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Just Cruising 4
Member Since 2017
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
Recently returned from a Mediterranean cruise aboard the Armonia. We chose the cruise for the different ports of call and were pleased with all the destinations.Our one excursion to Pompeii was very good. The food on board at the Le ... Read more
Wendy18660
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
We picked this cruise on itinerary. When we got on board we felt like we were on a cruise in 1975. The ship was very very dated and drab. The staff were very unfriendly and were tired and pretty grumpy. There were some Balinese staff that ... Read more
heat shield104
Member Since 2017
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
This cruise was chosen purely for the itinerary,it was the only one with any cruise line that called at the ports that we wanted.We had cruised with MSC before and we said then NEVER AGAIN but relented due to the the places visited. ... Read more
aussiequoll
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
68 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Being a mainly European Ship, very few English speaking people on board. We did not find this a problem. We were seated in the dining rooms with other English speaking passengers. All Announcements are made in 6 languages, you learn to ... Read more
bselliott
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
We chose this cruise because it covered the ports that we wanted to see around the Med, unfortunately there was too little offshore time in some ports, especially when we cleared immigration later than the published time, and we still ... Read more
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Confidentbutwrong
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
2 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
Chose this cruise as I particularly wanted to sail into Valetta. Have sailed with MSC before. This time boarding took over 2 hours in Genoa. I met people who said they had taken 4. This meant the cabin was ready as soon as we boarded. I ... Read more
Dodibegs1
Member Since 2012
1 review
11 helpful votes
We chose this cruise mainly because of the cruise destinations namely Cuba, Mexico and Caribbean. I'm so pleased we took very little notice of some of the negative reviews we read before we booked. Our experience couldn't have been ... Read more
woolvett
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
Choose cruise for destinations. The staff tried very hard but language was a problem for a lot of the waiters. Mostly Italian, Spanish, French and German passengers, British a very small amount of passengers. Gala nights ... Read more
mrandmrso
Member Since 2017
1 review
10 helpful votes
We chose this MSC cruise for the destinations, Cuba (3 days) Jamaica, Belize, Mexico, Cayman, Honduras. Before travelling to Havana we had read some quite negative reviews of this ship so were apprehensive. On arrival, staff were so ... Read more
steveroytay
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
A Christmas and New Year cruise starting in a port everyone should see and touring the sunny Caribbean - who could resist. A bit concerned re the iffy reviews on here but our trip confounded them - it was brilliant. And we've cruised with ... Read more
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bindi_j
Member Since 2017
1 review
19 helpful votes
I chose this cruise based on its itinerary and having viewed the website thought the ship would be potentially a little be dated in style but wasn't concerned that in this day and age that the service, food quality and overall experience ... Read more
Scaramouche19
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We were a party of 10 and we booked 5 staterooms with balcony 1 year in advance for the 50th wedding anniversary of my parents in law .once onboard they told us that my parents in law got another stateroom ,they got an upgrade. We asked of ... Read more
Unhappy from Cornwall
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We chose this cruise for the destinations, and were informed it was of a very high standard. Sadly this was not the case. Dirty buffet tables and mugs. Deck 5 stank of cigarettes. Excluding the Indonesian staff, some were badly ... Read more
greenmo
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Stopping at places we wanted to see and the prices seemed okay. Embarkation went very smoothly. Cabins were clean and well looked after. Having said all that we were very disappointed with the food in both dining restaurants and buffet, ... Read more
bdon257
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
5 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
We chose this cruise for its itinerary and its accessibility for us from Palma. It was our 3rd cruise with MSC. Standards of cleanliness in the cabins and main areas was immaculate However, the food on board was Ok but not up to the ... Read more
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DebandPete
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
WE booked this cruise as a package. After booking I read some negative reviews and was feeling apprehensive. I would say to people do not let the negative reviews put you off sailing with MSC. Not up there with the greats but great ... Read more
MGowen
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed September 2016
This mini cruise was very cheap so I had my reservations about it. However it was good in every way. The balcony cabin was very comfortable. The food was excellent. The staff were all very good and attentive. The ship was spotlessly ... Read more
amexias
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
While holiday int in Europe for our 30th wedding anniversary, we chose a shorter cruise to gauge how we feel about cruising in general, this being our first one. We also wanted to pack in as many ports as possible and we only spent one ... Read more
1fifthavenue
Member Since 2016
5 reviews
569 forum posts
15 helpful votes
This cruise was for my 30th birthday. We have been on numerous MSC cruises before, on both Fantasia Class (MSC's largest ships) and Lirica Class, to which Armonia belongs. Our previous cruise on Lirica was pre-stretch (MSC's Renaissance ... Read more
Lutzyboy
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
13 forum posts
13 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
This is our 5th time on Armonia, and we never chose it because of the ship or the cruise line. The first time was because it sailed from and back to Las Palmas which is 20 minutes from our home so it was very handy. Prior to sailing MSC we ... Read more
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Mal555
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
I read the reviews about this ship extensively before sailing, and have to admit most of the negative ones are quite accurate, this is not a luxury cruise, but a functional ferry, guests embark and disembark at every port. We chose it ... Read more
Windsor Castle
Member Since 2014
1 review
94 forum posts
9 helpful votes
We gave MSC a second shot having previously sailed on Musica and not rated it highly BUT this cruise was cheap and went to some interesting ports. Flight from Gatwick with BA was brilliant, a quick and easy transfer from Genoa and we ... Read more
Llanfairpg
Member Since 2012
1 review
37 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This is a review about the MSC Ammonia cruise around the Mediterranean Islands for 7 nights from the 28th of May 2016. The ship holds around 2,600 passengers and is considered medium sized. The clientele are European, Italian, French ... Read more
P Sharp
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Never cruised the Med, some calling points we had never visited. Embarkation and disembarkation was smooth and slick The ship layout was excellent and we found it very easy to find our way around, the cabin was clean and well laid ... Read more
PaxRyan
Member Since 2013
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
The food was horrible - i tried to get as many meals as i could off the ship. And the service in the restaurants was extremely bad. One night we waited more than 30minutes before getting bread, water or drinks. Another night we asked for a ... Read more
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