Mom And Son On Run
  • On Sep 15, 2015
    Kate from TX Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    My 15 year old son is 6'5" (and growing). Are there any attractions to watch out for in terms of head or legroom? Do any value or moderate resorts offer a bit more space than the others? I'm hoping he can stretch out after a long day.

    Hi Kate,
    Welcome to the Disney Parks Moms Panel! I'm also a Mama to a very tall boy but he hasn't quite reached 6'5" yet! Some of the attractions are tight on leg room, especially the thrill rides but I honestly think he should be able to squeeze in and be ok. I wouldn't worry too much about head room but he may be short on leg room for the duration of the ride.

    I would honestly suggest staying in a moderate resort; most of the value resorts have double beds for accommodations, while several of the moderates have queen sized beds in at least some of the rooms. I recently had my first stay at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort and it was quite lovely! Disney's Port Orleans Resorts (both French Quarter and Riverside) have rooms with queen beds available.

    Kate, I hope this helps you out! Happy planning!

    Best Wishes,
    Amy B.
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Meet the Panelist: Amy, Florida

I’ve grown up in Central Florida and have been visiting Disney Parks for over 30 years. Now that I’m a mom myself of a blended family with four kids, I love sharing Disney’s year-round special events with my family. Some of our favorite events are the Flower and Garden Festival, Epcot's International Food and Wine Festival and Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party. Let me help you plan something extraordinary for your next Disney Parks vacation! Learn More About Amy

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