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Marseille Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Marseille

Traveler rating

Excellent

15

Very Good

14

Average

13

Poor

12

Terrible

9

Cruise type

Family Cruises

63

Romantic Cruises

24

Senior Cruises

22

Entertainment Cruises

19

River Cruises

18

63 Marseille Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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roubok

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Poor guest communication, no one knew the answer

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Like many people have mentioned about MSC ships - BEAUTIFUL SHIP, POOR EXPERIENCE. Let's start with the Pro: - very clean - excellent gym equipment - great stage/entertainment, top notch. - great ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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IanBamling

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Giant Ship Complete Chaos

I chose the cruise not because of the ship but mainly due to the dates 22/12 from Barcelona suited my work break and family commitments. Living on the island of Lanzarote my plan was to take an internal flight to ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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LaurahQ

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

MSC Aurea Duplex Suite - Worst Customer Service

First and foremost, MSC Grandiosa is absolutely gorgeous and the elevator designed to move people efficiently. The Aurea duplex suite is very unique with 2 full bathrooms, spacious closets, living room, dining room ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Russ Cruiser

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Poor service and organisation

If you’re looking for a bit of luxury, some good quality service, friendly staff, great entertainment and decent value for money, THIS IS NOT FOR YOU. The entertainment is a bunch of people singing, changing ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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FamilyHolidayMan

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Very Good

We booked this as a last minute decision and before reading reviews on here, we may not have booked had we read reviews first but we found that MSC were excellent to deal with and had a wonderful time. ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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sbwmail

9 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Nice Cruise on MSC Divina to France, Italy & Spain

We chose the MSC Divina cruise in the Mediterranean because of its unique itinerary for a seven night cruise and because of the opportunity to have a choice of ports from which to embark. Both of these were ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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karbonis

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

MSC Fantasia - OK, I guess...

MSC Fantasia Review Intro I have read quite a few reviews of this ship (few of them positive) and thought I would add my own. We are a large family group and between us have probably cruised nearly 100 times ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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SandyGR

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointment on all aspects / Never again with MSC

MSC is not a customer centric company and this is evident already from the stage of reservation when a complaint that we filled was never addressed and it relates to one of their customer service employees having ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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NatKC

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great cabin! Good ship, but a bit hard sell at times and a disappointing end!

This was my children’s first cruise experience and my husband and I had been on two much smaller cruise ships over 20 years ago, so this was a whole new experience for us. Transfer from Marseille airport was ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Slugman101

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Party boat rather than classy cruise

Family group of 12 in 5 cabins. This was our first cruise and it didn't get off to a good start. The security staff at Marseille managed to lose one of our passports which caused all sorts of issues getting on ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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c2chenny

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

TRYING TOO HARD TO MAKE MONEY

Food and Drinks The whole dining experience was a disaster, and is the main reason that trigger me to write this review. The MSC website boasts a "12 distinct VENUES". Go on board and you'll find out that 3~4 of ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Slysocks

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

An affordable cruise that will cost you big....

I traveled with my partner and my mother, both my mother and I have traveled with Royal Caribbean quite a few times so I have another company to base this experience with. We flew to Barcalona from Heathrow, and ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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pumpkinpie000

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Christmas cruise Magnifica - wonderful spectacular midnight buffet

We booked this cruise as a short break over Christmas mainly as it was a 5 nighter out of Marseille that suited our dates. Having travelled mostly with celebrity, Rci and princess we were not sure what to expect ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Leeonship

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Mr Lee's Mediterranean medley

I would like to start off by saying that this cruise was booked whilst on-board a previous MSC cruise in the year (Voyagers Club), therefore understandably chuffed with the already discounted trip/cabin/onboard ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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rivaview

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fabulous experience, so why the poor reviews?

I have cruised before, but my wife had not, and she was looking for "an over the top" experience". So I began searching for big ships doing the Mediterranean in November. MSC had a lot of ships and the ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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NicoleBan

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Amazing ship but lacks personality

The ship itself is beautifully designed, with amazing detail in the furnishings. Everything was clean and shiny. The staff that we encountered was helpful, in particular our cabin steward, Jason. The pool areas were ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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scottvbisset

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Poor ship

Chose this cruise/ship solely down to availability and price. Overall experience was poor,infact its the worst cruise ive been on and worst is a word one doesnt expect to use for a cruise. Staff were generally poor, ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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bertavozila

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Love MSC

We whose this cruse because of the price...we wanted to se St. Martin, sainjuan and Bahamas...8 days cruse is perfect. Loved MSCSeaside, friendly staff, great food, deep pools specialty like the pool for adults ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Dulchae

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

You get what you pay for

This was our first time on MSC but we've been on multiple cruises with other cruise companies. We chose this ship and itinerary because there was a really good sale on their website. Booking was a little complicated ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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andy_ok

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Stunning Ship, Food and Entertainment Need Work.

Had originally planned to do a Baltic cruise on NCL for a family of 4 in 2 cabins, but prices were high and no deals to be had. Not sure if the fact that the dates coincided with the World Cup in Russia were to ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Ccradr

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

How Disappointing

I took the 7/7/18 Eastern Caribbean Cruise Pros: The ship is very cool and mondern looking. -Butchers Cut was a great experience -The mobile app is handy but could use a little tweaking. -Rooms were ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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1flcheesehead

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Great new ship with the same great MSC service

First off, we are tough critics so keep that in mind while reading our review. We chose MSC Seaside for a few reasons. The biggest is that last year we cruised the MSC Divina for the first time last year and ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Gothencruiser

8 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

MSC Meraviglia Western Mediterranean

MSC Meraviglia Westen Mediterranean cruise. Feb.2018. This ship is like a game changer of Italian cruise lines. It's a fabulous vessel, and we really enjoyed it. Venues and shows are spectacular, ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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chenrose

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Pleasantly surprised after reading all the negative reviews

I booked this cruise to spend time with my two daughters, the youngest just graduated from college, and my sister-in-law. This was the first time we all cruised together, and was looking for a fun "girls' trip". We ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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julia_stingelin

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

If you think your suite is a sleeping place you are wrong!

The reason I decided to write this review is to warn those people who privilege the rest and sleep at night to dancing and partying (I am not judging here, cruises are the right place for such things, just claiming ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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