Tag Archives: Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Polynesian’s ‘Shades of Green’ Walkway Closing for Construction

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort closed the Shades of Green walkway on March 15th for construction. Construction work began yesterday and will take place between 9am-6pm. The construction area will have signage near the Transportation and Ticket Center (TTC), Great Ceremonial House, and the crossway of Floridian Way. Guests will be able to take bus transportation from the TTC […]

Dining Review: ‘Ohana – Is This the Best 1-Credit Dining Experience at Disney World?

My expectations were very high for my first visit to ‘Ohana at Disney’s Polynesian Resort. It was a brief journey from the Magic Kingdom on the monorail. It was Day 2 of our vacation; we were staying offsite, and this was a special celebration evening meal. Some of our party were celebrating 25 years since they […]

Disney’s Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show Canceled for March 8

Unfortunately, with Walt Disney World expecting temperatures as low as 45 degrees on Thursday, March 8, Disney’s Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show, located at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort, has been canceled for that night. Disney’s Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show is in an open-air theater, so if the temperature is expected to drop below 50 […]

Salt or No Salt? It’s National Margarita Day!

Today is National Margarita Day, so the Disney Parks Blog has shared some ways to celebrate the occasion at both Walt Disney World and the Disneyland Resort! The first stop is the Mexico Pavilion at Epcot where there a couple options…as there should be. Inside the pyramid, head to La Cava del Tequila! The lounge […]

UPDATE: Disney’s Polynesian and Grand Floridian Resorts Rumored to Introduce Bluetooth to MagicBands

UPDATE: January 2nd 5:15 pm – Although originally published as news, due to credibility issues with the information’s source, we are classifying this as an unconfirmed rumor. The story will be updated if a confirmation is released or additional details become apparent. In the next few weeks, guests staying at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort and Disney’s […]

Monorail to Magical Dining: Highway in the Sky Dine Around

The biggest draw for us on our recent trip to Walt Disney World was a chance to experience the Epcot Food & Wine Festival. But when Disney announced the Highway in the Sky Dine Around, we knew that dinner via the monorail would perfectly complement our time tasting around the world. The Highway in the […]

Celebrate Halloween with Pumpkin-Flavored Dishes Throughout Disney Parks

Guests at Disney Parks on both coasts can celebrate the fall season with several pumpkin-flavored treats, including the always popular pumpkin spice latte. At Walt Disney World, locations in both the parks and the resort hotels are getting into the Halloween spirit. At the American Adventure in Epcot, try the Pumpkin Spiced Funnel Cake or […]

Disney Dining Review: Drinks & Appetizers at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto

Tucked away in the corner of Disney World’s Polynesian Village Resort is one of our all-time favorite Disney Lounges – Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto. Inspired by its Disneyland counterpart, Trader Sam’s focuses on rum, rum and more rum in its libations and the bartenders are fairly heavy-handed here.  In addition to its classic tiki bar […]

Is a DVC Tour Worth Your Vacation Time?

After booking a stay at a Walt Disney World Resort Hotel, you may receive an offer in the mail to take a Disney Vacation Club (DVC) tour during your trip in exchange for a gift card, Fastpass+ selections, or some other offer. DVC is Disney’s timeshare division and includes the Deluxe Villas at Walt Disney […]

Changes at Lilo’s Playhouse Will Offer More Opportunity for Family Fun

Beginning July 2, 2017, Lilo’s Playhouse located at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort will be open for Walt Disney World Resort guests to enjoy from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily. A variety of activities will be offered for guests and their families to participate in to include video games, movies, arts and crafts and more. […]