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Address: 9810 August Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226-2739
Phone Number: 904 357-3080
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Expensive parking

This is our first time we every took a cruise so this is the first time at JaxPort. We were told to be there at 10am to park, get through customs, and unload luggage. Well we... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2016
Jason T
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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
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128 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

I am so glad we parked here for our cruise on the Carnival Elation. This was our first time parking at a port, we normally park off site and take shuttles. To do that here, it would have only saved us $20. I didn't think that was worth the shuttle times, so we parked at the port. This has to... More 

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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

This is our first time we every took a cruise so this is the first time at JaxPort. We were told to be there at 10am to park, get through customs, and unload luggage. Well we showed up at 9.55am and was told that we needed to come back at 10am. We went for a quick drive and came back... More 

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Rockport, Indiana, United States
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63 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

It had been awhile since we had been on a cruise. Almost 10 years!!! We found this rather easily and it was close to the ship. It had a gravel lot with high chain link fence. One would think that for $15 it would be paved.

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Covington, Georgia
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26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Much smaller port than most, but it was a lot easier to park and get to the ship. We booked online and got parking less than 75 yards from the entrance of the terminal. People there were very friendly and provided water and chips while we waited.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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45 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

We left this port for our carnival cruise and the port was very safe the waits were not bad and everything went smoothly our vehicle was secure when we got back

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Alabama
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Every thing aboard this ship is a secret. Feb 8, 2016 left Jax Port. Feb 9, 2016 day at sea. Feb 10, 2016 Half Moon Cay. I found out through the grape vine that we needed a sticker to get on the service boat to go ashore. That took a two hour wait in line. Feb 12 was the last... More 

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Hixson, Tennessee
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

It was ok. Typical Cruise port. Nothing spectacular to expect. Safe parking if driving self to the port

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

We have friends that are “cruisers”, but this was our first time going on a cruise. We flew down to Jacksonville the night before, and were ready to hop on the Fascination the next morning. It was a five day jaunt to Nassau and Freeport in the Bahamas. The most important item I would say as a first-time cruiser is... More 

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Ramseur, North Carolina
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27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

THE PORT We took a 5-day Carnival Cruise. The JaxPort itself was not all that great, but then again it is simply a place to board the ship from, not a place you spend much time at. THE SHIP The Carnival Fascination was an overall good experience for me. Not 'great' but it was an overall good time. You can... More 

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Brighton, Canada
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59 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

We took a 5 day cruise on Carnival Fascination out of Jax Port for Nassau and Freeport. We stayed in cabin E91, which was managed by steward Dion, who did a lovely job. This cabin was too close to the entertainment in the centre of the boat and we would prefer a quieter cabin a little farther stern or forward.... More 

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