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MSC Splendida

Embark on a dream voyage with the MSC Splendida, a jewel of the seas that blends Italian elegance with cutting-edge design. Sail into the azure heart of the Mediterranean and the vibrant ports of South Africa on an unforgettable journey that delights the senses and captivates the soul. This award-winning ship, a testament to MSC's commitment to world-class cruising experiences, offers an unparalleled blend of comfort, entertainment, and gastronomic excellence, promising an itinerary filled with relaxation, discovery, and delight.

MSC Splendida cruise deals

Italy, Greece & Turkey From Istanbul With Stay
6th Oct 24, 11 Nights - MSC Splendida
Available All Summer 2024 , Includes All Onboard Gratuities! , Includes A 2 Night Hotel Stay In Istanbul
Italy, Greece & Turkey From Istanbul With Stay
6th Oct 24, 11 Nights
MSC Splendida
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Available All Summer 2024 , Includes All Onboard Gratuities! , Includes A 2 Night Hotel Stay In Istanbul

Experience MSC Splendida


Step into a world of culinary delights onboard the MSC Splendida. Diverse onboard dining options are designed to tantalise every palate, with chefs dedicated to crafting dishes inspired by the regions MSC Splendida sails through. From the elegant La Reggia and Villa Verde, serving Mediterranean dishes, to the exotic fusion of flavours at the Oriental Plaza, you're never far from a gastronomic adventure. Not to mention, the Santa Fe Tex Mex and Pago Pago Buffet are perfect for family-friendly dining or quick, casual meals.


Whether you prefer a quiet evening or a night of vibrant entertainment, MSC Splendida offers an extraordinary range of activities. Enjoy spellbinding performances in the Strand Theatre, a Vegas-style palace of the arts, or try your luck at the Royal Palm Casino. If you're looking for relaxation, retreat to the MSC Aurea Spa, a sanctuary of wellness complete with Balinese massages, thalassotherapy, and a fitness area. For the kids and young-at-heart, there are dedicated clubs and a thrilling waterslide that promise endless fun.


Choose from an array of options, ranging from cosy interior staterooms to grand suites with private balconies. Every room is furnished with a tasteful blend of contemporary elegance, featuring modern amenities. Cabins on MSC Splendida are designed with attention to detail, ensuring an indulgent retreat after a day full of exploration and excitement.  

  • Interior Cabin (140 - 170 sq. ft) – comfort and affordability combined in this cosy cabin aboard the MSC Splendida

  • Ocean View Cabin (130-220 sq. ft) – an ever-changing seascape right from your window, making your voyage even more magical.

  • Balcony Cabin (150-200 sq. ft. with a 35 sq. ft balcony) - immerse yourself in the luxury of your private veranda, the perfect place to savour breathtaking ocean views

  • Family Cabins (300 -400 sq. ft. with 80 sq. ft. balcony) – ideal for those who chose to cruise with kids.

  • Premium Suite Aurea (220-310 sq. ft.) – this elegantly-appointed suite, boasts a window to the sea and stylish décor.

  • Grand Suite Aurea (235-385 sq. ft. with a 35-60 sq. ft. balcony) – expansive suite features a sweeping balcony offering grand, panoramic views.

  • MSC Yacht Club Deluxe Suite (235-285 sq. ft. with a 60 sq. ft. balcony) - in addition to a private veranda, guests enjoy the exclusive perks of the MSC Yacht Club

  • MSC Yacht Club Executive Suite (355-380 sq. ft.) – these stylish accommodations offer spacious living areas and come with the exclusive perks of the MSC Yacht Club.

  • MSC Yacht Club Royal Suite (400 sq. ft with a 170 sq. ft balcony) – this exquisite suite offers spacious luxury, exclusive perks, and a personal concierge, making your cruise an extraordinary affair.


The MSC Splendida is a perfect cruise ship for families, couples, and adventure seekers looking for a luxurious vacation steeped in cultural exploration. With a variety of amenities and activities catering to all ages and interests, MSC Splendida ensures every guest has a personalised, unforgettable cruising experience.


The MSC Splendida unlocks an unforgettable journey, weaving through the picturesque Greek Isles and the cultural tapestry of Turkey in the Mediterranean. Experience the vibrant street life of Istanbul, soak in the tranquil beauty of Mykonos, and discover the archaeological wonders of Athens. Meanwhile, our South African sailings offer a unique blend of urban thrills and natural wonders, from the majestic Table Mountain of Cape Town to the vibrant shores of Durban. Extend your journey of discovery with the combined South Africa and Mauritius cruises. Here, the warm, tropical paradise offers unparalleled opportunities for water sports, hiking, and wildlife viewing.

MSC Splendida destinations

MSC Splendida cruise departures

  • Istanbul

Cruise types on board MSC Splendida

FAQs about MSC Splendida

We have put together the following FAQs. We hope that you will be able to find an answer to your question below, but if you require further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our customer service team

What facilities are available for kids on the MSC Splendida?

MSC Splendida is well-equipped to entertain younger cruisers. There are dedicated clubs for different age groups, including the Mini Club for toddlers, the Junior Club for kids, and the Teen's Club for adolescents. The ship also features a range of kid-friendly facilities like a Virtual World Arcade, a 4D Cinema, a Formula 1 simulator, and a thrilling waterslide. A variety of engaging activities and programs are organised to keep children entertained while parents can enjoy their own time.

Tell me more about the MSC Yacht Club on MSC Splendida?

The MSC Yacht Club is an exclusive area with a luxury experience for its members onboard the MSC Splendida. It offers top-tier suites, a 24-hour butler service, a private lounge, a pool, and a dedicated restaurant. Guests of the MSC Yacht Club also enjoy priority check-in and check-out, free drinks in all MSC Yacht Club areas, and a selection of other complimentary services.

Can you smoke onboard the MSC Splendida?

Yes, you can smoke on the MSC Splendida, but only in designated smoking areas. These include certain parts of the open deck and some bars. To ensure the comfort of all the passengers smoking is not permitted in cabins, on cabin balconies, or in most public areas of the ship.