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Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades) Costa Deliziosa Cruise Reviews

Costa
Costa Deliziosa
Destination
Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)

Traveler rating

Excellent

11

Very Good

14

Average

8

Poor

23

Terrible

24

Cruise type

80 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades) Costa Deliziosa Cruise Reviews


theprimate avatar

theprimate

1 Review Written

Good enough

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I took notes so I would be more objective. Some of the online criticism I read wasn’t a problem for us. For example, the Jacuzzi’s size, food, and service were good. The crew spoke English with the usual ...
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Sail Date March 2019


b.wiss avatar

b.wiss

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Costa? Never Again!

We were looking for an alternative to cross the Atlantic other than by plane to avoid the jetlag. As this sailing fit in our time schedule we booked a cruise on Costa Deliziosa leaving Ft. Lauderdale March 03. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


papagar avatar

papagar

1 Review Written

Don't think twice: Think long and hard?

You get what you pay for. Do yourself a favor and book a real cruise, not one that works you over at every step of the way. Save a little more money and do it right. Way to many cons vs. pros to mention. Only good ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Rosybirk

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Loved the friendly people working on the cruise. Excellent fitness and Spa.

I was on other cruise where the cabin was so small we had to keep open luggage under the bed and use them as closets.Costa cabin is so nice and spacious.The cleaning of the cabin, is so amazingly good, in the ...
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Sail Date February 2019


Dancing Dee avatar

Dancing Dee

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Above our expectations

Crusing Costa is a unique experience. Passengers speak many languages but the staff speak good English and are helpful in every way. The shows in the theater are all in English and ours were excellent. We took a 24 ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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maxdenboxer

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A "premium" balcony with an obstructed view and meat of 3rd quality

We just came back from a 37 day cruise (Western Caribbean and Transatlantic) with the Costa Deliziosa, starting on february 21. It was our 25th cruise and the 6th or 7th time with Costa and absolutely the very last ...
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Sail Date February 2019


moneyman48 avatar

moneyman48

1 Review Written

Good staff, food and entertainment. Be careful with pricing and mediocre website

Costa -Deliziosa Our 11-day cruise (February 21, 2019) generally was made most enjoyable by the crew. Very helpful, pleasant & happy to serve you. Everybody spoke English as well as two or three other languages ...
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Sail Date February 2019


GigiSGP avatar

GigiSGP

1 Review Written

We had a blast!

My daughter and her family included me as a whole family Christmas vacation. None of us had ever been in a cruise before. We loved every minute of it. We loved our dining room experience. Service was impeccable by ...
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Sail Date December 2018


Gaetana B avatar

Gaetana B

1 Review Written

Worst cruise ever

Booked this cruise because we were already in Florida and we thought it would be great to get away. This sailing was convenient for us. Well where do I begin, the staff was not very knowledgeable about disembarking ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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CastawayCaliTexGuy

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Pleasantly Pleased

I was really excited to get back and give Costa Deliziosa a proper review. I am not sure which cruise most folks that have had issues with this cruise sailed on though my experience was completely opposite. So ...
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Sail Date February 2019


jjkomers avatar

jjkomers

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

To Costa Management's attention and potential new customers

Regardless of poor reviews that we read, we embarked on the Costa Deliziosa due to provided price discounts (~70%) for 2 x 10 consecutive days. And, the following is our personal opinion: 1. Food and its variety ...
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Sail Date January 2019


123 Essex avatar

123 Essex

1 Review Written

Poor dining room food and service

We chose it because of the port of call and the price "seemed" right? The service was poor and the customer service desk was not much better, staffed by people who had very little experience with travelers and ...
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Sail Date February 2019


littlebee5 avatar

littlebee5

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Loved Costa Deliziosa cruise

Full disclosure: I won this cruise, so my only choice was itinerary, and after reading many negative reviews, I was quite worried. My worries were unfounded and we had an amazing time...as Americans, the Italian ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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snguyenx96

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

This Ship Sucks

So I'm just gonna be straightforward with the good, bad, and the ugly. Buckle up kiddos, because you're in for quite a ride with this one. GOOD: -Embarking and Disembarking was a very simple process -- usually ...
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Sail Date January 2019


miasea90 avatar

miasea90

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

American cruisers beware

Having had been on 10+ cruises before (Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Norwegian, MSC) I have to say that this cruise line is the worst when it comes to customer service. Travelers used to good customer service should ...
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Sail Date December 2018


ViajeraDC avatar

ViajeraDC

1 Review Written

Good and Bad

We chose this cruise because it suited the dates we wanted to be away. The Good: The ship and cabin were nice and clean. The Staff in general work so hard!! They have so much energy!! We really appreciate their ...
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Sail Date December 2018


Janetlf avatar

Janetlf

1 Review Written

Think again

Bought the cruise as an alternate Christmas gift. Looking forward to seeing the islands and just getting away. What a disappointment! Most of the staff had trouble with English. The cabins had daily changes ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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saltyg8r

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Pleasantly surprised

Initially chosen for the price......and as we live in Florida very easy access. I always read cruise critic and in most cases have agreed in general with the comments. I admit I was a bit concerned about this ...
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Sail Date December 2018


andbolton avatar

andbolton

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Will not meet expectations if you have cruised anywhere else

I am not a seasoned cruiser, rather this was my second cruise to almost the same ports. We chose this cruise because the dates lined up with our vacation timeline. My first cruise experience was with Carnival. This ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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JandBtravelers

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Worst Cruise Ever

Don't even know where to start. Chose this cruise for the itinerary. Should have read reviews before we booked it. The food was horrible. Most nights we sent back our meals. After 8:30 all restaurants shut down ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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innylia

1 Review Written

Amazing vacation!

We chose this cruise because it was affordable and had good itinerary. Great service, polite and intelligent people and personal. Embarkation and Disembarkation was smooth and quick. Ship is very clean and ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Judyjarcik

1 Review Written

Worst cruise ever

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. It was over Christmas and we thought it would be a nice trip since we were spending it alone this year. What a huge disappointment from day one. We were held up in the ...
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Sail Date December 2018


pandan avatar

pandan

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Italian all the way!

I am Italian and I really enjoyed this cruise over Christmas.. Traditional Christmas activities happened including a wonderful tenor and selection of the Christmas Princess pagent and the Miss Costa Deliziosa pagent ...
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Sail Date December 2018


Dde1979 avatar

Dde1979

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Never again!

We chose this cruise because of the low cost. Unfortunately, the old saying...you get what you pay for....is totally true. First, the pros: Embarqment and disembarqment was quick and smooth. Specialty ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Tdonaldson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Feel sorry for maintenance team

Before we boarded the ship we were frustrated due to being placed in a small room with all the other patrons of the cruise, being told the it’s only another half hour until we can bord, we were told this three ...
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Sail Date December 2018


Costa Deliziosa Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.8
Dining3.02.8
Entertainment3.03.1
Public Rooms3.03.6
Fitness Recreation4.03.3
Family3.03.8
Service2.03.2
Value For Money4.02.7
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