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Carnival Fascination

Carnival Fascination

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The 2,052-guest Carnival Fascination sails year-round from Jacksonville, Florida, mostly doing 4- and 5-night Bahamas cruises, as well as a limited selection of 7-night Eastern Caribbean cruises. It's a great choice for those looking for an affordable and fun cruise vacation, and is particularly popular among those that live within driving distance of the Jacksonville area.

There is a wonderful variety of accommodations available on board Carnival Fascination, including interiors, oceanviews and suites (that have balconies). Staterooms range in size from 185 to 330 square feet.

As far as dining options go, Carnival Fascination offers its guests many choices. Among them are the main dining rooms (where dinner is available in either an assigned or open format), Coconut Grove Bar and Grill (the ship's buffet-style Lido Deck restaurant), as well as 24-hour room service.

While on a Carnival Fascination cruise you'll have lots of things to do. For instance, there's a casino, full-service spa, Twister Waterslide, 9-hole mini-golf course, an art gallery, photo gallery (where you can purchase the professional pictures taken by the ship's staff during the cruise) and much more!

Carnival Fascination has a fantastic youth program available on board. Camp Carnival is a supervised children's area, with lots of fun games and activities for your kids to enjoy. Club O2 is a 'round-the-clock hangout for teens that are 15 to 17, featuring music, video games, food and lots of fun activities.

Carnival Fascination Facts

Ship Class: Fantasy Class
Inaugural Year: 1994
Refurbished Year: 2006
Tonnage (GRT): 70,367
Country of Registration: The Bahamas
Guest Occupancy*: 2,052
Crew: 926
Length: 855 feet
Beam: 103 feet
Passenger Decks: 10
Cruising Speed: 21 knots

Staterooms
Total: 1,026
Suites, with balcony: 54
Suites, without balcony: 0
Ocean View, with balcony: 0
Ocean View, without balcony: 564
Inside: 408

Dining Type: Assigned or Open

Casino: Yes

*Based on double occupancy
Ship Highlights

Twister Waterslide
Carnival Fascination has a fantastic, three-deck-high waterslide that has exciting twists and turns. It's a great place for families to have fun together, and is a favorite spot for cruisers of all ages.

Spa Carnival
This full-service spa is a great place to go while on a Carnival Fascination cruise. There are many treatments available at the spa, such as acupuncture, teeth whitening, steam rooms, thermal suites, massages, facials and body wraps. Also in this area of the ship is a salon and fitness center, featuring a nice selection of exercise equipment.

Casino Royale
If you're feeling lucky while on a Carnival Fascination cruise, test your luck out at its fun casino. Many of the most popular casino games are available at Casino Royale, including blackjack, poker, roulette, craps and slot machines.

Carnival Fascination Cruise Deals

Check out the cruise deals that we have available aboard Carnival Fascination:
Low Price Guarantee on all Cruises

Low Price Guarantee on all Carnival Fascination Cruises!

Book any Carnival Fascination cruise with us and you'll get the best deal possible, regardless of the ship or sail date! Because of our "Low Price Guarantee," nobody beats our Carnival Fascination cruise prices, so look around and you're sure to find the best Carnival Fascination cruise deal possible when booking with us!
Carnival Cruise Deals

Pre-Paid Gratuities on Carnival Fascination Cruises!

Select reservations qualify for Pre-Paid Gratuities for all of the guests in each stateroom. That's a big savings on a cruise vacation! Go to Step 3 of the online booking process to see which categories qualify.
Carnival Cruise Deals

Cruise Cash Sale!

Get Cruise Cash when you book a Carnival Fascination cruise with us. The value of the Cruise Cash depends on the particular cruise and accommodations you book. Cruise Cash values are listed on Step 3 of the online booking process.
Carnival Early Saver Discounts

Save up to 20% on Carnival Fascination Cruises!

Book a 3- to 5-night Carnival Fascination cruise at least 3-months in advance, or a 6-night or longer Carnival Fascination cruise at least 5 months in advance and save up to 20%! Plus, get Price Protection from Carnival: If you find a lower Carnival Advertised Rate, after booking, Carnival will honor it and issue the difference in the form of a non-refundable onboard credit.
Carnival Cruise Deals

Military Specials on Carnival Cruises!

Select Carnival cruises qualify for special Military fares. Rates apply to qualifying military personnel, who are permitted to book one stateroom. Book online or contact us to make a reservation.
No Booking Fees

No Booking Fees!

We do not charge booking fees on any cruises! You're sure to enjoy an affordable Carnival Fascination cruise when booking with us!
Our special offers on Carnival Fascination cruises may not be combinable. Certain restrictions apply to each offer. View terms and conditions during the online booking process.
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Pricing listed above is per person, based on double occupancy in the least expensive accommodations available, are subject to change, may not reflect the most recent pricing, and get updated daily at 4:00 am. Prices don't reflect discounts and special promotions that you may qualify for. Go to Step 3 of the online booking process to view the live pricing and latest sales. Government taxes and fees are additional (viewable on Step 5).
Jump to: Suites - Balconies - Oceanviews - Insides
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Extended Balcony Grand Suite Extended Balcony Grand Suite (Category ES)
Stateroom: 330 square feet
Balcony: 115 square feet
Located on: Upper Deck

Features an extended private balcony, sitting area, individual climate control, private bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and shower, walk-in closet with wall safe, phone, mini-bar, and TV with first-run movies.
Grand Suite Grand Suite (Category GS)
Stateroom: 330 square feet
Balcony: 70 square feet
Located on: Upper Deck

Features a private balcony, sitting area, individual climate control, private bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and shower, walk-in closet with wall safe, phone, mini-bar, and TV with first-run movies.
Ocean Suite Ocean Suite (Category OS)
Stateroom: 220 square feet
Balcony: 30 square feet
Located on: Verandah Deck

Features a private balcony, sitting area, individual climate control, private bathroom with shower, phone, mini-bar, wall safe, and TV with first-run movies.
Ocean Suite with Obstructed View Ocean Suite with Obstructed View (Category OB)
Stateroom: 220 square feet
Balcony: 30 square feet
Located on: Riviera and Verandah Decks

Features a private balcony, sitting area, individual climate control, private bathroom with shower, phone, mini-bar, wall safe, and TV with first-run movies.
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Extended Balcony Extended Balcony (Category 8M)
Stateroom: 185 square feet
Balcony: 55 square feet
Located on: Upper and Empress Decks

Features a private balcony, chair and coffee table, individual climate control, wall-safe, closet, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies.
Balcony Balcony (Categories 8A, 8B, 8C and 8D)
Stateroom: 185 square feet
Balcony: 35 square feet
8D located on: Empress Deck
8C located on: Empress Deck
8B located on: Main and Upper Decks
8A located on: Main Deck

Features a private balcony, chair and coffee table, individual climate control, wall-safe, closet, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies.
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Ocean View Stateroom Ocean View (Category 6A, 6B, 6C, 6D and 6E)
Stateroom: 185 square feet
6E located on: Empress Deck
6D located on: Upper and Empress Decks
6C located on: Main and Upper Decks
6B located on: Riviera and Main Decks
6A located on: Riviera Deck

Features a picture window, with a private bathroom with shower, plus a separate washroom with sink and junior tub, ample drawer and closet space, hairdryer, mini-bar, mini-safe, interactive TV, complimentary use of bathrobes, bathroom amenities kit and telephone.
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Interior Stateroom Interior (Categories 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, 4E and 4I)
Stateroom: 185 square feet
4I located on: Verandah Deck
4E located on: Empress Deck
4D located on: Upper and Empress Decks
4C located on: Main and Upper Decks
4B located on: Riviera and Main Decks
4A located on: Riviera Deck

Features a chair and coffee table, individual climate control, wall-safe, closet, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies.
Interior Stateroom with Porthole Window Interior with Porthole Window (Category PT)
Stateroom: 185 square feet
Located on: Riviera, Main, Upper and Empress Decks

Features two portholes, a private bathroom with shower, television with remote control, complimentary room service, and vanity area.
Interior with Upper and Lower Beds Interior with Upper and Lower Beds (Category 1A)
Stateroom: 185 square feet
Located on: Riviera, Upper and Empress Decks

Features upper and lower beds, as well as a chair with coffee table, individual climate control, wall-safe, closet, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies.


All stateroom descriptions are subject to change. Photos provided are not guaranteed to accurately represent the room listed. Some staterooms in the same category may have different furniture arrangements. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all details with the cruise line directly.

Carnival Fascination Deck Plans

Click a deck provided below to view it:

Select Deck
Deck 14 (Sun)
Deck 12 (Sports)
Deck 11 (Verandah)
Deck 10 (Lido)
Deck 9 (Promenade)
Deck 8 (Atlantic)
Deck 7 (Empress)
Deck 6 (Upper)
Deck 5 (Main)
Deck 4 (Riviera)


Category Legend
ES Extended Balcony Grand Suite
GS Grand Suite
OS Ocean Suite
OB Ocean Suite with Obstructed View
8M Extended Balcony
8D Balcony
8C Balcony
8B Balcony
8A Balcony
6E Ocean View
6D Ocean View
6C Ocean View
6B Ocean View
6A Ocean View
4I Interior
4E Interior
4D Interior
4C Interior
4B Interior
4A Interior
PT Interior with Porthole Window
1A Interior with Upper and Lower Beds


Deck Plan Key
Symbol 2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and Single Convertible Sofa
Symbol 2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and 1 Upper
Symbol 2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and 2 Uppers
Symbol 2 Twin Beds (convert to King) and Double Convertible Sofa
Symbol Stateroom with 2 Porthole Windows
Symbol Connecting Staterooms (Ideal for families and groups of friends)


Category OB suites have an obstructed view. This refers to staterooms V21, V23, V25, V27, V30, V34, V38 and V42.

Staterooms are available that are modified for wheelchair users.

Deck plans are subject to change. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all information with the cruise line directly.
Deck 5 (Main)
Carnival Fascination Deck Plans

Carnival Fascination Photo Gallery

Here's a look at some of the highlights of Carnival Fascination:
For photos of staterooms, please click the accommodations tab provided above. Ship is subject to modifications.
Bar and Lounge
Bar and Lounge
Diamonds are Forever Dance Club
Diamonds are Forever Dance Club
Main Show Lounge
Main Show Lounge
Sensation Dining Room
Sensation Dining Room
Grand Atrium
Grand Atrium
Aft Show Lounge
Aft Show Lounge
Camp Carnival
Camp Carnival
Club O2
Club O2
Café on the Way
Café on the Way
Passage to India Lounge
Passage to India Lounge
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