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MSC Cruises puts the focus on family with the new MSC Seaside
Want to set sail on a voyage that not only takes you to warm destinations, but also lets you get closer to the sea at the same time? Swiss-based MSC Cruises, the world’s largest privately-owned global cruise line, will do just that. With a current fleet of 12 ultramodern ships that sail to more than 150 destinations around the world, there’s no shortage of unique itineraries to check out. Plus, with the introduction of their newest next generation ship, MSC Seaside, debuting in December 2017, guests can feel closer to the sea than ever with a 360-degree seafront promenade that includes two unique outdoor catwalks with all glass railings and floors. MSC Cruises has an ambitious expansion strategy around the world, with plans to introduce 11 new ships by 2026, with a major focus for the line being to grow its presence in North America. With their authentic international cuisine, award-winning entertainment, attention to detail, and truly immersive multicultural experiences, MSC Cruises offers guests an unforgettable vacation experience for the whole family.
Plus, book select sailings with MSC Cruises by March 31, 2017 and enjoy the following Expedia® Extras*:
Introducing MSC Seaside – A Revolution in Cruising
MSC Seaside is known as “the ship that follows the sun” with year-round sailings from PortMiami to the Caribbean. As one of the most state-of-the-art ships in the industry, it will also be one of the most revolutionary,and is MSC Cruises’ first ship to be christened in the United States. It also offers some spectacular and unique accommodations that won’t be easily found elsewhere.
With open modular connected staterooms, this ship is perfect for family getaways! An astounding 73% of staterooms have a balcony and there are also luxury suites available that have private Jacuzzis and hanging gardens. With an enhanced MSC Yacht Club that offers its guests more exclusivity and privacy such as priority check-in, signature butler service, an exclusive private solarium, lounge and pool, and even a private MSC Yacht Club restaurant, there is no doubt that this vessel sets the standard for a unique and pampered guest experience! Plus, MSC Seaside features a bold and unique design with a two-deck glass walled atrium, panoramic exterior elevators, and a 360-degree seafront promenade that not only offers breathtaking views but brings guests closer to the sea!
Fun for the Whole Family
With the introduction of MSC Seaside comes a wealth of new onboard activities for everyone in the family! This includes the most interactive aqua park at sea, which features the uniquely interactive Slideboarding technology, a combination of a water slide and an interactive video game. There are also 6 public pools, all with ocean views, and two outdoor catwalks with a glass railing and glass floor so guests can feel like they are walking on water! Kids will also enjoy an interactive 5D cinema with moving seats and interactive special effects, and indoor and outdoor theatres that offer Broadway style shows!
Other activities that will keep your family entertained include bowling, the longest zip line at sea, a dedicated kids-only restaurant, and LEGO and Chicco play areas. Plus, there are so many dining options to choose from, you won’t even know where to begin! MSC Seaside contains 11 distinct dining venues featuring cuisine from all around the world, including Asian specialties, signature seafood, an American Steakhouse, and more. Plus, there are also 2 buffets onboard, including a buffet catered just for families!
MSC Cruises: An Unmatched Guest Experience
MSC Cruises is a refreshing cruise experience for guests in more ways than one. They’ve set a new standard when it comes to eco-friendliness on board. Their advanced water treatment methods, and LED lighting onboard, among many other things, are just some of the ways that they are one of the most sustainable cruise lines around. They also have advanced guest-friendly technology that makes the cruising experience much more convenient. Their Smart Ship Technology allows easy stateroom access, onboard payments, excursion and restaurant bookings, and ship area access to the MSC Yacht Club. When it comes to a worry-free guest experience, it’s hard to beat what MSC Cruises has to offer.
Contact your Vacation Consultant today to book your next revolutionary cruise vacation with MSC Cruises today!
Note: All Expedia Extras are per stateroom in USD unless specified. Expedia Extras are not exclusive to Expedia CruiseShipCenters. *Rates are cruise only per person based on double occupancy and quoted in USD. Offer valid for new bookings only for U.S. & Canadian residents. Lead rate shown is for a Category I1 sailing. Government fees and taxes (GFT) are additional for each guest. KIDS SAIL FREE: On select Caribbean sailings for Summer 17 and Winter 17/18 seasons, kids 11 and under at time of sailing sail free when sharing a stateroom with 2 adults; On sailings from November 2016 - April 2017 on MSC Magnifica and MSC Splendida, kids 12 and under at time of sailing sail free when sharing a stateroom with 2 adults. On sailings from April 2017 - November 2017 Mediterranean & Northern Europe sailings, kids 11 and under at time of sailing sail free when sharing a stateroom with 2 adults. Subject to stateroom availability at time of booking. COMBINABLE DISCOUNTS: One (1) of the following discounts may be applied as applicable per stateroom: MSC Voyagers Club Discount; Military Discount; Interline Discount. Applicable to active and retired U.S. and Canadian military, civil service and interline personnel and their spouses, dependent children, parents, and parents-in-law. Qualifying guests must present an I.D. badge from their respective organization at time of booking. Offer is capacity-controlled, subject to availability, cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion and may be withdrawn without notice. MSC Cruises reserves the right to pass on any fuel surcharge without prior notice to all guests. MSC Cruises reserves the right to refuse to honor any prices/sailings that are erroneously printed or quoted. Other restrictions may apply. Ask for "2 for 1 Promo" when booking. Offers and prices are subject to availability, cancellation and change without notice at any time. Expedia CruiseShipCenters is not responsible for errors that may occur due to the transfer of information from selected third parties, technical error, or human error. †Savings are already reflected in prices shown. For complete offer details contact your Expedia CruiseShipCenters Vacation Consultant or visit our website. Offer expires March 31, 2017. Ship's registry: Panama. For complete offer details contact your Expedia CruiseShipCenters Vacation Consultant.