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MSC Cruise Reviews for Spring Break Cruises to Europe

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20 MSC Cruise Reviews for Spring Break Cruises to Europe


Russ Cruiser avatar

Russ Cruiser

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Poor service and organisation

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If you’re looking for a bit of luxury, some good quality service, friendly staff, great entertainment and decent value for money, THIS IS NOT FOR YOU. The entertainment is a bunch of people singing, changing ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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peter9982nyc

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointed, Very poor food, overrated

Good and Bads: Good: *Ship looks very nice and clean, staffs were friendly *Able to book shows easily, shows are great but some acts are repeated. *Pools and hot tubes are not very crowed especially ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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kevrus01

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not the best

We have never sailed with MSC before but thought we would give it a try. We were aware that it is an Italian based cruise line and there would be a mix of nationalities, with announcements in different languages, ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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kingfrancere

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Disappointed to be so disappointed

I will start at the beginning. It was my husband and I travelling Our check in time was 13.45 hours, but we thought we would try our luck at we arrived at 12 noon. When we arrived they were making people ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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nh1958

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Hits but lots of misses

This MSC 7 day sailing to North West Europe very clearly exposed the best and worst of the line. Firstly on a positive note, it is good value for money,the ship itself is wonderful as are most of the crew, the ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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kaf1sh

5 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly...

The advertised price for this cruise was too good to ignore - but having experienced it, I would change that statement to "too good to be true". The saying "You get what you pay for" certainly applied in this ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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gillyt21

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Don't waste your money

Terrible cruise from the 2hr wait to board to the lack of entertainment with no water , seats or toilets no response from customer service Food very poor sometimes inedible hygiene very poor sanaizer empty on ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Llanfairpg

7 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Envy of Others - You must be joking!

This was our 2nd time on MSC and the first was bad. So why did we go again? The destinations.... Embarkation - This was too many people in too small an area being "assisted" by too few staff. I am disabled, and ...
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Sail Date April 2018


iboavg avatar

iboavg

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

MSC Worst Cruise Line

The worst service I've ever seen on a cruise. Crew member Threw things from a cot in the pool and the head of the deck instead of helping or solving the problem answer with very bad manners and I generate a bigger ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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luv2cruzuk

2 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Lovely ship, however food is a total disaster!

We have cruised on about 30 occasions, however this was our first time with MSC. I spotted this 3 night trip from Southampton to Hamburg on the MSC Preziosa and thought it would be the ideal time to take a look ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Unhappy from Cornwall

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Goodbye to cruising…...

We chose this cruise for the destinations, and were informed it was of a very high standard. Sadly this was not the case. Dirty buffet tables and mugs. Deck 5 stank of cigarettes. Excluding the Indonesian ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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antg

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

MSC Cruise from Venice to Greece

I chose this cruise because I wanted to see Venice, and visit Greece. There were company reps all guiding us to the pick up coaches, which would take us to the ship. My package was supposed to be an all inclusive ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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italiandream

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Nightly Metal Cutting, Hammering, and Drilling from the Engineering Crew

Imagine nights on board with demolition drilling, metal hammers on metal surfaces, metal pipe cutting and jagged grinding sounds from various heavy duty demolition and construction tools from the decks below sea. ...
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Sail Date May 2016


Susie1944 avatar

Susie1944

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


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pjj1967

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Ship, Shame About the Company

This was our fifth cruise but the first and last with MSC. We joined the ship in Valencia, convenient for us as we live in Alicante. Valencia terminal was chaos with very little information and tiny signs telling ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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5sally@sbcglobal.net

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

My Fellow Americans - stay far far away from this cruise ship.

Hello my fellow American cruisers. Stay far - far away from this cruise ship. We just returned yesterday from a 7 night Mediterranean Cruise on the MSC Spendida. The cruise was over booked with over 4,000 ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Jen and Joe Traveler

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruising with kids: Don't book MSC- book Royal Caribbean

Kids Zone: MSC is not a kid friendly cruise for English speaking passengers. Last summer we took a Royal Caribbean cruise and my kids loved the kid's club so much that we could barely drag them out; however, this ...
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Sail Date April 2012


Garyorient avatar

Garyorient

3 Reviews Written

Some plusses, but do they negate the over-riding negatives

I am a travel agent and I booked this two night break as I had never been on an MSC ship before, and I feel if you are selling a product you should really experience what you are selling to give an honest ...
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Sail Date May 2010


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enrico_ct

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

The Divina let downs

Well firstly the on board entertainment/activities was very poor from the last cruise I was on...the entertainment does not last long for people who don't do excursions...I got very bored on the ship...there is it ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Ruanalicia

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Disappointing experience

I chose this cruise because it would have been my third with MSC. I was very impressed with the two previous cruises therefore I invited family with me on this Cruise. I was very very disappointed. It was by far the ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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