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4.3 of 5 guest rating
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The Little Mermaid Standard Room
260 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Family Suite (Lion King)
550 square feet
1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Twin Murphy Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Finding nemo family suite
550 square feet
1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Twin Murphy Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Cars family suite
550 square feet
1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Twin Murphy Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Family Suite
550 square feet
1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Twin Murphy Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
Select dates to see price

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

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Business center

Location

This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista resort is located in Bay Lake, within 3 mi (5 km) of ESPN Wide World of Sports, Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park, and Disney's Boardwalk. Disney's Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course is 2.2 mi (3.6 km) away.

Resort Features

3 outdoor pools, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool are available at this resort. Free WiFi in public areas, a free airport shuttle, and a free theme park shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, and self parking.

Room Amenities

All 1984 rooms offer free WiFi, flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and hair dryers. Other amenities available to guests include safes, phones, and ironing boards.

Disney's Art of Animation Resort

1850 Animation Way, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Disney's Art of Animation Resort features 3 outdoor swimming pools and an outdoor pool. The resort offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a business center. This family-friendly resort also offers tour/ticket assistance, an arcade/game room, and gift shops/newsstands. A roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a theme park shuttle are complimentary for guests. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

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

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Free theme park shuttle
  • Elevator
  • Free airport transportation
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Business center
  • Restaurant
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • 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

  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free theme park shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Disney's Art of Animation Resort offers 1984 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Satellite TV service
  • 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 specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an outdoor pool.

Accessibility

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

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

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 allowed for an extra charge of USD 50.00 per pet, per night
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at 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, debit 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Pet Policy: Reservations in the Cars Family Suites and The Little Mermaid Standard Room 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. Guests traveling with their dogs must register them with the front desk and adhere to the pet policies they receive upon registration. Contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

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.

  • Self parking fee: USD $13.00 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Animation Art Resort
  • Animation Resort
  • Art Animation
  • Art Animation Resort
  • Disney's Animation
  • Disney's Animation Resort
  • Disney's Art Animation Resort
  • Disney's Art Animation Resort Hotel
  • Disney's Art Animation Resort Hotel Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Art Animation Resort Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Art Animation Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Art Animation
  • Disney's Art Of Animation
  • Disney's Art of Animation Resort Resort
  • Disney's Art of Animation Resort Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Art of Animation Resort Resort Lake Buena Vista

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.

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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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