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MSC Meraviglia Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

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38 MSC Meraviglia Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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jillmpauly

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Spring Break 2020 on MSC Meraviglia

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We choose this cruise because of the beautiful ship, price and itinerary. Embarkation and disembarkation were very smooth. We were able to board the ship at the time of our scheduled arrival. The disembarkation was ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Ellenton

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Love love love the ship

This is our third MSC and our 43rd cruise embarkation was super smooth and easy but we are diamond because of our status match cabin was a balcony on deck nine nicely appointed room plenty of space but limited ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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colorado14

5 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Fantastic

Chose this cruise to fill some time before another cruise. You could not beat the price. We went in to the experience very natural after reading the mixed reviews. To our surprise it turned out to be one of the best ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Cheyshe

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

MSC Meraviglia Review 1/22/2020

When I booked our MSC Meraviglia cruise I couldn't find a lot of information directly associated with this ship since it is such a new ship to the Caribbean. I had many questions and called many times to get the ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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OliversTravels

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Meraviglia Yacht Club - New Favourite Ship

We originally booked a 10-day cruise on MSC Divina for the same time period, but in the summer, MSC suddenly changed that sailing to a 5-day Jazz charter and expected guests to pay the same amount despite the major ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Vonnah

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Wonderful in every way

We took our family with five children between the ages of 1 and 9 with us on this Cruise in two fantastica balcony rooms. Everyone was very nice and accommodating. The food was delicious from the main dining room ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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SeniorCruiseClan

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The best parts were Cirque at Sea [Viaggio] and the Aurea Spa

Just a note: I can't seem to select just the 10-day portion, we couldn't do the 23 day due to job/time restrictions. MSC Meraviglia Review: 18 Oct 2019 – 28 Oct 2019 Passengers: me (CH), my husband (BH), and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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happyandgrateful

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

An experience of a lifetime on MSC Meraviglia - Couldn't have asked for more

Before I start with my review, I would like to take a moment to rebuke all the paid trolls who have been mercilessly shaming MSC for their poor hospitality! Please find another brand to shame! Because in reality, ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Jcavedo

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Horrible service, horrible amenities, over priced for what you get

Have cruised carnival, royal, princess and others mostly larger boats like meraviglia. Cost was higher than most but we expected a matching experience. We booked this boat specifically because of the ports of call ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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babyonboat

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Amazing Ship

We did a Baltic Capitals Cruise on the MSC Meraviglia with our 24 months old. The experience was amazing for the three of us. The ship is decorated with taste - in fact it was the most beautiful ship we’ve been ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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lyudmyla_camp

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, excellent entertainment, good food and warm atmosphere

We chose this cruise ship because of the ports mostly. We were most interested in sightseeing, but got more than we expected. We used cruise shuttles and Hop-off/Hop-on busses arranged by the cruise, for reasonable ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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azaffiro

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Amazing ship with amazing ports!

This is a long review. It has a lot of info that I wish I knew before we went. We are a family of 4 from Ohio. This is our 5th cruise, first time on MSC. My wife and I (43 & 45) and our two girls (11 & 9) have ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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M0Msigns2019

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise! Great itinerary! Awesome price!

We booked this cruise a year in advance with an inside guarantee quad cabin. We were given a free upgrade to an outside cabin with a porthole #5078. Room was well laid out, enough room for us and 2 teenagers. The ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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konr

4 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Excellent ship!

We had a great time at MSC Meraviglia, so much that we're going to its sister Belissima, again. Pros: - Bars. The champagne bar was above the atrium band, so we could enjoy a nice bottle of sparkling wine in ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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astrodoc3

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

First time cruise, great international flair

I went on this cruise with my husband and my parents who are in their late (age 67 and 69). None of us had ever been on a cruise before and we only had minimal travel to Europe in the past. We chose this cruise ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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shirlzta

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

An awesome cruise on a awesome ship!

I don't get all the negativity surrounding this ship? I guess some people are never satisfied. Anyway, this was my very first cruise ship experience, and in my opinion, worth it indead. Very good first impression. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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sdbmc

2 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Another excellent MSC cruise

We have been on 17 MSC cruises now and wouldn't consider any other cruise line. We tend to pick cruises based on dates rather than itinerary as we just go to relax. This time was a bit different for us as it was ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Tapi

8 Reviews Written

37 Helpful Votes

Meraviglia Truly Lived Up to its Name!

BACKGROUND In 2016, I had taken my family on our first MSC cruise aboard the MSC Divina out of Miami. At the time, I couldn’t pass up MSC’s deep discounts, kids sail free promotion, and loyalty match ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Narg

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship and Great Crew

My husband and I decided to take a Mediterranean cruise for our 20th wedding anniversary. We searched several cruise lines as we have cruised with three other American Cruise lines. We opted to take MSC As the other ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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rivaview

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fabulous experience, so why the poor reviews?

I have cruised before, but my wife had not, and she was looking for "an over the top" experience". So I began searching for big ships doing the Mediterranean in November. MSC had a lot of ships and the ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Sockalaura

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

First ever cruise!

What an experience! First ever cruise and what better way to experience cruising than with MSC Meraviglia. This is a trip I will not be forgetting! I want this to be an honest review, so below I’ve listed the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Ghida

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

10/10 cruise!

My my embarkation port was Barcelona, where we spent three days at portaventura hotel. I advice. Then we embarked. I.went with my husband, my five years kid and thirteen years kid. I can only say it was a ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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devenv

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Friendly staff, well designed rooms, excellent child activities

Chose this cruise because the ship was new, despite the negative reviews. We suffered none of the problems reported by the others 1. Check in was super quick, was done in about 10 minutes with zero length queues. ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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MLRCruiseFamily

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Time on the MSC Meraviglia

Embarkation was very smooth. We did have the Aurea Package which meant we basically just walked right on. We waited till noon to get to the port and we were on the ship within 30 mins of being dropped off by the ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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shahille

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Wonderful!

We chose this cruise for a family Christmas holiday and prior to leaving I became very anxious after reading all the negative reviews. We had an amazing week on board a beautiful ship and not one of our group of ...
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Sail Date December 2017


MSC Meraviglia Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.03.8
Dining4.02.9
Entertainment5.03.4
Public Rooms5.03.7
Fitness Recreation5.03.5
Family5.03.3
Enrichment2.02.9
Service4.03.3
Value For Money5.03.1
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