• On Jul 14, 2021
    Christina from AR Asked Please note that experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    If I make a reservation on a vacation package and put a deposit - is that deposit refundable if I need to change my plans? Also, When I make vacation package deposit that includes tickets and accommodations, can I get my park reservations at that time

    Heigh Ho, Heigh Ho, it’s off to plan we go…

    Welcome to planDisney, Christina! The dwarves and I are happy to see you here and are ready to answer your questions! 

    First of all, congratulations on beginning to plan your magical vacation to the Walt Disney World Resort! There are a LOT of things that go into planning a Disney vacation, and you are on your way to making it happen. 

    Once you have put a $200 deposit down on a Walt Disney World vacation package, it locks in your rate. Which is awesome! And, you have until 30 days before your check-in date to pay off the package. At any time before the 30-day mark, you can make changes, make payments, or cancel your reservation completely with no penalty. You will get the entire $200 back should you have to cancel. 

    Also, after you have made that deposit, you can create your MyDisneyExperience account, link your reservation to it, and make theme park reservations. All of this can be done on the MyDisneyExperience website or in the MyDisneyExperience app. 

    I am so excited for you to get started on your journey to a Walt Disney World vacation! Please come back and visit us again with more questions that come up as you continue to plan. 

    Happy Traveling,
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Meet the Panelist: Tracy, Illinois

GAWRSH! Hiya pals! I am a Goofy-loving mom of 2, who is married to my real-life Prince Charming. My family supports my passion for all things Disney. Walt Disney World was my very first vacation, when I was just 3 months old, and I recently completed my 73rd trip to a Disney location! I have been fortune enough to parasail high above the Disney Fantasy, attend opening day of Batuu, snorkel in the lagoon at Disney's Aulani, and SO MUCH MORE! I can't wait to help you plan your Disney vacation! 

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