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Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star family-friendly resort near Walt Disney World®


This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista resort is located near the bay, within 2 mi (3 km) of Walt Disney World® and Magic Kingdom® Theme Park. Disney's Palm Golf Course and Disney's Magnolia Golf Course are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Resort Features

This resort features 4 restaurants, a marina, and 3 outdoor pools. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free self parking, a free airport shuttle, and a free theme park shuttle. Additionally, a full-service spa, a health club, and a fitness center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 428 rooms provide conveniences like sofa beds and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find balconies or patios, iPod docks, and DVD players.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort features a full-service spa, a marina, and 3 outdoor swimming pools. Dining is available at one of the resort's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A poolside bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

Business amenities at this 3.5-star property consist of a business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. This family-friendly resort also offers a children's pool, a health club, and a fitness center. A roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours), a theme park shuttle, and an area shuttle are complimentary for guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Free airport transportation 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Marina on site 
  • Meeting rooms 35 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 16 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Total number of rooms - 428 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Waterslide 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2009 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Waterslide  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 

Where to Eat

Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort has 4 restaurants serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court, a marina, and a health club are featured at the resort. 3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a waterslide and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Resort Airline Check-In Service allows guests to check luggage and receive boarding passes at the hotel. This service accepts one bag per passenger on JetBlue. Guests wishing to check multiple bags on JetBlue or any bags on AirTran, Alaska, American, Continental, Delta, Northwest, United, or US Airways must call 407-284-1231 (5 AM - 11 PM) to pay luggage fees prior to check-in, or guests can check bags at the airport. Guests must pre-book Disney's Magical Express, a complimentary transfer from the Orlando airport to the hotel. Visit www.disneysmagicalexpress.com/USA for registration. This service picks up and delivers luggage directly to guestrooms for those arriving between 5 AM - 10 PM. Guests must claim their own bags after hours.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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