Mom And Daughter Magic Kingdom Cinderella's Castle
  • On Dec 6, 2009
    Angela from NH 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.

    We are taking our 12 yo and 6 mo old . Are the strollers suitable for infants to nap in ? also we are staying in animal kingdom is there transportation available easily for getting back to resort and other parks ? any tips for infants would be appreciated


    I strongly suggest that you bring your own stroller, or make arrangements to rent a stroller off site.  The strollers available for rental on Disney property are not suitable for an infant, do not recline, and would not be very comfortable for a nap.  They are hard plastic, not a cushioned seat like traditional strollers.  (For a visual, check out and search 'strollers'.  The first search result has detailed information and photos of the strollers available for rent in the parks.)

    The Animal Kingdom Lodge is a fantastic resort!  There will be bus service from the resort to all of the theme parks and Downtown Disney.  Allow yourself a little extra time when using the buses and you should be just fine.  If you are really in a pinch, taxis are also readily available at the resort and parks.

    You don't mention what time of year you are visiting, but if it's in hot weather I recommend a battery powered clip on fan to keep your little one cool in the stroller.  A rain cover is also very nice for keeping the stroller dry.  And when my girls were little, I liked to pack their clothes in ziploc bags.  I'd place one outfit in each, which helped to keep the suitcase organized, made it easier for my husband to grab a bag and dress the kids, and also gave me a nice storage spot for wet/dirty clothes later in the day.  It's also very easy to grab a bag of spare clothes and toss in the stroller for your day in the parks.

    Hope that helps!

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Meet the Panelist: Heather, Kentucky

I'm a member of the original 2008 Moms Panel and am happy to be back again to help you plan! We are DVC members who visit 2-3 times per year with our 3 young daughters, and I am only one visit away from being able to say I've stayed in every Disney resort! Learn More About Heather

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