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Costa
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6

Very Good

12

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6

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8

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Family Cruises

380

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132

Romantic Cruises

117

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88

Repositioning Cruises

44

44 Costa Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


DiscoVolante avatar

DiscoVolante

7 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Good Transatlantic Cruise

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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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Lunenburg

3 Reviews Written

12 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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weatherman46

8 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Much better than expected

Having read some of the previous reviews, we were a bit worried about taking this cruise. However, overall it warrants the four stars I have given it. The service throughout the ship was mostly very good, which was ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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b.wiss

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Costa? Never Again!

We were looking for an alternative to cross the Atlantic other than by plane to avoid the jetlag. As this sailing fit in our time schedule we booked a cruise on Costa Deliziosa leaving Ft. Lauderdale March 03. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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MHL Spain

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

First and last Costa Cruise

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary and the chaos of embarkation should of forewarned us of what was to come. We pre booked an all inclusive drinks package and this was printed on our cabin card which ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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floughran

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Total chaos.

We chose this cruise to escape the late winter early spring weather and on price and the ships itinerary. The beginning, after being picked up at our Venice hotel we were dropped at Venice airport to wait around ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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ralph199

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Maiden voyage 2nd leg (not good)

I agree with nearly all the comments made in the reviews regarding the 1st leg. We felt like 2nd class citizens. Most staff were under trained but about half were smiling and friendly. Only watchable TV in ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Chromeshiningstar

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

19 Nights repostioning cruise Dubai to Savona

We choose this cruise for its itinerary and a very competiive price. We have 21 cruises behind us and this was our third with Costa so we knew what could be expected and not. Embarkation in Dubai after 6 pm was very ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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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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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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dorcas70

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Would nor repeat

Friends found cruise at a reasonable price. A group of 8 decided it would be a fun trip. The written instructions we received after purchase informed us that our luggage must be smaller than allowed by the ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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paulgriff8

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

I lost 10 pounds and could not wait for the cruise to end.

We knew what we were getting into, but never ever thought it would be as bad as it wo as. Food was never served hot or warm or body temperature, it was cold as a dead fish. Eggs, if you call the that, slimy kind ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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coastalnj

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Not the best cruise

I coincided myself a easy going passenger on the cruises we go on and there have been 26 with this our first Costa cruise but it will be our last. i don't know where to start so lets start at the beginning. They ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Highcloud

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Second Costa repositioning cruise and would love a third...

Comments also posted on TripAdvisor. This was the second transatlantic cruise for us. This time from Venice to Fort Lauderdale. Last year we crossed the Atlantic on the Costa Favolosa from Savona to Guadaloupe. ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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utteraft

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Don't believe the negative reviews

Costa Deliziosa – My wife and I just got back from a TA (20 days) on the Deliziosa leaving from Rome and ending in Ft. Lauderdale and let me say from the beginning that all the negative reviews of Costa and this ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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DiscoVolante

7 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Oops!

We wished to do a Transatlantic with interesting stops rather than an A . B We were happy to go on the Deliziosa as we were satisfied with our 2 previous cruises After reading the Carnival annual report for ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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tenpin

6 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Repositioning Amsterdam to Marsielle

osta Magica 8th September to 21th. Amsterdam, Dover, Le Havre, La Coruna, Leixoes, Lisbon, Gibraltar, Malaga, Civitavecchia, Savona, Marseille. Getting on in Dover & off in Savona made this trip a lot easier ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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shos2017

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Money money all the time taking money

First of all be aware: when they want you to buy the cruise the small words hidings behind the lines. did you know any person need to pay 10 euros plus to the privce? 70 euros more! i didn't see it because ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Stefan_Varong

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Overall: I really enjoyed and I’d do it again!

Overall a very good cruise with tending to excellence for me as a single passenger. Boarding was a bit delayed, because of some officials for boarder control hadn’t been in time, but however I was onboard within ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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BalaN

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Great value but some issues

We chose this cruise based on the ports of call and the price. We paid £1300 pp for a premium inside cabin and for a 19 night cruise this was amazing so you need to decide if you think that my negatives outweigh ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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DisneyJan

3 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

One Of The Best Cruises We Have Been On

We are from the UK and after previous cruises on Princess Royal Carribean NCL Carnival we were worried about the sailing we had booked on the Costa Facinosa from previous reviews we had read we got a great deal ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Phil McColl

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Re-positioning cruise from the Med to South America

We booked this cruise because of its destinations and reasonable price. Having been on Costa before on several occasions, we were aware of the potential problem with few english speaking passengers but this did not ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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fg559

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Don't waste your time or money

After deciding on a five day stay in Rome, we chose Costa Deliziosa due to the return route, and time of year. The boarding process was routine, however, the rest of the trip went down hill from there. For the ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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elizabeth joyce

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Costa Problems

We chose this cruise because we had just spent 8 days cruising the amazon river, we thought this would be an ideal way to return home without the long flight, My husband and I have cruised with a number of cruise ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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jfernsler

1 Review Written

44 Helpful Votes

Met Expectations

Most of the highly critical reviews are unfair. Do your homework - this is an Italian line catering primarily to Europeans. If "foreigners" and hearing other languages upset you then stay home and go to Epcot ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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