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Disney's Polynesian Resort

4.0 of 5 1600 Seven Seas Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830
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Palm Harbor, FL
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel has been our favorite Disney resort to stay in. We are from the Florida West Coast and come her for long weekends or short vacations. This property is one of Disney's first and is due for some serious improvements. They have begun upgrading but the buildings are still very dated - the elevators especially are slow and clunky.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Polynesian for 4 nights and had mixed feelings. The resort is very well kept, a bit dated but nice. But for us the main problem was "eating". Maybe it is because we did not study the disney dining plan with necessay care. Disney has a centralized dinner reservation system which, allows, knowledgeable users to reserve in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You would never have known there was so much construction happening around the resort......it had minimal effects on our stay. Disney offered us tickets to Blizzard Beach but we never needed to use them. Kona Café breakfast was very good and drinks at Tambu Lounge were delicious. We loved the convenience of the monorail......buses were efficient too. It was nice... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were there in may of 2014 for a week. The construction was ongoing but ok. Looks like it will be awesome when done. The rooms are just ok, but I think it's the best location in the park. Upgraded to the club level which was worth it. Concierge service and lounge alone are worth the dough. There are so... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The construction really did not bother me, however the hotel does need updating. Food was better than I had expected, although the service at lunch in the Kona Cafe was extremely slow!!! Need another bar in the hotel. Did like using the "band" rather than a key. Might be my fault, but never understand the dining plan until the last... More

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Davenport, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We go to Disney World a lot and was looking forward to the Polynesian Resort for New Years. Checked out the Construction yesterday. There is Construction everywhere, looks like a war zone. The Hotel is at 30%. The construction has the majority of the beach off limits. They do not expect to finish all the construction until July or so... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First let me state we did not stay at the Polynesian but across the street at Shades of Green. We had eaten at Sanaa and then decided to visit Downtown Disney. Well we ended up getting soaked in a downpour that caught us out in the open. We were heading back to SoG but the line for the bus to... More

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Brentwood, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

FYI, I am a travel agent that specializes in Disney. The Polynesian Resorts has been under construction for months. I hope when you booked someone mentioned this to you. If not they were not educated on this. Always book with someone whether a travel agent, who spends hours studying and visiting the properties etc, many of the reservations people are... More

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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel has construction everywhere you look ......staff not very helpful ... stayed at many disney resorts and the poly in the past but this stay was horrible.....Room was dated and dirty with mold in our tub spend your money elsewhere

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56 reviews 56 reviews
15 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Construction everywhere .....We were told only at main pool and new cabanas when we booked....not true everything is boarded up ...main building ....walkways...pool....stairs...water features .....My wife and I were celebrating our Ten year anniversary with our two girls ....we were married at the Poly and a lot has changed..... Requested a room near the only pool and were placed about... More

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  • Magic Kingdom(69)
  • Grand Floridian(30)
  • Disney world(20)
  • Kona cafe(17)
  • Volcano pool(13)
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Address: 1600 Seven Seas Drive, 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 Polynesian Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 847
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Also Known As:
Polynesian Resort Disney
Disney Polynesian Hotel
Polynesian Disney
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Orlando Polynesian Resort
Polynesian Hotel Orlando Fl
Disneys Polynesian Hotel
Polynesian Resort Orlando
Disney Polynesian Resort World
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