We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside

3.5 of 5 1251 Riverside Dr, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830 (Formerly Dixie Landings)
#79 of 326 Hotels in Orlando
4,835 Reviews 4 of 5 stars
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside
Write a Review

4,835 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    2,172
    1,758
    549
    232
    124
See reviews for
3,066
736
45
54
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (1,111)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (4835)
  • Mar-May only
    (1307)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (1297)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (1212)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (1019)
All months
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My family and I stayed at Port Orleans Riverside and it was one of the best experiences of our lives. The grounds are beautiful and clean just as you would expect from WDW. The restaurants were great. The water taxi to Downtown Disney is incredibly convenient. The resort is ideally located on the WDW bus route that goes to the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Planning a trip to Disney? Well I would recommend staying at a Disney Resort for several perks. But one resort i recommend staying at is Port Orleans Riverside! Very nice, clean, and comfortable with that southern, New Orleans feel. One part is the plantation style buildings. the other halfis the bayou style. It offers a general store, the Roost (... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Crystal River, Florida
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Riverside and the French Quarter area are awesome. The two go hand in hand. If you have seen the Disney princes frog then you know you need "some man cathin' beignets !" And you get them at the float works food court in the French Quarter! The food is traditional new Orleans style food with po boys and all.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Santa Clarita, California
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently attended a conference on the Walt Disney World property and stayed at the Port Orleans Riverside resort for 5 days. When I arrived at the entrance via taxi, I was dropped off with my luggage. No one came to greet me or to offer assistance with my luggage, which is even more strange since I had a knee... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San German
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent hotel for families! Beautiful gardens. I stayed at "Alligator Bayou" and i loved my "Princess and the frog" themed room. Very comfortable rooms. (Nice bed!!) Excellent restaurants, food for every taste! (Loved the "create you own pasta") Many pools around the whole hotel. Liked the bicycles for four! We enjoyed going to Downtown Disney by the boat. I want... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Washington, dc
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently visited Disney World with our two young daughters and stayed in one of the Royal Princess suites. We really enjoyed our time at the resort and the themed Princess room was a huge hit for our daughters. The pool area at the resort was also very nice and large. Two items, however, keep me from making the review... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
None
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We are disney annual pass holders and have stayed at a number of hotels both on and off-site. This has to be one of the worst. The hotel is huge, and confusing, with all room entrances being from the outside. Signs are sometimes wrong throughout the property and are hard to read to begin with, good luck finding your room.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Connecticut
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
42 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at Port Orleans Riverside 4 nights beginning September 12th 2014. We checked in about 11:00 and while our room wasn't ready I received a text about an hour later with the room number. When I checked in the agent told me we had been upgraded to a king room. The room was in an excellent location. We were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Preston, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed with my wife and 16 year old daughter in Port Orleans in May 2014 for the second time in two years. We felt it was even better than our first visit. Good food, efficient staff, love the new wrist band concept too. Better than Port Orleans French Quarters.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Burntisland, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for 3 weeks and could not fault it, There are too many other resorts to return - but we did! Iwould definitely recommend this resort, it was beautiful, the photographs do not do it justice! We prefer Magnolia Bend, but we liked our themed room at Alligator Bayou. The resort is big, beautiful and the facilities are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Do you own or manage Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Hotel Summarization (Beta)

What travelers say

  • Downtown disney(209)
  • Food court(179)
  • Alligator bayou(104)
  • Main pool(92)
  • French quarter(81)
  • Very nice(76)
  • Bus stop(60)
  • Dining plan(54)
  • Quick service(36)
  • Boat ride(31)

Additional Information about Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside

Address: 1251 Riverside Dr, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830 (Formerly Dixie Landings)
Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside 3.5*
Number of rooms: 2048
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, TripOnline SA, Despegar.com and Tingo so you can book your Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Port Orleans Riverside Resort
Orlando Port Orleans Resort
Port Orleans Disney Resort
Riverside Disney
Disney Port Orleans Riverside Resort
Port Orleans Hotel Disney
Port Orleans Resort Riverside
Port Orleans Resort Disney
Disney Port Orleans Hotel
Disneys Port Orleans Resort Riverside

3,410 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (3164)
Viewed
Room/suite (640)
Viewed
Bathroom (92)
Viewed
View from room (96)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (871)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (178)
Viewed
Dining (166)
Viewed
8:10
Videos (2)
Viewed
Family/play areas (21)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (1097)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (236)
Viewed
Alligator Bayou Room (58)
Viewed
Amenities (34)
Viewed
Magnolia Bend Room (5)
Viewed
Pool (28)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (33)
Viewed
The Hotel (78)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (11)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (7)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside