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Disney Takes Control of All Spas, New Spa Opens December 17th at Grand Floridian

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

From Michelle Baumann on the Disney Parks Blog: A soothing escape into a world of pampering and relaxation is just steps away from Disney theme park fun at the newly re-imagined Senses – A Disney Spa at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort. The fully remodeled spa, now owned and operated by Disney, is set to open December [...]

Dirk Wallen’s 7/29/12 WDW Photo Report

Monday, July 30th, 2012

WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen took a trip around some of the resort hotels and Downtown Disney yesterday and he was nice enough to share some newsworthy photos to share with us from his trip: Wow, that looks like it would kill me… Yep Halloween merchandise is out They now have color changing lanyards which turn [...]

Port Orleans Riverside Glistens with New Beauty After Remodel

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

The lobby at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside reopened this summer following a two-month renovation. The fresh new look includes new tile, colorful rugs, decorative period lighting and new furniture.  This  2,048-room resort depicts the lifestyle of the great Old South with wandering paths, picturesque waterways and the sounds of Cajun music, Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside includes mansion-style accommodations [...]

Marquee Installation Marks WDW Record at Art of Animation Resort

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

From Jennifer Fickley-Baker on the Disney Parks Blog: I’m happy to start off the week by sharing a fun update on Disney’s Art of Animation Resort. Last week, Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI) put the finishing touches on the new resort’s marquee. Measuring in at 46 feet, six inches, the resort’s sign now holds the record as [...]

Pepper Market Buffet May Stay After Successful Test Run

Friday, December 16th, 2011

From Pam Brandon on the Disney Parks Blog: It’s only a test, but we expect the new buffet concept at the Pepper Market in Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort might stay. The former “food court”-style dining has been replaced with a concept that suits families and conventioneers – a quick bite and a diversity of flavors. The restaurant [...]

FREE Wi-Fi is Available at Select Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

While Disney may not openly publish this information, complimentary wireless internet (Wi-Fi) is now available in public areas at many Walt Disney World Resorts in addition to Guest rooms as follows: Disney’s Port Orleans Resort: • Porte Cochere • Main Lobby • Bus stops • Guest rooms • Feature Pool (one pool at each; specified [...]

Trick or Treat! Candy Galore & More Can Be Found at Disney’s Resort Hotels

Sunday, October 30th, 2011

While everyone seems to be complaining that Downtown Disney no longer offers a district-to-district candy walk, the best kept secret seems to be Halloween festivities at Disney’s resort hotels. While this is not a complete list, we have uncovered the Halloween festivities for 13 of the Disney Resort Hotels at Walt Disney World. All of [...]

Get Ready for an In-Room Pirate Adventure!

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

From Jean Volante on the Disney Parks Blog: What if Disney could bring the magic of the parks and big screen into your very own Walt Disney World resortroom? Well, our creative team at Disney Floral & Gifts found a way to do just that with a new guest experience called “A Pirate’s Adventure” and it’s going to [...]

A Look Inside the Rooms at Disney's Art of Animation Resort

Sunday, December 19th, 2010

My FOX Orlando has posted some pictures taking an inside look at what the room interiors will look like at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort: A look inside the Cars rooms, where guests are staying at the Cozy Cone Motel The Lion King rooms are themed to the “I Just Can’t Wait to be King” [...]

Cody Smith's 11/18/10 WDW Photo Report

Sunday, November 21st, 2010

WDWNT Reporter Cody Smith visited three of the Walt Disney World parks on Thursday (including Animal Kingdom) and he has a number of newsworthy photos to share from his trip, so let’s take a look: The giant Mickey wreath is back on Disney’s Contemporary Resort

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