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Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa

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Sandwich, Massachusetts
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Surprised our grandchildren with a trip to Disneyland. As a Disney Vacation club member we were able to book a 2 bedroom villa. Our villas was wonderful - 2 bedrooms one king size bed and the second 2 queens. 3 baths all with at least a shower, Fully equipped kitchen/living room. Location was perfect easy walk to Disneyland Park and...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As you would expect from Disney this is a great, family-friendly luxury hotel. You can't beat being steps away from your room after a long day in the parks. The rooms are nice, they have everything you need, and you can't beat the view. The pool area is great for kids and there are tons of options for restaurants. Worth...

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Indianapolis
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is hands down the best location for a hotel at Disneyland. That alone may be worth it depending on your situation. The common areas of the hotel are very pretty and our experiences with the staff were all very good. Don't expect nice rooms for the price though. The rooms are surprisingly dated. No easy places to plug in...

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Washington, DC
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Upon arriving, we told our room wasn't ready, so we provided our cell number and headed to the "downtown" area to grab some lunch and visit the parks. After about 2 hours, we were called and told our room was ready. Told that our room keys were already programmed, we headed up to the room. The keys did not work...

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Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down the best location for the parks. Get drenched on Grizzly Mountain and pop back to the room for a quick change or just for a break. The building and public spaces are really beautiful. The standard and premium view rooms are small but nicely appointed. This is NOT a value hotel but if location is your #1 priority...

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been a Disneyland premium pass holder for several years and I decided to finally take the plunge and stay at the Grand Californian before moving out of state. While the hotel is gorgeous and the beds are quite possibly the most comfortable I have ever slept in, the front desk check in left much to be desired. On top...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I are from Tucson, so we've got about a 7-8 hour drive to make it to Anaheim. We left Tucson around 7:30pm, stopped for dinner, getting us into Anaheim around 2:00a local time, 3:00am Tucson time. We've stayed at Grand as well as Paradise Pier many times. We come to Disney every year for our anniversary and...

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oxnard, ca
Reviewed 1 week ago

I totally surprised my husband with this stay. We celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary and wanted an experience our family wouldn't forget. A week before arriving, they called to confirm reservations and explained our arrival. We got a 2 bedroom (reg room attached to 1 bedroom suite) suite located on the 5th floor above the Disney Store looking out to...

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is close to California Adventure and Disneyland. It is clean, the beds are very comfortable, it has room service, restaurants and bar on premises, a spa, and pool. We went for Thanksgiving and the hotel and Disneyland is decked out for Christmas.

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Venice, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand California is a beautiful hotel located adjacent to California Adventure and almost as close to Disneyland. In terms of Disneyland hotels, it is the nicest (Paradise Pier, Disneyland Hotel). But, it also runs about $600/night, which is at least double, and usually more, of all other non-Disney hotels in Anaheim. So you ask yourself, why? Well, the reason...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Storyteller's Cafe
Storyteller's Cafe
Cuisines: American, Soups
White Water Snacks
White Water Snacks
Cuisines: American, Fast Food
Hearthstone Lounge
Hearthstone Lounge
Cuisines: American, Bar
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This stunning hotel offers premium accommodations and rich dining experiences in American Craftsman style and elegance. With its world-class spa, an impressive array of amenities and impeccable Disney service, Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa defines grandeur in every way. Located in the heart of Downtown Disney District, this hotel is just steps away from exceptional dining and entertainment. And with your park ticket, enjoy an exclusive entrance to Disney California Adventure Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa

Address: 1600 S Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802-2317
Location: United States > California > Orange County > Anaheim
Price Range: $541 - $880 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa 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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#1 Spa Hotel in Anaheim
#3 Luxury Hotel in Anaheim
#6 Business Hotel in Anaheim
#9 Romantic Hotel in Anaheim
#17 Family Hotel in Anaheim
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“Ask for a view of the park”
 of 5 bubbles alison303, 2 days ago | Read review
“A downtown view gets you a fireworks view as well.”
 of 5 bubbles mrequarth, 6 days ago | Read review
“Pool view is quieter than downtown view. Higher up rooms are quieter and may have fireworks or world of wonder view.”
 of 5 bubbles cheap_trav_gal, 1 week ago | Read review
“Ask for the 6th floor if you add club level to your room package.”
 of 5 bubbles AshleyMychele, 1 week ago | Read review
“Check the location of your room. Some of the rooms are very far away from anything.”
 of 5 bubbles ronalds307, 1 week ago | Read review
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