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Costa Mediterranea Cruise Review to Other (Asia/Africa/Middle East)

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall rating:

3.7 out of 5
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Costa Mediterranea

14 Night Indian Ocean Explorer (Mauritius Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 21, 2019

Ship: Costa Mediterranea

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 5114

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 7 months ago

Review summary

Itinerary great, that is why we chose it. But the food, and service fees were HORRIBLE

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Very fast and easy, I have to admit!

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
Absolutely horrible. Terrible food quality, we all got sick, no variety and they CHARGE for water at dinner!!

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
No puzzles, snoozy thing to do

Entertainment

4 out of 5
Not bad...

Children's Programs

2 out of 5
Nothing in English

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Glaiza was great

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Pretty goos

Ship tip

They have daily service fees which one cannot remove. Charging for water at dinner???? Tacky signs everywhere advtersiging better food, etc..

Ports of call

Port Louis, Mauritius

4 out of 5
Do Chamaral, Seven Coloured earth and Pamplemousse Botanic garden

Victoria, Mahe, Seychelles

4 out of 5
Take the ferry to La Digue. But it can get very rough, sea sick wise

Nosy Be, Madagascar

5 out of 5
Fave port, go to Nosy Komba

Antsiranana (Diego Suarez), Madagascar

4 out of 5
Do the baobobs, beaches

Tamatave, Madagascar

4 out of 5
Do the canal and market

St. Denis, Reunion Island

5 out of 5
Loved it.... do the waterfalls and Piton de la Fourniase, but VERY strenuous if you hike it

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
VERY easy
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