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602 MSC Europe Cruise Reviews


PearlM avatar

PearlM

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Good Travel On A Budget!

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MSC allows kids under 18 to travel free. It also offers military discounts as well as other discounts, just ask. We were 3 people, me- the mom, one daughter in college, and one daughter in high school. We went ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Ariadni88

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great ship-problem with the entertainment

We board on the brand new MSC Grandiosa on November the 23th. We've been on two more cruises with MSC, both on MSC Preziosa and we loved the experience. I've never thought I'll give a 4star review on a cruise, but ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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cruisesafer

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Beautiful cruise to Iceland and Greenland

We chose this cruise after browsing the MSC Cruises website for a itinerary that was a little out of the ordinary. We found this itinerary very interesting because of the stops in Iceland and Greenland. We are ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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kerotigger

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Leisure cruise

It's my first time Mediterranean cruise and I choose MSC Grandiosa because the length of its itinerary fits my availability. The ship is new and spacious to house so many passengers. You may need some time to wait ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Markanddonna

12 Reviews Written

85 Helpful Votes

An Extensive Review of the MSC Grandiosa

A Review of the Brand New MSC Grandiosa, November 24, 2019 We are experienced cruisers who love Europe and had a wonderful cruise on the MSC Divina in February 2019 in the Caribbean. We assumed things wouldn’t ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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fhflea

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Americans on MSC in the Mediterranean

This ship seemed to have a primarily European clientele. However, being American was not a detriment. Every staff person that we approached for whatever reason, spoke English. All messages were announced in English ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Crag rat

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Med and Indian Ocean to Durban, South Africa

Good Itinerary. Unfortunately, as usual, many whinging & moaning passengers on this good value for money cruise. Our only complaints were related to the slow embarkation in Genoa and lack of satellite TV ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Melcoz

2 Reviews Written

Great food and entertainment

We boarded the Magnifica the day that Venice flooded - the water was already calf-deep in the morning, very sad. The boarding process was very smooth, and so was our departure. Our interior cabin was always ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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seabourndt

22 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Short cruise

As this is a brand new ship i wanted to try this ship out and see if msc is for me? I booked it through an american agent so got free bottled water in dining room. Tap water is free on every other ships except ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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welshy74

4 Reviews Written

73 Helpful Votes

Stunning ship - shame its MSC

Who could not get excited about being one of the first to sail a brand new ship?  The smell of the new carpets and furniture and how everything shined and glimmered was just perfect and it was a pleasure to sail ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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fowler9

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Well priced ideal cruise

Bit of background. Used to cruise quite a bit pre-kids but this is our 1st in 10 years and our first taking the children. The cruise was very well priced considering it was the half term holidays in the UK. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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donutman1234

6 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

MSC Surprisingly Good. Preziosa is gorgeous!

I chose this cruise for a quick getaway and was extremely impressed overall with this ship. The ship is beautiful in all areas and extremely well maintained (take note other cruise lines!) The atrium, bars, the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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carnut1980

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Stunning ship, west Med itinerary, balcony

Ship! 10/10 Stunning, huge, completed 2018, identical to MSC Seaside LED lights, mirrors, chrome, glass walkways, crystal staircases, ultra glamorous, a real assault on the senses! Cabin, 9/10! Balcony, ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Folkfeb10a

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Appalling start but customer service & cruise staff turned it round.

PART ONE - Horrendous Our holiday got off to a terrible start. I had booked to go away with my mother and a few of her [elderly] friends. We booked early and chose our cabins so that we were all together and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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CarolPerry

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Pleasantly surprised!!

After reading some of the reviews, we were so pleasantly surprised to find all the staff were really very good! If you take the time to exchange pleasantries, they certainly remember you and are happy to engage ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Traveler-14344

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary Cruise

We picked this cruise because of the itinerary. We have cruised with MSC's bigger ships (Divina, Preziosa, and Seaside). So our expectation at least for the ship experience is a tad lower than the ships we've been. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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desmacruise

10 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Beautifull ship and excellent itinerary

We cruised with MSC for the first time but we are experienced cruisers (have more than 35 cruises with diffirent companies such as Princess, Oceania, Holland America, Celebrity, Costa, Viking, Amawaterways, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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toddmorgan

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great time for our first cruise!

We were on board from Rome to La Spezia (got off early to meet up with friends and family in Tuscany). The good: - Check in was quick and painless - The cabin (0913) was fantastic, we had a 'restricted view' ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Annettefarrow

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Very enjoyable 1st cruise experience

I made the mistake of checking the reviews a few days before we departed. They were not good, and as this was our 1st cruise i did wonder what we had let ourselves in for. I want to write this review to put a ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Joanne - Daryl

4 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Great but could be better

This was my 10th MSC Cruise and our second time on MSC Seaview. We decided to upgrade to Yacht Club again as this provides many benefits that we enjoy. We are big fans of MSC and l would like to provide a balanced ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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hpnguyen

5 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship and magnificent scenery

This is our fifth cruise. In general we are very satisfied with the cruising experience. We’ve done NCL, Princess Cruise and Celebrity before. MSC is definitely different from the “American” lines. The ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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mitsy1416

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Elegant clean ship

We chose the MSC Poesia as the Itinerary and price influenced us. Copenhagen to Genoa in September 2019. Aurea Balcony Suite, inclusive Drinks Package,(the old one as we booked before the new drinks package ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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pammyj14

2 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Overall a really good cruise.

We chose this 14 night cruise because of the itinerary and the experience of a new ship. The ship is beautiful but probably a bit too big for us as there was some very noisy areas due to the number of passengers ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Angiekimurphy

1 Review Written

Excellent value for money

This was our first cruise and we wanted to get an overview of cruising at a reasonable cost. We were looking for a cruise out of Venice to visit the Greek Islands. We absolutely loved the cruise we found the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Nick570

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Excellent debut cruise

My wife and I decided to cruise for our 25th Wedding Anniversary. We chose MSC for the location. We were lucky to spend 2 days in Venice prior to departure which was amazing. Firstly having read reviews I see a ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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