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Cape Town Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Cape Town

Traveler rating

Excellent

22

Very Good

15

Average

7

Poor

7

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Luxury Cruises

83

Family Cruises

54

Entertainment Cruises

39

Senior Cruises

33

Romantic Cruises

27

54 Cape Town Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


Alma G avatar

Alma G

1 Review Written

Cape Town PE Durban cruise

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Due to the delay we only embarked on 26Jan 2019 sadly missing two days of fun we were looking forward to..nevertheless once on board we were in awe of the beauty & magnitude of the ship & then the fun started. We ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Cpdennis

1 Review Written

The cruise was delayed by two days, which spoilt the entire cruise.

The food was poor compared to previous cruises. The bar service was slow and the quality of the cocktails was inconsistent. The cabins were very comfortable and clean. The embarkation process was a circus. Having ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Johnglasgow13

1 Review Written

Never ever again ! Cruise from hell !!

Well where to start with this one ! I have been on a number of cruises and decided to include one on my recent visit to South Africa, bad choice as this cruise was easily the worst I have ever been on. Too much ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Tashreeq

1 Review Written

"Wow what an extraordinary trip - once in a lifetime experience"

We were 10 family members that went on the MSC Musica cruise from 20th January 2019 to 24 January 2019. We thoroughly enjoyed it and what an experience. The staff were very professional and helpful, especially the ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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cvanreenen

1 Review Written

Overall I had an awesome experience.

I was invited by a friend to tag along. Was my first cruise. The staff/crew were extremely friendly and helpful. A wider variety of cocktails should be made available. I had a cocktail booklet and it was very ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Mic8603210

1 Review Written

Exciting and not my last cruise

We as family decide to cruise from Cape Town to Walvisbay for the first time everything was good breakfast was okay Lunch in Restaurant was also okay but accept for one thing the Pizza at night as well as day was to ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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jmaneklal

1 Review Written

Almost perfect

We took this cruise to celebrate my daughters first birthday. The cruise itself was good, but due to high winds we were not able to dock on the last day. As a result we had to spend an extra two nights at sea. With ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Engela Reinke

1 Review Written

Superb!

i booked this date because I we did not want to go on the Jazz cruise. As it was our first time on a cruise ship, we were quite amazed with everything. The interior of the ship, wow! Our cabin was a real surprise. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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SheldonT

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable

Chosen cruise was a family cruise and loved it. Restaurants was well filled and had good service levels in the restaurants. Buffet was excellent although there needs to be some sort of system in place when ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Cornel Fransman

1 Review Written

Entertainment was great

This was our first cruise and we really enjoyed it. The only problem that I encounter was on deck 7....I would suggest that all entries to the Casino to closed at all time. The Casino is a smoking area and is ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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9723

1 Review Written

Cruise was fantastic

Well, this trip is me time, and what better place to spend it on the MSC, no better place to be, from embracking, just to see familiar faces who is gonna be on that boat, and as you get on that boat, its a 5 start ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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lfurst

1 Review Written

Absolutely amazing, will definitely cruise with MSC in the near future

I chose MSC due to my great previous experiences with them. Their staff are so friendly and very efficient. I will always esteem MSC very highly to my clients and ensure their cruise will be magical. The dining and ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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MarthaGoosen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Unfriendliest and Unhelpfull crew

This was my 3rd cruise with MSC. The Ship is well Maintained. Very neat and clean and well looked after. The entertainment crew were friendly and good. The barmen in the Cigar Lounge were very friendly and ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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shiplife11

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Below the usual standard

Having cruised on MSC numerous times, both locally and internationally this cruise was way below the standard i have come to expect. Embarkation was a nightmare, as people queued outside the terminal with no ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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debgeoff

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

4th cruise with MSC and NEVER EVER again.

We love cruising and have done many cruises on various ships but this experience was the worst by far.We sailed up to Walvis on the 20th January. The embarkation procedure was a complete disaster- we had two small ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Zaitoonah

1 Review Written

Amazing and fantastic

When we embarked it was a long wait as this was a jazz cruise, but we'll worth the wait. I will do it again. The food, music, the kitchen staff, waiters and room attendants and cleaning crew was amazing. Iam ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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smurfie0808

1 Review Written

Best family memory ever

It was my first en not last trip on a MSC ship. This as i said was the best memory i could give my family. We did not see our our 2 boys for the first 2 days due to all the on board entertainment and supervision ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Andriesdj

1 Review Written

Brilliant Bokboottrip

We selected this trip as it was arranged by Bokradio and this is where it was advertised regularly as well as we are listeners of this radio station every day. The number of Afrikaans singers whom committed to the ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Ethan8

1 Review Written

Cocktails

It was just an amazing experience. I had on the MSC Musica and also thank you so much for the great kindness shown by die crew members and staff. The cocktails were amazing. The disco made the hole cruise for me. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Volente

1 Review Written

MSC amazing

The cruise was amazing. The weather was a bit against us in CPT harbor but the crew tried the best to keep on going with activities even though we were anchored. It great for the whole family. I felt safe with my ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Sethie

1 Review Written

Bad service

This was our first cruise, the whole family went with, as well as my grandchild. The ticket info said that boarding takes place between 10.30am and 4pm. We arrived after 9am, excited to board early. When we got ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Tricia1

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Ship needs to be taken out of service

destination good but wouldn't recommend this as ship needs to be replaced by o old. The whole experience of this cruise was as if I had been in an old people's home. The entertainment was geared for this and so ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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delecia

1 Review Written

Perfect Family Vacation

It was our second cruise. This time we took the whole family to share in the wonderful experience. The new cruisers enjoyed every moment, except for the day that we went through the storm and almost everyone was sea ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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PGurun

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

East Africa Oceania Cruise

We are destination driven cruisers and were excited to see this itinerary offered by Oceania. Overall our experience aboard the Nautica was very good. We did need a cabin change, and luckily one was available in ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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adeles081979

1 Review Written

A wonderful 1st time!!!

We thoroughly enjoyed the cruise! Our son's had a blast at the kids clubs and were happy to stay there, in fact if they could they would remain with the club staff the entire journey! The only thing that was really ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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