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Carnival Victory Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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7 Night Southern Caribbean (San Juan Roundtrip)
Sail Date: June 14, 2009
Ship: Carnival Victory
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 8 years ago
The ship had a fun and relaxed feel to it

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
The quality of food was average, breakfast and lunch buffets were OK.The sit down dinner meals on the other hand were always cooked perfectly and delishous. There was always a place to eat no matter what time.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
everyone was always friendly

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
the layout was easy to get around, was clean, that decor was a little over the top, but i guess thats to be expected

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
clean our stewart went out of his way to make our 2 twins a king
3 out of 5
Our excursion of river tubing was cancelled due to high amounts of rain, so we just got a taxi and went to trafalgar falls, which were beautiful.
3 out of 5
had a taxi take us to frigate bay, was a nice beach just a little rocky.
5 out of 5
We booked and excursion for this island too kayaking to pigeon island, they basically took us kayaking in a circle then to the island, i think we just should have got a taxi there. But the island is spectacualr, you can hike up to a small fort for panaramic views, and swim in the beautiful water. There is a retaurant called the Coal Pot, that is a ferry ride away near the boat just ask at the information desk AWESOME food!
5 out of 5
loves barbados we actually booked and excursion through the ship to malibu beach, next time i wouldnt have did that, later we found out a taxi ride from the ship to there was 5$, much cheaper than our excusion price. from the beach we payed a man to take us out on his catamaran to go snorkeling with turtles we saw i think 3 turtles so for 25$ it was worth it.
5 out of 5
we got a taxi at the port and went to meagens bay for a couple of hours, the same taxi came and picked us up took us downtown to shop for an hour then took us back to the ship, it was a great experience.
5 out of 5
We got a taxi to devils bridge and then the taxi took us to long bay, great great beaches had a great time just relaxing in the sand.

Pros: selection of islands every island was beautiful, dinner meals were great. rooms were bigger than i thought

Cons: breakfast and lunch buffets were simply average

Recommends Carnival Victory? Yes!

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