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Disney's Grand Californian Hotel

4.5 of 5 1600 S Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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San Jose, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I'm aware that the location is great. It's walking distance from any of the great Disney landmarks, and that's what really made the price worth it. We could stay as long as we wanted in Disneyland without worrying that the shuttles were going to leave without us, because guess what? Our hotel was right next door. Nevertheless, excluding the location,... More 

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Paso Robles, CA
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107 reviews 107 reviews
12 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The initial impression is stunning as this hotel has a very grand entrance with a huge Great Hall. The decor in the common areas is tasteful and masculine without being overly so, or littered with animal carcases like so many other "lodge-inspired" locations go for. We arrived at exactly 3 pm, which is check-in time and were told that our... More 

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Salem, Oregon, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is an excellent hotel, excellent service and very close proximity to the Disneyland and California Parks. Very kid-friendly, rent-a-car on site, clean, swimming pool towels in the halls for use, great on-time room service and very cordial and professional staff. The Great hall spectacular designed after Yosemite National Lodge. Very impressive. We had three children ages 6, 5 and... More 

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AV, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
10 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Disney Grand Californian is designed to have the feel of an old, lamp-lit hunting lodge. I disagree with some reviewers who say it is "dark" inside. It it more "cabin cozy" than dark. We did self-park which was adequate and extremely convenient. I did wish, as have many other reviewers, that there was EV charging. I even brought my... More 

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San Jose, California
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed here during my first visit to Disneyland, so I wasn't in the room very much. However, the room was beautiful, very clean, had a nice assortment of bath products, and has lovely pools. The lobby is very nice, with dark wood and a cozy fireplace. The one problem I had was finding my room every time I was... More 

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Bridgewater, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went to this hotel on a business convention, however 80% of it was spent relaxing and enjoying the wonderful parks, Disney is known for. You always hear people talk about the "Disney Experience" but really, that is truly in the parks, not in this hotel!! The Good The location was great for walking down town Disney and getting through the... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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130 reviews 130 reviews
19 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

As a group of 7 people, we wanted to ensure we had the best Disney experience possible - which for us meant "Magic Hour", the Storyteller's breakfast, along with a easy access throughout the day (in case we wanted to come back to the hotel). Our advice? SAVE YOUR MONEY. Any of the hotels onsite offer Magic Hour - and... More 

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Tracy, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent the last week of February at Disneyland and stayed at the Grand Californian Hotel and Spa. We love this hotel. When you first walk in, you are welcomed into the Great Hall. Tall ceilings, tables, couches and comfortable chairs dotting the hall, a cozy fireplace with rocking chairs and a TV with mini chairs for children to watch... More 

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Irvine, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the minute you go in the staff makes you feel like family. We were selected family of the day and got a complimentary upgrade to the suite. If it's your birthday you get the badges at check-in and a signed photo from Mickey!Even the housekeeping was great and gave us a rose and and extra chocolates when we walked... More 

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Los Angeles, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The service is very pleasant so a definite thumbs-up to the staff and the lobby is definitely very lovely. Also, the bath products are nice, and obviously, the location is terrific. But other than that, they're simply overcharging. The bathroom has a tiny tub and very little space. The quality and decor of the rooms is average and basic. No... More 

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  • Downtown disney(89)
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  • Very nice(29)
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Additional Information about Disney's Grand Californian Hotel

Address: 1600 S Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802
Location: United States > California > Orange County > Anaheim
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Disney's Grand Californian Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 1019
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Also Known As:
Grand Californian Hotel
Grand California Hotel
Disney California Hotel
Disneys Grand Californian Hotel
Disney Grand California Hotel
Disney Grand Californian Hotel
Disneyland Grand Californian Hotel
Disneys Anaheim
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#9 Romantic Hotel in Anaheim
#12 Business Hotel in Anaheim
#21 Family Hotel in Anaheim

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