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NEW! Entrainment like no other onboard the Disney Cruise Line
5th August 2022 -There is never a dull moment when sailing with Disney Cruise Line, home to innovative design and technology, dedicated to creating the next generation of family entertainment. The Disney Wish is no exception, as the ship hosts a number of imaginative environments that come to life through immersive storytelling and interactive shows for everyone to enjoy, no matter how old you are. Guests onboard the Disney Wish will be able to explore the wonders of the Grand Hall, a royal setting where you’ll be able to meet some of your favourite Disney Princesses. Or why not head over to Luna, a brand-new entertainment hub fitted with a two-story LED screen wall, stage and bar, where a host of live shows are performed across the duration of your sailing. And that’s not all, as family fun becomes reimagined, in this futuristic sports arena, otherwise know as the Hero Zone, where you’ll be able to enjoy free-play sports across an elaborate obstacle course, sure to get your hearts pumping!
NEW! Disney Cruise Line set to celebrate Halloween like never before!
29th July 2022 - Disney Cruise Line have reimagined a range of their classic experiences in preparation for its Halloween on the High Seas cruises. Inspired by Hocus Pocus, a brand new first-of-its-kind Character Meet ‘n’ Greet awaits as guests will be the very first to witness Minnie Mouse, Daisy Duck and Clarabelle Cow in never-before-seen attire, as they dress up as their favourite Halloween sisters from the Sandersons movie. During their Spooktacular season, The Disney Wish is also set to debut a unique twist on a Halloween on a High Seas hallmark, as the ship welcomes a brand new Pumpkin Tree in the Grand Hall, a stunning centrepiece sure to leave guests in awe. That’s not all, as there will be adult-exclusive venues across the fleet, where guests will be able to participate in costume contests and dance offs on the dance floor.
NEW! Disney Cruise Line announces the return of Halloween on the High Seas
22nd July 2022 - Halloween may still be a few months away, however we’re happy to announce the return of Halloween on the High Seas cruises, which will set sail from mid-September through to October 2023. Disney Cruise Line have just announced their Fall 2023 itineraries, and have they got some exciting surprises in store. Aboard these not-so-spooky sailings, guests will be able to enjoy delicious eats, drinks and will also be able to spot their favourite characters in their Halloween attire. Go on to celebrate the season at Mickey’s Mouse-querade party (see what we did there), there’ll also be ample opportunity for you and the little ones to do so some tick-or-treating.
NEW! Explore incredible adult-exclusive bars and lounges the Disney Wish has to offer
12th July 2022 - We’re giving you another sneak peak on what you can expect on the Disney Wish. Due to set sail this Summer, the Disney Wish is home to a number of adult-exclusive bars and lounges, including Star Wars Hyperspace Lounge, a stylish bar that boasts stellar views and out-of-this-world concoctions. Families are invited to experience this interstellar location during the day, however at night, the lounge is transformed into a haven for adults only, where you’ll be able to sit back and watch the world drift by you whilst enjoying interactive tasting experiences inspired by the hit film franchise. If that wasn’t enough, guests will also be able to enjoy Quiet Cove, an adults-only refuge that will feature an infinity pool, bar and poolside lounge to name a few.
NEW! Exciting family water attraction!
28th June 2022 - Disney Cruise Line don’t do anything by halves, especially their exciting new family water attraction which will feature three themed areas that offer space for families and adults alike. AquaMouse will immerse guests in the world of timeless Mickey Mouse animated shorts through show scenes, lighting and special effects as they zoom through over 700 feet of water slides suspended above the upper decks. 6 pools will be dotted around tiered decks in addition to this slide, with a Toy Story-themed district set to be a firm favourite among young children, thanks to a splash zone, wading pool and family waterslide. Finally the Quiet Cove will be the place to be for adults looking for an oasis of calm as this adults-only area offers an infinity pool and poolside bar.
NEW! New California sailings announced!
14th June 2022 - Discover the natural delights that San Diego has to offer before embarking on the Disney adventure of a lifetime. Guests who set sail on these exciting voyages will be able to experience stunning beaches, amazing food and incredible architecture, all whilst sailing across the sea in a fun-filled Disney Cruise Line Ship. Guests can choose from 3 and 5 night Baja Cruises, or can splurge on a 7-Night Mexican Riviera Cruise.
NEW! Pirate Night!
10th June 2022 - Ahoy, Me Hearties! Get ready to party like a pirate and enjoy an evening like no other onboard your Disney Cruise. Available on specific sailings across all ships, guests will be able to experience life as a pirate as they tuck into a pirate-themed feast, followed by an exciting Pirates of the Caribbean show and a HUGE deck party! There will also be games galore and even the opportunity to meet your favourite Disney Characters dressed in pirate attire for the some great photo opportunities!
NEW! Exciting dining options aboard the Disney Wish!
30th May 2022 - After all the fun that you’ll be having on the Disney Wish, you will likely work up a huge appetite but never fear, as this is more than covered. Disney Cruise Line’s newest ship, which sets sail this summer, offers many exciting dining options for you to experience. Marceline Market, whose name was inspired by Walt Disney’s childhood hometown, Missouri, is a food hall with inspiration from various marketplaces around the globe. The market will feature 10 food stalls each themed to a Disney animated film, such as Tangled, Alice in Wonderland and Ratatouille! Another popular dining option will be Mickey and Friends Festival of Foods. Set to be located in the centre of the fun on the upper decks, this quick service restaurant will be the go-to for a quick bite to each at any time of the day!
NEW! Star Wars: Cargo Bay
27th May 2022 - There have been so many magical experiences announced on the brand-new Disney Wish that we just can’t count, and Star Wars: Cargo Bay is yet another that we just cannot wait for! This first-of-its-kind immersive experience will place children in the exciting role of creature handlers, as they learn about intergalactic beings such as a porg, Loth-cat, worrt and more. Throughout their cruise, they will use virtual reality-enabled data pads to keep track of and learn more about the creatures during a series of exciting tasks. The most exciting part, is that the children are actually on an exciting mission to deliver Rey and Chewbacca back to the resistance!
NEW! 'Incredibles'-Themed Family Adventure Coming to the Disney Wish
20th May 2022 - The Disney Wish is set to be a pretty spectacular experience all year round, but since Disney have announced the Incredi-Games, things have gotten even more exciting. Inspired by the hit Disney.Pixar movie ‘The Incredibles’, this interactive and daring game will allow families to take on an exciting obstacle course with crazy physical challenges set around the powers of the Parr family, not forgetting Frozone!
NEW! Disney Unchartered Adventure
13th May 2022 - If a Disney Cruise wasn’t magical enough, they’re about to get a whole lot more magical as Disney are set to debut a first-of-its-kind interactive experience aboard the Disney Wish, Disney Uncharted Adventure. This experience will take you on a journey through the ship, using innovative technology, including augmented reality, that will bring your favourite Disney Characters to life, cruising into the worlds of Finding Nemo, Peter Pan and Moana, to name a few!
NEW! Summer 2023 itineraries released!
29th April 2022 - Summer 2023 itineraries have now been released and are soon to go on general sale on the 9th May! Whether you choose a 3 night Bahamian cruise stopping at Disney Castaway Cay or a 13 night transatlantic cruise, you’ll be sure to experience the very best hospitality that Disney have to offer. Disney have also announced some brand new 4-Night UK Sailings to Spain and France, aboard the Disney Dream, its first time ever sailing in Europe! Call us for more information.
NEW! Alice in Wonderland kids club!
22nd April 2022 - The Disney Wish, which is due to set sale in Summer this year, will feature more immersive, storytelling experiences than ever before! The fifth ship in the Disney fleet will bring the world of Alice in Wonderland to life through Disney’s Oceaneer Club, where children will be able to slide ‘down the rabbit hole’ on a slide that lands into the kids club, with decorations nodding to the popular characters of the classic Disney film.
NEW! Brand new shop 'Treasures Untold' aboard the Disney Wish
14th April 2022 - No Disney Cruise would be complete without that all-important shopping trip (or several trips) and the Disney Wish will certainly not disappoint! An exciting line of retail shops will run between the Grand Hall and the Walt Disney Theatre, with Treasures Untold expected to be a favourite amongst these. This elegantly decorated shop will be the go-to spot when onboard, it is here where you will be able to get your hands on some exclusive souvenirs and collectibles, including Dooney & Bourke handbags and a wide range of Pandora Jewellery.
NEW! 'Inside Out' inspired sweet shop aboard Disney Wish
8th April 2022 - If you have a sweet tooth, you’re in luck! A brand new ‘Inside Out’ inspired sweet shop has been announced for Disney’s new cruise ship, the Disney Wish! Joyful sweets is modelled around the control centre inside Riley’s mind, just like the movie! There will be desserts to suit every mood, along with sculptures of the characters we all know and love, and even some ‘Inside Out’ merchandise - you won’t want to miss this!
NEW! Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique comes to Disney Wish
1st April 2022 - Good news if you have any future princes or princesses in your family, as the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is coming to the Disney Wish! Those aged 3-12 will be able to transform into their Disney idols, whether that be Princess Ariel, Cinderella, Captain Mickey or Minnie. Not only this, but children will be able to accessorise their look with nautical headbands and captain’s hats, necklaces and tiaras, your little ones will have the times of their lives! More information to follow.
NEW! 'The Little Mermaid' Stage Show
25th March 2022 - ‘The Little Mermaid’ fans are in for a huge surprise, as Disney Cruise Line have just announced a live stage adaptation of ‘The Little Mermaid’ aboard the brand new Disney Wish! The Broadway-style take on the popular Disney classic is set to be a one-of-a-kind theatrical experience, where fans can enjoy the iconic songs and scenes that they know and love!
NEW! 'Disney Seas the Adventure' Stage Show
18th March 2022 - News about the brand new Disney Wish is coming in thick and fast and we’re getting more and more excited! A brand new stage show on the first night of your voyage with your favourite Disney Characters titled ‘Disney Seas the Adventure’ has just been announced, and it sounds magical! The production features loads of your favourite Disney songs, a first-of-its-kind finale, not to mention the most important thing, Mickey, Minnie and the rest of the gang! More information to follow.
NEW! Arendelle: A Frozen Dining Adventure!
11th March 2022 - Yoo-hoo, big Disney Cruise Line news! Disney have released news about a brand new Frozen themed dining experience called ‘Arendelle: A Frozen Dining Adventure aboard their brand new ship, the Disney Wish! The experience is going to be catered by loveable Oaken and his friends, with guests attending a royal engagement party for Queen Anna and Kristoff! There will be live musical performances from Anna, Elsa, Kristoff and even little Olaf. In the words of the snowman himself: “Hands down, this is the best day of my life!”
NEW! Marvel Days at Sea coming in 2023!
4th March 2022 - Disney Cruise Line have made a hugely exciting announcement that they will be offering Marvel Days at Sea on the Disney Dream in 2023! Marvel themed entertainment and super hero encounters are just two of the things that you can look forward to on these select cruises and are sure to be a massive hit with Marvel fans of all ages! More details to follow.
NEW! Avengers Quantum Encounter
25th February - Avengers fans unite! Disney Cruise Line have announced a new immersive family dining experience aboard Disney Wish! ‘Avengers Quantum Encounter’ is said to be a revolutionary experience that will surround guests in an Avengers themed cinematic dining experience, through state of the art technology and amazing storytelling. Guests will play a key role in an exciting Avengers mission accompanied by a Marvel Universe inspired menu. This is not one to be missed! More details to come.
NEW! Pixar Days at Sea coming in 2023
25th January - Today Disney Cruise Line have announced that they will be introducing an exciting new day at sea... Guests will be immersed in the ever-unfolding stories of their favourite toys, monsters and heroes during the all-new Pixar Day at Sea aboard special sailings on the Disney Fantasy in early 2023. Featuring one-of-a-kind experiences, this day-long celebration on select seven-night voyages will bring to life the beloved Pixar tales of “Toy Story,” “Monsters, Inc.,” “The Incredibles,” “Finding Nemo” and more, exclusively for Disney Cruise Line guests. Themed dining, character encounters, dance parties and a theatrical musical experience await families on this fun-filled day at sea that culminates with a deck party of incredible proportions. A Pixar film festival, exclusive merchandise and photo opportunities will also be available as part of the new celebration!
NEW! Early 2023 sailings now available to book!
21st October - Calling all Disney fans...you can now start looking forward to your exciting Disney Cruise Line holiday for early 2023! Set sail with Disney Cruise Line for a magical and unforgettable holiday to amazing worldwide destinations! Book today with low deposits and then pay the remainder of your balance easily online in instalments! Search online or call us today for a personalised quote.
NEW! Book now for Autumn 2022
24th June - The magical Autumn 2022 Disney Cruise Line sailings are now available to book, including the Halloween on the High Seas (from early September to late October 2022) and Very Merrytime Cruises (from early November to late December 2022)!
NEW! Disney Wish now on sale!
27th May - You can now book one of the fantastic sailings on the all-new Disney Wish for Summer 2022! Guests will experience all-new enchantment onboard, where fantastical worlds and beloved stories from Disney, Marvel, Star Wars and Pixar are brought to life like never before. Take a look at our special offers here.
NEW! Disney Magic at Sea UK sailings now available to book
30th April - Amazing news! Today you can book a unique and unforgettable Staycation at Sea for Summer 2021 with Disney Cruise Line! Set sail from Liverpool, Southampton, Newcastle or London Tilbury on a 2, 3 or 4 night sailing around the UK. But hurry, these limited sailings are in demand! Book now for the best availability and prices. Click here to view our special offers.
NEW! UK Staycations with Disney Magic at Sea
29th March - This summer you can set sail on a unique staycation with Disney Cruise Line! Departing on select dates from London Tilbury, Newcastle, Liverpool and Southampton aboard the Disney Magic, the new staycation sailings—exclusive to UK residents—invite you to embark on a brand-new, magical Disney experience. Choose from 2, 3 and 4 night sailings. Bookings for these fantastic new cruises will begin in April; register your interest with us here today to be the first to hear when prices are released!
So much is included when you sail with Disney Cruise Line!
9th March - When you set sail with Disney Cruise Line so much is included in your holiday! Stay in a spacious stateroom, savour Full Board Rotational Dining and 24 hour complimentary room service and enjoy fantastic activities and entertainment. Plus, you'll never go hungry with the choice of unlimited snacks, soft drinks, tea coffee and ice cream on deck each day! We also can't forget the many magical Disney experiences guests can enjoy, including special moment with Disney Characters, first-run Disney films, West End-calibre original Disney musicals and themed deck parties with fireworks at sea!
Disney Cruise Line releases new footage of the stunning new ship Disney Wish
5th January - Disney Cruise Line have released a never-before-seen clip showcasing details of the stunning Grand Hall on the brand-new ship Disney Wish, scheduled to set sail in Summer 2022. The dazzling character statue at the base of the grand staircase on the new Disney ship is an iconic Disney Princess! Find out which Princess here
Disney Wish scheduled for maiden voyage in Summer 2022
23rd October - The brand new Disney Cruise Line ship Disney Wish is now scheduled for its maiden voyage in Summer 2022! The ship will be slightly larger than the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy, with 1,250 guest staterooms!
Disney Cruise Line early 2022 itineraries on sale!
22nd October - Today Disney Cruise Line holidays for early 2022 go on sale! Set sail for tropical destinations including the Caribbean, Bahamas, Mexico and Hawaii!
Disney Cruise Line Autumn 2021 itineraries released
30th July - You can now book your Disney Cruise Line holiday for Autumn 2021! Disney Cruise Line will be returning to a range of favourite destinations, including the Caribbean, Bahamas, Mexico, Bermuda and Canada. You'll also have the chance to experience Halloween on the High Seas or Very Merrytime Cruises!
Disney Cruise Line Summer 2021 itineraries released
4th March - Disney Cruise Line has released their itineraries for the Summer of 2021. The Disney Magic will return to Europe visiting the Mediterranean at the beginning of the season and finishing in Northern Europe. The Disney Wonder will return to Alaska with 5-, 7- and 9-night itineraries. The Disney Fantasy and Disney Dream will continue their routes around the Bahamas and Caribbean including 5 night cruises with 2 stops at Disney Castaway Cay.
The Disney Wonder sets sail on Inaugural Voyage from New Orleans
12th February - The Disney Wonder has embarked on an inaugural sailing from New Orleans, Louisiana. On departure of this first sailing, Princess Tiana, Prince Naveen and members of the traditional New Orleans Treme Brass Band gave a celebratory bon voyage! This limited season returns in 2021, visiting the Bahamas, Caribbean and Disney Castaway Cay. The Disney Wonder is home to Tiana’s very own restaurant, Tiana’s Place, with a Menu inspired by the flavours and ingredients of the Louisiana bayou.
Disney Cruise Line Remy Chef named one of the World’s 10 Best
7th February - Remy is one of the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy’s adult-exclusive restaurants with subtle features to the Disney Pixar Movie ‘Ratatouille’ and Remy himself. The menu was created, in part, by Chef Arnaud Lallement who has been named by ‘Le Chef’ and voted on as one of the world’s best chefs. Book your Bahamian or Caribbean cruise now to see this beautiful restaurant and taste this incredible menu!
Disney Cruise Line Star Wars Day at Sea returns in 2021!
24th January - Star Wars Day at Sea is currently taking place onboard the Disney Fantasy for selected sailing to the Caribbean. Star Wars Day at Sea will be returning for 2021, taking place on seven-night Disney Fantasy cruises to the Caribbean from January through March. Feel the Force with fun costume celebrations, movie screening, trivia sessions and a ship-wide Porg-themed adventure!
Marvel Day at Sea returns for 2021!
13th January - Disney Cruise Line has released dates Marvel Day at Sea will return to the Disney Magic in 2021! Departing from Miami, these selected cruises will enable guests to meet their favourite Marvel Super Heroes and Villains as well as a host of Marvel themed entertainment. These dates are now on sale for guests to prepare for this fun experience at sea!
The Disney Fantasy begins 2020’s Star Wars Day at Sea
6th January - The Disney Fantasy set sail on Saturday for its first of the season of Star Wars Day at Sea. While sailing on-board during these selected sailings, guests can enjoy meeting their favourite characters and droids from the saga, collect specially merchandise and enjoy Star Wars themed entertainment. Star Wars day at sea are on selected Caribbean cruises from now until the end of February 2020.
New Cupcakes debut onboard the Disney Fantasy and Disney Dream
30th December - Treat yourself to one of four new cupcakes onboard the Disney Fantasy and Disney Dream. The Nautical Navy, adorable unicorn, the New Cars cupcake and red velvet with a delicate red rose, each unique design can appeal to everyone in the family! Try them at Vanellopes’s Sweets and Treats onboard the Disney Dream and Sweet on You on the Disney Fantasy.
New Christmas merchandise onboard the Disney Cruise Line fleet
18th December - During the Very Merrytime Cruises onboard Disney Cruise Line, guests will be able to enjoy brand new merchandise as well as seasonal décor, food and events. Get cosy with their holiday-themed spirit jersey and grey zip-up hoodie. Decorate your own tree with a light-up ship ornament or enjoy a hot chocolate in the holiday tumbler.
Disney Cruise Line named ‘Best for Families’ by Cruise Critics
10th December - Disney Cruise Line has been named ‘Best for Families’ in the Cruise Critic Editors’ Picks Awards for the fourth consecutive year. Cruise Critic’s team of editors combine first-hand experience with industry knowledge to select cruise holidays that are perfectly suited for every member of the family. With more than 350,000 cruise reviews, that cover approximately 700 cruise ships and nearly 500 worldwide ports, they are able to assess each area to the maximum.
Marvel Day at Sea returns to the Disney Magic
5th December - It’s time to assemble your team of aspiring Super Heroes… Marvel Day at Sea returns to the Disney Magic! On special five-night Caribbean and Bahamian cruises sailing from Miami in early 2020, you can enjoy a thrilling, day-long adventure by immersing yourself into Marvel comics, films and animated series. With activities for the entire family, everyone can tap into their own, inner Super Hero.
Disney Magic arrives in Miami
21st November - The Disney Magic has arrived in Miami ready for her Winter season. Celebrating with Very Merrytime cruises from now until the 24th December and Marvel Days at Sea on selected sail dates from January to March. Cruises from Miami sail anywhere from 3-night Bahamas to 5-night Western Caribbean. The Disney Magic will call Miami home from now until the early summer when she will cruise the Atlantic over to Europe for the Summer Season.
Disney Cruise Line is crowned Best Cruise Line in the Caribbean
14th November - U.S. News & World Report announced the 2020 Best Cruise Lines rankings, evaluating 176 ships in 17 top cruise lines across six categories. Disney Cruise Line took the Number 1 spot for Cruises for families as well as in the Caribbean! Disney Cruise Line as remained Number 1 for families since the U.S News began ranking cruise lines and takes it 7th consecutive year as Best Cruise Line in the Caribbean.
Disney Cruise Line's Very Merrytime Cruises begin!
8th November - This weekend Disney Cruise Line’s fleet begin their Very Merrytime Cruises. Each ship hosts a range of Christmas themed activities with a beautiful Christmas tree in the Atrium and a scrumptious smelling gingerbread house! These cruises will sail through until Christmas Day around the Caribbean. Disney Cruise Line have availability for 2019 and 2020! Sail away on these magical cruises during this festive season!
Disney Cruise Line updates booking onboard promotion
31st October - While onboard Disney Cruise Line, guests can pre-book another cruise with an exclusive onboard promotion. Booking a cruise in stateroom categories 4A – 11C, guests will receive 10% discount, if this cruise is 7-nights or longer guests will only put down 50% of the deposit required.
Meet Fancy Nancy and Vampirina aboard a Disney Cruise Ship
25th October - Two of your favourite Disney Junior characters are sailing away onboard Disney Cruise Line joining in with all the fun! Inside Disney’s Oceaneer Club, kids can take part in special, interactive activities inspired by these characters. Guests of all ages can meet these fun characters around the ship for a special photo opportunity.
New Pandora Charms for each Disney Cruise Ship
17th October - Over the summer Pandora and Disney Cruise Line have released 4 new beautiful charms exclusive to each ship. The silver dangle charm holds an elegant coloured logo for each specific ship. As they are only available on that ship, you will have to sail across each ship to collect all four. Happy Cruising!
Disney Wonder finishes Dry Dock
10th October - Before she made her way down to San Diego, the Disney Wonder went in for a 2 week dry dock in a facility close to Vancouver. During these two weeks she gained a new sleek space for teens, a redesigned cafe just for adults and the French Quarter Lounge, complementing the design and feel of the Tiana's Place restaurant.
Disney Cruise Line named Number 1 Cruise Line in the world for eighth consecutive year!
7th October - Conde Nast Traveler readers have chosen Disney Cruise Line as the #1 Top Large Cruise Line in the World for the eighth consecutive year. More than 600,000 readers from across the globe rated their experience with Disney Cruise Line.
Disney Cruise Line early 2021 itineraries available to book NOW!
3rd October - During early 2021, Disney Cruise Line will return to New-Orleans for a limited-time with sailings to the Bahamas and Caribbean, including visits to Disney’s private island paradise, Castaway Cay. Across the Disney fleet, cruises will visit tropical destinations from Texas, California and Florida! Booking opens today!
The Walt Disney Company donates over $1 Million to relief and recovery efforts in The Bahamas
3rd September - Hurricane Dorian brought devastation to the northern Bahamas, The Walt Disney Company is committed to helping the community to rebuild their homes and livelihoods. This donation will assist with recovery and rebuilding efforts, as well as provision of supplies – including food staples and basic construction materials – to those in impacted areas.
'Halloween on the High Seas' begins onboard Disney Cruise Line
28th August - Starting this week, the next 34 sailings across all four ships with be themed to this spooky time of year. Activities will include mask making, trick-or-treating stations and pumpkin carving. Guests are encouraged to dress up in spook-tacular attire just like some of their favourite Disney friends! Families will have endless fun during their Halloween on the High Seas cruise!
D23 Expo announcements for Disney Cruise Line
25th August - The fifth ship to the Disney Cruise Line fleet is going to be called Disney Wish, she will be delivered late 2021 with first sailings January 2022. Rapunzel will be featured on the stern on this beautiful ship along with her side-kick Pascal. Disney Cruise Line will also be welcoming a new Disney port of call that celebrates the spirit and culture of The Bahamas, located on the breathtaking island of Eleuthera at a place called Lighthouse Point.