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Carnival Cruise Line

Information about Carnival Pride
Year Built
Space Ratio

General Information

The Carnival Pride started sailing in 2001. Former names: none. The Carnival Pride is registered in Panama City, Panama. The Carnival Pride has 1067 cabins.

You can expect between 2134 to 2561 passengers on a typical sailing. This means that at the higher number (usually peak and holiday sailings) Carnival Pride has a space ratio of 33.6. (A space ratio less than 33 means that you may find the ship crowded in areas. A space ratio greater than 39 means that there should be plenty of space for each passenger.) When this ship isn't sailing at capacity the space ratio can be as good as 40.3.

The Carnival Pride has 961 crew members on board. There are 3 passengers for every crew member on board. There are self serve laudromats on this ship.

Sister Ships

The following ships share the same class as this ship. This means the basic design and layout of the ship is the same. For the most part the cabins will be identical among these ships, but may be decorated differently.
2000- Carnival Spirit
2001- Carnival Pride
2002- Carnival Legend
2004- Carnival Miracle
2009- Carnival Luminosa


There are 17 special needs cabins on this ship. These cabins have been modified for accessibility purposes.

12 Decks

There are 12 on this ship. The highest deck number is 12. The number of decks with passenger cabins is 6.

64% Balconies

This is the percent of the staterooms on board have balconies.

Other Information

The abbreviation Carnival uses for this ship is PR.

CARNIVAL PRIDE is one of the 8000 series of ships built by Carnival for their own use and for sister company Costa.

During drydock is 2/03/19-2/16/19 removed French doors in French door balconies and replaced with floor to ceiling window.

Completed during dry dock: 4/26/23-5/27/23:
- Routine hotel maintenance
- New red, white and blue hull design and paint scheme
- Cosmetic enhancements such as new carpeting and tiling, etc. in lounges and public areas
- 5 new cabins and dedicated Chefs Table added to deck 1 (replaced lower level of Nightclub)
- Dreams Studio added to deck 2
- Casino expanded (removed casino bar)
- Heroes Tribute Bar & Lounge (replaced SkyBox Bar)
- Carnival Adventures Shop (replaced Card Room)
- Spa Carnival rebranded as Cloud 9 Spa
- Steakhouse rebranded as Fahrenheit 555

There are 1062 staterooms on board, with the largest being the Grand Suites. 80% of the cabins are on the outside.

Dining options on board include a main dining room, Normandie Restaurant, which has windows on 3 sides and accommodates 1000 cruisers at once. For a more casual meal, the Lido deck has various food stations, and the Mermaid Grille and Bistro offers buffet-style dining. Guys Burger Joint and BlueIguana Cantina are more unique offerings, but still on the casual side. Bonsai Sushi is a full Asian restaurant with a sushi bar, and Fahrenheight 555 is a fine dining steakhouse with a surcharge and reservations only.

Nightly entertainment can be found at the Taj Mahal Theater which offers grand scale productions, and during the day also offers game shows. Other bar, lounges, and entertainment venues include:

Butterflies Lounge- 484-seat, hosts Punchliner Comedy Club/brunch
Beauties Disco and Nightclub- 2 levels, 118 seats
Crystal card room- 20 seats
Perfect Game Bar- sports bar
Florentine Lobby Lounge- wine bar
Ivory Bar- Piano bar
Raphael Foyer Lounge and Bar- 66 seats
Starry Night Jazz Club- 135 seats
The Winners Club Casino
Atrium Renaissance Lobby- bar, dance floor, and stage
Heroes Tribute Bar & Lounge- the first bar at sea dedicated to active and retired US military personnel.

The children and teens will have plenty to do on this ship with Camp Carnival, which is a lounge area with supervised activities; Circle C which has video games, parties, movies, and planned activities; and Club 02 which is a teens lounge that offers karaoke, video games, and themed parties. They can also check out the Aqua Park which has a twister water slide and play area, the 24-hour video arcade, and the sports court and mini golf course.

Adults have their very own Serenity area which has a whirlpool, bar, and sunbathing area with loungers. They also can enjoy time at the Spa Complex, which offers steam rooms, saunas, whirlpool, treatment rooms, a beauty salon, and fitness center.

Carnival Pride Ship Stats

Item Detail
Year Built 2001
Years Old 23
Tons 85,920
Speed 22.0 knots
Length 960 feet
Beam 106 feet
Total Cabins 1,067
Crew 961
Expected Passengers 2,134 to 2,561
Expected Space Ratio 34
Total decks 12
Decks with cabins 6

Carnival Pride Features


  • 1 Retractable Roof Pools
  • 2 Outdoor Pools swimming
  • 4 Whirlpools (hot tubs)
  • No Rock Climbing Wall
  • No Flow Rider
  • No Ice Rink
  • No Bowling
  • No Zipline
  • Waterslide
  • Water Park
  • No Ropes Course
  • Mini Golf golf
  • Sports Court
  • Jogging Track


  • Casino casino
  • No Cigar Lounge
  • Chapel
  • Video Arcade
  • Show Lounge
  • Hair Salon
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center
  • Library library
  • No Bridge Viewing Area
  • No Outdoor Movie Screen
  • Teen Lounge
  • Passenger Promenade Deck
  • No Upper Deck Sea Viewing Lounge
  • Adult Only Outside Lounge Area

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Smoking Policy

  • All staterooms and suite accommodations are entirely smoke-free, including balconies
  • Cigarette and electronic cigarette smoking will only be allowed in designated exterior open deck areas, in the nightclub and in certain areas within the casino and casino bar
  • Cigar and pipe smoking will only be allowed in designated exterior open deck areas.
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  • Carnvial Vista will allow smoking in the casino and casino bar and also on deck 11 port side aft.

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