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21 MSC Italy Cruise Reviews


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andrewjb1

3 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Cruising During Covid with MSC

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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 ...
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Sail Date September 2020


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bernie simpson

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

MSC Magnifica family experience August 2016

The MSC Cruise was recomended to us by our friends who travelled last year and enjoyed .their trip. Embarkation was a bit stressfull as it took a long time for people to get sorted too many people in a small space ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Nellyoscar

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Cruise from Venice

Arrived on ship and room not ready had to wait. Cases did not arrive at our room till after 8pm No face clothes till we had been on board for 2 days No note paper just envelopes On first dining but the ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Hein Badenhorst

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Experience of a lifetime

The Grand Voyage concept is a brilliant idea - spending three weeks at sea travelling to numerous countries / destinations unpacking once! Travelling from Cape Town to Venice on the MSC Opera was a lifetime ...
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Sail Date December 2010


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jackie wibberley

1 Review Written

Beyond Expectations

This was our first cruise and we were naturally a little apprehensive about how we would cope with such a long time on board. Our fears were allayed considerably by the friendliness, courtesy and efficiency of the ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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horiible cruises

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Horrible Cruise

I have gone on three cruises but this is for sure the worst of all. when goin out of the ship pictures are not taken unlike other ships. the food is terrible especially the buffet it would take u three whole ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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snowp

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First time with this line

Just got back from Venice which is an amazing city. We had 7 nights on board MSC Lirica, we had an outside cabin compared to other cruise lines we have been on it was very small, the shower was so small the ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Caught the cough

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Very sick

Background We were certainly looking forward to a wonderful adventure. We have previously cruised in Pacific and Inside passage with other cruise lines. Our first time with MSC. Cabin We went for top level ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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bruski

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Worst cruise experience AND most expensive!

Embarkation at Fremantle was slower than any we have previously experienced with the last of the luggage being delivered around midnight. The first week at sea was very unpleasant for us and for many other ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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samer

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Incredibly disappointing

OK, 35 nights cruising for one's first cruise could be problematic! NOT loved the cruising, despised the European cruise staff. Best bits: Our dinner table companions (overwhelmingly the best thing about ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Stumpy1278

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

An appalling rip off.

We left the ship in Rome after 36 days on a ship riddled with respiratory illness. The ship itself was well maintained and comfortable. That's where the good news ends. Health - A high percentage of the ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Stumpy1278

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Sold as a Luxury Cruise of a lifetime

I will cover the good point first. The ship MSC Orchestra was a clean, well maintained ship. That's where the plusses end. The food was appalling, mostly overcooked in the dining rooms. The buffet on the ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Ivan Perth

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Plenty of Room for Improvement

We joined the MSC Orchestra cruise, a 35 day voyage from Fremantle to Rome via Gallipoli for the 100th Gallipoli anniversary. A number of things with the ship and service were good but all up leaves plenty of room ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Come home sick

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

An Illness to Remember

Firstly the positives - the restaurant, bar and entertainment staff were fantastic, always smiling and wanting to help. We were a family of 4 with 2 teenage chlldren. We booked 2 years before cruising when the ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Orgaca

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Aussie Gallipoli Cruise 2015

Good: - The ship itself was lovely. - the staff were very helpful. - cleanliness was great. Poor: - ship has flu on it and they don't do much to contain this or get rid of before next cruise ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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mastrofranco1

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Terrible, HORRIBLE, WARNING

I just come back with my family from a 7 days Mediterranean Cruise,with MSC Musica, I`ve been around the world taking many Cruises, I have my standards, maybe a little spoiled with the real cruises. The food was ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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peterlk

1 Review Written

Not Terrible, it was HORRIBLE!

I disagree with the previous "terrible" review, because it was simply "Horrible"!!! I regretted so much going on this cruise holiday and vow to never EVER return to MSC. Not to mention the bad, mundane food ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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jasonia

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

No rating

MSC Fantasia Never again

I do not recommend the MSC Fantasia for the following reasons. Firstly, since there is no tap water available, other than in the main buffet area, you are obliged to buy bottles of water, which over 7 days certainly ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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gnicoll

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

MSC Must Smoke Cruise

This cruise was very disappointing for a number of reasons 1 MSC allow smoking in the casino, in the lounge area above the casino and on all the port side of the pool deck. In fact they have signs stating " MSC ...
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Sail Date March 2014


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Daretodream

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

MSC Orchestra Cruise from Hell

Well what can I say other than DON'T GO ON AN MSC CRUISE. Kids running everywhere all day and most of the night, shouting, yelling and totally out of control. Running around the restaurant whilst the waiters were ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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rongoldner

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not For the American Cruiser

Let me start by saying that I was part of a large group and had no choice in selecting this ship or cruise line. The port of calls is what held our interest. At our first day get-together (about 3 hours on board) I ...
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Sail Date May 2013


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