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Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star family-friendly resort with a waterslide near Walt Disney World Resort

Walk to Magic Kingdom Park

This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista resort is located by Bay Lake, just a short stroll from Magic Kingdom Park and 2 miles from Walt Disney World Resort. Disney's Palm Golf Course and Disney's Magnolia Golf Course are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Outdoor pool with waterslide

This elegant lakeside resort features the luxurious Bay Cove outdoor zero-entry pool, as well as a 20-foot-tall waterslide and 2 whirlpool tubs. Guests can dine in 4 onsite restaurants, and free WiFi makes it easy to stay in touch with friends back home. A complimentary monorail service links the resort to Magic Kingdom Park and Epcot.

iPod docks and free WiFi

Decorated in a bright contemporary style, the 428 rooms provide home comforts like free WiFi, iPod docking stations, and flat-screen satellite TVs. Guests can enjoy views of the resort from balconies or patios.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort features 4 restaurants, including California Grill, where guests can sample delicious Pacific cuisine, and Brunch at the Top, which serves leisurely Sunday breakfasts and has panoramic views. There's a stunning zero-entry outdoor pool with 2 whirlpool tubs, and kids will love the bubbling geysers at the children's play area. Free WiFi is provided.

This 3.5-star property offers a free roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours), a theme park shuttle, and an area shuttle. Onsite parking is complimentary.

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) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • 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 restaurants - 4 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Total number of rooms - 428 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2009 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

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

  • Golfing nearby 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

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

Fees

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.

Hotel Name

  • Bay Lake Tower Disney's Contemporary
  • Bay Lake Tower Disney's Contemporary Resort
  • Contemporary
  • Contemporary Resort
  • Disney's Bay Lake Tower Resort

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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