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Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge

4.0 of 5 2901 Osceola Parkway, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830
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Ontario, Canada
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64 reviews 64 reviews
17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were staying in the Orlando area and thought we'd like to visit the Animal Kingdom Lodge and see what it was like. You are able to go onto the grounds and eat at the restaurants even if you're not staying there. We ate at The Mara for lunch as we had children with us. It is set up like... More 

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Acworth, Georgia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for 3 nights at AKL before a Disney Cruise and it was wonderful!! We spent one full day just hanging out at the Lodge and still don't feel like we saw everything. The rooms are standard size comparable to a Moderate hotel (like Port Orleans - Riverside) but with a little more room in the bathroom area with... More 

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jacksonville, fl
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Grand daughters 5th b-day week-end. They made a big deal of her at check in with a b-day R crown and pin rained most of the time, but the hotel went out of it's way to provide activities inside. Great 2nd floor balcony room so we could watch the animals feed.

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Oslo, Norway
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The lobby is jaw-dropping, the grounds are beautiful. It was a quiet moment when we checked in Tuesday Feb 17th and was fantastic to explore the grounds and watch the animals roaming with the helpful guides answering our questions. The rooms definitely aren't something special but they are comfortable and in calm brownish tones. I love the African handcraft and... More 

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Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
21 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had such a fantastic stay here! It was so much fun being able to open your window curtains every morning and see animals such as zebras and giraffes!! We stayed at Jambo house. The lobby was so beautiful and staff were mega friendly. The Jiko restaurant downstairs was incredible! I loved the theme in the rooms, which were clean.... More 

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cleveland, UK
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at Animal Kingdom lodge for two weeks in October, we travelled with our 2 children who are 5 and 1. We've been to Orlando several times but only stayed in one other Disney hotel ( art of animation ). We were allocated a room really close to the lobby and facilities, rooms were clean and had ample room... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is like a huge African log cabin - very interesting. The lobby is ~3 stories, with a multi-level restaurant and in-door fire pits. The best part, though, was the animals! I woke up and opened my curtains to find 3 giraffes and ~4 wildebeests outside - very cool. Also, the animals clearly thought I was the entertainment...after thinking... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our first visit to WDW and we wanted to do it right, so we booked the Animal Kingdom Lodge for 7 nights. We were not disappointed. The pictures do not do this resort justice. The four story atrium is amazing and at the back of the atrium there is a four story window through which you can see... More 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband, 6 year old daughter and myself just returned home from our 6 day stay at the Animal Kingdom Lodge. We didn't spend a great deal of time in our room, but it was a wonderful room! We have a queen bed and bunk twin sized beds. We were in Jambo House in the Kudu Trail portion of the... More 

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Brasilia, DF
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is simple, not a lot of confort, rooms are medium size , with two queen beds and not so much space for luggage, and the views are great. There is almost non service at the rooms, only cleaning, You won't find drinks or food at the mini bar, you have to buy it and put in the mini... More 

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  • Jambo house(70)
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Address: 2901 Osceola Parkway, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830
Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 972
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Also Known As:
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Animal Kingdom Florida
Disneys Animal Kingdom Lodge
Disney Animal Kingdom Resort
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Animal Kingdom Lodge Orlando
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Orlando
#15 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
#29 Family Hotel in Orlando
#67 Business Hotel in Orlando

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