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MSC Seaside Balcony Cabin Cruise Reviews

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Our MSC Seaside Observations and Experiences
"This post is not a review per-se. It is simply our observations and experiences on a recent cruise aboard the MSC Seaside. We’re a fairly well travelled middle aged couple and we have a fair amount of cruises..."Read More
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Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Eastern

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Lottie57
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Well first of all I want to say that the Coronavirus did not impact our cruise whatsoever. We didn't even know about the chaos at home until we disembarked from our cruise on March 14. We booked this "spring break" cruise with the intention of giving our two granddaughters a new experience. It was a new experience for them. My husband and I normally cruise on Royal Caribbean and this was our ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Bella Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


Always a Great time

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Eastern

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mpunt
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

This was our 4th cruise with MSC and again I checked reviews to see about our ship and what people had to say. We were on the sister ship last year in Europe and it was excellent. My only complaint about this ship is that it is so similar to the Seaview it was almost like being on the same ship twice. Which just took away from the initial exploring but since we were with our daughter (21) and ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Aurea Balcony Stateroom


We love Seaside

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Eastern

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roommusic
6-10 Cruises

I find myself disappointed in all the negative reviews. We have gone on about 10 cruises, with RCL, NCL, Carnival and last March for the first time on Seaside. We enjoyed Seaside so much booked again this March. Although the cruise was a bit out of the ordinary because of Covid-19, I feel we can give it an accurate review, having been on it two years in a row, a first for us. First off, the ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Bella Balcony Stateroom


Worst cruise ever

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Eastern

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Marie mcpherren
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We did not listen to all of the bad reviews. Next time we will. Food bland and terrible. Menu never changed. Buffet worst ever. Room so small you could not unpack or move around. Workers on the ship so be tried but the ones in charge could have cared less about our problems or comfort level. We have been on many cruises and this one we could not wait to get off the ship and go home. ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Aurea Balcony Stateroom


Great cruise, wonderfull, attentive staff. Would cruise with MSC again.

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Western

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ddunn81228
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We chose this cruise for several reasons, 1. The price was great. 2. They were offering a special drink package, with wifi and $100.00 cabin credit. 3. They upgraded us to our highest level that we had with any other cruise line, and on top of that they upgraded our cabin. We have never cruised MSC before and were a little reluctant when we read some of the reviews about them, but those ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Aurea Balcony Stateroom


First ever Cruise - mostly good, but some bad

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Western

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Liverzeb
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

My wife and I decided to do our first ever cruise as we were celebrating a special birthday. We got a great deal through a tour operator for this seven night MSC cruise from Miami to Costa Maya, Grand Cayman, Ocho Rios and Ocean Cay following a four night stay in Las Vegas. Because we booked the Fantastica Balcony package we were given the Premium Drinks package with it. Considering the ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom


Another Amazing Vacation!

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Western

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semberton
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

Pros and Cons with detailed review to follow. Pros: Beautiful, large, fun filled ship Friendly helpful staff and crew Entertainment Food and beverage selection Good value for your money Cons: Disorganized queuing system for tender ship port days Long lines most days and evenings for customer service Now for the review ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Bella Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


Very Disapointed !

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Western

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faddymaher
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

We had used MSC for our 10 year anniversary in the Mediterranean and I admit that it had been perfect on all points; staff, stopovers, shows, entertainment, quality of food served in the restaurants. We were therefore delighted to re-trust this company for our 20 year anniversary for a cruise in the Caribbean. On this cruise, the only positive points were the staff, kind, helpful and largely ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


MSC is NOT for me

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Western

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Chicago19
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Worst cruise experience ever. Have cruised several times on a number of cruise lines and would not recommend MSC at all. Service was poor, food was lousy - same thing every day and not that good. Ship was full of international travellers so you had to hear all announcements in about 4 languages - even interrupted shows at night for announcements. Aurea - had some nice things to buying ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Aurea Balcony Stateroom


3rd time a charm..!!

Review for MSC Seaside to Caribbean - Western

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Emerald Pointe Gang
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

OMG, can't say enough praise to all employees on the MSC SEASIDE.. This is our second msc seaside cruise that we talked two couples into going. They all loved it. Very quick embankment this cruise. Rooms were very clean and always kept up to our satisfaction. Food was excellent as USUAL..!! Hand sanitizer available everywhere by employees..!! Theater shows every evening were ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Bella Balcony Stateroom


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