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Vancouver Carnival Spirit Cruise Reviews

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Aloha and mahalo Vancouver to Hawaii on the Spirit

Review for Carnival Spirit to Hawaii

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Petunia Blue

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

Boarding the Spirit in Vancouver was fast and efficient, then time to have something to eat and check out the ship. We had been told to go to our muster station at 3p.m. and there was another couple waiting there already with the same instructions. Waited 15 mins. and nothing happened and nobody else came so we took off to look at the ship only to be turned around by an employee at 5p.m.who sent ...
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Sail Date: September 2012


Spirit to Hawaii 2012

Review for Carnival Spirit to Hawaii

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debbiemcd89

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

The weather was beautiful. The ship was immaculate as always. I have never been on a Carnival Ship that they were not always cleaning. The were doing a lot of upgrading the ship for Australia which some of it was inconvenient. The entertainment was fantastic. Stu the Cruise Director was awesome. The Gym is always packed but that is normal. The dining room staff were pleasant but our ...
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Sail Date: September 2012

Cabin Type: Interior


Absolutely pleased as punch and so pleasantly surprised...

Review for Carnival Spirit to Hawaii

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bubba88

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

I was so surprised! From embarkation which was a breeze through the lovely dinner that night in the Steakhouse through the next 12 days, I couldn't find a thing to complain about (except my travel companion). I was traveling with a shared room companion who was so "Carnival negative" that I finally had to just draw the line. I am from NC and I have heard all about the Carnival party ships ...
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Sail Date: September 2012

Cabin Type: Vista Suite


The Spirit is pensioned off

Review for Carnival Spirit to Hawaii

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elphin

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Boarding at Vancouver was a breeze. As the length of the cruise was twelve nights additional supplies had to be taken on board that delayed departure but the time was easily made up. Five full days at sea to start the cruise was going to be challenging and unsurprisingly the first two days were not warm so we looked to Carnival to entertain us during these days and they were found wanting. ...
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Sail Date: September 2012

Cabin Type: Interior


A DEFINITE bucket list cruise

Review for Carnival Spirit to Alaska

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travelingchef21

2-5 Cruises

Age 40s

I would suggest this particular cruise to anyone looking for adventure and ready to go with the flow, especially for those amateur photographers. We enjoyed every port. I have 2 suggestions: 1-If you do one of the first couple of Alaskan cruises in the season, bring lots of layers that are thin and easy to add or stash in a "port" bag 2-Plan ahead before you leave and excursion for each ...
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Sail Date: May 2012

Cabin Type: Extended Balcony


I'm Hooked!

Review for Carnival Spirit to Alaska

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aliceinparis

First Time Cruiser

Age 40s

First I would like to thank CruiseCritc.com. My husband and I had never been on a cruise and I really wasn't sure what we were getting into! I read many reviews on CruiseCritic.com, and they really helped me to understand what to expect. We set sail on our grand tour of Alaska's Inside Passage on May 1, 2012. Embarkation was very easy and we were in our cabin rather quickly. Bagus, ...
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Sail Date: May 2012

Cabin Type: Extended Balcony


Very good Alaska cruise / Inside Passage with Glacier Bay

Review for Carnival Spirit to Alaska

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CanWeGoYet?

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Very impressed with the Alaska cruise I took with Carnival. The cruise left from Vancouver, cruising the inside passage of Vancouver Island. The cruise offered inside passage for the first full day (east of Vancouver Island), juneau, glacier bay, skagway & ketchikan. The full day was a return to Seattle in the open waters. Embarkation was not great, and that was for me the low point of the ...
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Sail Date: May 2012


Fantastic holiday

Review for Carnival Spirit to Alaska

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custardnrainsins

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We booked a 7 day cruise to Alaska last minute. We had cabin class 7A which is a partially obstructed balcony. The obstruction was at the bottom of the balcony and was the top of a life boat. This did not bother us at all and we were happy to have the savings. Embarkation was not super quick, but we were traveling with a 3 year old and they put us in the expedited line, which was ...
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Sail Date: May 2012

Traveled with children


Twelve days too long!!

Review for Carnival Spirit to Mexican Riviera

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suesteve

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

We started our 12 days in Vancouver and it took forever to board the ship. I now how cattle must feel being hearded into a pasture. They had computer problems but didnt tell anyone what was going on until we had been sitting for over an hour and half. Finally three hours later we boarded and got settled. Our room was nice but it looks tired and dated. The balcony we had was amazing. It was super ...
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Sail Date: September 2011


Vancouver to LALA land

Review for Carnival Spirit to Cruise to Nowhere

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Pee-ah

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Getting to the port was easy as it was just a cab ride from home... Okay maybe not so easy as it was during the week and traffic was a still an issue. Not to mention that I was blessed with a cabbie that made me regret not having taken out travel insurance. But eventually Mario got me to the Port of Vancouver safe and sound. Going through immigration I saw that fellow friends and cruisers were ...
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Sail Date: September 2011

Cabin Type: Balcony


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