MSC Splendida, MSC Cruises

Like her sister ships, MSC Splendida is incredibly modern and contemporary both in interior design and her state of the art features.  Bursting with outstanding facilities, this spectacular cruise ship along with her sister ships has taken MSC Cruises to the next level and continues to win the hearts of all who sail aboard her.

Entertainment and Recreation

Make the most of lazy seas days in the Mediterranean by spending your day by the pool, there are four pools in total, each divided into adult only and family friendly areas to ensure MSC Splendida caters for all moods. Take a dive in the pool or head for the gym on board, where you will find a state of the art centre with a wide range of facilities to use all at your own pace. If the gym is not your thing, other sporting options on board include basketball, volleyball, tennis and squash courts, or you can opt to take a leisurely jog on the track that flows around the ship - perfect for watching the sun come up on a morning run.

When the need to relax strikes, spend a tranquil afternoon in MSC Aurea Spa on board. Unwind and recharge in this authentic Balinese spa that offers a massive choice of spa and beauty treatments from manicures to massages, and where you’re sure to find your perfect pamper experience.

Exclusive Areas

If you are travelling in a suite on board you will also have access to the divine area known as the MSC Yacht Club.  This exclusive area on board boats a ‘ship within a ship’ feel and offers a wonderful range of facilities.

Top 18 is the exclusive adult’s only sanctuary, where complimentary and refreshing fruit skewers and thirst quenching drinks will keep you cool all throughout the day as you sunbathe in peace and enjoy the views of the passing scenery.

Entertainment Choices For All

Elsewhere on board MSC Splendida, you will discover a 4D cinema experience, spend hours in the games arcade or opt to entertain yourself on the Formula 1 driving simulator. The Kids and Teens can make the most of the Kids Club that offers a fantastic range of activities for all to enjoy. The video gaming centre on board has to be one of the best ever developed at sea whilst their own private areas give them a sense of exclusivity and freedom on board.  The excellent MSC children’s crew always keep the fun going and parents can relax knowing children are safe and sound whilst having the time of their lives.

The Strand Theatre holds up to 1600 passengers at a time and offers the most captivating showcase productions night after night.  There’s also the brilliant Royal Palm Casino with over 1000 square metres of casino gaming.  A Virtual World on board can also be found close by to the casino to marvel at the virtual reality creations but if you prefer to sit and relax there is a great range of bars and lounges on board for you to enjoy, none more attractive than the Purple Jazz Bar.  This is definitely the place to be when the sun goes down, ideal for a pre-dinner drink with live music or to cap the night off with friends.  If you want to keep the party going late into the night, then you can also head for the futuristic Club 33 Disco.


La Reggia is the main dining room on board, serving up a culinary treat night after night. Each evening the menu changes to pay homage to a specific Italian region boasting a stunning array of dishes and the areas most renowned selection of wines. Based on the style of the famous La Reggia theatre, this enthralling dining experience will always leave you wanting more.

The Villa Verde Panoramic Restaurant is an alternative dining venue and is located right at the ship’s stern.  The concept behind this dining room creation was to offer guests incredible panoramic views whilst they dine and this has certainly been achieved in style. Here you will love the taste bud enticing Mediterranean menu and the interior décor simply soothes as you enjoy a wonderful evening on board. A light choices menu is also available here and often a big hit with passengers on board.

L’Olivo Restaurant is a speciality dining venue and is all about choice, offering an amazing range of delicacies from 14 different countries. Algeria, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Libya, Morocco, Portugal, Spain, Tunisia and Turkey are all represented here and the MSC master chefs are magicians when it comes to creating a dish that you will never forget.  It is important to note that this restaurant is dedicated specifically to MSC Yacht Club passengers.

For a taste of Mexico head for the charms of Tex Mex Santa Fe, a restaurant that always provides a wow factor not forgetting the most outstanding Mexican cuisine.  Inject a little spice into your holiday and sample enthralling dishes here such as fajitas, enchiladas, burritos and of course all accompanied by speciality Mexican beers, Margaritas or tequila should you prefer.

Dress Code

The dress code during the day is casual. Comfortable attire is recommended for when taking excursions in port but whilst on board resort casual is the main dress code. During the evening the dress code will vary and you will be instructed of the night’s attire in your daily newspaper, delivered to your stateroom each evening. Evening attire ranges from smart casual to formal evenings when gentlemen are required to wear a dark suit or tuxedo whilst ladies often opt for evening gowns

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