Get an overview of this hotelNautical elegance in Walt Disney World Resort

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
On private beach

Ferryboat to Epcot

Inspired by traditional New England yacht clubs, this nautical resort is one mile from Disney's Hollywood Studios by ferryboat, and less than a mile from the Epcot World Showcase entrance.

On and off the water

Sailors and landlubbers alike can take advantage of the waterfront Disney's Yacht Club Resort, with its large pool, water slide, croquet lawn, and marina with boats for rent.

Nautical accents

Disney's Yacht Club Resort has 621 rooms that include seafaring details such as yacht-covered bedspreads and headboards in the shape of a ship's wheel. Rooms also have balconies or patios.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The refined Disney's Yacht Club Resort, which is reminiscent of the New England yacht clubs of yesteryear, shares many of its recreational facilities with its adjacent companion property, Disney's Beach Club Resort. The centerpiece of both resorts is the3-acre lakeside water park Stormalong Bay, which has water slides, and a white-sand beach. The resort also offers nightly bedtime stories, a game room, playground, and the Sandcastle Club, which provides on-site children's activities (surcharge). The Ship Shape Health Club has exercise equipment and also offers massages and facials. And guests can rent pontoon boats, canopy boats, and Mercury WaterMouse boats at the marina (surcharge).

The resort has 73,000 square feet of flexible function space, 3 ballrooms, a business center, audio/video equipment and support, and event-catering services. Free WiFi access, concierge services, luggage storage, and tours/ticket assistance is available. In addition, the resort offers complimentary ferry service to Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios, and complimentary, scheduled motorcoach transportation to other areas in Walt Disney World Resort, including the 2 other theme parks, both water parks, and Disney Springs® Area.

Disney's Magical Express: Guests of this resort are eligible for complimentary Disney's Magical Express service (pre-booking required). Complimentary self-parking is available. 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.

  • Lazy river 
  • Waterslide 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Number of spa tubs - 3 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Marina on site 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • On private beach 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 621 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Lazy river  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Television 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Yachtsman's Steakhouse - This New England–themed restaurant serves dinner only, with dishes that include aged cuts of grain-fed beef, chops, poultry, and seafood, all cooked on an oak-fired grill. Priority seating is recommended.

Captain's Grill - Open for breakfast (a buffet) and lunch, this restaurant offers specialties including beef, chicken, and pasta dishes.

Crew's Cup Lounge - The lounge serves beers and ales from around the world.

Hurricane Hanna's Grill - Guests enjoy poolside dining with drinks, sandwiches, burgers, and snacks.

Room service - available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Things to Do

Disney's Yacht Club Resort shares its recreational facilities with its adjacent companion property, Disney's Beach Club Resort. The centerpiece of both resorts is the three-acre water park Stormalong Bay, located on 25-acre Crescent Lake. Stormalong Bay includes water slides, two quiet pools, and a white-sand beach. The resort also has a game room, playground, and the Sandcastle Club, which provides on-site supervised activities daily (surcharge). The Ship Shape Health Club has Nautilus and Hammer Strength exercise machines and free weights, a steam room, and a sauna; massages and facials are also available (surcharge for both). Pontoon boats, canopy boats, and Mercury WaterMouse boats are available for rent at the resort marina. Guests can also fish (catch and release); play croquet or volleyball; and jog or walk along a 0.8-mile jogging trail that circles the lake.

Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and 36-hole Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course are both one mile from the resort via complimentary transportation. The resort's guest services can assist with reservations at 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.

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

Accessibility

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

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
Disney's Magical Express service provides roundtrip motorcoach transportation and luggage delivery to and from Orlando International Airport and select Walt Disney World Resort hotels. Guests who wish to utilize Disney’s Disney's Magical Express must make a reservation in advance through the Disney's Magical Express website or by calling:
U.S. and Canada reservations: 407-939-1936
United Kingdom reservations: 0800-16-90-730

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 84.38 per accommodation, per night
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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
Pet Policy: Reservations in the "Water or Pool View" or "Room, Garden View" category booked after October 15, 2017 for arrivals through October 15, 2018 may include up to 2 dogs per room (surcharge). Pets are not permitted in any other room category. Guests must request a dog-friendly room at time of booking, or by contacting the property in advance of arrival. Contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email.

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 10 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 84.38 per accommodation, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Club Yacht
  • Disney's Yacht
  • Disney's Yacht Club
  • Disney's Yacht Club Resort
  • Disney's Yacht Club Resort Hotel
  • Disney's Yacht Club Resort Hotel Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Yacht Club Resort Lake Buena Vista
  • Resort Yacht
  • Yacht Club Resort
  • Yacht Resort
  • Disney's Yacht Club Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney Yacht Club Resort
  • Disney`s Yacht Club Hotel Orlando
  • Disneys Yacht Club Resort
  • Disneys Yacht Hotel
  • Yacht Club 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. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information 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.


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