Great destination, not so great ship

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

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 49

Overall rating:

3.5 out of 5
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MSC Splendida

7 Night United Arab Emirates & Oman (Dubai Roundtrip)

Sail date: February 24, 2018

Ship: MSC Splendida

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 10007

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

The destination was great, but overall the service didn't meet the standards.


3 out of 5
There was no special welcome for suites.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
We were not satisfied with the food. Quality of the food was very poor and there was a minimal selection. Food provided on the island stop was unsatisfactory.

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5
There was not much interesting things to do.


2 out of 5
The shows were short and not special.

Service and Staff

4 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
The cabin was in suite category and had two rooms and one bathroom. The balcony was long but very narrow. No special privileges for our suite.

Ship tip

Interesting destination.

Ports of call

Dubai, U.A.E.

5 out of 5

Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

5 out of 5


2 out of 5

Muscat, Oman

5 out of 5


3 out of 5

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