Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Lake Buena Vista resort in Bay Lake with 3 outdoor swimming pools

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Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Business centre

Location

This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista resort is located in Bay Lake, within 2 mi (3 km) of ESPN Wide World of Sports and Disney's Boardwalk. Disney's Hollywood Studios® is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.

Resort features

3 outdoor pools, a restaurant and a poolside bar are available at this resort. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free theme park shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a business centre, Dry cleaning and Laundry facilities.

Room amenities

All 1984 properties offer complimentary wireless Internet access, flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and hairdryers. Other amenities available to guests include safes, phones and ironing boards.

Disney's Art of Animation Resort

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Disney's Art of Animation Resort features 3 the outdoor swimming pools. The resort offers a restaurant. A poolside bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to A business centre. This family-friendly resort also offers tour or ticket assistance, an arcade/games room and gift shops/news stands. Complimentary self parking is available on-site.

Disney's Art of Animation Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Express check-in 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Business center 
  • Restaurant 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Luggage storage 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 1984 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 11 
  • Arcade/game room 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Phone 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Flat-panel TV 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Landscape of Flavors – This family restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 the outdoor swimming pools are on site.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Disney's Magical Express service provides roundtrip motorcoach transportation and luggage delivery to and from Orlando International Airport and select Walt Disney World Resort hotels. Guests who wish to utilize Disney’s Disney's Magical Express must make a reservation in advance through the Disney's Magical Express website or by calling:
U.S. and Canada reservations: 407-939-1936
United Kingdom reservations: 0800-16-90-730

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 56.25 per accommodation, per night.
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Pet Policy: Reservations in the Cars Family Suites and The Little Mermaid Standard Room booked after October 15, 2017 for arrivals through October 15, 2018 may include up to 2 dogs per room (surcharge). Pets are not permitted in any other room category. Guests must request a dog-friendly room at time of booking, or by contacting the property in advance of arrival. Contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD56.25 per accommodation, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Disney's Art Animation Resort Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Art Animation Resort
  • Disney's Art Animation Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Art Animation

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. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Walt Disney World Resort Hotel Benefits

Guests staying at this Walt Disney World Resort hotel can enjoy the following benefits during their stay:

  • First access to reserve a limited number of Disney FastPass+ attractions and shows, up to 60 days before they arrive (theme park tickets required)
  • Extended theme park hours with Extra Magic Hours at 1 of the Disney theme park each day (theme park tickets required)
  • Complimentary resort transportation via motor coaches, ferries, and monorail, providing convenient ways to explore all the theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort
  • Complimentary parking at Walt Disney World Resort hotels and theme parks
  • Complimentary MagicBands to access Disney theme parks (theme park tickets required), unlock guestrooms, check in at FastPass+ entrances for previously selected attractions and entertainment, and make payments at shops and restaurants
  • Complimentary roundtrip airport service between Orlando International Airport and select Resort Hotels via motor coach with Disney’s Magical Express, including luggage delivery straight to guestrooms
  • Resort Hotel entertainment, including themed pools with slides, outdoor Disney movie screenings, and Disney Character Dining experiences
Valid Theme Park admission tickets and online registration required for Disney FastPass+ attractions and entertainment (the number of selections guests can can make and available arrival windows are limited). To book airport transportation, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival; contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email. Offer subject to availability. Restrictions and blackout dates may apply.


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