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Average Rating based on 1 Review
Value For Money  1.00/5  (1.00)
Cabin Design  4.00/5  (4.00)
Entertainment  1.00/5  (1.00)
Food Quality  1.00/5  (1.00)
Ship Maintenance  4.00/5  (4.00)

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Value For Money  3.65/5  (3.65)
Cabin Design  3.91/5  (3.91)
Entertainment  3.33/5  (3.33)
Fitness Center  3.43/5  (3.43)
Food Quality  3.35/5  (3.35)
Ship Maintenance  4.57/5  (4.57)
Spa  3.89/5  (3.89)
Specialty Restaurant  2.90/5  (2.90)
Staff and Service  3.59/5  (3.59)

 
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MSC Fantasia
MSC Fantasia

MSC Fantasia, Your ship of dreams.

Che Bella! How beautiful is our newest ship, MSC Fantasia. She brings your dream of sailing in true European elegance and style, to life.

Greater in length than the height of the Eiffel Tower, MSC Fantasia offers countless vacation pleasures, such as the Aurea Spa wellbeing center with thermal cave for relaxation and rejuvenation. For the kids, our children's play area includes a swimming pool with waterslide. And our Acqua Park features 150 illuminated musical fountains. A magnificent theater seats 1,700 with unique live entertainment each night, or catch a movie at the interactive 4-D cinema. You can also test your skills at our Formula 1 simulators or surf the net in a Wi-Fi zone.

For dinner, choose from six main restaurants including El Sombrero Tex Mex with an open kitchen, a lovely French restaurant and a panoramic restaurant serving Italian regional specialties.

The MSC Fantasia is the largest cruise ship ever built for a European ship owner. She has 1,637 staterooms, 80% oceanview, many with private balconies. What's more, our state of the art cruise ship features an eco-friendly design to safeguard the environment without sacrificing the comfort of our guests.

Onboard you will discover a first in our fleet --the MSC Yacht Club-- offering a privileged maritime experience with rich gleaming wood, Italian marble and illuminated Swarovski crystal stairs. Our exclusive enclave includes a library, swimming pool and private lounge where a transparent ceiling allows guests to gaze at the starlit sky. The Yacht Club's 99 spacious VIP suites offer comfortable luxury complete with butler service and concierge. Enjoy high tea served by your butler and sip a drink by the skydome pool or in the Yacht Club's exclusive Observation Lounge with "captain's views."

Ultimately, MSC Fantasia is perfectly designed for luxury cruising to a spectacular array of destinations. Please join us for a cruise vacation you won't soon forget.

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The menu was below par and entertainment, other than the shows, was lacking., July 1, 2010
Reviewer: tunabig
Pros: The ports of call were interesting and fun.
Cons: Cruise experience
Date of cruise: June 18, 2010
Departure port: Barcelona
Region visited: Mediterranean
Cabin category: Balcony
Cabin number: 10084
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Value For Money   1.00/5  (1)
Cabin Design   4.00/5  (4)
Entertainment   1.00/5  (1)
Food Quality   1.00/5  (1)
Ship Maintenance   4.00/5  (4)

Some of the staff at the reception and accounting desk need to adjust their attitudes. There is definitely a negative attitude towards Americans. The ship's passengers are 90 percent Italian and some were outright rude and without manners.

The food, as compared to other cruise lines we have sailed(Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian), was terrible. The menu was limited. Never was there offered any lobster or choice beef such as prime rib or filet mignon. The desserts were ordinary. Also, with the exception of breakfast, you pay for everything including coffee, tea, and water.

The evening shows were fine but there was a total lack of entertainment after that. The extent of the dancing was line dancing which included children, even after midnight. The only saving grace were the ports of call.

We will NEVER sail MSC again. Another couple sailed with us and they too will never sail with MSC again.
 
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