Updated June 4, 2019, with new information. Located on both the family and adult only beaches Disney offers 25 private luxurious cabanas to rent for the day while at Castaway Cay. Not only are they a hideaway with their own private beaches they include many amenities as well. On our last cruise, we were able to secure one and enjoyed having our own refuge for the day. The day before arriving at Castaway Cay day you will receive a model [...]
Many of you may have read my article on Planning for Your First Land and Sea Adventure in which I outlined some of the key factors in preparing for a combination Walt Disney World trip and Disney Cruise Line trip. My husband and I planned this trip to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary despite the fact that I’d always had a fear of cruising. I told myself I could conquer this fear and the vacation went beautifully! Before the trip, [...]
Many people talk about cruises as being “all inclusive”, and what is included can differ from cruise line to cruise line, so I thought I would set the record straight on what is included when you set sail on one of Disney’s four cruise ships, and what is an additional fee. Here are all the things included in the price of your cruise: Entertainment: Most of your entertainment such as the amazing nightly shows, movies in the theater and at [...]
I recently went on the Disney Dream with my daughter, my two friends, and their daughters. The planning started months ago during a trip to see Frozen. It was so much fun to talk about it and makes plan in the months leading up to the cruise! My daughter and I were the only ones in our group that had been on a Disney cruise before. I was so excited for my friends to experience the Disney Dream! The day [...]
My husband and I recently ran the Walt Disney World Half Marathon. We had a really great time (except for the sore muscles!) and that made us think ... There are plenty of races and fun runs all over the United States that we could do, and bring the kids along! Plus, the whole family can "train" together to get ready, so there are even more opportunities for quality time, while helping to build some healthy habits. The Disney World [...]
Disney Cruise Line has changed some itineraries for Galveston sailings. There will now be an 8 night sailing offered on select weeks that includes stops at Castaway Cay, Port Canaveral (with a 1 day park hopper ticket) and Key West instead of the Grand Cayman, Costa Maya, Cozumel itinerary. There will also be some 4 night sailings. Disney is currently contacting those who already had bookings on the dates affected by the changes and getting [...]
As of April 15th 2011 the private cabanas on Castaway Cay can now be booked online.
Disney Cruise Line Named Top Cruise Line by Readers of Condé Nast Traveler Magazine Disney Cruise Line has been recognized as the No. 1 cruise experience at the Annual Readers’ Choice Awards for Condé Nast Traveler magazine in New York City. Known as the leader in family cruising, Disney Cruise Line took the top honors in the Mega-Ship category, which is part of the magazine’s annual readers’ survey that recognizes the best in travel for resorts, destinations, airlines, cruise lines [...]
Disney Cruise Lines private island Castaway Cay is amazing way to spend a day, it is my favorite part of sailing with Disney Cruise Line. They have been adding more wonderful amenities to Castaway Cay check them out Visit www.visitcastawaycay.com for even more information about Disney Cruise Lines private island and contact us for a free quote on a Disney Cruise Line vacation.
Kids Sail Free on Select Disney Caribbean Cruises 2011*