Not What I Expected

MSC Seaside Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 9

Overall rating:

3.5 out of 5
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MSC Seaside

7 Night Eastern Caribbean & Bahamas (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 11, 2020

Ship: MSC Seaside

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 10119

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 11 months ago

Review summary

This is probably ok for a middle class cruise. Know what you are getting. MSC will nickle and dime you for everything all week disturbing you with more selling.

Embarkation

2 out of 5
Long lines, long walks

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
Lovely staff, disappointed in the food, bartenders can't make a Martini, understaffed in bars

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
The loud mouth activity leaders are trying to sell the shopping.

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Outstanding shows with excellent performers.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Staff were above and beyond.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Public areas were small and the smoking in the casino drifted

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Excellent staff.

Ship tip

It's not a luxury level and it's more like Party ship than a relaxed laid back cruise.

Ports of call

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

4 out of 5

Nassau, Bahamas

1 out of 5
Filthy, hawking their wares, approached by too many street people.

OCEAN CAY MSC MARINE RESERVE, BAHAMAS

5 out of 5
Staff were new, didn't know what they were doing, bartenders can't make a good drink, terrible service.

Disembarkation

2 out of 5
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