MSC Virtuosa

2021
331 m
43 m

What does MSC Virtuosa offer?


The MSC Virtuosa, built in 2021 and flying the French flag, is an elegant cruise ship from MSC's Meraviglia Plus class that combines the latest technology with luxury amenities. With a capacity for 6,334 passengers and 1,704 crew members, this sea giant offers a wide variety of activities and experiences for all tastes.

The MSC Virtuosa boasts impressive dimensions: a length of 331 meters, a beam of 43 meters, and a height of 75.5 meters. The ship has a gross tonnage of 181,541 tons and can reach a maximum speed of 23 knots. On board, passengers will find 19 decks, of which 15 are dedicated to them, and a total of 2,421 cabins, including 60 adapted for people with disabilities or reduced mobility.

It offers a total area of 460,000 m², including 35,000 m² of common areas, which translates into a ratio of 7.8 m² per passenger. To ensure a comfortable and accessible experience, the ship has 32 elevators, including 19 for passengers, two of which are panoramic, and one exclusive to the MSC Yacht Club area.

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The MSC Virtuosa is equipped with cutting-edge environmental technologies, such as the AWT (Advanced Wastewater Treatment) system, which allows for advanced water treatment. In addition, it has energy-saving systems and monitoring, LED technology, and a purifier to minimize the impact on the environment.


Technical characteristics


MSC Virtuosa
Year built 2021
Beam 43 m
Length 331 m
Tonnage 181541 tn.
Velocity 23 knots
Passenger capacity 6334
Crew capacity 1704
Ratio of crew per passenger 3.72
Decks 19
Cabins 2421
Lifts 19
Nationality French
Class Meraviglia Plus

List of Restaurants


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Passengers on the MSC Virtuosa can enjoy a total of 10 restaurants, including five that are completely free for cruise guests, divided into the main restaurants Blue Danube, Il Campo Restaurant, Minuetto, The Opera/The Symphony, and finally the Marketplace Buffet for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Moreover, this cruise stands out for having the themed Vietnamese restaurant Indochine, one of Latin American and Mexican food called Hola! Tacos & Cantina, the Butchets Cut for American cuisine, and two others by Kaito, Sushi and Teppanyaki.

Name Type Food Cost
Butcher’s Cut Mesa Steakhouse
HOLA! Tacos & Cantina Mesa Mexican
Kaito Sushi Bar Mesa Japanese
Kaito Teppanyaki Mesa Japanese
Marketplace Buffet & Restaurant Autoservicio Buffet
MSC Yacht Club Restaurant Mesa Gourmet
Restaurante Principal (MSC) Mesa Incluido
Indochine Mesa Asian

Bars and Lounges Listings


On board the MSC Virtuosa, passengers have the opportunity to enjoy an exceptional gastronomic and leisure experience. With 21 bars and lounges spread throughout the ship, there is an option for every taste and occasion, from exotic cocktails and quality wines to places to relax and enjoy the company of friends and loved ones. Immerse yourself in the unique and sophisticated atmosphere that each of these spaces offers, and discover new ways to enjoy your time at sea. Below are all the available options:

  • Attic Club: Disco where you can dance and enjoy music and entertainment.
  • Carousel Lounge: Lounge where you can enjoy cocktails and drinks while watching live shows.
  • Champagne Bar: Bar specializing in champagne where you can taste this drink accompanied by a selection of cold food.
  • Infinity Bar: Bar located on the cruise deck where you can enjoy snacks and drinks while enjoying the sea view.
  • Jean Philippe Chocolat & Cafe: Coffee and chocolate shop where you can enjoy a selection of chocolates and coffees.
  • Jean Philippe Crepes & Gelato: Ice cream and crepe shop where you can enjoy a wide variety of ice cream and crepes.
  • L'Atelier Bar & Art: Bar where you can enjoy a wide variety of cocktails and drinks.
  • Marketplace Bar: Bar located in the main buffet restaurant where you can enjoy drinks while delighting in the selection of food available.
  • Masters of the Sea: English pub where you can enjoy a wide selection of beers and drinks.
  • MSC Starship Club: Futuristic bar with a robotic bartender.
  • Red Gem Casino: Bar located in the casino where you can enjoy drinks while trying your luck at gambling games.
  • Sky Lounge: Piano lounge and bar where you can enjoy drinks while listening to live music.
  • Sports Bar: Bar where you can enjoy drinks while watching sports events on television and trying hot dogs.
  • Tropical Bar: Wine experience where you can taste a wide selection of wines.
  • TV Studio & Bar: Bar located in the television studio where you can enjoy cocktails and drinks while participating in live programs.
  • Virtuosa Bar & Lounge: Bar and lounge area where you can relax and enjoy drinks with friends and family.
  • Atmosphere Bar North: Bar located in the north outdoor pool where you can enjoy drinks while cooling off in the pool.
  • Atmosphere Bar South: Bar located in the south outdoor buffet where you can enjoy drinks while enjoying the food selection.
  • Atmosphere Ice Cream Bar: Enjoy an ice cream at this bar located in the pool area.
  • Horizon Bar: With panoramic sea views, this bar is the perfect place to enjoy a drink while enjoying the views.
  • Savannah Bar: Located in the ice cream shop, this bar offers delicious ice cream and other refreshing drinks.

What to do in MSC Virtuosa?


listado de servicios MSC Virtuosa

During your stay on board, you won't miss a thing with a total of 9 shops for watches, jewelry, perfumes, hygiene, pharmacy, technology, and onboard entertainment with discos, photo galleries, theater, and a casino to try your luck.

If you are traveling with children or teenagers, the MSC Virtuosa is prepared to keep them entertained at all times, with various areas for different age groups that the onboard team takes care of. The standout features include the virtual simulator for Formula 1 car racing, the bowling alley, and the interactive XD cinema.

We can't forget about its four swimming pools and nine hydromassage jacuzzis, with a water park and indoor pool available in one of them.

It is a state-of-the-art cruise ship that offers a unique experience to its passengers. Designed with the comfort and enjoyment of its guests in mind, this impressive vessel offers a wide range of first-class services and facilities to ensure that every moment on board is unforgettable. Below is a summary of the main services and facilities you can find on board the MSC Virtuosa.


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