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Overview: A multitude of choices, including many dining options, add up to a very attractive vacation package, highly suitable for families with children, in a floating leisure center that provides ample facilities for enjoyment. The dress code is very casual – no jacket and tie ...

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Cruise Reviews - MSC Cruises - MSC Melody

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MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 31st Mar 2014, By

MSC Splendida 21 - 28 March We were in the Yacht Club which was well worth the additional cost, we had our own butler, we were met at the quayside having been transferred by car from the airport....

2044 views , 0 of 5 people found this useful , 1 comment

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 21st Jun 2012, By

We had an enjoyable cruise last summer on the MSC Melody from Genoa. Ports of call were Malaga, Cadiz, Lisbon, Casablanca, Palma, Menorca, and Villefranche. Good points: -The Melody is an old...

2806 views , 4 of 6 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 5th May 2012, By

Returned a couple of weeks ago from cruising Eastern Med on the MSC Melody. It was fantastic and we had a superb time. Food was excellent both in the restaurant and the buffet, staff were helpful...

2984 views , 8 of 12 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Africa

on 18th Mar 2012, By

MSC MELODY 20 Feb-09 Mar. BA flight from Heathrow to Cape Town went well, an auspicious start I thought - how wrong can you be?? On arrival at Cape Town at 6.00am local time (4.00am GMT) we were...

3788 views , 30 of 33 people found this useful , 3 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Africa

on 16th Mar 2012, By

We have been regular cruisers with MSC (Gold card holders, no less) because of the destinations they offer. On this occasion we had visited family in South Africa and the main attraction of the...

3579 views , 21 of 21 people found this useful , 4 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Africa

on 26th Feb 2012, By

The boat trip to nowhere was fantastic,friendly staff and neat ,BUT i dont know if it was because it was the ship`s last trip in south african waters that they just did not worry about the food at...

2235 views , 3 of 12 people found this useful , 1 comment

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Adriatic

on 6th Jan 2012, By

We flew from Gatwick to and from Genoa where the ship was waiting. The inside cabin was not the most spacious we have had, by any means, but it was clean and adequate. The food was of a high...

2694 views , 6 of 13 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 31st Dec 2011, By

We sailed from Genoa and met 4 people who shared our dining table. 2 of them had cruised once before but for the other 2 this was the 1st time. The cabin was very basic but adequate for the time...

2529 views , 5 of 9 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Africa

on 29th Dec 2011, By

Had an 18 night cruise from Genoa to Cape Town with MSC on the ship Melody in Dec'2011. I thought some of the reviews about this ship did not give a fair account of it. It is an older ship and not...

3290 views , 11 of 13 people found this useful , 2 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 22nd Sep 2011, By

MSC Melody in June to celebrate our anniversary.Went mainly for the itinerary but what a wonderful cruise we had.Yes she is dated and the stateroom was tired but everything in perspective,We had...

2149 views , 10 of 13 people found this useful

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 6th Jun 2011, By

The Melody is 30 years old & shows every year of it. Cabin staff & bar waiters 5* other staff rude,not helpfull.Food,well you would have to think twice about giving it to your pet...

2929 views , 14 of 24 people found this useful , 1 comment

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 23rd Apr 2011, By

This was the second time we have cruised on the Melody. Our previous experience of the ship (some 5 years ago ) was that it was OK but that the service in the restaurant was poor. The ship was...

2897 views , 8 of 10 people found this useful , 2 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Adriatic

on 22nd Apr 2011, By

We sailed on MSC Melody from Genoa visiting several ports to Istanbul and as far as Yalta and Odessa. On the positive side the cabin and public places were clean. There was an aweful lot lacking...

2911 views , 8 of 8 people found this useful , 1 comment

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Africa

on 1st Apr 2011, By

Before starting to write this review, I looked back to the review I wrote following my other trip with MSC in 2006. I believed that this one would follow very similar lines, and I have to say I...

2515 views , 4 of 4 people found this useful , 1 comment

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 13th Mar 2011, By

Background I’m a single European woman in her late forties who has travelled extensively in the last 30 years. This was my eleventh cruise with MSC although my first on this ship. I normally...

2625 views , 13 of 13 people found this useful , 4 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 14th Feb 2011, By

We booked our first family cruise hoping to experience something different and to visit a wide variety of places. Well, we did have a great experience on the ship and saw some great places. Our...

2862 views , 4 of 4 people found this useful , 2 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Africa

on 13th Feb 2011, By

MSC Melody to Cape Town Dec.2010 First voyage on my own and I didn't really know what to expect. I had travelled on the Melody before and knew what she was like and my way around her. The...

3057 views , 7 of 7 people found this useful , 4 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 12th Feb 2011, By

It was my birthday treat - we could not really afford a cruise but as MSC offered kids free we found this holiday affordable. My husband and children had not been on a cruise before so did not...

2118 views , 6 of 7 people found this useful , 3 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Africa

on 20th Jan 2011, By

Anyone thinking of embarking on their first cruise should avoid booking with MSC at all costs! Your voyage of discovery will, like mine, turn into a voyage of indigestion. You will not be living...

7369 views , 11 of 15 people found this useful , 39 comments

MSC CRUISES / MSC Melody / Mediterranean

on 27th Dec 2010, By

We flew out of Heathrow with BA all according to plan early morning, arriving Milan to board a coach for a reasonably interesting two hour ride to Genoa, arriving just after mid day. The boarding...

2363 views , 5 of 5 people found this useful
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