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Costa Mediterranea Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to Europe

Costa
Costa Mediterranea
Europe
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

9

Very Good

6

Average

6

Poor

3

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Family Cruises

25

Senior Cruises

15

Romantic Cruises

13

First-Time Cruisers

8

Entertainment Cruises

5

25 Costa Mediterranea Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to Europe


Laflia avatar

Laflia

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Enjoyed Norway!

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We had used Costa once and were not very pleased, the only reason we chose it again is because it was the only cruise that we found that would go to Norway on the dates we had available. The ports of call were ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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robertj73

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Amazing Cruise

I do not normally write a review on cruises. I do always rely on my other half to do this. I have read so many bad and negative reviews about Costa which I was not very keen to sail with them this time. I have ...
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Sail Date June 2019


goodchoice1 avatar

goodchoice1

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Really bad experience

I choose that cruise, because it was the only one for my date and location. The ship is pretty old, the cabin especially the bed and the shower were very good, but your hear everything from outside ... you ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Kayleighr2011

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First time cruiser

So a group of 7 girls decided to go on a cruise for one of our friends 40th birthday, only 2/7 people has done a cruise before so it’s an amazing idea on something different to do. We boarded at Barcelona, ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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lilybob

8 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Yes, It Can Be Sweet in a Costa Suite!

Yes, It Can be Sweet in a Costa Suite We are recently back from a nine day Costa Mediterranea cruise to the Norwegian fjords. We typically sail HAL, Celebrity, or RCI and usually in a balcony cabin. To be ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Gaelen98

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Costa is H.O.R.R.I.B.L.E

Let me just start by saying this: if Costa cruise line offered me an all expenses paid cruise to any of their destinations, I wouldn't take it. Costa is H.O.R.R.I.B.L.E. If you haven't booked them yet, please trust ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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kathylab

1 Review Written

Clean, good itinerary but poor amenities

The ship sailed from a different port in Amsterdam than all the other ships. Many people went to the wrong port on embarkation day and had to take a 40 Euro Uber ride to the correct port. The itinerary was good ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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lagaffej

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Baltic / Scandinavian countries are great to visit on this cruise

Crew and staff are very nice and all the Port excursions are well organised in different languages. Food is very good , especially Italian food, Entertainment is awesome during the cruise. Cabin comfort is ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Elena_Andreou

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazing experience!!!

This cruise was chosen by Altius Insurance Cyprus (my husband work in this company) as a reward. It was my first cruise, but definitely I will do it again!!! The ship was so clean, nice odor, you could smell ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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cheviot

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Board Barcelona, Marsielle, Savona, Naples, Sicily, Malta

Barcelona 2 days before departure - fantastic called H10 - apx 10 mins walk from beach, easy metro/underground to use Cruise 2 Adults from UK boarded ship (all age ranges on board and nationalities). ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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athelvins

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

We got cheap price but nothing special

We sailed Jan 29, 2017 i booked 2 cabin 4 adults 1 infant 1 child. The kids enjoyed Peppa Pig show and heated pools. Spacious cabin but you have to close the toilet cover to flush the water and i hate it especially ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Back on Land Bill

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Definitely exceeded expectations

My wife and I wanted a good price, port visits to places we had not visited (Genoa, Herculaneum and Valleta, Malta) and a return visit after 30 years or so to Barcelona. We had spent 2 nights on our own long ago in ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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mikexpat

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very Average

I choose this cruise for the visit to Naples. I was disappointed with the food. too me the buffet was very blan and the dinners where not anything special. If the cooking was Italian at it´s best then I would query ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Eastboundanddown

10 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

The Adriatic with Costa

So this was the first time we've sailed on Costa so we went in with fairly low expectations (Due to other reviews, the sinking of Concordia and crash of Classica) and we only paid £210 for the week. But they ...
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Sail Date November 2016


Comeish avatar

Comeish

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Time

Our family had a fantastic time apart from a couple of points. Venice departure point is amazing. Embarkation was quick. The ship is lovely and always being kept clean by the hard working staff. Cabin is quite ...
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Sail Date October 2016


malnik avatar

malnik

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

2 very different sides.

My review is written in 2 sections for reasons that will become apparent. I'm reviewing the service and food etc, then an incident that had a major impact on our trip. This is our 5th Costa cruise. Despite what ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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chrisgill54

7 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Great cruise but safety issue

This cruise exceeded all our expectations. Accommodation, ship, staff and the food was simply some of the best I have had on my dozen cruises. The passenger make up was mainly Italian, but few English but many ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Gothencruiser

8 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

Costa, the good, the bad and the ugly.

Costa Mediterranea Eastern Mediterranean October 2015.  It can be very difficult to get a picture of a cruise line by reading cruise reviews. People experience the same thing but their opinions can differ. The ...
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Sail Date October 2015


peterjordan avatar

peterjordan

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Costa; Never Again

We had a great cruise, spoiled by a few incidents and poor follow up. We embarked at Trieste, a great town where I would have liked to have spent more time. We visited Split, Kotor, Argostoli (very forgettable - ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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lovecruising16

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

A Lovely Experience

Having traveled on dozens of cruises, several in europe, i feel well qualified to review this cruise. It provided excellent value for money paid, terrific service in our cabin and in the dining room, and was a ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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dzenita

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

The best crew ever

I dedicate this review to the people working on the ship, especially the people cleaning the rooms and working as waiters. These people are so hard working, they speak several languages, they smile all the time, ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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CruisefamilyfromEurope

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A wonderful mini cruise from Savona to Trieste

First I have to tell you that I normally don´t write reviews for this site. But I have heard it being mentioned so often, this past week, that I do feel the need to give my opinion. My family joined the ...
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Sail Date April 2015


alphachan avatar

alphachan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Pleasant Surprise

*6= Having booked this Cruise as part of a 2 week package including a week on Crete we were slightly nervous of what to expect as the Price was ridiculously cheap even having upgraded to outside Cabins.We were a ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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old bert

1 Review Written

TOO MANY SHIPS, TOO MANY

Boarded at Malaga, crossed Atlantic for first time and found it very relaxing but not boring. There was plenty to do and see on board. The trouble began at the first Caribbean island stop - Antigua. There were two ...
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Sail Date November 2012


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bobkingdc

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Baltics on the Costa Mediterrania

My wife and I decided to cruise on Costa for the first time for our Baltics cruise. The Costa Mediterrania had an itinerary we really liked and the cost for a balcony cabin was reasonable. We had read mixed reviews ...
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Sail Date September 2009


Costa Mediterranea Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.03.2
Entertainment3.03.2
Public Rooms4.04
Fitness Recreation4.03.6
Family4.03.7
Enrichment1.02.8
Service4.03.6
Value For Money4.03.5
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