• On Jan 19, 2020
    Jordan from IL 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.

    Do you need to be staying at a Disney resort to obtain a dinning plan?

    Hi Jordan!

    The Disney Dining Plan is an excellent value for families looking to have their meals pre-paid before they arrive for their Walt Disney World Resort vacation! Yes, to obtain the Disney Dining Plan, you must be a Disney Resort Hotel guest that has booked a package with a dining plan or if you will be upgrading an existing room-only reservation to a package the includes the dining plan. If you should decide to include a dining plan, based on the plan you choose, you will be able to determine where you want to enjoy your meals while being able to track your meal entitlements each day.

    Please let us know if you have additional questions.

    Have a magical meal!

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Meet the Panelist: Raquel, Texas

As a mom of two children 6 years apart in age, it takes some creative planning to give each child a memorable Disney experience. Adding in a sprinkle of surprise pixie dust makes each vacation special for everyone.
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