• On Apr 11, 2017
    Christina from FL 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.

    I am staying at Port Orleans French Quarter in July and I know all rooms are different. Are there any standard view rooms that are better than others, and if so, what makes them better?

    Hi, Christina!

    My family stays all over Disney property, but Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter is the resort we consider our "home away from home!" I hope your family enjoys this property as much as my family does.

    When staying in a standard view room, my choice is Building 4, with a first floor room. This puts you very near the bus depot as well as the food court. You are just steps away from middle of it all! Between Buildings 4 and 5 is a large grassy courtyard area where my kids love to toss around a football by day, and watch movies by night (see schedule for movie days and times).

    If you prefer a standard room that is a bit quieter, you might enjoy Buildings 1 or 7 on an upper level floor. These buildings are a bit more remote so you will not have as much foot traffic. Even in these buildings, you are just about a 5-7 minute walk to the main resort areas.

    Enjoy your stay at Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter. Make sure to try the made-to-order beignets at the Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory. For a fun time, take a boat ride to Disney Springs or take a stroll down to sister resort Riverside to rent bikes. With so much to do, make sure to plan some "resort time" to take it all in.

thumbnail image for Cathy

Meet the Panelist: Cathy, Ohio

Hi, I'm Cathy from Cleveland. I love to travel, especially in the winter to escape the snow and cold of Ohio! My husband and 2 kids share my enthusiasm for travel, so we enjoy our adventures together whether it is hiking at a National Park, sailing on a Disney Cruise Ship, or going to Walt Disney World which is our home away from home. My husband proposed to me in front of Cinderella Castle and we have not stopped visiting ever since! It's a blast helping guests here at planDisney! 
Learn More About Cathy

Didn't find what you were looking for? Click the Ask a Question button to open the Ask a Question dialogue box. If you are not logged in a dialogue box will appear to signin in order to ask a question.

To submit your question, please log 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.