These are latest MSC drink packages and menus 2023. MSC cruise’s drink packages are available on all MSC cruise ships. Whether you are sailing on the latest MSC Virtuosa, MSC Seaside or the MSC Fantasia you can find the perfect all inclusive drink package for your stay. We have also downloaded the very latest MSC Virtuosa drink menus too you can find them in this post
Everything you need to know about MSC Drink Packages Menus with Prices for 2023- 2024
For a MSC drink package to be worth the money you need to work out exactly what you would drink. For instance a coffee in the morning sodas or cocktails by the pool, a wine paired with dinner and a few beers in the evening would easily cover the daily rate and work out cheaper than purchasing drinks separately. You can log in to your cruise booking to get your cruise drink package price. But read on for some more guidance on the rough prices of the drink packages and prices of the drinks to gauge whether you will need a package.
Will you be getting off of the ship and going ashore? Use this guide on MSC cruise Ship packages and also the menus to see what is included? This also includes what drinks you get if you travel in Yacht club.
MSC drink packages and menus the ultimate guide for 2023
Wherever you are sailing be it North America, South America, Caribbean itineraries or the Mediterrean the drinks will be the same. However all MSC cruises reflect where they are cruising. The beverage package packages are the same also the only thing that changes is whether the drink menu is in pounds, euros or dollars.
If you are sailing out of Saudi Arabia no alcohol will be served and bars will be shut until you sail out to international waters. This is not the case for other neighbouring countries such as the UAE, Doha, Dubai and Qatar these places the bars will be open.
What drink packages do MSC Cruises offer and do I need one?
MSC Cruises now offer five different drinks packages;
- The Easy package
- The Easy Plus Package
- The Premium Extra Package
- MSC Cruise Alcohol-Free Package for adults
- MSC Non alcoholic Minors package kids
How much are MSC drink packages?
Drink packages on MSC cruises are priced from around £15 for a child s package up to around £52 for the premium deluxe drinks package.
Are MSC cruises drink packages worth it? By taking a look at the daily cost of the drink packages and the cost of the drinks on the MSC menus you can work out if you will benefit from a package. MSC have four different drink packages for adults and one for children.
Where can I purchase a drinks package?
If you have not purchased a package with your cruise they can also be purchased at the promotion desks during the embarkation and also in bars and restaurants. Prices do fluctuate and you can purchase your package onboard up to two days in to your cruise. If you purchase onboard drinks will incur a service charge of 15%. If you purchase prior to cruising you normally get a cheaper deal.
What MSC drink packages are there?
The MSC Cruises Easy package
The MSC Easy drink package includes all drinks up to 6 euros. MSC want you to savour the freedom to satisfy your thirst at any moment with a dedicated selection of alcoholic drinks. Choose from house wines by the glass, Heineken beer (draught, bottle and non-alcoholic), selected spirits and cocktails and non-alcoholic cocktails. Soft drinks include fruit juices by the glass, bottled mineral water. Hot drinks include, expresso, cappuccino, caffè latte, tea, coffee and chocolate delights. You use this package in all onboard bars including the self- service buffet and restaurants. This package excludes the specialty restaurants.
( roughly £29 per day as of 2023) Cruise drink package prices have risen this year and can only be viewed when logged in to your cruise.
MSC Cruises Easy Plus Package drinks.
The Easy Plus Package Includes all drinks priced up to 10 euros. The premium MSC package is an almost endless choice of drinks anytime you want. This package includes a wide range of cocktails, spirits, liqueurs, aperitifs, wines by the glass and beers including draught and bottled beers. Soft drinks included are sodas, fruit juices, bottled mineral water, energy drinks, classic and special coffee drinks, hot chocolate delights and organic tea. The offer is valid in all onboard bars as well as the self-service buffet and restaurants and also includes specialty restaurants
( £40 – €44 per day as of 2023) Cruise drink package prices have risen this year and can only be viewed when logged in to your cruise.
Premium Extra Package for MSC
The Premium Extra Package which give you complete freedom with all drinks by the glass with a price cap limit of up to €13 / $15!. You can enjoy MSC’s finest beverages available on the ship. Room service menu and drinks from themed bar menus are all included as well. This package also entitles you to a 30% discount on bottles of wine and champagne purchased in restaurants and bars. You can order drink in all onboard bars, as well as the self-service buffet and restaurants, including specialty restaurants.
( roughly £52 or €62 per day as of 2023) Cruise drink package prices have risen this year and can only be viewed when logged in to your cruise.
MSC Cruise Alcohol-Free Package for adults.
MSC Cruise Alcohol-Free Package for adults perfect for refreshment whenever you like with a choice of alcohol-free cocktails, sodas, energy drinks, bottled mineral water, flavoured water and fruit juices. A wide range of coffee drinks, hot chocolate delights, organic tea and soft ice cream is also included. The drinks included can be ordered in all onboard bars, as well as self-service buffet and restaurants, this excludes specialty restaurants. This package is only available to ADULTS over 18 years of age.
( roughly £20 or €23 per day as of 2023) Cruise drink package prices have risen this year and can only be viewed when logged in to your cruise.
Non alcoholic Minors package for kids on MSC Cruises
MSC Non alcoholic Minors package for kids gives complete freedom for kids. They can enjoy their choice of alcohol- free cocktails, sodas, energy drinks, bottled mineral water, flavoured water and fruit juices, This also includes a wide range of coffee drinks, hot chocolate delights, organic tea and soft ice cream. These can be consumed in all onboard bars, as well as self-service buffet and restaurants, excluding specialty restaurants. This package offer is only available to CHILDREN AGED 3-17 YEARS who are part of a group/family purchasing an ADULT package.
( roughy £15 or €15 per day as of 2023 )
Are there free drink packages on MSC?
Free all-inclusive drinks
Aurea experience passengers also get a get the free Easy drinks package included in their cruise package. MSC Yacht Club guests get the Premium all inclusive drinks package.
What drinks are free on MSC cruises?
There are a range of drinks that are free on MSC Cruise ships. The following drinks are free on MSC Cruises:
- Fruit juice at breakfast
- Ice Tea
- Hot Chocolate
Does everyone in the MSC Cabin have to purchase the same drink package?
- The drinks package’s must be booked by all guests occupying the same cabin this includes minors who must book the child version of the package.
- The package does not have to be purchased by infants under 3 years old (babies who have not yet reached their 3rd birthday).
MSC drink packages terms and conditions for 2023.
- The drink package is valid for every day of the cruise and cannot be purchased on a daily basis.
- The package is for personal use only and valid for one order at a time
- The brand of beer and wine’s may vary overtime
What cocktails are served onboard MSC cruise ships?
There is a range of cocktails including Pina Coladas, Strawberry Daiquiri, Classic Mojito and B.B.C’s. You can also get non alcoholic ones too such as Mojito Zero, Magic Island or a Coco Loco Zero.
Available teas and coffees on MSC Cruises
You can get Espresso, Iced Coffee’s, Barley coffee, Cappuccino, Hot chocolates and a variety of teas. You can also treat yourself to Italian Coffee, Irish Coffee or a Baileys Coffee.
What are the beverage’s and drinks are included in MSC Yacht Club?
There are plenty of different beers and draft beer on tap and with Yacht Club your package is included here is a small example of the beers you can choose from and their prices as of 2023 on the MSC Ships in Europe;
- Beers & Cider
- Heineken – €6.50
- Amstel Light – €6.50
- Sol – €6.50
- Dos Equis – €6.50
- Beck’s – €6.50
- Warsteiner – €6.50
- Stella Artois – €6.50
- Desperados – €7
- Budweiser – €6.50
- San Miguel – €6.50
- Guinness – €7
- Newcastle Brown Ale – €6.50
- Strongbow – €6.50
What soft drinks are there on MSC?
These are a selection of soft drinks available on MSC Cruises such as Fruit juices such as Pear, Apple, Peach, Orange, Tomato and Apricot. There are many classic hot drinks too such as coffee, latte, espresso etc. You can also get variety of Sodas, Ice tea and still or sparkling water. Here is a list;
- Ice tea
- Red Bull
- Mineral Water Acqua Panna
- Orange Juice
- pineapple Juice
- grapefruit Juice
- green apple Juice
- cranberry Juices
- apricot Juice
- pear Juice
- apple Juice
- tomato juice
- Caffetteria Espresso,
- Caffe latte
- Ginseng coffee
- Barley coffee
- Irish coffee
- Baileys coffee
- Hot chocolate
- Hot tea
Can I get Liquors onboard MSC?
Yes you can get a selection of liqueurs including Limoncello, Samba, Malibu, Baileys Irish Cream, and kailua. Lets not forget the premium branded drinks such as Rum, Gin and Vodka too
What do you get in the minibar on MSC?
On msc you get a fully stocked mini bar. This is the MSC Lirica mini bar on a previous sailing it had in it;
Premium brand spirits of
Can I purchase a drinks package before my cruise?
Yes you can! All drink packages can be purchased before the cruise by benefiting of a 15% discount vs onboard prices.
MSC Internet Browse and stream package prices
Stay connected and share every single special moment of your cruise with friends and family by choosing one of the satellite internet packages onboard MSC. With 24/7 internet access you can stay in touch with the family via your smartphone, tablet or laptop any time you like. Book the internet package that best suits your needs and set yourself up for trouble-free communications throughout your cruise.
The MSC Internet Browse and stream package is roughly £75 pounds for 2 devices.
What is a MSC Funpass and what does it include?
The FunPass is your all access pass to the Amusement Area which include video games. The fun pass includes;
- XD Dark Ride Interactive Cinema
- Formula One Racer
- Zip Line
- Flight Simulator
- VR Maze
- Video Games
Not all ships have all activities So it is only if they are available on your cruise ship.
How much does the Fun Pass cost?
The MSC Fun Pass package’s price varies depending on the ship you are on. It also depends on when you purchase the package. If you buy online ahead of your cruise you will have a 20 % discount compared to onboard prices and enjoy additional Fun Pass credits valid for all attractions available on board.
The current price for a MSC fun pass is around £72 in 2023.
Where can I get drinks on an MSC ship?
You can drinks in all bars and the main restaurant as well as the specialty restaurants
What beverages are included on MSC?
This is a list of all of the different beverages are included on MSC?
- A wide choice of alcohol-free cocktails.
- A wide choice of alcoholic cocktails.
- A selection of house wines
- An extensive variety of beers
- A variety soft drinks.
- Energy drinks.
- Mineral water.
- Flavored waters.
- Fruit juices.
- Coffee drinks (latte, espresso, cappuccino, etc.)
- Hot chocolate and hot teas.
MSC Yacht club drinks options
What drinks and beverages do you get on MSC Yacht club? Whilst in Yacht club you receive the premium package which you can use all over the ship.
In the Yacht club you also get one free bottle of your choice on arrival that will be delivered to your room for your mini bar. We received on bottle on MSC Fantasia as well as nut, crisps and a Toblerone. Soft drinks and water are replenished daily in the mini bar. The choice of alcohol delivered to your room for the mini bar is as follows;
- CHAMPAGNE “JACQUART BRUT” ( Second or further bottle €52 )
- VINO ESPUMOSO “LX SANT’ORSOLA” 75CL ( Second or further bottle €30 )
- VINO TINTO CABERNET CIGOGNA “CAVASSA” ( Second or further bottle €29 )
- VINO TINTO TOSCANA “SANTA CRISTINA” 75 CL( Second or further bottle €26 )
- VINO BLANCO SAUVIGNON “VILLANOVA” ( Second or further bottle €39 )
- VINO BLANCO CHARDONNAY “DI BLAZIG” ( Second or further bottle €32 )
- VODKA “ABSOLUTELY” 70CL ( Second or further bottle €45 )
- VODKA “BELVEDERE” 70CL ( Second or further bottle €52 )
- GIN “TANQUERAY” 70CL ( Second or further bottle €45 )
- GIN “BOMBAY SAPPHIRE” 70CL ( Second or further bottle €45 )
- WHISKY “JACK DANIELS” 70CL ( Second or further bottle €49 )
- WHISKY “GLEN GRANT” 70CL ( Second or further bottle €47 )
- NUTS ( Second or further €5.50 )
- PRINGLES 40G ( Second or further bottle €4 )
- CHOCOLATE TOBLERONE 100G ( Second or further bottle €5.50 )
Should you need another bottle you can order it and it will delivered and charged to your room
Yacht club mini bar contents
Yacht club mini bar soft drinks and water on MSC Fantasia as of 2023 are as follows;
- lemon and peach ice tea
- Coca cola diet or full fat
- Fever tree tonic water
- Heineken beer
- Still water
- Sparkling water Pelligrino
Try Out Our MSC Drinks Calculator
MSC cruises 2023 drinks Menus
There are so many bar menus on the MSC cruise ships from the pool bar to the Sports Bar menu’s. Here are a few of the latest drink prices and 2023 menus;
- Signature cocktails which are £14
- Contemporary classic cocktails £10
- Tropical treasures cocktails £10
- Frozen cocktails £10
- Mocktails that are alcohol free £7
- Spirits including Whiskeys and Gins.
- Aperitifs and liqueurs
- A selection of beers
- Wines and champagne
- Fruit juices and soft drinks
MSC contemporary cocktails are £10
Cocktail examples om MSC;
- Sapphire Martini cocktail £10
- Mimosa blossom
- Aperol spritz
Tropical Treasure cocktails on MSC are £10
MSC World Europa Speakeasy Bar Menus
The Fabulous MSC cruise ship World Europa bar has a fantastic Speakeasy bar. Serving a range of different cocktails from the Sidecar to the the last word cocktail. Prices range from 9 euros for a Prohibition shot to between 14 and 16 euros for a cocktail.
MSC Beer Menu in the British Pub!
The British pub drink menu onboard MSC is varied and has a variety of draught beers and craft beers and even beertails! You can even get a yard of beer or a draught of beer to pour your own!;
Example of beers on MSC with prices;
- John Smiths £8
- Newcastle Brown Ale £8
- Hieneken £8
- Guinness £9
- A yard of beer in euros on our recent cruise was 25
- A draught beer dispenser is 25 euros for 3 litres and 21 euros for 2 litres
For more 2022 MSC Virtuosa drink menus see here
MSC pool bar menu
Here are the MSC pool bar menus on board the MSC Divinia ship as of August 2019.
MSC sports bar drink menu
What drinks can you get in the sports bar on the Divina? This is the sports bar drinks menu on the MSC Divina cruise ship.
MSC Butchers cut drinks menu
MSC Butchers cut drink and beverage menu as on MSC Fantasia 2023
MSC drink package questions and answers
Is there free ice creams included in your drinks package on MSC?
Everybody does love soft serve ice cream. There are some free soft serve on the bigger ships that are vanilla or chocolate. Other than that Ice cream is only included only for children as part of the minor package and the non alcoholic package. However can get ice cream with your meals.
Are the drink prices same on all MSC ships?
If the MSC ship is priced in Euro (i.e. the Med, UAE, Northern Europe and Caribbean not departing Miami) then yes the price is consistent. When the ship currency is USD on Miami and South Africa sailings then the prices are different.
If you want a drink that is over the top package price on MSC do you pay the difference?
You have to pay for the drink seperate plus the 15% gratuity. You can not just pay the extra difference in price.
Further reading on MSC
- MSC Bellissima For Families
- MSC Kids Clubs Grandiosa
- MSC Bellissima Kids Clubs
- Best Cruises for families
- What is the difference between MSC and Royal Caribbean?
- MSC Virtuosa restaurants
Guests under 18 years of age are not permitted to purchase or consume alcohol.
Thanks for reading I hope you found this helpful. You can also check out some advice on other drinks packages such as Royal Caribbean.