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Costa Atlantica
Costa Atlantica
Ranked #1 of 18 Costa Ships
65% 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: 2.210
Costa Mediterranea
Costa Mediterranea
Ranked #2 of 18 Costa Ships
58% 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 Pacifica
Costa Pacifica
Ranked #3 of 18 Costa Ships
57% 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 Favolosa
Costa Favolosa
Ranked #5 of 18 Costa Ships
56% 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 Fortuna
Costa Fortuna
Ranked #6 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: 2,702
Costa Magica
Costa Magica
Ranked #7 of 18 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 Serena
Costa Serena
Ranked #8 of 18 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 Deliziosa
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Costa Deliziosa
Ranked #9 of 18 Costa Ships
51% 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 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 Allegra
Costa Allegra
Ranked #11 of 18 Costa Ships
50% Loved It
Costa Victoria
Costa Victoria
Ranked #12 of 18 Costa Ships
50% 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
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Costa neoRomantica
Costa neoRomantica
Ranked #13 of 18 Costa Ships
48% 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 Diadema
Costa Diadema
Ranked #14 of 18 Costa Ships
46% 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 Luminosa
Costa Luminosa
Ranked #15 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 Fascinosa
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Costa Fascinosa
Ranked #16 of 18 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 neoRiviera
Costa neoRiviera
Ranked #17 of 18 Costa Ships
40% 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 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: 1,302
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Costa Member Reviews

51% Loved It

In an attempt to keep this brief I'll list good and bad points from our first ever cruise. We are a married couple in our 50s. Good: Service ... Read more
by IrishGuy58
Having comparisons with only USA serving cruise lines, I won't rehash the astute review of "robinsandiego" dated March of 2015. different ... Read more
by Bibi999
As a regular Costa traveller we are concerned with the latest changes in service, food, quality and choice. Since May many Costa ships are no longer ... Read more
by Starr317
We chose this cruise for its itinerary and great price. The ports were terrific except that the time was way too short in both Dubrovnik and Kotor, ... Read more
Cruise ticket stated 'Embarkation from 13.00; sailing 15.00', arrived at Savona at 12.55, given slot '20' and told to wait until number was called. ... Read more
by J.J.Williams
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