Walt Disney World® area

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Walt Disney World® area

A huge fantasy resort where you can enjoy all the thrills and spills of the theme park, stay in fun-themed hotels and enjoy world-class entertainment.

Spanning a vast area of over a billion square metres, the huge Walt Disney World® Resort Florida is one of the world’s best-known and best-loved tourist attractions. Only 34 kilometres from Orlando, the resort contains four theme parks, with entertainment, shops and so many great places where you can stay.

The fun begins when you land at Orlando International Airport and then get on board the Disney Magical Express®, which will transport you and your luggage to your hotel. With more than 20 themed accommodation options there are plenty of choose from, whether you’re looking for somewhere to camp out or a luxurious five-star hotel.

The resort is made of five different districts comprising the four theme parks as well as the Downtown Disney® Area. The most popular is Magic Kingdom®, where you can visit Space Mountain and the Pirates of the Caribbean attractions, or by night admire the spectacular fireworks show that illuminates the Cinderella Castle.

To explore the world’s diverse cultures, take a trip to Epcot® where you can visit expos from 11 different parts of the globe, lead a mission to Mars and even visit one of the world’s largest aquariums. Explore the famous film sets at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®: enter the Twilight Zone in the Hollywood Tower Hotel, try the American Idol Experience or experience 4-D in the Toy Story Mania!® Attraction.

Unearth a dinosaur or hear Simba roar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® theme park. Or you can head for the >Downtown Disney® area where you can shop dine, and even witness the spectacular Cirque du Soleil acrobatic show La Nouba.

With spas, water parks and golf courses in the resort, don’t forget to pack your swimsuit and your golf clubs. As well as the monorail, there are coaches and water taxis to take you around the whole complex, allowing you to make the most of everything on offer and enjoy your whole visit.

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62149 Cheap Hotels Near Walt Disney World® area

Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
4401 Grand Floridian Way, Lake Buena Vista, FL
This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista resort is located near the airport, within 1 mi (2 km) of Disney's Palm Golf Course and Disney's Magnolia Golf Course. ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (990 reviews)
"This resort will “spoil” you to not want to stay anywhere else."

Reviewed on 17 Oct. 2021

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Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Disney's Contemporary Resort
Disney's Contemporary Resort
4 out of 5
4600 N World Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Magic Kingdom® Park and Walt Disney World®. Disney's Palm ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (996 reviews)
"Ok"

Reviewed on 17 Aug. 2021

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Disney's Contemporary Resort
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort
3.5 out of 5
4600 N World Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista resort is located near the airport, 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Magic Kingdom® Park, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Epcot® and Disney's ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (51 reviews)
"Flawless stay. Exceptional view from balcony. Allowed early check in upon arrival"

Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2021

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Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort
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Walt Disney World Dolphin
Walt Disney World Dolphin
4 out of 5
1500 Epcot Resort Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
The price is NZ$324 per night from 1 Nov. to 1 Nov.
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Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
4401 Grand Floridian Way, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Disney's Contemporary Resort
Disney's Contemporary Resort
4 out of 5
4600 N World Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Disney's Contemporary Resort
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort
3.5 out of 5
4600 N World Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort
Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
4 out of 5
1600 Seven Seas Dr., Lake Buena Vista, FL
Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort   2 BEDROOM LAKEVIEW
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort 2 BEDROOM LAKEVIEW
4600 World Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort 2 BEDROOM LAKEVIEW
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort (1 Bedroom Villa- Lake View )
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort (1 Bedroom Villa- Lake View )
4600 N World Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort (1 Bedroom Villa- Lake View )
Disney's Wilderness Lodge
Disney's Wilderness Lodge
4 out of 5
901 Timberline Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Disney's Wilderness Lodge
A 1 Bedroom time-share unit Grand Floridian Resort at Disney World.
A 1 Bedroom time-share unit Grand Floridian Resort at Disney World.
4401 Floridian Way, Lake Buena Vista, FL
A 1 Bedroom time-share unit Grand Floridian Resort at Disney World.
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.