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319 MSC Group and Theme Cruises Cruise Reviews


SarahW avatar

SarahW

1 Review Written

Just amazing!

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I loved almost everything about MSC. My other experience of a cruise is Royal Caribbean Oasis of the Seas. I would say the major differences in US and European cruises are the food and entertainment. Royal Caribbean ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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restets

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Vegan cruise with Holistic Holidays at Sea - Not much holiday spirit here

We booked with Holistic Holidays at Sea for their annual vegan cruise. We were keen to see the speakers they were featuring. One of them we were looking forward to just didn't show up yet a substitute was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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edjansen7

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Expect Long Lines and Mediocre Meals

My wife and I have traveled throughout Europe, South America and the Caribbean and have experienced some of the finest cruises available throughout the world. The cruise we just completed was a tremendous ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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ngeromette

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

No... Just No

My husband found this cruise on Travelocity at a very good price. We have been on 13 cruises but never with MSC. At such a great price, we thought we would give it a try. Boarding the ship in Miami was a breeze. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Nuna16

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing trip!!!! MSC Divina to Caribbean 7 days

I was prepared to have not-so-good experience after reading reviews and because we had tight budget and it's impossible to return the tickets so I flight to Miami with heavy heart, especially when i was a planner ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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mrclinker

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

All I wanted to know before the travel, and now I can tell you.

Please note that English is not my native tongue so excuse me any grammar or syntax error. We booked this cruise (7 nights, 8 days Caribbean) in february 2019, in Uruguay, South America, through a travel agency, ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Slippin Away

3 Reviews Written

81 Helpful Votes

Divina, not Divine but a Definite Deal!

I am retired and an avid cruiser. I have cruised on most of the major lines. This was my first trip on MSC. I was attracted to it by the price and my desire to try something different. I had read a lot of really ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Vagabondvoyagers

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

When Life Give You Lemons Make Lemonade

I chose this cruise for the price. My husband and I cruise an average of once per month. This was our first time on a MSC ship. I can't believe the amount of reviewers who wrote to complain about the dumbest ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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lgarc055

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship, Terrible Service, Nightmare Ending

Took the New Year 2020 7 day cruise. This was my 6th cruise but 1st time with MSC. Ship was very modern and beautifully design even though the theater seems a bit small and some of the layout is not ideal such ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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AnneFink0

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good, but room for improvement

We booked this cruise largely because friends of ours invited us to join them. We were quite excited to try out MSC, having previously tried Royal, Disney, Norwegian and Carnival. Some Pros: 1) Loved the status ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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kaarlok

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Very enjoyable cruise

We were with a group of 47 cruisers, we had selected a balcony cabin. Before our cruise we were given a chance to bid for a higher experience so we up graded to interior Yacht Club. Service wise its been the best ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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stairman

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

MSC Ocean Cay

This is my the first time writing a review but I thought I would validate and disagree with some of what I had read about MSC Seaside. This was our 14th cruise and we have cruised on NCL, RCL Carnival and Princess. ...
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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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Rosa62

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise

Picked this cruise from Bari as we wanted to come back to Bari and spend time in the Puglia area.. Cruise was great although more time could have been spent in ports . Restaurant waiters and service was great ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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klshepherd57

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Cruising on a Budget - No Frills on MSC Seaview

I booked this cruise to be part of the Weight Watcher (WW) Mediterranean Cruise in July. My friend had never been to Europe so we thought this would be a great experience to see several different ports in Spain, ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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TomNguyen

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Love it.

We picked this cruise because the price is reasonable/cheaper than Carnival. 1. The embarkation and disembarkation were smoothly. 2. Ship is new and clean 3. Cabin is small just like any cruise ship cabin. ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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jp382

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

The ship staff was so warm and sweet. They really made our vacation memorable.

My husband and I decided to book a very spontaneous trip on MSC Magnifica four days before the ship was to set sail through Expedia. We were coming from Boston, USA and took a non-stop flight to Rome, then a ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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huddapudda

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Never use this cruise

This was the worse cruise I have ever been on. The food was horrible. The service is horrible. The housekeeping was mediocre. The only good part was the kids club. My son was treated well and he met so many other ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Cullen1224

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

NOT an American Product; overcrowded - discourteous and inattentive staff

Where to start: First, we have sailed nineteen times and experienced an array of American AND European cruise products from RCCL, Princess, Costa, P&O, NCL, Holland America etc. The experiences of these diverse ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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dearbaskar

1 Review Written

First experience and the best

It was our first cruise experience and we enjoyed it through out. We did not have enough time to even look all parts of the ship. Its huge. They have lots of entertainments to keep us busy. Rooms are very neat ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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clara.nkuna

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing

One reason I choose to Cruise was to have fun and try out new experiences, how is it like to be in a titanic a 5 star moving hotel. The first time you enter the ship the ship smells 5 star and looks 5 star all the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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rianjordaan

1 Review Written

Oppiwater Kunstefees

I travelled with the Oppiwater Kunstefees. The embarkation and disembarkation was very slow but allwrite. The food was good but not excellent, the cabin was very good/excellent. The shore excursion was good and ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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JJ and June

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

MSC Musica - RSG Oppiwater Cruise to Pomene

My wife wanted to go on the RSG Oppiwater cruise. We travelled to Durban by bus as a first ever experience. Was a good way to travel.... no toll gates to pay, relaxing and very cost effective. The size of the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Marianna59

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise, incredible itinerary.

We chose this cruise because it was good value for money. It was a very good deal and it included our flights with Emirates to Dubai return from New Zealand. We arrived 2 days before departure to explore the city of ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Cattlaya

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise

This was our 8 cruise and the second with Msc. We choose this cruise because of the itinerary. We are a couple in our late fifties. Embarking in Venice took several houres and here they can do a ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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