When it comes to magical places to stay, few compare to Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge.
Standing proudly in 43 acres of savannah, guests are left feeling like they have just stepped in to the heart of Africa. Prize views over the vast grassland and watch over 30 species of African wildlife roam, including giraffes, zebras, gazelles, and flamingos.
Taking influence from a traditional African kraal, this lodge-style resort blends rustic thatched ceilings, hand-carved furnishings and African artefacts, embellished with all of the modern touches for an unforgettable stay. Not forgetting an Olympic-sized swimming pool, award-winning dining options, campfire activities, children's club, spa, and fitness centre too.
This Disney hotel is in prime position inside the Walt Disney World Resort making it ultra-convenient for all this amazing park has to offer.
A wealth of on-site facilities await guests at Disney Animal Kingdom Lodge Orlando. Highlights include: two swimming pools with water slides and whirlpools, fitness centre, jogging trails, spa services, Simbas' Cubhouse (supervised activity centre for children), playground, children's water play area, games arcade, four restaurants, and four bars.
Other services include: concierge, shuttle service, gift shop, valet and self-parking, ATM, childcare services, laundry and dry cleaning, locker rentals, and complimentary Wi-Fi.
Food, drink & entertainment
Guests are left spoiled for choice when it comes to dining at this luxury Disney hotel. Discover fine dining at Jiko and sample African, Mediterranean and Indian flavours plus wine tasting experiences. Boma features a buffet with an extensive array of African favourites and American classics for breakfast and dinner, Sanaa serves African and Indian cuisine with views over the savannah, and The Mara is the hotel's casual dining venue with authentic dishes and international favourites.
Guests can enjoy drinks and light bites poolside from the Maji Pool Bar and Uzima Springs Pool Bar, sample fragrant South African wines at the Cape Town Lounge and Wine Bar, or unwind in the comfort of the Victoria Falls Lounge.
In the evenings, listen to enchanting stories while toasting marshmallows on a crackling campfire.
Sport, games & activities
The on-site Zahanati Massage & Fitness Center features state-of-the-art Life Fitness and Cybex equipment and offers rejuvenating spa services such as massages and facials.
For children there is the Hakuna Matata Playground, Pumba’s Fun and Games Arcade, water play area, and the Simbas' Cubhouse - a supervised activity centre for ages 3-12 years.
Explore more of the vast savannah on a Wanyama safari and dinner - a delicious multi-course meal followed by a private safari with the exotic animals.
Of course, guests can find more action-packed adventures at the nearby theme parks.
Rooms at this Disney hotel range from standard to two bedroom suites, each is styled with a traditional African flare for a truly unique experience. As standard, all rooms include: hairdryer, telephone, iron and ironing board, coffee maker, Pack 'n Play Crib, safe, and Wi-Fi.