Deluxe Resorts Archive

Beach Club v. BoardWalk Inn

If you’re looking for the best hotel near Epcot at Walt Disney World, there are several options. In this post, we’re going to compare the two that are most popular among Disney fans: Disney’s BoardWalk Inn and Disney’s Beach Club Resort. Admittedly, this is one of the less exciting comparisons in this series. (It’ll be

Animal Kingdom Lodge – Jambo House Review

Jambo House at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge is a themed hotel at Walt Disney World. This review features room photos, thoughts on the ambiance, and our opinion on for whom this resort is best suited. Fair warning: what this review mostly consists of is us gushing about Jambo House. It should come as no surprise that this

Wilderness Lodge v. Animal Kingdom Lodge

When comparing Deluxe Lodges at Walt Disney World, there are two hotel choices: Animal Kingdom Lodge and Wilderness Lodge. One is a Magic Kingdom resort, the other an Animal Kingdom one. Our goal with this post is to offer a head-to-head smackdown between the two and settle once and for all the epic debate as to

Polynesian v. Grand Floridian

When comparing Deluxe Resorts along the Magic Kingdom monorail loop at Walt Disney World, vacation planners often debate between two hotels: Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa and Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. This post offers a head-to-head smackdown between the two hotels. This is a new series of posts that compares similarly-situated resorts to help

Shanghai Disneyland Hotel Review

Shanghai Disneyland Hotel is a luxury hotel at Disney’s new Deluxe Resort in China. This review features room and resort photos, thoughts on our stay at this hotel, and the pros & cons of booking Shanghai Disneyland Hotel. We’ll also take a look at the amenities and include a comparison to Toy Story Hotel (the

Disney World Hotel Reviews

Not sure which Walt Disney World resort hotel is right for you? Our hotel reviews feature room photos, strengths and weaknesses of each hotel, our opinion as to whether they are worth the money, and offer an idea of what type of guests (families, honeymooners, commando tourists, etc.) will like or dislike each hotel. Note that these are reviews

Disney’s Yacht Club Resort Review

Disney’s Yacht Club Resort is a Deluxe Walt Disney World hotel. This review features room photos, thoughts on amenities, and pros & cons of staying to this hotel that is adjacent to Beach Club and within walking distance of Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios (boats are also available to these parks). It is themed to

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort Review

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort is a deluxe hotel at Walt Disney World and Disney Vacation Club resort that is themed to the South Pacific, with a distinct retro tiki culture styling. This review features photos and thoughts on the rooms, common areas, and other amenities at the Polynesian. It is one of Walt Disney World’s original hotels,