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MSC Orchestra Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to the Mediterranean

MSC
MSC Orchestra
Mediterranean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

2

Very Good

2

Average

6

Poor

2

Terrible

2

Cruise type

Family Cruises

35

Senior Cruises

15

Romantic Cruises

14

Entertainment Cruises

6

First-Time Cruisers

4

14 MSC Orchestra Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to the Mediterranean


roytherrien avatar

roytherrien

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

The Ship That will not be Named

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“The ship that will not be named” — that is how my wife and I have agreed to deal with this atrocious memory. Embarkation was sadistic. Pouring rain in Venice, through which you MUST walk for the final 100 ...
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Sail Date April 2019


eddiecat avatar

eddiecat

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Superb setting for a romantic retreat!

My boyfriend and I are 19 and 20. We are both pretty busy people starting careers and completing various qualifications. Last minute (one month before the holiday) we booked to go on the Orchestra end of may to ...
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Sail Date May 2017


Tiftinsas avatar

Tiftinsas

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Left a lot to be desired..

I chose this ship because of the amazing itinerary. The ports were wonderful.. had and a great time visiting Greece, Italy, France, Malta and Barcelona. However let me start off by saying, my entrance into the ship ...
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Sail Date March 2018


dormin avatar

dormin

2 Reviews Written

Customers have to do everything for themselves

This ship was clean and tidy, the food was average and never hot, just warm if you were lucky. If you had a question regarding anything on the ship, YOU had to go to deck 5 and stand in a queue to speak to one of ...
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Sail Date October 2017


CORNUDA avatar

CORNUDA

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

MSC first cruise with this company

Time and date right for our 3 week Italian holiday. We have been cruising for years on Princess(platinum), H.A., and Celebrity. Ship was extremely clean, food best we have ever had, service very good, balcony cabin ...
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Sail Date September 2017


1000bob avatar

1000bob

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Cruise Experience

Ship: This ship smells of smoke, is dated, with not much to do on board. Pool Area: Was surprised to see that there were only two pools for tons of people. Pools are packed with people- didn't bother to go ...
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Sail Date July 2017


Barnierubble1 avatar

Barnierubble1

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

High and low

Choose it on locations to visit Ship was very good cabins excellent hard working staff were very good in all dept except management who had an air of superiority and indifference to any issues on board ...
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Sail Date June 2017


Flashpoint avatar

Flashpoint

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Not up to expectations

We chose this ship on recommendation of travel agent.It all kicked off at Barcelona Airport where the MSC rep could not be found. We looked everywhere and eventually spied him behind a pillar. The embarkation was a ...
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Sail Date May 2017


Lean47 avatar

Lean47

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Value for Money, but choose your cabin wisely

We only choose to travel with MSC and this is the first time that we would rate it lower than "very good or excellent". The entertainment quality was nowhere near as good as usual this included the nightly show and ...
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Sail Date June 2016


makerfamily avatar

makerfamily

1 Review Written

As long as you know what to expect, its great!

Please read all of the reviews about MSC Orchestra very carefully because for the most part they are true as far as: *Great value for an international cruise *Most patrons on the ship do not speak English ...
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Sail Date October 2010


schubertk9 avatar

schubertk9

1 Review Written

MSC Mediterenean Cruise not for US/Canadian people...

Hello all: My girlfriend and I did our 1st ever cruise on the MSC Orchestra from Sept 8-15. Boarded from Genoa and service was bad nealy everywhere, we are from Quebec/Canda I do speak English well but my girl ...
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Sail Date September 2010


dormin avatar

dormin

2 Reviews Written

Unknown Passengers

We were looking forward to the cruise, however as passengers on this ship we rarely existed to the crew, for example, we had to always go to deck 5 to find someone to find answers regarding anything. The problem ...
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Sail Date October 2017


Sue Russell avatar

Sue Russell

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First time cruising

Before our very first cruise I checked out the reviews on this site and became quite apprehensive on what our experience of our first cruise would be. I would like to say we were enthralled, our cruise could not ...
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Sail Date April 2018


zhoopslady avatar

zhoopslady

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Never sail with MSC!!!!

This was our first and last cruise with MSC! I was travelling with my husband, daughter and her husband. We booked two cabins, both on deck 12. Luckily, we all flew in a day before the cruise was to begin to have ...
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Sail Date November 2017


MSC Orchestra Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04
Dining4.03
Entertainment3.03.4
Public Rooms4.03.9
Fitness Recreation4.03.3
Family3.03.5
Enrichment2.02.8
Service3.03.4
Value For Money4.03.2
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