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MSC Bellissima Cruise Review
5.0 / 5.0
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109 Reviews

Far too crowded poor food and sell sell sell

MSC Bellissima Cruise Review by Chewitson

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: Aug 2019
  • Destination: the Western Mediterranean
  • Cabin Type: Aurea Balcony Stateroom

Pros ... lovely modern cabin lots of space nice size and balcony , Lovely ship and nice staff,Cons .. way too crowded marketplace buffet is hell on Earth it’s like a stampede no spare tables and people pushing into you and elbowing you , hard to get a drink , food not nice at all not enough choice..all in all an awful experience , food poor in restaurants also, we were glad to get off the ship to have a nice meal that we actually enjoyed , anything that’s any good you have to pay for cirque do soleil 15 euro each and you get an awful drink that’s supposed to be a cocktail, although the show is good, speciality restaurants very expensive but nice food the standard the food on the rest of the ship should be , bowling arcades and cinema not free total rip off 50 euros to use all 3, theatre shows average at best , drinks package needed to be upgraded as soon as we boarded as it soon became clear we could only drink Heineken and 1 wine and spirit , pools far too crowded and people reserving their beds with towels and not turning up for hours this should not be allowed , the ship is lovely but the crowdedness and standard of food really let our overall experience down, msc trips not worth the money a nice relaxing boat trip to Portofino was 500 people being crammed onto a dingy ferry and loudspeaker blasting out about 7 different languages all the way there’s and back really not a nice experience at all , if you are have kids and are a willing to spend a lot of money for extras and eat pizza and burgers for a week then this is the ship for you !


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Cabin Review

Aurea Balcony Stateroom
Cabin B3 13079

Lovely cabin no complaints at all


Port & Shore Excursion Reviews

Genoa

Far too crowded on the ferry loud speaker blasting out ruined our experience


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