Walt Disney World is a wonderful destination for movie fans, and the movie magic even extends into Walt Disney World’s on-site resorts. All of the resorts have wonderful theming and special touches, but here are the best Walt Disney World resorts for movie fans.
Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa
One of the closest resorts to the Magic Kingdom, this resort is not specifically themed to a particular film, but has plenty of touches referencing favorite movies. In the rooms and common areas you can find little references to Alice in Wonderland and Mary Poppins. For an afternoon at the pool, guests can enjoy a whimsical Alice in Wonderland-themed water play area. Guests can also spend some time meeting characters from Alice in Wonderland, Mary Poppins, and Winnie the Pooh at the resort’s on-site character dining at 1900 Park Fare.
Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort
Walt Disney World’s three All-Star resorts all offer value accommodations for guests staying at Walt Disney World, but the top choice for movie fans out of the three is definitely All-Star Movies. This resort’s wings each feature different Disney films, from Toy Story to Fantasia, with larger-than-life characters all around.
Port Orleans Riverside -- Royal Rooms
Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside is a wonderful resort and a favorite of many for its relaxing, bayou-themed accommodations. For movie fans, and Disney princess fans in particular, you’ll want to check out their Royal Rooms. Exclusive to this resort, the Royal Rooms feature many extra touches and décor that reference different Disney princesses for some special Disney movie magic for your vacation.
Disney’s Art of Animation Resort
This is the ultimate resort for fans of Disney films. Each wing of the resort is themed to a different Disney movie, including Finding Nemo, The Little Mermaid, Cars, and The Lion King. The entire resort celebrates the process of animation, from the sketches of Disney characters in the lobby to the life-size displays you’ll see around the resort.