New Direct to Room Arrival Option for Walt Disney World Resort Hotel Guests

Disney's Art of Animation Resort: "The Little Mermaid" Standard Room

Within the next several weeks if you are staying on property at a Walt Disney World Resort hotel, you may have the option to go directly to your resort room when it's ready, without stopping by the front desk. This is an optional service!There are steps you must follow in order to be eligible for this option:First you have to customize your MagicBands for your current stay and you must have them shipped to your home. Second you must complete the Online Check-In process. Which includes … [Read more...]


Disney’s All Star Sports Resort hits it out of the park

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It’s no secret that I love getting a good deal and I am always hunting for a bargain, especially when it comes to Disney! On my most recent trip to WDW I stayed at the All Star Sports resort and found not only a great value, but a great themed resort as well. Here is why I think All Star Sports should be included in your resort roster.Theming: This resort is a must-stay for any Disney sports fan! Larger than life icons really make you feel a part of the game. Giant football helmets, tennis … [Read more...]


Is Direct To Room Check-In Coming to Walt Disney World Resorts?

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Rumors are swirling this week about "Direct To Room" Check-In at Walt Disney World Resort!  Imagine stepping off The Magical Express and going straight to your room, dropping off your luggage and heading out to jump into the magic!  If the rumors are true, many of us will begin to experience this enhancement in the near future!  Direct to Room check-in allows you to bypass the front desk and head STRAIGHT to your room.  Disney World has made this an optional service.  Guests will have the … [Read more...]


New Yummy Drinks Coming to Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto at the Polynesian Village Resort

Trader Sams Grog Grotto

 Trader Sam's Grog Grotto at the Polynesian Village Resort will be open this Spring. So we wanted to give you a little preview of what kind of yummy drinks you will be able to get when they open.These will be new handcrafted cocktails made with authentic premium ingredients in souvenir drink cups. The drinks have some pretty cool names. How about a Castaway Crush? Perhaps a Polynesian Pearl? Maybe a Nautilus? I think I will take a Dark & Tropical Stormy, it sounds mysterious! … [Read more...]


Celebrate the Patriots Win at the Disney World Swan and Dolphin

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I am sure you know the winner of this year’s big game is New England. They will celebrate their victory in style, and their fans can, too. The Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel is once again rewarding fans with the “I’m off to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel!” deal for residents of the winning team’s state.New England residents (Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, and Connecticut) will receive a free night and a complimentary automatic room upgrade at … [Read more...]


Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows are now on Sale

DisneyÕs Polynesian Villas & Bungalows Opening in 2015

Disney Vacation Club will start initial sales for its newest resort, Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows. Current Disney Vacation Club Members will be able to purchase beginning Jan. 12, and general sales will begin Feb. 9. When the first phase opens, scheduled for April 1, the resort will introduce unique Disney accommodations, including Bora Bora Bungalows and connecting Deluxe Studios. “We’re looking forward to welcoming families to this enchanting new resort, located just a quick … [Read more...]


Disneyland Hong Kong Breaks Ground on Disney Explorers Lodge

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Disneyland Resort Hong Kong broke ground on its third hotel, marking another milestone in the continued development of Hong Kong Disneyland Resort as a world-class travel and entertainment destination. Named Disney Explorers Lodge, the new 750-room hotel is slated to open in early 2017.See below for concept art of the resort.Dedicated to the spirit of exploration, Disney Explorers Lodge will invite guests to leave the everyday world behind and enter into a new world full of discovery, … [Read more...]


Aulani is an Hawaiian Paradise for the Family Sprinkled with Disney Magic

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Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, combines the beauty and spirit of the Hawaiian Islands with the magic of Disney storytelling and guest service to create unforgettable family vacation experiences.The resort recently completed a major expansion of its recreation area, the enchanting Waikolohe Valley, creating a spectacular infinity pool with a realistic grotto, a new  fun splash zone for smaller kids, and a new location for poolside and beachside dining.Waikolohe Valley is Aulani’s … [Read more...]


Sleep Like Prince or Princess In The Royal Suite at Four Seasons Resort Orlando At Walt Disney World Resort

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There’s always an allure to a Presidential Suite, the most coveted, premiere accommodations offered at a property.  At Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort, there’s not just one top suite - there are two - and one suite can be configured up to a nine bedroom residence, creating the ultimate penthouse retreat.The stunning Royal Suite and Presidential Suite on the Resort’s top guestroom floor are similar in size, with differences in view and select design features.  Both of … [Read more...]


New Details Revealed for the Villas and Bungalows at Disney’s Polynesian Resort

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New details have been revealed for Disney's Polynesian Villas and Bungalows. The Polynesian Village Resort has been undergoing lots of changes over the past year, and now we have some information about what this project will bring.The resort will now have the largest Deluxe studios at the Walt Disney World Resort, they will sleep up to 5 guests and have the option to connect to another Deluxe Studio. There will be 360 Deluxe studios, and 20 Bungalows. The bungalows will be unique on Disney … [Read more...]