Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

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The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa are a deluxe villa resort and the 12th Disney Vacation Club property. Step back in time to the Victorian era with beautiful grounds and iconic architecture, inspired by the famous Hotel del Coronado in California.

Resort Overview

When guests think of Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa, luxury is a word that quickly comes to mind. The villas are no exception. The villas opened in 2013 and are located near the spa and wedding pavilion. They share amenities with Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa, providing spacious accommodations and a central location at the Walt Disney World Resort.

Reasons We Love This Resort:

Location: As one of the monorail resorts, this resort is just a few minutes away from the Magic Kingdom and is also a short monorail ride away from EPCOT. There are accommodations available with theme park and lake views, and there is also a walking path if guests choose to walk to the park.

Theme: This resort is known for luxury and is a staple at the Walt Disney World Resort. With immaculate grounds and iconic architecture reminiscent of the Victorian era, it is well known by all.

Dining: WIth so many amazing dining options right at your fingertips, this resort is a must for any Disney foodie! Plus, there are even more options at the nearby resorts and at the Magic Kingdom.

 

Amenities:

  • Wi-Fi Service (complimentary wi-fi access in guest rooms, main lobbies, and main pools)
  • Dining Options (table service, quick service, and poolside service)
  • Business Center (computer services, print services, shipping services, office supplies)
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Luggage Service (luggage assistance, valet parking assistance, dry cleaning)
  • Laundry Services (in-unit for villas with one or more bedrooms)
  • Housekeeping Services
  • Valet and Self-Parking
  • 24-Hour ATM (near the front desk)
  • Front Desk Service (banking and mail)
  • Merchandise Delivery and Pickup
  • Grocery Orders
  • Concierge Service (purchase tickets, upgrade tickets, special requests)
  • Disney Meetings
  • Health Club
  • The Grand Floridian Spa
  • Safekeeping (in-room safes with safe-keeping boxes available at Front Desk)
  • Rapid Fill (refillable mugs)
  • Wake-up Call Service
  • Disability Service (mobility, hearing, visual, and service animal accommodations)

 

 

A Full Range of Accommodations

There are a variety of room types at this resort with various sizes and views, with 147 units in total. Each unit includes standard amenities such as WiFi, a television, a hairdryer, a coffeemaker, and plenty of storage. All studio units include a mini-refrigerator while units with at least one bedroom include a full-size refrigerator and a fully-equipped kitchen. There is also a washer and dryer in units with at least one bedroom.

Room Types

Resort Studio – Standard View

  • Sleeps up to 5 adults
  • Views of Courtyard, Landscaping, Monorail, or Parking Area
  • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Day Bed

Resort Studio – Lagoon View

  • Sleeps up to 5 adults
  • Views of Seven Seas Lagoon
  • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Day Bed

Resort Studio – Theme Park View

  • Sleeps up to 5 adults
  • Views of Magic Kingdom Park
  • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Day Bed

Deluxe Studio – Standard View

  • Sleeps up to 5 adults
  • Views of the Courtyard, Landscaping, Monorail, or Parking Area
  • 1 Queen Bed, 1 Queen-Size Sleeper Sofa, and 1 Single Pull Down Bed

Deluxe Studio – Lake View

  • Sleeps up to 5 adults
  • Lake View
  • 1 Queen Bed, 1 Queen-Size Sleeper Sofa, and 1 Single Pull Down Bed

1 Bedroom Villa – Standard View

  • Sleeps up to 5 adults
  • Views of the Courtyard, Landscaping, Monorail, or Parking Area
  • 1 King Bed, 1 Queen-Size Sleeper Sofa, and 1 Single Pull Down Bed

1 Bedroom Villa – Lake View

  • Sleeps up to 5 adults
  • Lake View
  • 1 King Bed, 1 Queen-Size Sleeper Sofa, and 1 Single Pull Down Bed

2 Bedroom Villa – Standard View

  • Sleeps up to 9 adults
  • Views of the Courtyard, Landscaping, Monorail, or Parking Area
  • 1 King Bed, 1 Queen Bed, 2 Queen-Size Sleeper Sofas, and 1 Single Pull Down Bed

2 Bedroom Villa – Lake View

  • Sleeps up to 9 adults
  • Lake View
  • 1 King Bed, 1 Queen Bed, 2 Queen-Size Sleeper Sofas, and 1 Single Pull Down Bed

3 Bedroom Grand Villa – Lake View

  • Sleeps up to 12 adults
  • Lake View
  • 1 King Bed, 4 Queen Beds, and 1 Queen-Size Sleeper Sofa

 

Dining Information

The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa have a variety of dining options available at its sister resort, Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa. There are also several other options available nearby at other resorts located in the Magic Kingdom resort area as well as at the Magic Kingdom.

All Dining & Lounges

Cítricos

This signature dining experience features Florida cuisine with Mediterranean flavors. The menu includes options such as strawberry salad, guava-barbequed short ribs, and warm apple rose for dessert. There is also an award-winning wine list.

The restaurant has been recently re-imagined and inspired by Mary Poppins Returns with whimsical vibes and décor reminiscent of the movie’s animated scenes.

Narcoossee’s

Enjoy an array of fresh seafood, steak, and more at this waterfront signature dining experience. After dinner, head outside to enjoy the spectacular views of the Seven Seas Lagoon and fireworks from the Magic Kingdom, with the music piped in.

Grand Floridian Café

This restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Serving familiar favorites with a twist, it is a hidden gem with a beautiful view of the rose gardens and courtyard pool. Don’t forget to finish your meal with a sweet treat – there are a variety of goodies directly from the Grand Floridian Bakery.

Enchanted Rose

This lounge is newly re-imagined and inspired by Beauty and the Beast, with details throughout to remind you of the beloved fairytale. There is also an outdoor patio available.

Gasparilla Island Grill

This quick-service location offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner with mobile ordering available. There are a variety of options including Mickey Waffles, burgers, and more. Beer and wine are also available.

Beaches Pool Bar & Grill

You have your choice of wines, draft beers, or signature cocktails at this poolside bar, located by the sandy beach. Snacks and poolside service are also available.

Courtyard Pool Bar

This bar is located next to the largest pool at the resort. Take a swim and then a sip and then a sip of sangria, beer, wine, or a specialty cocktail. Snacks are also available through poolside service.

 

Pools, Grounds, & Recreation

Grand Floridian Pool

Beach Pool

This 111,261-gallon pool overlooks the Seven Seas Lagoon. It features a 181-foot-long waterslide and a calming natural springs theme. There is also an aquatic play area for little ones.

For added luxury, consider renting a poolside cabana. These cabanas are available for full-day rentals and include amenities such as padded lounge chairs, a smart TV with cable service, and more.

Courtyard Pool

This leisure pool is located behind the main building and offers a calm place to swim. The zero-entry pool is heated and features a whirlpool spa.

Poolside Cabanas

Add some luxury to your pool day with a cabana rental. These rentals to relax in style and include the following:

  • Dedicated Cast Member providing service to the cabanas
  • 2 padded lounge chairs
  • Padded sectional couch
  • Ceiling fan
  • Smart TV with cable service
  • Fruit basket (may not be available without advance reservation)
  • Mini refrigerator stocked with complimentary sodas and water
  • Snack basket (may not be available without advance reservation)
  • Plush towels

For more information, call (407) WDW – PLAY or speak with your travel advisor.

Motorized Boat Rentals

Explore the Seven Seas Lagoon and take in the theme park views and your natural surroundings. Rentals are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the marina. Guests must be 18 years of age or older and will need to present a valid ID to rent a boat.

Fishing

Enjoy a guided fishing excursion to experience bass fishing at its finest. There are 2-hour and 4-hour excursions available, suitable for all ages. All excursions include:

  • An experienced guide
  • Rod and reel
  • Tackle
  • Artificial and/or live bait
  • Non-alcoholic beverages only
Specialty Cruises

Charter a private watercraft to enjoy the fireworks spectacular on the Seven Seas Lagoon. Watch Disney Enchantment light up the skies over the Magic Kingdom, as you enjoy snacks and soft drinks.

Movies Under the Stars

Enjoy complimentary movie screenings of your favorite Disney films. Check with the front desk for movie schedules.

Arcadia Games

Choose from an array of games appropriate for all ages. Purchase your game card and then recharge it using a credit card or cash. Game Cards can be used at any of the Walt Disney World Resort arcades.

Basketball Courts

Practice shooting hoops at this basketball half-court. Complimentary basketballs are available for check out from the health club on a first-come, first-served basis.

Jogging

Jog along this trail to enjoy views of the Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Wedding Pavilion, and the Seven Seas Lagoon.

Grand Floridian Campfire Activities

Head over to the campfire to enjoy some family fun and roast marshmallows, available for purchase.

 

Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa Transportation

Get around Walt Disney World Resort with ease using these convenient, complimentary transportation options.

How to get to each park:

While staying at the Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa you may be wondering how you can get to each park using the free transportation systems offered at Walt Disney World. We have it broken down for you:

  • Magic Kingdom: The monorail is available to take guests directly to the Magic Kingdom. There are also water taxis and a walking path
  • EPCOT: Take the monorail to EPCOT with one transfer at the Ticket and Transportation Center. Complimentary resort buses are also available.
  • Disney’s Hollywood Studios: There are free resort buses that offer transportation to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. These buses run approximately every 20 minutes from the resort until an hour after the park closes.
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom: There are free resort buses that offer transportation to Disney’s Animal Kingdom. These buses run approximately every 20 minutes from the resort until an hour after the park closes.
  • Disney Springs and Water Parks: There are free resort buses that offer transportation to Disney Springs and the water parks nearly every 20 minutes from the resort. Buses typically run for an hour after Disney Springs or the water park close.

 

Parking

*Guests who drive either their own vehicle or a rental car to Walt Disney World should know that a standard overnight self-parking fee of $25 per night will be applied to the guest hotel folio upon check-out. Valet parking is available for $33 per night. Complimentary standard self-parking is available while you enjoy select dining, shopping, entertainment, and recreation experiences at th

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