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2019 Cruisers' Choice Awards

Get to know the best cruise ships in a variety of categories, based on member review ratings for cruises taken in the last year.

Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

MSC Sinfonia

1 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

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"Excellent shows with very good talent. Lovely bars and dancing opportunities, even the dance classes were good fun with professional teaching. We particularly enjoyed the piano playing of Roelof in the Le Baroque coffee shop."

Member Review: johandolphin


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Marella Celebration

2 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

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"The entertainment team did just that. They entertained us. Very professionally. We only missed one night in the showcase lounge. It got better and better as the week went on and saving the best till last. The Cameron’s Classics was worth waiting for."

Member Review: angiedawson63

Coral Princess

3 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

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"The nightly entertainment was enjoyable and varied, from a magic show to musicals. We looked forward each night to our date night."

Member Review: Cruiser from Alabama

Marella Discovery

4 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

Photo by Cruise Critic member Hottie631

"The entertainment team were fantastic and we had 14 different styles of shows every night so there was something for everyone's taste."

Member Review: balloo_ka27

Marella Dream

5 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

Photo by Cruise Critic member SailAwaySunset

"The shows in the Broadway lounge were fantastic. There was always quizzes on and games in the Medusa lounge with a really good house band, which played all varieties of music."

Member Review: KAT1476

Grandeur of the Seas

6 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

Photo by Cruise Critic member LewisFamAdventurers

"The comics were hilarious, the tango dancers and magician mesmerizing, but the band Rookie was just unbelievable. I honestly could have watched their show all 9 nights and not been tired of it. The energy they put into their show is beyond belief. Just incredible."

Member Review: kamartin1965

Pacific Explorer

7 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

Photo by Cruise Critic member Kiwismiths

"Entertainment was the highlight of the ship."

Member Review: kirsty.ebb

Empress of the Seas

8 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

Photo by Cruise Critic member Lienmachine

"The entertainment team was great. They gave us a great different show every night. I loved the dancers very much. The Director, Hugo, had it all well organized and made the evenings special."

Member Review: marileen59

Marella Explorer

9 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

Photo by Cruise Critic member Nicsteve

"Entertainment in the Broadway Lounge was of a high standard and the cast of the shows were superb, giving a different show of good quality every night."

Member Review: Wullie C

Grand Classica

10 of 10 Best Mid-Size Cruise Ships for Entertainment

Photo by Cruise Critic member Angiekitty

"The theater show was phenomenal, tremendous dancers. Live music for all tastes willing to please you. I really want to go back next year."

Member Review: PEDRO ESPINOSA


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