A little disappointed

Costa Fortuna Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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7 Night Western Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: February 15, 2009
Ship: Costa Fortuna
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 9 years ago
We just returned from a 7 day cruise on the Costa Fortuna - our first trip with Costa although we have cruised three other times with different cruise lines. The ship is beautiful and well maintained. The menus in the restaurants were carefully thought out and creative however, the food did not live up to expectations. If you had chicken two nights in a row you were apt to find the same sauce both nights - and it was bland... quite disappointing. The shore excusions sounded good but several of them were very disorganized and some of the excusion staff was curt bordering on arrogant.

Food and Dining

1 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
most staff were wonderful with the exception of some of the shore excusion staff - sometimes rude

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Beautiful ship with a somewhat confusing layojt for the first few days. Well mainttained and very clean. Housekeeping staff were wonderful

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
5 out of 5

Don't Miss: Tulum Mayan ruins
5 out of 5
dolphin encounter was fantastic
5 out of 5
sting rays were over hyped
3 out of 5

Pros: beautiful ship, wonderful stateroom with balcony - all kept meticulously clean

Cons: menu was wonderful, but food was boring

Recommends Costa Fortuna? No.

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