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MSC Meraviglia Cruise Reviews

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MSC Meraviglia
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95 MSC Meraviglia Cruise Reviews


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mkn21787

1 Review Written

45 Helpful Votes

MSC Neraviglia

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The only good thing about this experience was the ship, it is new. that is it. The entertainment is a joke, the food is horrible, they nickel and dime you, you have to even pay for water. They recently changed it ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Hughie Green avatar

Hughie Green

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Avoid

If you want to feel welcome on a Cruise Ship then don't choose MSC Meravigila as you never feel in the least bit welcome particularly in the main dining room, on our cruise in was Waves where the staff were the most ...
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Sail Date July 2017


JeanPaul avatar

JeanPaul

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Oh No! MSC

In short, don't do it. The ship is Overcrowded, and people get on board and off board over and over again. embarkation with kids or a family....one big disaster! Everywhere waiting lines (one hour or more) ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Granny two

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Worst cruise ship

This ship had the rudest staff no good morning and the rudes customers ever I have been on several ships and this was the worst .No hand sanitiser as you enter dinning room .Room wasn't clean even when they were ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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shivariaw

1 Review Written

39 Helpful Votes

You should expect nothing

Expect nothing and you'll get just that. I’m a platinum cruiser so I know impressive, satisfying, fair and inferior. So far, in life (experiencing almost all the cruise lines), I have been lucky to be on some ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Suekai

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Not organized

First of all the good news, it s a beautiful ship! Cabins are very nice and quiet. Other positive point is the entertainment team, it s a big team and most of them are really nice, except for the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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axmcnall

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

CHICKEN HOUSE HELL

We booked principaly to see the Cirque du soleil performance and have been on many MSC cruises before. This ship is ghastly in side and out. The décor in the balcony cabin was dark and depressing the view being ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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PhilipyLuc

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

We were abducted !!!

We wanted to try MSC Yacht Club and booked a 4 night cruise to the Bahamas. This cruise was a disaster and we will NEVER sail with MSC again. In their promotion video and info MSC promises you an unforgettable ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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DOS1123

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

DON'T EVER TAKE MSC!!!

Room: Dirty. I found pills under the bed, nuts on the floor and a friend found hair stuck on balcony railing. Food: Bad. Their 'lobster ravioli' tastes exactly like canned dog food. I can literally say this ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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ScottGamm

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Gluten Free total fail AVOID this ship!

Gluten-free Failure! I cruised out of Miami on the MSC Meraviglia Feb. 2, 2020. The last cruise I experienced was on Royal Caribbean, I am a Diabetic Celiac on a Gluten-free diet. The food I experienced with ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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PrincessCentury

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Terrible Terrible Food and Restaurants, NEVER NEVER AGAIN

The Ship is BEAUTIFUL....But the Main Dining Rooms are TERRIBLE and the Buffet is the Escape to Marginal restaurant quality.....I should have known better from the rediculous LONG waits to MSC cruise line for direct ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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mpapkov

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

This is probably the poorest cruise I've taken and I've taken 8 cruises

ship is very large but the rooms were small we had a balcony and that was very small. The food was mediocre entertainment was poor and I've heard the same results from other people who are taken and MSC cruise. You ...
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Sail Date December 2019


joetl avatar

joetl

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Too big for good service

I will avoid this line for ALL future cruises. The ship is beautiful and impressive but just too big. They nickel and dime you for EVERYTHING. And everything is expensive! Small bottle of water $2, drinks $7-8, ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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HappytravellerYVR

2 Reviews Written

56 Helpful Votes

Could it be any worse......

We booked this trip one year ago on the MSC Seaside. When we booked there were various “packages” available. We choose Aurea experience which included the deluxe package which became the Premium drink package. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


espana. avatar

espana.

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Very disappointed

36 friends and family went for a relatives 80th birthday. The food in the dinning room as well as in the buffet were nothing compared with any ship i have been on. Very bad. Service overall terrible everywhere. the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Delfi96

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Our Final Cruise with MSC

The MSC Meraviglia is a beautiful ship overall. However it struggles with service levels and other amenities. This was the second MSC Cruise that my wife and I tried. The first was the MSC Seaside in July. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Shzajac

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Food Disgrace

This was the worst cruise I have ever taken and I have been on many. The food was a disgrace. I ate in dining room every night and actually lost weight for the first time on a cruise. The portions were small and all ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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chan1104

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not ready for NY

The new ship coming to NY was my reasoning for cruising on this line. From Embarkment to Debarkment was a disaster. Itinerary, food and shows were terrible. The ship was beautiful but boring and overcrowded. What a ...
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Sail Date October 2019


Sammy Rosario avatar

Sammy Rosario

2 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Bait and switch - Poor operation - Bad customer service - Crap service

We decided to come on this boat because it is new to the area. However from day number one its been miserable. Check in was a mess! No clear instructions even the staff had no idea where to send you. Once we made it ...
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Sail Date November 2019


JoeFudd avatar

JoeFudd

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Can’t handle the number of passengers

Took over 4 hours to get check in and almost as bad getting off the ship apox 2 hours.The ship itself was beautiful they did a very good job on the lay out, but they need more crew mates for this size of a ship.Food ...
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Sail Date October 2019


MSC Meraviglia Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.03.8
Dining4.02.9
Entertainment5.03.4
Public Rooms5.03.7
Fitness Recreation5.03.5
Family5.03.3
Enrichment2.02.9
Service4.03.3
Value For Money5.03.1
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