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 MSC Orchestra

The Mediterranean Shipping Cruises' Orchestra ship was designed in an Italian style. Scattered around its 13 decks are five dining venues and a variety of activity areas ranging from tennis courts to outdoor movie showings. For a healthy mind and body, a meditation and fitness area provide a stunning view of the sea.

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 User Reviews

  • Name Age # of Cruises Desitination
  • Vanessa 27 1 Norwegian Fjords

    We absolutely loved staying on the MSC Orchestra and would recommend it to anyone. The food, service and overall impression was excellent. We would do it any time again. Norway and the fjords are...read more

    17 users found this review helpful.
  • Joseph Charles Moore 54 12 Mediterranean

    I know that this company is an Italian company, but a "mafia" company nobody knows. The Italian passengers are so rude and depending where they are form more rude. The company procedure are...read more

    14 users found this review helpful.
  • H Bingham 64 6 Baltic and Norwegian Fjords

    We did two MSC cruises "back to back" ex Copenhagen. Cruise 1 14 May 2011 and cruise 2 21 May 2011. These were our third and fourth cruises with MSC. The Orchestra is a large ship and offers...read more

    10 users found this review helpful.
  • Stuart Rice 43 15 Norwegian Fjords

    FOUL....dont bother with this cruise at all. Food was ABYSMAL....the brochure lies. We were expecting good Italian food. Soups were like walpaper paste. Salads came swimming in water with...read more

    5 users found this review helpful.
  • Sigrid Kueng 53 10 Bermuda

    We usually cruise with Princess and this was an experiment with MSC. - Never again!! The European service staff was arrogant, unprofessional and unfriendly. My husband and I are European ourselves...read more

    29 users found this review helpful.
  • Suzanne 38 11 Eastern

    This was the worst experience I have ever had. I wanted to get off the ship after two days and go home. Everything about this cruise line was horrible; especially the staff. The food was...read more

    11 users found this review helpful.
  • Bradley Breece 44 1 Orcestra

    Most ship personnel cannot understand or speak simple english. The menu in the deck 13 cafeteria was same basic menu 7 days straight. A room service tray placed in the hallway at 3 am was still...read more

    15 users found this review helpful.
  • Wayne Nelson 39 6 Caribbean

    Excellent cruise value especially considering kids under 17 yrs sail free. Ship was immaculate although considerable ship movement/vibrations felt regardless of deck level or location. Superior...read more

    31 users found this review helpful.
  • Harvey Fehr 48 8 Western Caribbean

    We really enjoyed the itinerary, the ship, weather (not that it can be controlled), however the service staff and food needs a little work. Being an Italian ship the menu had alot of Italian...read more

    49 users found this review helpful.
  • Nita 52 12 Caribbean

    Not good. We had 2 weeks on the ship and after a week we wanted off. The safe malfunctioned at least 8 times not only causing a inconvenience, but leaving us to feel our security was at risk. Our...read more

    19 users found this review helpful.
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Ship Summary
  • Operator:MSC Cruises
  • Capacity (double occupancy):2550
  • Builder:Aker Yards
  • Full Capacity:3013
  • Inaugurated:2007
  • Space Ratio:NA
  • Gross Tonnage:89600
  • Crew:987
  • Length:964 Ft