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Costa Genoa Cruise Reviews

Costa
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Genoa

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Very Good

13

Average

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Terrible

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75 Costa Genoa Cruise Reviews


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Wanderlust244

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

SO MUCH BETTER than expected

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This ship deserves MUCH better reviews than it’s getting. The food and entertainment knock it down from a 5 to 4. Us: 30-60 years of age Cruise date: February 2020 Decor: This is the most beautiful and ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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French Webers

1 Review Written

Love Costa, but not Smeralda

We choose this cruise as we wanted to sample their new flag ship, having cruised twice before on the Diadema, We were at the time able to book a cabin for 5, having done so on the Diadema where we had 1,5 bathrooms ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Cruisinfamily09750

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Bad reviews are misleading

After reading all of the negative reviews for this cruise we were very apprehensive about our trip. Our experience was quite different than the reviews I read and I feel compelled to write my own. This was our 12th ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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DiscoVolante

7 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Good Transatlantic Cruise

We chose this cruise to get away from the Winter and have Christmas at sea Our Costa organised bus trip from our home town in Austria to Savona was smooth and punctual. Savona is a pleasant port, but as it was a ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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jerrycroteau

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Not for people that like pizza, burgers, ice cream, bottled beer or relaxing.

(Costa Smeralda Italy, France & Spain 7 day cruise Jan 4-11, 2020) It's a huge brand new ship that is sailing on a 7 day continuous loop between Rome, La Spezia, Savona, Marseille, Barcelona, and Palma. We were ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Cruisereview7

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

WORST CRUISE

Worse cruise I have ever gone to. Terrible food. They promote 17 restaurants. These include nutella bars, ice cream, sports bar, and like three or four light meal/tapa places. One is only available to costa members ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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dixieddorf

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Would rather vacation at home or anywhere else!!

After approximately 30 hours of Costa I asked my husband to check on the money back policy I would have done so earlier but we had our daughter and his mother with us and we had no alternative plans. This was by ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Lunenburg

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

International mix of passengers and crew.

This was a slow way to return to S. America and the ports made this a good choice. The ship was fairly full with guests from Spain, Italy, Finland, Russia, Switzerland, Holland, France, Argentina, Germany, Brazil, ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Fishcalledwanda

1 Review Written

26 Helpful Votes

A fish out of water

EMBARKATION This took about 40 minutes end-to-end, which was much faster than other cruises I have been on. Disembarkation at ports was well managed and fast, aside from one occasion when it was complete ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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mbosa

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Costa - the Ryanair of Cruising

I love cruising and have been on many before. My partner however had never been. We thought a Costa short break would be a great way to introduce him. I’ve travelled on Costa before so I knew it wouldn’t be the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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mcrious

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Our wedding anniversary cruise

We booked Costa Pacifica for 10 night Mediterranean cruise for our wedding anniversary. It was our first cruise and i would say that it met and sometimes exceeded our expectations. Value for money was great and with ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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pallascats

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

NeoRiviera, better than expected...

Last year we cruised the Mediterranean on the MSC Opera- this time we chose the Costa neoRiviera. The ships are similar, although the MSC Opera was lengthened a few years ago. The Costa neoRiviera is leaving the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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LenaSydney

1 Review Written

If you pay me I would never step on this cruise again!

We have chosen this cruise like most people because of the itinerary. 11 NIGHTS WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN - an amazing itinerary.We sailed on 11 July from Savona. Reading reviews I knew the cruise line is not ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Midnightspecial

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Be Aware

We selected a long cruise taking us through the Mediterranean, around the English Channel and through the Baltic sea to St Petersburg. The itinerary was good and because we selected an outside balcony cabin, we were ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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sarita_b

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great ship with a great itinirery of Western Meditereanean

- I got a last minute offer from an agency (on 2nd January and the cruise started on 5th January from Savona), and it was a good value for the money paid, but if I had to pay the full price, I would be disappointed. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Clery

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Transatlantic cruise

Recommended by friends who had been and we loved this cruise! Flew to Nice and used the Costa coach transfer to Savonna. Embarkation was very efficient and cruise terminal in Savonna comfortable. First stop was ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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DiscoVolante

7 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Pleasant 26 Night Transatlantic and Caribbean

We are an active over 70 couple and like to get away from the European winter for a while The Costa arranged bus trip from Austria to the Port of Savona was smooth and comfortable, Embarkation was painless ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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guy6440

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Worst cruise ever

chosen purely because of itinerary.Got off to a bad start when pick up bus at Nice Station didn't park where stated. First night on board,air conditioning noise in room was not put right until midnight.Next 2 ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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kwmansell

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise and Value

We already took a Costa cruise in the Adriatic sea and enjoyed it. So we decided to go on another Costa verses switching to another cruise line. We joined the Costa Club and had some perks for going again. We ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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JMHamburg

7 Reviews Written

93 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise With Costa Pacifica

Single traveler on 'Isole Del Sole' cruise with 'Costa Pacifica' from Savona. I chose this cruise to experience 'Costa Crociere', Madeira and Canary Islands with some more sea days again. Embarkation - The ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Bernarda Androjna Mlakar

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

France, Italy, Malta, Spain

We chose this cruise, because we wanted to visit a bit warmer places before winter. It was really a great decision. Food was delicious and our service (waiter) was really, really kind. It is always a lot of food to ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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AWHW

30 Reviews Written

242 Helpful Votes

Busy with Happenings

On September 23, having just disembarked from MSC Fantasia in Genoa, I took a taxi to Savona (the driver offered me a special price of EUR100) and embarked on Costa Fascinosa, a back-to-back cruise though changing ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Mitzy1

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Never again

First problem that costa only sent the e tickets 3 days before the cruise after ringing the tour oppertater daily to this. The restaurants have the same menu each day for breakfast lunch and evening with an ever ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Janine9

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Only Two USA citizens on ship a lot to say

We chose this cruise for the itinerary which was extensive and awesome! We went in calling this a Motel 6 on water, having very low expectations. We were so wrong, it exceeded in almost every way. Pro's: The ship ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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2 Grey nomads

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

The ship from hell!

This was the worst cruise we have been on! 4hrs to board ship! no tea or coffee in dining room! compulsory gratuities 10euro pp per night!pay for shuttles to town! Never been compulsory on other cruises. No sweet ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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