10n Great Perks From Staying On-site At Walt Disney World


At Walt Disney World there are more than 25 Resort Hotel locations to choose from, ranging from budget-conscious value Resort Hotels to luxurious deluxe Resort Hotels.  Whichever Disney Resort Hotel you decide to reserve for your Walt Disney World vacation, you will be amazed and delighted with all the special perks you will be able to take advantage of.  A stay at a Disney World Resort Hotel makes your Disney Vacation even more magical.

10. Magical Express

For those guests who will be arriving by plane, there is a service offered called “Disney’s Magical Express”.  Make your  Walt Disney World Resort Hotel reservations and request the Magical Express option, and this is what you will get:

  • Special luggage tags you will receive by mail—with these special tags, you check your luggage in at your local airport, and the next time you see them, they will be in your Disney Resort Hotel room
  • Motorcoach transportation from Orlando International Airport to your Disney Resort Hotel and return motorcoach from Resort Hotel to airport

9. Disney Vacation Packages

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Disney's Wilderness Lodge Villas - Photo credit Disney

First, choose from over 25 Disney Resort Hotels, then customize your special vacation package, which includes admission to all 4 theme parks, 2 water parks, and over 150 Walt Disney World restaurant and dining locations.  You have the option of a “Room and Ticket Package”, or a “Room, Ticket, and Dining Package”.  Watch for discounted packages offered periodically throughout the year.

8. Walt Disney World Dining Plan

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The Disney Dining Plan is a prepaid meal package that guests staying at a Disney World Resort Hotel can purchase in order to receive discounts up to 30% on food.  Also, you can make dining reservations up to 180 days in advance of your arrival.  This is how the DDP works. Each dining plan includes the following: 

(1) Quick Service Meal—(breakfast, lunch, or dinner)--1 entree, 1 beverage

(1) Table Service Meal—(breakfast)—1 entree, 1 beverage, or (1) full buffet family-style meal; (lunch or dinner)—1 entree, 1 dessert, 1 beverage, or (1) full buffet family–style meal

(2) Snacks—examples—popcorn, frozen popsicle, bag of snacks, piece of whole fruit, 20-oz bottle drinks, etc.

**Select Disney World Hotels offer the free dining plan on select dates throughout the year**

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