11 Reasons Why You Should Stay at an Animal Kingdom Area Resort

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9. The Food

You won’t go hungry like a hyena in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Resort. Between the resort hotels you can choose from a number of delicacies ranging from African-inspired to Mexican-inspired as well as classic American and more traditional dishes. When booking your accommodation don’t forget to consider a Disney Dining Plan. And don’t worry - none of the food is slimy, just very satisfying!

10. There’s Room to Breathe

Here at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Resort you can truly escape the hustle and bustle of the parks by undertaking some serious R&R. And with resort hotel facilities that include swimming pools, jogging trails, fitness centers and tennis and basketball courts, there’s no better place to do it. Disney’s Animal Kingdom Resort takes “Hakuna Matata” to a whole new level!

11. Guest Benefits

It goes without saying that, besides all the “bare necessities”, as a guest you’ll also enjoy magical benefits during your stay. Take advantage of Extra Magic Hours (for select attractions only), Disney Dining Plans, complimentary transportation and parking, complimentary MagicBands and the option to make your FastPass+ reservations up to 60 days in advance when booking your accommodation.

There’s no better year to visit Disney’s Animal Kingdom Resort, as this July will also see the release of the live-action remake of The Lion King. So with things like new merchandise and of course existing festivities such as the Festival of the Lion King, expect the light to touch these lands more than usual. In the meantime, consider a resort hotel here and “take your place”…

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