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MSC Orchestra Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

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MSC Orchestra
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Very Good

5

Average

10

Poor

5

Terrible

5

Cruise type

Family Cruises

99

Romantic Cruises

35

Senior Cruises

35

Repositioning Cruises

17

Entertainment Cruises

17

35 MSC Orchestra Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


OOKenobi101 avatar

OOKenobi101

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

So many problems due to one cause

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• We got the impression that the ship was over capacity, as it was almost impossible to get to the food stations or even get a table at the buffets at mealtimes, due to the sheer quantity of guests. • The ...
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Sail Date March 2020


JAXREC avatar

JAXREC

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We were able to land on Pomene Island.

As from our membership numbers, and even prior to us being members, you will see that we are frequent cruises (MSC Only) MSC cruises have in the past being our "thing"to celebrate our yearly anniversary. We ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Nadsb1977

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Best time of my Life

This was my 3rd cruise with MSC and I hope there is still allot to come...Everything was excellent, cabins, food and entertainment. The staff was friendly and helpfull and we realy enjoyed the shows. Out of my view ...
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Sail Date December 2019


CharlzB avatar

CharlzB

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

I love cruising

I loved the 5 night cruise. The xtra day is worth it. We were on the ship Sunday at 10h00 which gave us almost a full day on board. We were fortunate to get off at both islands which was awesome. Very hot though so ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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anfieldfujia

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Poor service

As a Diamond Club Card Holder and recently invited to the Launch Party for the MSC Orchestra on the 16th November 2019 and then Booked for the First 4 night cruise, commencing on the 17th November to say I was a ...
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Sail Date November 2019


roytherrien avatar

roytherrien

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

The Ship That will not be Named

“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


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CruisingFox27

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

MSC Orchestra Baltic Cruise A Warm Experience

MSC Orchestra – Baltic Cruise Review August 2018 11 Nights – Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Poland, Lithuania, Russia, Finland, Sweden, Denmark We arrived at the terminal in Copenhagen at approximately 12:45pm, ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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


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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


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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


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shivdaly70

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

I'm on a MSC Cruise - Get me outta here - Honeymoon trauma

Imagine heading into your local travel agent and telling them that you are half considering a cruise for your Honeymoon, and then the travel consultant recommends MSC, well if this happens to you, run for the ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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


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billy and lee

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Never Again

Just back from the 'holiday of a lifetime' what a joke. From the arrival at the ship, until disembarkation, MSC seemed determined to make every step a battle, from herding us on with the people on excursions, to ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Chapo

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Ship, Poor Service

The ship itself was gorgeous & kept beautifully. However the variations in levels of service we experienced were just too great for the money paid. We were unfortunate that on our cruise was a group of almost ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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susangkeith@aim.com

1 Review Written

MSC Orchestra- great experience

We just returned from a Baltic cruise on MSC Orchestra sailing from Kiel, Germany. The cruise surpassed our expectations. We have been on over 70 cruises and found the cabin to be spacious, well decorated and had ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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


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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


Illinois winter cruiser avatar

Illinois winter cruiser

1 Review Written

buyer beware!!!

my fiance and i have been on several cruises and last year we strayed from our norm and booked a cruise with MSC. their price was very competitive and we would give it a try. were we sorry ! the ship is beautiful ...
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Sail Date February 2009


Panache16 avatar

Panache16

2 Reviews Written

Good things and not good things!!

Really would have liked to write a positive review of this ship so I will start with the good stuff.  We were upgraded to a suite (Category 14 from a booked Category 13).  This may have been due to the fact that ...
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Sail Date April 2009


kcgurl avatar

kcgurl

1 Review Written

1st Vacation in a long time

OK... first of all I booked this cruise because of the price, I got a great deal. it was like 1k for 2 of us for 7 days. I booked the interior room because it was the cheapest. I also booked this cruise because my ...
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Sail Date April 2009


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57Kroozers

7 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

MSC Orchestra

Having sailed on the MSC Poesia out of Venice in October 2008, we were so impressed by the ship and her crew that only a week after we got home, we booked her sister ship, MSC Orchestra, out of Fort Lauderdale for ...
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Sail Date April 2009


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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