The spectacular Carnival Dream was the original Dream Class ship and set the tone for taking Carnival Cruises into a new age of fun and innovative ships. It’s one thing to be fun, but it’s another to be first and that’s precisely what this ship is. The genesis of the Dream Class, Carnival Dream pioneered what was to follow. Since her arrival on the scene two more Dream Class vessels have been added to the fleet in the form of Carnival Magic and Carnival Breeze such was the success of Carnival Dream when she was released.
This ship offers an immersive and unique experience. From the moment you arrive you will be inspired by her intrinsic beauty and glorious sleek designs. As one of the largest ships in the fleet, she boasts an incredible range of facilities on board and never fails to deliver a sensational holiday for all who sail aboard her.
Sail to the splendour of the Caribbean from Port Canaveral, Florida and escape to the wondrous sunshine of this glorious part of the world.
Entertainment is Carnival’s speciality and this ship never fails to deliver. The upper decks of the ship house a range of pool areas for families and for adult only relaxation. Serenity is the adult only escape and this enchanting concept was first revealed aboard this ship. Here you will find sumptuous cabanas to sink into and just laze the day away with blissful peace and quiet, just you and the sea. Alternatively, head for Cloud 9 Spa and let this sensational centre wash away the strains of day to day life. Treatment choices are superb and the venue itself simply oozes tranquillity.
For families there’s the mind-blowingly brilliant Carnival Waterworks. This is the on board waterpark, that’s right you didn’t miss read it, we said waterpark and when we say it’s for families we really mean it’s for everyone as adults often discover their inner child at this exciting location on board. Slides galore and thrilling water innovations as far as the eye can see, this mesmerising design for Carnival continues to wow.
Sporting activities on board are another key feature and guests will discover this at the brilliant sports court. Basketball, volleyball, tennis and golf are just a few of the activities available for guests to enjoy here not forgetting the mini golf course ideal for competitive rivalry and to test the patience. The gymnasium is a great place to work out with state of the art facilities as well as the jogging track that runs around the entire ship, perfect for watching the Caribbean sun come up in the morning.
As the evening arrives, the entertainment just keeps getting better and better. With so many bars and lounges on board Carnival Dream you’ll struggle to visit them all during your cruise. The Red Frog Pub is the place to be for an ice cold beer or possibly head to the Piano Bar for a relaxing pre-dinner drink with friends.
Looking for a show? Head for the live stage theatre where you’ll find Broadway inspired productions and rock n roll acts night after night. Alternatively head to the peak of the ship and take in an al fresco movie experience at the Seaside Theatre. Wrap up with a warm blanket and enjoy popcorn whilst you watch the latest Hollywood blockbuster.
Punchliner’s Comedy Club is the place to be for a laugh. Enjoy some of the finest comedians at sea, chosen by Carnival for your entertainment. Head for Superstar’s Karaoke Lounge to see if you’ve got what it takes to please the crowd with your voice or dance the night away at the famous Carnival Dream nightclub where the resident DJ always keeps the party going.
This world renowned cruise line certainly knows how to entertain younger passengers and the facilities on board this ship are second to none. Camp Carnival, Circle C and Club O2 are the three kids clubs where the cool kids hang out and they even have their own dedicated areas of the ship and pool areas. Children will love the state of the art video gaming arcade on board not forgetting their own nightclub to dance the night away. Younger children and infants will relish the playtime fun they’ll be having with the Carnival kids crew and parents can relax knowing their children are safe and sound whilst having the time of their lives.
The dining options are superb and the main restaurants in particular are designed to take your breath away. There are two dual-level main dining rooms on board serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. These main restaurants provide the Carnival Signature Service and are the places to be for sublime cuisine in the most delectable surroundings. Marvel at the glamour and grandeur of these outstanding restaurants as you bask in the pleasure of sumptuous culinary delights. Here you can choose between traditional and anytime dining. Traditional dining allows guests to dine at the same table each evening at an earlier or later sitting whilst anytime dining provides the flexibility to dine at whatever time during the evening, simply arrive and be seated, it’s that easy; the choice is yours.
Speciality restaurants on board this cruise liner are also excellent and the menu choices are simply stunning. The Steakhouse serves up a real treat of scintillating grill dishes not forgetting the sublime seafood creations. There’s also the Mongolian Wok for a taste of Asian fusion. If you plan on visiting either be sure to book as the two venue are extremely popular, especially for special occasions.
For casual dining head to the 24-hour buffet restaurant set at the peak of the ship and offering the most stunning panoramic views out to sea. Dishes from all over the world are served here and if you can manage it, the midnight feast is amazing. Alternatively head for the Red Frog Pub for a classic pub lunch or visit the very cool BlueIguana Tequila Bar for a variety of exquisite appetizers.