Walt Disney World Resorts

Walt Disney World has 25 resorts on property. This page will eventually have information on all of them. But for now, I will update it as I go, and that way you have access to what I have posted so far!

Deluxe Resorts

Animal Kingdom Lodge

“Savanna View” is a room option…need I say any more!

🦒 Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge is set alongside 4 savanna’s that are home to over 200 animals! View over 30 different species of African wildlife.
🌊 2 amazing pool areas with waterslides, spas, children’s wading pool and a water playground.
🍽 Home to the famous bread service at Sanaa and other popular restaurants offering African specialties in addition to American favorites.
🦒 Spread out in the Villa’s at Jambo House or Kidani Village. Enjoy 1, 2 or 3 bedroom options complete with kitchens and still enjoy all the amenities of the resort.

The Beach Club

The Beach Club Resort is a New England Style resort that is simply elegant, located at the Walt Disney World Resort. Some of it’s features include:
🛏 Several room types some of which are standard, premium, suits, and even a Presedential suite
🍽 Nine on site dining locations, varying between table service, quick service, and gran n go
🍨 Beaches and Cream, a popluar and delicious cafe with not only yummy ice cream options (and a walk up order window), but great food as well!
🌊 Stormalong Bay, the huge main pool shared with the Yacht Club. It has a sand bottome pool, a pirate ship water slide, elevated deck, 3 spas, and a lazy river
🕹 Arcade
🔥 Campfire activities and movies under the stars
🏃‍♀️ Jogging path
👟 Walking distance to Epcot and several other resorts
🚡 Access to the Skyliner, Ferry Boats, and Busses for transportation
🏋️‍♀️ Health Club
⛱ Poolside cabanas
🏐 Volleyball
🎾 Tennis
Sand-bottom pool, delicious ice cream, spacious rooms, and an excellent location are only a few reasons to check out Disney’s Beach Club Resort.

The Boardwalk

The Boardwalk Resort at Disney World is an experience all it’s own! It has a whimsical theme of a turn-of-the-century Atlantic City waterfront hotel, complete with carnival games on a Coney Island style Boardwalk. It is located within walking distance of Epcot. Here’s some great features of this fun resort:
🛏 Rooms and villas that sleep 2-12 people
🍽 8 dining locations available right on the Boardwalk that include bars, ice cream, table service, and quick service
🚡 several transportation options including ferry boat, skyliner, and bus
⛳️ Fantasia Gardens and Fairway Miniature Golf are located near the resort and accept walk ups if you need a last minute activity
👟 it’s within walking distance of the Yacht and Beach club resorts, opening up your dining and activity options even more
🌊 Has an amazing pool with roller coaster themed slide
🎠 Has several Boardwalk artifacts to enjoy around the resort

The Contemporary

Disney’s Contemporary Resort and Bay Lake Tower has amazing views of Seven Seas Lagoon and Magic Kingdom! It is just a short stroll over to the park. It is ultra modern with the iconic A-frame design.
Here’s just a bit of what this resort has to offer:🛏 All room types from standard to parkview, club level to suites
💦 3 pools with poolside cabana rentals
🍽 So many dining options, from the famous California Grill to the newly opened Steakhouse 71. There is even character dining at Chef Mickey’s!
🎮 arcade
🔥 Campfire activities
📽 Movies under the stars
⛵️ Boat rental
🏀 Basketball
🎾 Tennis
🏐 Volleyball
🎣 Fishing
🛥 Specialty cruises
🛍 Several shopping locations
⚒ renovated this year with The Incredibles theming
This resort is celebrating it’s 50th birthday along with Magic Kingdom, so why not celebrate with them?

The Grand Floridian

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort is just that… grand! This Victorian-style resort is among the most sought-out Deluxe resorts on Disney property.
Guests staying here get fabulous views of the Seven Seas Lagoon, Magic Kingdom fireworks, and the Electrical Water Pageant. Here’s just some of the features of this luxury resort:

🍽 Unique, exclusive, and exquisite dining
🚝 Monorail access
🏋️‍♀️ Health Club
🏊‍♀️ Pool with waterslide and a quiet pool with whirlpool spa
⛱ Poolside cabanas
⛵️ Boat rentals, fishing, and specialty cruises
🛀 World class spa and salon
🎮 Arcade
🏀 Basketball courts
🔥 Campfire activities and movies under the stars

The Polynesian

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort was already one of my favorites…but with it’s reimagining it can’t be beat!
🌺 Guests will notice the changes as soon as they pull up to the Guest Ceremonial House. A high-pitched thatch style roof is just one of the details adding to the open and airy vibe of the South Seas.
🌺 Rooms feature a new Pacific Ocean inspired color palette bringing a “whole new energy to the space, evoking undulating ocean waves and tropical flowers”. Look closely, you may even spot characters in the room’s details, patterns and textures taken from the film “Moana”!
🌺 Enjoy lush vegetation, exotic tastes at world-class restaurants, a volcano water slide at the Lava Pool, and the amenities of being on the Seven Seas Lagoon.
🍽 Home to several amazing dining locations, including Ohana, Tambu Lounge, and the infamous Trader Sam’s
This resort also features:
🔥 Campfire activities
📽 Movies under the stars
🏐 Volleyball
🎣 guided fishing excursions
🛥 Fireworks cruises
🛍 Several shopping locations
🎨 Various crafts
👟 Jogging trail
⛵️ Boat rental

Wilderness Lodge

Immerse yourself into the beauty of the outdoors with a stay at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort.

🌲 Inspired by turn-of-the-century National Park lodges, the resort offers a rustic elegance both inside and out.
🚤 Convenient water transportation to the Magic Kingdom.
🌠 Situated in a prime location to view the evenings’s Electrical Water Pageant
🌊 Gorgeous pools surrounded by nature with a 67-foot waterside built right into the rocks.
🍎 Several amazing on site dining options including Artist Point Character Dining with Snow White, the Evil Queen, and the dwarves, as well as one of my personal favorites, Whispering Canyon.

Deluxe Villa Resorts

The Riviera

If you’re looking for a Disney resort to book next year, I suggest The Riviera Resort!This European inspired resort offers so much to guests!

🗺 The Riviera is the first resort to offer Tower Studio rooms. These rooms combine efficiency with luxury to accommodate up to 2 guests!

🍽 Topolino’s Terrace is a rooftop restaurant that offers a superb dining experience of French and Italian cuisine. A bonus is the amazing character breakfast offering with Mickey, Minnie, Daisy, and Donald!

🚡 The Riviera is one of the few resorts located on a Skyliner station! Extra transportation is always a plus.

📸 The resort is simply stunning with amazing landscaping, views, and a Tangled and Peter Pan mosaic photo op area!

Saratoga Springs

Check out Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa at Walt Disney World! It’s a charming, Victorian-style resort inspired by Saratoga Springs, a late 1800’s New York retreat famous for it’s spas and horse racing. This resort boasts:
🍽 6 restaruants
🏊‍♀️ 5 pools
🏡 Private treehouse villas
💅 Spa
⛳️ Golf course
🌠 Movies under the stars
🔥 Campfire activities
👟 Jogging trail
🏋️‍♀️ Health club
🎮 Arcade
🛍 Walking bridge to Disney Springs
🚴‍♂️ Bike Rental
🎠 Playgrounds
🏀 Basketball courts
🎾 Tennis courts

There’s so many reasons to love Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa. Just a short walk from Disney Springs, this resort is truly charming. 🐎

There’s so many reasons to love Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa. Just a short walk from Disney Springs, this resort is truly charming. 🐎

Moderate Resorts

Caribbean Beach Resort

🌴 Moderate resort with full a vibrant tropical colors and lush landscapes. Accommodations are divided and themed into 5 distinct islands: Barbados, Jamaica, Martinique, Trinidad and Aruba.

🌊 The fun, Spanish fort styled pool will get the whole family playing pirates! It includes a zero-depth entry, water cannons, an 82-foot slide and a shipwreck play area.

🚡 Excellent location right on the Disney Skyliner hub allowing quick and easy access to Epcot and Hollywood Studios.

⚓️ Optional pirate themed rooms full of nautical details and hidden treasures.

🛏 Great option for families with 3 children. Many rooms have a 5th sleeper.

🚤 Many recreational activities including boat and bike rentals, volleyball and a Sandy beach.

Coronado Springs

Coronado Springs is a beautiful Spanish themed resort across a lucious, sprawling property.

🔸 Beautifully refurbished rooms with a nod to Three Caballeros
🏢 Gran Destino Tower feels like a deluxe resort at moderate pricing
🌊 An amazing Mayan Pyramid themed pool
🍽 Some of the best restaurants and lounges on property

Value Resorts

Art of Animation

Disney’s Art of Animation Resort is tons of fun! This value resort offers kid-friendly theming, a convenient locatioDisney’s Art of Animations Resort is tons of fun! This value resort offers kid-friendly theming, a convenient locatio#artofanimationresortn and a great price.
🎨 Guests are brought into the world of animation with theming around Disney and Pixar favorites: The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Cars and Finding Nemo
🌊 Inspired by Finding Nemo, The Big Blue Pool is Disney’s largest resort pool, complete with a zero-depth entry, under water music and an interactive splash pad.
🛏 Standard Rooms as well as Family Suites spread across the resort. Suites accommodate up to 6 people and include a living room, two bathrooms and a kitchenette
🐕 Four legged friends don’t need to miss out on the magic. Currently some rooms are dog friendly!
🎨 Unique activities including a drawing class or “sketch artist of the day” will immerse your family even further into the world of animation.

Published by Emily Trempe

I am a mom of 2 boys ages 11 and 14, and have been married to my wonderfully supportive husband, Brian for 14 years. I work full time in the billing department of a large opthamolgy practice in Michigan. I have not just a love for all things Disney that started from birth. My boys sometimes call it my Disney problem, but my husband and I fondly refer to it as my Disney passion. I have a side gig as a travel advisor. I can help plan almost any vacation, but as you can guess, I specialize in Disney and Universal.

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