Carnival never again!

Carnival Valor Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 7

Overall Rating:

1 out of 5
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7 Night Southern Caribbean (San Juan Roundtrip)
Sail Date: June 02, 2013
Ship: Carnival Valor
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 4 years ago

This is our third cruise (first on Carnival). And we were let down from the very beginning. The food was less than good, the staff seemed miserable, and the shows were not spaced out properly (they were also less than acceptable). The Elegant nights were a joke!

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
Same food every night! Dessertswere not edible. Was that really cheesecake or flan?

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5


1 out of 5
The comics were horrible, the karaoke was a bore. Seemed like Carnival provided us with opportunities to self entertain.They did not provide god entertainment!

Children's Programs

1 out of 5
The program was closed every time we tried to utilize it. It was open at 7pm when the family shows started...poor planning!

Service and Staff

1 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
seemed to be updated, only plus to this cruise

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Ship Tip

Carnival closes the buffets just as everyone is returning to the ship from the islands. This causes the lines for the grill and pizza to be an hour long. Mongolian and burritos is only open for short periods, Usually when you are on an excursion. Again...poor planning!

3 out of 5
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