My (Our) First Cruise

Carnival Valor Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Reviews: 0
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
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7 Night Exotic Western Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)
Sail Date: June 14, 2009
Ship: Carnival Valor
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 8 years ago
Big, beautiful, and clean!

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
All choices were excellent. The dining room faire was exquisite! The waiters were fantastic and very professional.


5 out of 5
The shows were great and the dancing revue fantastic. Tex the Director was amusing and so was the English Assistant Director.

Children's Programs

3 out of 5
While we had no children with us, my wife and I were impressed with the governing of minor children on board and throughout the cruise.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Wilson our Maitre'd allowed us to change our seating times in the Washington dining room!

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Big, beutiful, and clean

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
I picked a great stateroom with balcony. Near the pool and other amenities-10th deck
5 out of 5
Beach and snorkeling.
5 out of 5
Jimmy Buffet's "Margaritaville"- Cheeseburger in Paradise!
Don't Miss: Jimmy Buffet's "Margaritaville"- Cheeseburger in Paradise!
5 out of 5
Beach and tour
5 out of 5
Beach and snorkeling, kayaking.

Pros: Everything

Cons: Pool too small for laps!

Recommends Carnival Valor? Yes!

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