Cruise with mediocre quality, in which almost everything is focused on getting money from passengers. You have to pay for everything.
Since the first night, the staff is chasing you in order to sail water packages (around 30 euros), ...
We choose this cruise, to see Havana, as it was docked for two night followed by several islands.
We had a all inclusive, so the unlimited drinks were great.
The food variety at dinner was ample.
Embarkation was good.
Service was good but was not told that the tip of the restaurants in the hotel and paid separately.
The ship had a lot of activities, games, dances, shows.
Got to eat a lot and well, drinking well as the allegrissimo drinks package.
The ship is kept spotlessly clean, but the italians smoked everywhere .
Even under the no smoking here signs.The sotto vento pub was always in a haze of smoke and impossible to inhabit if you dont smoke.The guest relations area always ...
We chose this cruise for its extensive itnerary (and affordable cost). Out of 11 days we had only one day at sea. From Australia we flew into Berlin to experience this fascinating city for a few days and then we took the train from there ...
Great shows...I am starting off positive but there were some things that were not so good.
The buffet has too many tables and people cannot walk through the room; this is probably because the ship has too many cabins! Breakfast and ...
After search for a cruise around the Baltic, we found this one and choose it for the best itinerary (it visited more ports than cruises offered by other cruise lines) and for the incredible price (less than 1000 euros per passenger).
This was our first cruise and picked the ship for its Ports and Price (Having two kids 11 and 6 is was way cheaper than other cruise lines.)
We had a brilliant holiday and we would not hesitate to use MSC again.
Embarkations and ...
We choose this cruise, because it was advertised on a deal site. The destinations looked great and it was close to home. We could board in Copenhagen and we live 10 km from there. Very nice.
As we know Copenhagen, being natives, we did ...
This is the second cruise we've taken out of Copenhagen, MSC was vey easy and perfectly set up for both embankment and disembarkment. The ship is smaller, but not claustrophobic, plenty of space to roam around between ports. The cabin was ...
I chose MSC because they were going to unique ports of call that many others were not in Northern Europe. The ports of call were Gdynia (Poland), Klapedia (Lithuania), Riga (Latvia), Tallin (Estonia), St. Petersburg (Russia), Helsinki ...
This was my second cruise on Opera. I last travelled on her to the Black Sea thee years ago. On my last cruise I would have rated the ship four or five but this voyage had some major problems.
Firstly the good points:
The ship has ...
My husband and I chose this cruise for its itinerary - Havana, Jamaica, Grand Cayman and Mexico. We are both in our early 30s and had never done a cruise before so we were unsure of what to expect. We read all the reviews in advance and we ...
We are a british couple that flew from London to Havana on 10/02/16, we went to Varadero & spent 6 nights at the Blau Varadero before joining the MSC Opera.
We knew the ship wasn't due to dock until around 3pm from the previous ...
Right from the start we had hassles. We did not embark 'till 19:30 (Correct Time)and as soon as we hit the deck we were harassed by three different staff members trying to sell us drinks packages and this is before we got off the deck. We ...
I will start by saying this is my very first time writing a review and felt it necessary as this cruise experience was different than any other of the 14 cruises I have taken.
We were quite excited to be getting this cruise at a ...
This was supposed to be something different, and special since we would get to see Havana. In fact, there were a lot of disappointments, from the get-go.
Somehow, our overall trip included the "drinks package", so that was ...
First , I will comment on the good. The ship is lovely, the entertainment is great, the service in the L'Approdo Restaurant superb, Sotto Vento Pub, great servers but very slow in getting service due to lack of help. We ordered sandwiches ...
The trip from Vancouver thru Toronto to Veradaro was exhausting. Then we had a 2 hour bus ride from Veradaro to Havana to get to the cruise ship. After 26 hours of traveling, our bus driver stopped in traffic and unloaded all of our ...
My wife and I went on an MSC Carribean Cruise, the Cuba Special Cruise, from December 22nd to December 28th, 2015. On December 22nd when we arrived at Rome Fiumicino Airport we were welcomed by three very nice young ladies who helped us ...
We were very pleased and well served at all times during our trip on our MSC Cruise.
The food was excellent and every night was a different menu which kept it interesting and exciting to go to dinner. The Buffet restaurant was also ...
MSC Opera. Experienced cruiser and this was the worst. Service Mgr said that cruise caters to Europeans and not to American standards...what? Expecting decent food, timely beverage and meal service is too much to expect? Lousy ...
Let me start by saying this was our second MSC cruise in the last year. We cruised on the Divina in November and loved it. That's why we chose to book our long yearly European cruise with MSC on the Opera. What a mistake. Check in was ...
I've been on the MSC Opera fbetween sept 5 -sept 20. I've embarked in Constanta. This was my 5th cruise (3rd with MSC ) so I knew what to expect.
Itinerary was : Constanta, At Sea, Sochi, At Sea, Istanbul, Mykonos, Santorini, ...
Seasoned travellers the check-in was efficient and hassle free, ship's staff at the terminal desks were friendly, cheerful and helpful.
SAFETY: The vessel was spotless throughout, an ex seafarer it is reassuring to note ...
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