Carnival Fascination Cruise Ship: Expert Reviews & Passport Information

Carnival Fascination Overview

Length Overall 860 Feet (262 meters)
Under Flag of Bahamas
Built By Kvaerner Masa
Width (Beam) 102 Feet (31 meters)
Tonnage 70538 gross ton
Year Built 1994
The cost to Build at Time $250,000,000
Owner and or Operated by Carnival Corporation & PLC
Speed in Knots mph 21 knots,24 mph
Number of Passengers 2052 – 2462
Number of Crew 980
Decks 13
Decks with Cabins 5
Cabins 1026
Last Refurbishment 2015-2018

Cruise the high tides in style aboard the Carnival Fascination. A massive ship that debuted over 18 years ago but still holds the title of being one of the best party cruise ships on the sea.

Carnival Fascination

Carrying up to 2,048 passengers at a time, the Fascination promises entertainment for all at great cruise prices. Passengers will enjoy the Vegas thematic with lots of neon lights, bright colors, and exciting activities. You will never run out of places to get a drink with a grand total of 10 bars and lounges. If you are feeling lucky, you can partake in some gambling at the high-end casino.


While the Carnival Fascination has no shortage of entertainment that adults will enjoy, it also caters to children with lots of fun activities. Making it a great family cruise. Kids will appreciate the mini-golf course, triple-tier water slides, and playrooms.


Adults and children alike will go crazy for the food on this luxury cruise whether they choose one of the two large dining rooms, casual indoor-outdoor buffet, sushi bar, 24-hour pizza place, or the modern café with all the fancy coffees you can imagine.

If you are feeling like a workout, you can check out the gym or relax at the spa that offers a wide range of treatments. Of course, the Fascination features multiple pools and hot tubs to soak any stresses away. It also boasts the Serenity deck, an adults-only area for pure relaxation.


The Carnival cruise ships pride themselves in large rooms. This ship staterooms are no different. They measure out to a spacious 185 square feet and 54 of the units have private balconies.

If you are looking to book a cruise, you will not want to miss out on the great prices and amenities that the Carnival Fascination has to offer!