Disney Cruise Line dining is sure to satisfy the appetites of the entire family—thanks to fresh, expertly prepared dishes made available 24 hours a day. Featuring diverse menus inspired by some of the world's most intriguing destinations, and restaurants that are distinctly themed and brimming with charm.
Disney Cruise Line Dining includes:
Guests are to check their Meal Ticket (that can be found in their stateroom) in addition to the Personal Navigator—the Disney Cruise Line daily newsletter detailing all there is to see and do—for dining hours, bar hours and rotational dining evening attire. There are plenty of kid-pleasing favorites including Mickey shaped pancakes, pizza, mac & cheese, fresh fruit, assorted desserts and much more.
- Main Dining
- Casual Dining
- Adult Exclusive Dining
- Quick Service
Main Dining restaurants are inviting dinner destinations within Disney Cruise Line's innovative reserved rotational dining system. Each evening, guests and their personal wait staff will "rotate" to one of the 3 main restaurants onboard the ship, ensuring they enjoy a delicious meal in a unique setting every night of their cruise.
Every person in your stateroom will be at the table. At the time of booking, guests can specify other people to sit with who will also be on board. If you don't, assignments will be made to fill in your table. Generally, adults without children will dine with other adults, while families dine with other families.
The main dining room times to be requested at time of booking are as follows:
- First seating: 5:45 PM
- Second seating: 8:15 PM
(Cuisine: Pacific Rim / American)
Celebrating Disney animation, Animator's Palate includes an innovative dinner "show" starring your favorite Disney characters. Serving dinner only.
When booking guests will be asked to select a dinner and live show time based upon availability at that time. Requests to change these assignments may be made upon boarding the ship, if availability allows. Once onboard, times will be on guests dining tickets found in thier stateroom for assigned dinner and show seating times, restaurant schedule and table number.
Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enchanted Garden invites Guests to dine in a serene setting that brings to mind an elegant conservatory amid peaceful hillsides in France. The ceiling transforms throughout the day, from the brilliant blue of daytime into the golden red of a setting sun—and finally into a nighttime constellation of twinkling stars
(Cuisine: Continental & French)
The lavish, elegant dining room is fit for a grand palace. Inspired by Disney classics Cinderella, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Beauty and the Beast and Sleeping Beauty, Royal Court serves a mouthwatering menu of culinary delights—fit for a king or a queen—for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Disney Cruise Line offers convenient Casual Dining featuring an enticing spread of freshly prepared, delicious food items for every family member's tastes. Enjoy your meal—which includes self-service food items and made-to-order delicacies—in an air-conditioned setting or on deck side, where picture-perfect views surround you at every turn.
Cabanas is an indoor/outdoor casual buffet restaurant that serves a culinary confection of fresh food. At breakfast and lunch, Cabanas offers the finest in made-to-order dining; at dinnertime, the restaurant is transformed into a table-service dining room serving Main Dining dishes.
(7:30am to 10:00pm)
Serves beverages and snacks throughout the day. It's the perfect place for Guests to enjoy coffee & a pastry in the morning and a pre- or post-dinner or live show cocktail at night.
Adult Exclusive Dining ($)
Disney Cruise Line Adult Exclusive restaurants are romantic onboard dinner destinations that cater exclusively to adults looking for the finest in onboard dining amid a refined and elegant atmosphere. Reservations can be made online or onboard. Charges apply.
Palo is an Adult Exclusive restaurant serving Northern Italian cuisine for dinner. Brunch is offered on 4 night and longer cruises.
Remy offers an upscale dining experience available onboard, the restaurant serves the finest in French-inspired cuisine for dinner.
Quick Service Dining
Disney Cruise Line features convenient, Quick Service restaurants on all ships, inviting you to satisfy those between-meal cravings with a variety of delicious offerings. From morning to night, enjoy such delights as Italian-style pizza, wraps, panini and ice cream—on deck or from the comfort of your room.
Flo's Café is themed after the Disney animated feature film, Cars, and is actually comprised of several food stations, each with its own name: Tow-Mater's Grill, Luigi's Pizza and Fillmore's Favorites. In addition, there is an ice cream station called Eye Scream Treats, themed after Mike Wazowski from Monsters, Inc., and a smoothie bar called Frozone Treats, themed after the character Frozone from the Disney animated film, The Incredibles. Please note that food and beverages are not allowed in the pools or whirlpool spas.
A quick service snack stand open only during live performances and movies outside the Walt Disney Theatre.
Room Service is available 24 hours a day for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. From 7:00 to 10:00 a.m., complimentary continental breakfast will be delivered to guests’ stateroom upon request (excluding disembarkation morning). For Guests in Category 1, 2 and 3 staterooms, a full breakfast is served upon request from 7:00 to 10:00 a.m., with the exclusion of disembarkation morning. On the final night of their cruise, Room Service is avail until 1:30 a.m. Included in the price of the cruise, Disney Cruise Line Room Service is complimentary. Gratuity is not included. Please note that an additional fee will be added to the guests’ stateroom for certain snacks, wines, beverages and beverage packages.
Special dietary needs
Low-sodium meals, kosher meals and certain other special diet-restricted meals are available. Request dietary needs at the time of booking.
Are alcoholic beverages & sodas free?
Free sodas are available at two Beverage Stations on the ship, however guests must pay for alcoholic beverages and sodas at the bars and lounges onboard.
Nightclubs, Bars & Lounges
The nightclubs and lounges aboard the Disney Fantasy are wondrously themed areas where adults and kids can dance, enjoy live music and participate in games and activities.
Europa is a nighttime entertainment district exclusively for guests ages 18 and older and is home to a variety of sophisticated lounges and nightclubs, including La Piazza, Skyline, O'Gill's Pub, Ooh La La and The Tube. From the whimsical to the cosmopolitan, each venue in Europa is distinctly inspired by the very best in European travel.
- La Piazza, is a chic adults-only lounge located in the Europa district. Inspired by picturesque Italian cities and their decorative plazas, La Piazza is the perfect place for adults to relax after an action-packed day.
- Skyline Bar, an adults-only cocktail lounge is a cosmopolitan sky bar boasting sweeping views of some of the world's most famous cities, where adults can savor a selection of the world's finest beverages.
- O’Gills Pub, is a spirited Irish bar located in the Europa district on the ship. Dark woods and brass accents are reminiscent of the friendly neighborhood pubs throughout Ireland—and flat-screen televisions give O'Gill's Pub a welcome modern-day twist.
- Ooh La La, is an enchanting adults-only lounge located in the Europa district. Reminiscent of an elegant French boudoir, Ooh La La is a whimsical treat for the eyes and the palate.
- The Tube, is a trendy nightclub located in the Europa district. Exclusively for Guests ages 18 and up, The Tube offers adults an action-packed night of fun, dancing and signature drinks.
Other Bars & Lounges...
- Bon Voyage, a relaxing lounge and cozy lobby bar in the atrium where families can enjoy a refreshing beverage or snack throughout the day.
- Cove Café is an adults-only lounge and a cheery hangout where adults can enjoy a cocktail, gourmet coffee or snack while perusing a magazine, watching television or surfing the Internet.
- Currents Bar is where guests can relax with a refreshing beverage amid the warm ocean breezes. Perched high onboard one of the ship's upper decks, Current features cozy deck chairs, making it an ideal place to catch some rays while onboard.
- Meridian, an adults-only lounge is where guests can enjoy an aperitif or a post-dinner drink and visit the adjacent cigar bar on the outside deck. The Meridian name is in reference to the venue's location, which is located between Palo and Remy.
- Vista Café, a café/bar bar is a delightful onboard venue where guests can enjoy coffee and a pastry in the morning and a pre- or post-live show cocktail at night.
- Waves, is a laid-back, open-air bar providing a breezy, scenic vantage point where Guests can unwind with a refreshingly cold drink while out at sea.
The drinking age aboard the ship is 21. Valid photo I.D. is required. Disney Cruise Line reserves the right to refuse sale and/or service to anyone.
Disney Cruise Line offers a plethora of entertainment for all ages. Plenty of Disney fun for the little ones, tweens and adults.
The Buena Vista Theatre, one of 2 large theatre venues on the Disney Fantasy, is a lavish cinema that screens first-run films—some in stunning Disney Digital 3-D—and other popular motion pictures. Evocative of the illustrious movie palaces of Hollywood's golden years, the opulent Buena Vista Theatre features the latest in state-of-the-art projection and sound technology. It also boasts dual level stadium seating, in which every seat in the theatre offers an exceptional view of its giant movie screen. Designated wheelchair viewing is available.
The Walt Disney Theatre is an enormous live performance setting that presents original Disney live shows, as well as first-run and digital 3-D movies. With orchestra and balcony seating the extravagant Walt Disney Theatre provides an extraordinary venue for enjoying the Broadway-style Disney live shows that can be found only on a Disney cruise. From enchanting original Disney musicals to family-friendly variety acts, the Walt Disney Theatre offers an unforgettable entertainment experience at sea. For a complete list of show times, guests can check the Personal Navigator—the Disney Cruise Line daily newsletter detailing all there is to see and do—while onboard. Designated wheelchair viewing is available in various locations in the theatre.
PremEARS at the Walt Disney Theatre
Along with presenting original live entertainment, the Walt Disney Theatre also hosts Disney movie premieres, allowing Guests to enjoy a film's opening at the same time it's making its nationwide debut onshore.
Disney Digital 3-D
In addition to live shows and movie premieres, the Walt Disney Theatre—in a cruise industry first—shows 3-D movies for your enjoyment. Equipped with the latest digital 3-D projectors, the theatre allows you to experience the fun and excitement of both new and classic 3-D films during your cruise. Additionally, the Walt Disney Theatre features new in-theater effects, adding a fourth dimension to the movie-going experience.
Pools and Spas
Pools aboard the Disney Fantasy are terrific places to cool down and relax on sun-kissed afternoons. On Deck 11 there are 3 sparkling pools—one for kids, one for families, and one just for adults.
- Aqua Duck is a thrilling “water coater” which propels guests at high speeds through an acrylic tube into a lazy river. The tube travels 765 feet and features exciting twists, turns and plunges. It was designed for adults and children at least 42" or taller. Single riders must be at least 54" or taller. Children under 7 must ride with someone 14 years of age or older, provided the child is at least 42" tall.
- Aqua Lab is located near the entrance to the Aqua Duck water coaster. This 1,800-square-foot water play area is designed to delight young guests and their families, and features pop jets, geysers, bubblers and other interactive water elements.
- Mickey's Pool is one of 3 freshwater pools. Designed for young kids, this sparkling pool features Mickey Mouse’s happy face at the bottom of the pool and has a max depth of 2 feet.
- Mickey's Pool Slide Suspended by a gigantic Mickey Mouse hand, the yellow slide at Mickey's Pool twists and turns, beginning one deck above the pool and splashing down right next to it—all the while allowing children an exciting and safe ride. A minimum height of 38 inches (3' 2") and a maximum height of 64 inches (5' 4") are required to use the slide
- Donald's Pool, one of 3 freshwater pools is designed for families. Guests can enjoy a dip in the pool's refreshing water or relax poolside where they can soak up some sun. The pool measures a maximum depth of 5 feet and caters to both parents and kids, allowing the entire family to cool off and make new friends while onboard.
- Nemo's Reef is a whimsical water play area designed for children. It is located adjacent to Mickey's Pool. Featuring fountains, bubblers and pop jets, this fun-filled splash deck stars some of your favorite Disney characters. Nemo's Reef is where children 8 years of age and younger can splash around, cool off and make new friends with other kids their own age. Nemo's Reef is surrounded by a glass enclosure, with a main Guest entrance and a wheelchair-accessible entrance.
- Quiet Cove Pool, one of 3 freshwater pools is reserved for Guests 18 years of age and older. Conveniently attached to the pool is the Cove Bar, an elegant "watering hole" for cocktails and other beverages. Nearby, guests can soak in a hot tub overlooking the ocean. Poolside massages also available from the Spa.
- Satellite Falls, is a peaceful adults only (18 yrs +) area featuring a circular splash pool with benches and a gently cascading rain curtain. The Satellite Sun Deck has lounge chairs to relax and unwind.
Senses Spa & Salon
The exquisite Senses Spa & Salon provides therapeutic and beautifying personal care services for men and women in an impressive haven. The ultimate in peaceful retreats, this immaculate setting offers spa treatments, massages, body wraps, facials, aromatherapy and much more. Salon services include manicures, pedicures, hairstyling and blowouts, plus teeth whitening at the Smile Spa, and a barber shop for traditional men's grooming services. Guests' bodies and spirits are nurtured in the spa's 17 private treatment rooms and 2 private luxury Villas. Slip into a state of bliss in our rainforest-themed aromatherapy steam room and sauna. Before and after treatments, Guests who have booked a treatment are welcome to relax and linger in the Relax Room, as well as enjoy the rainforest-themed aromatherapy steam room. Discover the benefits of steam, heat and hydrotherapy combined with the power of aromatherapy to relax the mind and body. Specialized areas within the Rainforest room include a Hamam (steam bath), a Caldarium (steam room) and Laconium (dry sauna)
Senses Spa & Salon amenities include:
- Complimentary non-alcoholic drinks
- Comfortable waiting areas
- Sandals and robes for use during your treatment
- Men's and women's changing rooms
- Massage rooms
- Laconium (dry sauna)
- Hamam (steam bath)
- Caldarium (steam room)
- Beauty products
Guests of the Senses Spa & Salon must be 18 years of age and older. Please note that charges of spa services are not included with the price of the cruise.
Chill Spa is a separate spa for teens located inside Senses Spa & Salon. Offering a wide variety of spa services and treatments, including facials, massages, and manicures, it's the perfect place for teens to relax and rejuvenate.
Reservations for Chill Spa may be made any time after 1:00 p.m. on the first day of your cruise. Appointment times fill up very quickly, so book your session as soon as possible. If appointments become full and unavailable, you may request placement on the waiting list.
The Disney Cruise Line Fitness Center is an expansive exercise facility with a breathtaking ocean view located between the Salon and Rainforest room, guests can make the most of the state-of-the-art cardiovascular equipment and weight machines, as well as numerous classes and seminars offering aerobics, yoga and Pilates instruction. For a fee of $82.00, they can schedule a one-on-one 60-minute session with a personal trainer.
Reservations for instructional classes, seminars or one-on-one training sessions may be set up at the Fitness Center any time after 1:00 p.m. on the day guests first board the ship or any time thereafter. Please note that guests are required to be 18 years of age or older to use the facilities.
The Fitness Center includes:
- Weight machines
- Spinning machines
- Treadmills and Ellipticals
- Instructional classes (yoga, Pilates, aerobics)
- Personal Training Sessions
They will also enjoy the benefits of the following:
- Complimentary Towels
- Men's and Women's Changing Rooms
- Complimentary Water
Goofy's Sports Deck is an all ages, open-air activity center. Featuring a miniature golf course, virtual sports simulators and a basketball/volleyball court, it's the perfect place for kids, teens and adults to partake in active recreational fun while onboard—and to enjoy the spectacular seaside views from high atop the ship.
The course features 9 interactive holes emphasizing various golfing lessons—with a delightful goofy twist. For avid miniature golfers, the course also boasts a Goofy and Max tee at each hole, offering twice the challenge and twice the fun. Quirky golf clubs, some crooked and bent, will challenge golfers to stay on course during competition and tournament play. And don't be surprised if Goofy or Max swings by to offer tips on club selection and stance.
Virtual Sports Simulators
Digital sports simulators are available at Goofy's Sports Deck, an outdoor activity area. Delight in a variety of state-of-the-art virtual sports-gaming experiences that include:
- Basketball / Football
- Hockey / Golf
- Soccer / Baseball
Featuring realistic graphics and sounds, virtual sports simulators allow guests to kick, swing, throw and compete in some of thier favorite active sports while out at sea—without the hassle of having to chase a ball. Set the sports simulator to your ability level and let the games begin! Whether they're a beginner or a seasoned athlete, virtual sports simulators offer fun for everyone.
Goofy's Sports Deck includes a basketball court that can be easily configured into a mini-soccer pitch or volleyball court for Guests looking for some more rigorous competitive gaming action.
Other Deck Activities
- Ping Pong/Foosball Perfect for all ages, ping pong and foosball tables are available for both experts and beginners, offering yet another reason to get in the game and have fun.
- Walking Track A walking track encircles Goofy's Sports deck, perfect for those looking for a light—and scenic—cardiovascular workout.
- Vista Gallery: Onboard art gallery where guests can choose from a selection of limited-edition prints for purchase or partake in the at-sea auction offering fine art rarities.
- 24 hours Internet service (wireless access available/fees apply)
While sailing with Disney Cruise Line, guests will enjoy various shops for their wide and wonderful range of tax and duty-free goods. Store hours vary from port to port. Guests should check their Personal Navigator for daily hours, special events and promotions. Guests will find all kinds of Disney branded toys, clothing and other goodies for the kids. Mom & Dad will find chic European fragrances and tropical fashions along with a fine selection of luxury goods, including, premium cigars and upscale liquors—all tax and duty-free.
Please note that purchased liquor cannot be consumed on board; it will be delivered to the guests’ stateroom on the last night of the cruise.
When guests are ready to see the pictures taken onboard and ashore they can do so at Shutters where they are available for viewing from 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Photos taken during the day are generally on display starting from 5:00 p.m., while pictures taken after this time will be available the following day.
Shutters offers a fun and fantastic selection of photo packages, ranging from prints guests can frame to custom greeting cards. In this one-stop photography shop, they will also find frames, accessories, film processing and CD writing services to turn their vacation pictures into sweet, sentimental gifts.
Shutters is also the place to go to arrange a professional family, couple's or group portrait in a studio setting. Select from a number of backdrops—tropical, formal, fanciful or romantic—and create photo keepsakes that will let guests relive the magic for years to come
Shore Excursions are one-day tours offered in various port cities, and include many options for adventure and entertainment. Crew Members are on hand to answer questions and provide guests with detailed descriptions of available shore excursions and assist with making reservations for excursions too.
Laundry / Valet Services
Onboard laundry and dry-cleaning services (with stateroom pickup) are available for a charge. There is also a self-service guest Laundry Room with coin-operated washers and dryers, along with detergent and ironing equipment. For safety reasons, the provided irons or steamers may be used in the laundry room only; personal irons cannot be brought aboard.
Disney loves to celebrate. They must be advised of special occasions—such as anniversary, birthday and honeymoon—at least 3 weeks prior to departure. They will be happy to celebrate the occasion in their dining rooms. They also offer a great variety of baskets, merchandise and other goods for guests’ stateroom that will get their cruise off to a perfect start, as well as special themed packages, such as the "Family Reunion." Guests can add extra amenities like flowers, chocolates, champagne and more.
For your convenience, a physician and nurse are on call 24 hours a day to provide basic medical services on every cruise. The Health Center is open from 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Charges for medical services will be added to the passengers’ shipboard account and they will be provided an itemized receipt to submit to their insurance company. Medical Center is equipped to treat minor non-emergency matters. Physicians are available to render services at a customary fee. While at sea or in port, the availability of medical care may be limited.
Standard prevailing fees will be charged for all physician and nurse services. If guests require any prescription drug, they need to bring an adequate supply in its original container. Please keep in mind that a child who shows symptoms of physical illness such as fever, vomiting, diarrhea, unexplained rashes or discharge from the nose or eyes may be excluded from participation in activities as well as from babysitting services.
Women who have entered their 24th week of pregnancy as of their embarkation date will be refused passage due to safety concerns. Neither a physician's medical statement nor a waiver of liability will be accepted. In addition, Disney Cruise Line cannot be held responsible or liable for any complications relating to pregnancy at any stage. All pregnant women are required to produce a doctors letter stating that the mother and baby are in good health, fit to travel and the pregnancy is not high-risk. The letter must also include the Estimated Date of Delivery (EDD).
Fleet Medical / Special Services
The Special Services Information Form is an optional form that allows guests to report special needs. It also allows you to arrange for wheelchair access and/or lift, oxygen and/or special dietary needs so that Disney Cruise Line can best accommodate the members of your travel party during your vacation. The form can be downloaded in a PDF file which can be, printed and filled out. This form can be sent via mail, email or fax, which includes the mailing address, email and fax number.
During certain religious holidays, onboard clergy perform services. Guests have to check their Personal Navigator once onboard for more information, including locations and times.
Guest Services Desk
The Guest Services Desk and the dedicated Guest Services phone line are available 24 hours a day. Crew members stationed at both are knowledgeable and committed to assisting you with guest questions and requests.
Disney Fantasy Kids
Disney Cruise Line provides a vast array of clubs, lounges and interactive programs designed to keep your child having fun each and every day. The Disney-themed kids clubs are for ages 3 months to 17 years of age and offer immersive interactive programs and activities designed to allow a child's imagination to soar! Scheduled activities are planned for the following age groups:
- It’s a Small World Nursery 3 months – 3 years old
- Oceaneer Club 3 - 12 years old
- Edge 11 - 14 years old
- Vibe 14 - 17 years old
Character Greetings, where kids and adults can meet and greet Disney Characters, occur throughout the ship both in designated places and during special surprise appearances. For a schedule of Disney Character appearances, guest can check the Personal Navigator onboard. Although subject to change, Disney Characters guests are likely to see during thier cruise may include:
- Mickey Mouse / Minnie Mouse
- Donald Duck /Daisy Duck
- Chip & Dale / Goofy
- Pluto / Max / Dopey
- Captain Hook / Peter Pan
- Lilo / Stitch / Cinderella / Belle
- Snow White / Princess Aurora
- Princess Tiana / Ariel
- Captain Jack Sparrow
Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique
Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is where aspiring young princesses and pirates receive the full fairy tale treatment with pixie-dusted and piratical makeovers at this very special salon.
When young princesses-to-be make their royal entrance at the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique, they are greeted by their very own Fairy Godmother-in-training who transform them with magical makeovers such as the Disney Diva, the Pop Princess or the Fairy Tale Princess. A variety of royal treatment packages include combinations of hairstyle, shimmering makeup and nails. Princess costumes, complete with crown, wand and shoes also are available. Exclusive to Disney Cruise Line, Captain Mickey Mouse, Princess Minnie Mouse and First Mate Minnie Mouse makeovers plus special Under the Sea packages will be offered.
On pirate party nights aboard the Disney Fantasy, Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique transforms into the Pirate’s League, where swashbuckling boys, girls and grownups can get ready for the pirate life. Each guest checking in at the plunder-filled pirate’s lair gets an official pirate name. Then it’s off to Muster Station for applications of beards and bandanas, swords and scars, earrings and eye patches – all done with the savvy skill of a pirate master who shares his own tales of sea-sailing adventures.
After the new buccaneers recite a sacred pirate oath, they are officially part of Captain Jack’s motley crew, leaving their old identities behind. The shipmates and scoundrels are then turned loose on their pirate vessel. Guests can choose from two pirate packages – First Mate (includes bandana, facial scars tattoos, fake teeth, earring, eye patch, sword and sheath) or Empress (includes bandana, shimmering makeup, face gem, tattoos, nail polish, earring, eye patch, sword and sheath).
D Lounge is a spacious family nightclub offering a casual atmosphere and comfortable seating making it a perfect gathering place for the whole family. . Here, the entire family can take part in games, entertainment or activities designed to engage all family members.
Arr-cade is an action-packed video arcade offering a variety of the latest interactive video games, plus several thrilling classics, such as pinball and air hockey. Guests of all ages are invited to compete against each other and partake in some high-tech video fun.
Muppets Adventure Game
Join the Muppets for “The Case of the Stolen Show,” an interactive mystery game aboard the Disney Fantasy! On your adventure, you’ll uncover clues using more than a dozen pieces of enchanted art as you help the Muppets find their missing show props.
The Muppets Adventure game is a self-paced activity designed for guests ages 9 and older.
Minors under the age of 18 not travelling with a parent or leagal guardian must be accompanies by an adult 21 years of age or older in the same stateroom. The parent or guardian of any minor not travelling with a parent or guardian must appoint an adult to have custody and control over the minor and to contract on their behalf in connection with the Disney Cruise Line vacation. A minor authorization form can be obtained by visiting disneycruise.com and selecting My Disney Cruise or is sent when a document package is mailed. The form must be signed by a parent or legal guardian prior to embarkation at the Disney Cruise Line terminal. After 9:00pm adult entertainment districts are restricted to guests 18 years and older. Infants under 12 weeks old as of the embarkation date will not be allowed to travel aboard the Vessel.
Staying in Touch
Guests can stay connected with friends, family and the rest of the world with convenient services such as:
Note: Due to the technology involved and satellite connectivity, the onboard Internet service may be slower than guests may be accustomed to, and may be interrupted or unavailable at times.
While aboard the ship and on Castaway Cay, guests can reach out to their fellow travelers via Wave Phone—an option that allows you to text and call without using your personal cell phone. From your Wave Phone, you can call any shipboard phone, stateroom phone or other Wave Phone, making it easy to connect with your travel party or new friends. In your stateroom, you will find 2 Wave Phones. Additional phones are available at a fee.
Wireless Internet Access
Guests can enjoy the flexibility and freedom of connecting to the Internet from their own personal wireless-ready laptop at convenient WiFi hotspots on Disney Cruise Line ships. Guests should check their Personal Navigator for specific information about WiFi hotspots.
Each Disney Cruise Line ship features Internet cafés where guests can check email, surf the Internet and share their vacation memories while they’re at sea. Fees for internet and computer services available onboard. On the Disney Fantasy choose from the following options:
- Vista Café offers convenient wireless connectivity
- Cove Café (adults only) offers WiFi-enabled café laptops, available at a fee
Note: External equipment such as cameras cannot be hooked up to Disney’s computers. Computers are not equipped with any Microsoft® Office applications; attachments from guests’ email accounts associated with these applications will not open and cannot be sent. The computers also do not allow program or software uploads and downloads.
Cell Phone Services
In addition to dedicated locations where guests can take advantage of ship-to-shore calling, Disney Cruise Line features Cellular at Sea phone service—so they can use their own cell phone or wireless PDA just as they would on land. Available from most cell phone carriers including AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile, this service is currently accessible in staterooms.
Note: Usage rates and international roaming rates vary as guests travel. Guests should be sure to contact their cell phone provider to learn these rates before they cruise. Disney Cruise Line recommends that Guests seeking to avoid the unwanted costs associated with data downloads keep their wireless devices turned off during their cruise.
Each morning, a newsletter called the Personal Navigator is delivered to the guests’ stateroom. It includes a complete listing of all onboard activities, adventures and entertainment. It also includes activity and entertainment schedules for children and teens. Extra copies are available at Guest Services where Cast Members will be happy to assist guests with questions.
On board all Disney ships, all transactions are in U.S. dollars. Guests won't need cash while at sea because Disney Cruise Line has a convenient "cash-free" system on board the ship.
When guests arrive at the Disney Cruise Line terminal at Port Canaveral, your signature will be requested for check-in. At this time you may also present a credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover Credit Card, Diners Club International or Disney's Visa Credit Card), which will give you charging privileges aboard the ship. Any purchases on the ship, including beverage services, spa, salon services, photography, medical and laundry services, purchases from retail shops, gratuities and any item or service of a personal nature must be charged to your room. All purchases made onboard are charged to the guests’ stateroom account and an itemized statement detailing all purchases made onboard by the guests will be delivered to the guests’ stateroom. All charges must be settled before debarkation from the ship by cash, traveler's checks, Disney Dollars or by the credit cards mentioned above.