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Carnival Vista Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 13

Overall rating:

4.7 out of 5
Carnival Vista

7 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 11, 2018

Ship: Carnival Vista

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 11204

Traveled as: Family (young children)

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

This was my very first cruise and I had a wonderful time. As a handicapped cruiser, I found the ship and people very accomodating. I have the Cruise Bug!


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Cherry on Top

5 out of 5

GREAT PLACE! So many different things to see, taste and buy.

Pizzeria Del Capitano

4 out of 5

Good food!

Lido Marketplace

4 out of 5

Wonderful assortment of foods but they stop serving too early

Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse

5 out of 5

Great food and lovely staff!

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

I loved all the various shops and fell in love with the EFFY shop! Fantastic staff, very friendly and outgoing. I purchased 3 items!

Fun Shops

5 out of 5

There could be a bot more for little kids but overall they were very good.

Vista Casino

4 out of 5

Good variety of machines but I never win so I will avoid playing in the future

Vista Atrium

4 out of 5

Very cool place!

Guest Services

5 out of 5

Friendly and helpful folks!


4 out of 5

Art Gallery

4 out of 5

I enjoyed the auctions and contests

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Dr. Seuss Bookville

4 out of 5

Fun place to be with my grandkids so I could read to them. Cant beat Dr Seuss!!

Camp Ocean / Reception

4 out of 5

This place was good. My 9 yr old granddaughter had a blast bit even though my grandson was less than a week from his 2nd birthday, he was only allowed after hours for babysitting

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Get a layout of the ship and where things arem

Ports of call

Galveston, Texas

5 out of 5

Mahogany Bay, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

4 out of 5

Belize City, Belize

4 out of 5

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5


3 out of 5
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