Jambo House Articles and News Stories

Ostrich Egg Holiday Ornament Activity Available at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

Walt Disney World Ambassador Ali Manion has announced via Dr. Mark Penning’s Instagram account that a fun holiday activity is available for guests of all ages. The activity consists of making a tree ornament using natural ostrich shells from eggs laid by ostriches at the resort and Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park. With no male Ostrich Egg Holiday Ornament Activity Available at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge



An Appreciation of Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Sunset Overlook Lounge

The Sunset Overlook Lounge located at Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Jambo House is one of my favorite places on property. It is designed to transport guests to Africa, respecting both nature and human cultures. The Lodge is split into two sections: Jambo House and Kidani Village. About a ten-minute walk apart, with a convenient shuttle bus available, the resort An Appreciation of Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Sunset Overlook Lounge



Is Dining at Boma – Flavors of Africa Worth It?

*DIS Contributors review meals, resort stays, and entertainment that they have paid for during their own vacations. They only utilize discounts and offers if they are available to the general public, such as annual passholder discounts, Tables in Wonderland, or DVC membership discounts. They receive no additional compensation for dining experiences or events, so that Is Dining at Boma – Flavors of Africa Worth It?



Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge Announces Reopening Date

Walt Disney World has just announced that starting tomorrow, Wednesday, June 16th, they will start accepting bookings for Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge for arrivals beginning August 26th. As a reminder, they are now also accepting bookings for:  Disney’s BoardWalk Inn for arrivals beginning July 2nd Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort for arrivals beginning in late July Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge Announces Reopening Date





Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge to Test Cash-Free Payment Options

Beginning February 12, 2018, Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge – Jambo House is set to participate in a pilot where transactions will be handled with convenient, cash-free options broadening their accepted forms of payment. All purchases and services at the resort will accept MagicBands, credit cards, debit cards, Disney Gift Cards, Disney Rewards Redemption Cards, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge to Test Cash-Free Payment Options



Disney Introduces Internal Resort Shuttle Bus Between Jambo House and Kidani at Animal Kingdom Lodge

Guests will be thrilled to learn that a brand new internal resort shuttle bus has been introduced at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge! The shuttle runs between Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge – Jambo House and Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Kidani and will be available to transport guests between the two locations. As some of you may Disney Introduces Internal Resort Shuttle Bus Between Jambo House and Kidani at Animal Kingdom Lodge