Costa Cruises

Costa Cruises

The company originally started as the Costa Line in 1924 but did not carry its first passenger until 1948 when they launched their first ship Anna C. Which left for Buenos Aires from Genoa Italy where they are currently headquartered.

Their strap line is "Cruising Italian Style". They currently own and operate 14 cruise ships making it the largest fleet in Europe. In 2008 alone Costa carried over 1.2 million passengers.

Costa are renowned for their passion for detail aiming to achieve a "Zero complaints" level. This is achieved by investing in the best people to crew their ships who understand and cater for their guests every need.

Fleet

Costa Marina Costa Marina

Features:
  • Tonnage: 25,500 gross tons
  • Length: 616 feet (188 m)
  • Beam: 84 feet (26 m)
  • Decks: 9
  • Speed: 20.5 knots (38.0 km/h; 23.6 mph)
  • Capacity: 760 passengers
  • Crew: 389
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Classica Costa Classica

Features:
  • Tonnage: 52,926 gross tons
  • Length: 722 feet (220 m)
  • Beam: 102 feet (31 m)
  • Draft: 25.5 feet (7.8 m)
  • Decks: 13
  • Speed: 18.5 knots (34.3 km/h; 21.3 mph)
  • Capacity: 1680 passengers
  • Crew: 617
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Allegra Costa Allegra

Features:
  • Tonnage: gross tonnage (GT) of 28,430 tons
  • Displacement: 7,391 metric tons deadweight (DWT)
  • Length: 187.69 m (615 ft 9 in)
  • Beam: 25.75 m (84 ft 6 in)
  • Draught: 8.20 m (26 ft 11 in)
  • Decks: 8 (passenger accessible)
  • Installed power: 4 x 6R46 Wärtsilä diesels
  • combined 19,123 kW
  • Propulsion: Two propellers
  • Speed: 19 knots (35.19 km/h; 21.86 mph)
  • Capacity: 820 passengers (lower berths)
  • 1072 passengers (all berths)
  • Crew: 450
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Romantica Costa Romantica

Features:
  • Tonnage: 53,000 gross tons
  • Length: 722 feet (220 m)
  • Beam: 102 feet (31 m)
  • Decks: 11
  • Speed: 18.5 knots (34.3 km/h)
  • Capacity: 1,356 passengers
  • Crew: 600
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Victoria Costa Victoria

Features:
  • Tonnage: 76,000 GRT
  • Length: 828 ft (252 m)
  • Beam: 105.5 ft.
  • Decks: 12
  • Speed: 23 knots
  • Capacity: 1,928 Passengers
  • Crew: 766
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Atlantica Costa Atlantica

Features:
  • Class and type: Spirit class cruise ship
  • Tonnage: 85,619 GT (gross tonnage)
  • Displacement: 7,500 metric tons deadweight (DWT)
  • Length: 292.56 metres (960 ft)
  • Beam: 32.20 metres (106 ft)
  • Draught: 7.80 metres (26 ft)
  • Installed power: 6 x Wärtsilä 9R46 diesels
  • Combined 63,370 kW
  • Speed: 22 knots (41 km/h; 25 mph)
  • Capacity: 2,114 passengers[citation needed] (2,680 full occupancy)
  • Crew: 897
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Europa Costa Europa

Features:
  • Tonnage: 54,763 GT
  • Displacement: 5,340 DWT
  • Length: 243.23 m (798 ft)
  • Beam: 29.73 m (97 ft 6 in)
  • Draught: 6.50 m (21 ft 4 in)
  • Decks: 12 (9 passenger accessible)
  • Speed: 19 kn (35.19 km/h) service speed
  • 20 kn (37.04 km/h) maximum speed
  • Capacity: 1773 passengers
  • Crew: 636
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Mediterranea Costa Mediterranea

Features:
  • Class and type: Spirit class cruise ship
  • Tonnage: 86,000 gross tons
  • Length: 960 ft
  • Beam: 106 ft
  • Decks: 12
  • Propulsion: Twin propellers
  • Speed: 24 knots
  • Capacity: 2,114 passengers
  • Crew: 912 crew
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Fortuna Costa Fortuna

Features:
  • Class and type: Cruise ship
  • Tonnage: 105,000 gross tons
  • Length: 890 feet (272 m)
  • Beam: 124 feet
  • Decks: 13
  • Speed: 20 knots
  • Capacity: 2,720 passengers
  • Crew: 1,027 crew
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Magica Costa Magica

Features:
  • Class and type: Cruise ship
  • Tonnage: 105,000 gross tons
  • Length: 890 feet
  • Beam: 124 feet
  • Decks: 13
  • Speed: 20 knots
  • Capacity: 2,672 passengers
  • Crew: 1,023 crew
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Concordia Costa Concordia

Features:
  • Class and type: Concordia Class
  • Tonnage: 114,500 GRT
  • Length: 950 ft (290 m)
  • Beam: 118 ft (36 m)
  • Speed: 20 kts
  • Capacity: 3,700 Passengers
  • Crew: 1,100 Crew
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Serena Costa Serena

Features:
  • Class and type: Concordia Class
  • Tonnage: 114,500 GRT
  • Length: 950 ft (290 m)
  • Beam: 118 ft (36 m)
  • Speed: 20 kts
  • Capacity: 3,700 Passengers
  • Crew: 1,100 Crew
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Luminosa Costa Luminosa

Features:
  • Class and type: Unnamed class, a hybrid design based on Vista and Spirit Class cruise ship
  • Tonnage: 92,700 GT (gross tonnage)
  • Length: 292 m (958 ft 0 in)
  • Beam: 32.30 m (106 ft 0 in)
  • Decks: 12
  • Speed: 22.6 knots (41.9 km/h)
  • Capacity: 2,260 passengers
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy
Costa Pacifica Costa Pacifica

Features:
  • Class and type: Concordia Class
  • Tonnage: 114,500 GRT
  • Length: 950 ft (290 m)
  • Beam: 118 ft (36 m)
  • Speed: 20 kts
  • Capacity: 3,700 Passengers
  • Crew: 1,100 Crew
  • Port of registry: Genoa, Italy


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