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Carnival Valor Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 3

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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Carnival Valor

7 Night Exotic Western Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail Date: September 19, 2010

Ship: Carnival Valor

Cabin Type: Inside

Traveled As: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 8 years ago

Review Summary

I really liked the Valor, the decor was not my favorite but it had a lot to offer as far as bars, places to dance, and food options.

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Food was excellent. The nightly dinners were the best I've had yet and this was my 5th cruise.

Entertainment

3 out of 5
There are 4 comedy shows to see which were fun to go to. The Nightly shows were great, but mainly consisit of singing and dancing, it would be nice to see more of a story line. The casino was great. The dance club and piano bar were very fun also.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The staff was wonderful. Our cabin steward, Gusti, was amazing.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The ship seemed very clean to me and was easy to navigate. The decor could use some updating.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
We were in an interior stateroom which felt spacious (for a cruise ship) and accommodated us very well.

Ports Of Call

Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

3 out of 5
We only went to the beach right off the port but it was very nice. It would have been nice to see the jungle of city near by.

Belize City, Belize

3 out of 5
I love Belize, but the port if rather lacking. It consists of many shops, but if you want to go to the beach it's about a 30-40 minute cab ride. There is a town you can walk into which is nice, but I would suggest doing a planned excursion.

Cozumel, Mexico

3 out of 5
Graet place to lay on the beach and beautiful waters.

George Town, Grand Cayman

5 out of 5
Great snorkeling just a short walk from the pier at a place called Eden's Rock. You snorkel off the coast at your leisure and only pay $14 per person. The coral was beautiful.

Pros: The food was excellent and the staff was truly wonderful.

Cons: The nightly shows have great singing and dancing numbers but could use more of a story line to keep your interest.

Recommends Carnival Valor? Yes!

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