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 Carnival Sensation

The Carnival Sensation was the third ship in Carnival's Fantasy - class fleet. There are lots of new additions to this fun ship. Including a new nine hole miniature golf course, a new Teen Club, and a new Patisserie on the Promenade Deck to name a few. The ship's theme is The Senses. A cruise on this ship would not be complete without a visit to the Touch of Class piano bar.

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  • Name Age # of Cruises Desitination
  • Rose 33 1 bahamas

    This was our first cruise. June 8th 2014 to Bahamas. Chose carnival due to dates, price and duration. Noticed on day 2 water was brownish. Washed my face in the morning and my face broke out. Went...read more

    3 users found this review helpful.
  • John 37 4 Bahamas

    Carnival is raising prices on cruises and cutting back with food, activities, entertainment. The ship is old and the cabins need to be remodeled from front of ship to back. We were bored. We...read more

    2 users found this review helpful.
  • sarah 48 12 bahamas

    Carnival cruise lines have gone way down. They are cutting corners to save money. Took the five day cruise and they only had one evening show the whole trip. No other activities to enjoy. Old ship...read more

    2 users found this review helpful.
  • ANGELA CLARK 44 1 nassau bahamas

    My two sons, 19 & 21, one of their girlfriends, age 23, and myself went on the Carnival Sensation out of Port Canaveral, Florida, last Thursday, July 18, for a 3 night Bahamas cruise to Nassau. It...read more

    5 users found this review helpful.
  • Josh 51 3 Bahamas

    Great cruise for the price. All the staff were friendly. The food was average and the sushi bar didn't exist. The deck, pool, water slide, mini golf and hot tubs were crowded with people just like...read more

    8 users found this review helpful.
  • Jennifer Duffy 39 1 Bahamas

    This was my first cruise and it turned out to be the most disappointing vacation ever. My room was right below the kitchen galley and was incredibly loud all night. I was moved to an interior room....read more

    4 users found this review helpful.
  • Alexis 18 7 Nassau

    Have you ever gone through a hurricane on a cruise ship like this one? Let me tell you....horrifying but what a sight to see! 30 ft. waves overcame our balcony stateroom last month during Hurricane...read more

    4 users found this review helpful.
  • Alexis 18 7 Nassau

    Have you ever gone through a hurricane on a cruise ship like this one? Let me tell you....horrifying but what a sight to see! 30 ft. waves overcame our balcony stateroom last month during Hurricane...read more

    4 users found this review helpful.
  • kevin 44 1 Bahamas

    Don't take this cruise. Compared to other ships this is a tug boat. Had 1 pool for 2600 people. Shows and activities geared for older crowd. I spent 3 days at poolside bar drinking for lack of...read more

    3 users found this review helpful.
  • Stacy 34 3 bahamas

    Don't waste your money on this ship unless you want to waste it on drinking. If you are spending it at the bar they will talk to you. They inform you that they want you to leave extra tips because...read more

    13 users found this review helpful.
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Ship Summary
  • Operator:Carnival Cruise Lines
  • Capacity (double occupancy):2052
  • Builder:Kv�rner Masa-Yards
  • Full Capacity:2594
  • Inaugurated:1993
  • Space Ratio:34.3 / 27.1
  • Gross Tonnage:70,367gt
  • Crew:920
  • Length:859 ft. / 262 m
Excerpts from Carnival's Website about Carnival Sensation

Come aboard this Fantasy-class SuperLiner for superb food, spectacular entertainment, fun activities and non-stop nightlife. Your week-long adventure starts in Tampa on Sunday, and takes you to exotic Grand Cayman, sun-soaked Cozumel, and fun-loving New Orleans. And new this fall, the Sensation will begin a year-round itinerary of 4 and 5 day sailings to the Western Caribbean, including uninhibited Key West.