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Carnival Elation

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Carnival Elation

Capacity
2130
Crew
920
Tonnage
70 367
Length
855 ft (261 m)
First voyage
1998
Decks
14

Carnival Elation (formerly Elation) is a Fantasy-class cruise ship operated by Carnival Cruise Line. Built by Kværner Masa-Yards at its Helsinki New Shipyard in Helsinki, Finland, she was floated out on January 4, 1998, and christened as Elation by Shari Arison Dorsman. During 2007, in common with all of her Fantasy-class sisters, she had the prefix Carnival added to her name. She currently sails year round on four- and five-night cruises to the Bahamas out of Jacksonville,... Read more

Carnival Elation

Capacity (DO): 
2130
Crew: 
920
Tonnage: 
70 367
Length: 
855 ft (261 m)
Beam: 
103 ft (31 m)
First voyage: 
1998
Decks: 
14

Carnival Elation (formerly Elation) is a Fantasy-class cruise ship operated by Carnival Cruise Line. Built by Kværner Masa-Yards at its Helsinki New Shipyard in Helsinki, Finland, she was floated out on January 4, 1998, and christened as Elation by Shari Arison Dorsman. During 2007, in common with all of her Fantasy-class sisters, she had the prefix Carnival added to her name. She currently sails year round on four- and five-night cruises to the Bahamas out of Jacksonville, Florida.

Layout

Carnival Elation is a 71,909-ton ship and is 855 feet long. She has a guest capacity of 2130 and a crew of 920.

History

Elation was the first cruise ship to be equipped with an Azipod propulsion system. The pods give Elation better maneuverability compared with her sister ships.

On November 5, 2011 Carnival Elation was moved from Mobile, Alabama to New Orleans, replacing Carnival Ecstasy, which was moved to Port Canaveral, Florida. With Elation relocated to New Orleans, Carnival ceased operations in Mobile, Alabama until the Carnival Fantasy returned to the port in 2016.

In October 2017, Carnival Elation completed a month long dry dock during which she had an extra deck added and various modifications to her public facilities.

In June 2018, Carnival Elation was named the "Best Refurbished Cruise Ship" at the TravelAgeWest WAVE Awards.

Current and former voyages

1998–2003: Seven-night cruises to Mexico from Los Angeles, California.

2003–2006: Seven-night cruises to the Western Caribbean from Galveston, TX.

2007–2010: Three-, four-, and five-night cruises to Mexico from San Diego, CA as only year round ship from that port.

2010–2011: Four-, five-, and seven-night cruises from Mobile, Alabama to Western Caribbean replacing Carnival Fantasy.

2011–2016: Four- and five-night cruises to the Western Caribbean from New Orleans, Louisiana replacing Carnival Ecstasy.

2016–May 2019: Four- and five-night cruises to the Bahamas from Jacksonville, Florida replacing Carnival Fascination.

May 2019: Four- and five-night cruises to the Bahamas from Port Canaveral, Florida replacing Carnival Sunshine.

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Carnival_Elation

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Attractions on Carnival Elation


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Gatsby's Great Cigar Bar

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A cozy bar, where you can relax with a cigar and elite drinks.
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Camp Carnival

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On their Carnival cruise, kids can enjoy all the best parts of summer camp and family vacation, all in one! At Camp Carnival, they'll start by splitting up into three different age groups: 2 to 5 y...
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Mark Twain Library

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With wall-to-wall activities, most people wouldn’t think of their cruise vacation as a great time to read a book, but you’ll find the bibliophilic faithful stretched out on deck chairs, enjoying th...

Jekyll & Hyde Dance Club

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Get up and get down at the most happenin' club in the Caribbean. Our DJs are spinning today's hottest hits and yesterday's golden oldies, guaranteed to get you out of your seat and tapping your fee...
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Children's Pool

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Pool zone for the loveliest little travellers.
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Imagination Dining Room

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“Hey, which side does the fork go on?” is a question you’ll never have to ask at a dining room dinner aboard a Carnival cruise — we set the table for you. We also bring to the table a full three co...
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Jewelry Shop

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Fine jewelry for true connoisseurs.
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Verandah Aft Sun Deck

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Pool zone with a great amount of facilities, sun beds, bars, and of course - with an amazing pool.
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Galley

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Gymnasium

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We have some bad news for you — your ship has a gym. In other words, there’s no excuse for leaving your fitness routine back on land. That’s great news, however, for your body, which will definitel...

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