Carnival Valor Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Contributor Level: Deck Hand

Experience
1 cruise (first)

Review
1

Helpful Votes
2

3 out of 5

Great Introduction to Cruises

Sail Date: November 25, 2007

Reviewed: 6 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Balcony

This was our first time on a cruise, but it certainly will not be the last time. We really enjoyed the relaxed and casual atmosphere on the ship, and the freedom to do or not do the activities. The service of the staff was fantastic, with the exception of the gym staff. We paid extra for yoga classes, but the instructors were less than enthusiastic about teaching them. Advertised aerobics classes were either taught reluctantly or even cancelled. So do not count on group exercise on this ship. We did however get plenty of exercise walking up and down the stairs, as evidenced by the lack of the dreaded 10 pound weight gain reported for cruise ship passengers.

Pros: Freedom to chose activities

Cons: Quality of group exercise was less than expected

Recommends Carnival Valor? Yes!

Cozumel, Mexico
Beach was not more rocky than expected.
Cozumel, Mexico
Beach was not more rocky than expected.
George Town, Grand Cayman
Must do the submarine ride.
Belize City, Belize
Cave tubing was fantastic, except that too many people were allowed on at the same time.
George Town, Grand Cayman
Must do the submarine ride.
Belize City, Belize
Cave tubing was fantastic, except that too many people were allowed on at the same time.
Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras
Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras


Was this review helpful? 2

Be the first to comment


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.

Anonymous



*Cruiseline.com 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. Cruiseline.com does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. Cruiseline.com is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top