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Costa Fascinosa News

Costa Launches Onboard App for Calls and Texts

posted February 5, 2014

Costa Cruises has announced the launch of “MyCosta Mobile”, a new application for smartphones and tablets that is designed to allow Costa guests to call and text onboard at no cost. Read more...

Fascinosa Delivered

Posted May 6, 2011

The Costa Fascinosa was delivered to the cruise line yesterday by shipbuilder Fincantieri in Venice, Italy. Officially handed over at the Venice Passenger Terminal, Costa Fascinosa -- with sister ship Costa Favolosa --is the largest Italian-flagged cruise ship afloat.

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Itinerary

For winter 2013-14 the
flagship will be in South America on cruises calling at Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay. For summer 2014 the ship will return to the eastern Mediterranean, sailing weeklong vacations to
Greece and Turkey with departures from Venice and Bari.

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Deck Plan

Dorothy Deck 14

Observation area, Sun deck

Butterfly Deck 12

Spa, Bar, Aqua Park, Sports Court, Jogging Track

Tosca Deck 11

Club Fascinosa, Lido Squok, Pool and Waterslide, Spa, Salon, Fitness Center

Turandot Deck 10

Samsara Suites, Grill, Squok Club, Teen's Zone,

Carmen Deck 9

Passenger staterooms,  Pizzeria, Buffet, Big Screen TV, viewing area, pool and sun deck, passenger staterooms deck

Marlene Deck 8

Passenger staterooms

Zivago Deck 7

Passenger staterooms

Tancredi Deck 6

Passenger staterooms

Aida Deck 5

Lounge, Dance Lounge, Piano Bar, Casino, Club, Playstation World, 4D Cinema, Caffetteria,  Grand Bar, Bar, Card Room, Library, Boutiques,

Gilda Deck 4

Restaurant, Internet Point, Disco, Chapel, Restaurant 2, Theater

Gradisca Deck 3

Restaurant

Rigoletto Deck 2

Passenger staterooms

Irma Deck 1

Passenger staterooms

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CDC Ratings

None

This ship sails year-round European itineraries.

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Costa Fascinosa

costa favolosa by wiki user

A glamorous vessel paying homage to cinema legends and their creations, the Fascinosa is a refined and elegant addition to the Fascinosa fleet.

The new ship will be an innovative evolution of the Concordia-class project, developed by integrating and improving the main features of the latest successful Costa ships.

Specs Accommodations
News Notable Rooms
Itinerary Outdoor Areas
CDC Ratings Dining Venues
Deck Plan Kid's Programs

 

Specifications

Class: Concordia

Launch: May 2012

GRT: 114,500

Length: 959 ft.

Draft: 25.7 ft.

Speed: 23 Knots

Passengers: 3,012

Wi-Fi capable: bow-to-stern broadband Wi-Fi, guaranteeing connectivity for laptops, tablets and mobile phones. The Digi Mobile platform enables passengers to use their smartphones and tablets to access the shipboard interactive TV system in their
cabins to book programs and services.

Costa Fascinosa Webcam

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Accommodations

All category staterooms are furnished in a modern, functional style with basic amenities such as a flat-screen satellite TV, room safe, mini-bar, hair-dryer, telephone, Wi-Fi capable and room service.

Stateroom sizes

Inside 153 sq. ft.
Outside 190 sq. ft.
Balcony 217 sq. ft. with veranda
Samsara Suite 336-508 sq. ft. with veranda

 

Samsara Suites provide direct access to the spa. Rooms are equipped with a kettle to make tea, has a purifying shower filter, and an aromatic essence diffuser. Guests are welcomed with a tea ceremony and have access to a personalized wellness treatment plan, two fitness or meditation lessons, two entries to the UVA Solarium, and two chosen treatments.

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Dining Venues

$=Specialty dining, surcharge applies

Otto e mezzo Restaurant & Il Gattopardo

Costa guests are assigned to one of two seatings in the main dining room for their evening meal, early or late. The early and late seating times can vary by ship or itinerary, but are usually at 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., respectively. Dinner seating preferences may be requested at the time of booking, but are not guaranteed.

Club Fascinosa ($)

Mediterranean cuisine at its finest, indulge in an gastronomic delight in this a la carté fine dining.

Samara Restaurant ($)

Fine dining highlighting special ingredients.

Bagdad Café

Ship coffee and chocolate bar.

Tulipano Nero Buffet Restaurant

A casual self-service buffet with a grill and sandwich area.

Panineria Grill

Serving a range of hot dogs and hamburger.

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Notable Features

Theater

Main showroom.

Casino

Slots, Cards, Roulette and more.

Disco

Dance club.

Cigar Bar

Cognac & Cigar Bar

Squok Club

Video Arcade Entertainment.

PlayGround

4D Cinema and the latest generation of PlayStation videogames featuring high-tech Virtual Golf and Grand Prix simulators, air hockey tables.

Samsara Spa Wellness Center

Full-service spa, salon solarium, and fitness center.

Passenger Services

Wi-Fi connection (subject to a charge), Reception/ Information/Currency Exchange, Shore Excursion Office, Medical Center, Shopping Center/Photo shop, Chapel (Roman Catholic service), Sala Fabergé (Conference Room), Della Rosa Library, Internet point, Card Room, Laundry.

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Outdoor Features

The Aft Lido

Dedicated to the classic movie, "Gone With the Wind," the aft Lido features 3,280 square feet devoted to relaxation and entertainment,
with raised whirlpool tubs overlooking the sea, waterfalls and other attractions.

Blue Moon Lido

Blue Moon Lido has a sliding glass roof and a giant 60-square-foot movie screen showing films and videos.

Acqua Park

Waterpark with slides and toys for younger kids.

Pools and Jacuzzis

4 Swimming Pools (1 for children and 2 with retractable roof) and 5 Jacuzzi HydroMassage Baths.

Sports Court

Basketball, volleyball and more.

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