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Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   2901 Osceola Parkway, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Bloomington, Indiana
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66 reviews 66 reviews
25 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you like Disney, you have to love Animal Kingdom Lodge. From the moment you pull through the gatehouse, the level of theming and detail is the very best that Disney offers. Step inside the lobby – holy smoke! The lobby is so impressive that you want to think of reasons to just sit there and look around. Do it!... More

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New Berlin, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

April 2014, we stayed here with our son's family which included a 3 and 5 year old. We had a fabulous time. The staff was courteous and helpful. We have stayed at other resorts, but this has become. New favorite. We will definitely stay here again.

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atlanta
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed at most of the locations on property at the Disney World Resort but this is the favorite of our 3 children. We have stayed several times, normally in a savannah view room which enhances the experience but also in the standards. The primary plus is the animals and the close access you have while staying here. If... More

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Virginia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at Animal Kingdom Lodge in 2012 and loved the warm welcoming atmosphere. It had all of the unique Disney touches about it that made it special and magical. The staff would greet you with "Welcome home" as you walked in the door and they were always eager to make you feel like you were special and welcome. We... More

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went her when I was younger with my family and they were all just so welcoming. The stunning high roof of the lobby was amazing. As kids we were running around enjoying ourselves and the staff didn't mind they just smiled. It has a amazing pool with a slide so we spent evenings in the pool. Our room had a... More

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Longmont, Colorado
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

i thought the resort was one of a kind - i was all ready for a cheesy experience but the animals in the savanna were amazing - and added this calm presence to our stay. the restaurants were great - yes expensive but everything at disney is pricey if you are not part of the 'club'. the staff was great... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife, our 4 year old daughter and I just spent a week at Animal Kingdom Lodge and were not disappointed! We've been to WDW before and have stayed close to Epcot, at the Disney Beach Club, so this was our first experience at a different WDW Resort. We used the Disney Express Bus service from MCO (highly recommend), even... More

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phila area, pa
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26 hotel reviews
234 helpful votes 234 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

upon arrival....the cavernous lobby was magnificent! it just felt like it was going to be a great stay and it was! rockers....oversized seating in lobby....direct access to out back to where animals were.....loved it. got to room....able to see the animals even though we did not have an animal view room! pool for fantastic! huge! I mean really huge and... More

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Naples, Florida
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34 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a large hotel that feels like a small hotel. From the moment we pulled up to the front entrance, we were made to feel special. The level of service is stunning. The decoration is superb. We were constantly impressed with the level of finish and the attention to detail. We made sure we had a savannah view, so... More

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North Port, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with two other couples for an adults get a way. We have been to Disney several times, most of our group was first timers. There was lots to do, events, activities and just stuff to see. LOVED the savanna, we sat and watched the animals every chance we got. The pool was clean and well staffed. The only draw... More

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  • Jambo house(117)
  • Very nice(72)
  • Pool area(59)
  • Savannah view room(55)
  • Quick service(50)
  • Kidani village(48)
  • Disney world(38)
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Additional Information about Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge

Address: 2901 Osceola Parkway, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830
Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#11 Luxury Hotel in Orlando
#20 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
#34 Spa Hotel in Orlando
#34 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
#39 Family Hotel in Orlando
#119 Business Hotel in Orlando
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge is an African lodge-style resort amidst a 43-acre wildlife preserve. The Resort offers authentic African-inspired architecture and the kraal African-village landscape design—a semi-circle design popular in Africa which offers expansive views of the surrounding savanna and its many animal inhabitants. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Animal Kingdom Lodge
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Animal Kingdom Resort
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