Expectations NOT met

MSC Bellissima Cruise Review to Other (Asia/Africa/Middle East)

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 18

Overall rating:

2.4 out of 5
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MSC Bellissima

7 Night Arabian Peninsula (Dubai Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 28, 2019

Ship: MSC Bellissima

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 12068

Traveled as: Large Group

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

I will not cruise this line again for international destinations


3 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
Rude staff / patrons and not a great variety

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
I was able to play BINGO but all the other activities were geared to passengers of European decent and even the performances were in languages other than English even the Karaoke


1 out of 5

Too many children in the whirlpools


1 out of 5
Poor quality 1-3 English songs if that

Children's Programs

1 out of 5
I had a teen and his options were limited even after buying the fun pass

Service and Staff

1 out of 5
Rude Not helpful or friendly

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Ship was amazing which is what made me want to book

Cabin / Stateroom

2 out of 5
Stateroom was ok but cabin steward did an excellent job

Ship tip

They make you pay for everything

Ports of call

Dubai, U.A.E.

5 out of 5

Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Muscat, Oman

1 out of 5
Not much to do besides shop

Khasab, Oman

1 out of 5
Boat tour was Dolphins was great!!


3 out of 5
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