In the heart of the Walt Disney World Resort lies the award-winning Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort – your gateway to Central Florida's world-famous theme parks and attractions. Travelers in search of fine accommodations, superb dining and a wealth of leisure activities near Walt Disney World needn’t look any further. The property is conveniently located between Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios and close to Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park and Magic Kingdom Park. Towering palm trees and elaborate fountains greet guests upon arrival, as do two 56-foot dolphin statues perched on the rooftop.
Gracious luxury and cutting-edge style merge seamlessly inside the resort’s sophisticated guest rooms, all designed by award-winning architect Michael Graves. Sink into a comfortable Westin Heavenly Bed featuring a custom-designed pillow-top mattress set, three crisp sheets, duvet comforter and fluffy pillows. New earth tones and splashes of warm hues add a fresh, contemporary feel. With custom-designed carpeting and draperies and upgraded technology, these havens of comfort are the perfect antidote to a busy day spent amid Walt Disney World’s heart-pounding excitement. Among the top-of-the-line amenities offered by the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort are 32” widescreen flat-panel LCD TVs, oversized desks and high-speed internet access.
Whether you’re in the mood for casual or fine dining, you can please the palate at any of the resort’s 17 restaurants and lounges. The Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort offers five swimming pools, whirlpools, and kiddie pools. As if that weren’t enough, it features a white sand beach, two sand volleyball courts, a basketball court and four lighted tennis courts. Guests can also tee off at several Walt Disney World golf courses. Those looking to stay fit on the road can jog down Disney’s BoardWalk, around Crescent Lake, and take in stunning views of Epcot. Alternatively, they can avail of a state-of-the-art health club equipped to please even the most demanding fitness devotee.
In addition, The Mandara Spa melds the resort’s unique architecture with Mandara’s signature Balinese style to provide a relaxing setting ideal for rejuvenating the senses. In recognition of its environmentally responsible practices, the non-smoking Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort has a "One Palm" designation by the Florida Green Lodging Program. The resort offers 84 meeting rooms that encompass 329,000 square-feet of indoor meeting space as well as 128,000 square feet of landscaped outdoor function space. Also on site are unique shops that offer the best in fine art, jewelry and much more. For your convenience, the hotel offers babysitting and child services, 24-hour room service and laundry facilities.
Staying on-site at the Disney Resort allows you to enjoy many special Disney benefits (available exclusively for guests staying at Walt Disney World hotels) including:
- Extra Magic hours Benefit at the Theme Parks
- Disney's Fast Pass +***
- Complimentary Scheduled Transportation Throughout Disney
- On-Site Disney Ticket Desk
- Character Dinning
- Advance Tee Times on Championship Disney Golf Courses
- Complimentary Delivery of Purchases Made in Theme Parks
*** The Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel is pleased to announce an exciting new benefit for hotel guests. The new Disney FastPass+ expands on the previous benefit of being able to reserve entry times at some of the most popular experiences in the Walt Disney World Theme Parks. Hotel guests can now enjoy the exclusive benefit of being able to reserve up to 60 days in advance of their trip and choose from a broader array of options, including Disney Character Greetings, fireworks and parade viewing areas, shows and spectaculars. Disney FastPass+ helps make vacation planning easier for the family and continues to offer guests exclusive benefits of staying at a Walt Disney World hotel.
Just visit www.MyDisneyExperience.com or access the www.MyDisneyExperience mobile app to purchase and/or link your park tickets. Then, using your hotel confirmation number and the names of each person in your party, begin making FastPass+ selections.
Unlock the magic of Disney before you leave home. Take advantage of FastPass+ today!
These Disney benefits are just a few of the reasons you will enjoy staying at the Disney hotel.
Resort Service Package Policy: There is a mandatory 28 USD plus taxes per day Resort Service Package. The Resort Service Package includes Enhanced in-room High-Speed wireless Internet, $25 off spa services of $100 or more during each day of your visit*, 2 bottles of water refreshed daily, Unlimited access to our health clubs, including our fitness on-demand video wall and on-demand Peloton spin classes, additional complimentary daily fitness class and fun resort activities for all ages, and Unlimited domestic long distance (US Mainland) and local, toll-free, and credit card calls.
Please note: Parking charges are as follows:
*Self-Parking registered/non-registered: $23 plus tax
*Valet Parking registered/non-registered: $33 plus tax
* A non-registered guest is a guest who is visiting the hotel to use the facilities and services, but is not staying overnight.
The property is not pet friendly. Also, the hotel offers a limited amount of handicap rooms and only a few with roll in showers. Please check for availability.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Unfortunately rooms at the Walt Disney World Dolphin do not include microwaves. If you need food reheated, contact the hotel’s Room Service and they will be able to assist you for a nominal fee. Please contact the Front Desk if you have special needs requiring a microwave; the hotel will accommodate you as best they can.