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MSC Seaview Cruise Reviews

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Very Good

35

Average

28

Poor

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Terrible

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130 MSC Seaview Cruise Reviews


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ictcruiser

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time on MSC, wont be the last!

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We have been loyal NCL cruisers for years and decided to try MSC for a 20th anniversary cruise. We had never been in the Med, and booked a Yacht Club balcony cabin. The ship was BEAUTIFUL, the service was ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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welenja

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Terrific Itinerary!

Our experience aboard MSC Seaview was generally very positive and we have excellent memories. However, there were some things we felt fell short. I’ll give you the good and the disappointing bit keep in mind we ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Never too young to cruise

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Very enjoyable European cruise

We sailed on the Seaview out of Barcelona on 1 June 2019 for 7 nights. We were a party of 3 - Me, my wife (both 36) and our 4 year old daughter. My wife and I had cruised before (one Princess to Caribbean and one ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Toonsey G

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

The Good and Bad - Overall Grade C-

We were a family of four traveling for our first Mediterranean cruise with two teenagers. We have taken multiple cruises before on Princess, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian and Carnival, so we thought we would give the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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jenal42

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Outstanding but a dining let down

Booked a weeks cruise on the MSC Seaview June 1st -8th around the Mediterranean. We had travelled on MSC as a family of two adults and two children (10, 7) ten years ago and adored it. This time, it was myself and ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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ell493

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Some good things but mostly we did not like it

I have only been on one other cruise, that was Carnival, so that is the only comparison I have. First, the good thing... The entertainment was great. The people in the show do a wonderful job. Most of the staff ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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ccnett123

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Loved the seaview!!

I was very nervous about cruising with MSC. I had cruised the Med with Norwegian 4 years ago and loved it but this time we were taking our 3 adult children and one son-in-law and I had been reading mixed reviews. My ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Portsofcall26

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Yacht Club Review

This was our first cruise with MSC and we have previously sailed on over 20 cruises with various cruise lines (Princess, Carnival, NCL, Celebrity, Royal Caribbean, Holland America and Oceania). We booked 2 Yacht ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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clamper

6 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Ship

Superb embarkation at Barcelona straight onto the ship, this ship like other newer MSC ships is fantastic it has a great feel to it & instantly relaxing. It started badly though due to rough weather we didn’t ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Bennydunne

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A HUGE disappointment!!

Oh where to start??? I got on this cruise with high expectations as the ship was new and everything about it seemed to be brillant...couldn’t be further from the truth!! The ship itself is lovely and the staff are ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Family from Europe

1 Review Written

Not child friendly at all!

Organization was chaotic, service generally poor! Staff gave misinformation all the time, on one occasion, because of desinformation, we had to go theough multiple queues and run around the ship for 90 mins to rent ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Pamela Dooley

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fantastic experience; can't wait to do it all again

hi myaelf and my husband are just back home today after our cruise with msc seaview we went ok the Mediterranean cruise it was amazing everything from start to finish the staff especially iklanas our cabin guy and ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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peter9982nyc

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointed, Very poor food, overrated

Good and Bads: Good: *Ship looks very nice and clean, staffs were friendly *Able to book shows easily, shows are great but some acts are repeated. *Pools and hot tubes are not very crowed especially ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Mindylepooh

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A total disappointment!

My husband and I sailed on the MSC Seaview cruise in the Western Mediterranean from April 17 to 24, 2019. We have enjoyed dozens of cruises around the world on other cruise lines. This was our first time with MSC ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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pepetemete

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Very cold experience.

Hi everybody, First, sorry for my english. I hope it'll be understandable. To make it easy i will highlight some importants points. Embarkation was good, faster than on my first MSC Poesia cruise. Ship ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Cocktail afficinado

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Yacht Club - Utterly Dissapointing

We were cruising with family and had booked 8 cabins at the Yacht Club. Overall, the experience was very dissapointing mainly due to the low level of restaurants and bars, as well as the service at those and the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Ajh1986

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Amazing ship with some let downs

We embarked in Barcelona for the ships first visit round the med after its transatlantic sailing from Brazil. We arrived into Barcelona the day before so had plenty of time to explore and relax before boarding. ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Lexingtoncyn

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good if you like crowds and glitz

I was very disappointed in this cruise. The ship is huge, 14 decks and 4-5,000 people. As a result there was a constant state of noise and crowds. It was Easter week and there were many families. Children were up ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Gladyswelsh

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Please read if you're taking kids or need GF food.

This was a 7 night cruise and not 5 as stated above. Having been on Royal Caribbean and Princess I was expecting a similar experience on MSC but with more sparkle. The ship was beautifully decorated and very sparkly ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Queenlv

1 Review Written

Transatlantic Equator Crossing Cruise

Modern ship, many open areas from which you can admire the sea. I liked the track with a transparent bottom. The glass was clean and it was clearly visible what was happening below. Lots of fun for kids. There ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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hqforhair

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing

We are just returning from our 18 day adventure as a family of five ,two adults three children age 7, 13 ,15 we have previously sailed with RCI , NCL ,PRINCESS AND CUNARD and after reading some of the reviews ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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aeothoin

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship but activities and food need a major overhaul

We have sailed mostly with RCL previously and was looking forward to sailing with a different cruise liner. This was our first time sailing with MSC. Embarkation process was alright. We embarked from Salvador ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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crewmember59

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very good BUT the entertainment was shocking...

This review is for two adults in an Aurea balcony on MSC Seaview. Salvador , Brazil to Barcelona, 11 nights. Our first on MSC... Boarding in Salvador was very quick, we were in our cabin by 12.45. Most passengers ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Bfsroyal

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

MSC Seaview vs Royal Caribbean

We travelled as a couple on an 11 night transatlantic from Salvador to Barcelona. We primarily travel on Royal Caribbean and this was our first time on MSC. As such this review will be comparing the two. Good ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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flyjets777

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Aurea overated

We chose this cruise since we were going with a group of 22 people. Now the issues started since half the group was booked in Aurea and the other half in Yacht club. We booked far in advance so the difference in ...
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Sail Date September 2018


MSC Seaview Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04
Dining3.53.1
Entertainment4.53.3
Public Rooms4.03.8
Fitness Recreation5.03.7
Family5.03.2
Enrichment3.52.8
Service3.53.3
Value For Money4.03.2
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