• TRAVEL NOTICE: Learn more about COVID-19
  • Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In
  • Find a Cruise
  • Deals
  • Excursions
  • More

MSC Orchestra Review

4.0 / 5.0
Editor Rating
371 reviews

Can't Grumble for the Cost

Review for MSC Orchestra to Transatlantic
User Avatar
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Rating by category

Public Rooms

Additional details

Sail Date: Mar 2017
Cabin: Balcony Stateroom

Now don't get me wrong, we really enjoyed this cruise and for the money we paid it was a bargain. However not having cruised with MSC before there were a few unexpected omissions compared to other lines we've used.

Embarkation was swift as we were one of the last to board due to a prior trip to the Iguazu Falls, then it was straight into the lifeboat drill, where you not only had to take your life jackets, but wear them. When we got chance to settle in the cabin, it was quite spacious with lots of drawers and wardrobe space. The shower had a plastic curtain but it wasn't as clingy as most and I had to unblock the showerhead before it would work on our first night.

The cabin steward was friendly and not too intrusive.

Cabin Review

Balcony Stateroom

Cabin B2

Plenty of drawer and wardrobe space. TV, seperate settee. Shower has plastic curtain. Decent balcony. Has a chargeable minibar.

Port Reviews


Very easy city to walk around. he cathedral is beuatiful. Lots of little cafes for a pit stop.

16 Helpful Votes

Find an MSC Orchestra Cruise from $539

Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.