“MSC Splendida - Mediterranean Tour on Yacht Club”
Cruise review of MSC Splendida

Berke MSC Splendida 3 MSC Splendida - Mediterranean Tour on Yacht Club
Berke
Member Since 2012
No Forum Posts
No Helpful Votes
Overall Member Rating
CABIN (YC1) -No DVD player, radio, or VCR (as advertised) -Laundry and Dry cleaning was supposed to be free but was not. -Room service: When you place your order from the interactive TV system, takes at least 50 minutes for delivery -Too much wind noise coming in from the balcony doors +Room cleaned and tidyed up twice a day +Towels changed twice a day +Minibar is free + refilled twice a day +Newspaper service every morning (available for most countries) +Routine newsletter distribution. Well communicated activity schedule. +Perfect craftmanship and very high attention paid to details during construction. Very obvious. Great room decoration. TOP SAIL LOUNGE -Very few assortment for snack buffet -Can't even find Butlers around (as advertised) -Lounge windows not cleaned during 1 week. Covered with salt. Limited visibility. +Quality and quick service +Interactive maps and screens on each table +Tables, carpets, couches cleaned very often +The most silent and relaxed area of the whole ship +Very nice fore sight (when windows are clean) +Greatest staff of the Lounge: RAJIV from Mauritus! Always smiling and always ready to serve! GENERAL -There is no real Butler service. They just welcome you and clean your room. That's it. -Outdoor pool water not heated. Only jacuzzi's are heated and very crowded. (except for the One Pool area reserved for Yacht Club members) -Did not dock in Valetta due to storm. Instead wandered around for 6 hours and then went to the Marsalock bay for a technical stop. Why didn't they stop in Marsalock at first instead of burning thousand of liters of diesel wandering around? +Very nice decoration and perfect craftmanship. The ship looks so new! +Always a cleaning going on. Very clean. L'OLIVO RESTAURANT +Reserved for Yacht Club members only. +Very silent and relaxed atmosphere ++Outstanding personalized service!!! Two big plusses for this one! Can't get this level of service in any restaurant in a european city! +Great food! Great kitchen chef! Great Menu! +Sommelier always available. Great wine selection. EXCURSIONS -Nightmare... Especially if the tour guide was an english speaking italian woman! -Most excursions in two languages, with bad english accent and high speaker volume. No need to shout! Very annoying for long bus trips! -Bus in La Goulette was so dirty inside. Try not to touch anywhere in Tunisia!
MSC Splendida Cruises to the Western Mediterranean
Overall Ratings
  • Cabin
  • Dining
  • Embarkation
  • Enrichment Activities
  • Entertainment
  • Family & Children
  • Fitness & Recreation
  • Onboard Experience
  • Public Rooms
  • Rates
  • Service
  • Shore Excursions
  • Value for Money

Cabin review: Yacht Club Deluxe Suite

YC116012
CABIN (YC1) -No DVD player, radio, or VCR (as advertised) -Laundry and Dry cleaning was supposed to be free but was not. -Room service: When you place your order from the interactive TV system, takes at least 50 minutes for delivery -Too much wind noise coming in from the balcony doors +Room cleaned and tidyed up twice a day +Towels changed twice a day +Minibar is free + refilled twice a day +Newspaper service every morning (available for most countries) +Routine newsletter distribution. Well communicated activity schedule. +Perfect craftmanship and very high attention paid to details during construction. Very obvious. Great room decoration.

Port and Shore Excursions

Published 04/25/12
Helpful?
Thank Berke
No Helpful Votes
Read Cruise Critic’s MSC Splendida Review
MSC Splendida Cruises to the Western Mediterranean
Share feedback
Thank you!  Cruise Critic values your feedback.
How can we improve this page?