Get an overview of this hotel4-star family-friendly resort near Walt Disney World®

In Lake Buena Vista, near Magic Kingdom Park

This family-friendly Walt Disney World Resort hotel is located just 2.7 miles (4.4 km) from Magic Kingdom Park. Disney's Magnolia Golf Course and Disney's Oak Trail Golf Course are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Heated outdoor pool, free WiFi

Inspired by old-time National Park lodges and the rustic splendor of the Great Northwest, this hotel features a heated outdoor pool fringed with pine trees. WiFi is free, and guests can enjoy a stroll along the pretty paths that wind through the wooded grounds.

Rustic rooms with balconies or patios

All 727 family-friendly rooms are decorated in a laid-back, rustic style and provide home comforts like refrigerators and coffee makers. WiFi is free, and guests can relax on a furnished balcony or patio.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 26 October 2015 until further notice. The following areas are affected:
  • Swimming pool
During renovations, the resort will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge features a heated outdoor pool, as well a 24-hour health club. Guests at this family-friendly Lake Buena Vista resort can enjoy a seasonal menu in the onsite Artist Point restaurant, before unwinding with a drink at one of the resort's laid-back bars. Free WiFi makes it easy to stay connected with friends and family back home.

This family-friendly resort also offers a fitness center, and parking is free.

Disney's Wilderness Lodge is a smoke-free property.

  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Marina on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 727 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Patio 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Phone 
  • Television 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Disney's Wilderness Lodge has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A marina and a 24-hour health club are featured at the resort. An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Volleyball on site 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests must pre-book Disney's Magical Express, a complimentary transfer from the Orlando airport to the hotel. 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. For more details and to book transfer service, contact the resort directly using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.
Complimentary Resort Airline Check-In Service allows eligible guests flying on participating airlines and staying at select Walt Disney World Resort hotels to check luggage and receive boarding passes at the hotel. Guests flying on participating airlines and arriving through Disney’s Magical Express are automatically enrolled in the service. Guests 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. For additional information, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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


  • 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


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 10 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Disney's Wilderness Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney Wilderness Lodge
  • Disney's Wilderness Lodge Hotel
  • Disney's Wilderness Lodge Hotel Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Wilderness Lodge Lake Buena Vista
  • Lodge Wilderness
  • Wilderness Lodge
  • Disney Wilderness Hotel
  • Wilderness Lodge Orlando

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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.

Spring Events and Attractions at Walt Disney World Resort

Guests staying at this Resort Hotel can enjoy the following events and attractions at Walt Disney World Resort in Spring 2016 (theme park tickets required):

  • Seasonal foods during the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival March 2 - May 30, 2016
  • Experience the Star Wars™ saga with new and enhanced attractions, entertainment, and dining at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
  • New nighttime experiences debuting April 22, 2016 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park
Guests may purchase discounted Disney theme park tickets via the "Things to Do" section of this Web site. Offer subject to availability. Restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

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