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    MSC Fantasia - Suite Sitting Area
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    MSC Fantasia - Jazz Bar
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    MSC Fantasia - Aurea Spa
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    MSC Fantasia - Tex-Mex Eatery

MSC Ship Reviews

 
Ranked #1 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.9)


  • Beautiful public spaces with a stunning atrium
  • Gorgeous infinity pool has spectacular views
  • Exclusive Yacht Club space
  • Launched: 2012; Passengers: 3,502
Ranked #2 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.9)


  • Lively, cosmopolitan atmosphere and Mediterranean style
  • Family-friendly with free kids fares and water play areas
  • Good choice for budget-conscious cruisers
  • Launched: 2013; Passengers: 3,502
Itineraries:
Ranked #3 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.9)


  • Line's Italian heritage reflected in cuisine
  • 80 percent of cabins have private balconies
  • Lively passengers hail mostly from Europe
  • Launched: July 2009; Passengers: 3,274
Itineraries:
Ranked #4 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.7)


  • Contemporary design yet intimately mid-sized
  • Primarily geared to Europeans
  • Evening spectaculars in the LeFenice theater
  • Launched: 2001; Passengers: 1,566
Ranked #5 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.7)


  • Marketed to North Americans as well as Europeans
  • MSC's first-ever new-build
  • Offers a nice variety of Caribbean sailings
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 1,445
Itineraries:
Ranked #6 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.7)


  • 75 percent of cabins have private balconies
  • International pax mix makes for festive ambience
  • Has one of Europe's best ship-within-a-ship concepts
  • Launched: Spring 2008; Passengers: 3,274
Ranked #7 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.5)


  • Captivating port-intensive itineraries
  • Wine Bar has a terrific antipasto
  • Supersized pool-side movie screen
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 2,550
Itineraries:
Ranked #8 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.5)


  • Large international passenger mix
  • Elegant decor that evokes a boutique hotel
  • Stellar entertainment, from acrobats to singers
  • Launched: 2008; Passengers: 2,550
Itineraries:
Ranked #9 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.5)


  • Kids younger than 18 always sail free
  • Great spa includes thermal suite and smoothie bar
  • Sails from Europe, Brazil, U.K.
  • Launched: 2010; Passengers: 2,518
Itineraries:
Ranked #10 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.5)


  • Intimate, mid-sized ship
  • Primarily geared to Europeans
  • Night owls can howl at the hip Pasha Club
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 1,566
Ranked #11 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.2)


  • A truly international experience
  • Poolside line dancing is a hoot
  • Dining rooms feature traditional seating
  • Launched: 2004; Passengers: 1,756
Itineraries:
Ranked #12 of 12 MSC Ships
(3.1)


  • Internal passenger mix = fun time
  • L'Enoteca Wine Bar offers terrific antipasto
  • Supersized pool-side movie screen
  • Launched: 2006; Passengers: 2,550
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Member Reviews
54%

After reading some of the previous reviews we were a little concerned but need not have worried.

The ship was spotless, food was excellent with plenty of choice. ...

by mickw66

As we embarked from Piraeus and we were only about 50 persons, the embarkation procedures were straight forward and quick.

Our cabin was on the 11th level with a ...

by spyrsyr

Reviews seem all over the place on this one so I will do my best to alleviate some concern. You are on a ship with European passengers not American ones. You will hear ...

by ddawson2014
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