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Costa Mediterranea
Ranked #1 of 15 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 Magica
Ranked #3 of 15 Costa Ships
55% 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: 2,702
Costa Fortuna
Ranked #4 of 15 Costa Ships
53% Loved It
  • European experience with American comforts
  • Elegant breakfast buffet in main dining room
  • Multiple entertainment options in cozy lounges
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 2,702
Costa Serena
Costa Serena
Ranked #5 of 15 Costa Ships
53% 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: 2,930
Costa Pacifica
Ranked #6 of 15 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: 2,930
Costa Victoria
Costa Victoria
Ranked #7 of 15 Costa Ships
49% 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
Costa Diadema
Ranked #8 of 15 Costa Ships
49% Loved It
  • Pro: Traveling through Europe surrounded by Europeans
  • Con: Lack of port information, plus extra charges for items such as water with dinner
  • Bottom Line: Be prepared to go local or the ship's lively Italian vibe could drive you loco
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 3,693
Costa neoRomantica
Ranked #9 of 15 Costa Ships
47% 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: 1,800
Costa Deliziosa
Ranked #10 of 15 Costa Ships
45% 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 Luminosa
Ranked #11 of 15 Costa Ships
44% 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 Favolosa
Ranked #12 of 15 Costa Ships
42% 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: 2,968
Costa neoRiviera
Ranked #13 of 15 Costa Ships
42% 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: 1,248
Costa Fascinosa
Ranked #14 of 15 Costa Ships
41% 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: 2,962
Costa neoClassica
Ranked #15 of 15 Costa Ships
41% Loved It
  • Passenger mix is highly international
  • Gorgeous sculptures, paintings & murals
  • Standard cabins are larger than average
  • Launched: 1991; Passengers: 1,302
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Costa Member Reviews

49% Loved It

it suited the destinations to Santorini BARI, mykonos , dubrovnick curfu..i really enjoyed the entertainment, the dancing troupe from HUNGARY were ... Read more
by gquinn
i did costa fascinosa and other than less availability of vegetarian food, didnt face any problem whatsoever.bothe embarkation and disembarcarion ... Read more
by adityasethia
I have to write a review because I believe that there are so many bad reviews on this ship that I have to chime in. Our cruise was very nice with the ... Read more
by spaldorpv
This was our first Costa cruise and we loved it. My husband and I had been wanting to see Scandinavia and St.Petersburg, so we decided to book this ... Read more
by d66d66
We choose our cruises by itineraries and desired destinations since little time is spent in a room. The Mediterranea food is average to poor. Dinner ... Read more
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