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Cruising for Disabled Passengers

Cruises can be great vacations for disabled passengers. Travelers in wheelchairs or with other physical challenges, as well as people with medical conditions, can read about which ships are best for handling disabilities, what services cruise ships provide and what kind of pre-cruise preparation they should do.

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A Beginner's Guide to Accessible Cruising A Beginner's Guide to Accessible Cruising
Learn how to choose a cruise, manage shore tours and find the right travel agent.
Best Ships for Cruisers With Disabilities Best Ships for Cruisers With Disabilities
Find out which ships excel in accessible cabins, wheelchair-friendly spaces and accommodating crew.
Have Medical Condition, Will Travel Have Medical Condition, Will Travel
Traveling with oxygen, diabetes and heart disease shouldn't stop you from cruising. Here are our expert tips for a healthy trip.
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We just got back from Royal Caribbean's Liberty of the Seas. We had an excellent time. Our party consisted of myself, my husband, his sister and our two 20 something year old daughters and their friend. Although the ship is due to be renovated ... Read more
NCL failed to keep its commitments. My travel agent requested a wheelchair accessible transfer r/t LaGuardia Airport and was advised that all NCL transfer vehicles are such. We were met by a non accessible bus, so my wife had to be carried on to ... Read more
Disappointed Hgordon
Handicapp accessibility especially embarking and debarking was non existent. The elevator was never staffed leading to a total free for all with only 1 elevator assigned to all 14 floors for those with special assistance. This lead to unnecessary ... Read more
Disappointed Ranger521
I had never cruised before and heard so many great things about taking a cruise, especially how amazing the food was on board. My father recently passed and we decided to book a cruise to Alaska to take my mother who had not enjoyed a real vacation ... Read more
The Regal Princess is a lovely ship. Very large. And for someone with mobility issues like me, renting an electric scooter from was an excellent decision. For $285, they delivered a scooter to my stateroom to await me upon my ... Read more
We hadn't cruised in many years, so the drop in standard was palpable. We hardly ever saw cruise staff. When they were carrying out bingo/quizzes they were personality-less. One comment they made regarding the disappointing turn-out for the last ... Read more
I agree with everything that Treeburn (July 2015) said about his/her cruise. This is my 3rd cruise (2nd with Royal) and was responsible for booking this cruise for my family of 14 (me, partner, Mum (who paid for the whole family), brother, 3 ... Read more
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