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85 Europe MSC Bellissima Europe Cruise Reviews


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flikkie

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

First time MSC and perhaps last time....

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Boarding rather good and smooth. First contact with on board photographers: bit agressive and pushy. First vieuw of the ship: bling/bling, modern, cold feeling, huge.... few places to take a drink, to sit down and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Raym2019

1 Review Written

Best cruise ever

We went 2 adults, 1 child 12yrs, perfect! From stepping on board, the whole experience was brilliant, all staff so helpful, spotless ship, so much going on. We had a cabin on deck 5, so did not got no motion when ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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MapleCactus

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

MSC Bellissima-Great Family Med Cruise

This is our 2nd cruise. Our first was with the American NCL Epic. After much research and logistics-checking, we chose to sail on the MSC Bellissima. Yes, I read all the comments for her sister ship, the MSC ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Sam401969

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

The most amazing time ever

MSC BELLISSIMIA it’s been amazing . I posted three days into cruise so just to add, and maybe to put some minds at rest Cabin :13205-Stewart-Francisco , the cabin was beautiful with plenty of space and a ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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irishcruiser84

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great service, fun times, beautiful ship!

The Ship: A brand new, gleaming white ship. I was in awe of the size as I walked towards the harbour at how high she sits above the water. The embarkation in Genoa as absolutely seamless. Basically no queues and ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Jayneontheocean

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Quantity over quality

Pros: Cleanliness and space of cabin was good. Equipment at the gym is good. Cons: Food: The (paid for in advance but constantly stated as ‘complimentary’) restaurants and buffet all served low ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Russ Cruiser

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Poor service and organisation

If you’re looking for a bit of luxury, some good quality service, friendly staff, great entertainment and decent value for money, THIS IS NOT FOR YOU. The entertainment is a bunch of people singing, changing ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Chewitson

1 Review Written

Far too crowded poor food and sell sell sell

Pros ... lovely modern cabin lots of space nice size and balcony , Lovely ship and nice staff,Cons .. way too crowded marketplace buffet is hell on Earth it’s like a stampede no spare tables and people pushing ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Jefr

1 Review Written

Family friendly and lively cruise aboard the beautiful MSC Bellissima

This was the first time we have done a cruise and we really did not know what to expect. We traveled as a family with 2 older teenagers and chose the MSC Bellissima in the hope that it would offer enough to keep ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Rcmg_Malta

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Could have been better with a little attention to detail

I read some reviews around and it was stated a number of times that there is constant hard selling of packages and photos. We did not experience any apart from embarkation day and just once. We opted for an ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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dagg Cruising

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First time cruising

Chose to book our 1st family holiday abroad on a cruise after watching the cruise channels and seeing the MSC Bellissima, it was important to us that the ship we went on had activities for children as we have a 9 & ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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loml2708

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great Ports of Call but MSC Bellissima a huge disappointment

We were a group of 8, some seasoned cruisers some for the first time. We are long time cruisers with Celebrity Concierge Class. We booked a year before the ship went in the water. Unlike other cruise lines, we had ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Alexg12345

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A real « family cruise » more than we’d have thought

PROS: 1) Everything you had to pay for, Champagne Bar, Butcher’s Cut, Sushi resto, French Bistrot, 10/10, excellent food! Excellent service! 2) Brand New ship, quite modern. 3) Excellent itinerary, Malta, ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Rene from Holland

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wow, Wow, Wow Yachtclub experience

We travelled on more than 60 cruises on Silversea, Celebrity, Cunard Grill Class, HAL, Viking, RCCL, Crystal, Seabourn, Hapag Lloyd, Oceania and Regent. We wanted to try the MSC Yachtclub. Well first we arrived in ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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AmyB64

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cirque du soleil is NOT FREE

Just back from a week on the Bellissima. It was amazing! 9 previous cruises with RC, first time with MSC and think we're converted. Positives: We were mainly converted thanks to the food, RC is very American, ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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jmcelaney1737

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

My First and Last MSC cruise

We chose this cruise because the ship was brand new with an amazing itinerary. We went to great ports, Barcelona, Marseilles, Genoa, Naples, Messina and Malta. Embarkation and disembarkation were super easy. Here ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Chrisdrew1

5 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, Great service

My family of four sailed in July out of Genoa. Embarking was easy and fast. Ship was beautiful, Immaculate , and easy to navigate. The staff were very friendly and courteous, the waiters were fantastic, our ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Pammy1322

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

OK, The ship, absolutely beautiful and huge!!! We have cruised twice before with royal Caribbean and Carnival but this ship leaves the rest in its wake. The cabins were great, I travelled with my husband and my 6 ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Mfloodmcc

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Such a lovely Holiday.....

Our first ever cruise with the family on MSC Bellissima. All 4 of us (two teen boys) gave it 10/10. We could not fault anything. We had a balcony room and it was spotless, as was the entire ship. Food was really ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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HanDan

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Wonderful ship, service and food

This was a 7 night cruise and our 8th (7th with MSC, 1 with RCI). We traveled with our cousin and his wife. My husband and I stayed over in Milan the night before boarding - it's a 90 min train trip to Genoa and a ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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ahhhh01

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

Where do i start lovely shiny new ship comfy cabins and thats where the compliments stop staff no idea what they doing the ship is full of rude passengers who shove and push you in any queue i had one grab the tings ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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OregonTotoToo

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship, Excellent Service

A very beautiful and well designed ship. My fourteenth cruise, and first on MSC and would definitely do it again. The ship is gigantic, but handles the throng of people quite well. I have been on other mega ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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siviours

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazing ship

Yes, MSC is a cheap price and you pay for everything on board, including water at the evening meal. We filled our water bottles up at the buffet and were able to take them off the ship and back on,. Tea and coffee ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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kathbril

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great value for money cruise!

The ship is brandnew and it shows - on the positive and negative. Positive: Fantastic facilities, the LED screen in the Galleria is awesome, modern style, everything shiny and new. Negative: The Crew hasn´t ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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JillyT-Preston

3 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

AMAZING - LOVED IT!

Six of us were taking this cruise, two who had never cruised before and were very excited. I had read the bad reviews and was a little anxious. However! Everything was bob on and we had a great time! We took ...
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Sail Date June 2019


MSC Bellissima Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04
Dining4.53.5
Entertainment5.03.2
Public Rooms5.03.7
Fitness Recreation4.03.6
Family5.0N/A
Enrichment3.02.7
Service4.53.5
Value For Money4.03.2
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