We stayed here the night before crusing on the Carnival Magic. It was a very nice hotel. The hotel receptionist was nice and helpful. I loved the decorations in the hotel room and it was clean. The hotel is right downtown next to the area called The Strand. Parking was a little hard to find, but once we found it, it worked smoothly. We checked in and then went walking in the downtown area, had a wonderful evening shopping and eating. The next morning, we were able to see our Cruise Ship docking at the port. Check out was easy and we were just a couple of blocks from our park and cruise spot. I would defintely recommend staying there, especially if you are needing a place the night before you cruise. They will also let you park there for the cruise, I think it is a little cheaper then what we paid, however we had reservations at another spot. But we will remember that for next time.