Costa Magica

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Costa Magica was built in 2004 and she is the sister ship to Costa Fortuna at the time when she was built the sister ships were the largest in the Costa fleet, magica is slightly smaller than her sister weighing in at 102,587 tonnes and 889 feet in length.

The ship has a good range of cabins to choose from, Her total guest capacity, including extra beds in the cabins, is 3470. She has 1359 cabins, of which 907 are outside-cabins

The decor of the Costa Magica is designed to celebrate some of Italy's most beautiful and well-known cities.

Some of the ships main features are four restaurants three of which are on two levels, the urbino theatre which is located on three levels, four pools one with a retractable roof, fitness centre and jogging track, solarium, virtual world games room, and much more

Costa magica does not have a large outdoor movie screen like some of the ships in the Costa fleet but cabins do benefit from satellite interactive TV with movies on demand. 



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: 892 feet
  • Beam: 115 feet
  • Speed: 22 knots
  • Tonnage: 105,000
  • Decks: 13
  • Crew: 1,027
  • Passengers: 3,470
  • Maiden Voyage: 10 November 2004 
  • Christened: 6 November 2004
  • Godmother: Paz Vega


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Nautical Terms

Afterdeck - Deck behind a Ship's Bridge

Bow - The Front of the Ship (pointy bit)

Beam - The Greatest Width of the Ship

Bridge - The Location From Which a Ship is Steered and its Speed Controlled

Cargo Hold - A Space for Storing Cargo

Capstan - Upright Device for Winding in Heavy Ropes or Cables

Davit - Device for Hoisting and Lowering a Boat

Flagstaff - Flag Pole at the Stern of a Ship

Forecastle - The Section of the Upper Deck of a Ship Located at the Bow Forward of the Foremast

Foremast -  Mast nearest to  the Bow of a Ship

Galley - The Kitchen area of a Ship

Helm - Ship's Steering Wheel

Hull - The Main Structure or Body of a Ship

Knot - A Measure of Speed Equal to One Nautical Mile (6076 feet) per Hour