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MSC Meraviglia Cruise Review
5.0 / 5.0
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Avoid this cruise line

MSC Meraviglia Cruise Review by unhappycamper11

13 people found this helpful
Trip Details
  • Sail Date: Sep 2019
  • Destination: the Baltic Sea
  • Cabin Type: Bella Inside Stateroom

Just returned from cruise through Scandanavia. This cruise only caters for people who are prepared to pay for their overpriced boutiques, restaurants and alcohol.

Food, service and entertainment average at best. Groups of people left mid show on more than 1 occasion

Drink package mostly useless as they price their drinks outside the cap they allow on the packagre. Instead of you paying the difference they make you pay the cost of the whole drink despite having paid extra for the package

Internet is obscenely expensive but you need it to work their app to manage your accounts.

They charge credit card despite being paid and you are expected to wait for them to refund it.

Shore excursions terrible quality not worth the cost.

Limited staff, wait forever for service at bars

Pester you to eat at their expensive private restaurants when you walk past, even waiting outside the dining room to hand you pamphlets despite having just eaten. Felt like you were in Asia with Hawkers.

Main lounges have limited seating for 3500 passengers to enjoy onboard entertainment

It is unfortunate that cruise experiences like this turn people away from ever cruising again

MSC Maraviglia. Too big, impersonal, poor service and onboard experiences. Spend your money elsewhere

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Cabin Review

Bella Inside Stateroom

Good size cabin with limited clothing storage space. Plenty of room for extra cupboard space instead empty walls

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