Deluxe Resorts - Practically Perfect Vacations
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Deluxe Resorts

Deluxe Resorts – These resorts have plush accommodations, multiple dining locations, elaborate pools, and prime location near theme parks. Many deluxe choices are located right on the Monorail system taking guests to and from the parks quickly, and others are within walking distance. While you’ll find them at a higher price point than the value and moderate resort options, the locations and amenities can’t be beat!


 

Club Level

If you are looking for a little extra while staying at a Walt Disney World Deluxe resort, you can book a room in the club level concierge category. With this level of extra magic, you can expect to be completely pampered with evening turndown service, secured key access to the club-level lounge, serving refreshments from 7am-10pm daily, as well as other amenities, including private concierge services. Staying club level in Walt Disney World is a sure way to stay in the heart of the magic, with extra pixie dust!

 

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

The majesty and grandeur of the great Northwest American spirit echo throughout this relaxing mountain retreat. The bubbling springs and gushing geysers add to the authentic Native American carvings and inspiring décor to reflect the historic National Park lodges of yesteryear. And the scenic restaurants are attractions in themselves.

Room Accommodations include • 698 rooms, 27 suites, 181 villas • Standard rooms accommodate up to four Guests, plus one child under age 3 in a crib. • All rooms have two queen-size beds, or one queen-size bed and bunk beds, or one king-size bed and private balcony or patio. • Guests choosing Club Level accommodations at the Old Faithful Club receive personalized concierge service and lounge with continental breakfast, midday snacks and evening wine, hors d’oeuvres, cordials and desserts.

Dining Signature Dining • Artist Point – Serving American cuisine with Pacific Northwest flavors for dinner. The ambience is inspired by the rustic yet elegant dining rooms in cherished national park lodges. Unique and Themed Dining • Whispering Canyon Cafe – Family-style, all-you-care-to-enjoy Family Platter for breakfast and BBQ Family Platter for lunch and dinner Quick-Service Dining • Roaring Fork – Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks Other Dining Options • Lounge serving appetizers, poolside snack bar and room service

Recreation • Two heated swimming pools, whirlpools, children’s pool, themed waterslide, health club • Health club, fishing, water play area, marina watercraft and bike rental, playground and recreation activities including Disney Movies Under the Stars and new balance® RUNNING TRAIL

Transportation • Water launch service to Magic Kingdom® Park and select Disney Resort hotels • Bus service to other Walt Disney World® Resort locations

 

    

 

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge & Villas

This secluded Disney Deluxe Resort and Disney Deluxe Villa Resort African-style lodge features its own wildlife reserve. Many meandering pathways allow viewing the more than 30 species of wildlife up close in open, natural habitats. If you are looking for a quiet escape from the parks, this is your place! Might not be the best choice if you want to be in and out of Magic Kingdom quickly, as it is a good distance from that area.

Room Accommodations • 955 rooms (Jambo House only), 15 suites, 216 Jambo House Villas and 493 Kidani Village Villas • Standard rooms accommodate up to four Guests, plus one child under age 3 in a crib.

• All rooms have two queen-size beds, or one queen-size bed and bunk beds, or one king-size bed (select deluxe rooms also include a day bed and balcony). The resort also offers Studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom grand villas.

Guests choosing Club Level accommodations at the Kilimanjaro Club receive personalized concierge service, lounge with continental breakfast, midday snacks and evening wine, hors d’oeuvres, cordials and desserts. Also, Club Level Guests can purchase the Sunrise Safari Breakfast at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park – a private, guided safari with an Animal Program Specialist, followed by a bountiful breakfast. (Available on select days. Valid Theme Park admission and advance reservations required.)

Dining Signature Dining • Jiko—The Cooking Place – Dinner featuring familiar foods with an African touch: seafood, steak, chicken and vegetarian offerings infused with the vibrant flavors and fragrant spices of Africa Unique and Themed Dining • Boma—Flavors of Africa – Breakfast and dinner buffet featuring all-you-care-to-enjoy African-inspired cuisine and vegetarian options • Sanaa – African cooking with an Indian influence. Guests enjoy familiar foods from our tandoor ovens or slow-cooked specialties with flavorful spices of Africa. With a view of the savanna, this casual family restaurant offers lunch and dinner. Quick-Service Dining • The Mara – Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks featuring fresh salads, soups, grilled sandwiches and bakery items Other Dining Options • Lounge serving appetizers, poolside snack bar and room service

Recreation • Two heated pools with slide, children’s pool, interactive water feature at Kidani Village • Playground at Jambo House, whirlpools, health clubs and select spa services • Community Hall family recreation room, arcades and recreation activities including Disney Movies Under the Stars. Kidani Village has sports courts (tennis, basketball, shuffleboard), which also have grills. The viewing areas on the savannas have animal programs. • Safari Tours: Starlight Safari, and exclusive for Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge & Villas Guests, Wanyama Safari and Dinner Just for Kids • Simba’s Cubhouse – A fun night of supervised activities, including arts and crafts, Disney movies, video games and more. Available from 4:30 p.m. until midnight. Dinner and a snack are included in the cost of the service.

Transportation • Bus service to other Walt Disney World® Resort location

 

 

Walt Disney World Epcot Area Resorts

 

Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resorts

Relaxed yet luxurious, Disney’s Beach Club Resort shares an array of amenities with its “sister resort” Disney’s Yacht ClubResort just a few feet away — a sandbottom pool, health club, full service marina and a beachfront promenade with direct access to Epcot® as well as the unique shops and restaurants at Disney’s BoardWalk entertainment district.

If you are looking for a relaxed atmosphere, while remaining just steps from Epcot and Hollywood Studios, this is the resort choice for you!

Room Accommodations • 1,170 rooms, 27 suites, 282 villas • Standard rooms accommodate up to five Guests, plus one child under age 3 in a crib. • All rooms have either two queen-size beds or one king-size bed and a day bed, and private balcony. • Guests choosing Club Level accommodations at the Regatta and Stone Harbor Clubs receive personalized concierge service and lounge with continental breakfast, midday snacks and evening wine, hors d’oeuvres, cordials and desserts.

Dining Signature Dining • Yachtsman Steakhouse – Specializing in oak-grilled steaks, poultry, seafood, vegetarian entrées and more for dinner Table-Service Dining • Captain’s Grille – Breakfast, lunch and dinner cafe-style restaurant that offers American dishes. • Cape May Cafe – An all-you-care-to-enjoy seafood dinner buffet… and much more! Crab legs, mussels and clams freshly steamed center stage, as well as carved meats, ribs, salads and pastas. • Beaches & Cream Soda Shop – Lunch and dinner featuring snacks and a classic American soda fountain Disney Character Dining • Beach Club Breakfast Buffet at Cape May Cafe – All-you-care-to-enjoy breakfast buffet Quick-Service Dining • Beach Club Marketplace – This hometown market and bakery features pastries, salads and gourmet sandwiches. • Hurricane Hanna’s Waterside Bar & Grill – Lunch, dinner and snacks Other Dining Options • Lounges serving appetizers, room service, and the nearby Disney’s BoardWalk Entertainment District offers additional dining options.

Recreation • Three-acre aquatic playground features heated sand-bottom pool, Stormalong Bay, themed waterslide, whirlpools, heated leisure pools, children’s pool, health club • Health club, tennis, fishing, marina watercraft rental, bike rental, arcade, hair salon and recreation activities including Disney Movies Under the Stars and new balance® RUNNING TRAIL Just for Kids • Sandcastle Club – A fun night of supervised activities, including arts and crafts, Disney movies, video games and more. Available from 4:30 p.m. until midnight. Dinner and a snack are included in the cost of the service.

Transportation • Within walking distance of Epcot® and Disney’s Hollywood Studios® • Water launch service to Epcot®, Disney’s Hollywood Studios® and other select Disney Resort hotels • Bus service to other Walt Disney World® Resort locations

 

Disney’s Boardwalk Inn

Beautifully appointed rooms, shingled rooftops, private courtyards and magnificent gardens combine to recreate the charming atmosphere of romantic bed-and-breakfast inns found along the mid-Atlantic coast of the 1940s. Plus bustling nightclubs, restaurants and shops at Disney’s BoardWalk entertainment district, adjacent to the Resort, recapture the fun and excitement of bygone waterfront villages and shorelines. This resort offers a fun and relaxing atmosphere at the same time! There is plenty of activity, dining options, as well as quiet spots to tuck away and relax!

Room Accommodations • 352 rooms, 20 suites, 532 villas • Standard rooms accommodate up to five Guests, plus one child under age 3 in a crib. • All rooms have two queen-size beds, or one king-size bed and a day bed. Some rooms offer a private balcony. • Guests choosing Club Level accommodations at the InnKeepers Club receive personalized concierge service and lounge with continental breakfast, midday snacks and evening wine, hors d’oeuvres, cordials and desserts.

Dining– Signature Dining • Flying Fish – Dinner specialties redefining American cooking through simplicity, true tastes and seasonal freshness, the Flying Fish chefs create signature dinner specialties such as potato-wrapped snapper and oakgrilled steaks. Table-Service Dining • Big River Grille & Brewing Works – Lunch and dinner featuring appetizers, sandwiches, steaks, seafood, chicken and fresh-brewed specialty ales. • ESPN Club – Lunch and dinner featuring appetizers and sandwiches. Watch live sports broadcasts • Trattoria al Forno – Breakfast featuring frittatas and dinner featuring wood-fired pizzas, hand-rolled pastas, velvety risottos and seasonal seafoodQuick-Service Dining • BoardWalk Bakery – Baked goods, soups, salads and sandwiches • Ample Hills Creamery – Ice cream, homespun milkshakes and sundaes Other Dining Options • Lounge serving morning coffee and pastries and bar specialties in the evening, poolside snack bar and room service

Recreation • Heated pool with 200-foot themed waterslide, two leisure pools, children’s pool • Playground, whirlpools, health club, tennis, fishing, new balance® RUNNING TRAIL • Community Hall family recreation room, arcade and recreation activities including Disney Movies Under the Stars

Transportation • Within walking distance of Epcot® and Disney’s Hollywood Studios®. • Water launch service to Epcot®, Disney’s Hollywood Studios® and other select Disney Resort hotels • Bus service to other Walt Disney World® Resort locations

 

 

Walt Disney World Monorail Resorts

 

Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Enjoy accommodations in a dazzling lakeside environment. As monorails breeze quietly through the lobby, you’re reminded that the Magic Kingdom® Park is just moments away either by monorail or a short walk. This Deluxe Hotel features a fun pool area and a wide variety of dining and recreational options to ensure a magical vacation spot! The view of the fireworks over Magic Kingdom simply can’t be beat!

Room Accommodations • 633 rooms, 23 suites, 428 villas • Standard rooms accommodate up to five Guests, plus one child under age 3 in a crib. • All rooms have two queen-size beds, or one king-size bed and a day bed, and large bathroom. • Guests choosing Club Level accommodations at the Atrium Club and Tower Club receive personalized concierge service and lounge with continental breakfast, midday snacks and evening wine, hors d’oeuvres, cordials and desserts.

Dining- Signature Dining • California Grill – Dinner inspired by California cooking offering abundant flavors influenced by the West Coast melting pot. Onstage kitchen with spectacular views. Unique and Themed Dining • The Wave…of American Flavors – Breakfast, lunch and dinner offering American cooking blended with world flavors, and healthful menu selections with fresh flavors and trendy cocktails Disney Character Dining • Chef Mickey’s Fun Time Buffet – All-you-care-to-enjoy breakfast and dinner Quick-Service Dining • Contempo Cafe – Open breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks with a contemporary flair.  Other Dining Options • Lounge serving appetizers, poolside snack bar and room service

Recreation • Two heated pools with slide, whirlpools, interactive water feature, leisure pool and poolside cabana rentals • Health club, tennis, fishing, marina watercraft rental, arcade and recreation activities including Disney Movies Under the Stars and new balance® RUNNING TRAIL

Transportation • Within walking distance of Magic Kingdom® Park • Monorail service to Magic Kingdom Park, Epcot® and select Disney Resort hotels • Water launch service to select Disney Resort hotels • Bus service to other Walt Disney World® Resort locations

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Escape to a South Seas hideaway, with tropical gardens, lavish luaus and gentle waves lapping against the sandy shores. Friendly people, fun, laughter and good cheer reflect the enchanting customs and culture of the islands. Torch-lit walkways, a cascading indoor waterfall and the soothing sound of distant drums beckon with the imagery of paradise found. Aloha. Sounds like a perfect way to spend a magical week!

Room Accommodations • 478 rooms, 6 suites, 360 deluxe studios and 20 Bungalows • Standard rooms accommodate up to five Guests, plus one child under age 3 in a crib. • All rooms have two queen-size beds, or one king-size bed and a day bed. • Guests choosing Club Level accommodations at the King Kamehameha Club receive personalized concierge service and lounge with continental breakfast, midday snacks and evening wine, hors d’oeuvres, cordials and desserts.

Dining Dinner Show • Disney’s Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show – Enchanting music, spectacular costumes and authentic dances accompany an all-you-care-to-enjoy feast inspired by the flavors of Polynesia, in an open-air pavilion. Beer and wine are included for Guests 21 years of age and older. Table-Service Dining • Kona Cafe – Breakfast, lunch and dinner featuring steaks, sushi, seafood, pasta, vegetarian entrées and more with Asian flavors. • ‘Ohana – Family-style, all-you-care-to-enjoy dinner of Polynesianstyle salads, beef, seafood, poultry, pork and vegetables. • Kona Island – Enjoy coffee, tea, pastries and fruit in the morning. Cocktails, wine and sake also available. Disney Character Dining • ‘Ohana’s Best Friends Breakfast featuring Lilo and Stitch – Family-style, all-you-care-to-enjoy breakfast with Disney Characters. Quick-Service Dining • Capt. Cook’s – Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. Open 24 hours. Other Dining Options • Lounges serving appetizers, poolside snack bar, room service and coffee bar. • Pineapple Lanai – Offers Dole Whip soft serve and pineapple floats. • Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto – Lounge offering handcrafted Tiki cocktails, regional beers and Polynesian-inspired small plates.

Recreation • Themed heated pool with waterslide, leisure pool, interactive water feature, aquatic play areas and poolside cabana rentals • Health club (accessible at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa), fishing, marina watercraft rental, Surrey bike rentals and recreation activities including Disney Movies Under the Stars and new balance® RUNNING TRAIL Just for Kids • Lilo’s Playhouse – A fun night of supervised activities, including arts and crafts, Disney movies, video games and more. Available from 4:30 p.m. until midnight. Dinner and a snack are included in the cost of the service.

Transportation • Monorail service to Magic Kingdom® Park, Epcot® and select Disney Resort hotels • Water launch service to Magic Kingdom Park and select Disney Resort hotels • Bus service to other Walt Disney World® Resort locations.

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Amazing elegance combine with impeccable service and spectacular views to create exceptional style that pampers Guests and responds to every whim. Live lobby entertainment by the Grand Floridian Orchestra, multi-paneled arch windows, turn-of-the-century gas lamps, regal chandeliers and a world-class spa define quintessential luxury at Disney’s flagship Resort Hotel. If you are looking for elegance and total pampering, the Grand Floridian is the only place to be!

Dining Signature Dining • Cítricos – Dinner offering American cuisine celebrating savory Mediterranean flavors – steaks on an oak-fired grill, seasonal seafood selections and creative pasta dishes • Narcoossee’s – Dinner featuring seafood and more in this waterfront restaurant that is nestled on the shores of Seven Seas Lagoon • Victoria & Albert’s – A prix fixe elegant, intimate seven-course dinner menu in a Victorian setting, offering Modern American cuisine. Extensive wine list; jacket required. Diners must be 10 years of age and older. Table-Service Dining • Grand Floridian Cafe – Breakfast, lunch and dinner Disney Character Dining • Supercalifragilistic Breakfast at 1900 Park Fare – All-you-care-toenjoy buffet • Cinderella’s Happily Ever After Dinner at 1900 Park Fare – All-youcare-to-enjoy dinner buffet Quick-Service Dining • Gasparilla Island Grill – Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. Open 24 hours. • Beaches Pool Bar & Grill – Lunch, dinner and snacks Other Dining Options • Private dining, lounge serving appetizers, poolside snack bar, beach bar, afternoon tea and room service

Recreation • Two heated swimming pools, including the Beach Pool with a themed slide, aquatic play area • Health club, campfire, fishing, poolside cabana rentals, marina watercraft rental including the Grand 1 Yacht, arcade and recreation activities including Disney Movies Under the Stars and new balance® RUNNING TRAIL • Senses – A Disney Spa offers soothing spa services, such as facials, massages, body wraps and aromatherapy. Transportation • Monorail service to Magic Kingdom® Park, Epcot® and select Disney Resort hotels • Water launch service to Magic Kingdom Park and select Disney Resort hotels • Bus service to other Walt Disney World® Resort locations