Tag Archives: Lightning Lane

Disney World Guests Outraged as Pricey Genie+ App Meltdown Spoils the Magic

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Walt Disney World Resort in Florida is a busy and popular vacation destination for millions of visitors annually. To help alleviate the stress and hassle of long wait times, the theme park has implemented various features on its My Disney Plus App. Most notably, the Genie+ Lightning Lane paid addon allows parkgoers to plan their vacation and strategize via services ...

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Disney’s “Money Grab” Blamed for Long Wait Times During Lower Crowds

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Walt Disney World in Florida has continued to see lower crowds coming out of the summer season. Almost everyone covering the theme parks has detailed record low attendance over the past few months. However, wait times remain steady regardless of this troubling trend. Some guests have had enough and blame what they consider “Disney’s money grab” for these heinous wait ...

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Genie+ Prices Drop One Day After Park-Specific Pricing Announcement

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The Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort are climbing an uphill battle with their line-skipping policies. Many Guests have hoped the paid line-skipping system, Genie+, would be a temporary fix to curtail crowds after the COVID-19 closure. But Guests haven’t gotten their wish—Genie+ appears to be sticking around, and it recently got a controversial update. Since Disney did away ...

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Why Disney Fans Think Genie+ Should Cost More


Walt Disney World and Disneyland have long set the theme Park standard for the world to follow. For decades, pristine Parks, immaculate restrooms, top-notch service, and delectable dining have been markers of the Disney experience. The Cast Members and commitment to characters carrying out their personas in the Parks have been impossible for competitors to match, and the magic has ...

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Fan Shares How Cast Member Saved Their Life During Disney World Vacation

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The Walt Disney World Resort and the Disneyland Resort are the ultimate Disney vacation spots. Be it the enthralling experience of Magic Kingdom Park or exploring the wonderful world of Disney’s Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort, or taking a wondrous stroll through Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park at Disneyland Resort, there are always many thrills and ...

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“How Many Rides is Too Many?” Disney Fans Debate

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It seems that the new status quo of every Disney Vacation requires reservations and scheduling every aspect of every day. Theme Park Reservations, Disney Dining Reservations, and now even ride reservations seem required whether one purchases Lightning Lane access via Disney Genie+ or the Individual Lightning Lane options or one sets a specific time to join the standby line. Because ...

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Disney Genie+ Back to Record Cost for Holiday Weekend

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As Walt Disney World Resort Guest descend upon the Most Magical Place On Earth for Presidents Day Weekend, they will find Bob Chapek’s extra-cost replacement for the FastPass+ System priced at its all time high. The Disney Genie+ system has been a controversial addition to the MyDisneyExperience app since its inception, charging Guests an additional fee per person per day ...

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Princess Meet and Greets Will Return as Disney Genie+ Options

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When two long-overdue character experiences return to The Walt Disney World Resort, they will also be immediately available as Lightning Lane options on Disney Genie+. Disney Fanatic just reported that starting January 22, Magic Kingdom Park Guests will once again be able to Meet Ariel at Her Grotto and then experience Enchanted Tales with Belle starting on February 19. But ...

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Cast Member Reveals Disney Has Fired Employees Over This Lightning Lane Policy

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A former Cast Member who recently moved on from Walt Disney World shared some shocking policies the Mouse House has for CMs. Disney’s indeed tightening their purse strings. The Mouse House has been racking up prices for entry (though they recently announced a few complimentary services and perks for Guests), increasing food prices, and more, eventually leading to the cost ...

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Disney Slammed for “Unfair” Lightning Lane System

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Lightning Lane is back in the news again; an influencer slammed the service, highlighting how it was unfair to Guests at the Parks. The Walt Disney World Resort and each of its Theme Parks, Magic Kingdom Park, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and EPCOT,  is beloved by many a Disney fan for being the “Most Magical Place on Earth.” ...

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