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Costa Mediterranea

Capacity
2,680
Crew
897
Tonnage
85 619
Length
292.5 m (960 ft)
First voyage
2003
Decks
16

Costa Mediterranea is a Spirit-class cruise ship operated by the Costa Crociere cruise line. She was constructed at the Kvaerner Masa-Yards (currently Aker Finnyards) in Helsinki, Finland at a cost of over €400 million. Like sister ship Costa Atlantica, her design was derived from the Carnival Cruise Lines Spirit-class ships, Carnival Spirit, Carnival Pride, Carnival Legend and Carnival Miracle. On June 16, 2003 she departed on her maiden voyage from Genoa to Spain and Portugal.

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Costa Mediterranea

Cruiseline: 
Capacity: 
2,680
Crew: 
897
Tonnage: 
85 619
Length: 
292.5 m (960 ft)
Beam: 
32.2 m (106 ft)
First voyage: 
2003
Decks: 
16

Costa Mediterranea is a Spirit-class cruise ship operated by the Costa Crociere cruise line. She was constructed at the Kvaerner Masa-Yards (currently Aker Finnyards) in Helsinki, Finland at a cost of over €400 million. Like sister ship Costa Atlantica, her design was derived from the Carnival Cruise Lines Spirit-class ships, Carnival Spirit, Carnival Pride, Carnival Legend and Carnival Miracle. On June 16, 2003 she departed on her maiden voyage from Genoa to Spain and Portugal.

Public rooms aboard Costa Mediterranea such the ten floor high Maschera d'Argento atrium, were inspired by Italy's 16th and 17th century palazzi and decorated to reflect the ship's motto "Mai visto niente di simile" (You've never seen anything like it). The twelve decks are named after mythological and historical characters: Circe, Tersicore, Bacco, Teseo, Orfeo, Narciso, Prometeo, Pegaso, Armonia, Cleopatra, Pandora and Medea.

Amenities and features

  • Four swimming pools, one with a retractable glass roof
  • Four open-air Jacuzzis
  • Beauty salon and spa
  • Three-story gym
  • Multi-purpose sports court
  • Three restaurants: Ristorante degli Argentieri (two-story main dining venue), Perla del Lago Buffet, Club Medusa (alternative dining venue)
  • 14 Themed bars and lounges
  • Egyptian themed Osiris Theatre
  • Canal Grande Casino
  • Selva Discothèque
  • Squok Club children's facilities
  • Mondo Virtuale arcade
  • Library/Internet Cafe
  • Via Condotti shops

Refurbishment

As part of Costa Cruises’ ongoing investment to improve the quality and sustainability of its fleet, Costa Mediterranea was dry docked at the Fincantieri shipyard in Palermo from November 21, 2013 to December 4 2013, for planned maintenance work. Costa Cruises’ invested more than €4 million to perform the routine refurbishment, which takes place approximately every two and a half years to keep the fleet fresh and modern. The renewal work included restoration of the ship’s hull, and a full renovation of the ship’s interior including the replacement of the carpets, curtains and upholstery. Specially for Costa Mediterranea Italian artist Gigi Rigamonti has produced an entire wall with Matisse-like dancers in the foyer of cruise ship.

Ports of call

On 10 September 2008 Costa Mediterranea was the first ship make a port call to the Passenger Port of St. Petersburg in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

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Attractions on Costa Mediterranea


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Lido Armonia

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Cozy area for swimming and true relaxation.

Bar Maschera d'Argento

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Delightful bar, where you can have a nice little chat and share your impressions with loved ones and with yout new friends.

Ponte di Comando

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Campo da Gioco

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Sports playground just in the middle of the ocean - it is a place to combine health benefits and an unforgettable experience.
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Lounge Talia

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Fascinating lounge with its own bar, dance floor and stage for amazing performances.
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Palestra Olympia

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Gym for your unforgettable training just in the middle of the ocean.
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Pista da Jogging

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Morning jogging in the face of powerful mesmerizing ocean - sports on our liner will become really unforgettable.
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Ristorante

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Chic restaurant, which is ready to pleasure you with its delightful atmosphere, delicious dishes and service at the highest level.
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Terme Ischia

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A journey through the pleasures and fragrances of the orient, the excitement of a holiday of pure well-being on a beauty farm that looks out to sea, dedicated to restoring the harmony and energy of...
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Balconata Medusa

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Place for true relaxation, spending time under the sun and watching the happy faces of tourists.