Villa Resorts Archive

Bay Lake Tower Review

Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort ranks highly on our list of top Disney Vacation Club resort-hotels at Walt Disney World. In this review, we’ll weigh the pros & cons of this hotel, offer a photo tour of the studio and grand villa rooms, and share our experiences having stayed here a few times.

Saratoga Springs v. Old Key West

If you’re a long-time Disney Vacation Club Member, you’ve probably been faced with this dilemma at some point: Old Key West or Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa. Both are Deluxe Villas at Walt Disney World that are on the low end of the demand and point chart spectrum. We know there are bound to be

Which Disney Resort Should We Stay At?

The drill is always pretty much the same: I see some tidbit of news that gives me an excuse to start thinking about a Walt Disney World getaway, so I head to DVCMember.com to check availability. As I expand each resort to reveal my results in the “no availability,” “partial,” and “all dates” sweepstakes, there

Disney’s BoardWalk Inn Review

Disney’s BoardWalk Inn is a deluxe resort hotel and Disney Vacation Club villa at Walt Disney World, located within walking distance of Epcot on Crescent Lake. This review features room photos of BoardWalk Inn, and our pros & cons of the hotel. We first stayed at Disney’s BoardWalk Inn during our Walt Disney World honeymoon.

Disney’s Beach Club Resort Review

Disney’s Beach Club Resort is a Deluxe Resort hotel at Walt Disney World themed to the seaside resort cottages found in New England in the early 20th century. This review features room photos, thoughts on staying in the Epcot resort area, the amazing pool at Beach Club, restaurants in the area, and much more. If

Animal Kingdom Lodge – Kidani Village Review

Kidani Village at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge is a villa-style hotel, and one of the newer Disney Vacation Club resorts at Walt Disney World. This review features room photos, thoughts on the ambiance, and our opinion on for whom this resort is best suited. Despite not having previously reviewed it, Animal Kingdom Lodge ranked as

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Review

Wilderness Lodge is a Deluxe resort-hotel at Walt Disney World that is themed to…the wilderness. More specifically, to the Pacific Northwest and the National Park lodges of the early 20th century. While this review covers everything from amenities and common areas (with a heavy focus on Christmas) to the rooms, it should mostly be used

Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Review

This post reviews Disney Vacation Club’s Villas at Wilderness Lodge, featuring photos of the newly refurbished rooms, thoughts about the hotel, and the pros & cons of staying here. We will also discuss the current expansion at Wilderness Lodge that will add 26 waterfront cabin villas and remain ongoing through 2017. Let’s start by taking a look