• Cheers to 25 years: Celebrate with Us!
  • Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In
  • Find a Cruise
  • Deals
  • Excursions
  • More

Transatlantic MSC Sinfonia Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

4.0 / 5.0
Editor Rating
693 reviews
7 Awards
Baby club for children under 3s
View from room 9006
See all photos
Cruiser Rating
3.4
Average
30 reviews
Ratings by category
Cabins
Dining
Entertainment
Public Rooms
Fitness Recreation
Family
Enrichment
Service
Value For Money

Filters

1-10 of 30 Transatlantic MSC Sinfonia Transatlantic Cruise Reviews


Poor service so sad to see the services on board dropped so much

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
Hvpkhyu
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Poor customer service information we were due to start sailing from Venice on 23rd of November 2019, instead we were put on a coach travelled 2.5 hours to Trieste without prior notices Buffet restaurant not enough capabilities so often have to queue for sitting at breakfast and at lunch. Choice of food poor and not nicely cooked. The buffet restaurant is cramped and if wanted omelette one needs ...
Read More

Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Interior Stateroom


A wonderful rest and magnificent stopovers!

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
josephlyn272
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

We chose this, our first cruise for two reasons: 1. The rest and relaxation it would afford us and 2. the places we would get to see. We were not disappointed; every place had its own unique history and was a worthwhile visit. The pre-stop talks by Alison were appreciated but not always accurate and lacked practical information for those not doing the organised Excursions. However, that said, the ...
Read More

Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Suite


Very happy with personnel

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
Nawnsdreams
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We saw a cruise that included a return flight for an acceptable price. We wanted to visit family in Europe and celebrate an anniversary. (that was a complete misnomer!) We were cordially received by the staff on-board, but it is overwhelming to be accosted with hard sell on drinks vouchers etc. The cabins were not yet ready, but our cabin steward was a real delight Luciano from Madagascar. He ...
Read More

Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom


Poorly provisioned, poor quality food, shabby public areas.

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
elcee1495
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Celebration cruise my 70th and my wife's 69th birthdays. This ship was under provisioned for the entire cruise. The following were poor quality, meats, juices, salads, burgers and most of the time no bananas etc. The food on board was poor quality in all dining areas; meat in particular was of the lowest quality and inedible most of the time. There were no sauces or condiment to accompany ...
Read More

Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom


Very disappointed we didn’t think we were going on a training ship

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
AlbertJohn
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

My husband and I went on this trip that was special to us we were celebrating our golden wedding anniversary, This was our first Cruise with M.S.C and the calamity’s started at embarkation where we were left in a car park to take our cases and find where we had to go. Next the cabin although clean it was one of the smallest balcony cabins we have been in. The food I couldn’t give one good word ...
Read More

Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom


Great cruising moments of my time.

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
Boitumelo
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

I wanted to go over the equator by ship and the cruise line I chose was the perfect one. Plus the dates fell on my birthday .. this was awesome. The entertainment was perfect perfect. The food.. good food and for weight watchers there.. you do have some choice. Quite a variety for all. The rooms were very clean and well kept. As for the gym and say daily workout.. it was great. The morning yoga ...
Read More

Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Interior Stateroom


Fantastic

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
muriel.watson
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Cruise from South Africa with interesting destinations. The staff were very friendly and the entertainment team great. I liked the way that the whole entertainment was involved and everyone in the team played an important role. The food was good as well as the bar service. Cabin was cleaned and serviced to my liking. The cleaning cabin staff did little things extra like, lying out the pajamas ...
Read More

Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Interior Stateroom


A bit of everything

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
JUKSINKENT
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We did this cruise because of the itinerary and timing, having done the return trip via the W. Coast 4 times before - but never on the Sinfonia. We had been told that she was a nicer ship than the Opera, but did not find that to be the case. The good stuff first: Cabin. We had booked an Aurea Suite and were not disappointed - best position and cabin (and bed) we have ever had - spacious ...
Read More

Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Suite


Met some nice genuine people among the crew and passengers.

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
Jan Plank
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Convenient travelling back home to South Africa from Europe. We have cruised with MSC on a few occasions and have always had first class service. The Service and quality of food on this particular Cruise was dumbed down for some reason. We want to Cruise with MSC again and will do so if MSC can ensure that this will be the last time they dumb down the Service and Quality of food and all ...
Read More

Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom


MSC you need to improve

Review for MSC Sinfonia to Transatlantic

User Avatar
Sheila Lyle
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Restaurant food very mediocre - poor quality and presentation. Vegetarian option attrocious. Not good to have to sit with the same people for dinner for 23 nights. Need dine around option. Far too much queuing for everything. Drinks packages very questionable. Speaker - Hugh Mitford possibly the worst speaker I have ever heard - not surprisingly his lecture series was ...
Read More

Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom


Find a MSC Sinfonia Cruise from $299

Transatlantic Cruise Reviews for Other MSC Ships
MSC Opera Transatlantic Cruise Reviews
MSC Opera Transatlantic Cruise Reviews
Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

We have updated the Cruise Critic Privacy and Cookie Statement effective on October 1, 2020. Please click here for more information.