013
Ship: Carnival Triumph
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 5 years ago

This was our 2nd cruise on the Triumph, ship was delayed getting into port and we did not board until 6:00 pm that evening (should have been onboard at 12:00 pm.). After boarding, at 7:25pm we were told the ship would only make 1 port Progreso, (signed up for Progreso and Cozemul). Booked cruise for anytime dining and was changed with no notification. Housekeeping was great, that was the positive on this crew. Carnival kept all information until last minute and was not forthcoming on the information. I felt if the ship had mechanical problems (text said propulsion problems) Carnival should have canceled the cruise or at least offered discounts on future cruises.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Booked cruise 40 days before and our dining time was changed the day of cruise.Found 3 moldy hot dog buns on Lido deck serving line.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


3 out of 5

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Staff was repeating what Carnival told them.

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Carnival said the ship had a propulsion problem and downplyed the extent of the problem.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Great cabin
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