Very relaxing

Carnival Valor Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Experience: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 0
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
Sail Date: April 01, 2012
Ship: Carnival Valor
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 6 years ago

We missed the first port due to high winds, but the crew came up with alternative things to do with the extra sea day. We also had a few extra hours in San Juan which was nice.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Only one sit down restaurant, but the food was amazing. The main dining rooms served a variety of excellent meals. The Grill and Burrito bar were nice options for lunch. The buffet lines were extremely long and took a long time.


3 out of 5
Not as many shows or night activities as could have been. Some locations were even closed at night.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Everyone on the ship was pleseant and willing to help if needed.

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
The internet cafe was practically hidden, but no issues once there. All areas are kept very clean.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
We had an aft balcony which was fabulous since we were protected from the strong winds we encountered day 2 & 3. Position of the TV was odd and no place to sit except on the bed, unlike other cruises we've been on.

Pros: Having a balcony was great

Cons: Difficult to get a lounge chair and we missed one port

Recommends Carnival Valor? Yes!

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