MSC Seaside is due to set sail on her inaugural voyage in December 2017 and promises to add the latest in design and technology to the MSC fleet. With connecting inside and outside areas, a scenic waterfront promenade wrapping around the ship, and one of the biggest and most interactive water parks at sea; MSC Seaside will offer space and entertainment for everyone.
You'll be able to spend days sunbathing beside the swimming pool; indulging in a massage; having fun at the bowling alley; and treating yourself to duty-free shopping, while kids enjoy fun activities and clubs. There'll also be a huge variety of buffet and a la carte restaurants to dine in featuring worldwide cuisines, as well as a casino, champagne bar, theatre, and comedy club to enjoy into the evening. Sail the Caribbean in style with the upcoming MSC Seaside.
The dining scene on MSC Seaside promises to be extraordinary. Alongside the ship's huge main restaurant, you have venues for all tastes. Visit the steak, seafood, buffet, fusion, and teppanyaki restaurants, or enjoy authentic Japanese dishes from the sushi bar. For dessert or sweet treats throughout the day; try the ship's crêperie, ice cream parlour and chocolate factory! There's even a VIP venue for special occasions.
You will find a selection of bars on MSC Seaside. Enjoy beers, wines and spirits at Bar Atrium and Lounge Bar or head to News and Comedy Club Bar for entertainment. There will be a stylish Champagne Bar and an exclusive VIP Lounge on board, too. Families will also have their own lounge area and there'll be a handy pool bar serving snacks and drinks.
You'll have plenty to do both day and night on MSC Seaside. The ship will have one of the largest and most interactive water parks with a selection of pools. It will even feature the first slideboarding technology at sea! You can visit the spa - which will include a steam room, pool and yoga area — or make the most of the gym, beauty parlour and shopping arcade. Families will enjoy the bowling alley and 5D cinema. Of course, there will also be clubs and activities for kids.
In the evening, everyone can watch stunning live performances at the theatre or relax with live music at the other lounges across the ship. There will be a stylish casino, as well as the lively Garage Disco, too.
Day 1: UK to Miami, Florida
Fly from your selected UK airport to Miami and make your way to your four-star hotel for your two-night stay.
Day 2: Miami, Florida
Be spoilt for choice on how to spend your time here. This vibrant city stretches from the serene Everglades to the stylish haunts of the rich and famous on Miami Beach. Indulge in retail therapy at Lincoln Road Mall or enjoy a touch of culture at Wolfsonian-FIU museum. Escape to the idyllic Miami Beach Botanical Garden or chill out on the white sand of South Beach. Explore the art galleries and elegant eateries at Miami's Design District or visit the historic and bohemian Espanola Way. If you're travelling with children, spend time at Jungle Island zoo and Miami Children's Museum.
Day 3: Miami, Florida (Embarkation Day)
After check out make your way to the cruise port where you will embark on board MSC Seaside.
Day 5: San Juan, Puerto Rico
San Juan is the capital of and the largest city on the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico. Explore the cobblestoned buildings of Old San Juan with its 16th-century El Morro and La Fortaleza fortresses, San Juan National Historic Site and Spanish colonial buildings. New San Juan is awash with tropical beaches, luxury hotels, world-class dining and designer shopping. Pay a visit to Casa Blanca Museum, Museo del Nino and Galeria National. Make a whistle-stop tour of the sights on the free trolley bus or take a scenic stroll along Paseo de La Princesa. Learn about the art of rum making on the Bacardi Distillery Tour or enjoy the tranquillity of San Juan Botanical Garden.
Day 6: Charlotte Amalie, St Thomas
Charlotte Amalie is the capital of St. Thomas, an idyllic paradise island with beautiful bays, equally gorgeous golden-sand beaches and stunning, busy harbours that are perfect for wiling away the hours under the baking Caribbean sunshine. Charlotte Amalie – the island’s most popular tourist destination – is typically Caribbean, a city packed with wonderful sights and local delights to seek out and enjoy. The city is renowned for its fine examples of Danish colonial architecture and the St. Thomas Synagogue – the second oldest Synagogue in the Western Hemisphere, 17th century Blackbeard’s Castle – a U.S. National Historic Landmark – and Fort Christian – the Virgin Island’s oldest standing structure – are all not to be missed. There is also an abundance of shops to indulge in some retail therapy, where locally-made crafts and gifts are sold, as well as a number of bars and restaurants serving delicious Caribbean treats.
Day 8: Nassau, Bahamas
Here in Nassau you will experience the heart of the Bahamas. The capital of the Bahamas offers the chance to encounter the metropolitan centre with the contrast of paradise being so close. White sandy beaches being a stone throw away from each other. This is the life!
Day 9: Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve, Bahamas
Day 10: Miami, Florida to UK
Today your cruise comes to an end. Disembark and make your way to the airport for your flight back to the UK.