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Kids Under 18 Cruise free

MSC Cruises

A holiday with MSC Cruises is a voyage of discovery, for all the family to enjoy. As a family owned and operated cruise line, MSC Cruises is committed to upholding traditional standards of hospitality while recognizing the needs of the families. With their year round kids under 18 cruise free when sharing one cabin with two paying adults, this reflects the dedication to make cruising an affordable family friendly holiday – children stay, eat and play for free, only paying port charges.

On MSC Cruises' 13 luxurious ships children enjoy themselves under caring supervision.Kids will love the onboard activites on MSC Cruises The Mini club for children 3 to 6 years offers a wide range of organized entertainment while the Junior club for 7 to 12 years provides games and activities especially for them to enjoy. The Teen club for 13 – 17 year olds has a whole range of options including team challenges, sporting activities and on selected ships their own disco. In addition the Teen Card a unique, prepaid on embarkation, debit card opens a world of entertainment and refreshments options to provide teens with a taste of independence while mum and dad keep an eye on the spend.

Last October, MSC Cruises teamed up with the LEGO Group to create a brand-new level of fun aboard the refreshed MSC Armonia. Pint-sized voyagers can now delve into LEGO-themed playrooms, spoilt with a massive selection of brick-based creativity and engineering. Little ones under three can begin their constructive adventures with LEGO DUPLO games and challenges, while kids from seven to 11 can express their imagination on a vertical play wall.

The LEGO EXPERIENCE DAY (one per cruise) takes children into the world of Master Builders (complete with a diploma) while minifigure mascot, Sailor Walkabout, is on hand to meet, greet and pose for selfies. Kids from under three to 17 also have a range of age-appropriate activities on hand at their respective kids’ clubs: Baby, Mini, Junior, Young and Teen.

Check out their special offers page for exciting deals!

Family facilities

• Mini Club – 3 to 6 years
• Junior Club – 7 to 12 years
• Teen Club – 13 to 17 years
• Children’s pools – available on MSC Musica, MSC Orchestra, MSC Poesia, MSC Magnifica, MSC Fantasia, MSC Splendida and MSC Divina and MSC Preziosa

Room facilities

• Private bathrooms
• Power sockets (adaptors required)
• Personal safe
• Minibar
• TV
• Air-conditioning

Leisure/sporting facilities

• Swimming pools
• Gymnasiums
• Shuffleboard court
• Mini golf
• Tennis courts (available on MSC Armonia, MSC Sinfonia, MSC Musica, MSC Orchestra, MSC Poesia, MSC Magnifica, MSC Fantasia, MSC Splendida, MSC Divina and MSC Preziosa)
• Squash and basketball courts
• Bowling Alley (available MSC Splendida, MSC Magnifica, MSC Divina and MSC Preziosa)
• Indoor pool with sliding roof (available MSC Splendida, MSC Magnifica, MSC Divina and MSC Preziosa)
• Casino
• Disco
• Cinema/Theatre
• Spa Facilities
• Internet Cafι
• Library

Watch this space
These LEGO adventures are also due to come to two new MSC Cruises, launching in 2017. MSC Seaside, the first of the Seaside class of ships, will also boast a massive interactive water park with five slides, Slideboarding (an interactive video game and waterslide in one), Duelling High-Speed Aqua Tubes and a tot-friendly aqua park. The cruise line has also announced that work has begun on MSC Meraviglia, the largest and most innovative ship built by a European-based company, with ‘cluster cabins’ for families, an amusement park (linked to a water park) and an LEDscreen atrium ceiling, lit up like a digital sky.

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