My wife and I scheduled a cruise in December of 2016. Our previous experience with cruises were quite different, in that they, unlike MSC, apparently did concern themselves with customer satisfaction.
It began with an absolute ...
We choose this cruise as we got a great deal on a balcony 2 for 1 plus kids free just before Xmas. We have always travelled on Carnival cruises (6 times previously) and wanted to try a new cruise line.
The ship itself was big and ...
We chose MSC since we didn't want to witness more camouflaged-trunks-wearing dudes drinking bud lite and getting in drunken fights over college football. You know the line I'm talking about...There was none of that, thankfully.
- Excellent entertainment.
- OK food --- nothing to write home about except for the exceptional desserts! Some of the people we dined with complained that there was no lobster night! For the price we paid, I am OK without having a ...
I parked at the Port of Miami and arrived about 1pm. I would suggest getting there ealier because I parked at a garage and has to take a bus (no extra charge getting to the port) But when I got back from the cruise it was so crowded and ...
I cruise once 2-3 years, this year was not planned but the price was just too good. For price of family ski trip, we decided to skip snow and go for the sands. There was many negative review, so I had to do lots of digging to ensure we ...
We are experienced Celebrity and Azamara cruisers but for once decided to try a change as the pre Xmas timings suited us well. Our choice was made on the basis of extensive useful reading of Cruise Critic and reviews/boards here.
We had ...
My family and another friend chose the MSC Divina because Kids Sail Free (under 12) and we had a 9 and 10 year old with us. Plus, the website had a 12-drinks-free offer / traveler if you got the "Fantastica Experience," which we ...
We had heard mixed reviews about MSC cruises but the price was right and we decided to give them a shot.
Boarding - Things did not get off to a good start. We arrived at the port at 1:55 - five minutes before our assigned arrival time ...
We chose this cruise because of the great price for a balcony for 7 nights to the eastern Caribbean. The Italian ship is exceptionally beautiful, but thats about as good as it gets.
The ships configuration makes it difficult to move ...
Cruised on the devina 2 years ago had a great trip and book this cruise on 12-16-2016
Rooms were clean and cabin staff great
spent a lot of time in Garden Bar staff was great but to many kids hanging around bar area-
The fee based ...
we boarded ship on the 16 of december
first of all there was NO SMOKING in the casino most people who gamble smoke and the machines did not pay off you did not even win to keep playing
big casino always empty
the food was a ...
we wanted to try a new cruise line the shows were good but the signage was terrible to find restrooms. the food line at the buffett was a complete fiasco people cutting in front of you elbows in your face??? all they needed to do was put ...
This cruise was a great deal for a family with two teenagers, and we got two very nice balcony staterooms for a great price for the holiday season.
CONS: The ship had a very diverse crowd, which was quite interesting and nice, but keep ...
I chose this cruise thinking they can find a European style even on a cruise to the Caribbean. I really wrong! I found so much boredom, rudeness and services under my expectations. The dining options were limited if compared with other ...
We chose this to experience the european style of crusing. Well what a disappointment. Most were rude. Thank goodness for the staff they were the only salvation to this trip.
Dining staff were wonderful. You could see even they were ...
As this was my fourth cruise on board the Divina and as I had already posted reviews after previous sailings, I was not going to write a review this time. However, on reading some of the recent reviews, particularly those from guests on ...
This was our first cruise on MSC and the Divina. I've got to say we were impressed. The ship is probably one of the nicest we've been on and the crew does an excellent job of keeping it spotless. Of course everything isn't perfect but the ...
Went on MSC DIVINA and had following issues:
Food is not really good. Sometimes it was very good but most of the time it was disappointing and poor. Especially the Dinner was not what it should be to end a nice day.
This was our first cruise with MSC. We were initially attracted by their loyalty club matching program ( make arrangements on-line before boarding), and also, the length of the cruise.
Things got off to a rocky start, with boarding ...
This cruise was selected by Jazzfest at Sea. I'll start with the good stuff:
• Our room with the balcony was very nice, clean and well taken care of by the steward.
• Overall staff is very friendly and helpful, with a ...
MSC is a Mediterranean cruise line that currently has one ship sailing out of Miami (a new ship, the Seaside, will arrive in Jan 2018). We were skeptical about trying them since we had been on another Italian line, Costa, and were ...
First, a little background: This is our first time on MSC, but my 4th cruise (having done 2 other Carnival and a Royal Caribbean cruise). I had researched the Divina beforehand, so I knew (or thought I knew) what to expect. Keep in mind ...
I thought the ship was beautiful. The staff we dealt with was above average. We thought the food was above average, (except for not having a free lobster night). The buffet was quite large but the juices were deluted and they had the same ...
The itinerary was of great interest since I hadn't been to four of the ports before. The status match program and price for single travelers also lured me to try this line. The ship is beautiful and the staff was great but the food was ...
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