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16 MSC Meraviglia Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

BatMasterson avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Steer clear of MSC!!!


We chose this particular cruise to visit their new private island that was advertised as opened three weeks prior to our sailing. When we were checking in, there was a notice posted that said there was an itinerary ...
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Sail Date November 2019

lgarc055 avatar


1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship, Terrible Service, Nightmare Ending

Took the New Year 2020 7 day cruise. This was my 6th cruise but 1st time with MSC. Ship was very modern and beautifully design even though the theater seems a bit small and some of the layout is not ideal such ...
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Sail Date December 2019

Jb3222 avatar


1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Shockingly bad cruise

We have been on many different cruise lines with great experiences. I can only say that we chose this cruise line thinking we would get a different experience. This cruise was to celebrate our 30th Anniversary. ...
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Sail Date December 2019

alanmm2 avatar


1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Overrated. Very disappointed with MSC. Our worst cruise ever.

We heard that the MSC Meraviglia was one of the biggest and newest MSC cruise ships and thought that the ship would be spectacular so we booked a cruise for Dec 1st 2019.. We were very disappointed. The crew and ...
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Sail Date December 2019

GeorgeMt avatar


1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Incompetence at every step. Stay away!!!

I and my family cruised many times and never had such bad experience as we did on Meraviglia. Only positive is that this ship is new, but very bad design from comfort and efficiency stand point. You can't enjoy your ...
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Sail Date November 2019

Jann64 avatar


1 Review Written

25 Helpful Votes


SAVE YOUR MONEY AND ON A DIFFERENT CRUISE LINE!! Our family of 70+ decided to celebrate a milestone wedding anniversary plus birthdays of our loved ones. Many of us have cruised on other cruise lines before. We ...
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Sail Date November 2019

Xanda avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise Experience Ever

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We had never been to Iceland and we thought this would give us an idea of what to see there. The embarkation process was horrible. Long lines and only two windows ...
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Sail Date September 2019

iolh888 avatar


1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

MSC Cruise

MSC New York City to Quebec (roundtrip) October 2019 Our first experience with MSC was extremely disappointing, to the point we will never use this cruise lines again. MSC is an Italian based cruise ...
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Sail Date October 2019

smeshinka avatar


1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

The WORST ship and service

The ship is terrible - despite its enormous size, has very few things to do, no entertainment program on the main pool deck, only a few games to share among 5000 passengers, very low quality theater shows. Food is ...
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Sail Date July 2019

kevin5128 avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Terrible system and rude

I was really disappointed with MSC system. Most of the crew were rude, rude and rude in all area of the ship. Please pay attention to your bill. Almost everyday I need to go down the reception to clarify the ...
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Sail Date November 2018

Chasfla avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Horrible Cruise... I am still shocked; never again on MSC

the ports sounded very interesting, and the new ship and our first time on MSC. There were too many children on this line. I felt like I was on a Carnival Cruise x 2. The staff was not trained, and they had sad ...
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Sail Date October 2017

ATLCruiserss avatar


1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes


If you are American, have cruised before, and are considering MSC... DON'T DO IT!!! We had read the bad reviews but decided to give it a try thinking it couldn't be THAT bad. It was. The Meraviglia is new and ...
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Sail Date September 2017

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Granny two

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Worst cruise ship

This ship had the rudest staff no good morning and the rudes customers ever I have been on several ships and this was the worst .No hand sanitiser as you enter dinning room .Room wasn't clean even when they were ...
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Sail Date August 2017

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Sammy Rosario

2 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Bait and switch - Poor operation - Bad customer service - Crap service

We decided to come on this boat because it is new to the area. However from day number one its been miserable. Check in was a mess! No clear instructions even the staff had no idea where to send you. Once we made it ...
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Sail Date November 2019

mpapkov avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

This is probably the poorest cruise I've taken and I've taken 8 cruises

ship is very large but the rooms were small we had a balcony and that was very small. The food was mediocre entertainment was poor and I've heard the same results from other people who are taken and MSC cruise. You ...
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Sail Date December 2019

JoeFudd avatar


1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Can’t handle the number of passengers

Took over 4 hours to get check in and almost as bad getting off the ship apox 2 hours.The ship itself was beautiful they did a very good job on the lay out, but they need more crew mates for this size of a ship.Food ...
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Sail Date October 2019

MSC Meraviglia Ratings

Public Rooms5.03.7
Fitness Recreation5.03.5
Value For Money5.03.1
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