My Carnival Valor cruise

Carnival Valor Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 6

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)
Sail Date: December 19, 2015
Ship: Carnival Valor
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 7445
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

My wife and I have been on over 6 Carnival cruises and this was the worst.

1. There are 37 television channels and the major networks (ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX) went off the air at least 6 times for sometimes hours with no explanations. The major news network is 3 CNN channels. The most popular news network FOX News is not available. Also, there is no food channel or HGTV type channel. Very poor choices.

2. Service in the dining rooms is slow. I believe more waiters are needed. We missed 2 evening shows because we were still eating when the shows started. The shows that they offered were average at best and there were not shows offered every night like we have experienced on every other cruises on Princess, Royal Caribbean,  Norwegian or even Carnival.

3. There was 1 electrical outlet in our cabin, no enough. 

We will not be traveling on Carnival again for a long time.

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
slow and food was average not spectacular

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


1 out of 5
not many shows and quality of the shows was not very good.

Children's Programs

3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
great service from Raul & Wisnu, our stateroom stewards

Ship Tip

Nothing good to add

5 out of 5
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