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Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I have stayed at Port Orleans Riverside twice, the most recent being 10/19 - 10/24 for our mini-moon. It is a very large resort and also quiet; the grounds are beautiful and it's an easy, 10-minute walk along the Sassagoula River to the Port Orleans French Quarter resort (try the beignets there!). As you will find most...

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Peace River, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful hotel! Staff were all very friendly and helpful! Royal room was beautiful! Spacious with comfy beds perfect to relax after long days at the park! Mouse keepers left towel art in the form of an Elephant! Cute! Would also leave extra Mickey Ears shampoos for us! Coffee pods were nice to have in the morning while getting ready...& they...

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1Thank Disney_Ninja
Cave Creek, Arizona
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed there for 12 days. I paid extra for a "riverside view" because it was a special birthday present for my lovely wife. I liked this place, even though it was so spread out. It had everything you needed and the surrounding were lush. The only problem I had was paying $30 bucks or more a night for a...

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2Thank WoodyD18
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Really loved this hotel! We visited as a family of four and were really impressed with everything! The hotel has an amazing lobby and overall the theming is wonderful, very impressive. Everywhere is very well kept and the staff are excellent, they couldn't be more helpful. The main pool is great for kids, and there are lots of smaller pools...

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3Thank lisajane2305
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is our second stay at Riverside and the hotel has grown on me considerably! First of all, this hotel is HUGE. Fortunately, as we arrived after dark, we were transported to our room by Fritz on the golf cart. I won't say the buildings are WELL marked, but if you pay a little attention, you can find landmarks to...

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1Thank Momspeed12
Chicago
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I took our 3 year old daughter to Disney recently and stayed at the Port Orleans Riverside resort. We stayed in a Royal Guest room which I recommend for the decor, however, the size and layout is average. Our daughter loved the princess pictures and colors, so for that it was worth it. The room was clean...

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Tarpon Springs, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was out first time staying here. We thought the place was very nice. Check in was easy and the CM was great! We didn't spend too much time at the resort but the grounds are so pretty. We stayed in the Magnolia part. We had a garden view. The room was so cute. Bright and airy! It's so quiet...

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Brattleboro, Vermont
Reviewed 1 week ago

The theming was amazing, the plants, turning pathways, and small bridges of the bayou and the trimmed hedges and large pillars of Mongolia bend, this resort had it all. The pool was amazing, the water slide delighted young and old alike. A very nice resort if you are on a budget.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first experience staying at a Disney property. With no experience and somewhat of a last minute decision to take this vacation, we chose Port Orleans - Riverside purely because of the price tag. With a package discount, we paid around $165/night for our room. I feel we got what we paid for! We were in building 39,...

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4Thank Laura B
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 2nd trip to Riverside. And we really like this resort. When we checked in we had requested Magnolia, but were placed in Alligator Bayou, we were also told there were no other rooms available. We were a bit disappointed, but off we went, didn't take our bags out of the car as we thought we'd check out...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover a place where simple pleasures flourish and Southern hospitality abounds. From the stately white-column mansions of Magnolia Bend to the quaint backwoods cottages of Alligator Bayou, delight in this picturesque Resort hotel that evokes the romance and tranquility of the rural Louisiana Bayou. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside

Address: 1251 Riverside Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830-8514 (Formerly Dixie Landings)
Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range: $206 - $340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside 3.5*
Number of rooms: 2048
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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
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#20 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
#49 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
#72 Family Hotel in Orlando
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“Corner room offers an additional window”
 of 5 bubbles , 2 days ago | Read review
“Royal Room, top floor, corner room....close to main lobby, riverboat, buses. river view is lovely”
 of 5 bubbles Disney_Ninja, 2 days ago | Read review
“Alligator Bayou can fit more people per room”
 of 5 bubbles zoetheturtle, 1 week ago | Read review
“Wouldn't want a room overlooking the pool, especially in the summer months.”
 of 5 bubbles FionaC862, 1 week ago | Read review
“Avoid this Disney resort. Disney offers many better options as do surrounding resorts.”
 of 5 bubbles Bobjlandwa, 1 week ago | Read review
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