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72 Costa Baltic Sea Cruise Reviews

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passtele
Member Since 2011
1 review
1 helpful vote
We took a one-week cruise with Costa Luminosa to the Norwegian Fjords, sailing out of Copenhagen, and visiting Flam, Geiranger, Bergen, Stavanger, Kristiansand (instead of Oslo initially planned) and back to Copenhagen. The scenery is ... Read more
TheDinParis
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
Sailed July 2011
We traveled for the 11 day cruise boarding at Le Havre, France around the North Sea. Happily, we had fair weather and enjoyed Scotland, an old favorite Amsterdam, and Hamburg in the sun. Crossing from Norway to Scotland was a terrible day ... Read more
Rebno167
2 reviews
Having been on 21 cruises over the past 8 years with 8 different cruise lines, we decided to return after about 5 years to Costa having been with them on four other occasions, Victoria, Atlantica twice and Europa. We enjoyed those cruises ... Read more
gsmart
Member Since 2004
4 reviews
2 forum posts
Sailed June 2011
We used to travel on Costa but stopped because despite innovative itineraries at good prices, the food was bland and frequently disappointing, and the coffee, always instant, was awful. For this unusual trip to the Norwegian Fjords, which ... Read more
Jim Roberts
Member Since 2004
1 review
We chose a Baltic cruise on the Costa Pacifica since it stopped at more places than other available Baltic cruises. The cruise started and ended in Kiel and around half of the passengers were German with a large contingent of Italians. ... Read more

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Newboots1
1 review
Costa Pacific is a beautiful ship, immaculate clean, excellant staff and great sized cabins.We picked this cruise due to two reason : the Itinerary as the only ship that went to Stockholm, Helskini, St petersburg, Talinn, Riga, Klapdeia, ... Read more
brightsparky
Member Since 2011
1 review
Sailed May 2011
After leaving the sea 27 yrs ago, working as Chief Electrician, it was time to see how the other half live.We flew from London to Copenhaghen as my wife wanted to revisit Copenhagen and also Costa offered more time visiitng Norway than ... Read more
Cruisin D
Member Since 2008
1 review
268 forum posts
First things first, getting on the ship - the embarkation process was very fast and trouble free. We boarded the ship at about 12noon, our cabin was ready and our luggage and cruise cards where already waiting for us. The ship was ... Read more
agathas mom
Member Since 2011
1 review
6 forum posts
Sailed July 2010
embarkation day was messy and a long wait in a very hot room with few seats. finally getting called to board, we made on our onto the ship, but were not allowed to go directly to rooms, as they were not all ready yet, so we joined the ... Read more
DownUnderOne
Member Since 2009
1 review
We boarded the Costa Luminosa in Savona,Italy on 4th May 2010 for a 9 night relocation cruise to Amsterdam with some apprehension, due the severe criticism previous reviewers had provided. We arrive by Train in Savona after 9 nights ... Read more

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bobkingdc
Member Since 2009
1 review
56 forum posts
1 helpful vote
My wife and I decided to cruise on Costa for the first time for our Baltics cruise. The Costa Mediterrania had an itinerary we really liked and the cost for a balcony cabin was reasonable. We had read mixed reviews for Costa, but wanted a ... Read more
AKyle
1 review
Booked this cruise on Costa Mediterranea a week before departure as it offered flights from Glasgow and a balcony cabin at a reasonable price. Flew independently to Copenhagen airport which has a metro connection running every 5 ... Read more
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lahlumdi
1 review
BACKGROUND INFORMATION We are Americans who currently live in Germany. The opportunity to visit 5 countries in 7 days... including Russia, Denmark and Sweden was very tempting. We realized if we were to visit each of them by flying and ... Read more
Norwegian girl
1 review
We are a married couple who have been on 19 previous cruises. This was our first cruise with Costa and also therefore with Costa Mediterranea. This was a 7-night Baltic Cities cruise from Copenhagen. The reason for my husband and myself ... Read more
Ted
Member Since 2000
1 review
111 forum posts
Sailed June 2008
We booked a suite for our 30th anniversary cruise to Norway. There were only 2 things that didn't disappoint us. The suite, and the English hostess who was very, very helpful. The first problem was language. We had been told that 5 - 20 ... Read more
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karen korican
1 review
we recently cruised the costa magica, baltic seas.we have have cruised 5 other times. this was our worst cruise ever. We are American and were warned that it is primarily Italians, let's say 90% Italians. Of 3,000 passengers, perhaps 100 ... Read more
MJDAKJ52
1 review
My husband and I flew from New Orleans.We stayed for 1 night at the Comfort Inn Air/Cruise Ports and we were very happy with the free shuttle service.  We were impressed with Costa's quick and easy check in service and went right up ... Read more
Bitzy Cole
1 review
After reading several critiques of the Magica (particularly the food), our expectations were less than when we booked our cruise to the Baltic. I can honestly say, the Magica exceeded our expectations exceptionally. We departed Copenhagen ... Read more
George S
1 review
1 helpful vote
Not rated Sailed September 2006
Costa Magica Sept 3-10, 2006 Baltic: Copenhagen, Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki, Stockholm, Copenhagen George Smart and Eleanor Stell Overall: Take Princess or RCI instead Costa does Europe in five languages (English, French, Spanish, ... Read more
Brian
9 reviews
ARRIVAL We flew to Copenhagen a day early. We took a 15 minute train trip (there is a station right in the airport) to the central train station then had a two block walk to our hotel. The Hotel First Vesterbro (approximately $180 USD ... Read more
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Ben Z
1 review
Just returning from the Costa Cruise line's Mediterranea yesterday, I have contemplated strongly just how to write a fair review of this cruise ship, the Costa cruise line, and the locations visited. Firstly- I am an American living in ... Read more
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This ship was nice enough, although not nearly as lavish as some we have cruised on. We had an inside room ( a first for us), and it was comfortable with a workable bathroom. The ports of call were interesting, especially Egypt. We had 3 ... Read more
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