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MSC Orchestra Spring Break Cruises Cruise Reviews

MSC Orchestra
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Spring Break Cruises


16 MSC Orchestra Spring Break Cruises Cruise Reviews

Grdxx1 avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

More sure charges


This cruise was chosen for its itinerary. The ship is a fancy barge where you pay extra for anything you may need. We were expected to pay for a glass of tap water in the formal restaurant. They do not provided any ...
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Sail Date June 2019

Susie1944 avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Awful, never again on Orchestra.

Friend chose it as it was a cheap offer but I would never go on Orchestra again. On embarkation we had to wait for 2 1/2 hours to board ship. When we got on board our room hadn't been cleaned, that was our first ...
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Sail Date April 2016

keneleyuk avatar


1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not a Good Experience

We are regular cruisers and MCS Orchestra Caribbean cruise was not a good experience on so many levels. Hassle on embarkation to disembarkation. Lots of in your face high pressure selling from the moment we stepped ...
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Sail Date March 2016

denley avatar


1 Review Written

In need of a Conductor

All my recent experiences have been on Cunard where the meals are a highlight to be looked forward to, the ambiance of two thousand passengers dressed in evening dress is electric and the lectures are of a high ...
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Sail Date April 2011

jcp4567 avatar


1 Review Written

Great price - awful cruise

On April 4, 2009, me and my family, a total of 14 people, boarded the MSC Orchestra not knowing what we were going to experience since it was our first time booking with MSC. We head heard from other sources that it ...
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Sail Date April 2009

clouddancer444 avatar


1 Review Written

MSC Orchestra Exceeded Expectations!!

The daytime/evening cruise entertainment crew on Orchestra was the best I've ever experienced! Richard, Fernando, Akeetaka and the rest of the entertainment crew kept us laughing and dancing the whole cruise. Fun ...
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Sail Date April 2009

Nancy1006 avatar


1 Review Written

This is Italian unparalleled style?

This was one of the worst cruises I have ever been on!!! For a company that claims on their website "On the ships of MSC you will discover a perfect blend of European charm and modern Italian elegance....When you ...
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Sail Date April 2009

lorenzod avatar


34 Reviews Written

49 Helpful Votes

Cruise Critic Rocks!!

We had such a wonderful cruise, I just had to share it with Cruise Critic. We joined the roll call on this cruise and found that it really added to the enjoyment of the cruise. We felt at home because we had been ...
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Sail Date April 2009

agentgirl avatar


2 Reviews Written

MSC Orchestra........WONDERFUL CRUISE!!!!

I have sailed Holland America, Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Princess. Now I can add MSC to my list. I can honestly say that I have never had a bad cruise or sailed on a ship that would cause me to say "Never ...
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Sail Date March 2009

steph7021 avatar


3 Reviews Written

Great Cruise!

Embarkation: Arrived at 1230pretty easy. I wouldn't go much earlier than this because of the mess of people getting off the boats. Buffet and pool area is open. You can also go to your roombut there is no luggage ...
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Sail Date March 2009

cruise-addict avatar


1 Review Written

The Orchestra deserves a standing ovation!!

Saturday- Embarkation We opted to take the 20+ hour drive from Springfield Missouri to Ft. Lauderdale. It was not a bad drive, however a little past Daytona our car died. We had to wait for a tow truck and then for ...
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Sail Date March 2009

cassandramack avatar


1 Review Written

Definitely different from American Cruising!

HEEDING THE WARNINGS THAT CAME BEFORE I saw all of the reviews online before I went on this cruise and also spoke with people at work who had been on this cruise line before and there was pretty much a mixed bag ...
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Sail Date March 2009

cruiser4321 avatar


1 Review Written

The Orchestra Hit Almost All the Right Notes

I need to start out this review with the disclaimer: I organized a group of 19 college students to go on the Orchestra for Spring Break. However, I've been on 15+ cruises on all of the major lines. I wasn't ...
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Sail Date March 2009

ziggy4321 avatar


1 Review Written

Orchestra for Spring Breakers

I went on a cruise with 18 other college students for spring break. The ship was modern and full of amenities. Nonetheless, I would caution college students and younger students, as the ship is geared more towards a ...
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Sail Date March 2009

Thuli3552 avatar


2 Reviews Written

Great experience

The cruise was great and exciting ... great activities. I loved the restaurants. I have been on 3 cruises with MSC I think they should improve the menus of the restaurants.... same food for all 3. And they must ...
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Sail Date March 2020

NMMavuso avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes


We choose different destination from previous years, te cruise was lovely despite the harvoc we are going through in the world one thing that was so so horrible is that I booked 2 cabins and to be placed at 14007 ...
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Sail Date March 2020

MSC Orchestra Ratings

Public Rooms4.03.9
Fitness Recreation4.03.3
Value For Money4.03.2
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