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MSC Splendida Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Europe

MSC
MSC Splendida
Europe
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

11

Very Good

5

Average

5

Poor

2

Terrible

2

Cruise type

Family Cruises

68

Romantic Cruises

25

First-Time Cruisers

24

Senior Cruises

21

Spring Break Cruises

10

25 MSC Splendida Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Europe


whaleboy12 avatar

whaleboy12

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Excellent, best cruise so far!

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I am from Maryland, USA and my wife and I wanted to celebrate our 25 year anniversary in style. You definitely want to get the upgraded suite, we were in room 12226 at rear of ship but on right side. Sun rises ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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HLAMO

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Food was bad.

We are a couple on the 60´s, more than 10 cruises before. Nice looking ship. Very port intensive cruise. Price below competitors. Good bars and lounges. Service very attentive. The line attitude ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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hummer2407

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Wonderful way to see the Med

I am a 46 year old from Indiana. I traveled with my family which consisted of my wife, my 2 10 year old boys, my 70 year old mother and her 68 year old sister. We have all cruised before on Princess, NCL, ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Danie Booysen

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Awesome Western Mediterranean Cruise

This was our first cruise ever and we loved every single moment of it. I have been working in the Airline Industry for 20 years now as a Flight Attendant, so traveling is nothing new to me. I have stayed in hotels ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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neikirkcd

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Upgrade to Yacht Club a nice surprise!

Great value for the dollar with an interesting itinerary. Prior to departure we were given a complimentary upgrade to the exclusive yacht club. Upon arrival at the port in Barcelona, we were seated and offered ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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silver seas

1 Review Written

28 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise Ever

We had never cruised with MSC and choose this one for price and a wedding anniversary but we were very disappointed. Embarkation went smoothly and we were allowed on the ship early due to the weather in Barcelona. ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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neveragainmsc

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Never Again Italienne !!

We chose this cruise as it was very reasonable and the ports were appealing . Firstly the flight into Genoa was horrific the turbulence and the terrible landing dare I say by a woman pilot was the worst ever and ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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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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LynnA1955

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great value cruise experience

I love this ship and i love MSC, I think people lose sight of the value for money you get with an MSC cruise. We have just done a one week northern europe cruise for £450 each including the Allegrisimo drinks ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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amy.cannons@magnetic.com

1 Review Written

27 Helpful Votes

MSC - Minimum Service Cruise (they clean your toilets with your toothbrush)

For context - I went on this cruise with my fiance (we are young professionals, in mid-20's, from America). We are both very low maintenance and easy to please. My fiance has been on 12-15 cruises in his lifetime, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Mrscw

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Never Never Again

Embarkation went smoothly and we were soon on board, it was as a first come basis and you did not need to stick to the time stated on your tickets. Luggage soon at the cabin which surpassed all expectations. We ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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1fifthavenue

10 Reviews Written

106 Helpful Votes

Splendida Short Hop

We chose this cruise as a way to experience an inside cabin - we had always had a balcony before, but seeing all of the great offers available for insides we thought a two night break would be the ideal way to give ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Battoutofhell

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Good for the Price

best about this cruise was the drinks package, fine dinning in the villa verde, I thought i was at an audition of Oliver ? please sir give me more, you could fit the 3 courses on a single plate, people would go up ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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ChristinaCruise

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Absolutely Wonderful

We so enjoyed this cruise - our seventh with MSC. There was absolutely nothing you could complain about. The food was wonderful and so many different choices to enjoy it was cooked beautifully, served hot and ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Ian van Jaarsveld

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mediterranean Cruise Splendida

Our first European visit and our second MSC cruise. An absolutely wonderful experience bordering on decadence treatment. The entire process from embarkation to disembarkation was handled superbly. This despite the ...
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Sail Date March 2015


Rajkumar avatar

Rajkumar

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Our Very First Cruise

I am very impressed with this cruise company. MSC did very well to make our cruise a great and pleasurable experience. The good point: Excellent Food, Excellent Accommodation, Amazing service from all the crew ...
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Sail Date April 2015


AndreH avatar

AndreH

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

MSC has never disappointed.

We did the Western Med cruise from Barcelona in April 2015 , the check in was so smooth, no hassles, no waiting, all excusions i had pre booked was 100% accurate as well as drinks vouchers. The service on the ship, ...
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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


Kez1004 avatar

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


dkayrenick avatar

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


CaroP avatar

CaroP

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Ship, Fabulous Crew--and yes, I only speak English

My husband and I celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary with this 7-night cruise. After reading the older reviews here, we were more than a little worried that we'd made a bad choice. I'm happy to report that this ...
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Sail Date May 2012


Berke avatar

Berke

1 Review Written

MSC Splendida - Mediterranean Tour on Yacht Club

CABIN (YC1) -No DVD player, radio, or VCR (as advertised) -Laundry and Dry cleaning was supposed to be free but was not. -Room service: When you place your order from the interactive TV system, takes at least 50 ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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bgrrt80

1 Review Written

The MSC if it were only warm...

We booked an 11 day cruise with the MSC Splendida due to the itinary and price. Having cruised several US based cruise lines before, I had an idea of how the experience can vary based on cruise line as well as ship ...
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Sail Date November 2010


Tango Dog avatar

Tango Dog

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very...Italian

I have been on many cruises and most lines, but I thought it would be interesting to try an Italian cruise company. MSC seemed to have nice ships and a great Med port schedule for our November cruise, and the price ...
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Sail Date November 2010


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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