Tag Archives: Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

2018 ‘Ohana Dinner Review


On May 2, 2018, myself, Charles Boda, Pete Werner, and two Dis Unplugged podcast listeners had the opportunity to have dinner at ‘Ohana, the all-you-care-to-eat feast at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. This restaurant is beloved by many, but recently it has had several bad reviews on the disboards, so our purpose of visiting was to go […]


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


In my last two articles in this series, we discussed the best on-property Disney resorts for families with young children (here), and families with school-age children (here). Now, we’re moving ahead to the teenage years. My husband and I have always had a wonderful time with our teens at Walt Disney World. It’s a great […]


Walt Disney World PhotoPass Photographers Add Several New Magic Shots


Walt Disney World PhotoPass photographers have come up with some new ways to make your next vacation just a bit more magical with six brand new Magic Shots located around the resort. At the Magic Kingdom, head to Disney Clothiers on Main Street USA and visit the Casting Agency door to apply to be a […]


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 […]