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  • Length: 964ft
  • Beam: 106.00ft
  • Bars/Lounges: 8
  • Crew:
  • Onboard Currency: Euro
  • Restaurants:
  • SPA Baths: 4
  • Weight: 93,330 tonnes
  • All Main Meals Included
  • Guest Entertainers
  • Internet Facilities
  • Library
  • Mini Golf
  • Tennis Court
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  • Year: 2008
  • Cruising speed: 23kn
  • Casino : 2
  • Gross Tonnage:
  • Passenger Capacity: 3,013
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  • Vessel: 2 for adults, 1 for children/4 SPA baths
  • 24 Hour Cabin Service
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Gym
  • Jogging Track
  • Live Music
  • Teen's Club
  • Wine Tasting Bar
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MSC Poesia Overview

Launched in 2008, the MSC Poesia is a luxurious, elegant cruise ship part of the MSC fleet. With beautifully presented interiors, fantastic service and comfortable accommodation, she is often compared to a boutique hotel. Warm and welcoming, a cruise on the MSC Poesia offers fun for the whole family.

Specs: MSC Poesia at a glance
The MSC Poesia weighs 92,677 tonnes and measures 963.9 feet in length. She can accommodate 2,550 passengers and 987 crew members. Her cruise speed is 23 knots.

Accommodation: MSC Poesia rooms and suites
From standard staterooms to spacious suites, the MSC Poesia offers accommodation options to suit all budgets and preferences. Whether you opt for an inside stateroom or a balcony suite, you can expect excellent comfort and quality - all rooms offer a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of ship life. Standard staterooms are well-equipped with flatscreen televisions, mini-fridges, hair dryers and desk space, while suites include a few extra touches, such as walk-in closets and bathtubs.

Entertainment: things to do on board the MSC Poesia
Sea days are never dull on board the MSC Poesia - the ship operates an excellent entertainment schedule, with something for everyone.

Highlights include:

  • Enrichment classes, trivia and card games
  • Production shows at the Teatro Carlo Felice
  • Themed evenings, such as toga nights
  • Wine tastings and culinary seminars
  • Pamper treatments at the Aurea Spa

Food: MSC Poesia restaurants
Eating on a cruise ship is always a wonderful opportunity to try something new, and the MSC Poesia is no different. She offers an excellent variety of dishes, sure to delight all of your tastebuds.

Dining included in your MSC Poesia fare:

  • Il Palladio Dining Room
  • Le Fontane Dining Room
  • Villa Pompeina Buffet

Specialty dining (not included in your ticket):

  • Kaito: Japanese cuisine
  • Italian gelato at Mojito Bar
  • Room service

Destinations: MSC Poesia itineraries
The MSC Poesia sails in Northern Europe in summer and South America in winter, visiting ports in countries such as Italy, Greece, Turkey, Croatia, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil and many more exciting destinations. There is an excellent variety of shore excursions at each port, from a Tango dinner show in Buenos Aires to a gondola ride in Venice.

Things to remember: On board the MSC Poesia
Here are a few helpful things to keep in mind as you plan your holiday on the MSC Poesia:

  • Families are more than welcome, with youth programmes to cater for children aged 3 to 17 years.
  • When sailing Europe, the currency is the Euro. In South America, it is the US Dollar.

Written By: Sarah Glover, Content Editor of Cruise Sale Finder

I have enjoyed visiting as much of the world as possible over the years. Europe and the Mediterranean are personal favourites, but there is so much to see very close to our little Australasian corner of the globe- one of my top travel experiences was snorkeling with tropical fish and turtles in New Caledonia! Cruising is a fantastic way to see it all, and we hope to make booking a cruise easier for both first-timers and old salts. From ship tips to destination news and views, we will keep you up-to-date. Happy cruising!

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