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MSC Lirica

MSC Lirica

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MSC Lirica provides sets off a relaxed yet exuberant ambiance featuring impressive artwork, lavishing fabrics and traditional Italian designs. On board, you will find the comfort of a casual resort mixed with and an exhibition of elegance that MSC provides throughout their fleet. Feel pampered by the warm hospitality and well-attentive staff while experiencing a range of modern amenities. Sail with comfort to your favorite destinations in one of MSC Lirica's spacious and luxurious staterooms. From a peaceful interior to a breath-taking balcony suite, each stateroom offers mondern services and stylish decor making any room feel like home.

Threre are two extraodinary main dining rooms on board MSC Lirica, La Bussola and L'ippocampo. Both of these restaurants serve delicious high quality foods for dinner. Available on Deck 11 you will find La Bistro, providing casual buffet dining of variety and quality international and classic cuisine for breakfast and lunch. Don't forget to experience the outdoor restuarant, La Pergola, serving grilled foods and family favorite pizza.

After dinner, enjoy a night out at any of the 8 bars and lounges on board MSC Lirica. You can dance the night away at the Blue Club Disco, enjoy soothing piano music at the classy hollywood-style Beverly Hills Bar, or catch entertainers at Le Cabaret Bar, the show lounge bar. Visiting the Las Vegas Casino will make you feel like a secret-agent while taking a chance with lady luck. Relax looking out the floor-to-ceiling picture windows at the MSC Aurea Spa while receiving on of the wide-variety of spa and beauty treatments. Kids and teens on board will have plenty to do at the game room, playing a round of mini-golf at sea or the children's play room, I Pirati. You will never find a dull moment while at sea with MSC Cruises.

MSC Lirica Facts

Ship Class: Contemporary Class
Inaugural Year: 2004
Tonnage (GRT): 59,000
Country of Registration: Panama
Guest Occupancy*: 1,560
Crew: 700
Crew-to-Passenger Ratio: 1 to 2.2
Length: 824 feet
Beam: 94 feet
Draft: N/A
Passenger Decks: 9
Cruising Speed: 19.5 knots

Staterooms
Total: 780
Suites, with balcony: 132
Suites, without balcony: 0
Ocean View, with balcony: 0
Ocean View, without balcony: 372
Inside: 276

Accessible Staterooms: 4

Dining Type: Traditional

Casino: Yes

*Based on double occupancy
Ship Highlights

Broadway Theater
This extravagant theater provides thrilling and world-class entertainment the whole family will love. With two performances a night, before a late dinner or after an early one, you do not want to miss a single night at the theater! Experience popular opera to classic pop culture performances, breath-taking acrobatics to side-spitting comedians, every night of an MSC Lirica cruies you can expect a different show!

MSC Aurea Spa
Featuring a large meditation section and a wide variety of spa and wellness treatments, MSC Lirica is sure to relax you while at sea. The spacious and serene MSC Asurea Spa is located at the forward end of the ship for a breath-taking oceanview. MSC Cruises offer specialized spa treatments centered around traditional Balinese massage by the hands of masseuses from Bali, the last earthly paradise to make you feel pampered and refreshed.

Las Vegas Casino
While on a MSC Lirica cruise, you may end up spending some time at the lively casino and try your chances to win big! The casino provides slot machines, roulette and blackjack for the players choice. At over 400 square metres, this is definitely the place you want to be at following an evening show.

MSC Lirica Cruise Deals

Check out the cruise deals that we have available on MSC Lirica cruises:
Low Price Guarantee on all Cruises

Huge Discounts on all MSC Lirica Cruises!

Book any MSC cruise with us and you'll get a heavily discounted price, regardless of the ship or sail date! Because of our "Low Price Guarantee," nobody beats our MSC prices, so look around and you're sure to find the best MSC cruise deal possible when booking with us!
Cruise Sale

Kids Sail Free All Year Round on MSC Lirica Cruises!

Yes, that's right - kids (ages 11 and under) sail FREE on every single MSC Lirica cruise that's booked with us, while those that are 17 and under sail free on select MSC cruises. The kids must be the 3rd and/or 4th passenger in the stateroom to qualify for this offer.
No Booking Fees

No Booking Fees!

We do not charge booking fees on any cruises! You're sure to enjoy an affordable MSC Lirica cruise when booking with us!
Senior Travel Deals

Senior Discounts on MSC Cruises!

We're pleased to offer exclusive Boomer+ rates on select 7-night or longer MSC cruises to the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Northern Europe and Transatlantic cruises. These exclusive rates, for reservations with at least one guest in the stateroom that's 50 and older at time of sailing, include:
♦ Special reduced pricing
♦ Up to a 2-category upgrade
♦ Reduced $100 per person deposit
♦ Combinable with MSC Club discount
♦ Combinable with military/civil service discount
Valid for new bookings on select sailings and stateroom types for residents of U.S. and Canada only. Offer is capacity-controlled, subject to availability, cannot be combined with any other promotion, and may be withdrawn without notice. Other restrictions apply. Offer Expires April 30, 2014.
MSC Military Rates

Military & Civil Service Discounts on MSC…up to 10% off!

For all retired and active U.S. & Canadian Military personnel, spouses, parents, parents-in-law and dependent children. Discounted rates are available to all retired and active Military personnel, including U.S. Army, Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy, Coast Guard, National Guard, Army Reserve and Department of Defense personnel. Qualifying guests must present a valid I.D. badge from their respective company at the time of booking.
♦ Only available for reservations made with us over the phone. Contact us for pricing or more details.
Offer expires December 31, 2013. Up to a 10% discount can be applied to the prevailing market and/or promotional rates based on ship & sailing date chosen. Up to 10% for balcony staterooms and suites. Up to 5% for inside and oceanview staterooms. This discount does not apply to Military (Civil Service) and/or Interline Rates issued through a dedicated promotional rate notice. Minimum of one qualifying person is required per stateroom. Offer cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion and may be withdrawn without notice. Offer is capacity controlled, subject to availability and restrictions apply. Not combinable with MSC Club Discount.
Our special offers on MSC Lirica cruises may not be combinable. Certain restrictions apply to each offer. View terms and conditions during the online booking process.
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Pricing listed above is per person, based on double occupancy in the least expensive accommodations available, are subject to change, may not reflect the most recent pricing, and get updated daily at 4:00 am. Prices don't reflect discounts and special promotions that you may qualify for. Go to Step 3 of the online booking process to view the live pricing and latest sales. Government taxes and fees are additional (viewable on Step 5).
Jump to: Suites - Oceanviews - Insides
Newly introduced by MSC, guests now have the opportunity of choosing not just their stateroom, but the experience they want. You have the choice of one of four Inclusive Experiences: Bella, Fantastica, Aurea, & MSC Yacht Club, all of which come with their own special services and amenities.
Suites top
Suite with Aurea Experience Suite with Aurea Experience (Category S3)
Approximate Size: 302 square feet (includes 54 sq ft balcony)
Located on: Deck 10 & 12

MSC Lirica's most spacious suites are located in premier locations. Wake up in the comfort of a double bed and draw back the curtains to glass doors and enjoy spectacular views from the balcony. These staterooms include spacious wardrobe with walk-in closet, TV, telephone, air conditioning, availability of internet connection by your own laptop for a nominal fee, a bathroom with tub, mini bar and safe. Includes all the amenities of the Aurea Experience.
Suite with Fantastica Experience Suite with Fantastica Experience (Category S2)
Approximate Size: 302 square feet (includes 54 sq ft balcony)
Located on: Deck 10

MSC Lirica's most spacious suites are located in premier locations. Wake up in the comfort of a double bed and draw back the curtains to glass doors and enjoy spectacular views from the balcony. These staterooms include spacious wardrobe with walk-in closet, TV, telephone, air conditioning, availability of internet connection by your own laptop for a nominal fee, a bathroom with tub, mini bar and safe. Includes all the amenities of the Fantastica Experience.
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Oceanview Stateroom with Fantastica Experience Oceanview Stateroom with Fantastica Experience (Category O2)
Approximate Size: 140 square feet
Located on: Decks 8, 9, and 10

With the curtains drawn back and the ocean in full view, these spacious staterooms aboard MSC Lirica feel even more commodious. Features include single beds that can be converted into double beds (on request), air conditioning, hairdryer, bathroom with shower, TV, telephone, mini bar and safe. Includes all the amenities of the Fantastica Experience.
Oceanview Stateroom with Bella Experience Oceanview Stateroom with Bella Experience (Category O1)
Approximate Size: 140 square feet
Located on: Decks 7, 8, 9 and 10

With the curtains drawn back and the ocean in full view, these spacious staterooms aboard MSC Lirica feel even more commodious. Features include single beds that can be converted into double beds (on request), air conditioning, hairdryer, bathroom with shower, TV, telephone, mini bar and safe. Includes all the amenities of the Bella Experience.

Note: Some cabins on Deck 7 (Scarlatti Deck) may have restricted views. Please contact us for further details.

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Inside Stateroom with Fantastica Experience Inside Stateroom with Fantastica Experience (Category I2)
Approximate Size: 140 square feet
Located on: Decks 8, 9 and 10

It's like another world inside these private retreats, which boast 140 square feet of beautifully designed Italian luxury. Each stateroom features comfortable single beds that can be converted into double bed (on request), spacious wardrobe, bathroom with shower, hairdryer, air conditioning, TV, telephone, mini-bar, and safe. Includes all the amenities of the Fantastica Experience.
Inside Stateroom with Bella Experience Inside Stateroom with Bella Experience (Category I1)
Approximate Size: 140 square feet
Located on: Decks 7, 8 and 9

It's like another world inside these private retreats, which boast 140 square feet of beautifully designed Italian luxury. Each stateroom features comfortable single beds that can be converted into double bed (on request), spacious wardrobe, bathroom with shower, hairdryer, air conditioning, TV, telephone, mini-bar, and safe. Includes all the amenities of the Bella Experience.


All stateroom descriptions are subject to change. Photos provided are not guaranteed to accurately represent the room listed. Some staterooms in the same category may have different furniture arrangements or be a different size than listed. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all details with the cruise line directly.

MSC Lirica Deck Plans

Click a deck provided below to view it:

Select Deck
Deck 13 (Sun)
Deck 12 (Rossini)
Deck 11 (Vivaldi)
Deck 10 (Bellini)
Deck 9 (Albinoni)
Deck 8 (Paganini)
Deck 7 (Scarlatti)
Deck 6 (Puccini)
Deck 5 (Verdi)


Category Legend
S3 Suite with Aurea Experience
S2 Suite with Fantastica Experience
O2 Oceanview with Fantastica Experience
O1 Oceanview with Bella Experience*
I2 Interior with Fantastica Experience
I1 Interior with Bella Experience

* Note: Some category 01 staterooms on Deck 7 (Scarlatti Deck) may have restricted views. Please contact us for further details.




Deck Plan Key
Sofa Bed Sofa Bed
3rd Bed Bunk 3rd bed is a bunk bed
3rd/4th Bed Bunks 3rd and 4th beds are bunks
Handicap Stateroom Stateroom for guests with disabilities or reduced mobility


The deck plans of MSC Lirica provided on this page are subject to change. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all information with MSC Cruises directly.
Deck 6 (Puccini)
MSC Lirica Deck Plans

MSC Lirica Photo Gallery

Here's a look at some of the highlights of MSC Lirica:
For photos of staterooms, please click the accommodations tab provided above. Ship is subject to modifications.
Lirica Lounge
Lirica Lounge
Lord Nelson Pub
Lord Nelson Pub
La Bussola Restaurant
La Bussola Restaurant
L'Ippocampo Restaurant
L'Ippocampo Restaurant
La Canzone Del Mare
La Canzone Del Mare
Sun Deck
Sun Deck
Broadway Theater
Broadway Theater
The Blue Club Disco
The Blue Club Disco
Las Vegas Casino
Las Vegas Casino
Le Cabaret Bar
Le Cabaret Bar
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