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Costa Favolosa

Capacity
3016
Crew
1110
Tonnage
113 216
Length
290 m (950 ft)
First voyage
2011
Decks
14

Costa Favolosa is a cruise ship ordered for Costa Crociere in October 2007. Based on the Concordia class design, Costa Favolosa was laid down by Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard on 5 November 2009 and launched on 6 August 2010. Part of a five-ship expansion of the Costa Crociere fleet, the vessel entered service in July 2011.

Design and construction

Costa Favolosa and sister ship Costa Fascinosa were ordered in October 2007 as part of a €2.4 billion... Read more

Costa Favolosa

Cruiseline: 
Capacity (DO): 
3016
Crew: 
1110
Tonnage: 
113 216
Length: 
290 m (950 ft)
Beam: 
40 m (130 ft)
First voyage: 
2011
Decks: 
14

Costa Favolosa is a cruise ship ordered for Costa Crociere in October 2007. Based on the Concordia class design, Costa Favolosa was laid down by Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard on 5 November 2009 and launched on 6 August 2010. Part of a five-ship expansion of the Costa Crociere fleet, the vessel entered service in July 2011.

Design and construction

Costa Favolosa and sister ship Costa Fascinosa were ordered in October 2007 as part of a €2.4 billion expansion of the Costa Crociere fleet, with five ships entering service between 2009 and 2012 to increase the company's passenger capacity by 50%. Costa Favolosa cost €510 million to build.

The names of the two ships were selected via competition. The first phase saw 16,000 pairs of names submitted by travel agents and their customers from around the world, after being asked to suggest names. These names were to evoke the idea that the ships were magical and glamorous places. 25 name pairs were shortlisted and placed on the company's website, where over 42,000 visitors voted on their favourite. Favolosa (Italian for "fabulous") and Fascinosa ("fascinating" or "glamorous") were selected as the winning name pair.

The first section of the cruise ship was laid down at Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard on 5 November 2009. The ship was launched from the builder's dry dock on 6 August 2010.

The vessel is based on the Concordia class design already in service with Costa Crociere. At 114,500 GT, she can carry up to 3,800 passengers in 1,506 cabins; six more than previous Concordia class ships.

Costa Favolosa is the fifteenth ship in service with Costa Crociere.

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Attractions on Costa Favolosa


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Salone Moliere

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Fascinating lounge with its own bar and stage for amazing performances.
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Ristorante Buffet Ca' d'Oro

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The main restaurant with a buffet where you can absolutely for free choose your favorite breakfasts and lunches.
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Sala da Ballo Pompadour

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Where else can we dance and relax with a refreshing drink in our hand?! This place is the best variant!
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Lido dell'Ondina

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The main pool of the ship with relaxing whirlpool, great screen and lots of facilities for your pleasant rest.
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Ristorante Duca d'Orleans

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Chic restaurant, situated over two floors, which is ready to pleasure you with its delightful atmosphere, delicious dishes and service at the highest level.
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Piano Bar Camelot

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What can be better than a cozy evening spent with friends with a glass of fine drink and live music?
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Solarium

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Here you can luxuriate under the warm sun, reminisce your unforgettable moments from the past and dream of a colorful future.
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Atrio Duca d'Orleans

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Breathtaking interior, masterpieces of modern art, soft light and a unique atmosphere - you do not want to leave this place.
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Casino El Dorado

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While the ship is sailing, there's time to have a go at everything, which includes placing a bet at the Casino. Slot machines, roulettes and poker tables await you, so why not try your luck, have f...
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Squok Club

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Children Playground for the youngest travellers - kids from 3 to 11 years.