Costa Favolosa

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Built In 2011 | Registry Italy | Total Staterooms 1,508

Your dreams become reality aboard the Costa Favolosa. As its name suggests, we are on a fabulous ship. A real engineering feat with every comfort and space for your favorite activities: sports, relaxation and good food.

Costa Fascinosa's sister is one of the largest vessels in the Costa fleet. Built in Fincantieri, it was inaugurated in 2010. The best feature of the Costa Favolosa is its versatility, making it the perfect cruise ship for every itinerary. In addition to the normal inside, ocean view cabin and balcony cabins, the Samsara cabins are located right inside the Spa for those who wish to be pampered. Costa Favolosa sparkles like a gem. Crystals, marble, onyx and alabaster highlight the elegance of every detail. On board you'll feel like a privileged guest because of the beauty of the space and the courtesy and professionalism of the staff.

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Life Onboard

Every cabin, on every ship in the fleet, is equipped with:

•Adjustable air conditioning with thermostat
•Flat screen interactive satellite TV
•Hair dryer, Safety deposit box
•Steward, always available
•Linen required for your stay (sheets and towels) supplied and changed regularly
•Bathrooms with soap bars and liquid soap for showering
•Minibar and 24-hour Room Service (extra charges apply)
•WiFi connection (extra charges apply)

Classic Cabin
Classic Cabins are located on the first decks of the ship; they offer the most affordable prices for each cabin type, providing all the comforts of a standard cabin and the freedom to enjoy all the services and facilities available on the ship.
Book a Classic Cabin and you will receive CostaClub points.

Premium Cabin
Premium Cabins are privileged cabins in terms of size and position. Located on the upper decks of the ship they provide extra comforts, including free continental breakfast on request, served in your cabin, free service in your cabin (24-hour room service).

Samsara Cabin
Cabin: true island of comfort4 types of cabins
Picking your next cruise will be even easier. Classic, Premium, Samsara and Suite: the right cabin for every taste.
Discover all 2013 cabin offers
Samsara Cabins and Suites:
An internal glass lift surrounded by a water fountain will take you from your Samsara Cabin or Suite to directly inside the spa area (on board Costa neoRomantica there is no direct access to the spa). The Samsara Cabins and Suites are elegant, immaculate and comfortable and feature a range of exclusive extras, designed to offer you the utmost in wellbeing in the comfort of your own private space.
If you choose a Samsara cabin, you'll also be entitled to other exclusive privileges*, besides all the advantages of Premium cabin: a reserved table at the Samsara restaurant, a welcome ritual (including use of the thalassotherapy pool, the Tridosha Sanctuary and Temple of Peace, and fitness or meditation treatments and lessons), breakfast in your cabin on request, and a choice of sitting at the restaurant for dinner.

Suites: Welcoming, stylish and spacious, the Suites on their ships provide premium services for people seeking a high class holiday. In addition to all the benefits of a Premium cabin , exclusive services make your stay in these cabins truly unforgettable. Priority boarding, welcome with dedicated valet (excluding Mini Suites), 1 bottle of spumante sparkling wine, other little delicacies to enjoy and more...

Each meal is a banquet, each dinner an event, each dish a delicacy, each ingredient is chosen by the Chefs - all entirely dedicated to satisfying your senses. You'll feel pampered in every possible way from the kitchen to the service, everything is five-star.

5 restaurants, including the Club Favolosa and Samsara Restaurant at an additional charge and reservation.

13 bars, including a Cognac & Cigar Bar and a Coffee & Chocolate Bar


From morning to night Costa's entertainment staff is here to entertain children and teens, giving you the time to relax and enjoy the whole cruise and, if you like, while on excursions. For all children between the ages of 3 and 17, Costa Cruises entertainment staff is available every day from 9:00 am to midday, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm and from 9:00 pm to 11:30 pm. This is a free group service. There are four Clubs. 2 for children: Mini from 3 to 6 years, Maxi from 7 to 12 for teenagers: Teen Junior from 12 to 14, Teen from 15 to 17. Teen Junior is only active during certain periods. Children under the age of 3 are allowed to enter and stay in the room only during certain times (not during busy times in high season) and must be accompanied by an adult.

2 THEMED DINNERS PER CRUISE JUST FOR KIDS with a menu designed by their chef for their younger guests. The children's program is called Fun@sea, details are handed out to all children upon boarding by a member of Costa's entertainment staff. The program shows the exact times of the different daytime and evening activities.

You and yours are invited to join in all of the entertainment venues aboard Costa's Favolosa. Feel free to wander around and enjoy the serene atmosphere seasoned with sweet melodic music and the thrill of excitement. With their wide variety of entertainment options you'll surely never have a dull moment. For the laid back cruiser, you'll find interest in the lounges throughout the ship. If you're more in the mood of trying your luck, you would rather accept the challenge of venturing in the Casino.

Theatre on three levels

On Costa Favolosa you'll be able to show that you're a champion golfer or Grand Prix driver. The Virtual Golf, is the most advanced Golf Simulator on board a cruise ship. If your passion is speed, you'll be able to see how you stack up as a driver on the most spectacular circuits in the world with the Grand Prix Simulator. The children won't be able to resist the games room or the new pool, which is as much fun as a real water park!

4D cinema
Grand Prix Simulator with single-seat racing car
Water Slide
Shopping Center
Virtual World, Squok Club (kids club) with Playstation Entertainment
Children's pool
Pool deck with retractable glass roofand giant screen
5 Jacuzzis
4 pools, two with retractable covers
Multipurpose sports pitch
Outdoor jogging track
Samsara Spa: 6,000 m2 on two levels, with gym, baths, thalassotherapy pool, treatment rooms, sauna, Turkish bath, UVA-ray solarium

Deck Overview

Additional Ship Facts

  • Cruising Speed : 23 Knots
  • Total Outside Stateroom :
  • Width : 118 feet
  • Gross Tonnage : 114.5
  • Total Refurbishment :