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MSC Splendida Cruise Reviews for Gourmet Food Cruises to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean from Genoa

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First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

This was our first cruise experience - £599 including flights for 7 nights flying from Gatwick for a cabin with balcony. Long delay with British Airways but once we arrived at Genoa all went smoothly The ship is HUGE and orientating yourself about the ship isn't easy It is however spotlessly clean and staff are continually cleaning - day and night The food was disappointing - Luke warm and a ...
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Sail Date: January 2015


Cruising with kids: Don't book MSC- book Royal Caribbean

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Jen and Joe Traveler
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

Kids Zone: MSC is not a kid friendly cruise for English speaking passengers. Last summer we took a Royal Caribbean cruise and my kids loved the kid's club so much that we could barely drag them out; however, this is not the case with the MSC cruise line. The staff keep the children in one small room playing the same movie over and over again in "Italian only". If the kids do not want to watch ...
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Sail Date: April 2012


MSC Maybe

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PH
First Time Cruiser

The ship was very clean, staff was good, cabins better than average. The food was 60% poor, 30% ok and 10% really good. You were fine if you filled up on the pasta which was good most of the time. The seafood was always over cooked and dry. The meat very thin and covered in gravy to hide the lack of flavor. One night I ordered Osa Buca and I got a bone the size of a saucer with one bite of ...
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Sail Date: November 2011


What you save on the front end you'll pay on the back end!

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Perry123
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

MSC Slendidi 11 nights from 13/11/2011-24/11/2011 embarkation port "Genoa" My wife and I have cruised with MCS in the past 2 years aho on MSC Musica so we both kind of expected what was coming, but had some hope that MSC would have improved their stand on many issues within the 2 years we'd last cruised with them, sadly this was not the case. We had a balcony room, nice enough room, but the ...
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Sail Date: November 2011


Beautiful ship but staff need training in service

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domfrontqueen
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I booked this cruise for two reasons: because it was going to Alexandria (with the opportunity to visit the Pyramids)and because there was no single supplement.The BA flight from Heathrow got us to Milan in under two hours, but the coach journey from Malpensa airport to Genoa took about two and three-quarter hours. We even had to queue at the port to get off. I had checked in online, so followed ...
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Sail Date: March 2011


MSC not so hot anymore.

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zijlweg
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Having sailed on quite a few MSC cruises, it seems that overall service is deteriorating. Are the services bad? No Are the services good? No It is just all average...no more no less! It seems that management is only focused on a few things: 1.MSC Yacht Club, sometimes more than 5 all dressed up butlers where greeting the Yacht club members in port!! I'm sure most ...
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Sail Date: February 2011


Piracy on the high seas

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Paul Ingram
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

Arriving at Nice !6th Decenber 2010 was not nice since no rep. was there to greet us, we were left stranded for about 2 hours with out any explanation. Eventually getting on a coach for the 2 Hour drive to Genoa, the coach had a toilet but was locked so we had to negotiate a stop where the driver took the opportunity to have a belated lunch and the passengers were left out side the coach waiting ...
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Sail Date: December 2010


Loved the MSC splendida

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samjethro
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

my husband and i cruised dec, 2010 to egypt, greece, malta, and italy on the msc splendida. great ship and great staff. everyone was very helpful and friendly. the itinerary was exactly what we were looking for. we had an interior cabin that was spacious and very clean. the bed was very comfortable and the bed linens were fantastic. very high thread count. the towels were oversized and ...
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Sail Date: December 2010


One tea bag

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West is best
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

This cruise was booked because of the price and the itinerary. We knew beforehand that we would probably be paying for everything except at foodtime. The Spendida was a lovely ship, and the number of ports visited were excellent. 9 ports in 11 days. We were only onboard ship for 2 sailing days and after visits to the different ports. There were some strange events happening aboard this ship. ...
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Sail Date: December 2010


The MSC if it were only warm...

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bgrrt80
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

We booked an 11 day cruise with the MSC Splendida due to the itinary and price. Having cruised several US based cruise lines before, I had an idea of how the experience can vary based on cruise line as well as ship to ship. We were immediately impressed by the Splendida. She is a beautiful ship. The decor was beautiful throughout, and our balcony room was fairly spacious with plenty of storage. ...
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Sail Date: November 2010


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