Costa Cruise Lines
Overview of Costa Cruise Lines
Costa Cruises is a company dedicated to ensuring that you enjoy every trip you take with them. Starting from the moment you embark, you'll be treated like royalty! Your bags and suitcases are delivered directly and promptly to your cabin, which is just the beginning of the five-star cabin service you'll receive for the entire trip! Each ship has 130 waiters, a laundry and dry-cleaning service, an ironing room, a beauty salon with a resident hairdresser, and more! There are even staff members on board each ship that are multilingual, too!
Costa Cruises: Staterooms and Amenities
Staterooms are comfortable and decorated tastefully; each stateroom has their own personal waiter or waitress who ensures you have everything you could need for the duration of your Costa cruise! Staterooms are equipped with air conditioning, as well as safe-deposit boxes; you'll find comfortable linens and mattresses on your bed, great bathroom amenities, and spacious rooms! You can order breakfast to be delivered to your cabin, as well as enjoy a Room Service menu including snacks and beverages; lunch and dinner will only be served to your room in the case of illness. The ship also allows international calling via a satellite telephone system; each stateroom has a television and a radio, as well!
Costa Cruises: Dining
Dining options on a Costa Cruise are diverse and delicious! Breakfast may be served to your cabin; there is also a self-service restaurant with croissants and traditional Italian coffee; pizza is served as a late-morning snack, too! Lunch includes a buffet, restaurant meals, and even poolside dining! There are even specially organized eating occasions, such as barbecues on the deck, and the Pasta Festival! There is also an afternoon tea service, and there are special menus available for people with special requirements (vegetarian, kosher, etc.). For your evening meal, relax and enjoy a great meal in the ship's restaurants, or dress up a little and take part in an exclusive gala dinner! No matter what your choice, on Costa cruises you'll be eating some of the finest dishes you've ever tasted!
Activities and Entertainment on your Costa Cruise
You'll never run out of things to do on a Costa Cruise. There are small-group activities, all free, such as muscle-toning exercise, aerobics, stretching, aquagym and more; qualified instructors will guide you through your exercises and ensure that you get a great workout! If this isn't enough, there are also personal trainers available, as well as yoga and pilates classes. There is a gym, as well as an open-air jogging track, basketball, tennis, and volleyball courts, and organized tournaments for everyone to participate in! Relax at the swimming pool, or try the Sauna or Turkish Bath; the spa also offers therapeutic massages! The spa features a wide range of restorative treatments; revitalize your mind and body! There is also a hairdresser and beautician to keep you looking your best!
Costa Cruises and Kids
A Costa Cruise can be fun for the whole family! Children aged three and over can attend the Squok Club, which offers daytime and evening activities, all of which are supervised and age-appropriate. Group baby-sitting services are provided until 1:30 AM so the parents can enjoy their evenings worry-free! Fun@Sea is a program designed exclusively for the kids, with parties, shows, fancy-dress dinners, games in the pool, discos, and more! There are even special childrens' menus for the kids who are picky eaters; all their favorite foods are featured!
Costa Cruises: Something for Everyone
Leisure time on board a Costa Cruise is free time; choose what you want to do, and enjoy yourself on your own terms! Take a dancing class, participate in an organized tournament of basketball, tennis, or volleyball; go shopping aththe full-scale shopping mall on the ship, or relax and enjoy a book at the library! The Costa cruise ships also have card rooms, 24-hour internet cafes, and offer arts and crafts classes as well as cultural activities. Stroll through the Galleria D'Arte, an art gallery that features original works of well-known artists! In the evening, enjoy discos, performances by ballet dancers, singers, and other artists, as well as fancy-dress evenings, parties on deck, the casino, and bingo nights! There is always live music to listen to, so relax, and enjoy yourself!
Shop by Ship
|Costa Cruise Lines Fast Facts|
|Ships in fleet||15|
|Past Guest||Costa Club|
Costa Cruise Lines Destinations:
- Australia/New Zealand
- British Isles
- Canary Islands / Madeira
- Central America
- East Coast of Mexico
- Eastbound Transatlantic
- Eastern Caribbean
- Greek Isles
- Indian Ocean Islands
Costa Cruise Lines Cancellation Policy
|Days Prior to Departure||Cancellation Charge Per Guest|
|Worldwide International Sailings||90 or More Days Prior to Sailing||Full Refund|
|89-45 Days Prior to Sailing||Deposit Amount (plus $50 fee for air cancellation)|
|44-15 Days Prior to Sailing||50% of Cruise Fare/air add-on/hotel|
|14 Days or Less Prior to Sailing||No Refund (100% Cancellation Charge)|
|Caribbean Sailings||70 or More Days Prior to Sailing||Full Refund|
|69-30 Days Prior to Sailing||Deposit Amount (plus $50 fee for air cancellation)|
|29-8 Days Prior to Sailing||50% of Cruise Fare/Air add-n/hotel|
|7 Days or Less Prior to Sailing||No Refund (100% Cancellation Charge)|
|Cancellations must be submitted in writing to Costa Cruise Lines; cancellations may not be made by email.|