The Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge

Magic Kingdom Resort Area
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Description

The famous lodges of American National Parks at the turn of the century are recalled at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge. Among the pine forests and natural surroundings on the southwestern shore of Bay Lake, the wilderness-themed resort features quarried stone and lodgepole pine with a log-structured main lobby. Next to the lodge is The Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge (part of Disney Vacation Club). A unique feature of The Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge is its themed living room area that features railroad memorabilia, including a special exhibit on loan from the Disney family of two of Walt Disney’s personal scale-model train cars and a piece of the original track.


Details

  • Opening Date: November 15, 2000 
  • Resort Area: Magic Kingdom 
  • Resort Category: Deluxe Villa
  • Address: 901 Timberline Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32830 
  • Phone:  (407) 824-3200
  • Fax:  (407) 824-3232
  • Resort Map

Room Information 

Number of Rooms:  181 rooms

Check In/Check Out: Check in 4:00 PM, check out 11:00 AM 

Internet Access: DialUp modem data connection using in room phone and high speed internet access point. Click here for details of high speed internet.


Room Types and Sizes

Studio - woods view or villas courtyard view
Bedding options:
1 Queen bed and 1 double sleeper sofa- sleeps 4+ 
356 square feet

1 bedroom Villa - woods view or villas courtyard view
Bedding options:
1 King bed in master bedroom and 1 queen sleeper in the living room- sleeps 4+
727 square feet

2 Bedroom Villa - woods view or villas courtyard view
Bedding Options:
1 King bed in master bedroom, 1 queen and 1 double sleeper sofa in the second bedroom and 1 queen sleeper sofa in the living room- sleeps 8+
1 King in master bedroom, 2 queen beds in the second bedroom, and 1 queen sleeper sofa in the living room- sleeps 8+
1180 square feet


Room Rates (2012)




Dining

Counter Service
Roaring Fork (7am-11pm)
Counter service featuring burgers, sandwiches, salads, soups, and pizza.

Refillable Mugs: Can be purchased at Roaring Fork for $12.99 +tax and are refillable at Roaring Fork and the pool bar for the length of your stay.

Lounges
Trout Pass Pool Bar (12pm-7pm)
Pool bar featuring beverages and light snacks

Territory Lounge (4:30pm-12am)
Lounge featuring full service bar, coffee, and light appetizers

Table Service
Whispering Canyon Cafe (7:30-2:30, 5pm-10pm)
Lively restaurant featuring family style bbq favorites.  Advance dining reservations strongly recommended.

Artist Point (5:30pm-9:30pm)
Restaurant featuring a Northwest inspired seasonal menu including fresh seafood, game meat, and award winning wine list.  Advance dining reservations strongly recommended.  Artist Point is a signature dining location and require 2 tablel service credits on the Disney Dining Plan.
Dress Code Guidelines:
Men: Khakis, slacks, jeans, dress shorts, collared shirts. Sport coats are optional.
Ladies: Capris, skirts, dresses, jeans, dress shorts.
NOT permitted in dining room: Tank tops, swimwear, hats for gentleman, cut offs, or torn clothing. While t-shirts are now allowed, the policy remains that t-shirts with offensive language and/or graphics are not acceptable. 

In-Room Dining (7am-11am, 4pm-12am)
Requires two table service credits on the Disney Dining Plan


Recreation 

Pools
Hidden Springs Pool
 (7am-12am) quiet pool with hot tub near the Villas at Wilderness Lodge  
Silver Creek Springs (7am-12am) wilderness inspired feature pool with rockwork, flowing spring, and water slide.  Hot tub and kiddie pool located nearby.
 
Health and Fitness
Sturdy Brances Health Club
: Open 24 hours, attendant available from 6:00am-9:00pm.  Massage, facial, and body treatment services available.

Watercraft and Bike Rentals
Teton Boat and Bike Rentals (10am-5pm):  Boston Whaler® 170 Montauk, Sun Tracker® pontoon boat, or Sea Raycer by Sea Ray®, sailboat, kayak, or pedal boat are all available for rent. 

Jogging Trail
A 3/4-mile trail connecting Wilderness Lodge with Fort Wilderness. 

Beaches
Located along Bay Lake.  A volleyball court is located on the beach.  For health and safety reasons swimming or playing in the water is not permitted.

Arcade
Buttons and Bells Game Arcade


Shopping 

Wilderness Lodge Mercantile (7:30am-11pm)
Gift shop selling apparel, swimwear, gifts, souvenirs, bottled beverages, snacks, and sundries.


Transportation 

Bus:  Located between the main lodge and the villas.  Exit through the doors at the end of the hallway past the Wilderness Lodge Mercantile.

Water Taxi:  Water taxis to the Magic Kingdom, Contemporary resort, and Fort Wilderness located in the rear of the resort on Bay Lake.  This service may be interrupted due to inclement weather.

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