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Cruising During Covid with MSC

Review for MSC Grandiosa to Italy

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andrewjb1

10+ Cruises

Age 110s

MSC are one of the first cruise lines to start operating their ships again following the situation with Covid-19. Whilst they appear to be getting it right and the experience was excellent they could be leading to a total disaster. Embarkation All passengers are provided with their allocated embarkation time and its important that you are respectful of this not only for yourself but other ...
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Sail Date: September 2020


Average Cruise

Review for MSC Divina to Mediterranean

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potsie57

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

We booked this cruise at full price over a year ago. We wanted to try MSC, I had read all the reviews and decided to go with an open mind. First off the ship is beautiful and very clean, the only think we didn't care for is the chopped up layout. The staff at customer service desk were unfriendly like other reviewers have stated. The lack of communication as to what was going on was ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Under the circumstances hard to give a fair review

Review for MSC Divina to Mediterranean

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Joenut

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

It was our first time on MSC. Being that the ship was only half full of passengers and the hole corona virus outbreak made for an uneasy cruise. The food was average witch was disappointing as I was under the impression that their food was much better. I will say that they made very good pizza. Not impressed with their steak house, I rarely send food back , but I had to with my first steak ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Suite 9010 - The Cruise That Should Never Have Happened.

Review for MSC Splendida to Middle East

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enuf42

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

28 days from Dubai to Hamburg visiting places I had never been was the mantra for our cruise. We set sail on March 12th 2020, same day I believe the world Pandemic was officially announced. Should MSC have let the cruise depart Dubai? - absolutely not. MSC's only objective was to get their vessel back to one of its home ports. There was no regard given as to the well being of its passengers, ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Suite


Dining experience

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Australia & New Zealand

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Leen Vandenberg

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

I have read a review by Msglodenhair and agree with most of her review of her on board experience, of the ship and the captain and crew. However prior to embarkation, I had attempted to register on the Celebrity email log on pages that my wife was Gluten intolerant and that she would need a Gluten free diet. Having cruised in the Princess and P & O lines, that was a simple option to highlight ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Inside Stateroom 12


Disappointing

Review for MSC Divina to Mediterranean

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tcfive

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

To start I need to tell you that the ship was at best at half occupancy. I am sure this had a huge impact on wait times, table availabity in the buffet area and deck chair availablity. The occupancy was heavily affected by the coronavirus. Embarkation went quickly and easily. We arrived around11:30 am and were on board by about 12:15. There were no lines to check in. We had to wait until ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Americans do not cruise MSC - staff felt like prison guards and food was sub-par

Review for MSC Divina to Mediterranean

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LOlson4812

10+ Cruises

Age 40s

I have cruised MSC before many years ago and had a good experience. I have also cruise with Carnival 6-7 times, Princess, Holland America and Royal Caribbean. I realized very quickly this cruise line was not the experience I was looking for as an American. I booked this cruise because the dates worked for my step-daughter's spring break and because the prices were great, and free drinks and wifi ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


Just OK

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Australia & New Zealand

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platypus33

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We like New Zealand and decided that it would be a good way to go for a short cruise which started in Auckland and finished in Sydney. One of the selling points was that the ship was coming back to Sydney via Eden on the south Coast of NSW.. On the morning of embarkation in Auckland it was a fairly long process because of the corona virus scare - everyone had to have their temperature taken.. ...
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Sail Date: March 2020


Poor Layout

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Western

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nfish

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We were the last cruise before the COVID started. This was my 6th cruise (2nd on Norwegian). First I must say the cruise line did an exceptional job of keeping the ship clear & cruisers safe. (All public restroom doors open, servers at the buffet, no salt/pepper, cream/sugar on tables, etc.) The reason for this review - The Norwegian Getaway is the most poorly designed ship I have ever been on. ...
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Sail Date: March 2020


It Could Easily Have Been Just Two Stars...

Review for Norwegian Epic to Caribbean - All

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SonzTwin

10+ Cruises

Age 110s

We had booked a trip to China in early March. Since it had to be rescheduled due to C-19, we looked around for a cruise. The 7-day Southern Caribbean on the NCL Epic sailed from SJU, which I've never visited, and the ports of call were 83% new to both of us – so, we picked it. We had a nicer-than-expected experience to Cuba the first time we were on Norwegian in 2018; the word "Epic" sounded ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


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