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"As a third time cruiser on other lines many years ago- but a friend was taking me I was trying to save them money. What a horrible mistake choosing this old tugboat. From beginning to end there were so many..."Read More
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2-5 Cruises

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jerrentravel

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

As a third time cruiser on other lines many years ago- but a friend was taking me I was trying to save them money. What a horrible mistake choosing this old tugboat. From beginning to end there were so many things wrong. We got an inside cabin - actually not a problem in itself. The cabin crew were wonderful and attentive. The cabin was fine. The staff at the Hospitality desk were ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Departure Port: Ketchikan

Cabin Type: Inside Premium

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Watch out for bedbugs!

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tmodis

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

The cruise per se was O.K. but did not exceed expectations. After much encouragement from friends, who often go on cruises, we decided to try one out. We wanted a small cruise so we drove to Savona and got on the Costa Fortuna, which is a large boat. Impressed in the beginning we later realized that big size is not an advantage. There were too many people and from all nationalities: orientals, ...
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Sail Date: October 2015

Departure Port: Nevis

Cabin Type: Balcony Classic

3 Helpful Votes


The Worst Customer Service Ever!

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solmalin@hotmail.com

2-5 Cruises

Age 40s

I have never encountered such an ineffective customer service (and I mean the customer desk and e-mail customer service, the other staff at the ship was ok). We were 9 in our party and had an altogether good time at the ship based on our own company, the excellent dinners and the party-crew. On the bad side were: It was really cheap of costa to charge for water and coffee and tea were only free at ...
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Sail Date: October 2015

Departure Port: Saint-Tropez

2 Helpful Votes


3 Stars the Most

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endaxi

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Costa Fortuna is a ship I would not recommend. My wife and I cruised several times with Celebritiy, NCL and Royal Caribbean and we just loved it, especially Celebrity. This ship is maybe a 3 Star vessel, but definitely not more. Staff is the unfriendliest we encountered, which is a real surprise, because most members of staff are from the Philippines and being unpolite is against their nature. ...
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Sail Date: May 2015

Departure Port: Ketchikan

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Exceeded all expectations!

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076100

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

After reading the majority of the reviews on this site, I was extremely concerned about what we were getting into. I really don't understand all the negative comments. From start to finish everything was flawless, no issues with either embarkation or debarkation. We arrived early to the ship to check-in so were in one of the first groups to check-in and get on the ship. Debarkation was also not a ...
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Sail Date: June 2011

Departure Port: Rostock (Warnemunde)


COSTA CHAOS!

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Anna

6-10 Cruises

Just returned from Eastern Med Cruise from Venice. Two hours waiting in embarkation hall, then an unceremonious departure, despite leaving beautiful Venice. Our fellow passengers need a lesson in courtesy on board, i.e. allowing people out of the lift instead of charging in, and waiting patiently in queues. Smoking in non-smoking areas really annoying - couldn't go in Casino. All areas except ...
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Sail Date: October 2010

Departure Port: Rostock (Warnemunde)


just one fortuna - give it to me!

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yewsey

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

Well, just got back from our very first cruise, and I hope my review helps any first timers, any questions I will gladly try to answer. I was sceptical to be honest the reviews were not great for the fortuna, and I had read lots about the food not being good, and pushing and shoving when it came to getting on and off the ship. So here goes: We were at the very front 7202, cabin was fine, bit noisy ...
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Sail Date: July 2010

Departure Port: Rostock (Warnemunde)


Its-a Costa Me Plenty

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Buckles

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

The cruise was selected due to our busy schedules and the itinerary contained destinations we have never seen. The price of the cruise was very reasonable. Embarkation was unique. No long lines to wait for paperwork and boarding card. This was a definite plus. Ship is beautiful. Lots to admire and easy to get around. Deck 5 gives you access across the entire length of the ship. ...
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Sail Date: November 2008

Departure Port: Rostock (Warnemunde)


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