At a Glance
|Location:||Deck 5, Aft|
|Designed For:||Ages 3 and under|
|Hours of Operation:||9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.|
Flounder's Reef Nursery invites parents to enjoy adventures on their own during the cruise while their children are safely looked after and cared for by trained counselors. Flounder's Reef Nursery is openthroughout the day, be sure to check the Personal Navigator—the Disney Cruise Line daily newsletter detailing all there is to see and do—while onboard for daily operating hours.
Inspired by the enchanting under-the-sea theme from the hit Disney film,The Little Mermaid, Flounder's Reef Nursery immerses young Guests in a soothing environment where picturesque sea-blue walls adorned with seahorses, clams and bubbles mesh with an aqua floor of ocean waves and the calming sounds of music.
Flounder's Reef Nursery consists of 2 spacious rooms, one for active play and one offering a relaxed atmosphere.
Flounder's Reef Nursery includes:
- Baby swings
- Quiet area, complete with cribs
- A television
- A DVD player
Activities at Flounder's Reef Nursery are unscheduled and vary depending on the mood of your child. However, with programs like movie time, story time and arts and crafts, counselors are sure to keep your little ones smiling from ear to ear.Prices for Flounder's Reef Nursery
Flounder's Reef Nursery is available at an additional charge.
- $9.00 per hour for first child
- $8.00 per hour for second child in your family
Cancellations may be made without penalty up to 4 hours in advance of reservation.Reservations
Founder's Reef Nursery is available at an additional charge and must be reserved in advance. Reservations can be made online up to:
- 120 days in advance for Concierge and Platinum Castaway Club Guests
- 105 days in advance for Gold Castaway Club Guests
- 90 days in advance for Silver Castaway Club Guests
- 75 days in advance for First-Time Cruisers
You can also make a reservation during the open house on Embarkation Day on a first-come, first-served basis. Because space is extremely limited, be sure to book your child's nursery stay early.What to Bring to Flounder's Reef Nursery
Parents should bring baby food, formula, milk and bottles; Disney's trained counselors will be more than happy to feed your child. Additionally, parents should include diapers or pull-ups, diaper wipes, extra clothing and a baby blanket or pacifier, if applicable, when dropping off their child.Children with Special Needs
Children with special needs are welcome at Flounder's Reef Nursery. While we cannot offer one on one care for your child, families are encouraged to speak with our Special Services team pre-arrival to discuss any questions or clarify participation guidelines.
Flounder's Reef Nursery offers Family Time at select times during your cruise. During this time, parents and children are welcome to participate in programs at Disney's Oceaneer Club together. Please check the Personal Navigator—the Disney Cruise Line daily newsletter detailing all there is to see and do—for specific dates and times of Family Time while onboard.
Fun Facts & Tips
Babysitting in staterooms is not available.
While your child is cared for at Flounder's Reef Nursery, adults are invited to participate in more adult-oriented fare such as participation in Port Adventures and Palo dining.
Reservations for Flounder's Reef Nursery fill very quickly, so book as early as possible.