Carnival Inspiration is one of those ships that you simply cannot get bored with. An abundance of entertainment, bars, restaurants, themed events make the trip unforgettable. This option is suitable for families with children, and large groups of friends, and just lovers. For relaxation, you can choose quiet secluded places, such as a library or a relaxation zone, and for fun - entertainment venues with themed shows, and more. dr.
Year of construction - 1996 (Renovation - 2016)
Tonnage - 70367 tons.
Length - 261 m.
Width - 32 m.
Total cabin - 1026
Total passengers - 2056 people.
Like many of the company's other ships, Inspiration runs short cruises of less than seven days with a rich program of activities and excursions. The last renovation was carried out literally in 2018, so a pleasant surprise awaits guests in the form of fresh renovation and improved design of a number of establishments.
The Carnival Inspiration cabins are very spacious, even the interior rooms come with extra berths. Most of the cabins on the ship are classic interior and exterior. The décor of the rooms is peach and orange-red.
All standard cabins have two single beds that can be converted into one queen size bed, dressing table, table, ottoman, several drawers and a mirror, additional desk chair, flat screen TV, corner shelf, two hooks on the wall, one power outlet 110 V, one 220 V socket and a safe. Depending on the layout of your cabin, you can also request a small table in addition. Standard cabins are not equipped with sofas.
Bathrooms have a shower stall with a curtain and a clothesline. Toiletries include a bar of soap, shampoo and shower gel.
Rooms are divided into several categories:
Inner cabin: 17 sq. m. They can accommodate up to five people.
Outside cabin: 17 sq. m. They have either one large window or two small windows. They can also accommodate up to five people.
Mini Suite: There are 26 Junior Suites on Deck 11. It is, in fact, a cabin with a balcony. Each area is 20 sq. m., there is a folding sofa and a coffee table, as well as a small balcony with an area of 3 sq. m. with two chairs and a small table for drinks. These rooms can accommodate up to three passengers.
Suite: 28 suites with an area of 31 sq. m. are located on deck 6 and have a bathroom with a bathtub and combined shower, a small dressing room with drawers, shelves and a coat rack; double bed, mini fridge and 6.5 sq. m, which is equipped with two chairs and a table for drinks.
Additionally, the vessel features two Penthouse suites located on Deck 12. These are large 79 sq. m., equipped with a bar, stools, mini-fridge. Floor-to-ceiling windows lead out to a balcony with two armchairs, two chairs and two tables for drinks.
On one side of the cabin, three armchairs sit around a small table facing a large flat-screen TV. On the other side of the room there are three soft armchairs (two of which fold into extra beds) and an adjustable coffee table. A large sofa bed is located against the far wall. The bedroom is a separate room that has another large flat screen TV and reclining armchair.
The bathroom comes with a double sink; one side of the bathroom is equipped with a toilet and a large shower stall with a combined jacuzzi, and the other with a huge dressing room.
ParisTheatre is a 1300-seat two-story theater that hosts major events.
Monte Carlo Casino is a casino with 450 seats.
The Inspiration has one pool on deck 10. It has two whirlpools.
The art gallery is located near the center of Deck 7.
On deck 8 is the Elizabethan Shakespeare Library. It offers a good selection of books and board games, and is mostly sought after by large monopoly families. This deck is also home to duty-free shops that sell spirits, watches, jewelry, branded items and more.
The photo gallery is located on deck 9. You can view and purchase photographs taken by photographers of the Inspiration, as well as frames and cameras, including GoPro camcorders.
Also on deck 9 is the Cherry on Top sweets and gifts store, as well as the Inspirations store, which sells sun hats, wallets and scarves. The conference room is tucked away next to the Alchemy Bar.
An internet cafe is located on deck 7.
There is a medical center on deck 3.
Two laundry rooms with washing machines, dryers, ironing boards are located on deck 6 opposite cabin U154 and on deck 7 opposite cabin E4.
The Spa Carnival is located on deck 12. It features a beauty salon, relaxation room and 11 treatment rooms. The men's and women's changing rooms provide towels, lockers and large showers, as well as free steam rooms and saunas. The spa is open from 8 am to 10 pm.
The fitness center is located directly opposite the spa and can be accessed through the changing rooms.
REMINDER "CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE"
You must know this before boarding:
Passport and visas:
Documents are presented upon boarding and will be returned to you upon disembarkation. All guests over 16 years of age must have an ID (passport) with them, and you must also have all the visas required for the cruise.
IMPORTANT: Guests' names on cruise and air tickets must match the names on their passports.
What clothes to take with you?
Casual: You can wear casual clothes both ashore and during the day on board.
Shorts, trousers, blouses are suitable for women. Men should bring comfortable rubber-soled shoes (for walking on the deck) and a pair of good shoes. Do not forget to bring a sweater, warm jacket or jacket for evening walks or in case of cold weather and rain.
Formal wear: a cocktail dress or evening dress for women, a black suit or tuxedo for men, perfect for the Captain's Cocktail and Gala nights.
For the rest of the evenings, the dress code is less strict. Shorts and T-shirts are prohibited.
What About Money?
The currency on the ship is USD. The following cards are accepted for payment on board: Visa, Mastercard, American Express.
Onboard Card: This card is a pass to the ship.
Your luggage must be well closed. Each luggage should have a tag on which your name, ship name and cabin number are written. When you check in to the ship, you first check in your baggage in the hold and then check in lightly. Porters will deliver your luggage to your cabin during the day.
Life on board:
Steward: There is a steward in every cabin. He will keep order in your room. If you have any questions, please contact RoomService.
Key: your onboard map is also the key to your cabin.
What is included in the cruise price?
holiday "Welcome aboard"
eight meals a day on board
24-hour pizzeria and ice cream
captain's gala evening
Kids club, for children from 2 to 14
Club 02, for teens from 15 to 17
various show programs
entertainment in various clubs and bars
Activities on board:
orchestras and bands
What is not included in the cruise price?
postage stamps, souvenirs
drinks in bars
beauty salon, massage, hairdresser
nanny for children
photographs, portraits, video cassette about the cruise
Meals on board take place in 4 shifts: 17:45, 18:15, 20:00 and 20:30. When booking your cruise, you can request a meal change and table size (number of people at the table) for dinner. We do not guarantee that your requests will be fulfilled, but we will try to accommodate them. Smoking is not allowed in the restaurants on board the ship.
For your convenience, you can enjoy a continental breakfast in your cabin every morning until 10:00. Breakfast is also served on the Lido deck. Tea and coffee can be ordered around the clock.
Special Diets: If you are following any special diet please advise your agent when booking your cruise.
SeaviewBistro: open from 18:00 to 21:00. Here you can dine in a more casual setting. You are offered pasta, steaks, ribs, grilled chicken, salads and desserts.
Wines: If you would like to enjoy wine during dinner, ask the waiter for a wine list.
You are not allowed to bring your own alcoholic drinks on board. Alcoholic drinks are not available to persons under the age of 21.
Pizzeria: There is a pizzeria on board the ship and is open 24 hours a day. You can order pizza at any time. The pizzeria has both standard pizzas (pepperoni, mushroom, with pepper and onions) and gourmet pizzas (with sausage and goat cheese). The pizzeria also offers Caesar salad.
Café: Coffee, cappuccino, espresso and French pastries can all be tasted at the on-board cafe.
What to do on board?
Daily program: The daily program is delivered to your cabin every evening. It includes the program for the next day.
Duty-free shops on board: shops are closed while the boat is in port
Beauty salon and hairdresser: we have a wide range of services to help you unwind. You can also use the sauna or jacuzzi. Children under 12 years old are not allowed to use these services. Persons from 13 to 16 can use these services accompanied by an adult.
Onboard training: you can use the gym and fitness equipment. If you need someone's advice, you can use the services of a trainer (for a fee).
Pools: there are several pools on board. You can swim or just sunbathe next to them. If you have small children with you, they can also swim in the children's pool.
What about towels?
You will find beach towels in your cabin. You can use them by the pool and at the ports of call. You can also get them in the store - fine souvenir.
Children's club: various children's entertainment programs for children from 2 to 14. Groups: from 2 to 5, from 6 to 8, from 9 to 11, from 12 to 14.
Club 02: Exclusive program for teens from 15 to 17 years old. Dance, music, video games, movies and more. Fun parties, games and sports activities.
Casino: If you want to learn how to play, our staff will help you with this.
Persons under the age of 18 cannot play in the casino.
Deck Games: On deck you can play a variety of games including table tennis and shuffleboard.
Medical Services: You can seek help 24 hours a day. If you require certain treatment, surgery or hospitalization, you will be dropped off the ship and taken to the hospital.
Seasickness: Seasickness is a very rare occurrence on our ships, as all ships have roll stabilizers. If you do feel unwell, contact your steward or escort.
Babysitting for children: Babysitting for children under 11 years old is open from 22:00 to 3:00. Babysitting services will cost $ 6 per hour for one child and $ 4 per hour for each additional one. In addition to evening babysitting, we also offer morning babysitting services for children under 2 years old on the days of port calls.
Minors on board: Guests over 21 years of age may travel alone. Guests under 21 years old can travel with adults (over 25 years old), while they must live with them either in the same cabin, or in different, but connected by the same door.
Found and Lost Items: If you have lost something on board the ship, contact the information desk. If you find anything, take it to the information desk.
Electrical Appliances: The ship has 110 and 220 volt sockets. You can bring electric razors, hair dryers or tongs with you, but you cannot bring heating devices such as irons, heating pads on board, as they can cause a fire.
Valuables: of course, you will take valuable things with you on board such as a camera, video camera, jewelry, etc. We are not responsible for things left in your cabin, in your luggage or in public areas. For your convenience, we suggest you leave your belongings in the safe in your cabin or in the safe at the InformationDeck
Gifts and services:
Gifts: Pleasantly surprise someone with a bouquet of fresh flowers, a bottle of wine and dinner. Many other gifts are also available. We offer you tuxedos and evening dresses for rent.
Parties: If you would like to have a party during the cruise, we will help you with that. We can even decorate your cabin. Contact the InformationDeck
Photos: don't forget to smile, our photographers are always there. During formal evenings, you will also be photographed. You can purchase these photos from the photo gallery.
Connection with the World:
Can I make and receive calls?
You can easily call family members or your friends from your cabin. Per-minute payment is applied (according to the tariffs of satellite communications Satellite).
Internet cafe: you can use your personal email address or open a new one on board. Internet charges will be added to your onboard account.
Safety on board:
The fire is especially dangerous at sea !!! That is why we ask you to follow the basic rules of conduct on board. Safety rules on board:
do not smoke in bed;
not throw cigarettes, matches or cigars overboard;
smoke only in specially designated areas;
be careful on stairs;
the floor in the cabin must be clean. While you sleep, let the light be on in the cabin, at least in the bathroom, so that when you wake up, you can clearly see the cabin;
you cannot use irons, heating pads and candles in the cabin;
do not run around the ship; make sure that children do not run or play on the stairs.
A drill: a drill is sent to all passengers immediately after boarding the ship. After you hear the characteristic signal, you will need to take your life jacket (it is in the cabin) and go to your lifeboat, where a drill will be held for you. All guests MUST be present at the exercises !!!
WE WISH YOU A PLEASANT REST!
Camp Ocean Kids Club, which has two rooms, is located on Deck 11 and is divided into three age groups. The Penguins program is for the youngest children aged 2 to 5, the Sting Rays program from 6 to 8 and Sharks from 9 to 11.
Carnival Inspiration has separate clubs for teens: Circle C for children aged 12 to 14 located on deck 8 and ClubO2 for children aged 15 to 17 on deck 9.
Mardi Gras Dining Room - Main restaurant with 650 seats, serving Seuss At Sea themed breakfasts at an additional cost.
Mardi Gras Dining Room - restaurant with 658 seats.
Brasserie Lido Buffet Restaurant is a 722-seat restaurant that turns into a bistro in the evenings.
Sushi Bar - sushi bar.
Guy's Burger Joint - A free poolside bar serving popular snacks like fries and hamburgers.
BlueIguana Cantina is a poolside Mexican bar serving famous burritos and tacos.
Additionally, there are several bars on the ship for light snacks and refreshments:
Atrium Bar (Deck 7) - Lobby bar.
Rhapsody in Blue Piano Lounge (deck 8) - piano bar.
Rock and Roll Dance Club (Deck 9) - dance zone.
Violins Bar (deck 9) - casino bar.
RedFrog Rum Bar (deck 10) - rum bar.
ChopinBar - cigar bar
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