Costa Mediterranea

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Constructed at the Kvaerner Masa- shipYards in Finland at a cost of 400 million euro’s the spirit class cruise ship Costa Mediterranea came into service in 2003, she was named by her godmother Spanish actress and super model Ines Sastre at inauguration ceremony that took place on 7 june 2003 in Naples, Italy.

On board the ship sumptuous furnishings are complemented by modern services, large and comfortable cabins, most of which include a private balcony, the air conditioned cabins are well equipped and benefit from satellite television which is handy as the ship is lacking a movie theatre or outdoor screen.

Other facilities on the Costa Mediterranea include four swimming pools one with a retractable roof, four whirlpools, gymnasium and sports courts, jogging track, a theatre on 3 levels, shopping centre plus much more.



Onboard Entertainment and Facilities


Pools tick-icon whirlpools tick-icon
Flowrider  Cross-icon  Rock wall  Cross-icon 
Restaurants & Bars  tick-icon  Shops  tick-icon 
Fast Food  tick-icon  Room Service  tick-icon 
Nightclub or Disco  tick-icon  Lounge  tick-icon 
Theater  tick-icon Cafe's  tick-icon
Casino  tick-icon  Piano Bar  tick-icon 
Pursers desk  tick-icon  Excursion desk  tick-icon 
Library  tick-icon  Photo shop  tick-icon 
Card room  tick-icon  Medical room  tick-icon 
Laundry room  tick-icon Sauna/steam room  tick-icon
Gym  tick-icon Childrens activity clubs  tick-icon
Babysitting service  tick-icon Video games room  tick-icon
Sports facilities  tick-icon Outdoor movie theater  Cross-icon



Ship Specifications

  • Size: Large
  • Length: 960 feet
  • Beam: 106 feet
  • Speed: 24 Knots
  • Tonnage: 85,619
  • Decks: 12
  • Crew: 912
  • Passengers: 2,114
  • Maiden Voyage: 2003
  • Christened: 7 June 2003
  • Godmothers: Ines Sastre


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Captain E.J. Smith - captain of the RMS Titanic died when the ship hit an iceburg and sank in 1912.

Captain Joseph Hazelwood

- was the negligent captain of the Exxon Valdez during its 1989 oil spill.

Edward Teach (Blackbeard) - was the notorious English pirate captain of the Queen anne's Revenge, killed in battle 1718

Francesco Schettino - Captain of the Costa Concordia at the time when she ran aground and partially sank on the night of 13 January 2012 near Isola del Giglio, Tuscany, Italy.

David Lewry - was the Captain of the herald of free enterprise car ferry which capsized on the 6 March 1987 after leaving the Belgian port of Zeebrugge with her bow doors still open, causing the deaths of 193 people.

Mauro Balomaga - was the captain of the MV Rena container ship that  ran aground near Tauranga, New Zealand On 5 October 2011 resulting in an oil spill and 88 of her containers to fall in to the sea,the captain was jailed for 7 months for his part in the disaster.

Captain James Hook - is a fictional character from the popular novel and movie peter pan,  known for wearing a hook after his right hand was eaten by a crocodile.