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Old 01-06-2013, 12:19 AM   #1
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Question Children under 3 on Disney Dream

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My two kids will be almost 5 and 2 1/2 years old by the time my family got on 2/24 dReam cruise. I am interested in having dinner at PALO.


Are the kids clubs (3 -12 yrs old) very strict on age ? Ideally i wish to send both kids there, you know no charge


if you have other great ideas let me know tks!!
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Is the 2 1/2 year old fully independent when it comes to the toilet? If not, no club. If yes, you will not know until you board if the ship has a lot of kids, which will affect whether they let an under-three in at all. The manager will also need to observe your child's interactions with other kids in the club to determine maturity level.
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Old 01-06-2013, 11:05 PM   #3
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As Meghatron indicated, you won't know until you are already onboard whether they will make an exception for a 2 1/2 year old who is fully potty trained. Your best bet is to go ahead and book the nursery time you might need; it can be canceled if your child is moved up to the Club.

As a reminder...the child under 3 is already paying limited fare to cruise. Children old enough for the kids clubs pay a higher fare.

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As above, you only pay 1/2 of the "cruise fare" portion of the ticket for a child under 3. If you are already paying the $40 upcharge for Palo, is $12 more for 2 hours of peace and quiet with the child in the nursery such a big deal? You'd pay a couple hundred more if the kid was already 3 and he still wouldn't be allowed into the Oceaneer's Club unless fully toilet trained.
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