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Overview

After 19 years of cruising, the Carnival Triumph has undergone major renovations to become the Carnival Sunrise. Carnival Sunrise set sail in April 2019 and is part of the line's Sunshine class. It can accommodate 2,984 guests and 1,108 crew members.

As a result of the renovation, the ship boasts 115 new staterooms and suites, a bevy of new dining venues, the Serenity Adult-Only Retreat, a deck-top ropes course and a revamped water park, among other standout amenities. Most recent cruisers applauded the refurbishments, though others were less impressed and complained of overcrowded spaces.

Among the ship's new dining venues are the Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse, the Italian Cucina del Capitano and Guy's Pig & Anchor Smokehouse – a Guy Fieri eatery. In total, the ship boasts more than a dozen dining options.

The cruise line's standard range of accommodation classes are also represented on Carnival Sunrise, with Interior, Ocean View, Balcony and Suite cabins all available to passengers. Thanks to the refurbishment, the ship also boasts Cloud 9 Spa staterooms, which offer perks like priority spa reservations, free fitness classes and unlimited access to the thermal suites.

In 2019-20, Sunrise departs from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Norfolk, Virginia, and New York City for sailings in the Bahamas, Bermuda, the Caribbean and the Panama Canal.

After 19 years of cruising, the Carnival Triumph has undergone major renovations to become the Carnival Sunrise. Carnival Sunrise set sail in April 2019 and is part of the line's Sunshine class. It can accommodate 2,984 guests and 1,108 crew members.

As a result of the renovation, the ship boasts 115 new staterooms and suites, a bevy of new dining venues, the Serenity Adult-Only Retreat, a deck-top ropes course and a revamped water park, among other standout amenities. Most recent cruisers applauded the refurbishments, though others were less impressed and complained of overcrowded spaces.

Among the ship's new dining venues are the Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse, the Italian Cucina del Capitano and Guy's Pig & Anchor Smokehouse – a Guy Fieri eatery. In total, the ship boasts more than a dozen dining options.

The cruise line's standard range of accommodation classes are also represented on Carnival Sunrise, with Interior, Ocean View, Balcony and Suite cabins all available to passengers. Thanks to the refurbishment, the ship also boasts Cloud 9 Spa staterooms, which offer perks like priority spa reservations, free fitness classes and unlimited access to the thermal suites.

In 2019-20, Sunrise departs from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Norfolk, Virginia, and New York City for sailings in the Bahamas, Bermuda, the Caribbean and the Panama Canal.

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After 19 years of cruising, the Carnival Triumph has undergone major renovations to become the Carnival Sunrise. Carnival Sunrise set sail in April 2019 and is part of the line's Sunshine class. It can accommodate 2,984 guests and 1,108 crew members.

As a result of the renovation, the ship boasts 115 new staterooms and suites, a bevy of new dining venues, the Serenity Adult-Only Retreat, a deck-top ropes course and a revamped water park, among other standout amenities. Most recent cruisers applauded the refurbishments, though others were less impressed and complained of overcrowded spaces.

Among the ship's new dining venues are the Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse, the Italian Cucina del Capitano and Guy's Pig & Anchor Smokehouse – a Guy Fieri eatery. In total, the ship boasts more than a dozen dining options.

The cruise line's standard range of accommodation classes are also represented on Carnival Sunrise, with Interior, Ocean View, Balcony and Suite cabins all available to passengers. Thanks to the refurbishment, the ship also boasts Cloud 9 Spa staterooms, which offer perks like priority spa reservations, free fitness classes and unlimited access to the thermal suites.

In 2019-20, Sunrise departs from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Norfolk, Virginia, and New York City for sailings in the Bahamas, Bermuda, the Caribbean and the Panama Canal.

Ship Size
L
Price
$$$$
Year Built
2012

Pros & Cons

  • Retired Carnival Triumph transformed into Carnival Sunrise in 2019

  • Lacks some of the amenities found on Carnival's larger ships, such as a trampoline park and the SkyRide attraction

3.90

Scorecard

  • 3.5Expert Rating »
  • 4.0Traveler Rating »
  • 4.0Health Rating »

Rankings

Carnival Sunrise ranks #7 out of 26 Carnival Cruise Line Cruise Ships based on an analysis of expert and user ratings, as well as health ratings.

Cabins

Carnival Sunrise offers a wide range of accomodation options. Browse cabins to find the stateroom that suits your needs.

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Deck Plans

Carnival Sunrise contains 13 decks. Find out which features are available on each Carnival Sunrise deck.

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Traveler Reviews

A ship’s traveler rating is provided under license by Cruiseline.com , which manages one of the largest databases of cruise reviews and ratings by travelers. A total of 389 guests have reviewed Carnival Sunrise, giving it a rating of 4.2 on a scale of 1-5.

Cruiseline Travel Rating:

4.2 out of 5(389 reviews)

Reviews by Traveler Type

Couples34.2%
Families w/older children20.6%
Families w/young children13.9%
Groups13.4%
Singles/Friends12.3%
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