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Havana to Cuba MSC Opera Cruise Reviews

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1-10 of 30 Havana to Cuba MSC Opera Cruise Reviews


Not Fantastic

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monellar
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We decided on this cruise as a sudden addition to our bucket list - Havana (Cuba), St Marteen, Antigua, Madera - all in one sweep. Getting through Havana airport was an exceptional experience and one not to be glamorised in any way. We arrived at the ship quite late went through the obligatory photograph, not much in the way of a welcome, collected our cards then straight to our cabin and ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Boarded this ship 19/o2/19. Cuba, Mexico, Belize, Cayman Islands.

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Kublakhan1
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

We chose this cruise for the itinerary, especially for Cuba. We had 3 chances to go ashore at Havana and it exceeded our expectations. The cabin was nice with large window and our cabin steward was excellent at all times. We had breakfast and lunch in the self=service restaurant, no problem there, except it was always so crowded. Our evening meal was in the Caravella restaurant. Our waiter ...
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Sail Date: February 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom


MSC Opera from Havana

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bobthebrit
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Review - Cabin 9004, MS Opera I approached this cruise with some trepidation, I’d read dozens of negative - some scathing - reviews of the MS Opera here on Cruise Critic. I figured that there were more than fifty negative reviews for a ship that carries over two thousand passengers a week, I’d brazen it out. I was pleasantly surprised. My cabin steward was cheerful and friendly, ...
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Sail Date: February 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom


A nasty experience in the Restaurant and a Cabin Downgrade. We felt cheated.

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windsor cruiser
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We originally chose this cruise for late 2019 purely on its itinerary but they cancelled it on us. We then had to search and rebook, having to bring the trip forward as well as carefully choosing a cabin on a deck that would have a good view from the balcony close to a lift which would be near the buffet restaurant as my wife and I have difficulty walking. We were downgraded to a lower deck ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


NEVER AGAIN WITH MSC - THE CRUISE FROM HELL!

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SW222222
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We have done 35 cruises with 6 different cruise lines and over 700 nights at sea, and this was the first and last cruise with MSC. WHAT A DISASTER! Our safety and health were seriously at risk with MSC. On every other cruise every guest getting on the ship and at every port, also at the entrance to all the restaurants, had to have hand sanitiser on their hands, NOT MSC. Hygiene was shocking. ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Cabin Type: Suite


Havana stay great, ship experience poor

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RhondaS
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

Chose this cruise for the Havana Stay and that didn’t disappoint but MSC Opera did! The ship looks good, clean and well kept public areas. Our cabin was ocean view fantastica experience, cabin was small but had plenty of storage space, bed was comfortable (still not sure fantastica means.) Dining - breakfast in dining room and in buffet both poor - cold eggs, cold bacon and the same ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom


The worst food and lousiest service ever

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German-Diamond
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We took a cHavana cruise on dec 2018 starting and ending in Havana. As the trip included new-years eve it was very expensive. As we entered the ship we immediately understood that it was a big mistake - you will see why: 1. Onboarding The ondoarding process is all on paper, No sea-pass or Card that is actiavted once you are registered. That has to be done on a Kiosk - so you have to ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


MSC Opera is a poor relative..

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mjlmjlmjlmjl
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Not really impressed with MSC Opera, so I would not recommend it to any of my friends. “Anytime Dining” means 8.30pm – any other time seemed to be an inconvenience (fortunately we were not assigned to one of the two sittings for evening meals – 15 minutes late and you are turned away). Average staff member was good, but the more senior ones have the poorest customer facing skills. Best avoid ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


To avoid

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MireilleMR
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

Beds are comfortable and the room was very clean. Elias who was our cabin steward was very friendly and helpuful. Too bad the rest of the cruise crew had a terrible attitude, they were all super rude. The food at the buffet was ok, but they don’t serve a lot of options. The restaurant food was terrible, bland and small servings. The staff at the restaurant was super rude, and had a terrible ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Suite

Traveled with disabled person


Disappointed

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Allen2
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We chose MSC because of the chance to visit Havana for two days. We actually had one full day as MSC left early on the Monday. Beware as they allow smoking around the pool. MSC cater's to the Europeans as very little English is spoken, For the Sunday show you had to pay extra to attend. This should be included in your cost. On a positive the food was awesome. Always hot, always available. When ...
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Sail Date: March 2018


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