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  • On Sep 18, 2022
    Amanda from MI Asked Please note that experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    Are there places to fill up water bottles throughout the parks?


    Thanks for asking your question to planDisney!

    I was just at Walt Disney World last weekend, and I am glad to report that Disney continues to add more water bottle filling stations around their parks! On this trip I found a new one at EPCOT! As you approach the World Showcase after passing by the Imagination! pavilion, you will find it by the restrooms.

    There are a few water stations in each park, and they seem to add more as they design or renovate certain parts of the park. The park maps do not currently reflect these locations, so you will want to ask a cast member where to find the nearest accessible fountain. The resort hotels also are adding these as well, though I have not seen one in every resort, so I cannot promise anything. But staff at the resort's counter service restaurant can always help you out. By the way, the water is filtered, so that is a plus.

    Of the ones I know to date, here are a few for each of the parks

    Magic Kingdom Park: Inside Cosmic Ray's Starlight Café
    EPCOT: In the Odyssey Center, as well as a new one by the restrooms as you enter the World Showcase on the Canada pavilion side of the lagoon
    Disney's Hollywood Studios: In Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, near the restrooms, and in front of Slinky Dog Dash
    Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park: In front of Expedition Everest, and by the Na'vi River Journey

    BONUS TIP #1

    The old solution before there were water filling stations was to ask a counter service restaurant for a glass of water, which they would gladly provide free of charge. This is still available, and they are glad to assist.

    BONUS TIP #2
    Many of the counter service restaurants will have a fountain station. While you should not just grab a free soda while you are there, you could get some ice for your water bottle, just to keep your drink cold for those hot Orlando days!

    Please feel free to write me back directly if you have any follow-up questions.

    Have a Magical Vacation!

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