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Costa Fascinosa Review

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Editor Rating
108 reviews

Intelligent management is important!

Review for Costa Fascinosa to the Western Mediterranean
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Charles Hieber
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

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Sail Date: Jul 2015
Cabin: Balcony Classic

We had a beautiful cabin- but with finger breaking hooks to open drawers.The ship is 2 years old- ample time for management to correct this simple-to-fix defect.

The cuisine was bad, even by Costa standards. We had table 385 in the Gattopardo restaurant. Excellent waiter, a menu set out by its Chef which was sheer poetry. Only the food did not match it. Except for the standard tagliatelle bolognesi , potato puree, and ice cream, almost everything else was substandard. Why employ a real chef when any dishhand would do?

Breakfast at that restaurant was absolutely chaotic. Waiters galore floating around doing nothing and trying to justify their presence. One had to block one to place an order. Chaos at its best.

Cabin Review

Balcony Classic

Cabin BC

Excellent, except for those stupid drawer openers.

Port Reviews

Palermo (Sicily)

Hardly worth visiting


nice place

Palma de Mallorca (Majorca)

Worth visiting.


Worth visiting.

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