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Tips for a happy cruise vacation with your little ones

You’ll feel completely at home with endless activities and entertainment for your child(ren). We have put our hearts and souls into planning every detail of the cruise for your little ones, because at MSC Cruises we too are parents, aunts and uncles, grandmothers and grandfathers…


Designed specifically for your children from all over the world, the Osservatorio Chicco Baby Research Center is tailor-made.
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Playing in a Protected Area

  • MSC Baby Time

    Reserved for our youngest guests (under 3 years old) and their parents, MSC Baby Time allows your little one to play with you and other children of their own age from countries around the world. You'll also be in good company with other parents and their children.
    Please check with the onboard Youth Program Staff for the hours of operation.

  • NEW! MSC Baby Care Service

    MSC has thought about moms and dads too, offering you the opportunity to drop your children off at the Mini Club where they will be looked after by qualified and dedicated staff who will let them play.
    Please check with the onboard Youth Program Staff for the hours of operation.

    Subject to prior booking, limited availability, and not available for children 1 - 3 years old. Completion of a registration form is required. Ask the Mini Club staff once you’re on board. 

  • Activities with Chicco Toys

    You’ll find the most modern, fun and educational toys, chosen for you by the Osservatorio Chicco Baby Research Center. Activities include:

    Let’s speak English: Learn English with Chicco bilingual toys
    Rhythm and music: Play & listen to music   
    Mini Olympic Games: Crawling games and more
    Meet our mascot: Dorebaby is here to play & entertain your children

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New Tasty Delights

  • Children's menu

    You’ll find a wide selection of dishes on the children’s menu to help your child learn to explore tastes, flavors and colors with a special selection of healthy and tasty dishes. In addition, the buffet offers endless options of pizza cooked to perfection with top quality ingredients, perfect for the children! Plus, you'll enjoy a multitude of options available 20 hours a day.

  • For your babies

    Bottle warmers are available in specific locations on all our ships: contact Reception – Guest Services for more information once you’re on board.


    If your baby is being weaned, all you need to bring is your child’s favorite baby food. Pasta soup, chicken breast and thin grilled steak, ham, cheese and desserts are available in the restaurant every day.

  • Baby chef
    Baby Chef is available for 2-3 year old's. A dedicated area is provided for them to get as messy as they want in the kitchen. Supervised by Doremi Chef and the parents, the kids will prepare a tasty pizza! Doesn’t that sound delicious?
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Naps and Cuddles

  • Naps in Osservatorio Chicco
    Little ones will sleep peacefully in a cot right beside their parents in the Osservatorio Chicco Baby research center.
  • Nap in the comfort of your stateroom

    If you prefer to let your little one sleep peacefully in your stateroom, you'll have an array of staterooms to choose from including a Suite, Balcony, Ocean View or Interior. Whichever you choose, you and your little one(s) are sure to relax.

  • Our staff will provide a safe & relaxing nap
    Every member of our crew will put their heart into looking after you and your child. You can turn to them for anything you need as they'll be ready to help make nap time peaceful for you and your little one. And finally, mommy can stop thinking about everything and treat yourself to some valuable “me time”.
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