A horrible time and really don't think I'm going to try through Carnival again.

Carnival Valor Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall rating:

3.5 out of 5
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Carnival Valor

5 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)

Sail date: June 11, 2018

Ship: Carnival Valor

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 7419

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

If, you like to gamble and drink this cruise is for you. If, you want to swim, watch evening movies, have working A/C, watch activities and smoke, eat good food, this is NOT the cruise for you.

Embarkation

5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

1 out of 5

Skybox Sports Bar

4 out of 5

Went in three times never got service so walked out.

Lincoln Dining Room

5 out of 5

This was the best experience but I only did formal night because I didn't know I could eat all my meals here until I was about to get off the ship.

Redfrog Pub

3 out of 5

Service was most of the time quick

Redfrog Rum Bar

4 out of 5

Service was actually excellent.

Pool Bar

1 out of 5

Horrible and to crowded.

Pizzeria

2 out of 5

Great late night food.

Java Cafe

3 out of 5

Busy and needed more workers but son really enjoyed the coffee. I'm NOT a coffee drinker but he loved it.

Guy's Burger Joint

3 out of 5

I don't personally eat a lot of red meat but this was one of the best places to eat.

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5

Prometheus Pool

1 out of 5

To crowded

The Fun Shops

1 out of 5

I expected more stores or at least items people would need.

Prometheus Pool

5 out of 5

Horrible and to crowded.

Pool

1 out of 5

Horrible and to crowded.

Photo Gallery

2 out of 5

Most of the pictures we took weren't even put up for us to purchase.

Mini Golf

3 out of 5

Enjoyed this and the contest.

Entertainment

2 out of 5

Ivanhoe Theater

3 out of 5

I didn't understand the itinerary because there wasn't explanation on what the shows were, but the couple I seen were great

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

2 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Ship tip

Ask about the shows so you know what they are. Bring your own food, pool, hot tub, slide and A/C unit. Do not purchase wifi package. If, you like the casino and drinking this is the cruise for you.

Ports of call

Galveston, Texas

5 out of 5

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5

Progreso (Merida), Mexico

5 out of 5

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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