Tag Archives: Walt Disney World resorts

Boardwalk Villas

We have two DVC contracts that we purchased on the resale market – one at Bay Lake Tower and one at Boardwalk Villas. Recently, we had our very first visit to our newest home away from home, and we thoroughly … Continue reading

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Rooms for Five (2016 update)

*This is an update to my May 2014 post.* For the past few years, it seems that Disney World has been coming up with more options for families of five. Let’s check out the current selection. The Values:  All-Star Music … Continue reading

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Art of Animation – the suites

Wow, I had such great feedback on my recent Art of Animation post, I decided to do a follow-up. As I mentioned before, I haven’t stayed at AoA, but felt this resort deserved a mention here on Disney For Five+ … Continue reading

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It’s a great time to be a Disney World fan!

Disney World fans tend to be resistant to change. This makes sense, as the nostalgia of past Disney trips is part of what feeds our obsession. Change can be good, though, so let’s take a look at some of the … Continue reading

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Free Dining Plan for fall 2014!

Disney has released a great new special offer! Book a 6-night/7-day vacation package (this means room plus park tickets) and get the Disney Dining Plan for FREE! Your vacation has to start during one of these time frames: 8/31/14 – … Continue reading

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Rooms for Five

This post is at the request of a reader. (Yup, that’s a first, and I’m thrilled!) I’ve talked about various Disney World resort room (or suite) options that accommodate five (or more) people, but I’ve never done it as a … Continue reading

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Special Offer for Spring!

Save up to 30% on WDW resort rooms for stays most nights from 3/14/14 – 4/12/14 and 4/20/14 – 6/15/14. PLUS, add 4-day theme park tickets to your vacation package and get one more park day for FREE! This offer … Continue reading

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Show some love to your Mousekeeper!

Housekeeping at Disney World — or “Mousekeeping”, as it’s known — is awesome. It’s so nice to come “home” from an exhausting day at the parks to find your room spotless and, more often than not, a towel animal waiting … Continue reading

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Special Offer Alert: discounts on vacation packages or room rates!

Two new Walt Disney World offers were released this morning! They can’t be combined, so run the numbers and see which one works best for you. 1. “Play, Stay, Dine, and Save”: Book a vacation package including hotel room, park … Continue reading

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Disney’s All-Star Music Resort: I’m smitten!

I must admit, I had my doubts. We’d become accustomed to the lush beauty of Port Orleans Riverside, and I was a bit worried that a value resort wouldn’t measure up. I’ve never been so happy to be wrong! Our … Continue reading

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