Norwegian Cruise Line Children’s Programs
Infants sailing onboard a Norwegian vessel must be at least six months of age at time of sailing. However, for voyages that have 3 or more consecutive days at sea, the infant must be at least 12 months old at time of sailing.
The Norwegian Escape offer fee based Guppies Nursery for children 6 months – under 3 years old.
For all other ships: Norwegian doesn’t offer babysitting but instead offers Group Sitting Services for children ages 3-12 years old every night from 10:30pm – 1:30am (Late Night Fun Zone) and on port days while the ship is docked.
Splash Academy for Kids
Splash Academy is here and making a big, well, splash. This program is specifically designed to engage active and creative kids ages 6 months – 12 years old. Whether it’s learning to juggle at circus school with Cirque du Jour presented by Hilario Productions, working on arts & crafts projects or getting the high score on Wii™, there’s plenty of fun for everyone throughout the ship.
Guppies: 6 mo. – 2 yrs.*
Turtles: 3 – 5 yrs.
Seals: 6 – 9 yrs.
Dolphins: 10 – 12 yrs.
*At least one parent must attend with the child.
Norwegian doesn’t offer babysitting but instead offers Group Sitting Services for children ages 3-12 years old every night from 10:30pm – 1:30am (Late Night Fun Zone) and on port days while the ship is docked.
On Port Days, a minimal fee is charged only during scheduled meal time per the activity booklet.
Nightly at Late Night Fun Zone, there is an hourly fee.
Currently exclusively on the Norwegian Escape, the Guppies Nursery offers fee based drop off group nursery services for children from 6 months to 3 years old throughout the day.
Parents are encouraged to sign up in advance for both services. If no children are signed up or dropped off by 11:30 pm for the nightly service, the youth center will close for the evening. The fees are charged to your on-board account. Fifteen minute transition time is offered before charges apply from Splash Academy to Late Night. Both services are run by the Youth Staff in the Splash Academy Facility.
Hours of Operations
Port Day: Arrival into Port – Departure from Port
Overnight In Port: Arrival in Port – 8:00 pm
Entourage for Teens
This program is for teens ages 13-17. Children can enjoy video games, movies, arts, music, and sports with people their own age. In the evening their is a dance club.