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Though there's a Tender with roll-on capabilities...
Though there's a Tender with roll-on capabilities permanently docked at Great Stirrup Cay , it's at the Captain's discretion if passengers using any type of mobility equipment will be allowed to...
Being that the scooter is being rented from a New...
Being that the scooter is being rented from a New Zealand location is the quote NZ$ or USA $ ?

Assuming the quote is from SpecailNeedsatsea as Scootaround does not rent in the region. If so than...
Don't believe one exists. Some cruise lines...
Don't believe one exists. Some cruise lines require you to call for availability of accessible cabins and don't publish it on the website .
No the form doesn't have to be completed since...
No the form doesn't have to be completed since your not requesting any special service.

FYI the form you received doen't apply solely to people in accessible cabins. That form is to be used to...
FYI - NCL only allows www.SpecialNeedsatSea.com. ...
FYI - NCL only allows www.SpecialNeedsatSea.com. All others allow both www.Scootaround.com and www.SpecialNeedsatSea.com.

Both companies a good and you'll rentals on board from board. It really...
Good point about Hoyer not being the best. IMPO...
Good point about Hoyer not being the best. IMPO Hoyer is more often used as a generic term for a transport lift much in the same Xerox became a generic term for copying.
Though the information you posted is correct if...
Though the information you posted is correct if the person is non-ambulatory it does not apply to the OP. Reason being she is traveling with a Transport Chair which means she is ambulatory.
With all do respect there is some mis-information...
With all do respect there is some mis-information in this thread.

Airlines have to allow you to bring your wheelchair
You are not required to get a letter from your doctor . In fact no...
Yes the scooter can be used on the island. The...
Yes the scooter can be used on the island. The paths are a combination of cement and hard packed sand.



I stated in Post # 2 that NCL uses a tender with roll-on capabilities so you can ride...
NCL has a roll-on tender docked at Great Stirrup...
NCL has a roll-on tender docked at Great Stirrup Cay so your post does not apply. Refer to post # 2
Thank you for the time and effort that went into...
Thank you for the time and effort that went into doing this video. It's a terrific asset to this forum.
Source - I'm the author. First hand experience...
Source - I'm the author. First hand experience cruising with a mobility scooter and owning 2 Pride GoGo Elite Travelers.

OK to save ibut when using something you didn't author than it's polite...
Scooters can be used on board the ship. Did...
Scooters can be used on board the ship.

Did you book an accessible cabin for your Parents? There is not enough space to store 2 mobility scooters in a standard cabin. Read info below .

It...
NCL uses a tender with roll-on capabilities so...
NCL uses a tender with roll-on capabilities so you can ride the scooter directly on/off .
NCL maintains a limited number of wheelchairs on Great Stirrup Cay that have been designed for use on sand....
According to the itinerary posted on Celebrity's...
According to the itinerary posted on Celebrity's website, Santa Barbara, Catalina and Monterey are all tendered ports. Calling Celebrity really isn't going to do anything as the reps will only state...
Though OP is in a cabin by herself what OP...
Though OP is in a cabin by herself what OP didn't state is if she booked a single occupancy studio or a standard cabin at a single occupancy supplement. Harmony has both .
Never saw Mexican Hot Chocolate in the Windjammer...
Never saw Mexican Hot Chocolate in the Windjammer on any RCCL cruise. Hot Chocolate for me is what coffee is to others so I would have definitely have found it if it exsisted on board.

OP - The...
6 months ago I literally was the last passenger...
6 months ago I literally was the last passenger off the ship and that was between 9:15 am and 9:30 am. They were paging me. Would have been off earlier but was waiting for wheelchair assistance....
Yes I did read your preparation post. Regrettably...
Yes I did read your preparation post. Regrettably I posted the wrong link. The link I meant to post was https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=45840&page=2 which is your other post.
You've made an assumption that's totally...
You've made an assumption that's totally incorrect.

My experience with incentive abled bodied people most definitely hasn't soured me. I'm actually one of the most up beat disabled individuals...
Yes it's discourging but you needed to know this....
Yes it's discourging but you needed to know this. More often than not it's the care person that needs the vacation and not the person with dimentia. As is the case at times a cruise is selected...
Refer to Post #26 in this thread...
Refer to Post #26 in this thread https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=45840
Special Needs contact info contained in this link...
Special Needs contact info contained in this link https://d2xks5907lvzsh.cloudfront.net/media/plan_your_voyage/cruise-documents/passage_contract_clean_072517.pdf

Have your read the information on...
Not quite certain why you think the scooter in...
Not quite certain why you think the scooter in the hallway poses a fire hazard ? It's presents a Safety hazard in the event of an emergency such as a fire.

Copied directly from RCCL's website : ...
Whether or not a mobility scooter will fit the a...
Whether or not a mobility scooter will fit the a RCCL standard cabin door depends on the width of the scooter.

The width of the cabin door is 23" door frame to door frame. 2" than must be...