OK, not outstanding.

Carnival Valor Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern


Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

3.0 out of 5
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7 Night Southern Caribbean (San Juan Roundtrip)
Sail Date: November 10, 2013
Ship: Carnival Valor
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 6379
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 3 years ago

OK, good to get away, and a good value for the money.  Food was OK, but not outstanding.  Entertainment not quite as superb as on other cruise lines.  Vessel was clean and well-cared for.  I appreciated that the water/waitresses didn't hound us mercilessly to buy drinks, as they have on some other cruises.  Had a balcony room, that was worth the extra cost.  Formal dining room was good, but the every-evening dancing and singing by the waiters in the formal dining room was unnecessary and cheesy.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5

Entertainment

3 out of 5

Children's Programs

N/A

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Ship Tip

Extra cost for balcony was worth it. Pizza at the 24-hour pizza bar was thin. I missed being able to sit outside (e.g. on the aft decks) while eating at the buffet restaurant.

3 out of 5
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Despite cruise line's caution, we DID rent a motorbike to explore the island, and loved it. (Rec. only do this if you have experience and license for motorcycle.)
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