Disney Fantasy Undergoes 18 Days In Dry Dock In Bahamas, Back In Service at Port Canaveral
By Space Coast Daily // June 4, 2017
1,114-f00t, 71,000-ton cruise ship
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Disney Fantasy has returned to service at Port Canaveral after the 1,114-f00t, 71,000-ton cruise ship recently underwent its first dry dock.
The 18-night dry dock began on April 29 when the Fantasy left from its homeport at Port Canaveral and traveled to a shipyard in Freeport, Bahamas to add new and exciting features. Some of the new features include the addition of two popular Disney franchises, Star Wars and Marvel, as well as new new onboard shopping venues.
In Disney’s Oceaneer Club, an immersive youth space onboard the Disney Fantasy, the new Star Wars: Command Post takes kids on a journey where they will train with heroes of the Star Wars saga and help with missions against the First Order.
Here they kids will embark on an intergalactic voyage that will send them straight into the Star Wars universe! Battle the Dark Side like never before at the Star Wars: Command Post, a hidden Resistance base that transports new recruits to a galaxy far, far away—Disney’s Oceaneer Club, to be exact!
Star Wars Command Post Rendering, Marvel Super Hero Academy
At the all-new Marvel Super Hero Academy, kids will learn from real-life Super Heroes the heroic values of enlightenment, worthiness and loyalty. In this innovative space children can learn the ways of the mystic arts under the mentorship of Doctor Strange, who is making first-ever appearances onboard a Disney Cruise Line ship.
These new Star Wars and Marvel offerings onboard the Disney Fantasy are the newest addition to a growing list of exciting innovations that allow guests to interact with these universes throughout Disney experiences on land and at sea.
Specialty Ice Cream Emporium
Similar to Vanellope’s on the Dream, guests can treat themselves to a decadent indulgence at the Sweet on You, a brand-new specialty ice cream emporium featuring 20 hand-crafted gelatos, 16 ice cream flavors, 32 tempting toppings, homemade chocolate, truffles, a large selection of candy and more.
The ice cream shop located just steps away from the family pool is themed after the iconic Mickey Mouse cartoon shorts, and designed with charming art details.
Tiffany & Co Exclusive Store
Tiffany & Company will be located in the Vista Gallery area off of the Atrium on deck 4 next to the Vista Cafe according to updated deck plans.
The world’s premier jewelry and iconic American luxury brand, Tiffany & Co., will have an exclusive store aboard the Disney Fantasy.
Guests can indulge in timeless collections of jewelry and luxury accessories, including the effortlessly elegant Tiffany T collection and other glamorous pieces featuring renowned Tiffany & Co. diamonds.
The innovative new enhancements debuted on Disney Fantasy on May 17 rom Port Canaveral.
Beginning on May 20, the ship resumed a regular sailing schedule that includes 7-night voyages alternating between the Eastern and Western Caribbean.
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