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MSC Magnifica Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

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MSC Magnifica
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Traveler rating

Excellent

7

Very Good

6

Average

3

Poor

2

Terrible

4

Cruise type

Family Cruises

91

Romantic Cruises

31

Senior Cruises

24

Spring Break Cruises

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Entertainment Cruises

22

22 MSC Magnifica Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


Melcoz avatar

Melcoz

2 Reviews Written

Great food and entertainment

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We boarded the Magnifica the day that Venice flooded - the water was already calf-deep in the morning, very sad. The boarding process was very smooth, and so was our departure. Our interior cabin was always ...
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Sail Date November 2019


Jim met avatar

Jim met

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Not up to par with other cruise lines

Food in the main dinning room was good some nights and bad others, lobster was available one night for an addition $24 and was very small. And salads are not offered as one of the courses. Drink packages are very ...
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Sail Date September 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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Cat0521

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Ridiculous

This was the only cruise that fit schedules for everyone in our family. We also thought maybe we should try new cruiseline after 5 cruises with the same company. Big mistake. The ship itself looks beautiful. ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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CruiseQueen612

4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Absolutely AMAZING trip!!!!

I’m not even sure my words can accurately describe just how amazing this entire trip was. Our vacation started in the beautiful port of Venice, Italy. Highly recommend flying in at least 2 days before embarkation ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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lisdar

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Really enjoyed the cruise, however ...

Yes really enjoyed the cruise however the entertainment is poor with not much variety and only the evening shows only lasts on average 35/45 minutes. No entertainment program in any of the bars in the day or ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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e_albanese1025

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fun cruise if you remember to be laid back

This was our families 8th cruise and I don't typically leave reviews but I had seen such poor reviews for this particular ship I felt that I should leave my feedback. We chose the Magnifica mostly because of the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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nettienettie52

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good for the Price

Cost of Cruise - very reasonable - ours included a drinks package (anything on the bar lists barring ones marked with asterisk. The only Lager on this package was Heineken draught or bottled. Loads of different ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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emersons53

1 Review Written

Value for money

We had an inside cabin.Wardrobe storage barely enough for 2 people for a week. No stationary provided. Had to remind the cabin steward that things had run out. Thin walls so we could hear rows in next cabin. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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gabyka

1 Review Written

We didn't like the ship/

WE didn't choose it. we went through an agent.. The inspection is on the ship MSC. In a word no. First tip the money they charge for each day and call it a tip for the occult staff (10 Euros per person per day) ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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ByContinental

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

Wanted to try a new Cruise line. Embarking close to our location. “All Inclusive” drink package excludes many items, hard to know what’s included. Tiny library lacking any press, hardly any books etc. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Rob F avatar

Rob F

7 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Much better than expected!! Indeed an excellent cruise

This was Susan's 70th Birthday present, she wanted to see the Northern Lights if possible and the Fiords. We embarked at Southampton, which was so smooth and welcome from the hassle which is flying, airports and ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Connie Tact

4 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Italian Food, dancing fun & excellent itinerary! Magnifica!

I believe you get back what you give, If you like to find fault with everything I am sure you can spend your cruise doing this. I am fortunate to have married a like minded positive thinker and we are thoroughly ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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dicap99

7 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Be warned - terrible cruise

The good * getting on the ship - fast and easy. The bad * service onboard was terrible - had to wave down staff to get their attention * the food was below average * most of the staff could not speak ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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cm24

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

MSC Magnifica - April 23rd thru 30th 2018 (REVIEW)

We just got back! Good to be home... But I'm already missing the ship and my friends there :) This was my 10th cruise but my first sailing with MSC. I will be making an in-depth review later and also sending ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Prada66

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Magnifica cruise August 2017

This was my first time cruising with MSC - the ship was adequate, the Magnifica - friendly and couldnt complain about my room - however the food was awful . We were on the first sitting at the Quattro Venti ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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malaymooi

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great price and destination

The price and destination are just perfect for my price range. The places which we visited were Baltic and the overnight stay in Saint Petersburg was a plus. I did not participate in the ship shore excursion as I ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Aussie Louise

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Cruise Review Mediterranean April

I wanted to experience the mediterranean without having to move from hotel to hotel so I thought a cruise would be a great alternative when travelling alone. I was apprehensive to say the least after reading what ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Two 2 Tango

19 Reviews Written

122 Helpful Votes

Fun ship

We sailed on Magnifica in February, we have sailed on her before and she lived up to our expectations and a little more fun than the previous cruise we had on Splendida. If you are looking for a recommendation then ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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plillppo

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Atmosphere

our transfer from airport to ship was delayed so we never had time top explore venice but we had been before so it wasn't too much of a disappointment embarkation was fine not too much of a ...
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Sail Date October 2016


Kelly999 avatar

Kelly999

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Very poor English

If you want dance lessons then this cruise is for you . Cos thats your entertainment .I felt on the first day i was sat in a waiting room all day .Very bad if your english speaking . I found the staff ignorant . I ...
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Sail Date April 2018


Suzan 51 avatar

Suzan 51

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Worse cruise ever

Choose this cruise as we have sailed with lots of other cruise liners. Thought we would try MSc. Bad mistake.! Beautiful ship. Poor cold food. Cheese on most foods. Two of our guests are cheese intolerance. Staff ...
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Sail Date October 2018


MSC Magnifica Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04
Dining4.03.1
Entertainment3.03
Public Rooms4.03.9
Fitness Recreation4.03.2
Family5.03.4
Enrichment3.02.8
Service5.03.5
Value For Money4.03.3
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