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Hamburg Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Hamburg

Traveler rating

Excellent

16

Very Good

13

Average

9

Poor

3

Terrible

12

Cruise type

Family Cruises

53

Luxury Cruises

27

Senior Cruises

25

Entertainment Cruises

19

Romantic Cruises

15

53 Hamburg Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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cruisesafer

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Beautiful cruise to Iceland and Greenland

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We chose this cruise after browsing the MSC Cruises website for a itinerary that was a little out of the ordinary. We found this itinerary very interesting because of the stops in Iceland and Greenland. We are ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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LiftCruising

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Long time cruisers, 1st time with MSC - wonderful

We have previously sailed exclusively with NCL and 1 time with Royal Caribbean. This was our first experience with MSC Cruises and we were pleasantly surprised with our experience onboard. We chose this itinerary ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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OlegR

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise. Different experience comparing to most of cruise lines.

I had experience on Costa and NCL before this cruise. So, I was comparing with that lines. We decided to choose Aida this time as we wanted to experience German style cruising and found a good price for ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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winterrod

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First and last time with MSC

Pros = 1) Service at the dinner - Waiter always friendly 2) Service and cleanliness on our Room 3) Pre paid internet was 4gb for 4 devices and it was cheap comparing with other cruises that I´ve made ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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IrishComet

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable Short Cruise

We are a family of 2 adults and 2 teens. We have cruised many times with Royal Carribean and had Junior suites and up, so for this cruise we booked inter connecting balcony cabins on Deck 9. I had read many reviews ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Haniford1922

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

First time on MSC

The ship was beautiful but not many windows in bars and coffee shops. The staff were hit and miss many of them could not speak English , some were just plain rude. The food was mediocre no where near as much ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Laurabrij

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not what we expected

To start at the beginning embarkation took over 3 hours, 2 sat in the waiting area and an over an hour queuing, the luggage got to the room before us! Muster drill was chaotic, people stood chatting and not ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Leonid878

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

My AIDA PERLA expression

Today we came back from the cruise on Aida Perla. We had 7 days cruise starting from Hamburg. It was our third cruise. Two previous were on Italian ships. The first on Costa Fascinoza and the second on MSC Precioza. ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Grdxx1

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

More sure charges

This cruise was chosen for its itinerary. The ship is a fancy barge where you pay extra for anything you may need. We were expected to pay for a glass of tap water in the formal restaurant. They do not provided any ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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josemmsa

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Crowded trip to northen most Europe

It may seem odd that I do a review nine months after it ended. However I found that among all the other reviews that I read there are some aspects concerning this ship, that have not been pointed out before. It is ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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e_albanese1025

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fun cruise if you remember to be laid back

This was our families 8th cruise and I don't typically leave reviews but I had seen such poor reviews for this particular ship I felt that I should leave my feedback. We chose the Magnifica mostly because of the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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chrizpl

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

They shouldn't be allowed sailing

The goods: 1. The embarkation process was very fast and smooth. 2. Prices on the ship (drinks, etc) were very reasonable The bad: 1. Disembarkation process was awful. We were sitting (if lucky enough ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Jodeee

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Predominantly very good

We chose this NCL Jade cruise for its itinerary: up the western coast of Norway and into the Arctic Circle. We were very pleased with most aspects of the cruise. The Jade is a comparatively small ship, ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Tituz

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Don´t be stupid

I have cruise with different company's during my 7 years experience but this is the worst experiences ever. I was stupid I didn´t read all the reviews about MSC. If this will be your first cruise I will ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Marc_Berlin

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Waiting Line

The pros: * You can enjoy a variety of included food options, plus you can roam freely, even throughout one evening. No fixed timing or location. That’s quite unique and great! * ship feels like new, nice ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Aurora Australis

1 Review Written

Less (service-quality-quantity) for More (money)

MSC MERAVICLIA / 5 – 19 JULY 2018 / CABIN 8020 (Inside) “L’Olive D’Oree” Dining room We had an early – on time request – via our travel agent for a table of two. Instead of this, MSC gave us a ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Janocam

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Don't ignore bad reviews! We did and regret it.

This was our 6th cruise and have loved all previous cruises. This was our first with MSC. The first day was terrible. I queued for nearly two hours to speak to guest services. The man that served me was unbelievably ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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devenv

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Friendly staff, well designed rooms, excellent child activities

Chose this cruise because the ship was new, despite the negative reviews. We suffered none of the problems reported by the others 1. Check in was super quick, was done in about 10 minutes with zero length queues. ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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MDicksonuk

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Case Study of How Not to Run a Cruise Ship

We have heard very mixed reports about MSC, some saying they are dreadful, others saying they are making great improvements so we thought a simple couple of nights on the ship from Hamburg to Southampton would be a ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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adiel64

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Make sure you know what your are letting yourself in for with MSC

We booked a 3 day leg of this cruise to celebrate my wife's 50th birthday. We had a terrible time and MSC succeeded in ruining what should have been a landmark celebration. There were 18 in our party and we have a ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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josemmsa

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Poor oraganization

I’m publishing this review four months after it ended, because of lack of time to write it. Still I think I have relevant experiences that could be useful for future cruisers. I boarded this ship in mid August in ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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pwrobb

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Why Didn't I Listen To Previous Reviewers?

I always read user reviews before planning a trip. Since I was with a group who wanted to take the MSC Preziosa tour to Northern Europe. I tried to ignore the negative comments that I saw concerning this ship. How ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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NS Girl

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Terrible cruise! Won't sail with MSC ever again.

We cruised on MSC Preziosa from Sept 10 – 17, 2017. We’ve cruised 5 times with Royal Caribbean International (“RCI”) and absolutely loved every one. While we were hesitant to try another cruise line, we ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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croca

1 Review Written

It Was really Nice and the cabin Was perfect. :)

We wanted to visit iceland and this cruise was perfect.everything was perfect, foot cabin entretaiment but we had problems whith the excursion because t'hem werent tikets left :( however we coud choose a similar ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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LeoB

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

All was perfect. I can tell you something to improve!

I have been to some destination of this cruise, but it wasn't any problem! All of them are wonderful. The best: the itinerary and the ship (and the people that work there). Your employees are very kind, respectful ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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