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Get an overview of this hotelA taste of Old Key West at Walt Disney World Resort

Downtown Disney Area

This casual tropical condominium resort, reminiscent of Key West in the early 1900s, is a place where guests can take a complimentary water launch to the Downtown Disney Area, a mile away.

Relax, island style

In the sprawling Disney's Old Key West Resort with its clusters of villas, guests can splash in four pools, play basketball and tennis, or rent hydrobikes and pedal-boats from an on-site marina.

Villas with balconies

Disney's Old Key West Resort's 761 villas create a community of 50 pastel buildings. Studios have kitchenettes while multi-room villas have full kitchens, and all offer porches or balconies with views.

Disney's Old Key West Resort

Property Amenities

Property Amenities

Located within a mile of the Downtown Disney Area and Epcot, the palm tree–studded condominium resort offers a breezy atmosphere and plenty of recreational fun.

Disney's Old Key West Resort has four pools and a children's pool on site as well as several playgrounds, a video arcade, and a fitness center with services offered by Slappy Joe's Massage Room (surcharge). Guests can rent hydrobikes and pedal-boats at the property's marina. Conch Flats General Store offers sundries and souvenirs.

Complimentary scheduled transportation via motorcoach is provided to all areas of the Walt Disney World Resort, and water-launch service is available from the condominium resort to the Downtown Disney Area. Complimentary self parking and area shuttle are available, as well as valet parking for a surcharge. Dry cleaning/laundry service, luggage storage, and tours/ticking assistance are available on site as well.

Disney's Magical Express: Guests of this property are eligible for complimentary Disney's Magical Express service (pre-booking required). Motor coaches pick up guests at Orlando International Airport and drop off at Walt Disney World Resort Hotels. Disney staff members pick up bags and deliver them straight to guestrooms (for arrivals between 5 AM and 10 PM). Guests arriving outside of these hours should pick up their baggage at baggage claim to carry with them on the motor coach.

This hotel is nonsmoking except in designated outdoor areas.

  • Marina on site 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Children's pool 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa tub 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Concierge services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 761 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Wedding services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Pay movies 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Television 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Olivia's Café - This indoor café offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner. American fare and regional specialties top the menu and include hamburgers, pasta, Conch Chowder, fried chicken, and Blue Lump Crab Cakes when in season.

Good's Food to Go - Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks are served on the go at this quick-service outlet. Menu items include hamburgers, hot dogs, cold sandwiches, salads, and frozen yogurt.

Turtle Shack - Seasonal counter service is offered at the Shack, which serves sandwiches, snacks, specialty drinks, and beer. Grills and covered seating are available.

The Gurgling Suitcase - This full-service bar is located near the main pool and offers mixed drinks, cold beverages, and snacks.

Nearby Things to Do

This Lake Buena Vista resort has four outdoor pools with adjacent playgrounds and spa tubs, and a separate children's pool. Free weights, exercise equipment, stationary bikes, stair-steppers, and treadmills are available in the fitness center, which also offers massage services. Guests can rent canoes, hydrobikes, and pontoon, canopy, and pedal-boats at the on-site marina, and regular bicycles are available for exploring resort grounds. In addition, there are three tennis courts on the premises (racquets can be rented) as well as basketball, volleyball, and shuffleboard courts. Joggers can run on a 1.5-mile path that circles the hotel while guests who prefer indoor recreation visit the arcade or Community Hall for video games, pinball, and board-game fun.

Both Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and the 36-hole Disney's Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course are located within two miles of this resort via complimentary transportation. The resort's guest services desk can assist with reservations for any one of Disney's five tour-caliber golf courses, all located on Walt Disney World Resort property. A nine-hole walking course is also available.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Volleyball on site 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Property Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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 night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Property Name

  • Disney's Old Key West Resort
  • Disney's Old Key West Resort Condo
  • Disney's Old Key West Resort Condo Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Old Key West Resort Lake Buena Vista
  • Key Old
  • Old Key
  • Old Key Resort
  • Old Resort
  • Disney's Old Key West Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Old Key West

Walt Disney World Resort Hotel Benefits

Guests staying at this Walt Disney World Resort hotel can enjoy the following benefits during their stay:

  • First access to reserve a limited number of Disney FastPass+ attractions and shows, up to 60 days before they arrive (theme park tickets required)
  • Extended theme park hours with Extra Magic Hours at 1 of the Disney theme park each day (theme park tickets required)
  • Complimentary resort transportation via motor coaches, ferries, and monorail, providing convenient ways to explore all the theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort
  • Complimentary parking at Walt Disney World Resort hotels and theme parks
  • Complimentary MagicBands to access Disney theme parks (theme park tickets required), unlock guestrooms, check in at FastPass+ entrances for previously selected attractions and entertainment, and make payments at shops and restaurants
  • Complimentary roundtrip airport service between Orlando International Airport and select Resort Hotels via motor coach with Disney’s Magical Express, including luggage delivery straight to guestrooms
  • Resort Hotel entertainment, including themed pools with slides, outdoor Disney movie screenings, and Disney Character Dining experiences
Valid Theme Park admission tickets and online registration required for Disney FastPass+ attractions and entertainment (the number of selections guests can can make and available arrival windows are limited). To book airport transportation, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival; contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email. Offer subject to availability. Restrictions and blackout dates may apply.


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4.4 out of 5
91% of guests recommend
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Nice large rooms.

4 out of 5
by from Chicago
Posted Dec 5, 2016
Very nice resort. Really large rooms. Water taxi was very convenient and takes only 10 minutes to Disney springs. Pools are heated and community room has a lot of entertainments for kids. We enjoyed Old Key West!
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5 out of 5
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Posted Jul 6, 2016
Great place to stay! Grounds were beautiful and transportation to and from the parks was fantastic.
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Spacey, Convenient and Comfortable.

4 out of 5
by from Calgary, Alberta
Posted May 13, 2016
Pros: Uncrowded, quiet the grounds are well vegetated and beautiful.
Cons: The bed were pretty good but not top end.
Location: The middle of Disney, 25 minutes by car to Universal, 1 hour to the Kennedy space center.
We booked a 2 bedroom suite with kitchen and dining room as we had 5 travel It was very clean and quiet located across from a swimming pool. The units stacked 3 high with with parking in the front. The property is huge but the bus service is excellent. Approximately 10 minutes waits to go to any Disney property. You can catch a boat to Disney springs and in the evening it a very nice ride. The restaurant is homey and quite good if you don't have the energy to cook or go to Disney Springs. Disney springs has some good restaurants and some fair. Reserve as early as possible when you can. The staff is all very friendly and work hard to please. The main lobby area has a pool that is quite good for kids on rest days. Had a great time.
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5 out of 5
by from London
Posted Apr 14, 2016
Very clean, large rooms and better than anticipated!
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3 out of 5
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Posted Mar 26, 2016
Overall nice facility, but check in took 40 minutes and didn't get it right... Had to go to guest services 3 more times in and out of park to get things right
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4 out of 5
by
Posted Mar 7, 2016
Pros: Check-in, service, restaurant, pool, amenities, Disney transportation, location.
Cons: Quicker walking access to restaurant & main pool area (ex: bridges across canal).
Top notch Disney customer service and cleanliness. Not as luxurious as 4 or 5 star hotels, but worth it to stay on Disney property. Had a really good dining experience at hotel restaurant. Nice pool & amenities as well. Very nice to have Ferry to Disney Springs.
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very nice villa

4 out of 5
by from Kuwait
Posted Jan 26, 2016
Pros: every thing
Cons: internal transportation can be faster
Location: close to every thing
very nice hotel, quit, decent, good service, I was in two bed rooms villa in the ground floor, near the turtle pond station, shuttle were available every 20min. to all Disney parks and to the Disney springs (Disney down town), staff are friendly, generally I recommend this hotel specially to large family's.
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Looks like a home

5 out of 5
by from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Posted Jan 21, 2016
Pros: spacious room, Disney's public transportation, Golf and other amenities
Location: Near Disney Springs, Orlando Outlet, I4 (with easy access to other parks).
If you intend to spend some days at Disney with the little ones, Old Key West is a very good choice. With big apartments including a full kitchen, washing machine and dryer. With all the basic material that you have at home. Good transportation system in and out of the parks and a great staff.
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Love being on Disney property

4 out of 5
by from noblesville, indiana
Posted Sep 29, 2015
2 bedroom villa was perfect size. Loved having washer and dryer in room. Multiple pools on site. Great transportation.
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Nice hotel rooms need upgrading and very dark

4 out of 5
by from uk
Posted Jun 1, 2015
Very good check in staff couldn't have been more friendly and helpful and public areas all look good and clean with great key west theme which we loved however this is not carried through in the rooms which seem dated and very dark and not the cleanest I've stayed in the location was perfect for us as we could walk to Disney springs down the nature trail in the daytime and the boat ride is lovely in the evenings but one of the boat staff were very rude to my mother in law on her ecv the pools are lovely and well kept as are the grounds we would stay here again but only after rooms are renovated because for the price you pay id expect much more especially from Disney
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