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Costa Mediterranea
Costa Mediterranea
Ranked #1 of 18 Costa Ships
59% Loved It
  • Pro: This ship does what Italy does best -- pasta and partying -- with an exuberant attitude
  • Con: If you expect an American ship, you will be frustrated -- by the pizza, coffee and multilingual crowd
  • Bottom line: A great ship if you want to feel like you've really left the U.S. behind
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 2,114
Costa Favolosa
Costa Favolosa
Ranked #2 of 18 Costa Ships
58% Loved It
  • Fourth ship in Costa's Concordia class
  • Plenty of bars, lounges and discos
  • Teen area has PlayStations, dance club & 4D cinema
  • Launched: July 2011; Passengers: 3,000
Costa Deliziosa
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Costa Deliziosa
Ranked #3 of 18 Costa Ships
56% Loved It
  • Samsara Spa is one of cruising's best
  • Smaller design still offers mega-ship features
  • Sails annual world cruise with international passenger mix
  • Launched: February 2010; Passengers: 2,260
Costa Fortuna
Costa Fortuna
Ranked #5 of 18 Costa Ships
55% Loved It
  • European experience with American comforts
  • Elegant breakfast buffet in main dining room
  • Multiple entertainment options in cozy lounges
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 2,720
Costa Atlantica
Costa Atlantica
Ranked #6 of 18 Costa Ships
55% Loved It
  • Restaurant offers a la carte and pre fixe dining
  • Bright and spacious cabins are well laid out
  • Large entertainment staff offers numerous activities
  • Launched: 2000; Passengers: 2,114
Costa Magica
Costa Magica
Ranked #7 of 18 Costa Ships
54% Loved It
  • Spacious cabins are comfortable and classy
  • More than 5,500 Italian works of art onboard
  • Tasty international fare at Bellagio Buffet
  • Launched: 2004; Passengers: 2,720
Costa Serena
Costa Serena
Ranked #8 of 18 Costa Ships
52% Loved It
  • Casual, informal style with no need for tuxedos
  • Samsara's spa cabins and spa restaurant
  • Two of four pools feature retractable roofs
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 3,000
Costa Pacifica
Costa Pacifica
Ranked #9 of 18 Costa Ships
52% Loved It
  • Two-deck Samsara Spa is beautiful
  • Music theme creates jazzy onboard ambience
  • Two covered pools make ship a good winter choice
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 3,000
Costa Marina
Costa Marina
Ranked #10 of 18 Costa Ships
50% Loved It
  • Italian ship marketed to German vacationers
  • Costa's famous toga party
  • Romantic candle-light dining on formal nights
  • Launched: 1990; Passengers: 776
Costa Diadema
Costa Diadema
Ranked #11 of 18 Costa Ships
50% Loved It
  • Launched: November 2013; Passengers: 3,724
Costa Allegra
Costa Allegra
Ranked #12 of 18 Costa Ships
48% Loved It
Costa neoRiviera
Costa neoRiviera
Ranked #13 of 18 Costa Ships
46% Loved It
  • Pro: Destination-intensive itineraries make this a good choice for cruisers who sail mainly for ports
  • Con: Older ship caters to Europeans; North Americans might have trouble with European-style service
  • Bottom line: An interesting alternative for cruisers who want a quiet ship and longer port stops.
  • Launched: 1999; Passengers: 1,727
Costa Victoria
Costa Victoria
Ranked #14 of 18 Costa Ships
46% Loved It
  • Stylish Northern Italian decor & modern facilities
  • Romantic, candle-light dining on formal nights
  • Planetarium bar great for quiet cocktails
  • Launched: 1996; Passengers: 1,928
neoRomantica
neoRomantica
Ranked #15 of 18 Costa Ships
45% Loved It
  • Multinational guests and crew
  • Some two-story cabins with floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Squok Club has innovative children's programs
  • Launched: 1993; Passengers: 1350
Costa Fascinosa
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Costa Fascinosa
Ranked #16 of 18 Costa Ships
43% Loved It
  • Large, plentiful dance floors throughout the ship
  • Smaller cabins dedicated to single travelers
  • Two of four pools feature retractable roofs
  • Launched: Spring 2012; Passengers: 3,000
Costa Luminosa
Costa Luminosa
Ranked #17 of 18 Costa Ships
43% Loved It
  • Vibrant nightlife that lasts from dusk to (almost) dawn
  • Fabulous pizza and pasta
  • Relatively liberal policies for smokers
  • Launched: 2009; Passengers: 2,260
Costa Classica
Costa Classica
Ranked #18 of 18 Costa Ships
39% Loved It
  • Passenger mix is highly international
  • Gorgeous sculptures, paintings & murals
  • Standard cabins are larger than average
  • Launched: 1991; Passengers: 1680
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Costa Member Reviews

50% Loved It

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 ... Read more

by jkwoods1

Costa Luminosa: 24.02.2015 Miami, Cozumel, Roatan, Jamaica, Caymans, Grand Turk, Nassau, Miami.

The cruise was value for money and to be ... Read more

by plumley

Cleanliness

The ship was constantly being cleaned, the decks were disinfected every morning and one evening when I nipped back to the ... Read more

by hm+jdmcruisers

We do a lot of cruising. We cruised 7 times this past year and usually love it. We are not picky. We usually eat in the buffets on board, so you ... Read more

by divingrose

we have just returned from a 7 night cruise on Costa Serena - sailing from Dubai. What an awful experience. I did research a lot of reviews, but ... Read more

by Bluboy
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