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99 Europe MSC Armonia Europe Cruise Reviews


cmoore2889 avatar

cmoore2889

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Never again MSC. We were ill after this cruise

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We were ill for several weeks after the cruise. Our stomach problems really stared on the plane after leaving the ship on the last day. We had only eaten on-board while on the cruise. We are convinced that we caught ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Gav92 avatar

Gav92

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Not as bad as made out here

After reading the reviews on here we were almost scared of what was in store if we booked this cruise, however we went ahead due to the interesting port calls. I can honestly say the ship is fine, unless of course ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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ginapeterb

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Underwhelming Throughout

We chose MSC and this particular cruise because the itinerary Ports of call, suited the half term break for the UK Schools, we booked an Air Cruise, so MSC booked our flights on British Airways, the downside of ...
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Sail Date October 2017


KP70 avatar

KP70

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Overcrowded ship

Things they don’t tell you: No complimentary tea/coffee after dinner. You will have to pay extra for luxury food (e.g. lobster) on formal nights. You will have to share a table if you go into the Marco ...
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Sail Date September 2017


mich g avatar

mich g

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

booked this cruise online with iglu travel looked good liked the itinerary but should have taken more notice of some of the reviews ,booked outside with balcony, shower+wc very small, food very very average but ...
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Sail Date September 2017


corbyc avatar

corbyc

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Submerged with Italians

We chose this cruise as it suited our dates and the destinations sounded nice, Marseilles, Mallorca, Ibiza, etc. Genoa was our embarkation point. We arrived late and stressed due to a flight delay at Stansted ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Wendy18660

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Mediterranean

We picked this cruise on itinerary. When we got on board we felt like we were on a cruise in 1975. The ship was very very dated and drab. The staff were very unfriendly and were tired and pretty grumpy. There were ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Just Cruising 4

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Distinctly Average!

Recently returned from a Mediterranean cruise aboard the Armonia. We chose the cruise for the different ports of call and were pleased with all the destinations.Our one excursion to Pompeii was very good. The ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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aussiequoll

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Different type of cruise

Being a mainly European Ship, very few English speaking people on board. We did not find this a problem. We were seated in the dining rooms with other English speaking passengers. All Announcements are made in 6 ...
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Sail Date May 2017


heat shield104 avatar

heat shield104

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Never again.

This cruise was chosen purely for the itinerary,it was the only one with any cruise line that called at the ports that we wanted.We had cruised with MSC before and we said then NEVER AGAIN but relented due to the ...
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Sail Date May 2017


bselliott avatar

bselliott

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

try another cruise line

We chose this cruise because it covered the ports that we wanted to see around the Med, unfortunately there was too little offshore time in some ports, especially when we cleared immigration later than the published ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Confidentbutwrong

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Manage your expectations

Chose this cruise as I particularly wanted to sail into Valetta. Have sailed with MSC before. This time boarding took over 2 hours in Genoa. I met people who said they had taken 4. This meant the cabin was ready as ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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ltracy258

1 Review Written

Disappointed!

We just finished our fourth cruise with MSC. The first was in 1999 when few Americans had heard of MSC. We loved it! The cuisine, the shows, the demographics, the waiters, came together for a very European ...
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Sail Date July 2013


amexias avatar

amexias

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Ports of Call

While holiday int in Europe for our 30th wedding anniversary, we chose a shorter cruise to gauge how we feel about cruising in general, this being our first one. We also wanted to pack in as many ports as possible ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Scaramouche19

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Never MSC again!!

We were a party of 10 and we booked 5 staterooms with balcony 1 year in advance for the 50th wedding anniversary of my parents in law .once onboard they told us that my parents in law got another stateroom ,they got ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Unhappy from Cornwall

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Goodbye to cruising…...

We chose this cruise for the destinations, and were informed it was of a very high standard. Sadly this was not the case. Dirty buffet tables and mugs. Deck 5 stank of cigarettes. Excluding the Indonesian ...
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Sail Date October 2016


greenmo avatar

greenmo

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing Cruise

Stopping at places we wanted to see and the prices seemed okay. Embarkation went very smoothly. Cabins were clean and well looked after. Having said all that we were very disappointed with the food in both dining ...
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Sail Date September 2016


MGowen avatar

MGowen

1 Review Written

Beautiful ship.

This mini cruise was very cheap so I had my reservations about it. However it was good in every way. The balcony cabin was very comfortable. The food was excellent. The staff were all very good and attentive. The ...
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Sail Date September 2016


bdon257 avatar

bdon257

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

MSC Med Cruise from Palma

We chose this cruise for its itinerary and its accessibility for us from Palma. It was our 3rd cruise with MSC. Standards of cleanliness in the cabins and main areas was immaculate However, the food on board was Ok ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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DebandPete

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

WE booked this cruise as a package. After booking I read some negative reviews and was feeling apprehensive. I would say to people do not let the negative reviews put you off sailing with MSC. Not up there with ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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davidmarys@hotmail.com

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Our first ever cruise booked this fly cruise due to cheap deal.

Well if your British and like a cruise where by you can dress up each night forget this one. If you like a cruise where men expect the wife's to dress up and they just can not be bothered, or the none English ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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1fifthavenue

10 Reviews Written

106 Helpful Votes

MSC Armonia - Balearic Islands and Italy.

This cruise was for my 30th birthday. We have been on numerous MSC cruises before, on both Fantasia Class (MSC's largest ships) and Lirica Class, to which Armonia belongs. Our previous cruise on Lirica was ...
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Sail Date July 2016


Lutzyboy avatar

Lutzyboy

3 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

MSC Armonia Med

This is our 5th time on Armonia, and we never chose it because of the ship or the cruise line. The first time was because it sailed from and back to Las Palmas which is 20 minutes from our home so it was very handy. ...
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Sail Date June 2016


Mal555 avatar

Mal555

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Listen to the warnings!

I read the reviews about this ship extensively before sailing, and have to admit most of the negative ones are quite accurate, this is not a luxury cruise, but a functional ferry, guests embark and disembark at ...
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Sail Date June 2016


P Sharp avatar

P Sharp

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

The variety of ports French, Spanish and Italian made a most interesting cruise

Never cruised the Med, some calling points we had never visited. Embarkation and disembarkation was smooth and slick The ship layout was excellent and we found it very easy to find our way around, the cabin ...
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Sail Date May 2016


MSC Armonia Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.53.6
Dining3.03.2
Entertainment4.53.2
Public Rooms4.03.7
Fitness Recreation5.03.3
Family5.03.5
Enrichment2.52.9
Service4.53.6
Value For Money4.53.4
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