The Costa Concordia holds 3,700 passengers and made its maiden voyage in June 2006.
Costa Concordia holds 3,700 passengers 8:51AM GMT 14 Jan 2012
The Costa Concordia made its maiden voyage in June 2006. For its 3,700 passenger capacity, there are three decks full of bars and lounges plus lots of other public rooms. This ship has a nine-decks-high, glass-domed rotunda atrium lobby, with a lively bar on the lowest deck, adjacent to the reception and shore excursion desks. The Barcelona Casino is large and glitzy. There’s also a chapel, and a small library that could be better, an internet centre, card room, art gallery, and video game room. Most passengers are Italian.
The ship has 5 restaurants and 13 bars, 4 swimming pools, a jogging track, a fitness centre and gym, and four lidos, as well as many other facilities.
Other details include:
Gross tonnage: 114,500
Passenger decks: 13
Length: 950ft (290m)
Max Beam (width): 118ft (35.5m)
Draft: 25.8ft (7.8m)
Cruising speed: 21.5 knots (40km/h)