It was a great time. My wife and I enjoyed it.

Carnival Valor Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 5

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
Carnival Valor

4 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)

Sail date: March 14, 2019

Ship: Carnival Valor

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

My wife and I had a great time. We are already planning our next cruise.


5 out of 5
We had the Faster to the Fun package. And will always get it now.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
The food was good. The service in the Casino at times was extremely slow.

Skybox Sports Bar

3 out of 5

Venue was nice. Did not like that it shut down at 11pm. If you were watching a game you couldn't get a drink.


4 out of 5

The Lincoln dinning room was nice. Liked the entertainment during dinner by the weight staff. Paolo was GREAT, we had him as our waiter 3 of the 4 nights.

Redfrog Rum Bar

4 out of 5

Enjoyed it every time we went in. The venue is nice.

Pool Bar

4 out of 5

Good staff.

Lindy Hop Piano Bar

3 out of 5

The venue was nice, the entertainer was very average. Could have been a much better entertainer.

Guy's Burger Joint

4 out of 5

Great Burger.

Eagles Aft Lounge

5 out of 5

Nice venue. Kacy from Canada was GREAT. I hope she is getting groomed to be a Cruise Director. The wait staff was good and the comedians were good.

American Lobby and Atrium Bar

4 out of 5

Thought the bartenders were very nice and the entertainment was appropriate for the place on the ship.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
They were good. We enjoyed them.

Shogun Club Casino

3 out of 5

Got really smokey a couple nights and the drink service was very slow.


4 out of 5

Nice venue. Nice bar staff.


5 out of 5
The 80's and Country shows were great. The comedians were great.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Our Stewart Fazio was GREAT. Our waiter Paolo was GREAT. And Kacy from Canada was GREAT, I hope she is getting groomed to be a Cruise Director.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5

Ship tip

See as many shows as possible, they are good.

Ports of call

Galveston, Texas

5 out of 5

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5
No we shopped. Actually bought a Diamond.


4 out of 5
Again we had the Faster to the Fun.
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