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WORST EXPERIENCE I HAVE EVER HAD TO PAY FOR!

Review for Costa Fortuna to Caribbean - Eastern

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Nhapp1221
10+ Cruises • Age 30s

This trip was destined for doom the minute we stepped out of our vehicle at the port. We left out of Ft. Lauderdale. Embarkation was quick, easy and smooth and the people were very nice. Would have liked to have their attitudes on the ship. When we got on the ship we went and found our rooms and got refreshed before going exploring. There was a total of 26 of us. We booked through an internet ...
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Sail Date: March 2011

Traveled with children


It's how decide to make it

Review for Costa Fortuna to Caribbean - Western

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twin2tx
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

Your vacation and cruise experience is ultimately what you choose to make it and is dependent on your initial expectations. When considering booking with Costa, I read many reviews of this particular ship and itinerary. Many were less than flattering so I couldn't help but wonder what the expectations of those travelers were and what our experience would be. No matter what, there are going to be ...
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Sail Date: March 2010


Cruising Italian Style- a long review

Review for Costa Fortuna to Caribbean - Eastern

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kayjo
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

Our family group of 5 sailed the Costa Fortuna the week of March 7. We booked 3 rooms back in October during "The World's Largest Cruise Night" promotion through a travel agent. This was my third cruise and I have booked three ways- directly through cruiseline, on-line travel agency and brick and mortar agency. This one was through a brick and mortar agency and I would not do this again. We chose ...
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Sail Date: March 2010


Italians KNOW how to put on a cruise!!

Review for Costa Fortuna to Caribbean - Eastern

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MaritimeMama
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

We just arrived home after a week on the Costa Fortuna in the US Virgin Islands. I also found the roll calls for Costa slower than NCL or Carnival but I think it may be a difference in cultures. North Americans seem to live on the computer. Someone on our original thread said that Costa was completely different than the others because it was Italian but he couldn't explain what different meant. ...
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Sail Date: March 2010

Traveled with children


Fantastic Value for Money

Review for Costa Fortuna to Caribbean - Western

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marykate16
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

My husband and I have cruised many times before (on 5 different cruise lines) and wanted to introduce our friends to this type of vacation. It was the first time we had gone with Costa and we chose it based on price. We had read all the negative comments but went on the cruise with an open mind. The embarkation was probably the easiest we have ever experienced. The cruise card and credit card ...
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Sail Date: March 2010


Not even worth the screw up deal we got! Terrible!!!

Review for Costa Fortuna to Caribbean - Eastern

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Niche79
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

First off, let me say that we were originally booked on the Holland America cruise out of Ft Lauderdale. However, my travel agency guy screwed up our reservations and did not get them in on time so he said he put us on an upgrade on Costa. I had no clue what Costa was but none of my friends from work had never been on it, only knew it was Italian. So we got there and were quickly put on board so ...
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Sail Date: March 2010


COSTA -- GREAT CRUISE - NOT DISAPPOINTED!

Review for Costa Fortuna to Bahamas

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Gloria_mz
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

We are a family of 3 and this was our 6th cruise but First with Costa! We had booked with cruise because of the price and kids sail free program. I had read amny, many negative reviews about Costa but we decided to give them a chance. WE ARE GLAD WE DID! We had an Awesome time during our cruise. EMBARKATION: Well, we probably mest up by getting to the cruise port so early! We were the 2nd family ...
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Sail Date: March 2010

Traveled with children


GREAT VALUE FOR THE MONEY but no comparrision to Princess

Review for Costa Fortuna to Caribbean - Western

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jrieder
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

For starters we have cruised on: In order of our favorites:) Princess Royal Norweigin Costa - this cruise Carnival Overall for the price, the cruise was great. I'm pretty easy going with food so I liked most of the food that had some European flare. I think most Americans would enjoy the food as well. Pros Price 4 ports was awesome, even though it left a little early at some ports. Pasta was ...
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Sail Date: February 2010

Cabin Type: Suite with Balcony


Great first time cruise, could not have asked for better.

Review for Costa Fortuna to Caribbean - Western

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americancruiser1
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

This was our first cruise (wife, daughter and I). We were a little apprehensive because of some of the negative reviews but found the ship, crew etc. to be wonderful. The ship is beautiful, always clean and well appointed. We arrived four hours before sailing and were through the entire boarding and check in process without stopping for more than two minutes at a time (well organized). Our ...
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Sail Date: February 2010


Costa never again.

Review for Costa Fortuna to Caribbean - Western

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granata
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

Food was always the same, except the restaurants food, boring shows, air condition in the public rooms the cold, specially in the restaurant we need a warm jacket to eat there. The worst thing are the time on the islands, always to short, costa arrives later and departs earlier than the royal caribbean, may be they save port taxes. Caymans: not enough tender boats, so you waste time by waiting. ...
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Sail Date: January 2010

Traveled with children


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