Guests with medical conditions that require the use of dialysis or oxygen should contact us to discuss policies and procedures for bringing the appropriate equipment onboard.
If you have another type of medical condition that has not been mentioned, please inquire about policies and procedures that may affect your cruise. To customize your accommodations to meet your specific needs, please complete the Guest Special Needs Form.
For more information call our Access Department at (866) 592-7225 (voice), fax (954) 628-9622, send an e-mail to email@example.com, or have your local travel agent or International Representative contact us.
Guests requiring continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis are welcome to board all Royal Caribbean International® vessels. However, Royal Caribbean does not have the ability to assist or administer hemo-dialysis treatments. Those guests using peritoneal dialysis should have all solutions and equipment needed to perform the dialysis delivered to the vessel on the day of sailing at least two hours prior to sailing. Please contact us for more information on policies and procedures.
All types of oxygen are permitted onboard. Please notify us as to quantity, type and delivery schedule. Each vessel has a different storage policy; however, you will be able to keep some or all of your cylinders in the stateroom.
Royal Caribbean International cannot accept guests who will have entered their 24th week of pregnancy by the beginning of, or at any time during the cruise or cruisetour. A physician's "Fit to Travel" note is required prior to sailing, stating how far along (in weeks) your pregnancy will be at the beginning of the cruise and confirming that you are in good health and not experiencing a high-risk pregnancy. The "Fit to Travel" note should be faxed to the Access Department at 1-954-628-9622. Please contact us at 1-866-592-7225 or at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have already booked a cruise or cruisetour and do not meet this requirement.
Cognitive, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Royal Caribbean welcomes guests with cognitive, intellectual and development disabilities such as autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and Alzheimer's disease. Upon request, every effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations that will meet the needs of guests with these disabilities. Some of these accommodations can include:
Children with Disabilities
Royal Caribbean welcomes children with disabilities, especially in our fun-filled Adventure Ocean program. Upon request, every efforts will be made to provide reasonable accommodations that will meet the needs of children with disabilities. Some of these accommodations can include:
Adventure Ocean grouping by ability (rather than age)
Adventure Ocean toilet-trained policy exception
Pagers for parents of children in Adventure Ocean program