Get an overview of this hotel1940s-style family haven at Walt Disney World Resort

With a stay at Disney's BoardWalk Villas in Lake Buena Vista, you'll be in the entertainment district and minutes from Disney's Boardwalk and close to Disney's Hollywood Studios®.

This 4-star condominium resort is within close proximity of Disney's Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course and Epcot®.

Make yourself at home in one of the 372 air-conditioned rooms featuring microwaves and DVD players. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Don't miss out on the many recreational opportunities, including a health club, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. This condominium resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, supervised childcare/activities, and an arcade/game room.

Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Disney's BoardWalk Villas. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar.

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Event facilities at this condominium resort consist of conference space and meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided at no charge.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Supervised children's activities are offered daily in the Community Hall, which contains video games, table games, and popcorn and cotton-candy machines; it also offers bicycle rentals. (Surcharges are assessed for some arts and crafts.) A health club furnished with cardio and weight machines as well as free weights also includes a unisex sauna, and steam and massage rooms. (Daily surcharge for use of facility; surcharge for massage.)

Disney's BoardWalk Villas has an outdoor picnic area with barbecue grills (guests must furnish their own charcoal). Free WiFi access is available in the resort's public areas. A laundry room contains coin-operated machines. Disney's BoardWalk conference center near the Villas includes conference rooms and a business center offering business and secretarial services, and computer and pager rentals. Although pets are not permitted at the Villas, kennels are available within Walt Disney World Resort. This wheelchair-friendly resort also offers complimentary transportation (via motorcoach or boat) to all the Walt Disney World Theme Parks, Water Parks, and the Downtown Disney Area.

Disney's Magical Express: Guests of this resort 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 condominium resort is nonsmoking except in designated outdoor areas.

  • Total number of rooms - 372 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Children's pool 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa tub 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Health club 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Conference space 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Picnic area 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Free WiFi 

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  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Room service 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Microwave 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Leaping Horse Libations - This poolside bar resembles a merry-go-round. Menu items include hot dogs, sandwiches, salads, and tropical drinks. Open for lunch.

Bellevue Lounge - The resort's library bar/lounge contains plants, board games, overstuffed seating, and bar stools, and plays old-time radio broadcasts.

The following restaurants are located on the lakeside boardwalk fronting the resort. Additional restaurants can be found on the 0.8-mile-long walkway around Crescent Lake.

Big River Grille & Brewing Works - This brewery restaurant features fresh beer and a menu of appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, ribs, pasta, steak, meat loaf, and more. Décor is contemporary and streamlined. Open for lunch and dinner.

Spoodles - Mediterranean cuisine such as tapas, flatbread pizzas, and paella is served here alongside filet of beef, pasta dishes, and grilled salmon. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner; pizza window open to midnight.

BoardWalk Bakery - Take-out sandwiches, bagels, pastries, and breakfast burritos are available for quick and easy snacks. Desserts too. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

ESPN Sports Club - A large sports bar containing an ESPN store and a game arcade, the bar offers a lunch and dinner menu of ribs, steak, fish, burgers, nachos, sandwiches, salads, and appetizers.

Flying Fish Café - The café offers American cooking with an emphasis on seafood. Open for dinner only.

Entertainment

In front of and adjacent to the resort, the lakeside boardwalk features a variety of entertainment choices. Atlantic Dance Hall provides an elegant, 1940s setting for music and dancing (minimum age 21). Nearby, Jellyrolls features dueling pianos, sing-along sounds, and other musical entertainment (minimum age 21). For younger guests there's Midway Games & More for skill games and The Yard Arcade for video games.

Nearby Things to Do

The resort's main pool complex comprises a huge, heated, freeform pool featuring a serpentine, 200-foot-long water slide; a toddlers' pool adjacent to a playground; and a seven-person spa tub. Nestled in one of the Villas' courtyards is another heated pool, this one large and generally quiet. Adjacent to that pool is a Community Hall containing video and table games, and offering rental bicycles. Four-person bicycle "carriages" can be rented on the lakeside boardwalk fronting the resort. In addition, the resort has a fitness center that includes Cybex and LifeFitness equipment along with a sauna, steam room, and massage services.

Children's fishing trips (age 5–12) for bluegills and bass are offered weekdays on Crescent Lake. Adults can book bass-fishing trips for groups of up to five people every day. (Surcharges apply for all fishing trips, with poles and lures included.) The resort includes two lighted tennis courts (use is complimentary) and a 0.8-mile jogging/walking/bicycling path encircling the lake. Five PGA Tour-caliber golf courses lie within Walt Disney World Resort. Cruise boats (surcharge) accommodate 12 people for trips to view nightly fireworks at Epcot.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Playground on site 

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 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM

Check-in time starts at 4 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

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 10 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • BoardWalk Villas
  • Disney Boardwalk Villas
  • Disney's BoardWalk Villas Condo
  • Disney's BoardWalk Villas Condo Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's BoardWalk Villas Lake Buena Vista
  • Disney's Villas
  • Boardwalk Villa Disneyworld
  • Disney`s Boardwalk Villas Hotel Orlando

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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