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Portuguese Island

Inhaca, Inhaca Island, Mozambique
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A good "budget" holiday for the South African Market

We have always enjoyed cruising as a family, we find that it is one of the best value for money... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter A
Manufactured Family Fun

MSC Sinfonia Mozambique Crusie - 3 nights. Discovered that both Ports, including Pomene are Islands... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BrigitteWestyep
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“cruise ship” (8 reviews)
“night cruise” (5 reviews)
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Inhaca, Inhaca Island, Mozambique
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have always enjoyed cruising as a family, we find that it is one of the best value for money holidays around. Especially when travelling with children. MSC is no exception. In fact we have always found it to be especially good value for money,...More

1  Thank Peter A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

MSC Sinfonia Mozambique Crusie - 3 nights. Discovered that both Ports, including Pomene are Islands owned by MSC. They are Beach Islands with a large BBQ Hut, the ususal watersports & a small Craft Market. Great for people who want to laze on the beach...More

Thank BrigitteWestyep
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the island whilst cruising on the MSC Symphonia, We are advised before hand to get on the island early for numerous reasons. The first reason is that the locals have put up umbrellas and they rent them out. The sooner you get there...More

Thank Chris W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I flew all the way from Nairobi to Johannesburg then to Durban for the cruise, We were smart to uber to the port and not wait for the buses organised by the cruise. From the queue I saw at the airport, it looked crazy!!! On...More

Thank Linda C
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a wonderful day at island. Weather was beautiful, Food and entertainment was nice and beach was even bettr! Well done MSC

Thank JacoIT
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Our first cruise ever. Months of planning, organization and excitement.. All for a holiday I would have enjoyed more had I spent it at home. The embarkation process took ages, which was expected. When we finally got on the ship it was pretty much chaos....More

2  Thank Natasha M
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I will keep this short as most people prefer shorter to the point reviews Check in-long queues , no direction/instruction about room keys etc. Luggage delays. lunch- chaotic, long queues, some not so friendly /helpful staff. Food was just average and certainly mass produced. rooms-...More

3  Thank Dharsha_R
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

As i had the priveledge of going on a cruise in the Bahamas (NCL cruiseline) Norwegian sky, the experience was so amazing and awesome that I really wanted my husband to experience it as well. We joined a cruise to Pomene Mozambique this Febuary MSC...More

5  Thank mel1234561
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

I have cruised with MSC for many years. Yes they have change a lot off things to make the Embarkation easer and faster but still needs some improvement. We had easy on board. The desk with the 3 ladies helping you was a bit slow...More

1  Thank Tienie N
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We were disappointment because we did not land our feet on the island because it was deemed too dangerous to get off the ship since the ship kept on swirling due to the winds. Nonetheless we made the most of the trip inside the MSC...More

Thank MrMnumzanE
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TravelAddictToo
30 March 2018|
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Response from MrMnumzanE | Reviewed this property |
Thanks. Will contact them.
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crystall704
27 November 2017|
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Response from bazzer1911 | Reviewed this property |
As a South African you do not need a visa. You are not going to mail land Mozambique so no issue. I feel the pre bought coupons are better especially if u use them to the maximum drinks value. Don't bother buying water or... More
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veronicadance1969
12 November 2017|
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Response from Nisaa D | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I haven't been to Pomene but I have had coke on the Msc ☺ you're going to have a blast!
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