Tag Archives: Disney Resorts

Disney’s Riviera Resort Celebrates the Elegance of the European Riviera, with a Disney Twist

Disney’s Riviera Resort Celebrates the Elegance of the European Riviera, with a Disney Twist 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Yolanda Cade For centuries, the European Riviera has inspired visitors to relax, rejuvenate and play along the Mediterranean. At Disney’s Riviera Resort, projected to open December 2019, the history and charm that enchanted Walt and Lillian Disney, and so many others, will be yours to experience. In each meticulous detail and around every turn, you’ll see how Imaginee Continue Reading

See the NEW Gran Destino Tower at #CoronadoSprings

See the NEW Gran Destino Tower at #CoronadoSprings 3 As of this morning, the Gran Destino Tower at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort is officially open to the public. This gorgeous new tower is part of the “reimagined” Coronado Springs, meaning that the entire resort has updates and new additions. Yesterday I was invited to a media event at the tower, where I was able to check out the new facilities and stay the night. The tower itself is absolutely Continue Reading

Mobile Order Service Coming Soon to Select Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

Mobile Order Service Coming Soon to Select Walt Disney World Resort Hotels 20 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Avery Maehrer Imagine getting a jump start to your day or returning from the parks and conveniently ordering, paying for and picking up fresh meals and snacks when you are ready – right from your fingertips. Over the coming months, you’ll be able to do just that as we expand the popular mobile order food service to additional restaurants at Disney Resort hotels, i Continue Reading

General Sales for Disney’s Riviera Resort are Now Open, Plus Introductory Offer on Membership

General Sales for Disney’s Riviera Resort are Now Open, Plus Introductory Offer on Membership 21 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Yolanda Cade If you’ve been dreaming of relaxing à la Mediterranean Riviera, today is the day you’ve been waiting for! General sales for Disney’s Riviera Resort, the newest Disney Vacation Club Resort projected to open December 2019, are now open. Plus, you can save with a new special offer on Membership. With its castles and colorful, fairy-tale villages, Europe h Continue Reading

Fishing at Fort Wilderness

Fishing at Fort Wilderness 22 We are all well aware of all the fun things that you can do inside the parks at Walt Disney World, but did you know about all the exciting things you can do at the resorts?  Recently my family stayed at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campgrounds and participated in some new and fun activities that we never thought about doing at Walt Disney World, so I wanted to share one of them with you. Did you know you could go Continue Reading

Sneak Peek of Art Coming to Disney’s Riviera Resort

Sneak Peek of Art Coming to Disney’s Riviera Resort 28 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jessica Quinn On his extended tours of Europe, Walt fell in love with European art, architecture, food and, of course, stories. And now we’re so excited to share that the art in Disney’s Riviera Resort will reflect a European theme with a Disney twist! We’ve been talking about these awesome unique, Disney touches for the past few months and today we get to share wit Continue Reading

The Cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground

The Cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground 29 My family’s go to Staycation spot in Walt Disney World is the Cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground.  Why you ask? Because when we step into Fort Wilderness we immediately relax and escape the hustle and bustle of life.  Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground is quiet, filled with wildlife, and for our family filled with outdoor fun. I will preface this by saying, I am not a camper.  This is the Continue Reading

Holiday Decor at Wilderness Lodge

Holiday Decor at Wilderness Lodge 39 One of my favorite things to do during the holidays is to head over to the different resorts and check out the holiday decor.  Wilderness Lodge has one of the most beautiful Christmas trees.  It is just so grand and the atmosphere of the resort just makes you feel like you are somewhere up North. Sometimes you can park at the resort and let them know that you are just coming to look at the holiday decor, but when Continue Reading

Holiday Decor at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa

Holiday Decor at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa 46 As I’ve said before, one of my favorite things to do during the holidays at Walt Disney World is to resort hop to see all the beautiful holiday decorations.  Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa is one of my favorites. Stepping into the resort, it’s absolutely stunning. So elegant.  When you walk in you see the grand Christmas tree front and center in the main lobby. The Victorian style tre Continue Reading

Holiday Decor at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Holiday Decor at Disney's Contemporary Resort 59 This past weekend we hopped on the monorail to visit some of the resorts and check out the holiday decor.  Sometimes people are looking for something cheap and fun to do while visiting Walt Disney World.  Visiting the resorts to see the holiday decor is a top on my family’s list.  Yes we are local, but when family comes to visit and they aren’t quite into the parks as much as we are, visiting the res Continue Reading

Swan & Dolphin Resort Tower – Update

Swan & Dolphin Resort Tower - Update 67 Earlier this year we reported an expected expansion at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. Now we have more details about the planned third tower. Currently, the resort has 2,270 guest rooms, numerous restaurants, a spa, and 331,000 of meeting space. The new tower, set to be built on the current tennis courts next to the Swan, will add 349 guest rooms on 14 stories and meeting space of more than 2 Continue Reading