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"And now for something completely different..." The lead-in from the old "Monty Python's Flying Circus" television show kept repeating itself in my head as the shuttle made its way from the airport to Port ...
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200 MSC Opera Cruise Reviews

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MSC has some pretty bad reviews, and I'm pleased to report that we had a very pleasant time on board Opera. However, it ... Read more
Pretty poor CJH84
07/14
Just back from our first ever cruise, have to say we were utterly disappointed. Food on board MSC Opera was appalling ... Read more
Just returned from ten night cruise from Southampton taking in Holland and Norway. First time with MSC and will be the ... Read more
07/14
I have cruised with MSC before on Lirica and enjoyed it a lot. This cruise on Opera was just as good if not better in ... Read more
My wife and I have just returned from an outstanding cruise. Yes the embarkation process took time simply due to the ... Read more

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07/14
We have just returned from a cruise on the OPERA. The best advise I can give to anyone who is booked to go on this ... Read more
Never again MSC cliffordw
06/14
It all started with at least an hour and a half standing in line to check in. On arrival at the check in desk we were ... Read more
Not rated
06/14
Our cruise on the MSC Opera left Southampton on May 26, 2014 and returned to the same port on June 7, 2014. The Good ... Read more
06/14
Cruised 8 times with other lines before incl. Cunard, RCL & Fred Olsen. MSC Opera was poorest by far. Checking ... Read more
Nightmare of a cruise anne.dennis1@ntlworld.com
06/14
Our nightmare began as soon as we arrived at the port! Arriving 12 o’clock, to discover that our prior online ... Read more

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06/14
This was our first and last cruise with MSC. A two night taster cruise from Southampton to Guernsey. A temporary berth ... Read more
Like other passengers on this ship, we too have been on a number of cruises, so know how things work. We arrived early ... Read more
06/14
So there it was - Monday, the 26th - my date for boarding the MSC Opera. We travelled to Southampton Central by train, ... Read more
Diabolical 5563hill
06/14
Hi, we are not new to cruising and have previously used p&o , Cunard , royal Caribbean and ncl and I can honestly ... Read more
06/14
Although only a 3 day cruise, we lost most of our leisure time to queues. Good points: Ship and decor wasn't bad, ... Read more

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06/14
I have just returned from a two night cruise from Southampton to Guernsey on the MSC Opera and it was a total shambles ... Read more
Just returned from a mini cruise from Southampton to St Peter Port in Guernsey. We have been on many cruises, of ... Read more
NEVER AGAIN debada
06/14
I have cruised wih many other Companies but this was my first & last cruise with MSC Embarkation was awful a ... Read more
First Time Cruisers amandamabey
06/14
This was our very first cruise so we have nothing to compare to Embarkation was a bit chaotic,you were giving a number ... Read more
We decided to do this cruise to 'test' MSC as we had heard bad things, but also good things about the ships themselves. ... Read more

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DONT USE MSC LINE caballero50
06/14
This was our first ever cruise and a 2 nigh "taster cruise", this has put us off cruising for ever. first two and a ... Read more
Where do I begin? mozart0404
06/14
I was so looking forward to this little break but it went wrong from the beginning. First thing was embarkation. When ... Read more
Firstly, this is not something that I normally do, but having just got back from a Taster cruise I must report my ... Read more
Fiasco! Gazzoowen
06/14
We've been on a couple of cruises before, and this was our first (and last) time with MSC. This was a "taster cruise" ... Read more
Last Year I was compelled to write a glowing report about my time on MSC Opera. I had read a lot of poor comments and ... Read more

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