Using WiFi, Cell Phones and Internet on the Disney Magic
The Disney Magic does provide WiFi access in the Vista Cafe on Deck 4, and laptops with WiFi Service in the Cove Cafe on Deck 11. However, if you want to bring your WiFi-enabled laptop, iPhone, PDA, etc., the entire ship is WiFi enabled. For Internet access on your Disney Magic cruise, you may select a data plan suited to your preferences. Here are the Connect @ Sea Internet Data Packages available on the Disney Magic:
Pay As You Go: $0.25 per MB (with Pay As You Go, you choose predetermined spending limits)
Small Package: 100 MB for $19
Medium Package: 300 MB for $39
Large Package: 1000 MB for $89
Concierge Class Category R guests have free internet access. Concierge Class Categories S, T, and V have free Small Packages.
You can make and receive phone calls and text messages (SMS) while onboard the Disney Magic.
Cell phone roaming is enabled on the Disney Magic, however, the system can be pricey as the price plans feature international roaming rates and data charges (this can be very expensive). Contact your mobile phone operator to ensure that your account is activated for international roaming and inquire as to per minute rates, per text message rates and data charges -- the costs are not cheap.
All the major US mobile operators as well as Rogers Wireless in Canada are available on the Disney Magic.