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66 Costa Baltic Sea Cruise Reviews

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gpetro1
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Greetings, fellow cruise lovers, I write a review like this one once in a blue moon, but this time, in view of the "terrible press" this ship has been having here, I felt that I had to. I understand that other cruisers have ... Read more
Bindi1
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
A last minute booking, but having been on Costa ships previously I had a good idea of what to expect. I liked the fact that there were only 13 English passengers on board and lots of interesting people to meet from around the world. The ... Read more
mauricefirman
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Costa cruises are only worth considering if you can buy one really cheaply and forget any notion that you'll get good service and be treated like a guest. On the positive side the dinner service and food was quite reasonable, unfortunately ... Read more
Allyson Coleman
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was a first time cruise for myself and my family. I was a it dubious of cruising and quite anxious to be truthful. We did encounter a problem when we first went to the airport to check-in as we had no allocation of bags and we had to ... Read more
mikeg1968
Member Since 2012
3 reviews
2 forum posts
2 helpful votes
I traveled with my wife and 2 children (aged 9 and 12) to Kiel to for our cruise on board the Costa Pacifica from August 5 to 16. The embarkation process took a couple of hours. We boarded the ship and found our way to our inside cabin. ... Read more

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Morton66
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
Worst cruise from the start. 90% of the staff were rude. The food on the ship was awful. Couldn't get tea or coffee after 5:30 without paying for it. Second week of cruise had no tea or coffee at all unless paid for it. Our ... Read more
barahona44
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
My wife and I went on our first cruise with a friend who had arranged it.I had some trepidation after booking (we agreed to the trip and booked it just 3 weeks before sailing), after reading the reviews on CC. With nothing to compare it ... Read more
daisyplus
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
We have not travelled on the Costa line for 3 years and the change was beyond belief. No carafe water was served in the dining room at any time. Bottled water was available, of course, at a cost and including a service charge. Tea and ... Read more
aeb619
Member Since 2014
1 review
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2014
Overall the cruise was good…but nothing special to write about. It has been a while since my last cruise (I have cruised on both Carnival and Royal Caribbean in the past) so I knew what to expect but was aware things may be a little ... Read more
Video Dude
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We recently took a cruise on the Costa Fortuna in Eastern Europe. We chose the Costa cruise line simply because we had no other choices as we had specific dates we could travel in August. We departed from Copenhaugen and made port at ... Read more

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jesusac00
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This has been the worst vacation I have ever had although the expectations were really high. We were looking forward to going to the Norwegen fjords, escaping from the hot summer days and enjoying good food. Actually, we were promised ... Read more
jesev
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was not my family’s first time on a cruise liner, however Costa surpassed our expectations. Our trip immediately started on a good note. Even though we were quite skeptical for the embarkation procedure I have to say it was ... Read more
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Colorcircle
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed August 2014
Very unorganized cruise Poor English speaking staffs Cabin carpet needs cleaning Charged water at restaurant Few choices of the food Poor entertainment activities for kids, only 1 ping pong tables and 3 football tennis tables Poor ... Read more
ACSWILM
Member Since 2011
5 reviews
3 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Experienced cruisers all, our family of five embarked upon a 2 week cruise with Costa, enamored of the itinerary offered, to see the Norwegian fjords and the Baltic capitols, including St. Petersburg, with a reasonable cruise fare to boot. ... Read more
silvercitygirl
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We recently enjoyed 7 sunny days on the Costa Luminosa visiting some lovely ports in the Baltic. The itinerary was excellent. The ship is clean and well maintained, the décor is modern. However, there is a significant area dedicated ... Read more

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Hjartdal
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I (25 years) have just been on a cruise in the Baltic Sea with my mom (62) for 8 days. We are from Denmark and travelled in July. Overall we were very pleased with the cruise, and would recommend it to friends and family. Before we went ... Read more
nomenclature871
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We are veteran cruisers but this was our first time to sail on Costa. Costa took the fun out of shipboard life. On our cruise of the Norwegian fiords we were charged three Euros for every one liter of water in the dining room. Free iced ... Read more
UrsulaE1
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
5 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed July 2014
This was a cruise I especially looked forward to , going North along the Norwegian coast had been on my to do list for a long time . The Costa Neoromantica is relatively small compared to the ships we have sailed on previously , and it was ... Read more
askoworodko
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed July 2014
Before leaving on this cruise, I read some reviews on cruise critic and was a bit concerned, but the itinerary of this trip was too appealing. Now, I am wondering what people's expectations were? I found the staff extremely helpful, ... Read more
BobOH
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Our Baltic/Norway cruise was July 5-19. Luminosa is a beautiful newer ship and our room was very nice. Costa still has a way to go to get me back. - Charging for water at dinner was unbelievable. - Same for yoga and spinning sessions ... Read more
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beech90
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Just returned from fjord cruise , this was our first cruise and as such was really ok, we chose the all inclusive option and seemed to work fine although there were no premium brand spirited the brands they used were unknown to us. We had ... Read more
CruisingMomma!
Member Since 2013
1 review
58 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We saw 9 countries in ten days and the sites were fabulous! The price for the 4 of us including taxes and port fees was $2170. The ship was clean and heavily decorated in a tacky manner. This is our 3rd cruise with Costa so we knew what we ... Read more
daleclayton
Member Since 2014
1 review
5 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Not rated Sailed June 2014
Itinerary was great, seen 8 different countries. We were in a port port every day except 1 day at sea. We started in Copenhagen, took a train to kiel and embarked with ease. The ship was spacious. costa is on the lower end of quality so I ... Read more
slnov1
Member Since 2012
1 review
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Port of embarkation: Kiel, (port doesn't appear on your list above). Costa Past Guests Level: Corail (my husband and I were also on the Concordia a few months before the tragedy and upon returning home we wrote Carnival a letter telling ... Read more
Sarah.
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2013
As a frequent and enthusiastic Costa client I was extremely disappointed this time. What was meant to be a romantic getaway turned into a nightmare. Where do I begin.... Well for a start, I'd like to point put that the itinerary was ... Read more

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