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Overview of Disney's Riviera Resort

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Outdoor pool
Hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Smart TV
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Disney's Riviera Resort

3 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDisney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park37 min walk
    Popular LocationEpcot®18 min drive
    Popular LocationDisney's Hollywood Studios®19 min drive
    AirportOrlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.)28 min drive

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About this area

Lake Buena Vista

Located near the boardwalk, Disney's Riviera Resort is in Lake Buena Vista's Bay Lake neighbourhood. Disney Springs® and Old Town are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park. Check out an event or a game at ESPN Wide World of Sports, and consider making time for Disney's Hollywood Studios®, a top attraction not to be missed.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park - 37 min walk
  • Disney Springs® Area - 3 min drive
  • Disney Springs® - 8 min drive
  • Epcot® - 18 min drive
  • Disney's Hollywood Studios® - 19 min drive

Getting around

  • Orlando Station - 25 min drive
  • Orlando International Airport (MCO) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • Biergarten Restaurant - 18 min walk
  • Via Napoli - 18 min walk
  • Via Napoli Ristorante e Pizzeria - 18 min walk
  • Ale & Compass Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Flying Fish Cafe - 4 min drive

About this property

Disney's Riviera Resort

3-star Lake Buena Vista hotel in Bay Lake with 3 restaurants
Along with 3 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre. Free WiFi in public areas and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a poolside bar and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 489 rooms provide conveniences such as sitting areas and microwaves, plus free WiFi and balconies or patios. Other amenities available to guests include Smart TVs, room service and coffee makers.
Disney's Riviera Resort offers 489 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour fitness centre.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (USD 25 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 33 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • Free 24-hour return airport shuttle
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:00 AM–11:30 AM: USD 5-30 for adults and USD 5-30 for children
  • 3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • Firepit
  • Outdoor furniture

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Smart TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The check-in location differs from the property location; to check in, go to My Disney Experience
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

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 5 and USD 30 for adults, and USD 5 and USD 30 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: USD 25 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 33 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 may be 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
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Disney's Riviera Resort Hotel
Disney's Riviera Resort Lake Buena Vista
Disney's Riviera Resort Hotel Lake Buena Vista

Frequently asked questions

4.8
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 11 out of 13 reviews
5 - Excellent 85%
Rating 4 - Good. 2 out of 13 reviews
4 - Good 15%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 13 reviews
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4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent Resort highly recommend
Stayed 5 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Amenities
Hot tub didn’t work at quite pool, not much of a choice of food, no room service.I think if you stall at that resort you should have fist choice to eat at there restaurant before someone not staying there tryed 4 mounts before vacation still could not get in
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Fantastic place to stay! Plenty of options for food and drink, plus the Skyliner is right on property!
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Property is incredible. Disney did this one right. Food service is excellent. Staff was very friendly.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The bestest resort at Disney!!! Fresh, new, and simply magnificent. Must stay here when you plan to visit Disney World!
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021