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Walt Disney World Dolphin

Hotel Class
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.1 / 5Very Good
10,451 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Epcot®
    11 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Disney's Hollywood Studios®
    21 min drive
  • Restaurant
    Beaches & Cream Soda Shop
    17 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Crew's Cup Lounge
    17 min walk

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+64 9913 4658
  • Traditional Room, 2 Double Beds, No View

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 5
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  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Resort View

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Room, 2 Double Beds, View (Fireworks View)

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Resort View

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Resort View

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Resort View

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Resort View (Fireworks View)

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Resort View (Fireworks View)

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Premium Studio, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

    Room Amenities

    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Lake Buena Vista

Located near the boardwalk, Walt Disney World Dolphin is in Lake Buena Vista's Bay Lake neighbourhood, an area with good shopping. Disney Springs® and Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Disney's Hollywood Studios® and Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park. Travelling with kids? Don't miss Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park, or check out an event or a game at ESPN Wide World of Sports. Our guests appreciate the resort's central and quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Disney Springs® - 7 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Epcot® - 11 min drive
  • Popular Location
    ESPN Wide World of Sports - 11 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Disney's Hollywood Studios® - 21 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park - 34 min drive

Getting around

  • Kissimmee Station - 20 min drive
  • Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • Shulas Steakhouse — 1 min walk
  • Todd English bluezoo — 1 min walk
  • Beaches & Cream Soda Shop — 17 min walk
  • Crew's Cup Lounge — 17 min walk
  • Sunshine Seasons — 18 min walk

About this property

Walt Disney World Dolphin

Catch some rays on Walt Disney World Dolphin's private white sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 12 restaurants. All 1509 rooms feature comforts such as pillowtop beds and premium bedding, while conveniences include fridges and coffee makers. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, wireless Internet access (surcharge) and flat-screen TVs.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4 PM - midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 33.75 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Health club access
  • Fitness centre access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room bottled water

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 12 and USD 17 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 25 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 25.00 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self-parking fee: USD 25 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 35 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort
  • Dolphin Resort
  • Walt Disney World Dolphin
  • Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel
  • Dolphin Hotel
  • Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort Lake Buena Vista
  • Walt Disney World Dolphin Lake Buena Vista
  • Walt Disney World Dolphin Bue

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)
  • Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) (USD25.00 per night)

Parking

  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

Food and Drink

  • Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:00 AM–noon: USD 12-17 per person
  • 12 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
  • 5 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Activities

  • Game room
  • Pool
  • Spa tub
  • Full service spa
  • Shopping onsite
  • Golfing nearby
  • Fitness centre/gym
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kids pool
  • Spa services onsite

Family friendly

  • Fridge
  • Waterslide
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5
  • Free theme park shuttle
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Family property
  • Children's pool
  • On private beach
  • Miniature golf on site
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room

Conveniences

  • Grocery store
  • Gift shops and newsstand
  • ATM/banking
  • Elevator/lift

Guest Services

  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Business Services

  • Conference space
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Spa

  • Number of treatment rooms - 8
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Reflexology
  • Massages

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Air conditioning
  • Cribs available
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Food and Drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing boards
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Desk

Nearby activities

Activities

  • Playground on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Miniature golf on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Basketball on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Volleyball on site

Where to eat

Where to eat
Shulas Steakhouse – Steakhouse with a bar. Serves dinner.
Todd English bluezoo – Seafood restaurant with a bar offering seafood. Serves dinner.
Fresh Mediterranean Mrkt. – Restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch and light fare. Kids' menu available.
The Fountain – Restaurant. Serves lunch, dinner and light fare. Kids' menu available.
Picabu – Restaurant. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open 24 hours.
4.1
5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
3,315
3 - Okay
1,341
2 - Mediocre
639
1 - Poor
327
4.2
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

The value for your money was excellent. The chance to book here and have access to all Disney parks recreation and other services, not to mention some unique offerings at the hotel, was a real plus.

Stayed 2 nights in Sep. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 2 nights in Sep. 2019

4/5 Good

Location was great in relation to Disney locations.

Stayed 2 nights in Sep. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Check in was fast. Pool area was nice even if there was one pool under construction. Restaurant at pool was not that fast or nice but all other areas were wonderful.

Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 2 nights in Sep. 2019

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