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Beautiful ship with beautiful people, but can I get some fries with that?
"I am 29 and my wife is 27 years old. This was our 3rd cruise. The MSC Seaside is a ship built specifically for the US market. As an American, I figured I would try a ship that was supposedly built for me. The..."Read More
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Good Ship, Rough Experience

Review for MSC Seaside to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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lr4l
2-5 Cruises • Age 20s

We decided to take advantage of cruise credits and some other vacation plan changes and take a cruise on the MSC Seaside. We took this cruise during the COIVD pandemic so we were managing expectations around that. All in all we had a fine cruise but not one that makes me think MSC will be our choice cruise line of the future. Embarkation was definitely the worst part of our cruise experience, the ...
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Sail Date: July 2021


Inaugural cruise in the YC - mixed feelings

Review for MSC Seaside to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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WorldTraveler151208
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

I had the chance to take part in the first cruise of Msc Seaside after a fourteen-month break. Although generally I am quite satisfied I have to admit that there are some things that disappointed me a lot. Regarding the Covid regulations, the same rules apply on Seaside as on Grandiosa. All passengers must have a negative covid test, another test is performed at the terminal. Everyone must ...
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Sail Date: May 2021

Cabin Type: Yacht Club Deluxe Suite


The worst cruise I've been on.

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Eastern

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MadiL
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

The ship is huge, beautiful and well decorated. We had an inside cabin, which was about the same size as on any cruise line, but there were only two very small drawers and we had to ask for Kleenex. There was no coffee cream and the "juice" as flavored water although you could get real juice from the bar waiters who circulate in the buffet area. The entertainment was mediocre although there were ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Fantastica Inside Stateroom


Average experience

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Eastern

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Lottie57
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Well first of all I want to say that the Coronavirus did not impact our cruise whatsoever. We didn't even know about the chaos at home until we disembarked from our cruise on March 14. We booked this "spring break" cruise with the intention of giving our two granddaughters a new experience. It was a new experience for them. My husband and I normally cruise on Royal Caribbean and this was our ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Bella Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


Always a Great time

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Eastern

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mpunt
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

This was our 4th cruise with MSC and again I checked reviews to see about our ship and what people had to say. We were on the sister ship last year in Europe and it was excellent. My only complaint about this ship is that it is so similar to the Seaview it was almost like being on the same ship twice. Which just took away from the initial exploring but since we were with our daughter (21) and ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Aurea Balcony Stateroom


Worst cruise ever

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Eastern

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Marie mcpherren
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We did not listen to all of the bad reviews. Next time we will. Food bland and terrible. Menu never changed. Buffet worst ever. Room so small you could not unpack or move around. Workers on the ship so be tried but the ones in charge could have cared less about our problems or comfort level. We have been on many cruises and this one we could not wait to get off the ship and go home. ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Aurea Balcony Stateroom


We love Seaside

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Eastern

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roommusic
6-10 Cruises

I find myself disappointed in all the negative reviews. We have gone on about 10 cruises, with RCL, NCL, Carnival and last March for the first time on Seaside. We enjoyed Seaside so much booked again this March. Although the cruise was a bit out of the ordinary because of Covid-19, I feel we can give it an accurate review, having been on it two years in a row, a first for us. First off, the ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Bella Balcony Stateroom


YATCH CLUB CRUISE PARADISE

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Western

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jesunrise
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

SIMPLY THE BEST! Of 250 + past cruises on six different major cruise lines, The Yatch Club was the BEST of LUXURY experiences of ALL past cruises! We have been blessed to be in wonderful suites on other ships and even SEASIDE, but nothing compares to the EXCELLENCE in SERVICE from every single person on staff in the YATCH CLUB! The ATTITUDE of every MSC emplyee to us and to ALL Yatch Club ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Yacht Club Royal Suite

Traveled with disabled person


MSC Seaside March 2020

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Western

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cjacks04
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

My wife and I cruised on the MSC Seaside from Feb. 29th to Mar. 7th. This was my second cruise (went on Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Seas about 14 years ago) and my wife’s first. We usually go to Cuba in April for a week but after seeing the deal offered by Sunwing Vacations we decided we could not pass up this cruise. We lucked out on direct flight from Toronto to Miami, inside cabin and Easy ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Fantastica Inside Stateroom


MSC Seaside Yacht Club was a superb cuise!

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Western

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DawnHB
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

First of all, we had an absolutely fabulous cruise! It was impressive enough that my husband and I are seriously considering doing a back-to-back next year. I can honestly say it was one of the most enjoyable cruises I've sailed. Our upgrade bid was accepted and we were assigned Suite 16051. - MSC Seaside February 29, 2020 - 7 night sailing. There were a few issues/concerns, 2 of which ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Yacht Club Deluxe Suite


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