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DebnDave2009
Member Since 2014
1 review
3 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
I was on MSC for the Weight Watchers 1st Rejuvenation cruise. The ship is beautiful, but the staff clearly prefer Europeans as guests than Americans. hard to get bar service if you walked up to the bar instead of waiting for someone to ... Read more
cgunkel
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
I enjoyed the 3 days on the MSC Sinfonia tremendously. From checkin to getting on the ship was a wonderful experience. Most of the staff were very friendly and had great sense of humors and always willing to help out. I loved the ... Read more
Kobus du Pisani
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed April 2017
Flock at sea 2017: We saw wonderful seabirds, all of them lifers and that is exactly why we joined this cruise. It was fantastic to share the birdwatching experience with 2000 other birders. Most of them were wonderful people. We learnt a ... Read more
andysnovel
Member Since 2007
5 reviews
224 forum posts
1 helpful vote
What a gorgeous beautiful ship, such detail and European Flair!!! This is a large ship with crowds of people everywhere. The crew was outstanding and friendly and always responsive to our needs. Giovanni and Miguel were our wait staff in ... Read more
Lysiane
Member Since 2017
1 review
32 helpful votes
Holistic Cruise: From the time we embarked it was disorganized. My room card did not work. I got the run around trying to get it activated. We had to run around the ship to get our drink cards, excursion tickets etc. The dining ... Read more
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antonywalto
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
Myself along with my wife, son and family had a holiday by MSC Fantasia Cruise ship from 11 to 18 March 2017 from Dubai and back to Dubai. This was something tremendous I can imagine. we were booked in Deck 10 Sogno and Deck 5 Fantasia. ... Read more
Schucity
Member Since 2017
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
We went to the Bahamas and the Dominican Republic. The ship was beautiful and had many amenities. The lady who took care of our cabin was extremely friendly and helpful. The other staff ranged from very nice, to professionally polite, to ... Read more
JanaElizabeth
Member Since 2017
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
We choose this cruise because 300 people from our community were going. We usually go on 2 cruises a year. Embarkation was good, but disembarkation was a disaster at the Miami port. Ship was clean, but too many ... Read more
otkit
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
7 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Embarkation for wheelchair needs was chaotic. The person responsible for getting the wheelchair assistance needs to hold up a sign.The ship is beautiful, though safety is an issue when it comes to stairs all over the place on the ship. ... Read more
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maire73
Member Since 2017
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed December 2016
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. ... Read more
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andymxx
Member Since 2017
1 review
10 helpful votes
We travelled as a party of x3 couples from the UK. We had all cruised before with different lines and we all went with an open mind to enjoy our Christmas and new year holiday cruise on the MSC Divina My wife and I and friends joined ... Read more
trainrick0
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
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 ... Read more
tazzbat
Member Since 2009
1 review
5 helpful votes
We went on this group with a group of about 100 people. When we got to the terminal, we were informed that Immigration was doing a complete inspection of people disembarking. This means that it will take much longer to board the ship. We ... Read more
bltinfla
Member Since 2011
6 reviews
57 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We took this cruise with 68 others from a softball league in Florida. These are the pros and cons of my experience. PROS 1. The ship is beautiful. Besides the crystal steps here is a great deal of artwork. It is impressive. ... Read more
Dan&Gilda@Rio
Member Since 2016
1 review
152 forum posts
1 helpful vote
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). I ... Read more
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mikesanc78
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
I wasn't a big fan of cruises, but after my experience onboard the MSC Divina I got so enthusiastic about it that I will cruise again very soon The ship was amazing, the crew and the personnel super helpful and extremely nice. When I ... Read more
fdivina
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Annual MSC Cargo meeting. All areas where the meetings were held have been prepared very well. Restaurants were good, buffet restaurant excellent, with a good choice of meals and good taste. Pizza was really good (and a bit heavy). ... Read more
trinitron
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
I and my son took that cruise starting July 2nd, ending July 5th, departing from Port of Miami, cruising to Port Canaveral and Nassau, Bahamas, returning to Miami. The good thing about the cruise was that I bought an inside cabin and they ... Read more
hcomba
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
I chose this cruise due to the dates but the main goal of the cruise was the celebration of the 25th wedding anniversary of my brothers in law. The cruise in general was very good and pleasent and I just want to point out a few things ... Read more
MeCruise2
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
26 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
I went on this cruise because it was with a group. The group portion was fantastic and will def do it again! The Divina is a beautiful ship and has many different style lounges & music. Some of the music groups were live as others ... Read more
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vickyluther@msn.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Destination wedding! Beautiful day, horrible cruise. This line needs lots more training and working with SO many passengers... NOT a space in the pool... there were 4,300 people and children galore.. Food was mediocre.. ... Read more
Stefan H.
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
We book the cruise on MSC because of the ship look nice in the pic; the route is very interesting so we book it. Before we had some cruise with NCL and Celebrity. So we can compare a little. In the first impression it looks all very nice, ... Read more
seatravels2
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
9 helpful votes
Unfortunately poor experience. First about the good things: destinations, views, tours, ports and excursions By myself. Then about the other things: it was very difficult to find the right port in Genoa had to go By taxi and they even ... Read more
ramos
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed May 2016
MCS Divina, This was a good cruise. I spent a good time with my family. The spa was excellent is a beautiful place and on of my favorite is PUTU, very professional. But during does days the security during the night was very poor. In the ... Read more
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Rowvin
Member Since 2015
1 review
3 forum posts
We had never been to Bermuda and had never sailed with MSC before, so we thought it was a good way to discover a couple of new things. The Divina is a beautifully decored ship, with attentive and smiling crew. Dining was great as we got ... Read more
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