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MSC Orchestra Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall rating:

4 out of 5
MSC Orchestra

Sail date: January 01, 2009

Ship: MSC Orchestra

Cabin type: Inside

Traveled as: Family (young children)

Reviewed: 12 years ago

Review summary

The ship was so beautiful and spotless. The views from the ship were great. Service was bad the first day but once you find the right people to ask, everything was perfect. Our cabin steward and waiter spoke fluent English, the entertainment staff (the best!) spoke 5-7 languages fluently. The excursions were great, my kids stayed busy swimming with stingrays, playing at the beautiful Cayo Lavantado beach, snokeling etc.. so much to do on all the excursions, they were tired and didn't want to do much during days at sea. Breakfast and dinners were fantastic. Too chilly to go in the pools after 6pm on deck. The spa had hot tubs and saunas, steam rooms. We had so much fun and would go again! Loved the Italians!

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Children's Programs

3 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Pros: Ports of call, Entertainment, European flare

Cons: long lines on the buffet

Recommends MSC Orchestra? Yes!

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