Disney Cruise Line Information and News

Last Updated on: October 11th, 2023

Disney Cruise Line is a cruise line owned by The Walt Disney Company. It was founded in 1995 and currently operates five ships: the Disney Wish, the Disney Magic, the Disney Wonder, the Disney Dream, and the Disney Fantasy.

Disney Cruise Line information Facts and Statistics

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Disney Cruise Line offers family-friendly cruises to various destinations around the world, including the Caribbean, Bahamas, Alaska, Europe, and more. The ships are designed with Disney theming and offer a variety of entertainment options, including live shows featuring Disney characters, movie screenings, youth clubs, adult-only areas, and dining experiences inspired by Disney stories.

The ships also offer a range of activities and amenities, such as pools, waterslides, sports courts, spas, and fitness centers. On some itineraries, Disney Cruise Line also offers exclusive experiences, such as visits to Disney-owned private islands or early access to Disney theme parks. Overall, Disney Cruise Line aims to provide a memorable and magical vacation experience for families and Disney fans of all ages.

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Disney Cruise Line Facts and Statistics

  • Disney Cruise Line Website: disneycruise.disney.go.com
  • Year Disney Cruise Line was Announced: 1996
  • Year that the Disney Cruise Line Launched: 1998
  • Disney Cruise Line Headquarters: Celebration, Florida
  • Disney Cruise Line President: Thomas Mazioum
  • Number of ships in the Disney Cruise Line: 5 (2023)
  • Size of the Disney Magic and Disney Wonder: 85,000 ton, 875-stateroom
  • Size of the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy: 130,000 ton, 1,250-stateroom
  • Expected size of the Disney Wish: 140,000 ton, 1,250-stateroom
  • Amount of Disney Cruise Line revenue during its first 25 years: $1.6 billion
  • Homeport for the Disney Cruise Line: Port Canaveral, Florida
  • Flag State of the Disney Cruise Line: The Bahamas
  • Number of Disney Cruise Line employees: 8,000 cast and crew members (2017)
  • Size of the Disney-owned island, Castaway Cay: 1,000 acres
  • Disney Cruise Line ships use the first seven notes of the “When You Wish Upon a Star” song melody as their horn signals.
  • Year that DCL’s newest destination, Lighthouse Point, is scheduled to open: 2024
  • Disney Cruise Line was the first cruise line to display fireworks at sea.
  • The Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy are both longer than the Eiffel Tower is tall (1,115 ft to 986 ft).
  • Disney Cruise Line was the first cruise line to have yellow life boats after getting a special waiver from the US coast Guard.

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