Costa Cruise Lines cordially invites you to come aboard the enchanting Costa Classica ship, and experience cruising the way it was meant to be experienced "Italian Style!" Costa Classica is one of the smaller, more traveled ships in Costa's astounding fleet, yet her size is no indication of the immense amount of fine amenities and activity options that Costa Classica cruises have to offer the more than 1,600 passengers of all ages that are welcomed aboard for each incredible Costa Classica sailing!
Costa Classica - Ship Facts
The Costa Classica ship made her maiden voyage in 1991, and in 2000 underwent a complete renovation and restoration, making this impressive vessel just as desirable as any of her larger and newer counterparts. This 53,000 ton ship is a grand 718 feet long, has an average cruising speed of 19.5 knots, and can hold up to 1,680 passengers at one time, along with an experienced crew of more than 600.
Costa Classica - Ship Features
The Costa Classica ship is the sister ship to Costa Romantica. Together, these two ships began an exciting new era of luxury travel for Costa Cruise Lines, featuring some exciting new amenities, as well as the older favorites, including a number of fine restaurants, bars, and lounges, a well-equipped casino, a lively disco, spa, health and beauty center, internet café 2 large pools, on-deck whirlpools, and an incredible theater, boasting some of the finest live production shows at sea.
Costa Classica cruises offer a décor that consists of over $20 million worth of spectacular sculptures, paintings, murals, and other works of art. Each cozy room has its own unique, welcoming ambiance that creates a remarkably quaint and comfortable atmosphere for you to enjoy throughout the duration of your time aboard!
Costa Classica - Destinations
Costa Classica cruises now sail to a variety of incredible year-round destinations all throughout Europe and the Mediterranean. Amazing ports of call include cities in Turkey, Greece, Italy, Spain, France, the Canary Islands, Tunisia, and many more!
Costa Classica - Accommodations
The Costa Classica ship is proud to offer some of the most comfortable and spacious staterooms available at sea today. With a capacity of 1,680 passengers, Costa Classica contains a total of 438 cabins, averaging about 185-580 square feet each. Choose between the spacious standard inside cabin, an ocean view stateroom, or one of 10 deluxe suites that each come with their own large private veranda.
All staterooms aboard Costa Classica cruises come complete with a queen size bed that converts to two twins, one chair, a vanity/desk, television, hair dryer, a mini-bar with mini-fridge, a safe, and spacious bathroom with shower and other bath essentials such as soap, shampoo, body lotion, and a shower cap.
Costa Classica's deluxe suites are extremely generous in size, and offer stunning panoramic views, along with several special extras and V.I.P services including early check-in and disembarkation, butler service, preferred seating in the dining rooms, complementary wine, in-suite dining, plus added deluxe amenities such as terry cloth robes, slippers, and a daily fresh fruit basket delivered right to your suite!
Costa Classica - Activities and Entertainment
The Costa Classica ship may be smaller in size that other ships in the majestic Costa cruise ship fleet, but this charming vessel has a lot to offer each and every one if her passengers.
Take advantage of the well-equipped gym, offering the very latest in personal fitness equipment and exercise classes. There are also two spacious pools located right out on deck, as well as 2 Jacuzzis.
Costa Classica cruises also offer an opulent spa and salon, which gives you numerous ways and opportunities to rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit. You can just sit back, relax and unwind, or treat yourself to a sauna, Turkish bath, full body massage, shiatsu treatment, plus a number of other exotic body and skin care therapies.
Take in a world-class live production in the extravagant Colosseo Showroom, which puts on some of the best shows at sea. Try your luck at a challenging game of Black jack in the Sanremo Casino, or head on down to one of numerous nighttime hot spots, such as the lively Galileo Disco and Observatory, where you can admire the breathtaking views from atop the ship during the day, and dance the night away after dark!
To ensure that you don't miss a thing while aboard the Costa Classica ship, be sure to consult your daily program, which is delivered right to your stateroom each and every day, and contains a full listing of all onboard activities and festivities.
Costa Classica - Children's Programming
Costa Classica cruises also have much to offer to the younger travelers aboard. The special Club Squok kid's program was designed to make certain that even the smallest passengers aboard have a blast! All under the watchful eye of Costa's professional counselors, kids between the ages of 3 and 17 can enjoy a variety of age appropriate activities from pizza parties, and movie nights, to scavenger hunts and other fun on-deck activities and sporting events. Availability and extent of activities and programs will depend upon how many children in each age group are present aboard any given sailing.
Costa Classica - Dining Options
Dining onboard the Costa Classica ship offers a magnificent array of some of the finest cuisine available at sea today for you to choose from. The Tivoli Restaurant features a variety of delicious cuisine from tasty Italian delights, to grilled chicken, pasta, seafood, veal, and steak dishes, as well as some mouth-watering Italian deserts. All served in an elegant atmosphere complete with towering glass windows so that you can admire the breathtaking sea views as you dine. You can also enjoy more casual meals at La Taverna Pizza, the La Trattoria buffet, or the outdoor Al Fresco Café.
For all of your late night cravings, Costa Classica cruises are one of the few that still offer the infamous midnight buffet, featuring more delicious food that you could ever dream of consuming. There is also a limited 24 hour room service menu that is always available throughout the duration of your cruise.
Costa Classica - Reservations
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