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lb29
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 forum post
2 helpful votes
This was our second Disney cruise but first time on the Fantasy. We chose the itinerary because of the length and the variety of ports and at sea days. We enjoyed having 2 days at sea to take advantage of the ship while also having an ... Read more
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Lucylou9168
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
The staff,every member I encountered was so friendly and helpful . The room rep the servers all employees they treated us like royalty the whole ambiance was upbeat and happy go lucky. The food was exquisite Im A picky eater with bland ... Read more
SKKCCP
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
We have been on 11 Disney cruises all over the world and this year we decided to take my in laws for my mother in laws 80th birthday, and they had a fantastic time as did all of us. The staff is amazing in every way , the ship is clean , ... Read more
Zed Cam
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Embarkation: After two days of visiting beautiful Copenhagen, our family was very excited for our second ever Disney Cruise (First was a Disney Dream 3-night Bahamas cruise in 2011)! After taking the crowded local bus line to the port, we ... Read more
california grandma
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
Traveling with a family group of 10- 2 seniors, 4 adults, and 4 children (8, 5, 2, 1). Everyone loved the Alaska scenery, but we truly loved the personalized service of Ricardo and others that made each dinner special despite the challenge ... Read more
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SCisland
Member Since 2017
2 reviews
1 forum post
3 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
We chose this cruise because our daughter and son-in-law selected it. We went along to spend time with them and the grand kids. Disney is more expensive than other lines, but it is definitely different. What we loved: 1. the ... Read more
house_elf
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
1 forum post
25 helpful votes
We are a family of three - my husband and myself are both 29 and we have a 3.5 year-old daughter. This is our 3rd cruise as a family (one previous with Carnival and another with Disney); my husband and I did a Carnival and Norwegian cruise ... Read more
pinksugar
Member Since 2011
7 reviews
41 forum posts
14 helpful votes
I had this Disney Dream Cruise booked for almost 2 years out, and when it finally came we were very excited!! We did a 5 day cruise out of Port Canaveral and had a Deluxe Inside Stateroom (10A). Now, take to note, we have done 6 Carnival ... Read more
tracerman
Member Since 2017
1 review
22 helpful votes
Our cruise was unforgettable- the first trip in years that I didn't come home needing a vacation from my vacation! There is something for everyone on the Fantasy, and Disney does an impeccable job with customer service. It is a well oiled ... Read more
OklahomaCruiseGirl
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
I have been on several cruises, but I wanted to take my niece who just turned 13 on something more family friendly. We accomplished this even though I do have a few critiques and personal preferences that will probably lead me to a ... Read more
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PeterHKL
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
8 helpful votes
We are a family of five. Three seniors and two adults. We are attracted to Disney because of the reputation of great food, entertainment, and service. We also wanted to see Alaska which this trip was perfect for. To start, we spent two ... Read more
1oklahoma1
Member Since 2011
6 reviews
24 forum posts
6 helpful votes
We decided on this cruise for our 4 grandchildren and their parents because they have wanted to cruise for a long time, and it was short so we could see if they would enjoy a cruise. It was too quick. Turns out they love cruising--at ... Read more
DebFromCanada
Member Since 2015
1 review
14 forum posts
9 helpful votes
We expected a lot from Disney and were not disappointed. Staff are excellent, and go out of their way to make sure everyone is having the best experience possible. The food was very good, and having the servers join us in the different ... Read more
saintstickets
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
5 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
This was our 2nd time on the Disney Dream and it was just as good as the 1st cruise 2.5 years ago. The service is excellent and DCL doesn't nickel & dime you to death like other cruise lines do. We had no problems at embarkation or ... Read more
Cruised12
Member Since 2017
1 review
21 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
We just got back from our disney cruise and it was not a great experience. My number one complaint surrounds the fact there is zero disclosure prior to buying your cruise ticket that children under 3 will not be able to play in the pool or ... Read more
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agbells
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
2 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
we have a 2 yr old and would also love to have a getaway ..so what did we decide on? what better vacation than a cruise?! With a toddler in tow, we knew we wanted something convenient and easy travel. Therefore we decided on a cruise. ... Read more
Torontomaxie
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Arrived at the port about 45 minutes before our on boarding time. Perfect timing! Our slot was called as we arrived to upper level. No real lines or wait. It was amazing! We brought 2 bottles of wine and a 6 pack of beer to enjoy during ... Read more
m2inus
Member Since 2009
4 reviews
23 forum posts
17 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
This was our first cruise on Disney. We have done several on Royal Caribbean, plus a few on Carnival, Princess and Norwegian. My wife and I took our 3.5 yr. old daughter along. She loved it. Overall it was a great trip, so see below ... Read more
kupper
Member Since 2017
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
Somebody told to me about Disney Cruise Line, and it was my best vacation plan for ever, everything was excellent, the Restaurants service was very good, the stateroom was clean all the time, they have food all the time, the room services ... Read more
otis redding
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
took the whole family on a Florida holiday finishing it with a Disney Cruise. Seven all together (2kids and 4 adults). The food was first class and the entertainment for both adults and kids was superb. The theme dining was great, ... Read more
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MKFlying7
Member Since 2017
1 review
11 helpful votes
We sailed on the Wonder last year for a 5 day before dry dock. The work that they did was fantastic. Cabanas (the buffet) is much more functional and much roomier than it used to be, never really had any trouble finding a table ... Read more
shirlsyourgirl
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
We LOVE Disney and have bought the Vacation Club and have enjoyed many visits to both land and sea. We have cruised on the Magic several times before. This time we noticed some changes I thought I would note. I agree wholeheartedly with ... Read more
sadams1011
Member Since 2017
1 review
22 helpful votes
This was my second Disney cruise (first was on the Dream) and I have to say that overall, this one was a disappointment. I would honestly give it 2.5 stars but I rounded up; my husband who loves all things Disney gave it 3 stars. We ... Read more
Cruisin'Chills
Member Since 2014
4 reviews
80 forum posts
25 helpful votes
We (myself, my husband, and my 11-year-old daughter) are experienced cruisers who have previously sailed Princess, RCCL, Holland America, Carnival, and most recently, many times with NCL. This was our first experience with DCL, which we ... Read more
katherine88
Member Since 2017
1 review
25 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
We--grandparents, daughter, and 8 yr old granddaughter-- sought a three generation family vacation experience. If this 3 night Disney cruise had met our expectations, we planned to take another cruise or two with Disney before our ... Read more
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