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Havana Cruise Reviews

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Very Good

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28 Havana Cruise Reviews


RhondaS avatar

RhondaS

4 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Havana stay great, ship experience poor

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Chose this cruise for the Havana Stay and that didn’t disappoint but MSC Opera did! The ship looks good, clean and well kept public areas. Our cabin was ocean view fantastica experience, cabin was small but had ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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mjlmjlmjlmjl

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

MSC Opera is a poor relative..

Not really impressed with MSC Opera, so I would not recommend it to any of my friends. “Anytime Dining” means 8.30pm – any other time seemed to be an inconvenience (fortunately we were not assigned to one ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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TMagnum

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not even 3*, fraud with shore exc., old and for passenger number too small ship

Not even 3 stars level, fraud with shore excursion, German description of the beverage package completely wrong, old and for passenger number clearly too small ship (German version below / Deutsche Version weiter ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Keith The Shed Man

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

READ THE REVIEWS AND AVOID

We cruised with this company on the MSC Armonia in September this year. Although we had noted some bad reviews about this ship, we decided to give it the benefit of doubt and have a go. WELL WHERE DO WE START. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Travellingman 210450

3 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

If you have Cruised Before with any of the Major Cruise Lines give MSC a miss

Like many people we chose the MSC Armonia for its Cuba and Central America Itinerary which no one else offered particularly as on the the 14 night cruise you had over 4 full days in Havana. We read the cruise ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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dawnfield

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

MSC CRUISING

We choose this cruise because of its itinerary and the lenght of stay in Havana. Firstly they give you very little information, but has we have done cruise before we soon found out things. The daily news letters ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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bernard88

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Major disappointment; quality declining.

Previous experience with MSC Opera were excellent. The combination of ship and destination (Cuba) was the trigger to book for this cruise. What a major disappointment!! The upside were the cabins, but the rest was ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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angeal3003

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A 2* cruise at best, dangerous at worst

Our previous 2 cruises, with Cunard and Princess were a dream so with destination the most important for our choice we booked though an agent and eventually made it on board a MSC ship. Eventually I might add is ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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dunsberrys

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cheap...but not cheerful !

I would never book another cruise with this company ever again. Due to the recent hurricane, our flight got cancelled and we were stranded at Charles De Gaulle airport with little or no information for nearly a ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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DEC.and.RJJ

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beware of Fly-Cruise packages from MSC

This is the second time that my partner and I have bought Fly-Cruise packages for Transatlantic cruise from MSC - But never again. MSC does not allow any flexibility on your flight arrangements and therefore you ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Tourist01

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Poor service, poor crew, poor food, and poor attitude on a dirty ship!

Having sailed with MSC before with little problem we chose this cruise round the Caribbean to 'fill some gaps' in the list of islands we hadn't visited. Firstly let me say that due to Hurricane Irma the cruise ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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lexia

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing

We were sold the Aurora package which we were led to believe it included everything all food extra dining etc. We paid significantly more for this package. As soon as we boarded we were hit up to pay extra for the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Whistle Blower

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

MSC Moneymaker

There were three things we liked about this cruise: the ship itself, the itinerary, and the cheerfulness of the long-suffering staff. That's where the good news ends. The root of the trouble was MSC itself, whose ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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born2swim

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Outdated ship and poor activities

We chose this cruise because it was going to Cuba. We joined a Road Scholar group that was on the ship. We also wanted to go to more than one port in Cuba and the big ships are only going to one port. There were ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Sexy147369

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Terrible Service

I chose this cruise because of the destination. The service in the buffet dining room is terrible, it is hard to order drinks because the staff are mostly chatting with each other, or just walking around like a ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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love to cruise 123

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Nothing to do on Board.....

At Boarding we sat in the terminal for hours with no information or what was going on or when we could get on. Once we were on we didn't know if we needed a new visa to get off while in port so we stayed on the boat ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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pattrollman2003

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

That's all it is ...

We went with this ship for the price and the ports of call .... however... not all cracked up to be what it is ... if you are a ship cruiser and like good music this is not for you ... PAY the extra and get what ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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just me now

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not for English

chose this ship for the itinery 15.nights carribean .4 ladies on this ship using 2 outside cabins.l would say this cruise company is not for the english everything is created for french and italian people. if you ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Missedhavana

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Whole cruise went sideways.....

We choose this cruise as it had been recommended by a friend & we really wanted to see Cuba, especially Havana. This sounded like a wonderful opportunity to see the whole island & get a sense for Cuba, the ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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pedro933

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Not good enough

Cruise with mediocre quality, in which almost everything is focused on getting money from passengers. You have to pay for everything. Since the first night, the staff is chasing you in order to sail water ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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tring

12 Reviews Written

113 Helpful Votes

Ship Not Well Run

We have previously cruised quite widely on ships of a similar size to this from a number of cruise lines (mostly Fred Olsen, Voyages of Discovery, Swan Hellenic and less recently, P&O). We always choose a cruise ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Funblonde50

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Disappointing; fell short of same cruise in 2015.

We had cruised this same cruise last year only we boarded in Jamaica. This year we boarded in Havana. The difference is if you book with Air Transat you loose the first night in Havana as you arrive quite late in ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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ejbjb

4 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Naive no longer!

The trip from Vancouver thru Toronto to Veradaro was exhausting. Then we had a 2 hour bus ride from Veradaro to Havana to get to the cruise ship. After 26 hours of traveling, our bus driver stopped in traffic and ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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Billynda

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Very dissapointed

I have been on more than 10 cruises with 6 different cruise lines. I was not prepared for our cruise with Cuba Cruise. The best thing about this cruise was the itinerary. I loved Cuba. I was disappointed in so ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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Early Grey

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cuba Cruise on the Louis Cristal - fine, but only if it's your first

Here are a few comments and observations about our most recent cruise with a Canadian run company called Cuba Cruise on the ship Louis Cristal. Sad to say but aside from the good weather, it was the most ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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