MSC Orchestra

Mediterranean Shipping Cruises
Former Names:  None

Orchestra is a large new ship that is designed by Italians for Europeans and provides good passenger flow and tasteful décor in the good range of public rooms. It features a wide range of sport, entertainment and dining options and is good for families.  Orchestra passengers tend to be All age groups and European. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 35.1 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 2.6 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 29.7 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 3.1 passengers.
Size Large
Rating
Built 2007
Refit 0
Tonnage 89600
Passengers (Min/Max) 2550/3013
Crew 987
Officers Italian
CABINS
Total  1275
Suites are quite spacious and feature a sitting area and bath. Other cabins are medium sized, well equipped and have adequate storage. Bathrooms have a reasonably sized shower. 
Balcony  827
Ocean View  173
Inside  275
Single  0
Cabin Details Cabins Deckplans
FITNESS & LEISURE
Pools Out/In  2/0
There are two large pools. Sports include a jogging track, mini golf, aerobics, golf simulator, mini golf, basketball, volleyball, tennis court, table tennis etc. The fitness centre has a gym, sauna, treatment rooms and a beauty salon.
Jacuzzis  4
Fitness Centre  Yes
Sauna  Yes
Steam Room  Yes
Deck Space  Average
RESTAURANTS
The Vill Borghese and L'Ibiscus restaurants offer good food and reasonable service. There is also a reservations only Four Seasons restaurant. Self service dining is available in the La Piazzetta Cafeteria and the Kaito Sushi Bar. Main Dining Rooms  2
Sittings  2
Non Smoking  Yes
Alternative Dining  3
 ENTERTAINMENT
Professional and multilingual entertainment is provided in the tiered Covent Garden Theatre. Other venues are The Shaker Show Lounge, the R32 Disco, a virtual reality centre and the internet café.  Show Lounges 2
Cinema No
Library Yes
Casino Yes
DRESS CODE
Casual and comfortable during the day. In the evening dress is smart casual (shirt and trousers for gentlemen and casual elegance for ladies). Formal evenings require a suit or dinner jacket for men and a cocktail dress for ladies.
TIPPING
Allow up to £6 (10 Euros) per passenger per day in total.
 DISABLED
Wheelchair cabins 17
Wheelchair access is good.
Lifts 13
 CHILDREN
The rating for children is Good. There is a fully supervised children's recreation centre and programme of activities. 

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