Great cruise, average ship...

Carnival Victory Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 12

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5

Sail Date: July 03, 2014
Ship: Carnival Victory
Cabin Type: Inside
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

The cruise was great but we were not impressed with the ship, Very cut up design made it very confusing to get certain places, had to take elevator to floor above or below deck you actually wanted to go to and the take steps to where you want to go.. Also hallway by our room was very hot (a/c not working?) and had a moldy, rotten smell..Interior room was clean and slept well with good a/c. Lido deck is VERY busy and does not seem that well set up to handle alot of people at one time...We actually ate at the deli (which was not very busy) most of the time and enjoyed the food. Buffet food was okay when you could get to it...Dining room experience was nice and enjoyed the meals, there were all very good. Shows were good but I would not cruise on this ship again...

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Terrible design and in need of a deep cleaning in the room hallways...

Ship Tip

Get to the Lido buffet early or you may not eat...Make sure you keep a ship map handy...

5 out of 5
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3 out of 5
Excursion area okay, water beautiful. Otherwise it was very touristy and vendors at the duty free area that you have to walk through to get back to the ship were quite pushy.
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