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MSC Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews

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33 MSC Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews


DanielaFlorea avatar

DanielaFlorea

1 Review Written

A wonderful cruise in Fjords

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We didn`t explore the departure city before our cruise this time, because in the past we have already been in this city. Embarkation and disembarkation every time is going to slowly. The ship was very nice and big. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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happyandgrateful

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

An experience of a lifetime on MSC Meraviglia - Couldn't have asked for more

Before I start with my review, I would like to take a moment to rebuke all the paid trolls who have been mercilessly shaming MSC for their poor hospitality! Please find another brand to shame! Because in reality, ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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josemmsa

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Crowded trip to northen most Europe

It may seem odd that I do a review nine months after it ended. However I found that among all the other reviews that I read there are some aspects concerning this ship, that have not been pointed out before. It is ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Suzmind

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

The pros and cons

This is my 1st true cruise (other than day cruises to the Bahamas). I was with well-seasoned cruisers. My experience was better than theirs beciase I had nothing to compare it to. Here are my pros and cons: Pros: ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Pawngilly

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First timer on a Fjord cruise from Kiel Germany .

Was going to Norway with a car tour on my own but did not have time to plan it , so opted for a cruise at the last minute . All in all , a nice experience with good memories , but the organization left much to ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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marie winn

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic ship let down by terrible customer service.

we chose this cruise as the price was good and we wanted to try a different company to compare, the difference between my regular cruise line we use. what a mistake. We embarked at Southampton and straight away we ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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never no more

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Never Again

Chose the cruise on the recommendation of a travel agent (who I usually trust). Wanted to see the fjiords. The fjiords were a delight. However, once I entered the ship there is an onslought of people trying to ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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FunIntheSun2019

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Fjords with Seniors and kids June 2018

We were an extended family of 10 Americans traveling together, with 2 seniors and 4 kids ages 2, 5, 9, 12. We picked MSC for the Norwegian Fjord destination and itineary. Overall, the destinations were fabulous, ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Leonid878

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Fjord cruise 06.2018

The Preziosa is not maintained well. All big windows are not clean. The cables of room vacuum cleaners are worn and repaired by insulation tape. The hand disinfection devices very often were empty. In one of the ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Janocam

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Don't ignore bad reviews! We did and regret it.

This was our 6th cruise and have loved all previous cruises. This was our first with MSC. The first day was terrible. I queued for nearly two hours to speak to guest services. The man that served me was unbelievably ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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OreoX

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Smooth "sailing" to the Norwegian Fjords from Kiel

First time cruising with MSC. We booked this cruise through a travel deal which included return flights between Zurich and Hamburg as well as transfers between Hamburg airport and Kiel port. The transfers were very ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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devenv

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Friendly staff, well designed rooms, excellent child activities

Chose this cruise because the ship was new, despite the negative reviews. We suffered none of the problems reported by the others 1. Check in was super quick, was done in about 10 minutes with zero length queues. ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Rob F

7 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Much better than expected!! Indeed an excellent cruise

This was Susan's 70th Birthday present, she wanted to see the Northern Lights if possible and the Fiords. We embarked at Southampton, which was so smooth and welcome from the hassle which is flying, airports and ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Harvey and Angela

2 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Must do cruise

This was our first cruise out of Southampton and what a difference. We arrived in the Port car park at 1.20 and we were in our cabin and unpacked by 1.20. The initial impression was of a very eye catching ship and ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Viki71

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A beautiful cruise to the fjords in Norway

Fjords are a great place for vacation and doing it with a cruise is an excellent solution instead of a car or bus trip. This was our first experience of an MSC ship.The MSC FANTASIA is not a new ship but it is in an ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Barb at Maple Lane

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not worth the money

Despite upgrading to Yacht Club it was simply not worth the money spent. The cabin and staff were fine, but it was being on board a large ship with so many people that one felt crowded no matter where in the public ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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dragon lady grandpa

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

VERY DISAPPOINTED

Our seven day Norwegian Fjord cruise aboard the MSC Fantasia was “extremely disappointing”! We upgraded to Yacht Club class which has some advantages compared to the standard package but it is not what they ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Terryowe

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

A Mixed Bag

We are regular cruisers but this was our first experience of an MSC ship. We chose the cruise for the Itinerary - the Baltic and the Fjords of Norway. The Fantasia is an impressive and magnificent ship The cabin ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Georgia912

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Yacht club amazing

Sailed on Splendida before and liked the two cruises back to back out of Hamburg. Service was amazing in the Yatch Club. Sailed the Norwegian fiords 15 days then to Iceland for 11 days, could have stayed longer. ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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tobiasfam

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Overall very happy

I chose this cruise and line because I had often heard about the beautiful Norwegian fjords, and I wanted to sail with an international cruise line (i.e., not one that caters mostly to Germans). Our port of ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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NEXT!

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great change of pace from the larger cruise lines. Amazing food.

This is the second cruise we've taken out of Copenhagen, MSC was vey easy and perfectly set up for both embankment and disembarkment. The ship is smaller, but not claustrophobic, plenty of space to roam around ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Stefan H.

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Nice large ship but the service is very basic.

We book the cruise on MSC because of the ship look nice in the pic; the route is very interesting so we book it. Before we had some cruise with NCL and Celebrity. So we can compare a little. In the first impression ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Joseph Raimond

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First cruise, but not the last after the experience with MSC Sinfonia

The checking and boarding was fine. The cabin was modern and very nicely decorated, clean with a small window of the port of the ship. Altough the window had mirroring effect from the outside, when interior lights ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Janice 1944

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Cruised Several Countries

we cruised Germany, Norway, England, the Mediterranean etc for 41 days last August/September. A very disappointing cruise, the food was ordinary, the beds were like a concrete slab and the pillows should be ...
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Sail Date August 2014


Eric777 avatar

Eric777

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

MSC, Never Again!

Review of MSC Orchestra Norway Cruise 4 July to 11 July 2015 Returning from my recent cruise with the MCS Orchestra to the Norway Fjords on 4 July, totally exasperated, disappointed and stressed out. I had ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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