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MSC Fantasia Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Europe

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MSC Fantasia
Europe
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

9

Very Good

7

Average

1

Poor

1

Terrible

4

Cruise type

Family Cruises

87

Senior Cruises

28

First-Time Cruisers

27

Romantic Cruises

22

Spring Break Cruises

10

22 MSC Fantasia Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Europe


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Selion

5 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Highlights of Western Mediterranean

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We were on MSC Fantasia in Oct 2019 for a 7-nights western Mediterranean cruise. This was our 5th cruise overall and 2nd on MSC. MSC Fantasia, by today's standards, is not a big ship. But make no mistake, it's ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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marschaller

7 Reviews Written

33 Helpful Votes

Perfect Cruise

It was our 12th cruise and the 6th with MSC. We arrived to Genova by train and walked to the cruise terminal (around 10 minutes walk). 15 minutes later, we were in our Cabin. Even though the ship was full ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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bigalsail

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Cruise, hopefully not the last

We live mainland Spain and wanted to escape our town's 10 days fiesta, so booked from Palma where we flew to, had 4 days there first. Left hotel 1pm on Monday 29 July, and were onboard by 2.30pm, great. Suitcases ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Bernie and Linda

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great vacation

My C/L and i are from Canada and joined Fantasia ship in Barcelona for a 7 day cruise. It was our first cruise ever! On a scale from one to ten, our trip was a 10! Everything is so well organised it was amazing! ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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mopacic

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent value for the money - Great itinerary - Excellent service and food

It was more than we expected. The ship was nice, clean, comfortable. Cabin with balcony was great, spacious, perfect for 2 people, bed was comfortable. Maid service amazing - nice and clean. The staff so ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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AnitaLorraine

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Our first cruise and we loved it

The reason we chose this cruise was the fact that the company we booked through offered a stay and cruise deal for Rome and a 7 day Med cruise to destination sthat were all new to us. It was also very well priced. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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EAaH

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

A mixed experience, but better than expected

Just got back from a cruise on MSC Fantasia which was a mixed experience. I did not have high expectations after reading a few reviews on this page, but it was not as bad as I expected. I have been on several ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ccritic2018

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Honeymoon

The disappointment started with the embarkation. The process did not go smoothly at all. I have an injured left leg and should not walk for far lengths. The airport provided a wheelchair and the cruiseline said ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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vest4ever

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing vacation

I only chose this cruise ship because of the booking agent. This was truly a disappointing and bad experience from day one. The crew was very rude and unprofessional and the food was horrible. The same food for ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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gemadue

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Summer Cruise

Sometimes we waited a lot in the bars to be catered for by lack of waiters It was difficult to eat at the buffet for the amount of passengers and many days, after a long day of excursion, we had to eat outside ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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julika_85

1 Review Written

Magic cruise

MSC is one of the best cruise companies in the world. The staff very kindly. Balcony cabin with all the details you need. The entertainment and activities inside the cruise are very good, Northern cities are ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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sharonred

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Ship, Fabulous Trip

This cruise was our first for our 25th wedding anniversary and I must say we thoroughly enjoyed it. In general I felt it was like a 5 star hotel as the cabin was fantastic and the cabin steward done such a ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Yariann

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Honeymoon cruise!

Great cruise, good staff and service. Booked for my honeymoon and enjoyed the cruise's schedule. To our surprise we got an upgrade to a room with balcony and it was very spacious and comfortable. Loved the Gaudi ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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neikirkcd

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Loved our Mediterranean Cruise on MSC Fantasia!

My wife and I took a cruise to celebrate our 10th anniversary. We chose the cruise for the itinerary: Genoa-Barcelona-Morocco-Canary Islands-Madiera-Malaga-Rome. We read the reviews prior to taking the cruise and ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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italiandream

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Nightly Metal Cutting, Hammering, and Drilling from the Engineering Crew

Imagine nights on board with demolition drilling, metal hammers on metal surfaces, metal pipe cutting and jagged grinding sounds from various heavy duty demolition and construction tools from the decks below sea. ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Tarragon

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Special birthday

We thought the ship was magnificent and the crew first class.Special mention should be made of the cabin steward and the waiting staff in the Velvet Lounge who were exceptional.The food we found was not as good as ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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LuckyPhil13

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Never ever, ever again with MSC

We arrived at the ship at the designated boarding time of 2pm and were given a sheet of paper that informed us that we could now board the ship at 11:30am. Fantastic but no-one from MSC contacted me on the ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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pkesquire

1 Review Written

MSC Fantasia Eastern Med March 24-31 2013

I had read some dubious reviews about this ship and MSC prior to the trip, but overall, we were very pleased. We did select this sailing largely for the itinerary, so we spent much of our time in the various ports ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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Lettyanto

1 Review Written

MSC FANTASIA def not FANTASTIC

We sailed in April 2012 and the 1st thing that greeted us was the STENCH OF STALE Cigarette Smoke,, While the Facilities ARE Fabulous the CREW need Re Training. You were made to feel CREW WERE DOING YOU A FAVOUR ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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Norwegian Cruiser 73

7 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

A great week on MSC Fantasia

This was our second cruise after a great introduction to cruising in 2009 with Royal Caribbean in the Eastern Med. This time we wanted to cruise the Western Med and MSC Cruises itinerary from Barcelona seemed ...
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Sail Date September 2010


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duchess76

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

All in all, a GREAT cruise experience!

I will go over all the good and bad points about the cruise, which I think are important considerations when selecting a cruise. First order of business, I am not new to cruising. I have been on 9 cruises from ...
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Sail Date September 2009


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Irene Murphy

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship. Very expensive

I went with MSC cruises on a recommendation. It was our first cruise and we were very excited. We started our cruise in Barcelona where the process of embarkation is very slow. Once we got onboard the ship I felt ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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