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Costa Serena Cruise Reviews for Fitness Cruises to Europe - Western Mediterranean from Barcelona

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Fabulous Costa Serena

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PatsyG
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

This was our first cruise so we didn't have anything to compare other than we have stayed in good class hotels all over the world and Costa Serena certainly exceeded my expectations, she is a beautiful ship. Our embarkation was in Barcelona and this was very good, when we arrived at our beautiful balcony cabin at the aft of the ship on 8 deck our cases where already waiting for us. Our cabin ...
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Sail Date: October 2014


Not too shabby

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bernie.oconnor1
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

I booked this about a month before going and instantly regretted it after reading the reviews BUT... We had a great time. Two adults and one child age 9 from Scotland. We spent three days in Barcelona before boarding, we walked down to the port from our hotel midway up the Ramblas, there's a port bus just at the port gates takes you to the ship for a couple of euros, I didn't do the web check in ...
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Sail Date: October 2014

Traveled with children


Definitely do it again!

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TheTrueScotsman
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

This was our first ever cruise so it would be fair to say that any review we give must reflect the fact that we have nothing to compare it to. However we have been on enough holidays to know what we are talking about to some extent. We joined to Costa Serena in Barcelona and the embarkation process was relatively painless if a little long. They started the boarding at 2pm but it was nearly 3 by ...
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Sail Date: September 2014


Chilling Costa Serena..Go for it and enjoy!!

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johnboyday
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

We have just returned from a very good costa serena cruise..our embarkation in Barcelona was a little confusing..our taxi was excellent both ways..on arrival the members of costa were waiting for us..we gave them our details ..they took our luggage and we waited in the bright clean lounge..at 2 pm we started to board..we went to the desk unaware that we should have registered on our arrival! after ...
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Sail Date: September 2014


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We loved the Costa Serena!

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LeeAnnS
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

We just returned from a 7-night Western Mediterranean cruise on the Costa Serena. As some other contributors have mentioned, we were very apprehensive after reading all the negative reviews of the ship on this site. We really wonder what ship these other passengers were on, as we saw none of the activities mentioned by those negative reviewers. First of all, it is true that only about 10% of the ...
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Sail Date: April 2014


Simply wonderful

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WildRedHed
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

My age 59, travelling with my 88 year old Dad. We have been on many cruises with different cruise lines, but this has to be my favourite. We booked a very last minute cruise after being sent a great deal by our favourite cruise agents - too good to miss, even though previous reviews of the ship and line have been mixed. Although I booked an outside cabin with no number, I was delighted to find ...
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Sail Date: April 2014


Cheap and I can now see why

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Galway6
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

First whats good - The price! This was the cheapest cruise we've been on - The nightlife - Compared to many other cruises the nightlife was great on Costa - Embarkation in Barcelona was very smooth but I expect this was because the cruise took on most of it's passengers in Marseille and Savona -The drinks package was very reasonable What's bad - The lack of choice , There's very little ...
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Sail Date: February 2014


Unique cruise for American Guests

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tarzanldy
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

We were excited with this departure and the ports that were offered as well as an opportunity to practice our language skills with the various European guests. The ship is lovely and our stateroom verandah was wonderful. It was well designed and our exceptional steward kept it immaculate. We met a French couple our first evening and were surprised to learn that they were departing the next day ...
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Sail Date: November 2011


Fun ship with excellent ports

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total2010
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

The ship is new and big, but the design is no grand as other mainstreem cruise ships that we have been too. Common areas are very small and crowded. Pools and hot tubs looked small & crowded so we never used them. The foods were bad on the first day but after that foods were very good. A variety of choices for buffet breakfast, luchn or tea. There were pizza throughout the day. Coffee was ...
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Sail Date: November 2011

Cabin Type: Samsara Outside with Balcony


You get what you pay for

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luckyspatz
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

Well you know, we really were not looking to go on another cruise, but Costa made it tempting, by giving us vouchers, because our previous cruise, in April on the Costa Pacifica, had itinerary changes, with Egypt and Israel. We figured if we were to take advantage of the vouchers, use them immediately or forget it. Although we had till October 2012 to use them, when looking at the prices for ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


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