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Castaway Cay

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Address: Sandy Point, Great Abaco Island
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+1 800-951-3532

Bahamian Out Island currently owned by the Disney Corporation, which is...

Bahamian Out Island currently owned by the Disney Corporation, which is accessible only by arriving on a Disney cruise ship.

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A Disney Dream in Paradise

I wasn't certain if this would be a good choice for the family since there might be too many kids for my wife and I to have a good time, but it wasn't anything like I thought... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Traveler F
Naples, Florida
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Naples, Florida
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I wasn't certain if this would be a good choice for the family since there might be too many kids for my wife and I to have a good time, but it wasn't anything like I thought. To my surprise there was just as many adult couples without kids as there was families with kids. No sea sickness, The ride... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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241 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Kids (14, 13, and 5) look forward to Castaway Cay every year. Have gone for the last four years, as part of a three night Disney cruise out of Canavaral. Island is so well done. Equipped with more than enough lounge chairs, snorkel gear, floats, bikes, and anything else to make it a great day. Lunch brought on to the... More 

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North Carolina
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband son and I had an incredible experience in Castaway Cay when getting off the Disney Dream. The water was serene and the sun was shining in paradise. My son enjoyed playing in the white sand and swimming with his father and I in the water even though it was December. The temperature outside was very warm, but surprisingly... More 

1 Thank mphenriquez1
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12 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Wish we could have visited. After two calm sunny days, high winds prevented the Disney Magic from docking on Feb. 16. Very disappointing for our first cruise since Castaway Cay was one of the reasons we chose Disney. Without it, the cruise was OK but it did not turn me into a die hard Disney cruiser. Hesitant to try another... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a great time on Disney's island. This was our first cruise and it was a fabulous experience. The water is so clear. We spent most of the day at the adult beach area Serenity Bay. We walked out in the water and we could see different kinds of fish and large starfish. No snorkel gear needed for that.... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fabulous time on the island. The adults only beach serenity was fabulous with a lounger and beach chair for everyone. My wife also enjoyed the yoga on the beach session - completely free and in a perfect spot. Food was good, well organised and plenty of seating. On top of it all weather was fantastic!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is Disney's Island used by their cruise ships. The Disney employees are extremely friendly and what you would expect from Disney. That being said, everything else was just average. The food was typical no taste park food. For a tropical island you would have expected more color and blooming flowers. It didn't have the normal attention to detail you... More 

1 Thank Suz M
Toronto, Canada
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168 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just like last time the kids loved the island. The water was cold in February but the sand and weather was beautiful. Once you got it and moved around the water would warm up. The lunch was really good. The ribs were surprisingly really good and the chicken was cooked perfectly. The little cookies were decadent. The fresh fruits were... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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473 reviews
228 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Castaway Cay is all that a private Disney island should be. This was our second time visiting CC and we have no complaints. TIPS: 1)Bring water (though they have two places to get drinks, if you bring bottled water you won't have to walk anywhere or waste time. We bring a large pack of water on the cruise with us.)... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not a huge fan of cruises to begin with, too many limitations, rules and regimens to follow, however with the amount of activities on the Disney Wonder, I was starting to come around to the idea. That is, until we got to Castaway Cay... Obviously the first thing the kids wanted to do was to hit up the Pelican... More 

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