• On Feb 22, 2021
    Maureen from PA Asked Please note that experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    How far in advance can a book a disney stay for the 50th Anniversary celebration? Also, I just heard there is a new hotel on Disney property near the International Gateway called WDW Swan Reserve. WIll this have the same perks as the rest of the resorts?

    Welcome to planDisney, Maureen! You are asking about some very exciting news recently announced at the Walt Disney World Resort!

    The World's Most Magical Celebration will officially kick-off on October 1, 2021! With all the interest in the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Walt Disney World Resort, the celebration will last for 18-months! Disney Resort Hotel reservations and theme park tickets for visits in 2021, as well as the first few months of 2022 can be made now! Mickey recently shared how he and all of his pals plan on celebrating this milestone! Who would think it's possible, but even more magic will be coming to the Most Magical Place on Earth! The most iconic symbols of the four Disney Theme Parks will experience magical transformations! No celebration would be complete without Mickey and Minnie! They'll be hosting the magical celebration wearing their finest celebration clothing! Get the most up-to-date news regarding the celebration by visiting the Walt Disney World Resort website! Here you will be able to sign-up to receive exciting news regarding the celebration! Information will also be available to Guests by visiting the Walt Disney World Resort app!

    Also recently announced was news of the Walt Disney World Swan Reserve! This will be the newest addition to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort! The Swan Reserve is now accepting reservations for vacation stays beginning on September 1, 2021! Guests of the Swan Reserve will be within walking distance of both EPCOT and Disney's Hollywood Studios! If you'd prefer a different mode of transportation, complimentary water taxi and bus transportation are available to the Disney Parks! Guests of the Swan Reserve can also enjoy the amenities available at both the Swan and Dolphin Resorts!

    Maureen, let's get ready to celebrate at the Walt Disney World Resort!

    Hakuna Matata! Jonathan
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Meet the Panelist: Jonathan, Pennsylvania

Hi, everyone!  My name is Jonathan.  I am a Disney-adoring husband, dad of three sons, and elementary school principal from Pennsylvania.  If you're visiting planDisney with questions about the Most Magical Place on Earth, then Hakuna Matata because you've come to the right group of people!  I'm happy to use my past Disney-travel experiences and knowledge to help you enjoy every moment of your vacation to the Walt Disney World Resort! Learn More About Jonathan

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