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MSC Splendida Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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42 MSC Splendida Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to Europe - Western Mediterranean


Spain_Steve avatar

Spain_Steve

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Yacht club experience

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Far from the maddening crowds we selected Yacht Club for this cruise and wasn't disappointed. We were spoilt rotten by the attention and the care we received from the crew and members of the staff. We found the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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joern

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

First cruise, and a fantastic experience

This was our first cruise and we were certainly not disappointed. The ship was fantastic and all the staff were always smiling. Food was very good, all though I was surprised that they could not make a real ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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1fifthavenue

10 Reviews Written

106 Helpful Votes

Taking Splendida Home to the Med

This was our third cruise on MSC Splendida and our seventh MSC cruise in total, having been twice on her sister ship MSC Fantasia and also on the Lirica and Armonia. The cruise departed Southampton on 5 October, ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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mavdso

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Splendida MSC Yacht Club

After our very first cruise, Costa in the Caribbean, which was ok, the islands are beautiful, but even though you have a luxury cabin, there are no privileges, no priority and no flexibility ! and it cost a bomb ! ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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AWHW

30 Reviews Written

242 Helpful Votes

Great on Yacht Club

The service is incredibly good....you are really pampered by the team of concierge and butlers, and other service personnel if you are in Yacht Club. This is the second time I was in Yacht Club accommodation....this ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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GJP_GJP

1 Review Written

Relax Cruise

Cruise viewed and paid in 1 month. We need to relax and only go out from walk from ship in Marseilles (BUS) to buy some Soaps and in Messina We had been make a similar cruise in our honey moon and we need to ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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wherestheship

4 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

No Fuss Chilling

This was my first Mediterranean cruise I have only cruised in Australia and Asia and New Zealand, and I was so impressed. Very easy getting onto Splendida, in Singapore it can take hours to board a ship and even ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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KSWind

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

YC1 On The Splendida

This was our second cruise with MSC and our third overall (Disney Dream was our first). I had originally booked a Bella Balcony cabin but was upgraded somehow to YC1. We ended up in cabin 16033. The Yacht Club ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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J-T-Travellers

1 Review Written

A gorgeous ship overall ... pity about the smoking though.

So there you have it in a nutshell. We loved our cruise overall but ended up practically bronchial from the vast cloud of cigarette smoke that plumed out of the casino and into much of the surrounding areas. ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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Jayocam

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing value (2 adults and 2 kids) - Gorgeous Ship

Sailed on the MSC Splendida in April 13. Went with my wife and 2 kids, 9 & 11. Boarded in Marseilles for 1 week. This was our first cruise. It will most definitely not be our last. I read with interest different ...
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Sail Date April 2013


arboreal avatar

arboreal

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic cruise in Yacht Club (party of 7 with two young children)

We miss the Splendida! We had a great cruise, leaving from Barcelona on Dec 2nd and returning to the same on Dec. 9th. The ship is immaculate, well-maintained, and has very nice, spacious gathering areas. We were ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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Frankvel

1 Review Written

Fantastic trip

This was our second trip this year with MSC - our first was in June on MSC Fantasia where we had a fantastic time and made us book again with MSC. We booked our transfers with MSC from Linate to Genoa & back - they ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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sooty1829

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

msc spelndida

we decided to try msc (Splendida ),the ship is 4 years old but very spotless and fresh ,this year and were pleasantly surprised.The ship was a real treat with a very pleasant and friendly crew,we never use a formal ...
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Sail Date September 2013


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Kez1004

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

MSC Splendida

I found it hard before I left for my cruise on the MSC Splendida to find real reviews which covered many of my questions for the ship itself, which I will try to answer here to help others. I arrived at genoa ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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Shipsmate

1 Review Written

Splendida is splendid

We flew by EasyJet from Gatwick to Barcelona. We used Ziptransfers for a pre-booked taxi and the guy was there waiting. 78 Euros return trip for 3 of us and luggage. We went to an overnight hotel at Eurostars Grand ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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balouza

1 Review Written

Very joyful and Excellent Ship

We enjoy cruising, especially in the Mediterranean; this was the first time we cruise on such a huge ship. We made the right decision of cruising on a Yacht Club cabin. It was so enjoyable in general with minor ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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dkayrenick

1 Review Written

Excellent value and great ports

My previous four cruises were on Princess, and I found the services with MSC similar. The main difference was the low price of this MSC cruise as well as the ports of Malta and Tunisia included in the itinerary. We ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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Hamish72

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

MSC Splendida 30-09-2012

My First Cruise Ever : I am now spoilt for ever" My partner and I travel a lot, we are from Sydney Australia, we are in our late 40,s and we love staying in 5 star hotel's and flying business class whenever we ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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sweetsandnuts

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

MSC Yacht Club The Best Ec=ver Cruise

I want to tell you all regarding the best cruise we have ever had. It Was in the yacht club on the M S C Splendida. I have never ever found such luxury in a cruise before. Yes it was more expensive than other ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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stratocast85

1 Review Written

Splendida - Great for Laid Back Sailing

My wife and I are US expats living and working in Romania and I've been wanting to get her into the cruising scene. I've been on HA (Baltic Sea) and RC (Eastern Caribbean) before, this was her first cruise. We are ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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Mezza1

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

MSC Splenida review Sept 2012 Part 2

Right lets get straight to the point here! My party and I of experienced independent travellers have no complaints about our first ever cruise, but a number of observations that may be of use to others. We knew ...
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Sail Date September 2012


Iza avatar

Iza

1 Review Written

Big thumbs up for MSC SPLENDIDA

After booking our first cruise, we read some of the reviews and wondered if we had done the right thing. Embarkation was due to start at 2.30pm and I was dreading it in-case it was just one big hassle, well, it ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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ellamalta

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Our Splendid Splendida Cruise

I am going to compare this cruise to our RCCL cruise which we took out of venice last year. Our holiday started on a very good note...... we were upgraded from outside to balcony cabin Category 8. I was hesitant ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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splendid splendida 123

1 Review Written

Slendida gave us a splendid holiday!!

Msc Splendida gave our family a fantastic holiday!I went with my mam and dad and sister (we are 13 and 16). Everyone in our family enjoyed the holiday. We embarked from Barcelona and found this was very easy to do. ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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hep25

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A great week on board MSC Splendida

My husband and I are both first time cruisers. We chose to book our cruise on MSC Splendida mainly because of the itinerary. We want some Mediterranean sunshine and Neither of us had previously visited Tunis, Malta ...
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Sail Date July 2012


MSC Splendida Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining4.03.2
Entertainment5.03.2
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation5.03.5
Family5.02.6
Enrichment2.03
Service5.03.7
Value For Money4.03.6
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