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Italy Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
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Italy
Departure Port

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Excellent

12

Very Good

5

Average

5

Poor

4

Terrible

2

Cruise type

Family Cruises

29

Luxury Cruises

20

Romantic Cruises

20

First-Time Cruisers

18

Senior Cruises

14

29 Italy Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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andrewjb1

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Cruising During Covid with MSC

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MSC are one of the first cruise lines to start operating their ships again following the situation with Covid-19. Whilst they appear to be getting it right and the experience was excellent they could be leading to ...
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Sail Date September 2020


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Garage Muffin

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

2 worthwhile tours in Lucca, Italy & the Amalfi Coast, Italy

A belated but useful review of the 2 tours that our group of 18 made in Italy were: Luccalimo, (office +39 3206066859) with our excellent guide Valter (Alias Giovanni) Roman to Lucca, Italy and an excellent tasting ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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archive42

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Spanish Italian Med Oct 2016

Ship was good aimed at families there is a lot to do for the children.As we are used to travelling from Southampton there are a few things to take with you If you smoke there was NO Duty free on board as we did not ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Tess8766

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wedding anniversary cruise. Ajaccio was a jewel

The itinerary was good with some varied and interesting ports. As usual some of the excursions were quite expensive and it is always advisable to try to book your own if possible. The reviews we read before the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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bernie simpson

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

MSC Magnifica family experience August 2016

The MSC Cruise was recomended to us by our friends who travelled last year and enjoyed .their trip. Embarkation was a bit stressfull as it took a long time for people to get sorted too many people in a small space ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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JMB3885

2 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Windstar once again exceeded our expectation!

Rarely does a second experience live up to a perfect first one but in the case of recent Windstar cruise, this is the case. Three years ago, we had the cruise of a lifetime on The Wind Star, highlighted by our ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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SailerMoon5000

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Horrible, Horrible, Horrible!!!

I took this cruise with 13 other of my family members. I am very happy to have a great family because they were the only good part of the entire cruise while on the ship. To start the lines for food were ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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ytakata

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise, don't listen to the Cruise Snobs. We went for part of honeymoon!

This cruise was a part of our honeymoon, so I spent extensive amounts of time researching and planning. I am writing this review because I found it difficult to find a straight-forward review. We loved it & would ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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kennylau

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Windsurf Rocks!

During the end of September 2015 and the first week of October we were part of this fantasy. What a beautiful ship!! Everyone one the ship went out of their way to make our stay one to remember. We met so many new ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Senior Nomad

4 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Disappointing for Cunard

This was our second cruise on a Cunard ship. Our previous experience was on the QM2 and our cruise from Rome to Trieste on the Queen Victoria left much to be desired. I am also not used to complaining and this is ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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kerbie69

1 Review Written

Fantastic Cruise

This was our second cruise with Royal Caribbean and when we decided to book, we opted to go on the Anthem of the Seas as it was such a new boat and the deal we got was amazing. Embarkation went so smoothly and is ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Ajs1993

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Read this before negative reviews!!!

I have just returned from this cruise with my parents and 2 younger brothers and just wanted to write a review to describe how absolutely brilliant it was!!! I read a lot of negative reviews before going and it ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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kimmk

5 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Relaxing plus!

We have just returned home form a Rome to Venice cruise. On the whole our experience was very positive and found the experience very relaxing, in fact I don’t think I’ve ever been so relaxed ! We had a classic ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Pomlady

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Hot hot hot Italy

Just back from a lovely cruise round Italy and Croatia. Dont know what all the poor reviews on this ship are about - she is just as good now as she was 10 years ago! We had a family cabin with bunk beds but they ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Yorkie58

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Superb Relaxing Cruise !!

I booked this cruise with Thomson Cruises from June 5th - June 12th 2015 and thoroughly enjoyed it. The ship was immaculate and infection control was in place at the toilet areas by using anti-bacterial gel ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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macw

1 Review Written

Great Itinerary, Awful Service, and Tired Ship

We booked the cruise as a postponed honeymoon, we had been on the Oceana 2 years previously and hadn't wanted to revisit. However it was the itinerary we wanted. Previous to joining the ship we stayed at the Sofitel ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Come home sick

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

An Illness to Remember

Firstly the positives - the restaurant, bar and entertainment staff were fantastic, always smiling and wanting to help. We were a family of 4 with 2 teenage chlldren. We booked 2 years before cruising when the ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Lorraine 123

1 Review Written

Happy Memories

My sister, mum and myself went on P and O cruise ( Oceana) first time for me and their third cruise although first with (P and O). From the moment we landed the staff were friendly and polite and from the moment we ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Pepsiokay

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Some Good Bits, but overall disappointing level of on board service!

Firstly, just have to say how marvellous the shore team in Genoa were as we had a family medical crisis. Janine and Gildon from P&O really made it possible for us to get aboard with ease and great care during a ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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mastrofranco1

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Terrible, HORRIBLE, WARNING

I just come back with my family from a 7 days Mediterranean Cruise,with MSC Musica, I`ve been around the world taking many Cruises, I have my standards, maybe a little spoiled with the real cruises. The food was ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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ashnbart

3 Reviews Written

Great ports, great staff, lovely ship

Cruised as a family of 4 (2daughters aged 11 and 9) in an extended balcony room. 3rd bed was lounge and 4th was a trundle from under lounge. Room fairly cramped when beds set up. Balcony nice ane large, and perfect ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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ToTravelIsToLive

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A family aboard the Royal Clipper

In booking our cruise aboard the Royal Clipper, I searched for any family reviews and found very few, prompting this review. Our cruising family including myself and DH, 2 girls ages 8 and 10 (turned 11 aboard the ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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cwyndee

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

What a huge disappointment!!!!

First off, I gave HAL the benefit of the doubt and gave them 2 months to respond to my email, to no avail all they wanted to do was to sell me another cruise. Below are all the bad things that happened: ... no ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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jasonia

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

No rating

MSC Fantasia Never again

I do not recommend the MSC Fantasia for the following reasons. Firstly, since there is no tap water available, other than in the main buffet area, you are obliged to buy bottles of water, which over 7 days certainly ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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JohnnyBumpo

8 Reviews Written

52 Helpful Votes

Great cruise even without the Po river

This Uniworld cruise was supposed to start in Venice and then cruise the lower part of the Po river. Because of low water levels on the Po (a chronic problem), our riverboat spent more time in Venice and cruised the ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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