Costa Deliziosa

2.9 out of 5

Overview

Costa Deliziosa is a large ship, carrying 2260 passengers and 1050 crew, and sails from Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida and Venice, Italy.

Sails from: Marseille (Provence), France, Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida, Venice, Italy

Cruises to: Europe - Eastern Mediterranean, Caribbean - Western, Caribbean - Eastern

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Contributor Level: Deck Hand
2 out of 5

You do not get the value for your money

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Sail Date: / Traveled As: Large Group

We overall were very disappointed with this cruise.  Water wasn't provided at dinner unless you have prepaid for it (and I mean, not even tap water).  The tap water access on the 9th floor was even cutoff at 10pm, so you have to order from room service and pay a service fee if you want a cup of TAP WATER.  This cruise advertises themselves as being known for their Italian cuisine which was terrible.  The only food any of our party enjoyed was the desserts.  Food service was promptly cutoff as passengers entered the ship from excursions and was replaced with sandwiches, meat, and cheeses.  We felt nickel and dimed the entire cruise.  There were no towel animals on the bed when we returned from dinner which I thought all cruiselines surprise you with these.  Customer service got rude at times also.  We paid more for this cruise for an interior room than we have ever paid before and were not happy with the overall experience.  The entertainment was not very well thought out either.

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Contributor Level: Deck Hand
3 out of 5

Costa has fallen

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Sail Date: / Traveled As: Couple

Staff was great. Turned off by restaurant and bar packages. Statement drapes torn and had holes, shabby. Big screen on deck was used for ads. No menus until dinner. Normal place for menus outside main restaurant was used for ads for other restaurants you have to pay for. Dinner menu varied every nite but menu did not reflect actual dish. Crepes were thick and served in a soup bowl covered with cheese sauce. The chef cannot make gnocchi . Spanakopita was a spinach pop-tart. Shore time at some ports was 6 hours. Crew was not happy with Costa. Lost one crew member in the middle of the Atlantic .

Surprised

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Contributor Level: Deck Hand
1 out of 5

Worst Cruise EVER

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Sail Date: / Traveled As: Couple

After 23 previous cruises, on 5 other Cruise Lines, this Cruise Line is worse than anything I could ever imagine. The food was mostly bad, but did match the service everywhere on the ship! There is vertically no entertainment. Not even movies, except 4 of the 6 straight days at sea when there was no television, then they ran the same movies 24 hours a day. 

Other than the bad food, nothing else is include on this ship. You are charged everything else. 

I will not do Costa again at any price....

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Contributor Level: Deck Hand
5 out of 5

Best spa on the seas

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Sail Date: / Traveled As: Couple

The Costa Deliziosa has the best spa of any cruise ship we have been on.  The cost for the 10 day cruise was only $114 person if you booked it pre-cruise.  When we got onboard they made us a better offer -- $170 for the 10 day use of the spa with a treatment included, I chose the facial, my husband the 60 minute massage.  The treatments were so good we had several other while on ship.  Another offer was a "Relaxing Night" it included a full body exfoliation, body & hair mask, body and hair moisturizer, a tea room experience and they gave a gift of a jar of scrub and pad.  All this for $39 and on top of that, if you booked a treatment they took the $39 off of the treatment fee.  The relaxing night lasted 2 hours and was terrific.

The rest of the cruise was good, as you would expect of a newer ship.

 

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Contributor Level: Purser
3 out of 5

costa deliziosa

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Sail Date: / Traveled As: Singles/Friends

I think the customer service could be improved. I had a whole bag of cosmetics  disappear and no one I talked to cared a bit. The ship was very nice and the crew worked hard to keep it that way. I didn't feel that the food was the best. Some things seemed undercooked like the bacon and the ribs.

 

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  • Price: $

  • Size: L

  • Total Passengers: 2260

  • Total Crew: 1050

  • Crew to Passenger Ratio: 2.15

  • Built: Feb 2010

  • Number of Decks: 11

  • Total Cabins: 1130

  • Cabin Categories: 13

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brfrisoli
Contributor Level: Purser
Sep 04, 2016

simply go and have fun, be confident it is a success

ClaesL
Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Jul 25, 2017

Be nice and polite towards the staff and you get the same back

Mirek4591433
Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Jun 27, 2017

Enjoy free atmosphere...

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