The Meyer-Werft Shipyard has notified Disney Cruise Line that even with their extremely most effective efforts, they will need a lot more time to end the Disney Wish owing, in component, to the pandemic and particularly the arrival of the Omicron variant in Germany at a crucial stage in the course of action.
Owing to the delay, Disney Cruise Line declared that the start of the Disney Would like has been postponed until eventually July 14th (originally scheduled for June 9th) the initial 12 sailings have been canceled.
DCL has briefly paused the sale of all Disney Wish sailings even though they system these modifications. As a consequence, all influenced sailings will no for a longer time be noticeable on the internet or in the Disney Cruise Line Navigator application. On February 8th, Disney Desire sales will resume and new sailings may perhaps be booked on the net.
During this pause, unaffected Disney Want itineraries will also not be viewable on-line, so they have offered a record of itineraries so you might go on your organizing.
The new Maiden Voyage will now get place on July 14th and the DVC Member Cruise will consider area on July 19th.
Friends who ended up booked on the original maiden voyage will be automatically shifted to a new sail date of July 14 at a 50 % lower price. If they are unable to shift to the new sail date, they will have the alternative of both a 50 p.c price reduction on a upcoming cruise departing by December 31, 2023, with any at first compensated resources converted to a Long term Cruise Credit, or a full refund.
Visitors who ended up originally booked on the other affected sailings will have the possibility of possibly a 50 percent lower price on a foreseeable future cruise departing by December 31, 2023, with any initially paid funds converted to a Upcoming Cruise Credit score, or a comprehensive refund.
If you have a cruise on the Disney Would like booked with Desires Endless Journey, your agent will be achieving out to you with selections. We respectfully request that you be sure to wait to listen to from your agent as this announcement will have an affect on a whole lot of our clientele. You will have until February 8th to make your determination.
Jackie Gailey is mother of two grown-up little ones and spouse to the biggest partner and dad. She was a Panelist on the 2013 and 2014 Disney Parks Moms Panel (now planDisney) and is now the Senior Editor for The DIS So significantly, she’s cruised as soon as aboard the Disney Aspiration and at the time on the Disney Fantasy.