Cabins

What equipment is available in all Cabins?

All cabins are equipped with a mini bar, TV, Interactive TV (only on Musica and Fantasia class ships), safe hairdryer, air conditioning and telephone.

What is the difference between an Internal and an External Cabin?

External cabins feature a porthole or a balcony, while internal ones do not.

What equipment is available in Inside Cabins?

All cabins are equipped with a mini bar, TV, ITV (only on Musica and Fantasia class ships), safe, hairdryer, air conditioning, telephone, shower.

What equipment is available in Ocean View Cabins?

All ocean view cabins are equipped with a mini bar, TV, ITV (only on Musica and Fantasia class ships), safe, hairdryer, air conditioning, telephone, shower and a porthole.

What equipment is available in Balcony Cabins?

All balcony cabins are equipped with a mini bar, TV / ITV (only on Musica and Fantasia class ships), safe, hairdryer, telephone, air conditioning, shower or bathtub, balcony.

What equipment is available in Family Cabins?

Family Cabins have two or more connecting cabins each with its own bathroom and can accommodates up to 10 people.

You can choose between Superfamily Plus, Superfamily + Ocean view or Balcony, Superfamily, Family balcony and Family Ocean view cabins. Available with the Fantastica Experience on: MSC Virtuosa, MSC Grandiosa, MSC Bellissima, MSC Meraviglia, MSC Seaview, MSC Seaside, MSC Preziosa, MSC Divina and MSC Opera.

What equipment is available in Yacht Club Accommodation?

Complete complimentary Mini Bars, Air conditioning, Interactive LCD television, Safe, Hairdryer, Telephone, Wifi Connection (for a fee), Lavish marble bathroom with shower and bath, Ergonomic My form Memory mattresses, Exclusive Egyptian cotton bedding and bathrobes, Choice of Dorelan pillows, Exclusive goodnight chocolates by Venchi, and a 24 hours butler service. (Not available on local South African Cruises)

Can telephone calls be made from my cabin?

Yes, at no cost if the call is to other cabins or to the ship’s facilities (i.e. shops, Guest Services, SPA). For outside calls, a fee will be charged on your on board account; rates and instructions are available on board.

Are there safes in the cabins?

Safes are available in all cabins.

Are there cabins for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility?

Yes, all ships in the fleet contain a number of specially fitted cabins. These cabins should be requested at the time of booking.

Is cabin service available?

Yes, cabin service is available 24/24h, by calling 99 from the telephone in your cabin (Reception-Guest Service).

Is there an on board laundry service?

Yes, there is an on board laundry service, available for a fee. A price list is provided in the cabin, or by calling 99 from the telephone in your cabin.

Electrical appliances & voltage onboard

Electricity on board all ships is supplied at a voltage of 110/220 V in the cabin. Guests may request electrical outlet adapters from the Information Office.

The only electrical appliances permitted in cabins are: electric shavers and hairdryers, battery chargers and computers.


Please note that heat-generating devices (like electric kettles, bottle warmers for babies, electric blankets etc.) are not allowed on board. All cabins come equipped with a hair dryer, and baby bottle warmers are available throughout the ship.

Can I get in-cabin breakfast?

Yes, in-cabin breakfast is served every morning (except on disembarkation day) from 7am to 10am. It is included in the Fantastica, Aurea and Yacht Club experiences, while it carries a fee of €/$3.50 for Bella. A doorknob menu is available in the cabin. To order breakfast select the items required and leave the menu hanging on the doorknob outside the cabin the night before.

What is a daily programme?

It is a detailed programme which is delivered to the cabin every evening for the following day. It includes important information about life on board, nautical peculiarities, timings of activities, dining, facilities, phone directory and more. It also contains full information on the activities and entertainment presented by the entertainment staff. 

Guests will also receive the Daily Specials, listing the special offers and promotions available the following day. Copies are also available at the Reception-Guest Service.

What facilities are available forfamilies with small children?

All ships feature a Mini Club for children from 3 to 6 year old; Juniors Club from 7 to 11; Young Club from 12 to 14;  and Teens Club from 15 to 17. Additionally, babies from 6 months to 3 years old can play at the Mini Club with their parents and follow the MSC Babytime programme. Parents can leave babies between 1 and 3 with the youth staff at the Mini Club and enjoy the MSC Babycare playing activities. All children can be signed up to the Clubs at no cost.

What will the temperature be like on board?

MSC ensures that the temperature inside our ships is pleasantly regulated taking into account the weather conditions. The temperature in your cabin can be easily regulated using the thermostat.

What are the payment methods on board?

All on board purchases are made with the personal cruise card, eliminating the need to carry cash or credit cards. Cash deposits can be made or a credit card can be registered to the cruise card at any time during a cruise.

For more information on onboard payment methods click here.

Is there wi-fi in the cabin?

Wi-Fi is available on board all of our ships (at a fee).