Tag Archives: Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

Disney’s Dog-Friendly Resort Pilot Program Continues at Select Walt Disney World Hotels

Disney announced today that its dog-friendly pilot program, launched in October 2017, will continue on in select rooms at four Walt Disney World Resort Hotels. Guests who wish to bring up to 2 dogs on their Disney vacation have the option to stay in one of 250 dog-friendly rooms at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, […]

Judge Rules in Favor of Disney in Court Battle Over Property Tax Assessments

The Walt Disney Company has been in several ongoing battles with Orange County Property Appraiser Rick Singh’s assessments of their properties at the Walt Disney World Resort. Specifically, in the dispute over Singh’s more than $336 million valuation of Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club Resort, Disney succeeded in convincing a judge that the value should […]

Disney’s Yacht Club Resort Hit By Lightning; Guests Evacuating

Several posters on Twitter are reporting that a lightning strike has hit Disney’s Yacht Club Resort and that guests are currently being evacuated. Disney Yacht Club hit by lightning. Fire alarms going off. Evacuating. pic.twitter.com/UKqfbtPiXO — FlightSoft ✈ (@FlightSoft) May 15, 2018 This story is still developing and updates will be added to the top […]

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 […]

Ale & Compass Restaurant at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort Will Open on Thanksgiving Day

The opening of the Ale & Compass Restaurant at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort was originally planned for November 26, 2017. The Disney Parks Blog announced today that the new restaurant will open in time for Thanksgiving Day on November 23, 2017! The Ale & Compass Restaurant is a refurbished version of the former Captain’s Grille restaurant […]

Reservations Now Open For New Ale & Compass Restaurant at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

Earlier this year when the Captain’s Grille went under refurbishment at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort, we were all wondering what changes were going to be made to this dining establishment. Reservations have just opened today for the brand new Ale & Compass Restaurant for dining on November 26, 2017, and beyond for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. […]

The Ale & Compass Menu is Now Available

The Ale & Compass located at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort will open as the newest dining location at Walt Disney World starting November 26, 2017. If you are planning on visiting the new location soon after it opens, you can start planning what you’d like for your meal now, as Disney has just released what […]

Vox Populi: Thoughts From the DISBoards On Allowing Dogs at Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

You may have heard the big news on Friday afternoon that beginning yesterday, October 15, Walt Disney World kicked off a pilot program that would allow guests who are staying at either Disney’s Yacht Club Resort, Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside, the Cabins at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground, or Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, to […]

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 […]

BREAKING: Captain’s Grille to Have Major Concept Re-imagining, Will Become Ale & Compass Restaurant

Back in May, we told you about the Market at Ale & Compass opening at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort. This was the first major step in the re-imagining of dining options at the nautical-themed resort. This re-imagining will also include a re-imagined lobby lounge and new concept for the former Captain’s Grille. A brand new […]