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38 Mediterranean Costa Fortuna Mediterranean Cruise Reviews


derek smith avatar

derek smith

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Big disappointment.

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We Booked the Costa Fortuna, as we had had such a good cruise on the Costa Pacifica. We had a Large cabin with broken shower, broken heating system and a Leaking tap on sink, Damaged shower curtain, hence water on ...
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Sail Date May 2019


jerrentravel avatar

jerrentravel

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Horrific experience

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 ...
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Sail Date May 2019


Pauli363 avatar

Pauli363

3 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Our 2nd Costa Cruise, but had its good and bad

We cruised with Costa for the first time in 2018, on the Diadema. It was excellent, so we booked again on the Fortuna. All in all, it was a good cruise, but I felt not as good an experience as the Diadema. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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tmodis

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Watch out for bedbugs!

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 ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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solmalin@hotmail.com

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Worst Customer Service Ever!

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 ...
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Sail Date October 2015


IrishGuy58 avatar

IrishGuy58

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time cruise - Quite enjoyable

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 Facilities Entertainment variety Cadiz , Valencia and ...
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Sail Date September 2015


endaxi avatar

endaxi

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

3 Stars the Most

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 ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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WorldTraveller9189

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

BEWARE POOR CUSTOMER SERVICE AND EXTRA (HIDDEN) COSTS!!

BEWARE POOR CUSTOMER SERVICE AND EXTRA (HIDDEN) COSTS NB: Skip to the five bottom categories if you simply want to read about our major complaints. My partner and I booked a last minute deal for a ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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cruise-kitty

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable cruise with a few minor flaws

This year we picked a cruise in the western Mediterranean from Savona (Italy, near Genova), to Malaga, Casablanca, Cadiz, Lisbon, Valencia, Barcelona and back to Savona. We were a party of five, two couples and me ...
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Sail Date September 2014


wendus avatar

wendus

1 Review Written

No rating

Feedback

For the first time we took Costa Cruice in summer 2008 in Mediterranean Tour from Barcelona. We were so please with experience with Costa that we decided to take Costa cruise again to Norwegian Fjords from ...
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Sail Date June 2013


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gingermarmalade

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The weather was okay!!!

This was our second cruise with Costa (did the Med in 2009) and apart from the food couldn't find a lot wrong with it then. Unfortunately, although the food has improved, they seem to have taken a backward step ...
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Sail Date April 2013


Victor Vauban avatar

Victor Vauban

1 Review Written

From Brazil to Venice - a mixed experience

Cruise from Santos (Brazil) to Venice (Italy) in 23 days (including flights from Europe) on board the COSTA FORTUNA, a large ship of 102,000 tons with a capacity of 3,200 passengers launched in 2003. On this trip, ...
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Sail Date March 2012


Cobble Hill avatar

Cobble Hill

1 Review Written

Costa dissapointment

1.I realize that these large ships have a difficult time logistically in loading all the passengers, however it took a very long time and this was probably exacerbated by the fact they arrived at the terminal about ...
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Sail Date April 2012


076100 avatar

076100

1 Review Written

Exceeded all expectations!

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, ...
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Sail Date June 2011


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GEMINI65

2 Reviews Written

It didn't Costa us a Fortuna and We loved every minute !

We booked this cruise last minute . Embarkation was a bit hit an miss as our flight had been delayed and as a consequence we got to the port 3 hours later than expected so we didn't get on board until 3.45pm. Once ...
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Sail Date May 2011


MIA Traveler avatar

MIA Traveler

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Dissappointing Costa Fortuna Cruise

We were 2 couples traveling together for a 7 night Greek cruise. I have always wanted to visit Greece and after reviewing other cruise lines, I decided on Costa Fortuna. We arrived in Milan on Saturday, and had time ...
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Sail Date May 2011


Philsta avatar

Philsta

1 Review Written

Grecian Splendour on Costa Fortuna

What I liked:-Wonderful, friendly staff from many countries-Ship was beautifully decorated-Good entertainment program with heaps of different activities all day-Buffet restaurant had good quality food-Cabin was good ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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sjpo

3 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Good fortune on Fortuna

When my mother booked a cruise on Costa Serena, I decided to try Costa first (having not sailed with them since the early 80's when they were Linea C) and for a short cruise on a similar vessel I choose Costa ...
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Sail Date November 2010


TheSailingMan avatar

TheSailingMan

1 Review Written

Not that bad, but I'll never sail with Costa again!

I'll split my comments in a few subjects in order to make it easier for the reader to get what was OK and what wasn't. Good things first. The waiters serving our table during the dinners, Paulo and Mario, were ...
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Sail Date August 2010


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dsmcpa

1 Review Written

Costa Fortuna Eastern Mediterranean/Greek Isles

This was our first cruise with Costa, and while we enjoyed many aspects of the Costa experience, will probably be our last.First, the positives:1. The itinerary was fabulous - every port was worth the stop and ...
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Sail Date November 2010


dominic2000 avatar

dominic2000

2 Reviews Written

Costa Fortuna - Ticked all the boxes - Great Value

A brief review. Costa Fortuna from Venice - Grecian spendour 26th October - (but it rained most days!!) Went on this with an open mind. Left delighted and would definitely book Costa again. If you like an ...
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Sail Date October 2010


maggie2003 avatar

maggie2003

1 Review Written

Costa Fortuna ship

I had high expectations with Costa cruise lines and was a little disappointed. Costa is a luxury cruise lines with the Europeans, not Americans. It doesn't compare to Celebrity or Royal Caribbean. The ship was VERY ...
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Sail Date October 2010


Anna avatar

Anna

3 Reviews Written

COSTA CHAOS!

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 ...
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Sail Date October 2010


CruiseCat21 avatar

CruiseCat21

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

What a dream holiday - we would do it all again tomorrow!

Having never really looked at Cruises before, we took the plunge and booked to go on the Costa Fortuna through Virgin Cruises. It ticked all the locations we wanted to visit and seemed a good deal. Then we started ...
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Sail Date August 2010


Fortuna First Timer avatar

Fortuna First Timer

1 Review Written

JUST GO AND ENJOY

Where to start! We had read many reviews on the Cruise Critic website and frankly, were wondering if we had chosen the right holiday for our family of 2 adults and 3 children aged 13, 13 and 11. Many comments had us ...
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Sail Date June 2010


Costa Fortuna Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.9
Dining4.03.1
Entertainment4.03.1
Public Rooms4.03.7
Fitness Recreation4.03.4
Family3.03.4
Enrichment3.02.9
Service3.03.6
Value For Money4.03.3
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