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The Little Mermaid Standard Room
260 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Family Suite (Lion King)
550 square feet
1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Twin Murphy Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Finding nemo family suite
550 square feet
1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Twin Murphy Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Cars family suite
550 square feet
1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Twin Murphy Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
Select dates to see price
Family Suite
550 square feet
1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Twin Murphy Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
Family-friendly Walt Disney World Resort in Florida with 3 outdoor pools and free theme park shuttle

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Business centre
Laundry facilities

In Walt Disney World Resort in Florida

This family-friendly Walt Disney World Resort hotel in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, is within 2 miles (3 km) of ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex and Disney’s BoardWalk. Disney's Hollywood Studios® and Epcot® are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Finding Nemo-themed pool

This resort honors the rich history and stunning artistry of Disney animation and features a Finding Nemo-themed outdoor pool, the largest in Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, and there's a free shuttle to the theme park.

Spacious, Disney-themed family suites

All 1984 of the resort's family-friendly suites are brightly decorated with scenes and characters from classic Disney movies and offer free WiFi, flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and hair dryers. Other home comforts include safes, phones, and ironing boards.

Disney's Art of Animation Resort

1850 Animation Way, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Hotel Amenities

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Free WiFi
  • Free theme park shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. 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.

Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50.00 per pet, per night
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD $13.00 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

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

We should mention

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.

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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Walt Disney World Resort Hotel Benefits

Guests staying at this Walt Disney World Resort hotel can enjoy the following benefits during their stay: First access to reserve a limited number of Disney FastPass+ attractions and shows, up to 60 days before they arrive (theme park tickets required); extended theme park hours with Extra Magic Hours at 1 of the Disney theme park each day (theme park tickets required); complimentary resort transportation via motor coaches, ferries, and monorail, providing convenient ways to explore all the theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort; complimentary parking at Walt Disney World Resort hotels and theme parks; complimentary MagicBands to access Disney theme parks (theme park tickets required), unlock guestrooms, check in at FastPass+ entrances for previously selected attractions and entertainment, and make payments at shops and restaurants; complimentary roundtrip airport service between Orlando International Airport and select Resort Hotels via motor coach with Disney’s Magical Express, including luggage delivery straight to guestrooms; resort Hotel entertainment, including themed pools with slides, outdoor Disney movie screenings, and Disney Character Dining experiences.


Valid Theme Park admission tickets and online registration required for Disney FastPass+ attractions and entertainment (the number of selections guests can can make and available arrival windows are limited). To book airport transportation, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival; contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email. Offer subject to availability. Restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

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