Tag: Villas at the Grand Floridian

  • REVIEW: The Villas at the Grand Floridian Open as Latest Disney Vacation Club Resort

    REVIEW: The Villas at the Grand Floridian Open as Latest Disney Vacation Club Resort

    The Villas at the Grand Floridian opened on Wednesday, October 23rd and we were lucky enough to spend the first night staying in a one bedroom villa at the new resort. First off, I need to say there is probably not a bigger fan of the Grand Floridian than I. I’ve stayed at the GF […]

  • Dirk Wallen’s 10/9/13 WDW Photo Report

    Dirk Wallen’s 10/9/13 WDW Photo Report

    WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen visited the Magic Kingdom yesterday and has some newsworthy photos to share with us, so let’s take a look: The final turnstiles at the Magic Kingdom are being converted to touch-point entrances Some pavement outside of the Confectionery being worked on The entirety of Main Street will be repaved in January […]

  • Mary Poppins Penguin Fountain To Grace The Villas at the Grand Floridian

    Mary Poppins Penguin Fountain To Grace The Villas at the Grand Floridian

    When guests enter the Grand Atrium Lobby of the Villas at the Grand Floridian, not only will they find two 45-foot-long gold chandeliers, but they will also find this charming fountain: Made of bronze, guests will find seven penguins from Mary Poppins in playful poses in this lobby feature Here is an artist crafting the […]

  • Dirk Wallen’s 7/10-12/13 WDW Photo Report

    Dirk Wallen’s 7/10-12/13 WDW Photo Report

    WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen visited the Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, and Epcot last week and has a number of newsworthy photos to share with us, so let’s take a look: Work continues on the Villas at the Grand Floridian as we approach the opening in October Things are still a bit of a mess right […]

  • Dirk Wallen’s 6/27/13 WDW Photo Report

    Dirk Wallen’s 6/27/13 WDW Photo Report

    WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen visited Animal Kingdom, the Villas at the Grand Floridian, and Epcot earlier today and took some great photos to share with us, so let’s take a look: Starting at Animal Kingdom, Kodak signage is gone from the Camera Center With FastPass+ currently testing, It’s Tough to be a Bug once again […]

  • Dirk Wallen’s 6/18/13 Magic Kingdom Photo Report

    Dirk Wallen’s 6/18/13 Magic Kingdom Photo Report

    WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen visited the Magic Kingdom on Tuesday and has some newsworthy photos to share with us, so let’s take a look: The Villas at the Grand Floridian are starting to match the Grand Floridian skyline They are racing towards an October opening Work continues on the third bus loop at the Magic […]

  • Dirk Wallen’s 6/10/13 Magic Kingdom Photo Report

    Dirk Wallen’s 6/10/13 Magic Kingdom Photo Report

    WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen visited the Magic Kingdom on Monday and has plenty of newsworthy photos to share with us, so lets take a look: Work is still in the early stages for the third bus loop at the Magic Kingdom A look at the Villas at the Grand Floridian from across the lagoon An […]

  • PHOTOS: Inside Model Rooms of “The Villas at the Grand Floridian”

    PHOTOS: Inside Model Rooms of “The Villas at the Grand Floridian”

    Earlier today, I was lucky enough to get a tour of the model villas for “The Villas at the Grand Floridian” which will be opening in October. Here are photos I took of the deluxe studio and one-bedroom villa model rooms: The hallway Artwork in the hallway First we will look at the studio I’m […]

  • The Villas at the Grand Floridian Go On Sale This Week!

    The Villas at the Grand Floridian Go On Sale This Week!

    For those of you wondering when you might be able to buy into the Disney Vacation Club Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort, it will be May 23rd for DVC members and June 19th for non-members: This video also provides our first-look inside a model villa. So, what do you think of the Villas at […]

  • Dirk Wallen’s 5/13-5/20/13 WDW Photo Report

    Dirk Wallen’s 5/13-5/20/13 WDW Photo Report

    WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen has been all over the Walt Disney World theme parks over the last week and has a ton of newsworthy photos to share with us, so let’s take a look: We begin at Downtown Disney To Pleasure Island while it is still a thing… While nothing is going on at Adventurer’s […]