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Get an overview of this hotelCrown jewel of Walt Disney World Resort

Monorail to the magic

The crown jewel of Walt Disney World Resort is this Victorian-themed hotel on the shores of the Seven Seas Lagoon; a monorail just off the lobby zips to the Magic Kingdom Park and Epcot.

Full spa, afternoon tea

The red-roofed Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa exudes a romantic Victorian ambience with tea service, fine dining, and old-fashioned umbrellas on a white-sand beach; modern perks include a health spa.

Victorian charm

Guestrooms at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa are decorated as they might have been a century ago, with soft colors, pale-wood armoires, Victorian accents, and marble-topped sinks with old-fashioned fittings.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Though the Magic Kingdom Park is just across the water, with access to this resort's multiple restaurants and lounges, a piano, shops, childcare, two swimming pools, marina, fitness facilities, laundry facilities, and full-service spa, many guests never leave the 6-building Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.

Special kids' programs include childcare for youth aged 4-12, a cruise for kids aged 3-10, and a tea party for children aged 3-10.

WiFi access (surcharge) is available in the resort's common areas; some locations include the first-floor lobby area, including the Tea Room; the Convention Center Lobby area; and the fourth-floor Concierge area - sitting area. Wireless interface cards are available for purchase in the resort's business center. The resort offers ballrooms and 11 small meeting rooms.

Theme park shuttle is complimentary, luggage storage is available, concierge services are available, and staff can assist with booking tours and tickets. Complimentary self parking available and valet parking is provided for a surcharge.

  • Free airport transportation 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Children's pool 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Hair salon 
  • Business center 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 867 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Waterslide 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 11 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 18 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 6 
  • Conference center 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 6 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Balcony 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Desk 
  • Phone 
  • In-room safe 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Turndown service 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Television 
  • Sofa bed 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Citricos - This upscale restaurant offers Mediterranean-inspired cuisine in a beautiful, 190-seat dining room in sun-drenched Provençal colors, with an open-air kitchen. Modern, flavorful dishes that change with the seasons are its forte. The restaurant includes a private, glass-walled dining room that seats as many as 10 guests.

Victoria & Albert's - The crème de la crème of Disney dining, this restaurant offers a seven-course menu that is customized daily and an award-winning wine list. Open for dinner only, the intimate dining room seats just 53, and features a harpist each evening. The coveted Chef's Table in the kitchen must be booked months in advance.

Narcoosee - Offering a view of Magic Kingdom Park, this seafood restaurant serves dinner and also offers a children’s menu (reservations are required).

1900 Park Fare - Including a bar, this buffet restaurant serves breakfast, afternoon tea, and dinner. The American-style buffet and menu change frequently and popular Disney Characters are delighted to pose for photos and sign an autograph.

Grand Floridian Cafe - Open from breakfast to dinner time, the café serves international wines, cocktails, and light appetizers.

Gasparilla Grill & Games - A 24-hour restaurant and arcade center, it offers sandwiches, salads, pizza and burgers.

Nearby Things to Do

Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa is right on a private beach and abounds with recreational water activities. Personal motorized watercraft are available at the onsite dock. Water skiing, canoeing, and windsurfing opportunities are offered nearby.

Guests can enjoy the waterslide and 2 onsite swimming pools, then relax in 2 spa tubs. Pool cabanas are provided for a surcharge. Miniature golfing is even available nearby for extra family fun.

  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 

Spa Services

Disney's Grand Floridian Spa is staffed by trained professionals offering body treatments, therapies and massages developed to rejuvenate, invigorate and nourish.

Select from a lavish range of individual programs and spa packages. Treat yourself to facials, body therapies, soaks, massages, wraps, manicures and pedicures that utilize the natural healing properties of botanical oils, waxes and masks. From skin refinement to full-body relaxation, the Spa is fully-equipped to provide a sublime and uplifting experience for the mind, body, and spirit.

We offer a number of special treatments designed to introduce our youngest Guests, ages 4 to 12, to proper skincare healthy living. Guests 12 years and older are welcome to receive our regular spa treatments. Guests ages 14 to 17 years must be accompanied by an adult while in the Spa and during massage, water or body treatments.

Select spa products used at Disney's Grand Floridian Spa are also sold on site in the Spa Boutique.

Reservation and treatment hours are 8 AM to 8 PM. Please call the phone number on your booking confirmation to learn more and make an appointment.

Disney's Grand Floridian Spa at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa will be closed for enhancements from September 19, 2011 to early 2013. During this refurbishment period, the Resort fitness facility will remain open for Guest enjoyment.

During the refurbishment period, Grand Floridian guests are invited to explore The Spa at Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Resort Airline Check-In Service allows guests to check luggage and receive boarding passes at the hotel. This service accepts one bag per passenger on JetBlue. Guests wishing to check multiple bags on JetBlue or any bags on AirTran, Alaska, American, Continental, Delta, Northwest, United, or US Airways must call 407-284-1231 (5 AM - 11 PM) to pay luggage fees prior to check-in, or guests can check bags at the airport. Guests must pre-book Disney's Magical Express, a complimentary transfer from the Orlando airport to the hotel. Visit www.disneysmagicalexpress.com/USA for registration. This service picks up and delivers luggage directly to guestrooms for those arriving between 5 AM - 10 PM. Guests must claim their own bags after hours.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

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