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441 MSC Caribbean Cruise Reviews


aprillew avatar

aprillew

1 Review Written

Worst ever!

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This was the worst Cruise line I've ever been on. I took my 20 year old son on it for his first cruise and was embarrassed. The ship's elevator kept breaking down. They changed our itinerary and we couldn't stop at ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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BatMasterson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Steer clear of MSC!!!

We chose this particular cruise to visit their new private island that was advertised as opened three weeks prior to our sailing. When we were checking in, there was a notice posted that said there was an itinerary ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Tcarducci

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great trip

we love msc! never disappoints, great staff, great food, plentiful and a great variety. excellent staff! its our 3rd msc cruise, hopefully many more to come! beautiful pools, great entertainment, clean ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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BucketListFun

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beware of this cruise line - not for disabled solo traveler

I chose this cruise line because they advertise in my TV area of Texas and after a total of eight cruises Cunard and Holland American Cruises I thought I would try a different line. Booked and paid for $2,100.00 ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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richardthomasnay

1 Review Written

Cold food, very unorganized, don't care attitude from staff

Don’t Cruise on MSC. I cruised on the Divina MSC. First and last cruise with MSC. 10 reasons why: 1. Most food was cold to barely warm in the buffet. The exception was breakfast, but scramble eggs were ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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gnptravels

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Worst of 27 Cruises

This was our 4th sailing on MSC and 27th cruise overall. We are very easy going and though there has never been a perfect cruise we have enjoyed all except this one. Don't get me wrong, there were good moments on ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Wtwnc

1 Review Written

Worst cruise I've ever taken

The food was absolutely awful. I can not express enough how horrible everything I ate on this ship truly was. My wife and I's stomachs felt completely awful by the time we got off the ship. The staff was ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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123Brody

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Be Warned choose another cruise line

Before you cruise on the MSC Meraviglia you should read this review. Let me start by saying that I had read previous reviews, but having gone on the MSC Seaside believed that this ship would be as nice. Not one ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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februarycruisers

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Misleaded, lied to and major room issues

We have taken 6 cruises with 3 different cruise lines, This was our least favourite for multiple reasons MSC and our travel agent failed to inform us that there would be 2000 vegan cruisers on this cruise and ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Bcaniff

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Terrible cruise

My husband and I herd wonderful things about the MSC cruises. We decided to go on one for our honeymoon. We have cruised several times before on royal Caribbean and carnival. When we first walked in you didn’t get ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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cruiserky95

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Avoid completely - terrible food, terrible service, even got food poisoning

My girlfriend and I have cruises with other cruise lines before and thought we would give msc a try mainly due to the itinerary. What a mistake. It all started with booking. We purchased on msc.ca. The purchase ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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annauccia

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Horrible experience from start to finish

My husband and I cruise quite often, several times a year. This time we decided to take our entire family with us , a group of 11, including 8 adults...(2 seniors) , an 8 year old, and twin 3 year olds.... this was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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dianetravel.pulaski

1 Review Written

Horrible Experience

DON’T WASTE YOUR MONEY! MSC cruises are very inexpensive but no matter how low the price, you get even less than you pay for because there is poor food unfriendly staff, rude passengers and essentially no ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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marletzi

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

HORRIBLE CUSTOMER SERVICE MEDIOCRE ENTERTAINMENT

We have been cruising for the last 12 years, in Europe, the Caribbean, many times. We chose MSC to check on a different cruise line.We went on the 3 nights to the Bahamas, and it was a birthday gift from my husband. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Florida _Cruiser

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Worst Customer Service I Have Ever Experienced

My wife and I are not first time cruisers as we have cruised with Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Holland America, and Disney. We have friends that have cruised extensively for the last ten years or so. They cruised with ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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fraanticfran

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The SS Bungle

First because it was scheduled to go to Cuba but that changed and we couldn't go to Cuba. Another reason was the cost, it was a reasonable cost for 7 days. Our first excursion was on Jamaica at Ocho Rios and ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Jlwillerson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Worst cruise ever!

I really wanted to love this ship. The pictures of it are lovely and it is a beautiful, modern, new ship. That is where the positive things about this ship end. The layout of it is just horrible. The food is the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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jealbert66

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Extremely Disappointed

We wanted to get away for a week and thought we would try MSC. This was the most disappointing cruise we have taken, and we've been on several. The ship is beautiful, modern and clean. Our balcony room was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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nanna3

1 Review Written

Very Disappointed

Our embarkment was horrible. I felt like cattle being herded in to a pasture. No orginization. When we got on the ship we went to the buffet. I was almost knocked down by 3 employees and they didn't care they ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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vuitton3

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Stay Away! M stands for MISLEADING in MSC

We selected this cruise for the dates, price and ports of call. The on board was painful - delays, long lines, disorganized Once on ship, cabin was ready and food was being served so all good on that front . ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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cssmith11302

1 Review Written

So bad it was laughable. Trust the reviews. We didn't and regret it.

There is a reason their cruises are so cheap. Cruised on the Divina in January. Rate for a 5 night balcony cabin was $159 per person. Read the reviews and thought"come on...it can't be that bad". It was. Upon ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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sas5

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Biggest issue? Training, across the board!

We chose this cruise because the price was very attractive, but buyer beware - they charge for absolutely everything on the cruise. Over the course of a week, it really adds up;, and we do not drink much or gamble. ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Rhrosch

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Never Again

MSC has been heavily promoting its new luxury ships. Then we got a price offer that was great. So, we decided to give MSC a try. When we arrived at the port we found the Armonia, the oldest ship in the MSC fleet. ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Stephen Penrose

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Not a good cruise

Once I have said that the crew were excellent and the food really good I have said all the positive things I could say about this cruise. The ship was just not up to standard. I do not know how some of the ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Jan at Sea

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

The worst cruse ever!

The timeframe worked for me. The food was terrible. Many of the tables in the dining room were empty after the first night when fellow passengers took notice of how awful the food was. The entertainment was ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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