New! UK Staycations with Disney Magic at Sea

13 July 2021

On Sale Now For Sailings Starting This Summer

This summer, set sail on a unique Disney staycation at sea aboard 2-, 3- and limited 4-night cruises from the UK. Departing on select dates from Liverpool, Southampton, Newcastle and London Tilbury aboard the Disney Magic, our new staycation sailings—exclusive to UK residents—invite you to embark on a brand-new, magical Disney experience. Close to home and at sea—be immersed in Disney storytelling, thanks to an amazing collection of onboard entertainment, dining and recreation for the entire family, with all the care you’d expect from Disney. 


Discover a brand-new, close-to-home sailing experience awash with imaginative kids’ activities, fun family entertainment and exclusive adult recreation—it’s a staycation you’ll never forget!

Special Moments with Disney Characters

Spend quality time with beloved Disney characters. Snap photos of Captain Mickey, behold a royal promenade with Disney Princesses and greet Toy Story friends.

Health & Safety Is A Top Priority

We’re implementing multiple layers of health and safety measures considering guidance from the UK government, health authorities and medical experts.

Navigating Together: Our Commitment to Health & Safety

Our approach brings together 5 elements that help us promote health and safety for all Guests and Crew Members.

Health & Wellness

Our approach emphasizes a combination of health and safety measures. This includes COVID-19 vaccination for Guests 18 years of age and older, COVID-19 testing, health screenings, face coverings, reduced Guest capacity and physical distancing.

Cleaning & Disinfecting

Disney Cruise Line is operating at elevated cleaning and sanitation levels, with an emphasis on high-touch surfaces.

Innovative Technology

We’re harnessing the power of the Disney Cruise Line Navigator app to promote health and safety. 

Crew Member Training

Safety starts with our Crew, so we’ve adopted a number of new policies and practices.

Working Together

We’re giving Guests the resources they need to navigate our new policies and do their part.


Learn about the new enhanced health and safety measures

Heroic Encounters

Join in a Frozen flurry of fun with Anna, Elsa and Olaf, or enjoy an epic encounter with Marvel’s mightiest heroes.

Spectacular Disney Entertainment

Where else does a spectacular West End-quality musical become your bedtime story? Be dazzled as the Disney stories come to life on stage, including a pre-show celebration with Mickey.

Fun for Everyone


Overflowing with imaginative fun for the kids, unique recreational offerings for adults and thrilling entertainment for the entire family, a Disney cruise provides fun for one and all.


Families are invited to share in the magic together each day of their cruise. Whether it is watery fun, competing in family gameshows or being together for a Disney classic movie.

Kids and Teens

Discover a world like no other in our kid clubs, where children will be cared for by specially-trained Disney counsellors. Enjoy character experiences and themed play areas tailored to different ages.


Escape to the privacy of adults-only locales and experiences—from intimate dining, to an exciting nighttime district and an adult-exclusive pool.

Imaginative Dining Experiences

Disney Cruise Line dining is a culinary adventure. Savour fine delicacies and interactive storytelling in lavishly themed restaurants—plus casual and upscale options. Restaurants aboard the Disney Magic include:

Breakfast, lunch, dinner and 24-hour room service are all included in the cruise fare.

On 2-night cruises, Guests will not be able to experience all restaurants aboard the ship.

World-Class Accommodations

Designed with families in mind, staterooms aboard the Disney Magic are equipped with innovations that ensure the ultimate in comfort and relaxation for Guests of all ages.

On the Disney Magic, your stateroom is your own private retreat—a comfortable, family-size getaway, immaculately appointed and smartly designed to let you stretch out in style and comfort.


Spacious and lavish beyond compare, Concierge staterooms feature separate bedrooms, first-class amenities and unparalleled service.


Breathe in the ocean air from these richly appointed staterooms designed for families of 3 to 5—featuring a private balcony and sweeping sea views.


Unwind in roomy quarters adorned in a charming nautical motif with Art Deco flourishes—plus one or 2 portholes for admiring the scenery.


Sail away in a generous-sized stateroom embellished with artwork, warm wood finishes, custom fabrics and beds fitted with fine Egyptian cotton linens.

Sailing from Your Doorstep

With 4 ports located across the UK to depart from and return to on your staycation sailing, the magic of Disney has never been closer.

Liverpool, England

With convenient transportation links, Liverpool is known for its historic sites, celebrated architecture, fabulous food and rock and roll!

Set sail on 2-, 3- and limited 4-night cruises on selected dates from 15th July - 30th July.

Southampton, England

One of England’s major ports, Southampton has been called Britain’s “Gateway to the World” and offers everything from a fascinating history to modern art.

Embark on 2-, 3- and limited 4-night cruises on selected dates from 4th August - 30th August.

Newcastle, England

From its engineering marvels to its scenic gardens, Newcastle is one of England's greatest cultural centres, and easy to reach from Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Delight in 2- and 3-night cruises on selected dates from 3rd September - 11th September.

Tilbury, England

Situated on the north shore of the River Thames, Tilbury (aka the ‘the quay to the capital’) is less than 30 miles away from the iconic sights and sounds of London.

Enjoy 2- and 3-night cruises on selected dates from 14th September - 1st October.


Book with Confidence

Enjoy peace of mind when booking your Disney Magic at Sea UK staycation sailing this summer, knowing there are options available that allow you to change or cancel your booking flexibly


Book with Confidence: 2021 UK Staycations with Disney Magic at Sea

Enjoy peace of mind with these flexible modification and cancellation options for UK Disney Magic at Sea bookings:

Please note that the following policies are only applicable for new UK summer 2021 sailings on Disney Magic.



Extended Final Payment

For UK Disney Magic at Sea sailings, the deadline for final payment is extended until 30 days prior to sailing (excluding bookings for Stateroom Categories with Restrictions).


Full Refund before Final Payment Deadline

For UK Disney Magic at Sea sailings, guests who cancel before the final payment deadline can receive a full refund without Disney-imposed cancellation fees, excluding select room categories.


Important Details

Cancellation fee schedule for UK Magic at Sea sailings:

Days Prior to Departure Date

Fee Amount

30 days or more

Full refund with no fee

29 – 15 days

75% of booking price per Guest

14 days or less

100% of booking price per Guest


Days Prior to Departure Date

Fee Amount

30 days or more

Deposit per Guest

29 days or less

100% of booking price per Guest




Cruise Date Flexibility

Guests can change their sail date without amendment fees up to 7 days prior to departure. Standard prevailing rates will apply.


Important Details

Flexible Refund Policy

Within 14 days of the sailing, booked Guests with qualifying COVID-19-related concerns can receive a full refund without Disney-imposed cancellation fees or apply their cruise fare toward a future sail date. Standard prevailing rates will apply.




Terms & Conditions

Available to UK residents only. UK residents means residents of either England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland. Subject to government approval. Upon reopening, certain onboard venues, experiences and other offerings will be modified or unavailable, will have limited capacity and will be subject to limited availability, advance reservations or even closure. We reserve the right to cancel any reservations or purchases - please review your rights in our Booking Conditions. All sailings depart and return to the same port in the UK without calling in any other ports or locations. Guests must be at least 18 years old to consume alcoholic beverages.

All payments on board will be taken in US dollars and will, therefore, be subject to the conversion rate and any applicable international transaction fees imposed by your bank/card provider. We will be applying a 2% discount to all final bills to account for this.

Please visit our Flexible Cancellation and Modification Policy for UK Magic At Sea Staycation Sailings Summer 2021 at

Health and Safety Important Information

In order to sail, Guests 18 years of age and older must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as defined by the National Health Service. NHS currently defines fully vaccinated as 7 days after the final dose. Disney Cruise Line will contact Guests prior to sailing with instructions on how to show proof of vaccination status.

Guests under 18 years old are NOT required to be vaccinated, but must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test result (paid for by the Guest) taken between 5 days and 24 hours prior to embarkation. Disney Cruise Line has secured a special discounted rate through a third-party vendor for PCR tests and will contact Guests prior to sailing with instructions on how to complete and submit their test results. Guests may obtain their PCR test from the third-party vendor or a qualified testing supplier of their choice. All guests, including those who have been vaccinated, are also required to undergo an antigen COVID-19 rapid test administered by a third party in the terminal prior to boarding, at Disney’s expense. Anyone testing positive at the terminal will undergo a second test to verify the results. Guests with positive COVID-19 test results and their party will be denied boarding. Daily temperature checks and health questionnaires will be required for all Guests prior to embarkation and during the cruise.

All Guests ages 11 and older are required to wear a face covering on the ship and at our terminals unless in their stateroom, eating or drinking in a designated seating area or while stationary, swimming or occupying a deck chair.

At the end of the cruise, all Guests will need to complete the required Passenger Locator Form for each stateroom.

COVID-19 Warning

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures—for you, our other Guests, Cast and Crew Members. You must follow all posted instructions while sailing with Disney Cruise Line.

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the UK Government, older adults and Guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable

By sailing with Disney Cruise Line, you agree to follow all health and safety measures implemented by Disney Cruise Line and any relevant governments and authorities.

Help keep each other healthy.

Health Acknowledgement

Please make sure that you have reviewed and follow any advisories or restrictions that may be in place for travel, including those posted on Guests who are or may be at increased risk of severe illness due to contracting COVID-19 should consult with their health care provider before sailing. By boarding a Disney Cruise Line ship, you are confirming that you and all persons in your party are not experiencing any of the following symptoms of COVID-19 identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at, including: Fever or chills; Cough; Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing; Fatigue; Muscle or body aches; Headache; New loss of taste or smell; Sore throat; Congestion or runny nose; Nausea or vomiting; and Diarrhoea, and have not been in contact with someone with confirmed or suspected COVID-19 symptoms without completing a 14-day quarantine and/or are not under any self-quarantine orders. You must report to Disney Cruise Line if you experience any COVID-19 symptoms while onboard. Guests who cannot confirm all of the above criteria must not board the ship. If at any point during their cruise a Guest does not meet all of the above criteria, they and their traveling party will be required to isolate.

If you need to reschedule your sailing, please call 0800 171 2317.

By boarding a Disney Cruise Line ship, you acknowledge that you understand and will abide by the above health-and-safety requirements.

Help keep each other healthy. 



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