Quick Facts about Disney Contemporary Resort

Airport Transportation

The Resort provides complimentary airport transportation (Orlando International Airport) via Disney’s Magical Express.

Age Minimum

21

Balconies

  • 1st Floor Rooms and Suites have nice Patio with Chairs
  • Upper Floor Accommodations have Balcony with Seating

Check In Time

Check In time is 4pm

Check Out Time

Check Out is 11am

Express Check In and Express Check Out

Yes

Internet

  • Wi-Fi is free in all guestrooms
  • Public Areas have Complimentary Wireless

Laundry

  • Self service coin laundry area is available
  • Dry Cleaning and Valet Services available

Near

  • Across from the Magic Kingdom
  • Epcot
  • Typhoon Lagoon

ATM

  • In lobby area
  • 4th Floor below Monorail Platform

Parking

  • Free Self Parking
  • Valet Parking is Available

Resort Fee

There are not any resort fees

Pet Friendly

  • Pets are not allowed
  • Service Animals are allowed

Smoking Rooms

All rooms are non-smoking

Wheelchair Accessible/Hearing Impaired Accessible Rooms

  • Accessible room are available
  • Most of the Amenities at this resort accommodate guests with disabilities
  • Service Animals Welcome

Activities and Amenities

Pools

  • See the Pools Tab

Exercise Room

  • The latest in workout technology is in the resort for you to enjoy during your stay
  • Eliptical
  • Free Weights
  • Treadmill
  • Complimentary for all guests staying at the Contemporary Resort or Bay Lake Tower

Fishing

  • Fishing is available at the Contemporary Resort

Game Station Arcade

  • Located on the 4th floor of the Contemporary Tower

Community Hall

  • So much to do it will be difficult to get it all in
  • Billiards
  • Ping-Pong
  • Foosball
  • Board Games
  • Video Games
  • Checkout equipment for Basketball, Bocce Ball, Tennis or Shuffleboard

Movies Under the Stars

  • Enjoy time with the family at night while watching a movie under the stars behind the Contemporary Tower

Jogging Trail

  • A beautiful jogging path wraps around Bay Lake Tower for a 1 mile trek

Bike and Surrey Rentals

  • Bike Rentals are not available

Water Craft Rentals at the Boat Nook Marina

  • Sitting on Bay Lake has its perks
  • Tubing
  • Motorized Boats
  • Waterskiing
  • Wakeboarding
  • Waverunners
  • Parasailing

Tennis Courts

  • Enjoy playing tennis
  • Forget your raquet? Thats okay, pick up a complimentary Raquet and balls at the Boat Nook Marina

Basketball Court

  • Yes

Fantasia Gardens Mini-Golf

  • Everyone enjoys a round of miniature golf. Take the whole family to a magical golf outing that is pure Disney and everyone will have a great time

Playgrounds

  • There is not a playground at the Contemporary Resort

Specialty Cruises

  • Take a Romantic Night Out with a Fireworks Cruise or Intimate Dining Cruise

Concierge Desk

  • Visit the Concierge Service Area in the Lobby to get help with purchasing any of the Theme Park Tickets that you would like to visit. They can also make dinner reservations and get show seats as well.

Babysitting and Childcare Services

  • Child Care is not provided at the Bay Lake Tower.

Wheelchair Accessible/Hearing Impaired Accessible Rooms

  • Both wheelchair and hearing impaired accessible room are available
  • TTY equipment can be requested
  • Service Animals Welcome

Contemporary Resort Pools

If you stay at the Contemporary Resort, you will be staying at one of the most iconic structures in Disney World. There is 1 large Pool at the Contemporary Resort and a Small Kids Pool area. There is also 1 at the Bay Lake Tower next door. Only members of the Disney Vacation Club have access to any of the amenities at the Bay Lake Tower.

Main Pool

  • Very Large Pool with multiple play areas
  • Large Curvy Water Slide dumps into the main pool at Contemporary Resort
  • Fountains and Waterspouts
  • White Sandy Beach behind the main pool leading to the Bay Lake

The “Bullseye” Pool

  • Small round pool for the smaller ones

Number of Water Slides

  • One 17 Foot High Curving Water Slide is available at the Main Pool area
  • Water slide drops off directly in the main pool
  • Lifeguard located at the Water Slide to keep everyone safe during play

Kiddie Splash Zone

  • Large Water Play area with fountains going off in random that the kids love to play in

Number of Hot Tubs

  • 1 Large Whirlpool located in the middle of the main pool surrounded by streams of water flowing into the pool
  • 1 Whirlpool located near the Water Slide

Cabanas

  • Cabanas are available at this resort for an additional fee
  • Complimentary Drinks
  • Fruit Basket
  • Ample Seating
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Private Dining (Upon Request)
  • Massages (Advanced Scheduling Required)

Lifeguards

  • Lifeguards are on duty throughout the day and keep a close eye on those having fun around the Water Slide area

Resort Pool Hours

  • Bay Cove Pool Hours – Daily | 8 AM to 11 PM (Changes during the Season)

Accommodations

Maximum Occupancy

  • 5

Bedding Configurations Available

  • 2 Queen Beds or
  • 1 King Bed
  • 1 Day Bed
  • Additional Charge for Each Extra Adult per night for more than 2 Adults

Available Views

  • Obstructed
  • Parking Lot
  • Pool
  • Gardens
  • Marina
  • Bay Lake

Internet Access

  • Complimentary Wireless

Room Amenities

  • Flat Screen TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Table and 2 Chairs
  • Dresser of Drawers
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Non-Smoking
  • Optional: Wheelchair Accessible Rooms Available

Bathroom

  • Full Bath
  • Tub/Shower
  • 2 Sinks

Balcony

  • Balcony on Upper Floors with Chairs
  • Patio on 1st Floor rooms

Maximum Occupancy

  • 3

Bedding Configurations Available

  • 1 King Bed or
  • 1 King Bed and Sleeper Sofa
  • Additional Charge for Each Extra Adult per night for more than 2 Adults

Available Views

  • Pool
  • Gardens
  • Marina
  • Bay Lake

Internet Access

  • Complimentary Wireless

Room Amenities

  • Flat Screen TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Table and 2 Chairs
  • Dresser of Drawers
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Non-Smoking
  • Optional: Wheelchair Accessible Rooms Available

Bathroom

  • Full Bath
  • Tub/Shower
  • 2 Sinks

Balcony

  • Balcony on Upper Floors with Chairs
  • Patio on 1st Floor rooms

Maximum Occupancy

  • 5

Bedding Configurations Available

  • 2 Queen Beds or
  • 1 King Bed
  • 1 Day Bed
  • Additional Charge for Each Extra Adult per night for more than 2 Adults

Available Views

  • Magic Kingdom
  • Bay Lake

Internet Access

  • Complimentary Wireless

Room Amenities

  • Flat Screen TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Table and 2 Chairs
  • Dresser of Drawers
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Non-Smoking
  • Optional: Wheelchair Accessible Rooms Available

Bathroom

  • Full Bath
  • Tub/Shower
  • 2 Sinks

Balcony

  • Balcony on Upper Floors with Chairs
  • Patio on 1st Floor rooms

Maximum Occupancy

  • 6

Master Bedroom

  • 2 Queen Beds
  • Additional Charge for Each Extra Adult per night for more than 2 Adults

Available Views

  • Magic Kingdom
  • Bay Lake

Parlor

  • Sleeper Sofa
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Chair

Internet Access

  • Complimentary Wireless

Room Amenities

  • Flat Screen TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Table and 2 Chairs
  • Dresser of Drawers
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Non-Smoking
  • Turndown Service (on Request)
  • Optional: Pack n’ Play Playard (on request)
  • Optional: Wheelchair Accessible Rooms (on request)
  • Optional: Wheelchair Accessible Rooms Available

Kitchen Nook

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee Maker

Bathroom

  • Full Bath
  • Tub/Shower
  • 2 Sinks

Balcony

  • Balcony on Upper Floors with Chairs

Maximum Occupancy

  • 8

Master Bedroom

  • 2 Queen Beds
  • Additional Charge for Each Extra Adult per night for more than 2 Adults

Master Bathroom

  • Large Single Sink
  • Shower

2nd Bedroom

  • 2 Queen Beds or
  • 1 King Bed
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Desk and Chair
  • Large Dresser

2nd Bathroom

  • Large Single Sink
  • Tub / Shower

Available Views

  • Magic Kingdom
  • Bay Lake

Living Space

  • Sleeper Sofa
  • Flat Screen TV
  • 2 Chairs
  • Coffee Table
  • End Tables
  • Desk with Chair

Internet Access

  • Complimentary Wireless

Room Amenities

  • Flat Screen TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Table and 2 Chairs
  • Dresser of Drawers
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Non-Smoking
  • Turndown Service (on Request)
  • Optional: Pack n’ Play Playard (on request)
  • Optional: Wheelchair Accessible Rooms (on request)
  • Optional: Wheelchair Accessible Rooms Available

Kitchen Nook

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee Maker
  • Table with 6 Chairs

Balcony

  • Balcony on Upper Off of Main Living Area and both Bedrooms

Dining Options

Chef Mickey’s

Have a wonderful adventure dining and enjoying the company of Mickey and his Pals at Chef Mickey’s. While you watch the Monorail zooms by above, you can enjoy a variety of items for breakfast or dinner.

  • Open for Breakfast and Dinner
  • Casual Dining
  • Breakfast open from 7 AM to 11:30 AM Daily
  • Dinner open from 5 PM to 9:30 PM Daily
  • Reservations are highly recommended
  • American Dining at its finest

The Wave…of American Flavors

Have a wonderful American experience while dining at The Wave…of American Flavors. Also, pick up one of your favorite cocktails while dining.

  • Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Casual Dining
  • Breakfast open from 7:30 AM to 11:00 AM Daily
  • Lunch open from 12 PM to 2:00 PM Daily
  • Dinner open from 5 PM to 9:30 PM Daily
  • Reservations are highly recommended
  • American Dining at its finest

Contempo Cafe

Grab something a little lighter, from sandwiches to flatbreads, at the Contempo Cafe.

  • Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Casual Dining
  • Open from 6:00 AM to 12:00 AM Daily
  • Touch Screen Dining

The Sand Bar

The Sand Bar is located poolside and serves up many different meals by the pool like hamburgers and ice cream. No need to leave the pool area when you are hungry, everything you need is right here.

  • Open for Lunch and Dinner
  • Casual Poolside Dining
  • Breakfast open from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM Daily
  • Burgers, Hot Dogs and Sandwiches
  • Dine Outside or in the cool inside

Contemporary Grounds

Grab a Coffee and Pastry the way you like it at the Contemporary Grounds.

  • Open All Day
  • Casual Dining
  • Open from 57:30 AM to 11:00 PM Daily