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Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista

3-star3 stars
1850 Animation WayLake Buena VistaFL32830United States of America

Family resort with 3 outdoor pools, near Disney's Hollywood Studios®
  • Free WiFi
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Notes

Fabulous8.6
Pool
Great pool
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Room
Great room
Food
Delicious food
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Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista

from $198
  • Cars family suite
  • Family Suite
  • Finding nemo family suite
  • Family Suite (Lion King)
  • The Little Mermaid Standard Room

What’s around Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista

Landmarks

  • In Bay Lake
  • Walt Disney World® Resort - 1 min walk
  • Disney's Hollywood Studios® - 3.3 mi / 5.3 km
  • Disney Springs® - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park - 5.7 mi / 9.2 km
  • Epcot® - 6.1 mi / 9.7 km
  • Disney's Boardwalk - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • ESPN Wide World of Sports - 3.1 mi / 5 km

Getting around

  • Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway) - 28 min drive
  • Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.) - 29 min drive
  • Orlando Station - 29 min drive
  • Kissimmee Station - 31 min drive
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free theme park shuttle

About Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista

Orlando-area resort near ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

By Hourglass Lake

Disney's Art of Animation Resort is within Walt Disney World Resort and adjacent to Hourglass Lake. It's a 5-minute drive from the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, and the exciting shows, rides, and tours of Disney's Hollywood Studios are a 10-minute drive from the hotel.

Water-park raft rides

With a 6-minute drive, you can be at the entrance to Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park, where you can have fun in a wave pool, on raft rides, and in an ice cave. For those who want to see Cinderella's Castle and the Haunted Mansion, Magic Kingdom Park is a 15-minute drive.

3 pools, free bus rides

You can grab a quick bite at Landscape of Flavors, and the hotel has a free bus that takes guests around the resort. Kids can play in the arcade and playground, and the whole family can enjoy swimming or relaxing by 3 plunge pools.

Pizza delivery, free WiFi

If you're hungry, you can have pizza delivered to your guestroom, and each room is uniquely decorated with themes like Little Mermaid, Finding Nemo, and Cars. You get free WiFi in the guestrooms, and suites come with sofa beds, ideal for traveling with a family or group.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • 1,984 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to get details. Disney's Magical Express service provides roundtrip motorcoach transportation and luggage delivery to and from Orlando International Airport and select Walt Disney World Resort hotels. Guests who wish to utilize Disney’s Disney's Magical Express must make a reservation in advance through the Disney's Magical Express website.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs only) *

  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply *

  • 2 per room

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Free airport shuttle (available 24 hours)

Parking

  • Self parking *

Offsite

  • Free theme park shuttle
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the resort

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside bar
Things to do
  • Number of outdoor pools -
  • Arcade/game room
Working away
  • Business center
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Landscape of Flavors - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista’s small print

Also known as

  • Animation Art Resort
  • Disney's Art Animation Resort Lake Buena Vista
  • 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

Policies

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.

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.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD $13.00 per night

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 50.00 per pet, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 842 reviews

Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista
Exceptional10.0
Perfect
Service perfect Transportation perfect Room perfect Love Disney
ursula, us1 night trip
Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista
Exceptional10.0
Overall great
Booked the Nemo suite and the room was extremely comfortable. Having two bathrooms is a huge plus. The pool area is awesome for small children. I only wish the Murphy bed was more comfortable but okay for small children.
A Traveler, us2 night trip
Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista
Exceptional10.0
Pricey but still a value
Disney. Nuf said
Gregory, us1 night trip
Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista
Exceptional10.0
Fun time
Kid had fun.food could us a grade up.
Vincent, us2 night trip
Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista
Exceptional10.0
This place is amazing!!!!
Love love love this hotel, we stayed in the Cars area and the kids loved the cone pool.
Maxine, us7 night trip

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Disney's Art of Animation Resort, Lake Buena Vista

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