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Disney's Contemporary Resort

4600 N World Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
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    (407) 824-1000

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  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Data Ports
  • TV In Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sauna
  • Voicemail
  • Electronic Room Keys
  • In-House Bar
  • Video Check Out
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Clothing Iron
  • In-House Dining
  • Wake Up Service
  • Coffee & Tea Maker
  • Game Room
  • Safe
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Valet Parking
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • 98%
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  • 63%
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  • Disney's Contemporary Resort
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    5 Aug 29, 2013

    would not pick this hotel to stay, just great to watch and having the monorail...fun

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    3 Nov 18, 2013
    Recommended for:Family Travelers
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  • Disney's Contemporary ResortPro 2014
    Nally
    3 Apr 11, 2014

    This futuristic hotel was one of the first resorts built at Disney World. The monorail glides into the 14-story Grand Canyon Concourse, and there's a great view of the Magic Kingdom across the Seven Seas Lagoon.

    Recommended for:Family Travelers
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  • Disney's Contemporary ResortPro 2014
    JJ
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    3 May 27, 2013

    One of the Original Disney properties, the Contemporary Resort has the thrill of the monorail running through the middle of it. Its fun even if just riding from the main Magic Kingdom monorail station to the park.

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  • Disney's Contemporary Resort
    Michelle Davis
    5 Jul 15, 2012

    The staff was very friendly and accommodating. Rooms were beautiful. Our room was on the water side, but very close to the end of the building near Magic Kingdom. At night we could stand outside our door and watch the fireworks over Space Mountain then walk through our room to the patio and watch the Lighted Water Parade. The best of both!

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  • Disney's Contemporary Resort
    Terry Gardner
    5 Jul 05, 2012

    Until I stayed at a Disney Resort I had no idea how convenient Disney makes everything for its guests. From the Contemporary, I could walk over to the Magic Kingdom or catch the Monorail to Epcot and then catch a bus to Animal Kingdom. There's no hassle with parking and no stress of finding anything. I felt like I was on a cruise ship where all my needs were easily met. Oh, and the bed was comfortable too.

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  • Disney's Contemporary Resort
    Scott Johnson
    4 Jul 04, 2012

    For some reason, knowing that each room was made separately and then assembled here just adds to its charm and mystique.
    The amenities are nice, and the rooms are comfortable. And even though the monorails run through, not beside the resort, you are really close enough to the Magic Kingdom to walk.

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  • Disney's Contemporary Resort
    Carole Murphy
    4 Jul 04, 2012

    My favorite part of this resort: the monorail glides straight through it. It never gets old. Nice bar area, too. Love the landscaping, too - very modern.

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  • Disney's Contemporary ResortPro 2014
    Susan V. (Disney Expert)
    4 Jul 04, 2012

    I have to say these are the most beautiful rooms on property and some of the most spacious. The very modern and comfortable.
    The location of this resort can't be beat as it's an easy walk over to the Magic Kingdom. You can also hop on the monorail to get to the Magic Kingdom, Transportation & Ticket Center (for transit to EPCOT) or to get to other monorail resorts.
    The restaurants are varied from California Cuisine to character buffets.
    The pool is on the mild side of fun. Not Disney's best pool but one that does at least have a slide and fountains. Being on Bay Lake means there are water craft available for hire or parasailing.

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  • Disney's Contemporary Resort
    Melva Williams
    4 Nov 25, 2011
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Description:

This hotel is located in Lake Buena Vista. Walt Disney World and Magic Kingdom are area attractions. Another nearby attraction is Richard Petty Driving Experience.

Features.
Dining options at Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort include 2 restaurants and a bar/lounge. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Recreational amenities include 3 outdoor swimming pools and 4 spa tubs. Also located on site are a fitness facility, a waterslide, a children's pool, and a sauna. Spa amenities include massage/treatment rooms, beauty services, and a hair salon. This 3.5 star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, limo/town car service, and audio visual equipment. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in public areas. This Lake Buena Vista property has event space consisting of banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, a ballroom, and exhibit space. Complimentary shuttle services include an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a theme park shuttle. Business services, wedding services, and tour/ticket assistance are available. Guest parking is complimentary. Additional property amenities include a marina, a poolside bar, and a coffee shop/café. This is a smoke free property.

Guestrooms.
There are 428 guestrooms at Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort. Balconies offer garden or water views. At the 3.5 star property, accommodations include kitchenettes with microwaves, refrigerators, coffee/tea makers, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. In addition to complimentary high speed (wired) Internet access, guestrooms offer multi line phones, iPod docking stations, and free local calls. Flat panel televisions have satellite channels and DVD players. Air conditioned rooms also include desks, ceiling fans, blackout drapes/curtains, and electronic check out. Housekeeping is offered and guests may request wake up calls. Cribs (infant beds) are available on request. Guestrooms are all non smoking.

Notifications:

Additional fees and deposits may be charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out.

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Reviews Summary

Very Good!385 reviews across the web.

  • Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
  • Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
  • Location
    Near to public transport, according to 99%.
  • Room
    98% thought the view was good.
  • Grounds
    Pool was lovely, according to 87%.
  • Ambiance
    85% were fond of the entertainment options.
  • Food
    74% found the breakfast to be wonderful.
  • Hotel
    71% thought it was clean.