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Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge

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Hotel website
2901 Osceola Parkway Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830-8410 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
Additional information
Hotel website
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow.... we recently visited for the last 2 nights of our trip to Orlando and this resort is beautiful! From the lobby to the amenities and bedrooms this resort really is fantastic! Make sure you visit Boma for breakfast during your stay!More

Thank nat54678
Response from WDW_Parks_Resorts, Disney Social Reviews at Disney's Animal Kingdom LodgeResponded yesterday

The lobby of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge has a way of drawing you into the theme, from the extravagant light fixtures to the huge windows overlooking the savanna—you truly captured its essence in your photo! It’s phenomenal you enjoyed the delicious breakfast buffet at Boma...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This hotel is very dark and far from the Magic Kingdom. It is not on the Monorail which makes it very inconvenient although they have buses (shuttles) that run the various and attractions every 20 minutes. The food is not great and it is fairly...More

1  Thank Leslee E
Response from WDW_Parks_Resorts, Disney Social Reviews at Disney's Animal Kingdom LodgeResponded yesterday

Leslee, thank you for sharing your comments about your adventure at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge with us. I'm happy to see you were able to observe our animal friends roaming the savanna from your balcony, though I do want to apologize to you. I'm truly...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent a week at AKL in a standard room close to lobby. Room was clean and nice size. Mattress was extremely comfortable ( I actually purchased it when I came home!) Nice size balcony. We were not in a savanna view but saw an ostrich...More

2  Thank RMH0013
Response from WDW_Parks_Resorts, Disney Social Reviews at Disney's Animal Kingdom LodgeResponded yesterday

Dumela and welcome back from your safari at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. I’m pleased to read you were so cozy during your visit, you brought the magic home with you (or the mattress, at least)! The dining in this Resort cannot be beat. Delectable, filling,...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have visited Disney and experienced many of their hotels, but this was my first time at AKL. If you're going to stay here you simply must book a Savanna view room. The spectacle of having all the animals right in front of your balcony is...More

1  Thank griffinm7
Response from WDW_Parks_Resorts, Disney Social Reviews at Disney's Animal Kingdom LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for leaving us your detailed review of Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge. I can't think of a better way to describe the immersive experience this Resort has to offer. From the breathtaking views of the Savanna outside your window, to the fantastic...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

This is my favorite Disney resort! It has fantastic restaurants and I love being able to walk outside and see all the animals. The lobby is beautiful and the rooms are great! It's a father trip to some of the parks, but it's worth it!

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Step into the heart of Africa at this magnificent Resort hotel. Inspired by the traditional African kraal, the horseshoe-curved design provides spectacular views of 4 lush savannas that over 200 hoofed animals and birds call home. Delight in dazzling pool areas, exciting animal programs and one of the largest collections of African art in the United States as you experience your own African safari adventure with a touch of Disney magic.

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
 
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel website
HOTEL STYLE
Family, Great View, Family Resort, Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
972
PRICE RANGE
US$ 302 - US$ 785 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
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Location
United StatesFloridaCentral FloridaOrlando
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Andy D
23 October 2018|
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Response from Sandra C | Reviewed this property |
If you staying in the savana then there's not bad rooms, the one thing I found excellent was the club level, from the moment you step out of your car they take care "everything " while you are sipping on a nice cocktail... More
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JayleneScott
21 October 2018|
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Response from Tucker1213 | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes they will store it for you. When you check in just ask and it will be stored. Have a great time!!!
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Iheartthesunshine
18 October 2018|
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Response from debs2028 | Reviewed this property |
you can’t book from 170 days but you can make all your reservations at 180 days so essentially your last reservation 180 +10 ( if you are staying 10 days ) will be 10 days ahead of offsite guests .
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Room Tips
"Our room was far from the elevators so it is quite a walk. Check out where your room is in comparison to..."
85MaryV
1 week ago
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"Request a room close to the lobby to avoid long walks back and forth to get to the main area!"
AuraOnFire
2 weeks ago
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"The best views are the Savannah view rooms but these can be extra."
michellemN1328IC
2 weeks ago
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"Savannah rooms are the best ones with views. If you have a car go to Walmart and stock up your fridge, a..."
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