Caribbean and Bahamas: Eastern Caribbean Cruise

Carnival Cruise Line

Carnival believes that the Caribbean was made for cruising. With more than 5,000 islands and cays spread across this amazing region, there’s a lot of paradise to see. Best of all, the mild climate means that you’re likely to experience a balmy, sunny scene no matter what time of year you go. Aboard a Carnival Caribbean cruise, you’ll travel in fun style from one cool island hotspot to another.

Included Extras

 

Executive Member Benefit

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Costco Shop Card

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Onboard the Carnival Sensation

Ship Rating

3.0 of 5 stars

Costco Member Rating:
4.1/5 (372 Ratings)

As you cruise toward idyllic islands, Carnival Sensation ensures that there’s serious fun all around you, all around the ship. For those who want to make a splash, there’s a resort-style pool and waterslide options galore. If you’re looking for places for the kids, there’s the age-appropriate and always-awesome Camp Carnival, Circle “C” and Club O2. If you’re looking for a place away from the kids, there’s the adult-only Serenity Retreat and Spa Carnival. And if you’re looking for something for the whole family to do together, check out Playlist Productions, featuring get-up-and-dance-worthy songs everybody knows, performed live on stage in ways you’ve never experienced before. Continue the family fun at Hasbro, the Game Show, which brings super-sized, family-favorite board games to life. And let’s not forget Seuss at Sea, featuring Dr. Seuss’s unforgettable characters. Whatever your pleasure, Carnival Sensation offers fun under the sun for everyone.

Onboard Activities

Activities & Services (included in cruise)

  • Disco/Nightclub
  • Theater/Show Lounge
  • Fitness Center
  • Educational Programs
  • Miniature Golf
  • Pool - Children's
  • Pool - Outdoor
  • Water Park Arena
  • Water Slide
  • Whirlpool/Jacuzzi
  • Art Gallery
  • Internet Center
  • Library
  • Children's Indoor Play Area
  • Organized Age Specific Activities
  • Teen Center or Disco
  • Teen Programs
  • Duty-Free Shops/Boutiques
  • Elevators
  • Safe Deposit Boxes

Activities & Services (available for an extra fee)

  • Card Room
  • Casino
  • Game Arcade
  • Beauty Salon
  • Fitness Classes
  • Spa Services/Massage
  • Sauna/Steam Room
  • Bars/Lounges
  • Babysitting
  • Conference Center
  • Infirmary/Medical Center
  • Self-Service Laundromat
  • Wedding/Vow Renewal

Costco Travel makes every effort to verify the accuracy of all information provided. Additional fees for amenities or services may be charged by the cruise line. Amenities or services may be discontinued or revised by the cruise line without notice. Staterooms designated as wheelchair-accessible do not necessarily meet ADA requirements. Costco Travel is not responsible for inaccuracies or provider modifications.

Dining

Main Dining

Main Dining Room: Carnival's Main Dining Room brings you a full three-course menu in an experience that’s satisfying, but never stuffy. Drop in nightly and enjoy a rotating menu of delectable favorites like steak, roasted duck, scallops, prime rib, and, of course, sinfully delicious desserts.

Specialty Dining

Coffee Bar: Treat yourself to a well-deserved break with a specialty coffee drink or freshly-brewed tea with some delicious homemade pastries. Or, for an even sweeter option, stop by for a milkshake, slice of cake or cookie. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

Steakhouse Selections: Whoever said you can’t always get what you want certainly never said it on a Carnival cruise. Odds are that something steakhouse style sounds good — filet mignon, New York Strip, lobster, or surf and turf. Now you can get these signature steakhouse dishes anytime you’re enjoying dinner in the main dining room. This option is available for an additional cost.

The Chef’s Table: Treat your taste buds to unique culinary event hosted by one of Carnival's master chefs. Your VIP experience begins with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres for a select group of 14, followed by a galley tour. The evening’s highlight is a full-service dinner of amazing appetizers, entrees and desserts not found on the regular menus. Seating is limited, so reserve early at the ship’s Guest Services desk. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

Casual Dining

24-Hour Room Service: There’s a menu of salads, sandwiches and sweet stuff — completely free — during the day, plus hot food options available for a small fee. Late-night menu options (after 10 p.m.) are also available for a small fee.

BlueIguana Cantina: The BlueIguana Cantina features freshly made tacos and burritos. Throw homemade tortillas and salsa into the mix, and you have a casual dining experience that will have you coming back for more.

Breakfast Grill: Head over to the Lido Restaurant where you’ll enjoy made-to-order omelets, help yourself to fluffy stacks of pancakes or indulge in some sizzling sausage or bacon for a delicious and energizing way to start the day.

Chef's Choice: Get a taste of the world as the chef throws the spotlight on a variety of dishes from a different country each day. Indulge in the foods that make each place famous… and be sure to make this a delicious daily routine.

Good Eats: Good Eats is just the spot to enjoy a casual self-serve dinner. Enjoy classics like a New York strip steak or broiled pork chops, a carving station, and so much more. There's something different on the menu every night, so you can come back and try something new.

Guy’s Burger Joint: Carnival has teamed up with celebrity chef Guy Fieri to bring all the authentic appeal of a roadside burger shack to Guy's Burger Joint, the cool poolside spot for hot burgers and hand-cut fries. Try a fresh-off-the-grill burger Guy's way, or take it off-road to the toppings bar and truly make it your own.

Lido Restaurant: Featuring a nice variety of casual dining options like Mongolian Wok, Chef’s Choice, Salad Bar, Carnival Deli and more, the Lido Restaurant has something — or more likely, at least a few somethings for everyone. There’s plenty of indoor and outdoor seating so you can enjoy your personal favorites in company of family and friends for lunch, dinner, or even breakfast.

Pizza Pirate: Ahoy, matey! Pizza Pirate offers mouth-watering Margherita, Funghi, Prosciutto, Pepperoni or Quattro Formaggi pizza served with a delicious Caesar salad.

Salad Bar: Fresh, tasty, fast and colorful — all the qualities that make the Salad Bar a great place for lunch or dinner. Stock up on your nutrients for the day and top them off with dressings galore at this self-serve veggie-lover’s paradise.

Seaday Brunch: At Seaday Brunch, you can sleep in and still enjoy breakfast favorites, while early risers get a head start on lunch. You’ll enjoy huevos rancheros, special French toast, loaded mac-n-cheese and more ways to cook eggs than you may have thought possible.

Sweet Spot: There’s nothing sweeter than a visit to Sweet Spot for a variety of specially made desserts that satisfy your sweet tooth.

Swirls: Swirls ice cream entices with sweet frozen treats around the clock! Choose from chocolate, vanilla or strawberry. Open on Lido deck 24/7, frozen yogurt and soft-serve ice cream is a great way to beat the heat all day, or the perfect nightcap after a long evening of fun.

The Carnival Deli: Craving a little taste from the old neighborhood? Enjoy old-time favorites like a hot pastrami on rye, a grilled Reuben or roasted turkey breast on a country roll. Sandwiches and wraps are always hand-carved, and served fresh with coleslaw or relish and a kosher dill pickle.


Times, costs and other specifics are outside the control of Costco Travel. All information is at the sole discretion of the cruise line and is subject to change without notice. Dining time and table size preferences are submitted to the cruise line on a first-come, first-served request basis and are confirmed aboard ship. Questions, concerns and/or special needs regarding dining arrangements must be addressed with the maitre d' hotel aboard ship. Every effort is made to accommodate travelers' preferences; however, Costco Travel cannot guarantee dining arrangements. In specialty restaurants, space is limited and reservations are recommended. A cover charge and dress code may apply.

Staterooms

An Interior stateroom is a comfortable retreat, featuring a full private bathroom. Some rooms also feature pull-down beds – ideal for families.

Interior Upper/Lower (Category: 1A)

Category: 1A
Twin bed and one upper pullman. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Interior (Category: 4A)

Category: 4A
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Interior (Category: 4B)

Category: 4B
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Interior (Category: 4C)

Category: 4C
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Interior (Category: 4D)

Category: 4D
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Interior (Category: 4E)

Category: 4E
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Interior (Category: 4I)

Category: 4I
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Porthole (Category: PT)

Category: PT
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Two porthole windows.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Guarantee - Inside (Category: IS)

Category: IS
This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

These rooms with a view let you sail along to beautiful destinations while gazing at the sort of vistas you simply won't find anywhere on land.

Ocean View (Category: 6A)

Category: 6A
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Picture window.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Ocean View (Category: 6B)

Category: 6B
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Picture window.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Ocean View (Category: 6C)

Category: 6C
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Picture window.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Ocean View (Category: 6D)

Category: 6D
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Picture window.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Ocean View (Category: 6E)

Category: 6E
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Picture window.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Guarantee - Oceanview (Category: OV)

Category: OV
This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

Relax and admire the passing scenery from your stateroom’s private balcony.

Balcony (Category: 8A)

Category: 8A
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Private balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Balcony (Category: 8B)

Category: 8B
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Private balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Balcony (Category: 8C)

Category: 8C
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Private balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Balcony (Category: 8D)

Category: 8D
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Private balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Aft-View Extended Balcony (Category: 8M)

Category: 8M
Two twin beds (convert to king). Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Private aft-facing extended balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control
  • Bathrobes upon request

Guarantee - Balcony (Category: BL)

Category: BL
This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

A spacious room, that includes priority check-in during embarkation.

Junior Suite (obstructed views) (Category: OB)

Category: OB
Two twin beds (convert to king) and single sofa bed. Sofa and coffee table. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Private balcony with obstructed view; patio chairs and table.

Note: View is obstructed by a lifeboat, tender boat, and/or steel beam.

  • Priority check-in and boarding
  • Priority dinner reservations for select specialty restaurants
  • Priority main dining room time assignment (Early, Late, or Your Time Dining)
  • Priority debarkation at all ports
  • Two large bottles of water
  • Pillow-top mattresses
  • Bathrobes
  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control

Junior Suite (Category: JS)

Category: JS
Two twin beds (convert to king) and single sofa bed. Sofa and coffee table. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower. Three closets. Private balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Priority check-in and boarding
  • Priority dinner reservations for select specialty restaurants
  • Priority main dining room time assignment (Early, Late, or Your Time Dining)
  • Priority debarkation at all ports
  • Two large bottles of water
  • Pillow-top mattresses
  • Bathrobes
  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control

Grand Suite (Category: GS)

Category: GS
Two twin beds (convert to king) and single sofa bed. Sofa, armchairs and coffee table. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower/tub. Walk-in dressing area with ample closet space. Private large balcony with patio chairs and table.

Note: Bottom half of balcony railing is solid steel panel.

  • Priority check-in and boarding
  • Priority dinner reservations for select specialty restaurants
  • Priority main dining room time assignment (Early, Late, or Your Time Dining)
  • Priority debarkation at all ports
  • Two large bottles of water
  • Pillow-top mattresses
  • Bathrobes
  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control

Extended Balcony Grand Suite (Category: ES)

Category: ES
Two twin beds (convert to king) and double sofa bed. A trundle bed will be provided if a fifth guest is booked to this stateroom. Desk and seat. Full bathroom with shower/tub. Walk-in dressing area with ample closet space. Private extended large balcony with patio chairs and table.

  • Priority check-in and boarding
  • Priority dinner reservations for select specialty restaurants
  • Priority main dining room time assignment (Early, Late, or Your Time Dining)
  • Priority debarkation at all ports
  • Two large bottles of water
  • Pillow-top mattresses
  • Bathrobes
  • Dedicated room steward
  • Soft, cozy linens (Carnival Comfort Collection®)
  • In-room safe for valuables
  • Plenty of closet and drawer space
  • Television
  • Stateroom climate control

Guarantee - Suite (Category: ST)

Category: ST
This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

Deck Plan

Cruise Ship
Sun Deck
Key to Symbols
SymbolDescription
2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and Single Sofa Bed2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and Single Sofa Bed
2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and 1 Upper Pullman2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and 1 Upper Pullman
2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and 2 Upper Pullmans2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and 2 Upper Pullmans
2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and Double Sofa Bed2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and Double Sofa Bed
Stateroom with 2 Porthole WindowsStateroom with 2 Porthole Windows
Connecting staterooms (ideal for families and groups of friends)Connecting staterooms (ideal for families and groups of friends)
Unisex Wheelchair-Accessible RestroomUnisex Wheelchair-Accessible Restroom
2 Twin Beds (convert to King), 1 Lower Pullman, and 1 Upper Pullman2 Twin Beds (convert to King), 1 Lower Pullman, and 1 Upper Pullman
Twin beds do not convert to a King BedTwin beds do not convert to a King Bed
All accommodations are non-smokingAll accommodations are non-smoking

Ship Facts

Carnival Sensation ship image
  • Ship Name: Carnival Sensation
  • Year Built: 1993
  • Year Refurbished: 2017
  • Year Entered Present Fleet: 1993
  • Ship Class: Fantasy Class
  • Maximum Capacity: 2,675
  • Number of Passenger Decks: 10
  • Number of Crew: 920
  • Officers' Nationality: Italian
  • Ocean-View without Balcony: 468
  • Ocean-View with Balcony: 98
  • Total Inside Staterooms: 408
  • Tonnage (GRT): 70,367
  • Capacity Based on Double Occupancy: 2,056
  • Country of Registry: Bahamas
  • Total Staterooms: 1,028
  • Suites with Balcony: 54
  • Crew/Hotel Staff Nationality: International
Costco Travel makes every effort to verify the accuracy of all information provided. Additional fees for amenities or services may be charged by the hotel, resort or cruise line. Amenities or services may be discontinued or revised by the provider without notice. Hotels, resorts, ships or accommodations designated as wheelchair-accessible do not necessarily meet ADA requirements. Costco Travel is not responsible for inaccuracies or provider modifications.

Terms & Conditions

*Price shown is per person based on double occupancy, is valid for select stateroom categories only, and does not include government taxes/fees and gratuities. Click on Terms & Conditions link below for details.

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Ship's Registry: Panama

    Package ID: CCLSENCAR20191207