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New Orleans romance

Set on the Sassagoula River and just a mile from Epcot, this resort with its cobblestone streets, flower courtyards, and charming balconies captures the flavor of New Orleans' French Quarter.

Doubloon Lagoon

Creole delicacies and live jazz create a relaxed “Big Easy” feel. Guests at Disney's Port Orleans Resort - French Quarter can rent watercraft or swim in the Doubloon Lagoon pool with its alligator fountains and colorful dragon waterslide.

A taste of Carnivàle

Lush gardens and cobblestone paths separate the 7 buildings of Disney's Port Orleans Resort - French Quarter. Guestrooms are decorated with antique-style wood furnishings and Mardi Gras-inspired touches.

Disney's Port Orleans Resort French Quarter

2201 Orleans Dr Lake Buena Vista FL 32830

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests arrive at this French-Quarter inspired resort via a New Orleans-style train station; a two-story lobby with an interior courtyard provides the central check-in area. Free WiFi access is provided. The grounds are dotted with attractive gardens and lush greenery. By day, guests can hear the sounds of jazz from the player piano. At night, Scat Cat's Club, an on-site jazz club, gets cookin' with the hot sounds of New Orleans.

Outdoor fun at Disney's Port Orleans Resort - French Quarter is focused on Doubloon Lagoon, a water playground with alligator fountains and a huge waterslide in the shape of a dragon, inspired by the famous Mardi Gras celebrations. Young and old guests can also enjoy a children's pool, playground, arcade, and rentals of bicycles and watercraft. Creole delicacies are the featured menu items at Floatworks and Food Factory, which also serves popular American favorites.

Complimentary transportation is provided to all Walt Disney World Theme Parks, water parks, and the Downtown Disney Area. Complimentary ferry service is provided from the resort to the Downtown Disney Area. Complimentary self parking and an area shuttle are available. Fitness facility, tours/ticket assistance, and supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) are available as well.

Disney's Magical Express: Guests of this resort are eligible for complimentary Disney's Magical Express service (pre-booking required). Motor coaches pick up guests at Orlando International Airport and drop off at Walt Disney World Resort Hotels. Disney staff members pick up luggage at baggage claim and deliver them straight to guestrooms (for arrivals between 5 AM and 10 PM). Guests arriving outside of these hours should pick up their baggage at baggage claim to carry with them on the motor coach.

This hotel is nonsmoking except in designated outdoor areas.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 1008 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Television 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory - Huge icons reminiscent of Mardi Gras parades—including ice-cream cones, jester masks, and oversize beads—hang high above diners in this casual food court with a warehouse motif. Menu items include a choice of Creole or American dishes, and dining is self-serve in style. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner every day.

Sassagoula Pizza Express - Pizza is available for room service during evening hours.

Scat Cat's Club - Located off the lobby, this jazz-themed club features cocktails, soft drinks, and specialty drinks.

Mardi Grogs Pool Bar - Specialty drinks, soft drinks, and light snacks are served poolside, weather permitting.

Nearby Things to Do

At the center of this resort's outdoor fun is Doubloon Lagoon, a water playground with alligator fountains and a huge, colorful, Mardi Gras–inspired slide in the shape of a dragon. The resort also offers a separate children's pool, playground, game arcade, bike rentals, and watercraft rentals. Resort guests also enjoy privileges at a companion property, Disney's Port Orleans Resort – Riverside, a Louisiana-style resort inspired by Mark Twain and the days of riverboats. Disney's Port Orleans Resort – Riverside has quiet pools, stocked fishing holes (catch and release), and an old-fashioned swimming hole with water slides and fountains. Complimentary ferryboats up the Sassagoula River transport guests to the Downtown Disney Area.

Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and 36-hole Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course are both within two miles of the resort via complimentary transportation. The resort's guest services can assist with reservations at any one of Disney's five tour-caliber golf courses, all located on Walt Disney World Resort property. A nine-hole walking course is also available.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Playground on site 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests must pre-book Disney's Magical Express, a complimentary transfer from the Orlando airport to the hotel. This service picks up and delivers luggage directly to guestrooms for those arriving between 5 AM - 10 PM. Guests must claim their own bags after hours. For more details and to book transfer service, contact the resort directly using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.
Complimentary Resort Airline Check-In Service allows eligible guests flying on participating airlines and staying at select Walt Disney World Resort hotels to check luggage and receive boarding passes at the hotel. Guests flying on participating airlines and arriving through Disney’s Magical Express are automatically enrolled in the service. Guests must call 407-284-1231 (5 AM - 11 PM) to pay luggage fees prior to check-in, or guests can check bags at the airport. For additional information, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 2.99 and USD 14.99 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Disney's Port Orleans French
  • Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter Resort
  • Disney's Port Orleans Resort French
  • Disney's Port Orleans Resort French Quarter
  • Disney's Port Orleans Resort French Quarter Hotel
  • Disney's Port Orleans Resort French Quarter Lake Buena Vista
  • French Quarter Resort
  • Orleans Resort

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.

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.

Spring Events and Attractions at Walt Disney World Resort

Guests staying at this Resort Hotel can enjoy the following events and attractions at Walt Disney World Resort in Spring 2016 (theme park tickets required):

  • Seasonal foods during the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival March 2 - May 30, 2016
  • Experience the Star Wars™ saga with new and enhanced attractions, entertainment, and dining at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
  • New nighttime experiences debuting April 22, 2016 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park
Guests may purchase discounted Disney theme park tickets via the "Things to Do" section of this Web site. Offer subject to availability. Restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

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