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Carnival San Diego Cruise Reviews

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Carnival Miracle Panama Canal

Review for Carnival Miracle to Panama Canal & Central America

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Osoyoos Tommy

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

We loved everything about this cruise....except the comedian(so bad it was embarrassing- many people left halfway through his performance) and the Comedy Club hostess with her squeaky voice and her fake hair flips. The food experience was exquisite. Indrawan was our favorite waiter. Attentive, professional, and always smiling! The meals were delicious each day. The dining room was spectacular. ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Panama Canal

Review for Carnival Miracle to Panama Canal & Central America

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Huskerjay50

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Warm weather cruise in both the Pacific and Atlantic. Staff was ...as usual, outstanding. The ship was set to be refurbished at the end of this cruise. It needed it. Really could have been discounted because of the needed repairs. Carnival has really fallen off in quality since we started with them nearly 35 years ago. Food quality and entertainment need upgraded. It would have been good to ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Extended Balcony


Great Service...Great Destination!

Review for Carnival Miracle to Hawaii

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joeu071570

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We chose this cruise for the length (15 Days) and the destination (Hawaii). Boarding the ship in San Diego was extremely organized, once you got through security. The security line was pretty much a free-for-all. I read reviews about the ship being in bad shape. Yes, it's an older ship that was weeks away from dry dock, but the ship was in great shape! Very clean and all public areas were in ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior


Great itinerary - Fun Ship for sure

Review for Carnival Miracle to Hawaii

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Uam3515

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Although an older ship due for dry dock, the Miracle was still a lovely, clean, and inviting ship to be on. (I do hope that they replace the mattresses in the cabins, though, during the dry dock. They weren't very comfortable). The crew was amazing--helpful to elderly and disabled and very friendly and accommodating. The activities and entertainment was varied and enjoyable. Some of the ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Fun on and off the Carnival Miracle

Review for Carnival Miracle to Mexican Riviera

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dcruz2

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

We chose this cruise for two reasons first because it was departing San Diego (our hometown) and second because it was going to Cabo. We choose a 1:00 pm check in and it was so easy. We did not have to wait in any lines, our bags were checked and we were able to go to our cabin and put our carry on luggage away. We were surprised on the size of our cabin, it was a lot bigger than expected and the ...
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Sail Date: January 2020


Great cruise

Review for Carnival Miracle to Mexican Riviera

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Christina0401

2-5 Cruises

Age 40s

This was my second cruise and it was a day longer than last time and even better than my Carnival Cruise from last year. The service was excellent, the staff was always helpful and engaging and the room was perfect. I loved the activities and all that was provided for us guests; I took advantage of everything I could and enjoyed every minute. The gym was clean and had all the equipment I would ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony (obstructed views)


Wonderful Girls Cruise

Review for Carnival Miracle to Mexican Riviera

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AHUEY2

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

The cruise was chosen by a friend because of the destinations and the price. I had never been to Cabo San Lucas nor Escenado but picking the right cruise line and the right cabin mate is essential. We had an oceanview cabin (1137) which was just enough room for the both of us. Made' our cabinet stewart took excellent care of us and ensured that every need was met, whether it was additional towels ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Fun, short trip

Review for Carnival Miracle to Mexican Riviera

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tensixmom

2-5 Cruises

Age 40s

I just wanted to post some thoughts on the Miracle. We sailed her on a short 3-day out of San Diego, leaving last Friday and returning yesterday morning. This is technically my 4th cruise overall- the first was on Royal Caribbean so many years ago I can't remember it, then the Carnival Imagination (or Inspiration... I get them confused) almost 4 years ago, Ruby Princess in March 2019, and ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior


Ship is old and needs to be retired

Review for Carnival Miracle to Mexican Riviera

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StacM

2-5 Cruises

Age 30s

I chose this ship for a short family vacation and trial run with the kids and my husband at cruising. We took the 3 day Ensenada cruise out of San Diego. The ship is old, the food is not fantastic, there are not a lot of things for kids to do as on the newer ships, and they seem short-staffed. We did manage to make the most our of the experience and make memories. However, I couldn't imagine being ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Vista Suite


So relaxing

Review for Carnival Miracle to Mexican Riviera

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CARBG

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

So incredibly nice to leave from San Diego! We had a very relaxing time. If you are looking for negative you will find it. Staff was so nice and helpful. Food was good, we ate in dining room and buffet. We both found plenty to eat that we liked and a few things we did not. We enjoyed the salad bar and the pizza was delicious! My husband thought the gym was the nicest he has ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Extended Balcony


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