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MSC Seaview Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 33

Overall rating:

4.6 out of 5
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MSC Seaview

7 Night Mediterranean (Naples Roundtrip)

Sail date: July 23, 2018

Ship: MSC Seaview

Cabin number: 13140

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

I Loved the Seaview Ship!!! It was the best cruise I've ever been on. Completely Modern and brand new in June. This ship had a lot of people on it - 5,000 yet, there was always room. The main issue I had with the Large Pool and Nightly Entertainment was the Sound Volume. It was extremely loud. The Dinners were good in the dining room, but not great. The food in the Market Place and Buffet was wonderful. Usually at night or early morning, I like to watch a little TV. There was only 2 English Channels of News. There were no sitcom or TV shows in English. There were all other languages. Storage in the room was limited. On a different cruise line, they were able to put storage over the bed. Since people were getting on and off the ship the whole week at different ports, I believe they rearrange rooms. This was not a big problem, but 2 nights I hear lots of banging around in the middle of the night. I think they were rearranging the furniture.

Embarkation

3 out of 5
Embarkation was a little confusing. We didn't know exactly where we were going. There were very long lines. Not much was communicated in English

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
The Drink Package was great, but it was very confusing. Certain Drinks were only available at the BAR. Wine and Beer were offered only in the dining room. Mixed Drinks, they had to go retrieve from the Bar. After a couple of days, we understood.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Loved the pool, but it was extremely crowded. The Jungle area was too loud. We preferred the remote pool on the back deck.

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Absolutely loved the Italian Opera night!!! It was breathtaking. The singers on this ship had opera voices. Spectacular!!!!

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Buy the Drink Package!!! Well Worth it!!!

Ports of call

Naples, Italy

4 out of 5

Messina, Sicily

5 out of 5

Valletta, Malta

5 out of 5

Barcelona, Spain

5 out of 5

Marseille (Provence), France

5 out of 5

Genoa, Italy

5 out of 5

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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