Mom And Son On Run
  • On Feb 7, 2009
    Ryne from IL Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Planing on a trip for 4 adults. Ages are 18, 18, 25, and 43; Would the AKL be a good resort to stay at?

    Hi Ryne --

    Animal Kingdom Lodge is one of my favorite resorts!  I recommend trying to get a room with a savanna view; it's amazing to wake up in the morning and see giraffes, zebra other wildlife outside your window.  If you can't swing the savanna view, no worries -- the hallways have alcoves with glass window providing great overlooks.

    The lodge also has some of the best dining on all of Disney property.  I highly recommend making a reservation for Jiko, and the food at Boma ranges from traditional American fare to exotic flavors of Africa.

    The only downside to this resort (and the reason my children haven't stayed there) is location.  Unless you have a car, you have to rely on the bus system to get anywhere.  This makes it more difficult to return to your hotel for that mid-morning nap.  But, for your family of adults, this shouldn't be a problem. I definitely recommend Animal Kingdom Lodge.

    Hope this helps.  Have a magical vacation!
thumbnail image for Diane

Meet the Panelist: Diane, Rhode Island

I am Diane from RI.  My husband and I have 3 children. I took my first trip to Walt Disney World when I was 11 and I have traveled many times since then with all different party sizes.   Every aspect of planning a vacation is pure joy to me. Learn More About Diane

Didn't find what you were looking for?

To submit your question, please sign in now if you have not already done so.

Ask a QuestionOpens the Ask a Question dialog box.

Update Browser

For a better experience browsing this website, please download an updated version of Internet Explorer.

Or you can continue browsing without updating.