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When Costa Cruises launched Costa Serena in 2007, I wondered how the Europeans at whom it was aimed would react to an American designer's concept of classical mythology, with polystyrene Greek gods floating ...
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141 Costa Serena Cruise Reviews

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You have to expect to get a discounted ship if you pay a discounted price - we except that.... but does that really ... Read more
Poor Customer Service JeffLenehan
05/15
The worst Cruise Ship I have ever experienced and will never trust this Company again. My Cabin was 2412. Fine in ... Read more
04/15
Overall very good experience, tasty food, a-la-carte portions were small, but very tasty. We purchased all inclusive ... Read more
04/15
Overall very good experience, tasty food, a-la-carte portions were small, but very tasty. We purchased all inclusive ... Read more
First & Last Time Appleorchard5
04/15
Whilst not a major cruiser we have completed enough to know this was the worst of our experiences and total rubbish. We ... Read more
Worse ever cruise ship! Holidayqueen 2
04/15
Where do I start? After reading many terrible reviews of the Costa Serena after I had booked this cruise I should've ... Read more
04/15
Arrived at the port at 3pm after a late check out from our hotel. Embarkation was a breeze. Purchased drinks package ... Read more
Hi Di Hi of cruising Keith from Rugby
04/15
Let's start with a basic, fly for 8 hours and are met by nice air conditioned car to Dubia port where told would not be ... Read more
04/15
We arrived early hours into Dubai in the early hours of the morning, and got a taxi to the ship – approx. ... Read more
04/15
We have just returned from the worst imaginable cruise possible. We expected to go on a cruise of Dubai and the Jewels ... Read more
Truthful review Happy695
04/15
Cruised the Dubai Emirates on 13/03/2015 Costa Serena GOOD POINTS: Lovely weather Large clean ship Entertainment ... Read more
04/15
Having read some of the previous comments we went on this cruise expecting the worst, however things turned out much ... Read more
Great value for money Edinburghgirl1
04/15
I cannot believe all the negative reviews for this cruise. Ok its not on a par with the likes of Celebrity and ... Read more
we have just returned from a 7 night cruise on Costa Serena - sailing from Dubai. What an awful experience. I did ... Read more
I really don't know where to start! A disaster from day 1. This was my 13th cruise and without any shadow of a doubt ... Read more
Having read the 2 previous reviews, I find it hard to believe that we were on the same ship. I too have been on dozens ... Read more
03/15
Now where do I start.  Having done dozens of cruises with the likes of Princess,  P&O, NCL, Celebrity and ... Read more
I don't often review holidays but to be honest this WAS AN ABSOLUTE DISASTER. Do not use Costa if you want a relaxing ... Read more
03/15
We have just returned from this cruise. Our flight arrived in Dubai around 7.15 in the morning so just picked up our ... Read more
03/15
Check in was a nightmare, first check in and drop luggage at Dubai cruise terminal 10am, 2.30pm start queueing for ... Read more
It has been a rather disappointing experience. This was our second cruise, the first one being a 7 day trip in the ... Read more
02/15
Embarkation went very smoothly with no queue. Our outside cabin was a good size. We had a table for two this time at ... Read more
I am glad this was not my first cruise. dandbbeale@googlemail.com
02/15
We have just been on the Costa Serena from Dubai to Oman ect. We arrived at the port at 8/30 am to be told we cannot ... Read more
My overall impression of Costa Cruises is one of obtaining clients with attractive advertised prices for their cruises ... Read more
02/15
We traveled in pair (two person 30 year old). We don't use flight deal from costa (flight&hotel self-booking). Ship ... Read more

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