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[20 Jun 2019 | No Comment | ]
Disney Increases Overnight Parking Fees at Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

The overnight parking fees at the Walt Disney World Resort Hotels are going to cost you just a bit more thanks to a minor price increase.
The new rates are effective as of June 18 for reservations made on or after June 18. Reservations made prior to that date will pay the original overnight fee.
The overnight parking fees are:
For reservations made before June 18, 2019 for arrivals in 2019 or 2020:

Disney Value Resorts: $13 per night
Disney Moderate Resorts: $19 per night
Disney Deluxe and Deluxe Villa Resorts: $24 per night

For reservations made …

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[23 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Digital Key Feature in My Disney Experience App Rolls Out to All Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

The Digital Key feature in the My Disney Experience app has been rolled out to all Walt Disney World Resort Hotels.
The feature allows guests to unlock their resort hotel room using the My Disney Experience app.
This is in addition to being able to use your MagicBand to unlock your hotel room.
And because it’s Disney, guests will hear the sound of pixie dust “filling the air” as they unlock their room using their Bluetooth-enabled phone.
Guests can also use this app feature to unlock hotel entrance gate and other areas that require …

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[27 Jun 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney World’s Dog-Friendly Hotels Policy Likely to End in October

Last fall the Walt Disney World Resort started a pilot program that allowed guests to bring their dogs to stay in their hotel room at four Walt Disney World Resort Hotels.
Now it appears – based on a date on the official Walt Disney World Resort website – that the pilot program is ending on October 15, 2018.
The “Dog-Friendly Disney Resorts” page says: “This pilot program is currently available to Guests with reservations at these Disney Resort hotels now through October 15, 2018 as part of a test.”
The hotels currently participating …

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[14 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Resort Hotel Guests to Be Charged for Overnight Parking at All Hotels

Guests who book their reservation at all Walt Disney World Resort Hotel after March 21 will be charged for overnight parking if they intend on parking their cars at the hotel.
The fees will be added to the guest’s hotel folio at check-out. Only guests at the Campsites at Fort Wilderness will not be charged for parking as each campsite provides one spot for a vehicle.
Prices for parking are:

Disney Value Resorts: $13 per night
Disney Moderate Resorts: $19 per night
Disney Deluxe and Deluxe Villa Resorts: $24 per night

Valet parking is available at …

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[24 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Vacation Club Members Get Additional Dining Discount through September

Disney Vacation Club members can enjoy an additional dining discount at select Walt Disney World restaurants through September 30.
The discount – an additional 20% off – will be available at table service restaurants at select Walt Disney World Resort hotels.
The total discount of 30% will be available before 6:30 p.m. and after 8:30 p.m. at these restaurants: Artist Point, Jiko, Citricos, The Grand Floridian Cafe, Flying Fish, The Wave…of American Flavors, Olivia’s Cafe, Boatwright’s Dining Hall, The Turf Club Bar & Grill, and Captain’s Grill.
The existing 10% DVC discount will …

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[22 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Caribbean Beach Resort Restaurants Closing for Refurbishment this Spring

Disney recently announced two major resort construction projects at Coronado Springs and Caribbean Beach, and now we’re hearing more details about what is happening at Caribbean Beach Resort.
Guests with reservations at Caribbean Beach that start at the end of April and beginning of May started receiving emails on Tuesday informing them of the closure of the dining options at the resort.
Beginning in late April (between April 27 and 30 according to sources), Old Port Royale Food Court, Shutters, and Banana Cabana Pool Bar will close for an undetermined amount of …

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[16 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Resort Gingerbread Displays Ready for the Holidays

The gingerbread displays at the Walt Disney World Resort are ready for the holidays!
The popular Gingerbread Holiday Castle is already up at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. Guests will find the display on the Grand Canyon Concourse. Once again the display is inspired by Disney’s Frozen and feature Mary Blair-inspired characters. Be sure to look for the 16 hidden Olafs.
The life-size gingerbread house in the lobby of Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort is open beginning today, November 16.
Guests will find gingerbread house decorating demonstrations every day in the lobby (except Sundays). The gingerbread …

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[6 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Resort Relocates Some Hotels Guests Ahead of Hurricane Matthew

Walt Disney World Resort has relocated guests at several hotels as Hurricane Matthew moves closer to the eastern coast of Florida.
Guests at Fort Wilderness campground, Disney’s Polynesian Village bungalows, and the Saratoga Springs Treehouse Villas were moved to other lodging on property.
The guests in campers and RVs at Fort Wilderness were reportedly moved to one of the Magic Kingdom parking lots.
As of press time, Disney World has also made some changes to events including closing Blizzard Beach today and tomorrow, closing Typhoon Lagoon tomorrow, and canceling the Spirit of Aloha …

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[5 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club Resort Expanding Convention Space

Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club Resort is expanding its convention space as part of a new construction project.
The expansion will add 25,000 square feet to the convention center, bringing the total space to 100,000 square feet.
The construction project also includes the addition of more parking spaces across Epcot Resort Boulevard. The expansion of the convention center will take up an area of the current parking lot.
This expansion project is slated to start in November and be completed in the spring of 2018.
Each year the Yacht and Beach Club convention area …

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[20 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
New Room-Only Discount Announced for this fall at Walt Disney World Resort

Fall is a great time to visit the Walt Disney World Resort and Disney has just sweetened the deal with the announcement of a room-only discount for most nights in October, November, and December.
The room-only discount is good for most nights on October 4 through November 24, and November 28 through December 23.
Guests booking the discounts can save up to 25 percent at Deluxe Resorts and Dexlue Villas, up to 20 percent at Moderate Resorts, and up to 15 percent at Value Resorts.
The offer excludes three bedroom villas and campsites. …