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Old July 20th, 2007, 04:38 PM
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Default Can kids in diapers go in kids pools?

I know that a child in a diaper can't go in the regular pools on a ship, but can they go in the kids pool? Specifically on RCI?

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Old July 23rd, 2007, 09:39 AM
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No, the cruise lines don't want kids in diapers in the kiddie pools either. It's mostly because of the risk of a diaper accident -- and having to clear out a whole pool to clean it -- that lines prohibit it. Some parents bring small blow up pools that they can dump a little bit of water in to keep their little ones cool.

Disney's kiddie pool has a separate filtration system in it's "ears" so that kids in diapers can go in it.

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Old July 26th, 2007, 01:53 PM
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On our last RCI cruise there was a sign posted at the pool....."no swim diapers." Most cruiseship pools have a shallow edge around them to prevent water from sloshing onto the deck we had a great time just walking my 15 mo old around the edge, without getting her diaper wet. No one seemed to mind, except for my daughter. She wanted to get in!
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Great advice!

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