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  • MSC Preziosa, MSC's biggest, splashiest ever, debuted in 2013
  • MSC Divina sails year-round from Miami
  • Features the ship-within-a-ship Yacht Club concept
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557 MSC Family Cruise Reviews

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We (a family of 3) were on our third MSC cruise and second in the Yacht Club. Nothing earth shattering to write about. ... Read more
Family Memories Laxlover
06/15
This was our second MSC cruise... unfortunately it was not as good as the first. We booked this cruise as a final ... Read more
We are experienced cruisers with 20+ cruises (Celebrity, Princess, Royal Caribbean, Holland American, NCL, Carnival and ... Read more
It seems that not many Brits have heard of MSC Cruises yet - so we're going to do our best to keep it a secret for a ... Read more
Right up front let us say our overall rating is skewed by MSC's abysmal customer service pre cruise. To our queries ... Read more

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06/15
This was our first cruise so I did a lot of research before travelling. We decided to book with MSC as the route ... Read more
06/15
My worst cruise ever! I’ve sailed twice with Tompson, twice with MSC Fantasia, with MSC Orchestra and MSC Lirica ... Read more
Disorganized eef721
05/15
This was my third cruise and by far the worst. I have previously traveled Royal Caribbean and Carnival and both ... Read more
Disappointed Marg n Tez
05/15
This was our 2nd cruise and in all fairness I have come to the conclusion that my husband and I are just not cruise ... Read more
Let me start with the good things. This is a beautiful ship. The public spaces are sleek, the Swarovski crystal ... Read more

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Wonderful ship, but all that sparkles is not gold. Beautiful exterior with no substance beneath. Booked cruise in June ... Read more
Don't do it! MaeBeth
05/15
MSC LIRICA out of Venice: We have always cruised on Norwegian and didn't think MSC would be much different, since the ... Read more
buffet food was horrible, tasteless, fatty, dining room wasn't much better, food only started to improve towards the ... Read more
I can't say enough about how pretty the MSC Divina is. Its a good thing she is relatively new because the maintenence ... Read more
Even though my main goal and reason for this cruise was to see and spend time with my family who lives abroad I gotta ... Read more

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I do have to give myself kudos for my logistical planning as far as arriving at the port and getting back home but our ... Read more
05/15
Another beautiful MSC ship, the second MSC ship I've been on, but will definitely book with them for my next cruise. I ... Read more
Our cruise started terribly from the embarkation. we were given the first priority because I have a child in a ... Read more
This was our 3rd cruise but the first with MSC and, in terms of service, it was probably the worst one. To be fair ... Read more
Great Cruise Saint Paul
04/15
There was 7 of us in our party, including 3 children and every single one of us from 5 years old to 49 years old ... Read more

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Bad Almost Everything cruise chuck
04/15
The one and only good note was the entertainment. Dinner almost every night was two hours or more. Food not very ... Read more
Very disappointed joan sicari
04/15
Went on MSC Divina 4/11/15 to Bermuda. We were suppose to spend 3 full days in Bermuda but they informed us AFTER we ... Read more
We are not first time cruisers but we're not avid cruisers either. Our favorite is Princess. We also enjoyed Celebrity ... Read more
No Fuss Chilling wherestheship
05/15
This was my first Mediterranean cruise I have only cruised in Australia and Asia and New Zealand, and I was so ... Read more
04/15
We're do we start embarkation at Genoa was a shambles great start .We were all given numbers which u didn't need we ... Read more

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