Onboard

What time do we leave?

Check-in time will begin promptly at 1:00 PM. You MUST be on the ship no later than 5:00 PM as Holy Ship! will set sail at 7:00 PM. NO EXCEPTIONS!!

 
What time do we return?

Disembarkation is scheduled to begin at approximately 8:00 AM.

 
What is included with my fare?

All the music of Holy Ship!, your cabin accommodations onboard the ship, all meals in the main dining room(s) and cafeteria, casual dining throughout the day, non-carbonated beverages (water, non-specialty coffee, tea, juices) and use of the ship’s pools, health and fitness center.

 
What is NOT included with my fare?

Transportation to/from ship, shore excursions, sightseeing or meals ashore, meals in specialty and à la carte restaurants, wine, beer, liquors, cocktails, sodas, bottled/mineral water, laundry, medical expenses, spa, beauty salon, casino gaming, onboard shopping and all other items of a personal nature.  

* In the event that the cost of fuel increases between now and the time we sail, a fuel surcharge will be imposed to each passenger. The fuel surcharge will be added to the passenger's cabin costs, not to exceed $30 per passenger and must be paid in full by the time of embarkation in order to board the ship for Holy Ship! 2015. All passengers will be notified via email if such a fuel surcharge will be added to the cost of your cabin. If such a fee is imposed, the credit card on file for the primary passenger will be charged. 

What will I need money for once onboard?

While onboard, all alcoholic and soft drinks (not including tea, coffee & juices) will be charged to your Sign & Sail card, which you will establish credit for upon check-in. (MSC accepts Visa, MasterCard & American Express). You must either put down a credit card or you may open a Sign & Sail card with a $200 cash deposit. All official Holy Ship! merchandise and band merchandise can be paid by cash or credit card.

 
Are there ATMs onboard?

No. There are no ATMs onboard the MSC Divina. Plan ahead if you are planning to gamble in the casino, or pay with cash at the merchandise store or at the port stops. You will be able to get cash advances from the Purser's office once onboard.

 
Is there internet access on the ship?

For those of you who cannot leave the "real" world behind, there is an Internet Café that is open 24 hours. Rates will be available onboard. Wireless access is also available in limited areas throughout the ship.

 
When is the music? At night time or during the day?

Music will kick off with a sail away party on the first day of the cruise and then continues daily nearly until dawn. 

When will the music schedule be available?

The schedule for Holy Ship! will be posted before we sail. Music will take place at multiple venues onboard the ship. We want to make sure that you'll be able to see each and every artist onboard perform an entire show. No two artists will perform at the same time twice.

 
What sort of activities will be planned on the ship besides music?

We are working with the artists to have them be a part of something special onboard. Stay tuned for more information to be announced!

What can we do when we get off the ship?

MSC Cruise Lines offers many land excursions (w/ additional charges) while in port. Go parasailing, scuba diving, snorkeling and more. Packages will be available for purchase onboard with MSC.

 
How many meals are included each day?

Breakfast, lunch and dinner plus the pizza bar and a midnight buffet are all included. Food is available nearly around the clock.

 
Will vegetarian & gluten-free options be available?

Yes. The MSC Divina has a variety of food available to guests with various dietary needs. There will be vegetarian & gluten-free options available at all meals.  If you haven't already, please update "Your Profile" by logging into your Cloud 9 account and completing the Dietary Request field box. 

 
Is there any dress code on the ship?

No. Think Holy Ship! casual for the entire time.  Stay tuned to Activities announcements for special dress up theme nights.

 
Is there a spa?

Yes. There is a full service spa & salon onboard.  Massage appointments fill up fast, so book them early!  Additional fees will apply.

 
What fitness activities are available?

A fitness center and workout room with modern equipment is available. The MSC Divina also offers a jogging track, table tennis, swimming pools and fitness classes. Yoga will also be offered.

 
Is there a casino?

The MSC Divina has a casino onboard offering slot machines, craps, blackjack, roulette, Caribbean poker and bingo. The casino opens only while at sea and is closed while in port.

 
Are there laundry services onboard?

Yes. Complete laundry services are available for an extra charge.

 
Can I watch television or movies?

Yes. All staterooms are furnished with televisions. Check out our very own Holy Ship! TV or catch a movie while you are in your cabin.

 
Are hair dryers provided?

Yes. Suites contain a hand held dryer; all other cabins have hair dryers in the desk drawer.

 
In case of emergency, how can I be contacted on the ship?

While the ship is at sea, guests can be contacted by telephone or fax via the ship's radio office. Call sign, telephone and fax numbers are given below. Please note that satellite communication is very expensive. To contact the ship, dial the appropriate code followed by the relevant ship number.

MSC Divina Phone: 011-765097163| 011-765097166 MSC Divina Fax: 011-765097165 | 011-765097168