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Genoa to Europe - Western Mediterranean Cruise Reviews

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Inaugural cruise in the YC - mixed feelings

Review for MSC Seaside to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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WorldTraveler151208
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

I had the chance to take part in the first cruise of Msc Seaside after a fourteen-month break. Although generally I am quite satisfied I have to admit that there are some things that disappointed me a lot. Regarding the Covid regulations, the same rules apply on Seaside as on Grandiosa. All passengers must have a negative covid test, another test is performed at the terminal. Everyone must ...
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Sail Date: May 2021

Cabin Type: Yacht Club Deluxe Suite


Excellent Covid Cruise in the Yacht Club

Review for MSC Grandiosa to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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WorldTraveler151208
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

I don't understand why people are so afraid of cruises. Cruise ships are probably the safest places in the world. I wish all services ashore were so professional in terms of Covid prevention. Before boarding the ship, we had to do two tests, a PCR test in our country and a swab test at the terminal. Body temperature was measured before entering the terminal and on board the ship every day ...
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Sail Date: December 2020

Cabin Type: Yacht Club Deluxe Suite


cruise in covid19 times

Review for MSC Grandiosa to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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Joachimdc
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We are belgian frequent cruisers and we couldn't wait any longer to cruise again. So we did. After a max 72 hours pre cruise covid19 test at home and a new quick covid19 test in Genoa (50 min) it was time for boarding. Embarkation was really quick after a negative test (but we had to stay in numberd groups of app.25 guests) No rush, because there were only app. 750 !!! guests on board, ...
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Sail Date: November 2020

Cabin Type: Aurea Balcony Stateroom


The worst customer service I have ever experienced in cruise

Review for MSC Grandiosa to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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myatphyotun
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

There are many staffs working with attitude. Very lack of passion. They seems like they are doing a job that they hate. Very horrible customer service especially in buffet area. Staffs are not even smiling and serve you without saying a word or response. There are many staffs covering buffet area. Bar service staffs focus on selling drinks than doing other jobs. For e.g. they can't even get you ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


Great Cruise!

Review for MSC Grandiosa to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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jovanovic
6-10 Cruises • Age 30s

Great Cruise!Big thanks to Trajce(entrainment) from macedonia and Aleksandar (games area )also from macedonia) they were very polite kinde very well informed about everything on the ship,very helpful for us and they were very positive too! 10+for them! i recommended this cruise especially for family with the kids. theater and the shows were good but little boring especially when it’s only ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom


Some Great Things, But Also Some Deal Breakers

Review for MSC Grandiosa to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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Milarepa
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

The MSC Grandiosa is a very mixed experience, and whether it makes sense for you depends a lot on what you value and what gets under your skin. I will first describe the things on MSC Grandiosa that are first-rate. Then I will describe what I think is poorly done, and will represent deal-breakers for many. After that I will describe the ship's overall philosophy, and the type of person for ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom


Dirty, bad service and quite low cost running ship

Review for MSC Opera to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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cruisecriticanonymus
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

Ship is very much understaffed and absolutely not able to offer good cruise for such big number of passengers onboard. Obviously company is trying to save money on all aspects, including food, number of their employees, entertainment variety, and so on. Dining area on deck 11 is crowded without place to sit, so only way to eat is to take plate outside or in a room. Automatic hand disinfect ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior Stateroom


Fantastic

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livsus
First Time Cruiser • Age 30s

This was our first cruise and we chosed Grandiosa because we wanted to have first cruise experience on a brend new ship. Before I went reading other reviews and saw rather bed ones giving us thoughts OMG where are we going, why not some other ship, other company but one thing I've learned that mostly people which are always complaining for something are writing reviews, and that's why I wanted ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Fantastica Inside Stateroom


More similarities with a limited-stops train than a cruise

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kiwiatheart
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

I had a week to fill in over the Christmas period, and I thought that a week-long cruise would be a good and convenient option. I boarded and disembarked MSC Grandiosa in Genoa, and thought that I would be visiting Civitavecchia, Palermo, Valletta, Barcelona and Marseille. However, after boarding in Genoa, there was a letter in the cabin advising that the two ports I was most looking forward to ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Interior Studio Stateroom


You get what you pay for, hard working crew....

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David Watt
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

I picked this cruise for the price as a solo traveller as I thought the itinerary was good for the time of the year (Dec), overall I got good value for money as the ship was clean and the crew hard working. The food in the buffet was good Italian fare with hotdogs and burgers always a favourite for the kids and grown up's alike. The big let down for me was the standard of food in the restaurants ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom


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