Of Costa Fortuna's 1,358 cabins, 522 come with balconies. Sizewise, they run about average -- inside and staterooms with a window are fairly basic, with a queen that converts to twins, one chair, a vanity/desk and a mini-fridge. Standard verandah cabins boast one extra amenity -- the balcony. All of these feature compact bathrooms with shower. This is a ship where, if budget allows, it's a good idea to upgrade to a mini-suite, which features a pull-out couch (same bathroom); even nicer are the suites which have separate seating areas, marble bathrooms with whirlpool baths, and a double-wide balcony.
I had a mid-ship premium balcony stateroom on Lisbona-Deck (Deck 6), the other cabins were more front standard balcony staterooms on the same deck. The cabin was clean and in pleasant colors. The ship was built in 2003 and of course one can see that in the furniture:...continue
The cabin was a good size. There was plenty of drawer and wardrobe space. The en-suite, although compact, was not cramped. The TV was not flat screen and there was only one English-speaking channel, which had very poor reception. There was a mini bar (charge), safe, hair...continue