Carnival Elation | Activities, cabins, deck plans, reviews | CruiseBe
Quick login via social networks
Or login using your account on CruiseBe

Why do I need to login?

Being a registered user gives you privilege to save all cruise itineraries that you build in your account and access them later on any device.

Don`t have an account? Register now
8
Average: 8 (13 votes)

Sister ships of
Carnival Elation

© <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carnival_Ecstasy_in_Cozumel_6_Aug_2005.jpg" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Night Tracks/Wikimedia</a>/<a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CC BY-SA 3.0</a>
7.61538
Cruise line:
Destination:
Departure Port:
Capacity:
Tonnage:
© <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carnival_Inspiration_01.jpg" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Altairisfar/Wikimedia</a>/Public Domain
7.92857
Cruise line:
Destination:
Departure Port:
Capacity:
Tonnage:
© <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carnival_Sensation_Nassau_12-23-11.jpg" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">WikiEK/Wikimedia</a>/<a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CC BY-SA 3.0</a>
7.41667
Cruise line:
Destination:
Departure Port:
Capacity:
Tonnage:
© <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/22711505@N05/7762207942/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Ron Cogswell/Flickr</a>/<a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CC BY 2.0</a>
7.5
Cruise line:
Destination:
Departure Port:
Capacity:
Tonnage:
© <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carnival_Fascination_2011.jpg" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Jonathan Schilling/Wikimedia</a>/<a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CC BY-SA 3.0</a>
7.83333
Cruise line:
Destination:
Departure Port:
Capacity:
Tonnage:
© <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/lynndombrowski/371418749/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">lynn Dombrowski/Flickr</a>/<a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CC BY-SA 2.0</a>
7.58333
Cruise line:
Destination:
Departure Port:
Capacity:
Tonnage:
© <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carnival_Paradise_Docked_In_Cozumel,Mexico.jpg" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Jacrews7/Wikimedia</a>/<a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">CC BY 2.0</a>
7.33333
Cruise line:
Destination:
Departure Port:
Capacity:
Tonnage:

Interactive deck plans

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.

Source:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/
Carnival_Elation

Text is available under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0

Attractions on Carnival Elation


Photo by Carnival

Camp Carnival

Average: 2 (1 vote)
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...
Photo by Carnival

Gatsby's Great Cigar Bar

Average: 2 (1 vote)
A cozy bar, where you can relax with a cigar and elite drinks.
Photo by Carnival

Stage

No votes yet
Main stage, main shows and main emotions of the Carnival cruise liner.
Photo by Carnival

Drama Bar

No votes yet
Stop, wait a minute, relax, drink some coffee - and enjoy this moment.
Photo by Carnival

Buffet

No votes yet
Featuring a nice variety of casual dining options like Mongolian Wok, Chef's Choice, Salad Bar, Carnival Deli and more, the Lido Restaurant has something — or more likely, at least a few somethings...
Photo by Carnival

Beauty Salon

No votes yet
A trip to the salon is an opportunity to relax, to chat with others, to focus on yourself. It’s about more than just getting your hair or nails done… but it’s definitely about getting your hair or ...
Photo by Carnival

Mikado Main Lounge

No votes yet
Find yourself in the middle of Las Vegas with its bright perfomances and sophisticated audience.
Photo by Carnival

Elation's Way Promenade

No votes yet
Slow promenade just in the middle of the ocean - what can be more romantinc?
Photo by Carnival

Dessert Station

No votes yet
There’s nothing sweeter than a visit to Dessert Station for our specially-made marble chocolate cheesecake, lemon cream pies, cherry crumble squares and more. There’s always something for everyone,...
Photo by Carnival

Spa Carnival

No votes yet
Sometimes you just need to get away… from all that vacation. Seriously? Look, we know that sitting at home now, it’s hard for you to imagine wanting a vacation from your vacation, but trust us — it...

Latest travel blogs about Carnival Elation



Photo by Hargcb/Wiki/CC BY-SA 4.0

Try Green Eggs and Work: Things to Do on Carnival Elation Cruise Ship


Are you waiting for an upcoming cruise on Carnival Elation? We are genuinely happy for you! Have you already thought your port activities through? That's great! Now it's time to check the list of things to do on the Carnival Elation cruise ship . Carnival Elation cruise ship by Hargcb/Wiki/CC...