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62 Costa Senior Cruise Reviews

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jkwoods1
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed February 2015
We have never been disappointed to this level in over 30 years of cruising. Starting with the food: First there were no ice tea or lemonade at the meal, which was a first for us and the 3 other couples with our group. Had to ask for ice, ... Read more
garyed2626
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2015
The thing to remember is that this is an Italian ship. Although it departed from Miami, it is an Italian ship. Most the passengers were Italian followed by French and Spanish with the number of Americans far behind. Everything was in five ... Read more
montra
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2015
Before our cruise I had read a lot of negative feedback about Costa Luminosa. Well, I don't know why did they get that all because I think they really didn't deserve it. On the contrary: all the staff was nice and polite, smiling, helpful. ... Read more
Farfalla and Bad Orsi
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Staff is A+,house keeper Christopher Cabbo and waiter Jonathan González are 5 stars on my book and in general all the where always helpful.On the flip side of the coin...They charge for everything.The charge for water at the ... Read more
SPMCRUISER
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
161 forum posts
2 helpful votes
My wife and I sailed on the Costa NeoRiviera on November From Savona to Dubai. We flew from NY to Istambul and spent three glorious days before heading to Genoa to embark on our cruise. We arrived in Genoa went to the Best Western City ... Read more

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allan.murota
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2014
The destinations were great, the crew were not overly friendly or accomodating, the excursion that we went on was good. The other passengers on the ship were not very courteous especially in lines. The dress code is casual, but some ... Read more
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
Daisyrae
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 forum post
0 helpful votes
Sailed July 2014
We did the 7 Beaches cruises, around the Greek Islands, and a visit to Izmir in Turkey. Fabulous apart from a couple of hitches getting ashore due to windy weather - only to be expected. The Greek Islands never disappoint apart from Samos, ... 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
Kezandross
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed March 2014
After reading all the negative reviews we were very apprehensive about stepping aboard Costa Luminosa for our 28 day trans Atlantic cruise. All I can say is you don't believe all that you read. The first issue was language as Australians ... Read more

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vinny l
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2013
We have been on 10 cruises in past and this is by far the worse run ship we have been on. The ship is beautiful and well maintained .The food was terrible to the point of the best meal was the pizza bar. Lack of kitchen help made people ... Read more
HAGA
Member Since 2008
7 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
The ship is sharp and well laid out . . . it is actually the same ship as the Carnival Legend/Miracle twins with a bit classier decorations and fittings. Costa out shines everyone on embarkation proceedings . . . but is in the "not ready ... Read more
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Jennkean
Member Since 2009
1 review
31 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2012
I travelled with my 87 year old mother and booked the trip two weeks prior because the price was so good. We arrived in Miami a day early and rented a car at Dollar car rental for a great rate of $23.00 total, much cheaper than taking a ... Read more
Shipshape99
Member Since 2010
4 reviews
34 forum posts
0 helpful votes
When we saw the ad for a 5 night cruise for less than �£100, in a premium balcony cabin to boot, we thought it would be extremely rude not to......and so we booked for the Costa Pacifica short Med cruise. The prospect of ... Read more
ozijule
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
4 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Excited to be back in Venice and ready for our 7 night cruise, we caught the People Mover to the Dock. Not well signed but we found where to take our luggage (and were given No. 18 for embarkation) and then around the corner to the ... Read more

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R T Spyder
Member Since 2012
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Costa Magica Cruise: Ten Days on the MediterInian Overview ... Having been on more than ten cruises, my wife and I knew pretty much what to expect. This is not a company that deals in expensive and highly rated cruises, so we ... Read more
brunolug
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
40 forum posts
0 helpful votes
In September/October 2011, Costa LUMINOSA is sailing on a pretty new route: 10 days/9 nights from Savona to Malaga, Casablanca, Cadiz, Lisboa, Valencia, Barcellona, and back to Savona. Everywhere there was sufficient time for the ... Read more
LadyKrystal53
Member Since 2009
1 review
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2011
This was a first sailing with Costa and we were not sure what to expect. Traveling to the ship was fast, easy and inexpensive by taking the ATVO bus. it was 10 Euros each and was a direct express bus to Piazzale Roma. Luggage was put in ... Read more
Paul
Member Since 2000
20 reviews
9 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We were on the Costa Mediterranea for 11 nights from 3 to 14 September 2011. This was our first time on Costa, having previously cruised with P&O, Princess and Thomson. The cruise was a round trip from Sovana around the eastern ... Read more
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Bruna
Member Since 2007
1 review
1 forum post
0 helpful votes
We had never been on Costa Lines but the only ship that went to Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania was the Costa Pacifica, so a group of friends and us decided to take the cruise leaving and returning to Kiel on August 21, 2011. First of all, ... Read more
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B MOORE
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed July 2011
On arrival at port we were herded into what is best described as a holding bay.There we sat for approx one and a half hours.Poor quality orange juice was provided in plastic cups,but no food.Things did not get better.We joined the ship to ... Read more
TheDinParis
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
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
Southern Star Cruiser
Member Since 2011
1 review
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2011
Cruise Line: Costa Cruises Ship: Costa Pacifica Sailing date: April 27th, 2011 Itinerary: 12-day Holy Land, later changed to Turkey & Greece After making a comfortable one-hour transfer by train (independent), from Milan we ... Read more
Michael Kelly
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My wife and I had a very enjoyable cruise. The stateroom had a balcony and was spotless The food was excellent and was '5 star' quality although I would have preferred a better choice of cereals for breakfast.The staff were most efficient, ... Read more
Popeyecruiser
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2011
We travelled from Cairns, Australia to join Deliziosa in Dubai for the 7 night cruise. We were able to board the ship around PM but did not get access to our cabin until around 8 PM. Some guests did get into their cabins earlier. The ... Read more

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