MS Carnival Paradise

Carnival Cruise Lines
Former Names:  None

Paradise is a totally non-smoking Fantasy class ship featuring a seven deck high atrium and a colourful and functional interior. Entertainment, activities and noise are plentiful and the ship is ideal for fun on a short cruise.  Carnival Paradise passengers tend to be Younger and families and Mostly American with Europeans in the Med. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 34.2 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 2.2 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 27.1 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 2.8 passengers.
Size Large
Rating
Built 1998
Refit 0
Tonnage 70367
Passengers (Min/Max) 2056/2594
Crew 920
Officers Italian
CABINS
Total  1028
Cabins are spacious and practical with good storage. Bathrooms feature good sized showers but toiletries are provided. Exterior suites feature more space and whirlpool bathtubs. 
Balcony  54
Ocean View  566
Inside  408
Single  0
Cabin Details Cabins Deckplans
FITNESS & LEISURE
Pools Out/In  3/0
The ship has a nautica spa, (separate sections for men and women.) It includes a gym, aerobics, massage, jogging track, health treatments and a beauty salon. The pools are quite small in size but the Jacuzzis provide ocean views.
Jacuzzis  6
Fitness Centre  Yes
Sauna  Yes
Steam Room  Yes
Deck Space  Average
RESTAURANTS
The two main dining rooms (destiny & paradise) are colourful but tight for space and noisy. Food is plentiful and service is programmed although friendly. The Lido Grill provides buffet meals and becomes the Seaview Bistro at night. Also a sushi bar. Main Dining Rooms  2
Sittings  4
Non Smoking  Yes
Alternative Dining  1
 ENTERTAINMENT
Open deck space is good but can get crowded. Entertainment venues include the multi-tiered Universe show lounge which presents dazzling shows, Cleopatra's and Electricity Disco. Multiple public rooms are connected by a wide indoor boulevard.  Show Lounges 2
Cinema No
Library Yes
Casino Yes
DRESS CODE
Casual and comfortable during the day. Evenings range from smart casual (shirt & trousers) to informal (jacket and tie for gentlemen and casual elegance for ladies). Formal evenings require a suit or dinner jacket for men and a cocktail dress for ladies.
TIPPING
Expect to budget £7 (US$12) per day to cover waiter, assistant and cabin steward and an additional 15% service charge on all bar purchases.
 DISABLED
Wheelchair cabins 22
Wheelchair access is acceptable.
Lifts 14
 CHILDREN
The rating for children is Good. There is a fully supervised children's camp carnival programme for 2-15 year olds. Features include their own pool and a 2,500 square feet world play area including educational computers and art and craft materials. 

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