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MSC Poesia

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The beauty of the seas awaits on MSC Poesia. MSC has married ecology and innovation to bring traditional craftsmanship to creative designs. For health minded cruisers, a fully equipped gym, a spa with many treatments, a Turkish bath and a wide variety of pools will keep you fitness oriented on your cruise. Kids will enjoy the dinosaur themed playroom and photo arcade. Eight bars and lounges, including The Hitchcock Lounge Cigar Room, will keep adults entertained with drinks and a comfortable place to loosen up. You can also try your luck at the Casino Royal and Poker Room. A disco and the Carlo Felice Theater will let you to enjoy tunes until the crack of dawn. A variety of upscale shops, like Lo Smeraldo Jewelry and L’Angolo dei Poeti, offer souvenirs for any budget. No matter who you are, you will enjoy a world of comfort on the Poesia. MSC Poesia
Ship Statistics
Year Built 2008
Tonnage 92,627 tons
Registry Panama
Length 964 feet
Beam 106 feet
Passenger Capacity 3,223
Crew Size 1,039
Total Inside Cabins 275
Total Outside Cabins 1,000
Cabins & Suites w/ verandas 827
Suites 18
Maximum Occupancy per room 4
Age Restrictions One person must be 21 or older
Dinner Seatings 2
Seating Assignments
in Main Dining Room
Dining Hours 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. (depending on region)
Dining Room Dress Code Dining
Tipping Expected? Yes
Tipping Guidelines
MSC Cruises will automatically add $8.00-$12.50 per day, per guest to your onboard account (depending on the region and the length of the cruise). These amounts cannot be adjusted onboard. A 15% tip is added to all beverage orders. The service charge for children between the ages of 2 and 11 will be 50% less than adult fees, and no charge is added for children under the age of 2.
Onboard Currency US Dollar
Onboard Currency Notes For Mediterranean, Baltic and trans-Atlantic cruises departing from Europe, the onboard currency is the Euro.
Services & Amenities
Bars/Lounges 12
Beauty Salon/Barber Shop Yes
Casino Yes
Chapel No
Disco/Dancing Yes
Elevators Yes
Hot Tub 4
Cell Phone Service Yes
Internet Center Yes
Wireless Internet Access
Note: Available in certain areas
Laundromats (self service) No
Laundry/Dry Cleaning Yes
Library Yes
Movie Theatre No
Outdoor Movie Screen Yes
Onboard Weddings No
Shops Yes
Showroom Yes
Spa Yes
Video Arcade Yes
Fitness & Sports Facilities
Basketball Court No
Fitness Center Yes
Golf Driving Net No
Golf Simulator No
Ice Skating Rink No
Jogging Track Yes
Mini-Golf Course Yes
Rock Climbing Wall No
Swimming Pool 3
Tennis Court Yes
Water Slide No
Water Sports Platform No
Cabin Features & Amenities
24-Hour Room Service Yes
Hair Dryer Yes
Safe Yes
Telephone Yes
Television Yes
Kids Facilities
Babysitting No
Children's Playroom Yes
Kiddie Pool Yes
Supervised Youth Program Yes
Teen Center Yes
Water Playground/Splash Park No
Special Needs & Requests
Adjoining Cabins
     (private connecting doors)
Kosher Meals Yes
Single Occupancy Cabins Yes
Single Share Program No
Wheelchair-Accessible Cabins 17