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Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades) Costa Magica Cruise Reviews

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Costa Magica
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Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)

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Average

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Poor

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Terrible

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62 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades) Costa Magica Cruise Reviews


hoosierfan avatar

hoosierfan

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Western Caribbean

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December 17-23, 2006 We flew to Ft. Lauderdale on Dec. 22 staying at the Hilton Garden Inn where we had two 2 room suites. The hotel had complimentary shuttle service from the airport and to Port Everglades cruise ...
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Sail Date December 2006


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captkirk

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Western Caribbean

First, before I even begin the report on this ship, I must say I cannot recommend any cruise ship that main preference is to smokers and that what the Costa Magica does. On the pool deck, only 5 percent of the space ...
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Sail Date December 2006


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Taraspop

3 Reviews Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

I would have to say that our experience on this relatively new ship was certainly above average. Although the line to board was nearly an hour, the first impression once boarded was simply majestic: a modern ship ...
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Sail Date December 2006


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snipboy

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

"It is amazing how one ship's service and quality can differ from another." -Overheard at Costa Magica Buffet on Day 1 of Voyage This cruise was to be the last for at least 5 years for my wife and I. We are about ...
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Sail Date November 2006


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dccruiser99

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Western Caribbean

Review of Western Caribbean Cruise on the CostaMagica January 15-22, 2006 I am writing this review primarily in response to reviews of the CostaMagica that I read prior to boarding our cruise and that contain a ...
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Sail Date January 2006


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Cruise4Andy

4 Reviews Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

MAGICA TRULY SPELLS MAGIC IN ITALIAN We just returned from our cruise on board of the CostaMagica (01/08/06 to 01/15/06) and would like to share our thoughts, impressions and experiences. For those who are ...
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Sail Date January 2006


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kchesneylover

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

We just got back from our CostaMagica cruise (March 5  12, 2006). Sailing together were my FiancE (38) and I (34). We had a fabulous time!!! Our Itinerary -- Arrive Depart Sun  Ft. Lauderdale 4:30 pm Mon  AT ...
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Sail Date March 2006


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dragonmaster

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

Good value for a second tier cruise line. The entertainment on the ship was awful. They used an acrobat show (just OK) as their headliner for their main show. They also use extensive lasers and strobe lights to ...
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Sail Date February 2006


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bizi

2 Reviews Written

CostaMagica - Western Caribbean

We, a family of four, were on "Easter" cruise (4/9 - 4/16) aboard Magica. This cruise had a modified western Caribbean route. We had an inside cabin on deck 7, with assigned table in Smeralda Restaurant (first ...
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Sail Date April 2006


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danhotmail1954

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

CostaMagica - Bermuda

The parent company may be CCL but Costa is a still a bad tempered step-child. The other reviews have been kind. This was the worst cruise I have every taken and I've been on NCL. They make you stand in line ...
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Sail Date April 2006


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Gangway

3 Reviews Written

CostaMagica - Bermuda

Having cruised on 43 previous cruises these are my impressions of the Magica. Carnival Conquest ship. Poor embarkation requiring passengers to wait in another long line to register credit cards. Ship felt crowded ...
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Sail Date April 2000


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hellbent

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Western Caribbean

I am not going to persuade anyone that this is the best cruise ever, or indeed that it is as good as Celebrity or RCCL, because it is not, however then again it costs nothing like a cruise with those companies. I ...
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Sail Date April 2006


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atlcruzer

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

This was only our 2nd cruise (1st was Royal Caribbean) but we had an absolutely WONDERFUL time on our Costa Magica cruise. Theres a couple of administrative bumps that they need to work out (outlined below), but ...
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Sail Date April 2006


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AZ Thunder

2 Reviews Written

CostaMagica - Western Caribbean

Just returned from a 7 day Western Caribbean cruise on the CostaMagica. After reading other reviews, it seemed the general consensus is that everything is good with Costa except the food. And so it was with us. ...
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Sail Date March 2006


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LETSGOCRUSIN

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

We were booked in hdcp. room 9291. Went into this cruise with a very open mind and ignored all of the negative reports previously written. WELL, I SHOULD HAVE LISTENED TO WHAT WAS WRITTEN. THIS WAS MY FIRST AND ...
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Sail Date March 2006


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Pilotearl

2 Reviews Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

Embarkation was smooth due to having Priority status by being in a Suite. The Suite was great. Roomy, great service, lots of closets and the bathroom even had a jacuzzi tub. Personnel on the ship were very nice and ...
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Sail Date March 2007


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beaglekeenans@netzero.net

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Western Caribbean

I found the reviews at Cruise Critic to be very helpful. I also think Costa must be reading the reviews as well because everything prior reviewers complained about has been improved or outright fixed. First, the ...
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Sail Date February 2007


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Sheryl

2 Reviews Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

My husband and I cruised on the Costa Magica in Feb. The ship is fairly new and kept real clean. The location of our room was unbelievable, it seemed we NEVER walked anywhere. We were right around the corner from ...
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Sail Date February 2007


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dutchlove

2 Reviews Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

our group... 2 adults and 3 kids (16,16 and 11) costa magica embarkation. Smooth as it can be during spring break. No problems. I was afraid of "the crowds" before we went (ship was fully booked) but was never ...
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Sail Date April 2007


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mom and wife

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Western Caribbean

I just got back from a wonderful vacation. Missing it already. We were on the Costa Magica 4/29/07 -5/04/07 We are a family daddy31, mommy30, a 7 year old girl and 5 year old boy. I got to admit that I was thinking ...
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Sail Date April 2007


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fllady

10 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

CostaMagica - Bermuda

This was our 28th cruise. We usually cruise with Celebrity, Princess and Royal Caribbean. The best parts of the cruise that went really smoothly were embarkation and debarkation! I wish it was like that on all ...
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Sail Date April 2007


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dawcruiser

2 Reviews Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

We just got off the Magica Sunday 12/03/06. We did the 7-day Eastern. We had a good time. I will say this was our 3rd cruise on Costa and we like it the least. But it still was a good cruise. I will rate the ship ...
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Sail Date November 2006


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JRo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

We just got off the Costa Magica on Sunday, November 26th, 2006. We were a bit disappointed with our overall experience being that we had a lovely cruise with the Costa Atlantica in April of 2004. We brought a total ...
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Sail Date November 2006


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relaxedbabe

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Eastern Caribbean

We traveled on the Costa Magica the week of March 18th as part of a mid size group, there were 7 of us in my immediate family in 2 cabins (2 kids - 1 yr old and 4 yrs old). Our Western Caribbean itinerary included ...
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Sail Date March 2007


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hulalula

1 Review Written

CostaMagica - Western Caribbean

We just got back from our Costa Magica cruise today which started 3/25-4/1 2007 to the Western Caribbean. I went as part of a larger group which consisted of 3 families with 5 children ages 6-8 years old. I went ...
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Sail Date March 2007


Costa Magica Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining3.03.1
Entertainment4.03.2
Public Rooms4.03.9
Fitness Recreation3.03.7
Family4.03.9
Enrichment1.02.8
Service4.03.7
Value For Money4.03.2
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