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Cape Town to Africa MSC Opera Cruise Reviews

4.0 / 5.0
Editor Rating
294 reviews
8 Awards
Our room & bathroom
70's night
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Very Good
6 reviews
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1-10 of 6 Cape Town to Africa MSC Opera Cruise Reviews

Had a Blast!

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Karlien B
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

I booked this cruise as a surprise for my Mum as friends of ours had done this route the year before (different ship) and had so much fun so were doing it again in 2015. I have to start by saying that I was one of those people who said that I've got no interest in going on a cruise, mainly because I am a very independent traveller and did not like the idea of being 'trapped' in one place with ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Awesome Cruise

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2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

Everything was awesome just the boarding takes a while and that's the only negative thing I can say.The staff on-board is very friendly and helpful. Have no complaint. The other thing is its better to add money on the card when your on-board the ship The Shows that MSC have on-board is one of the most awesome shows you will ever see, you have to watch all the shows! The Food are the best ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Interior Stateroom

MSC Opera upped the ante

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6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

MSC Opera - Captain,ship and staff - take a bow! Wow, I have just disembarked from the Opera in Durban (trip from Cape Town) Wow MSC have certainly upped the ante. I cannot rave enough about the ship, the staff, the food, the facilities, the improved boarding and disembarking procedures. I have been on just about every MSC ship that has been in Durban over many years and sailed on a ship from a ...
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Sail Date: November 2014

Traveled with children

Stylish Opera missing some acts

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10+ Cruises • Age 40s

I was on the MSC Opera for 3 short back-to-back cruises, 10 days in total. This cruise started in Cape Town, South African…. sailed to Walvis Bay in Namibia, returned to Cape Town for a two day cruise to nowhere then sailed to Durban via Port Elizabeth. This was my 19th cruise; previous cruises were with MSC, Norwegian, Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Cunard, Celebrity and Louis Cruises. Here are my ...
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Sail Date: October 2014

Never again MSC

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2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

It all started with at least an hour and a half standing in line to check in. On arrival at the check in desk we were given our cards but no mention about registering our credit cards for our on board account. We had to go find where to do it once on board and do it there. On arrival at our cabin we found the room to be made up as a double bed, NOT as twin beds as had been quite specifically ...
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Sail Date: April 2014


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sea scorpion
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Having never cruised with MSC before, I was sceptical about the level of service, food, amenities and cabin I would receive given the great deal I recived with regards to price. On arrival at port, all my fears were allayed. Then boarding process was quick, efficient and well handled by the MSC staff. Passengers were allowed to board in groups based on the time they arrived at port. Once on ...
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Sail Date: February 2013

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