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MSC Splendida
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MSC Splendida
Ranked #1 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
63% Loved It
  • 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
MSC Divina
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MSC Divina
Ranked #2 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
61% Loved It
  • Beautiful public spaces with a stunning atrium
  • Gorgeous infinity pool has spectacular views
  • Exclusive Yacht Club space
  • Launched: 2012; Passengers: 3,502
MSC Preziosa
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MSC Preziosa
Ranked #3 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
60% Loved It
  • 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
MSC Fantasia
MSC Fantasia
Ranked #4 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
58% Loved It
  • 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
MSC Lirica
MSC Lirica
Ranked #5 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
58% Loved It
  • 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
MSC Armonia
MSC Armonia
Ranked #6 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
55% Loved It
  • Pros: Five kids' clubs and partnerships with Lego and Chicco make Armonia a hit with families.
  • Cons: The ship is 15 years old, and the food can be hit or miss.
  • Bottom Line: A low-cost option for a family cruise on a mid-sized ship with plenty of activities.
  • Launched: 2001; Passengers: 1,952
MSC Magnifica
MSC Magnifica
Ranked #7 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
55% Loved It
  • 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
MSC Sinfonia
MSC Sinfonia
Ranked #8 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
52% Loved It
  • Intimate, mid-sized ship
  • Primarily geared to Europeans
  • Night owls can howl at the hip Pasha Club
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 1,566
MSC Poesia
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MSC Poesia
Ranked #9 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
51% Loved It
  • Large international passenger mix
  • Elegant decor that evokes a boutique hotel
  • Stellar entertainment, from acrobats to singers
  • Launched: 2008; Passengers: 2,550
MSC Orchestra
MSC Orchestra
Ranked #10 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
49% Loved It
  • Captivating port-intensive itineraries
  • Wine Bar has a terrific antipasto
  • Supersized pool-side movie screen
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 2,550
MSC Opera
MSC Opera
Ranked #11 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
47% Loved It
  • A truly international experience
  • Poolside line dancing is a hoot
  • Dining rooms feature traditional seating
  • Launched: 2004; Passengers: 1,756
MSC Musica
MSC Musica
Ranked #12 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
45% Loved It
  • Internal passenger mix = fun time
  • L'Enoteca Wine Bar offers terrific antipasto
  • Supersized pool-side movie screen
  • Launched: 2006; Passengers: 2,550
MSC Seaside
MSC Seaside
Ranked #13 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
0% Loved It
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  • First of the line's new Seaside Class vessels
  • Miami-based year-round
  • Outdoor promenade with shops, bars and restaurants
  • Launched: November 2017; Passengers: 4,140
MSC Meraviglia
MSC Meraviglia
Ranked #14 of 14 MSC Cruises Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Launched: 2017; Passengers: 4,500
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MSC Cruises Member Reviews

54% Loved It

We'd previously been on cruises with Royal Caribbean, Carnival and Holland America so we're not brand loyal and we'd like to think we've ... Read more

by bridgetjonesni
I have gone on three cruises but this is for sure the worst of all. when goin out of the ship pictures are not taken unlike other ships. the food ... Read more
by horiible cruises
Just got home from a 10 Day Mederterain cruise/hotel pkg on the MSC Divina. MSC Divina is a beautiful ship and I have booked others on her and taken ... Read more
by charlesnMiami
There were too many families aboard the ship. You could pick from eating at 7.00 pm or 9.30, we picked the latter thinking there would be less ... Read more
by rmescola@gmail.com
Having read many poor reviews of the Fantasia I set off with some doubts re the "wiseness" of my decision to choose a cheap Mediterranean ... Read more
by Sue Moore
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