Mom And Son Water Slide
  • On Sep 14, 2011
    Xanthe from GA Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    We are going on our first cruise aboard the Disney Dream in October. What can we expect to pay for gratuities? Do we tip the restaraunt servers and housekeeping? How much? Thanks. X Robinson

    Hey, Xanthe!

    Congratulations on your first cruise aboard the Disney Dream -- you really know how to start off in style! Here's a good guideline as you consider the Disney staff who will undoubtedly provide you with service beyond your expectations:

    Per guest, per cruise
     3-nights 4-nights
     Dining room server
     $12  $16  $28
     Dining room asst. server
     $9  $12  $21
     Dining room head server
     $3  $4  $7
     Stateroom host/hostess
     $12  $16  $28

    Other areas you may consider:

    Dining Manager -- Your Discretion
    Room Service -- Your Discretion
    Palo & Remy -- Gratuity included
    Spa & Salon -- Your Discretion
    Nursery -- Gratuity not expected
    Shore Excursions -- Optional; not included in shore excursion price.

    For your convenience, a 15% gratuity is automatically added to bar, beverage, wine and deck service tabs, and all gratuities can be charged to your room charge. Have a wonderful day and a magical vacation. Bon voyage!

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Meet the Panelist: Andi, Alabama

Anchors aweigh! Time to set sail aboard Disney Cruise Line, and I'm just the mom to help you navigate the waters of planning. From stem to stern to ports of call, I'll show you the ropes of pixie-dusted vessels filled with magic and adventure. Learn More About Andi

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