This article is about the special. For other uses of "The Floating Palace", see The Floating Palace (disambiguation).
"Sofia the First: The Floating Palace"
Season 1, episode 22
The Floating Palace title card
Airdate: November 28, 2013
Writer: Craig Gerber
Director: Jamie Mitchell
Larry Leichliter (co-director)
"The Baker King"
"Holiday in Enchancia"

Sofia the First: The Floating Palace is the twenty-second episode of season one of Sofia the First. It is the length of two episodes, and produced as the twenty-second and twenty-third episodes of the season. It is the second special, after Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess, which was a full-length pilot movie to the series.


While Sofia's family vacations in Merroway Cove, she meets a young mermaid, who's special comb gets her kidnapped by Cedric (transformed into an octopus), who wants it in his scheme to take over Enchancia.


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Ariel Winter Princess Sofia
Darcy Rose Byrnes Princess Amber
Zach Callison Prince James
Sara Ramirez Queen Miranda
Travis Willingham King Roland II
Tim Gunn Baileywick
Wayne Brady Clover
Jess Harnell Cedric
Jim Cummings Wormwood
Admiral Hornpipe
Kiernan Shipka Princess Oona
John Ross Bowie Sven
Sarah Mitchell Princess Cora
Jodi Benson Princess Ariel
Queen Emmaline
Phil Morris Plank
Jeff Bennett Farley
Joyce Kurtz Additional voice
Kerry Gutierrez Additional voice
Ronnie Sperling Additional voice
David Heckel Additional voice
Scott Menville Additional voice
Jackie Gonneau Additional voice


Full credits

The following credits are how they are seen on-screen (or as close as possible).

Connections to previous events

  • When meeting Oona, Clover refers to himself as a "blue ribbon bunny," as he won a blue ribbon for winning the village pet contest in "Blue Ribbon Bunny".


  • It was included on the DVD of the same name on April 8, 2014.
  • Disney Press published a book adaptation on September 24, 2013.
  • Cedric is a lot more devious and threatening in this episode, becoming a full-on villain, yet he still never blows his cover.
  • Ariel is the fourth Disney Princess to guest star, coming from the 1989 film The Little Mermaid. Jodi Benson reprises the role.
  • Sofia read about Ariel in books.[1]


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External links

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