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MSC Meraviglia Cruise Reviews for First-Time Cruisers Cruises to Canada & New England

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Beautiful Ship, Wonderful Crew but Last Cruise with MSC
"The Canadian Maritime Province itinerary of this cruise and the thought of sailing on a new ship was appealing but the execution of all aspects of the pre-cruise experience, a nearly four hour wait during..."Read More
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They were very accomodating

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surshot

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

The price leaving NYC 13 day cruise was great we even got a balcony , the balcony was tight for luggage space, ,embarking from NY was smooth , disembarking was havoc , The main dining food was not that good ,they push specialities dinning ,thecrew was inexperienced and very new to working on a ship,but very eager to please, and we took care of our waiter, assistant waiter and steward with cash ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Family Balcony (1 Balcony Stateroom, 1 Inside Stateroom)


First time on MSC

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Ormond44

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

New York Boarding was a breeze .the shows were excellent . The meet and mingle was a highlight to meet and greet cruise critics fans. Outstanding! Staff in all areas were very friendly and helpers with our internet.ship was different than our usual cruises. Enjoyed our new cabin after we had to change due to problems in our original cabin. Cruiser were friendly except that we had trouble ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Bella Balcony Stateroom


The facade was wonderful but....,

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whymegez

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

This ship is beautiful and the shows were outstanding but cold food and lack of hygiene and sanitation made it undesirable. There are no hand sanitizers at all entries to the buffet. It was not until the ship became a cough fest did MSC stand a crew member to spray hands and this was only at the one entrance with sanitizers in place. MSC allowed guests to refill water bothles bu putging the used ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Bella Inside Stateroom


Many plusses. . .Many minuses

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rettiga

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

First, although Cruise Critic insists on calling this a 5-night leaf-peeper run, it was in fact a 13-night repo from New York to Miami via the Eastern Caribbean. My wife and I booked this cruise as a target of opportunity: a nice way to celebrate her birthday, a nice opportunity to see our kids in New York before the cruise, and a nice opportunity to visit cousins in Florida afterward. We chose ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


13 Day reposition cruise NYC to Miami

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Boschmann

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

This is another one of my part two reviews from our back-to-back Meraviglia sailings in October and November. The first part was a ten day Canadian/New England cruise in a Yacht Club interior cabin beginning October 18th. On this sailing beginning in New York City on October 28th we headed straight towards warmer waters so chose a forward facing Aurea Suite with large balcony. I’ll try to keep ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Aurea Suite


Gorgeous ship, great itinerary

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blanche42

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

This ship is absolutely beautiful. Everything was clean and fresh and shiny. The food was good to delicious in the MD and the buffet. In fact, the prime rib was better than we had recently at a local steak house. We enjoyed the Cruise Critic party. It was held in the Sky Lounge and was the largest number of guests to attend. There were drinks and snacks and we got a chance to meet the ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom


How can I do my job?

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georgelawler228

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Had a really good time as usual we dont let the little stuff get to us.The crew were unreal and worked harder than ever to make our vacation as good as it could be. THE PROBLEM? The company completley misses the mark on the importance of quality and making tools available to the staff. We have done about 15 cruises now Royal Caribbean, celebrity,Cunard, Seabourn, viking and even Carnival and ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom


Cruise staff going the extra mile

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onthebeachyzerfontein

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

After 36 cruises (on different cruise lines), we found a team at the Edge Bar that went above and beyond to be helpful and friendly. They were always courteous, hardworking and very professional. They were Neptin Alie, Gregory Jean, Mariel Magallano, Angela May Lamog, Max Magotsi and Yange Ndayi. They took care of us for 23 days. The atmosphere with them around was always pleasant and ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Fantastica Inside Stateroom


First MSC cruise

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ontheroad4now

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Due to the fact that it was a two week cruise down to my preferred destination, southern Caribbean, and that it left from New York (bused to Manhattan from Montreal/flew back from Miami) which meant I would sail by the statue of Liberty, as well as it was totted to be an interesting ship and my introduction to MSC line. Could not resist. Ship was good sized, slightly unique (French builder), easy ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Bella Inside Stateroom


Meraviglia Yacht Club a bit of a let down

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Boschmann

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

I’m writing this review for the October 18th Canada and New England sailing from New York City. This was our seventh MSC cruise, and fourth sailing in the Yacht Club. If you look at my signature on the discussion forums you can see my other reviews where we’ve previously spent an enjoyable two weeks in a Seaside Yacht Club interior, so had no hesitation booking the same type cabin for this 10 ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Yacht Club Inside Stateroom


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