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Carnival Paradise

Carnival Paradise

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Sailing from Long Beach, CA (on Mexico cruises, until November of 2011) or Tampa, FL (starting in December of 2011, on Caribbean cruises), the 70,000+-ton Carnival Paradise is a fantastic option for those looking for an affordable 3- to 5-night cruise. From this ship's 6-story Atrium Bar and duty-free shopping boutiques to the recently redesigned Spa Carnival and three swimming pools, there's something for everyone on board this ship!

There are many dining options available on a Carnival Paradise cruise. Among them are the main dining rooms (where you can choose between Assigned and Your Time, open, dining), Paris Lido Restaurant (which has a large buffet and pizzeria, among other options), as well as 24-hour room service.

As far as entertainment venues and things to do go, there's something for everyone on board Carnival Paradise. For instance, the two-level Normandie Show Lounge features a live show during each evening of the cruise. Performances may include dancing, singing, comedians, magicians, acrobats and game shows. Also on board this ship is the Majestic Casino (with games such as blackjack, poker, roulette, craps, poker and slot machines), a full-service spa (with a beauty salon and fitness center), an internet cafe, photo gallery, art gallery, library and much more. Those with children and teens should be happy to hear that there's a great age-based youth program available on board.

There are many bars and lounges aboard Carnival Paradise. Among them are Queen Mary Lounge, which features performances such as singers and comedians, Rex Dance Club (a great place to enjoy a drink and "bust a move," America Bar and Leonardo Lounge.

Carnival Paradise Facts

Ship Class: Fantasy Class
Inaugural Year: 1998
Refurbished Year: 2008
Tonnage (GRT): 70,367
Country of Registration: Panama
Guest Occupancy*: 2,052
Crew: 920
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

Serenity Adult-Only Retreat
This kid-free oasis is a great place to relax if you're looking for a place on board Carnival Paradise where you can just get away from it all while on your cruise. While there you can take a dip in a hot tub, or just enjoy some sun (with large umbrellas available for those that would like some shade).

Twister Waterslide
While on a Carnival Paradise cruise you'll have the opportunity to enjoy this three-deck high waterslide. It's a great place for guests of all ages to have some fun, as they twist, splash and slide down.

Spa Carnival
If you'd like to truly relax, rejuvenate and pamper yourself while on a Carnival Paradise cruise, consider spending some time at this area of the ship. Treatments that are typically available at the spa include acupuncture, massages, facials, body wraps and tooth whitening. Also at this venue is a beauty salon and fitness center, with a wonderful selection of exercise equipment.

Carnival Paradise Cruise Deals

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

Low Price Guarantee on all Carnival Paradise Cruises!

Book any Carnival Paradise 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 Paradise cruise prices, so look around and you're sure to find the best Carnival Paradise cruise deal possible when booking with us!
Carnival Cruise Deals

Pre-Paid Gratuities on Carnival Paradise Cruises!

Select reservations qualify for Pre-Paid Gratuities for the 1st & 2nd guest 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 Paradise 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 Paradise Cruises!

Book a 3- to 5-night Carnival Paradise cruise at least 3-months in advance, or a 6-night or longer Carnival Paradise 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 Paradise cruise when booking with us!
Our special offers on Carnival Paradise 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 - Oceanviews - Insides
Suites top
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: 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.
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Ocean View Stateroom Ocean View (Category 6A, 6B, 6C, 6D and 6E)
Stateroom: 185 square feet
6A located on: Riviera Deck
6B located on: Riviera and Main Decks
6C located on: Main and Upper Decks
6D located on: Upper and Empress Decks
6E located on: Empress 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
4A located on: Riviera Deck
4B located on: Riviera and Main Decks
4C located on: Main and Upper Decks
4D located on: Upper and Empress Decks
4E located on: Empress Deck
4I located on: Verandah 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 Paradise 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
GS Grand Suite
OS Ocean Suite
OB Ocean Suite with Obstructed View
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 Paradise Deck Plans

Carnival Paradise Photo Gallery

Here's a look at some of the highlights of Carnival Paradise:
For photos of staterooms, please click the accommodations tab provided above. Ship is subject to modifications.
Grand Atrium Lobby Bar
Grand Atrium Lobby Bar
Normandie Main Show Lounge
Normandie Main Show Lounge
Rex Dance Club
Rex Dance Club
Majestic Casino
Majestic Casino
Queen Mary Lounge
Queen Mary Lounge
Leonardo Lounge
Leonardo Lounge
America Bar
America Bar
Cafe Ile de France
Cafe Ile de France
Blue Riband Library
Blue Riband Library
 
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