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997 Disney Family Cruise Reviews

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Disneymomma79
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
We sailed on the Disney Dream July 8th through the 11th 2016. This was our summer family vacation and it was the best decision ever! I was a little worried about the expense but Disney never ceases to fail! The Dream is immaculate! Endless ... Read more
dsg1040
Member Since 2000
1 review
4 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed three weeks ago
Had my 7 year old for a 3 week visit to our home in Florida, wanted to break the vacation up. His first cruise. Thsi embarkation was only an hour and a half from my home. The embarkation was a little hectic, there were many lines open for ... Read more
Palawala
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
9 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
This is my second Disney cruise - my first one was on Disney Magic in 2007. The productions shows are second to none...they really do an amazing job on those. The service was, as before, spectacular. The staff works very hard to ensure ... Read more
Paigefour
Member Since 2016
1 review
16 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Ok, overall, we had a great family vacation. Ship was very clean and well maintained. However, as we had heard such great things about Disney cruises, we had high expectations. The character meet and greets and photos were great. My 2 ... Read more
bbeerbower
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
4 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I chose this cruise for the ports of call-Norwegian Fjords towns of Stavanger, Alesund, Geiranger & Bergen. I went with a friend who used her Disney Vacation points to take the cruise and she is a huge Disney Cruise Line fan. She has ... Read more

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Donfrmphilly
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
A totally great experience for children of all ages, Entertainment, Food and Service were all top notch. The staff could not be more accommodating and friendly. The cabins were large and well equipped and spotlessly clean . The dining ... Read more
mln082176@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
I cruised with my 10 year old son as a birthday gift for him. We had previously taken a Carnival cruise 5 years ago, and were told that we needed to make our next cruise a Disney Cruise. I know that a lot of people are put off initially ... Read more
DRABG
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
It is our 22nd cruise. This time we went with our children and grandchildren. Ship was outstanding. In my opinion, it was the best ship we cruised. Cabin was spacious, had separate bathroom and bathtub with sink in each room. It was very ... Read more
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jimbo7236
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Our kids are 10 & 8 years old and we figured it was time to do a Disney cruise before they were too old to appreciate the Disney characters. Overall the cruise on the Fantasy was very nice. The ship is beautiful and easy to get around: ... Read more
McMurtreyFam
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
14 helpful votes
The Great This may take a while. There were so many great things to mention. Disney is great with details. From the "Mickey" shaped face for my daughters ketchup, to the Disney themed menu each night, they really do a great ... Read more

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iteach4free
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
My family has always wanted to go to Alaska. With our three children growing up so quickly, the oldest one year away from college, this trip was at the top of our "Family Vacation" bucket list. We have solely cruised Disney (4 ... Read more
grest
Member Since 2005
1 review
371 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We chose this cruise because we wanted to make memories with our daughter, her husband, and two grandchildren ages 5 and 7, and this seemed to be the perfect time. Just for reference, I've been on about a dozen cruises, but never on a ... Read more
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larry_kak
Member Since 2006
5 reviews
198 forum posts
6 helpful votes
I chose this cruise because I have three granddaughters that are huge princess fans. We have cruised with other lines for hundreds of nights but this was our first Disney cruise. I chose cabins on the concierge level. We had three ... Read more
CWA
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was our first cruise and we'd heard that Disney was the best. First of all, the ship was beautiful. Little touches like Disney music playing in the corridors really made it special. It only took a day or two to easily find our way ... Read more
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dina and nikki
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
On our first Disney cruise, following many other cruises on different lines, we were curious to see how it would compare. I travelled with my 23 year old daughter and her friend...3 to a room, and it was adequately spacious for the three ... Read more

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Sea U Later
Member Since 2003
1 review
1 forum post
0 helpful votes
Br.oadway style shows are the best. The new show "Tangled: the Musical" is phenominal. The crew are so caring to make sure all your needs are met. The officers are always willing to help. The excursions were awesome. The ... Read more
suburban_awesome
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We traveled with family - 6 adults (ages 60, 58, 35, 32, 29 and 25) and an 11 year old across three cabins. I've been on three prior Carnival cruises, but this was my first Disney cruise. I married into a Disney-loving family and we've all ... Read more
CookeCity
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
We've been lucky enough to travel on several of the major cruise lines, and I have to say that the Disney cruises are the best we've had. This is the second Disney cruise, and it was just as nice as the first one. The ships are clean, ... Read more
Mumsie2u
Member Since 2009
10 reviews
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
We are experienced cruisers (20 on Princess) and were asked by our son to do this Disney cruise with his family. I admit that I was skeptical and wondered how this cruise line would measure up with the Princess cruises we've done and ... Read more
djwalker82@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
My wife was graduating nursing school and my youngest had just turned 5 so we decided it was time for a big celebration. We decided to do Disney Dream over Royal Caribbean because we heard there was more for the kids with Disney. My son ... Read more

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mcookie39
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
9 helpful votes
This is my 4th Disney Cruise and I must say it was probably my favorite so far. I've been on all the other Disney ships, and the Wonder is by far an older ship, but well kept and very clean. You definitely still experience the Disney ... Read more
Actionbronson
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
We thought this would be a great cruise for our family: my wife, myself, our 10 year old son and 8 year old daughter. It was more than we expected. Our daughter has several severe food allergies (not intolerances), where she is ... Read more
lbom
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
59 forum posts
10 helpful votes
We chose this cruise as we have always wanted to go to the Fjords and with this being a special "Frozen"-themed cruise to Norway, we couldn't resist! The challenge in researching the cruise was that there was very little ... Read more
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Ken the cruiser
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
24 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Our family went on Disney's first Alaskan cruise of the season and had a great time! Our 11 year old granddaughter had a great time and met plenty of new friends at the Edge. We had veranda staterooms on the starboard side and totally ... Read more
mom and dad miracle
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Absolutely magical - typical outstanding Disney quality and service - Read and prepare and you will not be disappointed - Silly to spend any amount of money on any vacation and not study and do your advance homework - Great shows and ... Read more

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