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 Carnival Jubilee

Carnival Jubilee has been retired and is no longer in service

Built in 1986 as Carnival's second Holiday-class ship, Jubilee used to be deployed on the line's exotic itineraries such as the Panama Canal and Alaska. But when the brand-new Carnival Spirit entered service in early 2001, Jubilee was based in Tampa, and later in Galveston, for year-round short cruises to the Western Caribbean.

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 User Reviews

  • Name Age # of Cruises Desitination
  • Kathy 51 First Cruise Bahamas

    My husband and I just returned from a fantastic cruise on the Jubilee. I had done my homework before the trip and read many reviews . I was a little worried at first because some of the...read more

    4 users found this review helpful.
  • Mike 35 4 Bahamas

    We were aware some passengers had problems on this ship before. But we didn't take it seriously, since we've been on several cruises around the world, and suspected what kind of "vibration"...read more

    1 users found this review helpful.
  • Sherry 41 1 Bahamas

    I was a little concerned about going on this particular ship after reading the reviews. I really don’t have anything to compare my trip with since this was our first cruise. But I would...read more

    3 users found this review helpful.
  • Shelly 30 1 Western Caribbean

    This was mine and my husbands first cruise and I must admit I was worried due to some of the reviews I read, I was also worried about getting sick. I must say this was a wonderful cruise,may...read more

  • Jennifer 26 2 Southern Caribbean

    My husband and I recently returned from a 7-day Southern Caribbean cruise on Carnival Cruise lines Jubilee. We chose this cruise because of the itinerary and because we were past guests. We...read more

  • Paul 51 3 San Juan, St. Thomas, Antigua, St. Lucia, Domenica, La Romana

    Our recent cruise on Jubilee, second with Carnival, was very enticing given the great value, guaranteed warm intinerary and bitter cold weather back in Canada. Jubilee is among the oldest in...read more

  • Jeanne 39 10 Southern Caribbean

    Embarkment: Very easy to get on this boat. We got on the boat around noon. However, I must warn that they do not have porters around noontime because they are eating lunch. You have to...read more

  • Gale 42 1 Western Caribbean

    This was my first and last cruise ( at least on Carnival). All of the romantic notions of a cruise went right out the window shortly after my arrival on the Jubilee. Embarkation was a long,...read more

  • Amy 39 3 Western Caribbean

    Just got off the boat yesterday and advise anyone who has a cruise booked on this boat to change your plans now! Our first clue that the Jubilee was not being kept up should have been the...read more

  • Matt 25 2 Western Caribbean

    My wife and I went on this cruise for our 5th wedding anniversary. We drove down to Galveston from Oklahoma City the day before. We parked in the Carnival parking lot which was around $45...read more

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Ship Summary
  • Operator:Carnival Cruise Lines
  • Capacity (double occupancy):1486
  • Builder:Kockums
  • Full Capacity:1896
  • Inaugurated:1986
  • Space Ratio:31.8 / 24.9
  • Gross Tonnage:47,262gt
  • Crew:670
  • Length:738 ft. / 225 m
Excerpts from Carnival's Website about Carnival Jubilee

Our 4 and 5 day "Fun from Texas" getaways are some of our most popular sailings. Sail from Galveston on a 4 day cruise leaving on Thursday and returning on Monday. It's the perfect long weekend! Our 5 day sailings depart on Mondays and Saturdays and take you to Calica and Cozumel. Either cruise is an opportunity to get away from the ordinary for a few days and immerse yourself in the beauty of Mexico. Let us take you there in the intimate and pampering atmosphere of the Jubilee.