Disney World Resort Discount Tips

Current Resort and Hotel Discounts and Specials

General Public:

Florida Residents: Annual Passholders: Military:
Resort Discounts Overview



Visiting Walt Disney World can be an expensive proposition, but there are ways to cut the costs and make your vacation a reality.

Disney often releases discounts throughout the course of the year. They can apply to all-inclusive packages, “room only” reservations, Annual Passholders, or Florida Residents. In addition, some guests get direct mailed postcards with special offers.

Predicting when and if these offers will be announced is impossible. If you’d rather go with a “sure thing”, you may want to join the American Automobile Association (AAA). Members typically get 10 to 15% off of the standard room rates. Depending on the accommodations selected and availability, the savings can offset the cost of the membership as well as provide a discount. For packages or cruises, members need to go through AAA directly. For “room only” reservations, AAA members can book with Disney or through a travel agency. AAA members can get a no obligation quote here.

Another venue for discounts is through the Disney Visa. This Visa offers 0% financing for the first 6 months of a Disney vacation paid for with the card. You’ll also get Disney Reward Dollars based on your account activity that can be used towards your vacation, merchandise, etc. The Disney Visa often has special offers for cardholders that provide discounts on both Disney World and Disneyland vacations; shipboard credits for Disney Cruises, Disney Store online purchases, and Disney Broadway play tickets. (Offers vary and some restrictions may apply.) Get a no obligation Disney quote.



General Public - Room Only Discounts

Save up to 25% at select Walt Disney World resorts!

 

Save up to 25% when booking a room only reservation at select Walt Disney World resorts!

Valid for stays most nights 12/15-12/23/16 and 1/1-4/8/17.

Savings Include: The following pricing is for select dates Sunday – Thursday 1/1/17-4/8/17 in a Standard Room. Sample pricing does not include tax. Rates will vary depending the resort, room type, and dates of travel.

Select Deluxe Resorts and Deluxe Villas

  • BoardWalk Villas, Old Key West, Polynesian Villas & Bungalows (studios only), Saratoga Springs, Animal Kingdom Lodge, BoardWalk Inn, Wilderness Lodge, Yacht Club Resort - Save up to 25%
  • Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa - Save up to 15%
  • Animal Kingdom Villas (Jambo House and Kidani Village), Beach Club Villas, The Villas at Wilderness Lodge, Beach Club, Polynesian Village Resort, Contemporary Resort - Save up to 10%

Select Disney Moderate Resorts

  • Fort Wilderness Resort (Cabins), Caribbean Beach, Coronado Spring - Save up to 20%
  • Port Orleans - Riverside, Port Orleans - French Quarter - Save up to 10%

Select Disney Value Resorts

  • All-Star Movies - Save up to 10%
  • All-Star Music, All-Star Sports, Art of Animation (Family suites), Pop Century - Save up to 15%

Book by 12/21/16. Advance reservations are required.  Offer excludes campsite, 3-bedroom villas, bungalows at Disney's Polynesian Villas and Bungalows, and Disney's Art of Animation Resort – The Little Mermaid Standard View Rooms. All discounts are subject to availability, certain restrictions apply.

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Disney Visa - Room Only Discount


 

 

Save up to 25% on a room only reservation at Walt Disney World!

Discount available for stays most nights 1/1/17 - 4/8/17.

Save up to 25% with a Room Only reservation at select Walt Disney World resorts! 

Sample Pricing: The following pricing is for select dates 1/1/17 - 4/8/17 in a Standard Room. Sample pricing does not include tax. Rates will vary depending the resort, room type, and dates of travel. Click Here to see a list of the non-discounted Rates.

Book by 12/21/16. Advance reservations are required.  A valid Disney Visa card or Disney Rewards Redemption Card must be used to pay the deposit.  Offer excludes 3-bedroom villas, campsites, Little Mermaid Standard rooms at Disney's Art of Animation Resort and the Bungalows at Disney's Polynesian Villas & Bungalows. All discounts are subject to availability, certain restrictions apply.

 

 

 


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Florida Resident - Room Only Discounts

 

Save at select Walt Disney World resorts this holiday season!

 

Florida residents can save when booking a room only reservation at select Walt Disney World Resorts this holiday season!

 

Valid for stays most nights 11/6/16-12/23/16.

 

Book by 12/23/16. Advance reservations are required.  Proof of Florida residency required at check-in. Offer excludes campsites, 3-bedroom villas, Disney's Polynesian Villas and Bungalows, and Disney's Art of Animation Resort – The Little Mermaid Standard View Rooms. All discounts are subject to availability, certain restrictions apply.

 

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Military - Room Only Discount

Discount available through December 2016

Valid for stays most nights 1/3/16 - 12/19/16.

Guests presenting a valid military ID when checking in at select Walt Disney World resorts are eligible for special room only discounts. 

 

Savings Include:

Book this deal by 12/19/16.  Blackout dates include 3/20-4/1/16. To book these rooms, call 407-939-7830 or participating U.S. military base ticket offices.  All discounts are subject to availability, certain restrictions apply.

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Discounted rooms available through December 2017

Valid for stays most nights 1/1/17 - 12/19/17.

Guests presenting a valid military ID when checking in at select Walt Disney World resorts are eligible for special room only discounts. 



Book this deal by 12/19/17.  Blackout dates include 4/9-4/23/17. To book these rooms, call 407-939-7830 or participating U.S. military base ticket offices.  All discounts are subject to availability, certain restrictions apply.

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Annual Passholders - Room Only Discount
Buying an Annual Pass can be your ticket to a room discount, but consider this carefully. These passes are not inexpensive.

Save at select Walt Disney World resorts this holiday season!

 

Valid for stays most nights 11/6/16 - 12/23/16.

 

Passholders can save when booking a room only reservation at select Walt Disney World resorts this holiday season! Discount is valid for stays most nights 11/6-11/10, 11/13-11/22, and 11/26-12/23/16.

 

Book by 12/24/16. Advance reservations are required.  A valid annual pass is required at check-in. Offer excludes campsites, 3-bedroom villas, Bungalows at Disney's Polynesian Villas and Bungalows, and Disney's Art of Animation Resort – The Little Mermaid Standard View Rooms. All discounts are subject to availability, certain restrictions apply.

 

 

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  • Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin - Rates as low as $159! - *Discount for Teacher / Education Support Staff, US Government Employee/Military and Nurses. Based on hotel availability and not all dates are available. Other great discounts offered to Annual Passholders, AAA/AARP and Entertainment Book members. - To obtain this discount please call 1-800-227-1500 and mention the code DREAMS!
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    You see that you may get discounts by living in Florida, having an AAA membership, a Disney Visa card, booking a Magic Your Way Package or by having an Annual Pass. What if none of these describe you or meet your personal needs? Are you doomed to paying full price? Not necessarily. Occasionally Disney does extend room only offers to the general public. Your best bet is to keep your eye on the DIS Discount Page . If there’s nothing that you qualify for but your travel dates are flexible, then you may consider visiting Disney World during a less expensive Season. The price is determined by your date of arrival. If you cross into a higher priced season, the room rate doesn’t change. Be sure to purchase your Tickets in advance to take advantage of pre-arrival discounts. There are times when there’s absolutely nothing to be had at a discount. For those instances, measure the value of what you’re getting. The experiences that you’ll have while at Disney World will create priceless memories.

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