Disney Wonder Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Contributor Level: Deck Hand

4-6 cruises


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4 out of 5

Best vacation of my life!

Sail Date: September 17, 2006

Reviewed: 10 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Balcony

The Disney ships are gorgeous -- not tacky at all (no neon, mirrors, etc.). Service is first rate. They do a great job of separating adults and children (I don't have kids, so this is important to me). Good food. This was a special 11 night cruise, so had a unique itinerary that was fantastic. The cruise does tend to attract a less "sophisticated" crowd than other cruises at this price point, but this could be a positive for some, who aren't looking for a "stuffy" experience.

Pros: 11 nights on this gorgeous ship!

Cons: Dress code in restaurants not enforced -- some took advantage and didn't

Food and Dining
Ship Quality
The ships are what make Disney's cruises so great. They are built in the classic ocean liner style -- similar to the Cunard line. Gorgeous detail work throughout. Beautifully maintained, too. The ship was 7 years old when we sailed and still looked brand new.
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
At Sea
My favorite times were at sea. Relaxing. No pressure to be somewhere doing something. And you get to explore this gorgeous ship!
Don't Miss: Doing nothing!
Bridgetown, Barbados
Great island. Spent the day at the beach in front of the Malibu factory. Had a tour of the factory, too. Interesting.
Basseterre, St. Kitts
Another great island -- also did a private tour here. Also very undeveloped, but not as beautiful as Antigua.
St. John's, Antigua
Gorgeous island -- my favorite. Did a private tour of the island with a cab driver. Took us on a 2 hour tour to see the highlights and then took us to a beach and waited for us for the 3 hours we were there. Very undeveloped island and just spectacular!
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

Don't Miss: Go to St. John while at this port.
Castries, St. Lucia
My least favorite island on the trip. A little too developed for my taste. Took an excursion here, which was good, because it kept us from being accosted by the locals.
Castaway Cay (Disney Private Island)
Fantastic! Always a highlight of any Disney cruise.
Don't Miss: Adults MUST go to Serenity Bay, the "over 18" beach on the far side of the island.

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