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MSC Splendida Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Europe

MSC
MSC Splendida
Europe
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

5

Very Good

6

Average

6

Poor

4

Cruise type

Family Cruises

68

Romantic Cruises

25

First-Time Cruisers

24

Senior Cruises

21

Spring Break Cruises

10

21 MSC Splendida Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Europe


sheiladen avatar

sheiladen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Boring

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this cruise looked great from the adverts, not impressed at all. Dining in self service was atrocious, food everywhere people clammering for attention staff so so Restaurants at lunch and breakfast also so so. ...
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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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ray13255

1 Review Written

27 Helpful Votes

NICE ON SHIP BUT OFF SHIP VERY POOR

An honest review I wills start with the PROS I) Service in the bar and restaurants excellent. 2) The guy attending to our rooms was excellent 3) Service in the breakfast and dinner restaurants excellent ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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cruiserre

4 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Average, in most categories: I rate it inferior to other mid range cruises

Many MSC fans will take issue with my review, but I write it to help cruisers who have traveled with other lines - for you, I believe you will rate your experience on this MSC ship as only average. But let me say ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Rockpebblar

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A hectic week with many ports of call

Selected this cruise as a late break when very little choices were available at the time. Initially we were very impressed with the speed of embarkation at Barcelona, but this was quickly dispelled by having to wait ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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ilovegoldens

13 Reviews Written

112 Helpful Votes

Pros and Cons

We chose this cruise as there wasn't a lot of choice for the time of year. We have visited most of the ports before, so the main purpose of this trip was to chill out. We are seasoned cruisers and have used most of ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Maurobin

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

First and final cruise!

Pre-trip - we had to ask for the itinerary about a week before we left and then received it in Spanish. When I asked for an English copy I was told there wasn't one yet a German lady on the coach had an English ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Dax5741

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Mostly Exceeded Expectations

First of all, my expectations were somewhat lower than for other cruises on Princess & NCL. I had read numerous reviews about MSC's notoriously bad service and was prepared to experience what these other passengers ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Chynadog

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

My First Cruise impressed!!

Chose this cruise as it was booked with friends, our first time cruising .As there was a coach full of us we were taken directly to the ship Embarkation was smoother than i imagined .Cannot fault the service ...
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Sail Date September 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


86Station avatar

86Station

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing

Chose this cruise as from Southampton and reasonable cost. Ship lovely and excellent dining and cafe staff but not so good bar staff. Very good balcony cabin. However this is as far as plus sign goes. Don't be ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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kevans

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

MSC cruise from Hamburg to Southampton

Better cruise than before, we were previously on Divina last year, MSC has pluses & minus's Plus Big clean ship, shows not bad, upgraded to Balcony very nice big room, MSC upgraded us both as we are ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Orange juice

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship spoilt by the food quality and service

Chose this cruise based on value for money, we are experienced cruisers and have been with several other cruise lines. This ship is beautiful but the food quality and service lets it down. Embarkation was not bad ...
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Sail Date September 2016


mayal avatar

mayal

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, friendly staff.

We had sailed with M.S.C. before and really enjoyed the experience. We went in July, having gone in June the pervious year, and we found a lot more children on board. We stayed in Barcelona for 2 nights before ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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murphy2ay@btinternet.com

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Almost 5 out of 5

We are back now in the UK after our cruise on MSC Magnifica, out from Venice, 7 nights on board from 1st Nov calling at ports in Italy, Greece, Turkey, Croatia and back to Venice. Just enough ports of call for one ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Grandch53dren

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Good Time Had By All.

Wonderful ship, truly beautiful.The staff are so friendly and warm, always happy and willing to do anything that you request.The state rooms are a really good size with everything that you need,we had a balcony and ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Gisela Martinez

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

They gave me a balcony with a completely obstructed view.

I would like to make a complaint of my last cruise with MSC. In October 2013, I made a cruise in the Mediterranean in the ship Lirica. I reserved a balcony and this trip was great. I had a beautiful view from my ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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lis1407

6 Reviews Written

71 Helpful Votes

YACHT CLUB BETTER THAN EXPECTED

WE BOOKED THIS CRUISE BECAUSE OF THE YACHT CLUB EXPIERENCE. ALBEID GOLD MEMBER THIS WAS THE FIRST IN YC. SAILED WITH AZAMARA+SEABOURN+SEADREAM+NCL+X+COSTA+HOLLAND AMERICA+OCEANIA.... EMBARCATION: The ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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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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AllawahPark

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Spendida = No difference to Divina. Forget MSC

This ship is worse than the Divina! The food that we ate in the restaurant was the same as the Divina on the same day. But the food was cold when it was supposed to be hot. Boring. Thank goodness for the Indonesian ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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Comet2011

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Happy Americans sail European Cruise Line

This was our first experience with cruising and our trip was a real pleasure. Having read critical reviews of Italian cruise lines after purchasing our tickets, I was a bit apprehensive. However, having visited ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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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