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MSC Genoa Cruise Reviews

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552 MSC Genoa Cruise Reviews


nroth avatar

nroth

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Mediterranean cruise

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We chose this cruise based on the value for the price and the ports of call. The ship itself was nice although there was extensive leaking on the 9th floor the duration of the cruise. The main areas were well ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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carolinter

1 Review Written

YACHT CLUB IS THE BEST WAY TO CRUISE

wanted to try the yacht club experience and do not regret! The only thing we missed was an indoor pool or indoor Jacuzzi for the Yachtclub. We also found the yachtclub restaurant way to far from the yachtclub ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Vee 9603

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Pure Bliss

We embarked on at Genoa. The cabin was a good size, the bed and pillows are very comfortable. Everything we needed was at hand. The bathroom although small, served our purpose. Unfortunately Zoe was ...
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Sail Date April 2019


apeman avatar

apeman

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship but improvements to services required

Booked this cruise nearly 2 years ago. I have sailed with MSC a couple of times beforehand so I had an idea what to expect. We embarked at Genoa, as we had stayed overnight in a local hotel we boarded early so ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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MagdalenaSz

1 Review Written

Great itinerary but MSC doesn’t pay attention to details

We previously cruised on Costa, Carnival and Holland America as suite guests. We purchased a suite on MSC. This time there was no champagne in the cabin, no daily fresh fruit, no coffee and no hair conditioner. And ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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cvg42

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Strange cruise

4th cruise with MSC, first time divina. (before: music/fantasia/splendida). Always nice cruises, otherwise wouldn't have booked a 4th cruise :). Sailed from Genoa to Venice. Balcony state room fantastic (11094). ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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kap2050

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First Time Cruisers

We chose this cruise as it was stopping at ports we wanted to visit on dates when we wished to be away. The Bellissima is a stunning looking ship and has something for everyone. Our cabin was on deck 10 midship and ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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M0Msigns2019

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise! Great itinerary! Awesome price!

We booked this cruise a year in advance with an inside guarantee quad cabin. We were given a free upgrade to an outside cabin with a porthole #5078. Room was well laid out, enough room for us and 2 teenagers. The ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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hdbaumeister

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Dull ship, too big for my taste.

Summary: Good vs. Bad These are just things to be aware of - some of them aren‘t easily changeable, some are management issues. Good Food quality in the buffet restaurant. Really quite new and showing ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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otonomartillo

2 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Great ports of call

Overall, this was an enjoyable cruise and I would sail on MSC again. My husband and I sailed with our 13 mo daughter and both sets of grandparents (in their 70s). We have all cruised several times on a variety of ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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flyjets777

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Aurea overated

We chose this cruise since we were going with a group of 22 people. Now the issues started since half the group was booked in Aurea and the other half in Yacht club. We booked far in advance so the difference in ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Iowa cruiser

17 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

An extensive review of the MSC Meraviglia and its Western Mediterranean ports

I have taken more than 50 cruises on nine different cruise lines, but this was my first cruise with MSC, and the new Meraviglia was a very pleasant surprise. It is an absolutely gorgeous ship with a very polite and ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Bunnies18

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

MSC Preziosa 2018

The ship The MSC Preziosa is one of 4 “Fantasia” class ships in the MSC Cruise Fleet. It started it’s life as a ship ordered by the Gadaffi Regime in Libya.The original vision for the ship was to include a ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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pugwash1

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointed

Our experience on MSC Sinfonia first departure Genoa Dec 27 2018 and stayed on for the next cruise total 21 days I have done over 7 cruises now on Holland America, Princess, and Celestial. Asia, Panama, Europe, ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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wernerbeinchen

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Crowded, loud and unfriendly

We booked Aurea Suite und as Black Member in the Voyager Club we expected high comfort and attentive service. We wanted to enjoy the five-day-transatlantik and the lovely islands of south carribean as Barbados, ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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sdbmc

2 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Another excellent MSC cruise

We have been on 17 MSC cruises now and wouldn't consider any other cruise line. We tend to pick cruises based on dates rather than itinerary as we just go to relax. This time was a bit different for us as it was ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Two 2 Tango

19 Reviews Written

121 Helpful Votes

Better than expected

Having had a big problem on the previous MSC cruise, we were not sure what to expect but went with an open mind. The ship is not as flashy as some of the newer ships, but makes up for it with a yacht type feel. ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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stp_mmh5

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Amazing Yacht Club and Friends Cruise!

We chose this particular trip because of a few reasons: 1. We sailed this same ship and route last year and had such a great time we could not wait to go again. 2. The price was just right to try the Yacht ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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WT Jackii

4 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Mutiny on MSC cruises - MSC Poesia Genoa to Santos Repositioning Cruise Review

Embarkation: As this was a repositioning cruise, passengers embarked at multiple locations during the cruise: Marseille, Genoa, Valencia and possibly other ports. We embarked at Genoa and, in part due to not ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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FrancoAli

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not conducive to cruising

The enticement? Interesting ports in Europe, Africa and South America. Our first cruise experience. We agree it might be the last one. Looking back it was frantic from the moment of embarkation in Genoa. Long line ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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outram

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Preziosa Problems

Started the cruise in Genoa Italy. This was in cruise crossing the Atlantic to the Caribbean, the first few days were spent at different Mediterranean ports then onto the island of Tenerife, now there was five days ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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vspit

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Crew and management not trained for guests' needs

1. English Tea the only tea we drink was locked up had to ask a crew member each time we wanted a cup of tea 2. The water was never hot enough to make a decent cup of tea or coffee 3. Kept running out of hot? ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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flyaeu

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

MSC have lovely ships, however miss the mark in other areas, including food!!

Choose a short cruise as a break between our longer holidays. Overall we had a good time the Preziosa is a nice ship very similar to the Meraviglia that we sailed on in Jan 2018. Our Cabin 11011 was a good cabin, ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Nickjay

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Dreadful, will never sail MSC again

Food was dreadful and allways delivered to the table luke warm or cold. Restaurant Menu very basic and repetirive Very limited variety Waiters friendly and helpful but maitre de's dusmissive of any ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Professional Pilgrim

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A comfortable cabin, but public areas crowded, & entertainment too loud

Most of our cruising has been with Holland America (over 300 nights), but we have also sailed with Celebrity, Princess, Royal Caribbean, and Swan Hellenic (of blessed memory). We chose this cruise because we wanted ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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