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MSC Seaside
First launched
2017
First launched
Passengers
4134
Passengers
Ports Visited
22
Ports visited
Cruises from $88 per day
$88
From Price per day
Total Gross Tonnage of MSC Seaside
153,516
Gross Tonnage

MSC Seaside Cruises

4.5
(from 2 verified customers)

MSC Seaside rewrites the rule book of cruise ship design, combining indoor and outdoor areas to connect you with the sea like never before. Located as low as Deck 8 is a unique seafront promenade lined with places to eat, drink, shop, swim and sunbathe. And you can enjoy superb views from the two glass-floored catwalks and panoramic elevators. She is one of the larger ships in the MSC fleet with a 153,516 GT she is able to carry up to 5331 passengers.

MSC Seaside is superbly modern in design, created especially with families and for suite guests looking for 'ship-within-a-ship' privacy in mind. Young passengers have an aqua park top-of-the-ship with the most interactive and originally-designed aqua park at sea: five water slides aquatubes, tipping buckets, spray cannons, solid stream jets, rain tree, and mini-slide; also an adventure park with rope courses next to the pool; all over two decks and some suspended above the water. Inside there are nine food outlets offering an international range of cuisines, as well as 20 bars. Entertainment areas include the main theatre presenting Broadway shows, a stylish comedy club, sports bar, and even a full-sized bowling alley. Read more

The ship’s enhanced MSC Yacht Club facilities offer a specialty dining room, private solarium, lounge, and pool.

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Ship Specification

Maiden voyage: 2017
Number of decks: 13
Tonnage: 153516
Cabins: 67
Passengers: 4134
Number of crew: 1413
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Onboard Experience

  • Dining

    Dining on the MSC Seaside

    MSC Seaside has nine dining options, four of which are complimentary. There are two main dining rooms and two buffets. The principal dining rooms have open seating for breakfast and lunch, and two seatings for dinner. ‘Anytime’ dining is available for guests in higher cabins. Read more

    Expect a formal evening during a cruise. Children have the option of their own dining area, time and menu. The pay-extra specialty dining restaurants can be booked ahead of your cruise. They include Butcher’s Cut for steaks, the Asian Market Kitchen, Teppanyaki, Ocean Bay Restaurant, and Bistro – La Boheme. Yacht Club guests have their own complimentary specialty restaurant that includes drinks with meals. At all hours casual dining is available at the Marketplace buffet and Biscayne Bay Buffet and Pizzeria. Dining venues offer good views out to sea, a delightful ambiance.

  • Bars

    Bar on the MSC Seaside

    A refreshing choice of 19 bars and lounges for an evening of laughter with friends, accompanied by drinks)

  • Entertainment

    Entertainment on the MSC Seaside

    The line offers a rich program of shows, Broadway and Las Vegas-style theatrical performances, live music and nightlife. Fast-moving commentary comes in up to six languages, depending on your cruise location. Many productions will be visual rather than spoken. There’s plenty of live music, dancing and special activities to keep you awake till late.)

  • Activities

    Activities on the MSC Seaside

    MSC Seaside offers endless fun for everyone, with a high-tech theater, bowling alleys and an interactive, multi-story water park featuring 5 water slides, an adventure trail and an AquaPlay™ area designed for tots.)

  • Health & Fitness

    Fitness on the MSC Seaside

    The MSC Aurea Spa is a luxurious Balinese spa offering signature relaxation treatments to revitalize body and soul. Complete with a thermal area, beauty salon and nail boutique, the MSC Aurea Spa will leave you feeling pampered from head to toe. Equipped with the latest Technogym® cardio and strength-training equipment, the panoramic gym on board MSC Seaside offers a wide range of original fitness courses and training programs: perfect for anyone who wants to stay in shape as they cruise.)

  • Kids

    Kids activities on the MSC Seaside

    Youngsters access brand products from LEGO and Chicco. The Amusement Park and Aqua Park are adjoining, and certainly will become the focus for younger ones.)

  • Inclusions

    • Activities - organised & individual
    • All main meals on-board
    • Butler & valet services (select cabins)
    • Captain's welcome cocktail party and Gala Evening
    • Coffee, tea & milk 24 hrs
    • Cruise Director & all English speaking staff
    • Entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
    • In-cabin continental breakfast for higher classes
    • Kids clubs & teen programs (3-17 yrs)
    • Service charge: Up to €0/USD12.50/AUD18 (12 & over) daily, child over 1 pay half. Ask about pre-payment.
    • Ship-shore-ship transfers
    • Traditional/set time & multi-venue dining
    • Under 12s sharing cabin w/ 2 adults: ask about free travel (pay port dues)
    • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor

Covid Safety

The health and wellbeing of passengers and crew is of the utmost importance for MSC Cruises and for us at Clean Cruising. Health and safety policies are constantly under review and being enhanced to reflect the latest advice from health authorities and leading-edge innovations. Initiatives including universal health screening and COVID-19 testing pre-embarkation, hospital grade-air filtration systems, increased sanitation measures, extended ship to shore safety, social distancing practices aboard, additional medical staff and facilities, daily temperature checks and contingency planning in case of suspected cases.

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Customer cruise ship ratings

MSC Seaside has an average of 4.5 Stars based on 2 Guest Reviews

  • Overall
    4.5
  • Cabin
    4.5
  • Dining
    4
  • Entertainment
    5
  • Service
    4.5

Destination & Ports

Visited Ports

Highlights

  • On MSC Seaside, you can enjoy the spectacular ocean views while you eat. And with nine delightful eateries to choose from.

  • Fun and excitement for all ages, including standout family activities.

  • The accommodation on MSC Seaside offers a seamless blend of comfort and style, including luxury suites with private whirlpool baths and specially designed combinable staterooms for families and groups of up to 10 people.

Cabins

The ship features open, modular, connected staterooms, convertible staterooms and cluster cabins for families and groups, and luxury suites with private jacuzzis and hanging gardens. In all there are 11 stateroom types. They include yacht club royal, deluxe, and interior suites; family-size suites with balconies; grand suites; and standard balcony, outside and interior rooms. Roughly 72% of the cabins will have a balcony and 76% will be located outside.

All staterooms feature double beds (or two singles), wardrobe, bathroom with tub and shower, air-conditioning, mini bar and safe, interactive TV, telephone, and WiFi connection (for a fee). There’s a turndown service to prepare your bed each night. Higher stateroom ‘Experiences’ move you to a higher deck and offer more perks. Family cluster cabins made up of 2 or 3 connecting cabins, for up to 10 people. MSC Yacht Club passengers also get priority boarding, dedicated priority check-in and checkout, butler service available 24 hours, dedicated concierge 24 hours a day, private restaurant, unlimited drinks in all MSC Yacht Club venues or from the minibar, complimentary beverage selection, and exclusive access to The One Sun Deck and Top Sail Lounge, free Thermal Suite and direct private lift to the MSC Aurea Spa and 24-hour (free) room service. When booking, check where you are in relation to the water park area. Interestingly, on MSC ships there is no deck 17, and no staterooms ending in 17, due to an Italian superstition.)

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  • Balcony

    Balcony on the MSC Seaside Balcony on the MSC Seaside

    Cabin Types

    FLP, FLA, B3, B2, B1, BBL

    Average Cabin Size – 17.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.0 m2

    Description: Super Family Plus Staterooms comprise three connecting staterooms, with 3 bathrooms and 3 balconies. They can comfortably accommodate up to 10 people. Includes the Fantastica Experience:* Better stateroom location.* Priority choice of early or late dinner seating.* Guests can add on a pre-paid drink package for discounted beverages on board.* Free Master Chef and language classes for kids (age 3 to 11): Kids can attend a free cooking course hosted by the Pastry Chef or learn basic sentences in 6 different languages in the mini club. Both classes occur twice a week and all participants receive a chef certificate or school certificate depending on what course is taken.* 50% off all fitness and personal trainer.* Free continental breakfast delivered to your stateroom, including pastries, juices & coffee after 6am.* Free 12-hour room service delivery (from 6am to 11pm, after which the delivery fee may apply).

  • Interior

    Interior on the MSC Seaside Interior on the MSC Seaside

    Cabin Types

    YIN, O2, O1, BOU, I3, I2, I1, BIN, SGB

    Average Cabin Size – 15.8 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    All beds can be both single or double (on request). Spacious wardrobe. Bathroom with shower. Interactive TV. Telephone. Wifi connection available (for a fee). Mini bar, Nespresso type machine and safe. Air conditioning. Inside cabin. Surface approx. from 226 sq. ft. MSC Yacht Club Experience Includes: The MSC Yacht Club offers a cruise experience like no other. Lavishly appointed suites, exclusive 24-hour butler service and a dedicated concierge are only the start. All-inclusive private restaurant, unlimited drinks in all MSC Yacht Club areas or from your minibar and exclusive access to The One Sun Deck and Top Sail Lounge are just some of the other privileges. Open dining times in a private restaurant (open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner). Private lounge, pool and bar. Private entrance to the MSC Aurea Spa & Fitness center.

  • Yacht Club Suite

    Yacht Club Suite on the MSC Seaside Yacht Club Suite on the MSC Seaside

    Cabin Types

    YC3, YH1, YC1

    Average Cabin Size – 42.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 20.5 m2

    Double bed, spacious wardrobe. Bathroom with tub and shower. Interactive TV, telephone and safe. Wifi connection available (for a fee). Bar setup, refrigerator and Nespresso type machine. Air conditioning. Surface approxim. 614 sq. ft., with a balcony of 355 sq. ft. with dining table and private whirlpool bath. MSC Yacht Club Experience Includes: The MSC Yacht Club offers a cruise experience like no other. Lavishly appointed suites, exclusive 24-hour butler service and a dedicated concierge are only the start. All-inclusive private restaurant, unlimited drinks in all MSC Yacht Club areas or from your minibar and exclusive access to The One Sun Deck and Top Sail Lounge are just some of the other privileges. Open dining times in a private restaurant (open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner). Private lounge, pool and bar. Private entrance to the MSC Aurea Spa & Fitness center.

  • Suite

    Suite on the MSC Seaside Suite on the MSC Seaside

    Cabin Types

    SD3, SJ3, SE3, SE, S3, S2

    Average Cabin Size – 23.2 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 7.5 m2

    Two bedrooms: one with double bed and one with two single beds. Two bathrooms: one with bathtub and one with shower. Air conditioning. Large wardrobe. Interactive TV. Telephone. Wifi connection available (for a fee). Mini bar and safe. These suites can comfortably accommodate up to 5 people. Surface: 527.44 sq.ft. Balcony Size 182.99 sq.ft. Aurea Experience includes: In addition to all the features of ‘Bella’ and ‘Fantastica’, the ‘Aurea’ Experience offers a series of relaxing benefits for body and soul. Embark smoothly with priority boarding then relax in an elegant stateroom where you’ll find a set of free well-being products as well as a complimentary bathrobe and slippers. Dine at the time of your choice in a reserved area of the main dining room, enjoying 24-hour unlimited drinks.* Bask in the exclusivity of a private sun deck (available only for adults). Best of all, take advantage of a fantastic Spa package including a spa welcome cocktail, one massage of your choice from the spa menu, tanning shower, private wellness consultation and unlimited use of the Thermal Area throughout your cruise (available only for adults). Set sail for pure relaxation. * Note: Depending on cruise destination, the drinks package may be either All-Inclusive Restaurant & Bar Drink Package or All-Inclusive Classic Drink Package.

Deck Plans for MSC Seaside

Legend

  • Sofa bed
  • 3rd bed is a pullman bed
  • 3rd & 4th beds are pullman beds
  • Double sofa bed
  • Connecting staterooms
  • Sofa converts into bunk bed (3rd and 4th beds)
  • Cabin for guests with reduced mobility
  • Jacuzzi
  • Obstructed views
  • Staterooms with partial metal/partial glass balconies
  • No access
  • Staterooms with metal balconies
  • Balcony with metal balustrade
  • Balcony with half glass half metal balustrade 
  • Ambulatory accessible cabins
  • Ship configuration may be subject to change depending on the season and on the destination

MSC Seaside Next 5 Departures

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26 Jun 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1274
03 Jul 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1374
10 Jul 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1374
17 Jul 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1524
24 Jul 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1624
31 Jul 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1624
01 Aug 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $1624
07 Aug 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1774
08 Aug 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $1774
14 Aug 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1774
15 Aug 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $1774
21 Aug 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1624
22 Aug 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $1624
28 Aug 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1524
29 Aug 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $1524
04 Sep 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $1274
05 Sep 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $1274
12 Sep 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $1124
19 Sep 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $1024
26 Sep 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $974
02 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $874
03 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $874
09 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $874
10 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $874
16 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $824
17 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $824
23 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $824
24 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $824
30 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Genoa return Genoa $724
31 Oct 2021 MSC Seaside cruise from Marseille return Marseille $724
06 Nov 2021 Italy, France, Spain Genoa $724
13 Nov 2021 Genoa,Marseille,Barcelona,Cadiz,Lisbon,Funchal,San Genoa $1759
13 Nov 2021 Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Brazil Genoa $1959
14 Nov 2021 Marseille,Barcelona,Cadiz,Lisbon,Funchal,Santa Cru Marseille $1659
15 Nov 2021 Barcelona,Cadiz,Lisbon,Funchal,Santa Cruz de Tener Barcelona $1549
15 Nov 2021 Barcelona,Cadiz,Lisbon,Funchal,Santa Cruz de Tener Barcelona $1759
18 Nov 2021 Lisbon,Funchal,Santa Cruz de Tenerife,Salvador,Ilh Lisbon $1239
18 Nov 2021 Lisbon,Funchal,Santa Cruz de Tenerife,Salvador,Ilh Lisbon $1449
19 Mar 2022 Brazil, Spain, Portugal, France, Italy Santos (Sao Paulo) $1649
19 Mar 2022 Santos,Rio de Janeiro,Salvador,Maceio,Santa Cruz d Santos (Sao Paulo) $1549
19 Mar 2022 Santos,Rio de Janeiro,Salvador,Maceio,Santa Cruz d Santos (Sao Paulo) $1439
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07 Dec 2021 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $899
11 Dec 2021 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $769
14 Dec 2021 Salvador,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $769
17 Dec 2021 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $769
20 Dec 2021 Salvador,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $769
23 Dec 2021 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $1019
26 Dec 2021 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Copacaba Salvador $1899
30 Dec 2021 Santos,Ilha Grande,Copacabana,Ilheus,Salvador,Buzi Santos (Sao Paulo) $1899
07 Jan 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $1169
12 Jan 2022 Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio Maceio $1019
15 Jan 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $1019
18 Jan 2022 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $1019
19 Jan 2022 Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio Maceio $1019
22 Jan 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $1019
25 Jan 2022 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $1019
26 Jan 2022 Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio Maceio $949
29 Jan 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $949
01 Feb 2022 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $949
02 Feb 2022 Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio Maceio $919
05 Feb 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $919
08 Feb 2022 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $919
09 Feb 2022 Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio Maceio $919
12 Feb 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $919
15 Feb 2022 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $919
16 Feb 2022 Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio Maceio $919
19 Feb 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $919
22 Feb 2022 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $919
23 Feb 2022 Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio Maceio $1219
26 Feb 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $1219
01 Mar 2022 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $1219
02 Mar 2022 Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio Maceio $919
05 Mar 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $919
08 Mar 2022 Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador Salvador $919
09 Mar 2022 Maceio,Buzios,Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio Maceio $919
12 Mar 2022 Santos,Ilha Grande,Salvador,Maceio,Buzios,Santos Santos (Sao Paulo) $919
13 Nov 2021 Genoa,Marseille,Barcelona,Cadiz,Lisbon Genoa $469
22 Jun 2021 Siracusa,Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Valletta,Sira Siracusa $1224
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25 Jun 2021 Italy, Malta Rome (Civitavecchia) $1274
29 Jun 2021 Siracusa,Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Valletta,Sira Siracusa $1274
30 Jun 2021 Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Valletta,Siracusa,Tara Taranto $1374
02 Jul 2021 Italy, Malta Rome (Civitavecchia) $1374
06 Jul 2021 Siracusa,Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Valletta,Sira Siracusa $1374
07 Jul 2021 Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Valletta,Siracusa,Tara Taranto $1374
09 Jul 2021 Italy, Malta Rome (Civitavecchia) $1374
13 Jul 2021 Siracusa,Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Valletta,Sira Siracusa $1374
14 Jul 2021 Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Valletta,Siracusa,Tara Taranto $1524
16 Jul 2021 Italy, Malta Rome (Civitavecchia) $1524
20 Jul 2021 Siracusa,Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Valletta,Sira Siracusa $1524
21 Jul 2021 Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Valletta,Siracusa,Tara Taranto $1624
23 Jul 2021 Italy, Malta Rome (Civitavecchia) $1624
27 Jul 2021 Siracusa,Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Marseille,Sir Siracusa $1624
28 Jul 2021 Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Marseille,Siracusa,Tar Taranto $1624
30 Jul 2021 Italy, France Rome (Civitavecchia) $1624
03 Aug 2021 Siracusa,Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Marseille,Sir Siracusa $1624
04 Aug 2021 Taranto,Civitavecchia,Genoa,Marseille,Siracusa,Tar Taranto $1774

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