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Costa Fascinosa Review

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Dan Askin

The 114,500-ton, 3,000-passenger Costa Fascinosa features now-signature Concordia-class elements, such as the Asian-themed Samsara Spa (with associated restaurant), a pool area with giant movie screen and sliding glass roof, and a Grand Prix driving simulator. For a full review of sister ship Costa Serena, click here.

Fascinosa, which was designed by cruising's most well-known architect, Joe Farcus, distinguishes itself in its design. Farcus' theme is "things that fascinate." Quoting a Costa press release, this means "celebrities, movie stars and exotic places synonymous with allure and seduction."

If that doesn't narrow it down, try this: a "Gone With the Wind"-themed lido area. Specific design touches (the burnt-out shell of Tara?) haven't been revealed, but the space will feature raised whirlpool tubs and waterfalls. Inside, the Millionaire Casino is named after the Italian title of the Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire."


Passengers: 2962
Shore Excursions: 657

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Where does Costa Fascinosa sail from?

Costa Fascinosa departs from Barcelona, Genoa, Marseille, Catania, Guadeloupe, La Romana, Rome, Civitavecchia, and Toulon

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Cruises on Costa Fascinosa start from $82 per person.
Costa Fascinosa Cruiser Reviews

Lost on board.

Maybe I go with Costa again, it depend were the boat sails .Read More

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Disappointment as quality of food and service is lower than previous Costa cruises

If you are English speaking and want to take shore excursions don't book a cruise in Europe with Costa, Due to the lack of Numbers of English-speaking passengers there are very few excursions that areRead More
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10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Finding your way.

One suggestion is to place a picture (or some other sign) in a conspicuous place in each dining area.I asked for some water when dining at otto e mezzo and I was offered a full botle (which I refused) but again the lady in attendence was a picture of good manners and effeciency.Read More

6-10 Cruises

Age 85s

Very nice experiences

Every day was performance in the theatre - very nice.Very nice.Read More

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

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