Tag Archives: Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

My Regrets After Waiving Mousekeeping


We checked into Disney’s Art of Animation Resort and just before we left the desk, we were given an offer. We’d get a $50 Disney gift card if we waived Mousekeeping for our entire stay. Mom and I looked at each other, thought about our hotel habits, and agreed. We’re neat people, and we were […]


First-Timer’s Guide: Best Resorts for Families with Young Children


One of the most overwhelming things for first time visitors planning their Walt Disney World vacation is choosing their resort. If you don’t know very much about Disney World, the selection can seem daunting. And because the cost of a Disney trip can make it an infrequent destination for a lot of families, you want to […]


Summary of the 2018 7 Disney World Resorts in 7 Days Series


Every year or so members of The DIS head over to the Walt Disney World Resort for seven consecutive days to explore, and stay the night, at seven different resorts in what we call the 7 in 7 series. This series of reviews has become one of the most requested things we produce here at The […]


Disney Fit Guide: Top 5 Resorts for the Perfect runDisney Race Weekend


In the saturated field of endurance races, runDisney events stand alone in many regards. From the number of participants (up to 25,000!) to the setting (Where else can you run through Cinderella Castle?), the entertainment to the expo, race weekends can feel like a non-stop party in the most magical place on Earth. But as […]


Secret Service Arrests Credit Card Fraud Suspect at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort


Investigations by Walt Disney World security lead the Secret Service to arrest a guest staying at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort on charges involving credit card fraud. Disney security initially became suspicious after noticing an excessive amount in purchases made at Disney Springs charged to the same card used by a guest who had booked […]


6 Things I’d Do Differently on My Next Trip to Walt Disney World


I’m fresh from my first Walt Disney World trip in 15 years, and I’m already planning my next one. In order to make my future trips even more magical, I have to consider what I’d do differently. 1) Order Bottled Water Several Disney planning sites, blogs, and forums mentioned bottled water as a must-have. Some […]


Select Walt Disney World Resorts Testing Dog Friendly Rooms


The Disney Parks Blog has just announced that starting on Sunday, October 15, 2017, select Walt Disney World Resort hotels are testing a program that would allow guests to bring up to two of their dogs. Disney’s Yacht Club Resort, Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside, Disney’s Art of Animation Resort and cabins at Fort […]


Child Reportedly in Stable Condition After Water Scare at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort


After a reported ‘water emergency’ at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort on the evening of June 26, a 5-year old child was airlifted to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children according to the Reedy Creek Fire Department. The child is now listed as stable and ‘well’ according to News 6. Source: ClickOrlando.com


Surrey Bike and Beach Cruiser Rentals Now Available at Art of Animation and Pop Century


If you’ve walked around Disney’s Art of Animation Resort and crossed the bridge over Hourglass Lake to Disney’s Pop Century Resort, you know how beautiful of a walk it is. Well, now you can enjoy that same view on wheels instead of on foot. Guests can now rent a Beach Cruiser for $10 per hour… […]