Dear Bernie E, I've decided on May 20, Cruise. I've not finalized because just wanted to know if Vacatons to Go would be a reliable agency. 5 adults, 5 children. Should I (snow permitting) go to the AAA? Now that I know when and what, need to know how!
- Asked by Marilynn from MD on 2/7/2010
Thank you for sending me this question directly. Unfortunately I've never used Vacation to Go, so I don't have an opinion.
I personally like using an Authorized Disney Vacation Planner. They are travel agents... read more
1st time cruiser setting sail in 2 weeks! Just read that 20% of the time in Feb. Castaway Cay is missed due to weather. Wondering about booking excursions there - need to book ahead? If so, what happens if we have the misfortune of being unable to dock?
- Asked by Nicole from SK on 1/22/2010
Welcome to the Moms Panel, and the wonderful world of cruising! We missed our stop in Castaway Cay on our first cruise back in 1999, but have been fortunate enough to enjoy our visit there every voyage since. I think it is actually a... read more
We are leaving in 5 days for our Disney cruise and are doing the extreme getaway package on castaway cay. Are there places on the island we can change out of wet swimsuits, or do we need to get back on the boat? THANKS!
- Asked by Katy from WI on 1/17/2010
The countdown is on! Although the ship is only a short walk (or a shorter tram ride) to the beaches and amenities on Castaway Cay I recommend packing a day bag so you can maximize your time on the island.
There are plenty of... read more
We're off on a Disney cruise in March, can't wait! My Mom (who is surprising my boys with this incredible gift for their birthdays!) wants to know if there are cabanas to rent on Castaway Cay?
- Asked by Krista from WA on 12/30/2009
What a magical birthday present! Sailing with Disney will be an awesome adventure for your family.
Castaway Cay is getting a make-over in 2010 and by the Summer, cabana rentals will be available. For now, I recommend that your family heads to the... read more
We are going on a 4 day cruise in Feb (then using our DVC points for a 3 bedroom villa at AK). We are wanting to rent bikes on Castaway Cay. Do any of the bikes have training wheels for my 5 yr old or have child seats?
- Asked by Jason from SK on 11/24/2009
Your family has a spectacular vacation planned!
One of my favorite pastimes on Castaway Cay is a leisurely bike ride. The trail is peaceful and well-marked.
Yes, there are bikes with training wheels for the younger set. For the littlest... read more