Disney's Yacht Club Resort
Delight in the formal grace of a grand New England-style yacht club at this lakeside hotel. Relax in the inviting elegance of a plush lobby replete with nautical touches, explore the whimsical Stormalong Bay and rent a variety of watercraft from Bayside Marina. Sharing many amenities with its pastel-toned sister, Disney’s Beach Club Resort, Disney’s Yacht Club Resort is walking distance to Epcot and a convenient boat ride to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Take to the skies—travel by aerial gondola for a bird’s-eye view of various locations around Walt Disney World Resort!
An Innovative Twist on Flight
Beginning in fall 2019, Guests can discover Disney Skyliner, an incredible new way to travel around Walt Disney World Resort!
Glide above the treetops and add an extra dash of pixie dust to your day. This grand, state-of-the-art gondola system will conveniently connect Disney’s Hollywood Studios and International Gateway at Epcot to the following Resort hotels: Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort, Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, Disney’s Pop Century Resort and Disney’s Riviera Resort.
Guests will be able to enjoy easy access to Disney’s BoardWalk entertainment district and a fun way to travel between Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Plus, the Disney Skyliner provides a relaxing trip to dining locations across Disney Resort hotels—including Disney’s Yacht Club Resort, Disney’s Beach Club Resort and Disney’s BoardWalk Inn.
Some of the gondolas are adorned with iconic Disney Characters, figures from Disney attractions and film favorites, which makes getting around even more magical as Guests enjoy breathtaking vistas over and between each of these enchanting locations!
Outdoor Water Recreation Area
Discover a life-size shipwreck, pools, lagoons and more at Stormalong Bay—a 3-acre water wonderland.
Climb the mast and zip down one of the highest hotel waterslides at Walt Disney World Resort. Catch currents on an inner tube in the lazy river, unwind in one of 3 whirlpool spas and relax on the elevated tanning deck. Children can wade into the main pool from a gentle slope and splash about in 2 kiddie pools—including one with a miniature waterslide.
Prefer a more tranquil experience? Explore 3 all-ages quiet pools—each with a whirlpool spa—located throughout Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resorts.
Savor mouthwatering steaks, seafood and more at this sophisticated, family-friendly restaurant.
Ship Shape Health Club
Enjoy a workout or indulge in a massage at this full-service fitness center.
Bring your pampered pooch to stay with you at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort.
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Pools at Disney's
Yacht Club Resort
Catch a wave at Stormalong Bay—a 3-acre water wonderland—or go for a swim in one of 3 leisure pools.
Splash it up at this 750,000-gallon, beachside wonderland that offers 3 acres of aquatic fun.
Immerse yourself in an expansive sand-bottomed pool or a lazy circular river. Explore a life-size shipwreck replica. Slide down one of the highest hotel waterslides at Walt Disney World Resort. Then, feel your cares melt away as you soak up the sun's golden rays atop an elevated tanning deck, or simply escape to one of 3 whirlpool spas.
Children can wade into the main pool from the gently sloping, sandy beach and cool off in the Shipwreck Pool—complete with a miniature waterslide!
Boasting an impressive complex of pools that range from swirling to placid or open to secluded, every member of your family can find a place to cool off and have some fun at Stormalong Bay.
3 Leisure Pools
Looking for a more peaceful swimming experience? Choose from 3 leisure pools at Disney's Beach and Yacht Club Resorts.
Disney's Beach Club Resort pool is located in the garden area on the far end of the resort facing Crescent Lake. Disney's Yacht Club Resort pool can be found in its own tranquil garden area. A third pool is privately located in the Disney's Beach Club Villas; although it is situated for the convenience of Beach Club Villas Guests, Guests of Disney’s Yacht Club Resort are welcome to enjoy it. All pools include steaming whirlpool spas.
Cool off amid African-inspired architecture and a wildlife preserve at the Uzima Springs Pool and the Samawati Springs Pool.
Fantasia Gardens and
Fairways Miniature Golf
Delight in two 18-hole miniature golf adventures based on Disney's classic animated film Fantasia.
A Family-Friendly Adventure
Putt your way through 5 whimsical scenes featuring tutu-clad hippos, marching broomsticks and pirouetting ostriches.
Perfect for families and beginner golfers, the Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course invites you to join the reverie as you aim through twirling obstacles, cross fanciful fountains and discover musical surprises. Beware of the broomsticks, ready to douse golfers who pass below!
A Thrilling Challenge
Resembling a traditional golf course built on a miniature scale, this course emphasizes skill over chance. Sand traps, bunkers, water hazards and sloping greens make the Fantasia Fairways Miniature Golf Course an exciting challenge, where par-3 and par-5 holes range in length from 63 to 109 feet long.
Scallywags 4 to 12 years of age can set sail on a pirate adventure, following clues to discover hidden treasure.
Movies Under the Stars
Watch favorite Disney films at complimentary screenings in the Solarium or on a lawn outdoors near the volleyball courts.
Gather ‘round as the sun goes down for a little old-fashioned family fun as you roast marshmallows next to a crackling fire.
Come for the Campfire – Stay for a Movie!
Cozy up for complimentary outdoor screenings of popular Disney films immediately following your campfire. No matter which Disney Resort hotel you choose, don’t miss your chance to enjoy Movies Under the Stars throughout your stay!
All Guests are welcome, and all activities are complimentary and held on select nights as weather permits. Entertainment is subject to cancellation or change at any time without notice. Activity and entertainment offerings vary by location.
Lafferty Place Arcade
Score big with a variety of video games at this arcade near Stormalong Bay.
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Ale & Compass
Dine on New England comfort food and classic seafood dishes in a coastal-inspired restaurant that’s reminiscent of a cozy lighthouse.
Drop anchor for Eastern Seaboard eats that the whole crew will love. Located at Disney's Yacht Club Resort, this seaworthy spot is a comfortable place to relax and refuel before and after a day of adventure.
Start the day with hearty breakfast dishes—including one-of-a-kind homemade hash, omelets, cornbread waffles, salted caramel-apple French toast or a protein bowl. Or, enjoy lighter fare, like fruit smoothies or a seasonal fruit plate with yogurt and granola.
Sail in for delicious lunch options, including Maine lobster rolls, fish & chips, sandwiches, signature burgers and salads.
Choose from a variety of dinner entrees to delight nearly every taste! Indulge in sumptuous seafood, like sustainable catch of the day, New England seafood pot pie or a coastal clambake. Heartier selections include cabernet-braised short ribs, slow-roasted barbeque pork chop, 10-oz New York angus strip and pappardelle pasta.
At lunch and dinner, satisfy your sweet tooth with decadent desserts, like lemon “curd” meringue pie, apple pie and 12-layer chocolate cake.
Wine, Beer and Spirits
For sailors 21 and over, stay on course with a glass of wine or a refreshing specialty cocktail. As the name suggests, Ale & Compass also offers an array of beer options.
Savor premium steaks, fresh seafood and more at this family-friendly, New England-style steakhouse.
A Slice of New England
Within the airy dining room’s knotty-pine beams and nautical touches, mouthwatering cuisine awaits!
High-quality, grain-fed beef is aged in-house and prepared on an oak-fired grill in the open kitchen. Feel your appetite begin to build while you watch butchers hand cut steaks to perfection in the dry-aging room.
Then, give into anticipation as you delight in beef entrées like the 12-oz Prime New York Strip Steak with peppercorn-brandy sauce, as well as other offerings, like Black Grouper and Lobster Pasta. Favorite sides include the Truffle Macaroni & Cheese, while the innovative kids menu pleases even the pickiest of eaters.
Be sure to save room for a decadent dessert like The Lexington Sundae or The Admirals Cake.
Guests are asked to adhere to the minimum dress code requirements at this Signature Dining experience. Dressier attire is also welcome. Please explore the minimum dress code requirements:
Men must wear khakis, slacks or dress shorts and collared shirts. Jeans may be worn if in good condition. Sport coats are optional.
Women must wear Capri pants, skirts, dresses or dress shorts. Jeans may be worn if in good condition.
Not permitted are tank tops, flip-flops, swimsuits, swimsuit cover-ups, hats for gentlemen, cut-offs, torn clothing and t-shirts with offensive language and/or graphics.
Advance reservations are highly recommended and can be made up to 180 days prior to your visit. Yachtsman Steakhouse requires 2 table-service meals with the 2019 Disney Dining Plan or 2 meals with the 2019 Disney Deluxe Dining Plan.
Cape May Cafe
Coast on down to this New England-style venue where you can join some Disney pals for a lively Character breakfast—or set sail later in the day for a seafood dinner buffet. Please note: Disney Characters join Guests for breakfast only.
Minnie’s Beach Bash Breakfast
Minnie and some of her friends have gathered at the Cape May Café to start the day with a Beach Bash Breakfast! They are all dressed up in their beachy best—and you are invited to join the fun!
Create unforgettable memories, get autographs and photos—and enjoy menu offerings including Mickey waffles, scrambled eggs, seasoned potatoes, sausage, oatmeal and more.
Please note: Disney Characters join Guests for breakfast only. Character appearances are subject to change.
Seafood-and-More Dinner Buffet
This seafood-and-more buffet offers a mouthwatering array of clams, mussels, crab legs, shrimp, ribs, chicken and more. Round out your meal with such hearty sides as mashed potatoes, chard and bacon, and corn on the cob. Be sure to save room for the delicious assortment of seaside sweets!
Please note: Disney Characters join Guests for breakfast only.
Advance reservations are highly recommended and can be made up to 180 days prior to your visit.
Beaches & Cream Soda
Good times and great eats are a "shore" thing at this old-fashioned soda fountain also featuring American grill favorites.
Hit the Sweet Spot
Revel in the nostalgia of the Atlantic seashore at this boardwalk-style ice cream shop where every day is sundae.
Recall fond memories and make new ones as you sip on flavored sodas, malted milkshakes and more while listening to oldies on the classic jukebox. Slide into a beach ball-bedecked booth and peruse a menu of fountain favorites, sweet surprises and “hot off the grill” items.
Find yourself in “burger heaven” or try the equally sublime grilled cheese and tomato bisque. Chili-cheese fries and onion rings are among the other comfort classics offered.
But the main event here is, of course, dessert! Find all your childhood favorites plus some new showstoppers: grow starry-eyed over the Milky Way Sundae, say yes to the No Way Jose or consider throwing in the towel once you get a load of the Kitchen Sink: 8 scoops of ice cream smothered in every topping we have.
A to-go menu of ice cream and beverages is also available, and you can even enjoy your goodies at a poolside table outside, overlooking Stormalong Bay.Uzima Springs Pool Bar
Invigorate your senses at this “spring of life” with cocktails, frozen drinks and more! Sip on a glass of sangria beneath the thatched hut or pop the top off a bottle of African beer. Salads and other assorted snacks are also available.
Crew's Cup Lounge
Race into port for a seafaring feast at this cozy outpost nestled next to the Yachtsman Steakhouse. Unwind with a pint and a hearty dish—crowd favorites include baked cheese dip, jumbo shrimp cocktail and the 10-ounce roasted prime rib.
Canoodle over a Cape Cod or any signature cocktail from the full bar menu at this mellow New England beach house-inspired lounge. Imported wines and draft beers, including Sam Adams Seasonal, enhance the mood. Appetizers are also available.
Start your day with hot breakfast items like a scrambled egg platter, and fuel up on lunch and dinner served until 11:00 PM: flatbread pizzas, made-to-order sandwiches and soups, including New England "chowda."
Waterside Bar and Grill
Enjoy the view of Stormalong Bay as you're blown away by a sea of signature cocktails, draft beers and frozen drinks like the rum-infused Piña CoLAVA. Or satisfy your sweet tooth with a Nestlé Mickey's premium ice cream bar.
Disney Resorts In-Room
Enjoy the convenience of ordering a variety of satisfying bites from the comfort of your room.
Pizza Delivery and Beyond
Get tasty classics like oven-fresh pizza, salad, wings, sandwiches and more delivered directly to your room when staying at a select Disney Resort hotel./p>
Disney's Yacht Club Resort - Amenities
Disney’s Magical Express
Enjoy complimentary transportation and luggage delivery to and from Orlando International Airport.
Disney Bus Transportation
Most areas throughout Walt Disney World Resort are accessible by complimentary bus transportation. The bus stop at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge is located near the entrance, in front of the Giraffe Trail Guest Rooms.
Minnie Van™ Service
Enjoy a new way to get around Walt Disney World Resort! Use your smartphone to request a private Disney vehicle.
Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet
Resort Airline Check-In
A 24-hour ATM is located near the Front Desk.
Guests interested in exchanging foreign currencies may visit the Front Desk or Lobby Concierge of this Resort hotel.
Effective for new reservations made March 21, 2018 and thereafter,
standard overnight self-parking is available to registered Guests for a
fee of $24 per night. Valet parking is also available for $33 per night.
All parking fees include applicable tax.
Complimentary standard self-parking is available while you enjoy select dining, shopping, entertainment, and recreation experiences at this Resort.
Convenient in-room babysitting and children’s activity centers are available for the kids at select Resort hotels.
Designated Smoking Areas
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Services
Enjoy 24-hour self-service laundry rooms, as well as dry cleaning and valet laundry services.
Coin-operated lockers are available for $1.00 per use near Uzima Pool.
Postcards, letters and pre-packed, pre-labeled packages with postage already applied can be mailed at the Front Desk or Concierge Desk.
Merchandise Delivery and Pickup
Shopping is a breeze at Walt Disney World Resort, thanks to complimentary merchandise delivery to your Disney Resort hotel.
Spa & Fitness
Service your spirit at Zahanati Massage & Fitness Center, a workout facility featuring equipment, massages and more.
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Internet - Free WiFi Service
Telephone with voice mail
Iron & Ironing Board