Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort Orlando, FL

1500 Epcot Resort BlvdLake Buena Vista, FL 32830
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Overview

Nestled in the heart of Walt Disney World® Resort, Walt Disney World Dolphin is a whimsical hotel escape boasting luxurious accommodations, diverse dining options, and exclusive park benefits. Enjoy five sparkling pools, including a grotto pool, waterfall, and a white sand beach area, an on-site steakhouse, a Balinese-style spa, and much more.

up to 4 people

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Lake Buena Vista Travel Experts
  • The minimum age for check-in is 18.
  • Enjoy transportation throughout Walt Disney World® Resort.
  • Extra Magic Hours at Walt Disney World® Resort theme parks included.
  • Luxurious rooms with mini-fridge, WiFi, flat-screen TVs, and private balconies.
  • Features a 3-acre grotto pool, 2 lap pools, a spring pool, a relaxation pool, 4 whirlpools and a kiddie pool.
  • Ride in Disney style with Minnie Van service connected by Lyft within Walt Disney World Resort. Fees apply.
  • Available at the hotel is a supervised Children's Activity Center for ages 4 - 12.
  • A nightly resort fee of USD 45 + tax is due upon check-in.
  • Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park - 2.0 miles
  • SeaWorld Orlando - 9.7 miles

Property Amenities

  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Boat Rental
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Game Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Restaurant on Property
  • Internet Access in Public Areas (free)
  • Health Spa/Massage
  • Wedding Services
  • Porter/Bellman
  • Security Guard
  • Babysitting/Childcare
  • Valet Parking
  • ATM/Banking
  • Concierge Services
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Poolside Bar
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry Services
  • Smoke-free Property
  • Waterslide
  • Shuttle Services - Limited (free)
  • Beach/pool towels
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Business Center
  • Children's Program
  • Express Checkout
  • Guest Laundry
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast (surcharge)
  • Coffee Shop or Café
  • Complimentary Newspapers
  • Private Beach
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Description

from Walt Disney World Dolphin
Check-In: 4:00pm Check-Out: 11:00am
Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort is located on the beach in Lake Buena Vista, close to Disney's Boardwalk and Disney's Hollywood Studios, and walking distance of Epcot. Other points of interest near this spa resort include Disney's Animal Kingdom® and Disney Springs® area.

Dining options at Walt Disney World Dolphin include numerous restaurants and lounges, a coffee shop/café, and a poolside bar and grill. Room service is available 24 hours a day.

Recreational amenities include a children's pool, a health club, a spa tub, and a steam room. The property's full-service health spa has body treatments, massage/treatment rooms, facials, and beauty services. This property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, limo/town car service, and audiovisual equipment.

This Lake Buena Vista property has event space consisting of banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, a ballroom, and exhibit space. The property has a theme park shuttle, which is complimentary. Business services and wedding services are available. Guest parking is available for a surcharge. Additional property amenities include a concierge desk, an arcade/game room, and multilingual staff. This is a smoke-free property.

Exclusive Disney Resort guest benefits include:
- Guests of Disney Resort hotels can get a 30-minute jump on their Disney day with early theme park entry—available at all 4 Walt Disney World theme parks.
- Complimentary Transportation: Disney Resort guests have free access to complimentary transportation throughout Walt Disney World Resort—including transportation to and from Disney Theme Parks and Disney Water Parks. Travel by bus, water taxi, ferry, or monorail!
- Simplify your Stay: When staying at a Disney Resort, you can use your Resort ID to charge your purchases to your room. You may also choose to have your purchases shipped to your resort.

The guestrooms at Walt Disney World Dolphin feature laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds come with pillowtop mattresses and premium bedding. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, makeup/shaving mirrors, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. In addition to desks and complimentary newspapers, guestrooms offer multi-line phones with voice mail, as well as free local calls (restrictions may apply). Rooms also include blackout drapes/curtains and electronic check-out. Guests may request a turndown service, hypo-allergenic bedding, and wake-up calls. Housekeeping is available daily.

Minimum age to check-in: The reservation holder must be at least 18 years of age and must present a matching, valid photo ID and credit card.

Parking: On-site self-parking at 36 USD daily, and valet parking at 44 USD daily.

Pet Policy: Pets are not allowed at this property. ADA-defined service animals are accepted.

Resort Fee: The daily USD 45 plus tax resort service package fee includes daily benefits for two guests.
-Daily roundtrip Bus transportation to the Parks and attractions
-Daily certified professional instructor-led 1 hour fitness classes
-Daily Swan boat rides
-Daily parking at the Parks
-Daily S’mores and a movie on the beach
-Daily enhanced high-speed internet access

Other Charges: The hotel charges an additional $35 per night / per person plus taxes for the third, fourth and fifth adult at the Walt Disney World Dolphin.

* All fees mentioned are subject to change without prior notice, and applicable taxes.

Walt Disney World Dolphin Reviews

2 Reviews
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Tripster Customer
Melbourne, IA
2 Reviews
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"Just ok"
June 2016
I was kind of disappointed at the room for how much we paid. We upgraded to a balcony room with a view to the fireworks at Epcott. Room was outdated and smelled musty. It wasn't worth the extra money.
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Tip: I'd save your money and stay and a standard hotel.

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Diana Rio
Miami, FL
1 Review
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"Great stay!"
March 2015
Hotel was gorgeous, clean.
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Tip: don't forget your credit cards at home!

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Frequently Asked Questions about Walt Disney World Dolphin

Is Walt Disney World Dolphin pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property. ADA-defined service animals are accepted.

What time is check in and check out?

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

Can I reserve a smoking room?

No. Walt Disney World Dolphin is 100% smoke-free.

Does the resort have WiFi?

Yes, WiFi access is included in the resort fee.

Does the resort serve a complimentary breakfast?

No, however, guests may purchase breakfast from the restaurant onsite.

Does the resort have a restaurant?

Yes, Walt Disney World Dolphin features 11 restaurants and lounges, including Celebrity Chef Todd English’s Bluezoo and the legendary Don Shula’s Steak House.

Does the resort have a pool?

Yes, Walt Disney World Dolphin offers 4 sparkling pools, including a grotto pool, waterfall, white sand beach area and private pool cabanas.

Is parking available at Walt Disney World Dolphin?

Yes, Walt Disney World Dolphin offers on-site self-parking at 36 USD daily, and valet parking at 44 USD daily. Fees mentioned are subject to change without prior notice, and applicable taxes.

Does the resort offer a shuttle service?

Yes, Walt Disney World Dolphin offers free transportation throughout Walt Disney World® Resort. Disney Watercraft Transportation is also available from the hotel to Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios.

Is there a resort fee?

Yes. The daily USD 45 plus tax resort service package fee includes daily benefits for two guests. Fees mentioned are subject to change without prior notice, and applicable taxes. -Daily roundtrip Bus transportation to the Parks and attractions -Daily certified professional instructor-led 1 hour fitness classes -Daily Swan boat rides -Daily parking at the Parks -Daily S’mores and a movie on the beach -Daily enhanced high-speed internet access

What is the minimum age to check in at Walt Disney World Dolphin?

The reservation holder must be at least 18 years old to check in and is required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

How far is Walt Disney World Dolphin from Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park?

Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park is 2.0 miles away from the hotel.

How far is Walt Disney World Dolphin from Walt Disney World® Resort?

Walt Disney World® Resort is 4.9 miles away from the hotel.

How far is Walt Disney World Dolphin from SeaWorld Orlando?

SeaWorld Orlando is 9.7 miles away from the hotel.