Mom and daughter on Expedition Everest; Animal Kingdom
  • On Jan 30, 2009
    Tracy from NS Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    Hi there, I am going to Disney in May and staying at CB. I noticed that they do head wraps. Question #1, is that the head full of braids and Question #2, how much does it cost? Thank you. Your column gave me lots of wonderful advice.

    Hi Tracy,

    Yes, they do hair wraps (or braids) by the pool area at most of the Walt Disney World Resorts (or some have hair salons that provide this service as well).  The hair wrap station at the Caribbean Beach Resort is located by the Old Port Royale Pool.  I have never used this service for myself or my daughter but I do know of others who have enjoyed having these braids put in while at Walt Disney World.  I have a friend that had this done on her daughter this past June and she told me that the braids cost $2.00 per inch (plus the cost of beads...if you would like them).  Her daughter had her full head done in braids (without beads) and with shoulder length hair she said it cost approximately $50.00 and took approximately 3 1/2 hours.  This is a very popular service and I think most guests that I have seen doing this just have a few braids inserted while there are those "others" that go for the full effect and have the whole head done.  Please keep in mind that prices are subject to change and this information I am giving comes from "word of mouth" and I can't confirm 100% as I have never done this before.  The cost and time it will take will also depend on the thickness and length of your hair.  I hope you have a magical time at the Caribbean Beach will LOVE the newly renovated/remodeled Old Port Royal Pool!

    Best wishes,
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Meet the Panelist: Brigitta, British Columbia

I am a Canadian citizen working in the tourism industry. My Disney World experiences started with my family when I was just a little girl. I have continued this tradition with my daughter who has been there now more than 15 times. Learn More About Brigitta

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