Mom and daughter on Expedition Everest
  • On Oct 1, 2012
    Theressa from ON Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

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    I have a 7 year old with Asperger's.. He has sensory issues and needs a calm place to cool down that we can get to quickly. Would the Cabins at Fort Wildnerness be appropriate (nature soothes him a LOT) or are there better recommendations?

    I think that the Cabins at Fort Wilderness would be a lovely option for your son. Everyone who I have talked to who has stayed at Fort Wilderness says that they will never stay anywhere else again. Several friends of mine stayed there just this past weekend and they said they loved it! They loved going on the golf carts around the resort, exploring the nature trail and bringing marshmallows to roast s'mores at night by the campfire. You can truly have a vacation at the Fort Wildness Resort itself without even going to the parks! This will be a perfect retreat for your son after a day at the parks!

    I hope you have a magical vacation!

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Meet the Panelist: Stacy, South Carolina

My name is Stacy and I'm a native Carolinian, single mom to two amazing teens, and a Walt Disney World fanatic! My kids and I are Disney Annual Passholders and whether we are celebrating a birthday, running a runDisney race, or simply having a craving for a Mickey pretzel, we visit the most magical place on earth as much as possible! I am ecstatic to share the tips and tricks I have learned over the yEARS as part of the planDisney panel!
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