Carnival Cruise

Carnival Triumph Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 9

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
Verified Review
4 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)
Sail Date: September 03, 2015
Ship: Carnival Triumph
Cabin Type: Inside
Cabin Number: 1245
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

This was a good get away cruise! Lots of good stuff and of course, some things that could have been better.  First, it's NOT all-inclusive! The only thing all-inclusive is your food (unless you want a better cut of meat and then they charge you) and your room.  All alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks they charge you for and are ALWAYS trying to upcharge you.  The mattresses are horrible and very uncomfortable.  I would have expected a lot better quality of mattresses.  Not much shopping and shops available on board which was very surprising.  The casino was SO smoky it was hard to even gamble and play in there.  If you are looking for an "adult" get-away this is probably not the cruise for you.  TONS of kids on board and TONS of college kids and young adults acting like they were in the club...LOL.  I will leave it at that.  The service was great! Food was good! The Martini Bar is amazing!!! The Piano Bar was a lot of fun...but, he needs to play different songs each night.  It was the same gig every night...even when people were putting requests in.  He faked the request and played what he wanted.  The comedy shows were great but performed the same show 2 different nights.  They should come with multiple performances.  The Rhome Lounge shows were really good! They need to have them every night on the ship.  The photographers were really good on-board just expensive.  We did the dolphin excursion and loved it! The food at the resort was great! Really wish we would have had more time at Cozumel.  Perhaps next time we will try a different cruise line.  This was truly the "party ship" which is great, but too many crazy young adults and younger children. 

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Mattresses are HORRIBLE. They are like a low end hotel grade mattress. The bedding is nice but the mattresses will kill you.
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Was this review helpful? 6

Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Other Reviews Of This Sailing

* is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top