MSC Fantasia Cruise Ship: Expert Reviews & Passport Information

MSC Fantasia Overview

Length Overall 1093 Feet (333 meters)
Under Flag of Panama
Built By Chantiers de l’Atlantique
Width (Beam) 121 feet(37 meters)
Tonnage 137936 Gross Ton
Year Built 2008
The cost to Build at Time $550,000,000
Owner and/or Operated by Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC)
Speed in Knots/mph 23 knots, 26 mph
Number of Passengers 3274 – 3929
Number of Crew 1370
Decks 17
Decks with Cabins 9
Last Refurbishment 2018

The MSC Fantasia is one of the largest and most glamorous entries on the MSC line of cruise ships. It features a spectacular amount of space with a passenger capacity of 3,274 and tonnage of 137,936. All of that space is wonderfully design to appear elegant and stylish. Offering engaging amenities to entertain you for the entirety of your trip.

Fantasia Exclusive VIP

Traveling on the MSC Fantasia also comes with the choice of being a part of the exclusive MSC Yacht Club. Essentially, this is a first-class, member’s only section. A part of the ship is designed with top-of-the-line luxury cruise options such as a private restaurant, L’Etoile, butler service, a pool, whirlpools, sundeck, bar and the classy Top Sail Lounge with panoramic views of the horizon. Of course, these VIP members can also travel into the public areas of the ship which other passengers will be spending their time in.

Fantasia Fabulous Amenities

If you choose a non-Yacht Club trip, you can still have a fun family cruise.  And, a trip you will not forget. The gorgeous multi-floor atrium leads into boutique shops like the La Caramella candy store, Il Cappuccino Coffee Bar, restaurants La Cantina Toscana, and El Sombrero, the immense Fantasia Bar, and more!

Design For You

The massive Teatro L’Avanguardia seats 1,600 people at a time and has a modern grand design. It highlights the performances that regularly grace the stage. Casino della Palme will take care of all your gambling needs. You can also spend your time at the cigar lounge, poker room, or pastry shop named Piazza San Giorgio.

Restaurants, bars, pools, and activities abound are just a few to mention. You can rest assured that when you book a cruise on the MSC Fantasia, you are guaranteed a vacation full of excitement, fun, and memories that will last forever.