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Costa Pacifica Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Costa Pacifica
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36 Costa Pacifica Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Lrbap avatar


6 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Not as good as other Costa Cruises ships


We chose this cruise because we wanted a short year end cruise. It was very convenient for us as it sailed from Buenos Aires to Rio and we could us the ship as a hotel in Rio for the night of December 30th to ...
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Sail Date December 2019

mcrious avatar


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

westleyanson avatar


2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

The Good, Bad, and Ugly of cruising the Baltics onboard Costa Pacifica

Review Summary The question is...Would I recommend taking a Baltic Cruise on Costa Pacifica? I will reluctantly say “Yes”. The Cruise Ship is well worth the money spent. The destinations are absolutely ...
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Sail Date July 2019

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1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

A waste of time and money

Our 3 main reasons for choosing a cruise were: 1) Relaxation, 2) good food, and 3) experiencing foreign cultures. Unfortunately we did't get any of it! Ad 1), The moment we entered the ship we found out that ...
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Sail Date February 2019

mkgomez33 avatar


1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Amiable ambiance and good food

Our cabins were EXCELLENT and we had pleanty of room. Hot water all the time, confortable bed and lovely view. The shore excursions are all great BUT extremelly expensive. We got better deals on each port by ...
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Sail Date December 2018

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1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

My first time with Costa, the first of many more to come!

This was my first cruise with Costa (Baltic Sea 12 days), and honesty I was very sceptic about chosing this company (mostly due to the accident with Costa Concordia). We cruise a lot with our family and tried many ...
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Sail Date August 2018

Cruiser0976 avatar


1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Huge disappointment!

Before the cruise I read a lot critical reviews about Costa but I just thought that Americans are to demanding and as an European I can manage with European customers and service. I was totally wrong. We have ...
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Sail Date February 2018

MITUSA1978 avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing trip, great Staff but worse ever internet connection

We chosen this Cruise because it was an opportunity to know dfferent places like Stockholm, Helsinki, St Petersburg, Tallin, Riga, Port of Kleipeda and Gdingen and Gdansk finally back to Kiel. The trip was great, ...
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Sail Date August 2017

yawdum avatar


2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes


we wanted to try a European cruise having sailed previously with p&o , fred olsen , cruise maritime ,Holland America please do not be put off by the many negative reviews food - contrary to the many negative ...
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Sail Date May 2017

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flynn family

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fantastic first cruise!!

It was my birthday present from my husband so we chose a week long Meditteranean cruise! Brilliant from start to finish. The food was amazing, our cabin steward (John) was extremely efficient, and our waiter ...
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Sail Date March 2017

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Nicholas II

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Ship not prepared for many sea days

This is an 8 day cruise with three ( 2 consecutive ) sea days. I don't know why the crew insisted on keeping the lido pool roof closed during all sea days (despite of sunshine and 27oC) creating an awful ...
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Sail Date February 2017

bzway1 avatar


1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes


During the dates of 20-28 January 2012, I had a perfect experience aboard the Carnival Dream, for a 7-day Western Caribbean Cruise. Everything was spot-on, to include: dining, public rooms, the cabin, entertainment, ...
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Sail Date January 2017

kelonio avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Terribly bad food on a 2 stars cruise

HI! I would like to tell you about my last experience on the Costa Pacifica, we sailed on December 28th 2016 and got back on January 5th 2017. I travel a lot on cruises, and this was the worst cruise ever! From the ...
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Sail Date December 2016

capjsimm avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes


We chose this cruise for the itinerary and we were not disappointed. We enjoyed every port of call, stunning scenery combined with history and beautiful buildings. The Costa Pacifica was a lovely ship with lots to ...
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Sail Date August 2016

Pappaleadfoot avatar


3 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

If it is going where & when you want...then book it!

We chose this voyage because the timing allowed us to complete an earlier Princess cruise; spend a week driving the northern lake region of Italy; pick up this cruise, and then put us in position to cruise back to ...
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Sail Date May 2016

md1jw avatar


3 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Costa has a problem.

I'm sorry to have to write this and perhaps add to Costas problems, however I believe people should be able to make an informed decision. We went on this cruise with no prior views on the changes Costa has made in ...
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Sail Date October 2015

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Allyson Coleman

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Thoroughly Enjoyable Cruise

This was a first time cruise for myself and my family. I was a it dubious of cruising and quite anxious to be truthful. We did encounter a problem when we first went to the airport to check-in as we had no ...
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Sail Date August 2015

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3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Excellent Baltic sea itinerary - cruise ship needs improvement

I traveled with my wife and 2 children (aged 9 and 12) to Kiel to for our cruise on board the Costa Pacifica from August 5 to 16. The embarkation process took a couple of hours. We boarded the ship and found our way ...
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Sail Date August 2015

wolvesangela avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great time

Had wonderful cruise from Buenos Aires to Savona, Italy.we are very seasoned cruisers and after reading some reviews a little worried no need to be, lovely clean ship inside and out! Food ranged from good to ...
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Sail Date March 2015

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1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes


Costa Cruises is really awfull. I have never experienced such a bad taste, bad service, bad food, bad acomodations and very bad common areas. I have done a lot of cruises including the "high end" like Silversea but ...
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Sail Date December 2014

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7 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

You get what you pay for

We saw 9 countries in ten days and the sites were fabulous! The price for the 4 of us including taxes and port fees was $2170. The ship was clean and heavily decorated in a tacky manner. This is our 3rd cruise with ...
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Sail Date June 2014

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1 Review Written

Western Med. Spring Cruise

Our main objective was to see certain ports/sites & this ship did that. We looked @ Costa as a floating hotel. For this reason we were satisfied. If I were choosing for just a 'cruise experience' I'd try another ...
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Sail Date March 2013

ToniV avatar


2 Reviews Written

No rating

Costa--Never Again!

This very experienced flight attendant and equally experienced cruiser gave Costa a try. Verdict? Never again. NEVER. It's almost enough to make me, and my family (husband, son, mother, stepfather, stepsons, their ...
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Sail Date December 2012

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1 Review Written

I loved my cruise!

I was a little hesitant to take this cruise due to many negative reviews. I found that many of those were due to the fact that the ship is filled with mostly foreigners. This is true. I personally do not travel ...
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Sail Date December 2012

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3 Reviews Written

Nordic Impressions

I looked forward to this cruise for a very long time - and now it is over since a few months! But it was a very good cruise experience. The Costa Pacifica is in a well condition, also the staff was neat - for ...
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Sail Date July 2012

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