Go back to a time in the early 1900’s and take part in the Disney Grand Floridian Resort Amenities and fun. Since we are talking about the amenities of this era, as you look at whether or not the Disney Grand Floridian is the right choice for you and your family, start by asking some of these questions;
- Does the Grand Floridian have free WiFi?
- Does the Grand Floridian have a Water Slide?
- Does the Grand Floridian have suites?
- Do Grand Floridian rooms have refrigerators?
The answer to all of these questions are a resounding, YES! You will find everything you need to know about the amenities here. These tall Victorian buildings with red gable roofs and stark white siding give the appearance of an elegant beach front property from years in the past. As you walk through the main building entrance you will immediately know why Disney considers this it’s flagship resort. With ceilings up to 5 stories and enormous chandeliers hanging down it is truly a sight to behold and one that you will not soon forget.
View a full list of Grand Floridian Resort Accommodations, Amenities and Dining
Rooms, Suites and Villas
The many rooms and suites accommodate up to 8 people and have different viewing options. If you get a club level room, you get additional perks like a personalized front desk and guest service options, Resort itinerary planning, Lounge with beverages, snacks, turn down service and much more. You will pay a little more for these services but if you are looking to get the most out of your trip, they are worth a deeper look.
If you are a Disney Vacation Club member, you will likely be staying in one of the Disney Grand Floridian Villas. There are many room options like a Studio, 1 Bedroom, 2 Bedroom and even a 3 Bedroom Grand Villa that accommodates up to 12 people. The Villas can also be booked by the general public through the Disney Resort website if there is availability.
Pools and Water Slides
You will find 2 Disney Grand Floridian Resort Pools; the Beach Pool with a long 181 foot water slide and the Courtyard Pool, considered to be the more quiet of the two. A large Kids Splash Zone can be found across from the Beach Pool with a Big Dumping bucket in the style of the Mad Hatter’s Hat? Zero Entry access to both pools make this a great place for the whole family. The Beach pool is literally just steps away from the White Sandy Beach along the edge of the Seven Seas Lagoon. Additional pampering is available by renting one of the Cabanas by the Pool.
When you visit a Disney World Resort in Orlando, the last thing on your mind might be fishing but that is precisely what you will find at the Grand Floridian Resort. Many different options are available; from fishing on the edge of the dock to a personalized guided catch and release excursion. It is a fun event for the entire family.
This might not be considered the best resort for smaller kids because of the high end, upper class feel but it is a Disney property after all so expect a lot of fun things for the kids as well. On top of having a great water play area, there is also a big arcade, movies under the stars and even a Pirate adventure cruise.
There are multiple Dining experiences on the resort property and most allow you to fraternize with the on resort Disney characters. This is not an experience that you can find on all of the Disney resort properties. Take a look at the Disney Grand Floridian Facts about Dining to get a better overall feel of what is available.
When you leave the resort, you will be counting the days until you can plan a trip back to this one of a kind Disney Grand Floridian Resort with great Amenities.