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  • On Jun 30, 2014
    Tina 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.

    Can you please tell me, besides cost, are there anything that a Moderate or Deluxe Resort would give you that a Value Resort doesn't? I'm trying to decide where to stay.

    Hi Tina!

    Great question! I have stayed at over 14 of the different resorts and can summarize it all in one word: location! The hotels closest to the theme parks are mostly deluxe resorts such as Disney's Contemporary, Grand Floridian, Polynesian, Boardwalk, and Animal Kingdom Lodge to name a few. The deluxe and moderate resorts also offer table service restaurants which can be very convenient. Also, they offer different modes of transportation to the theme parks such as the monorail or boat, which can be quicker and offers a different experience in comparison to the bus transportation offered in the value resorts. Ultimately, I would recommend that you visit this page: Resort Hotels so that you may compare the amenities.  Hope this helps!

    It has been a pleasure assisting you! Let me know if I can help you with any other questions or recommend a resort!

    Happy Planning!


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Meet the Panelist: Yael, Florida

As a native Floridian, I've experienced the Disney Parks in every stage of life: as a child, a teenager, a newlywed, and now as a mom of three. My journey through the magic of Walt Disney World Resort has been filled with unforgettable moments and invaluable insights. Whether you're planning your first or your 100th visit, I'm eager to share my cherished memories and tried-and-true planning tips with you. Let's make your Disney experience as magical as mine have been! Learn More About Yael

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