Disney's Port Orleans Resort French Quarter

Downtown Disney Resort Area

Take a stroll through the Big Easy at this quaint resort offering the lifestyle, charm and cuisine of the South.
  • Main Details

  • Category Moderate Resort
  • Website French Quarter
  • AAA Rating 3 Diamond
  • Address 2201 Orleans Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, 32830
  • Phone 407-934-5000
  • Fax 407-934-5353
  • Resort Information

  • Number of Rooms 1008
  • Check In Time 3pm
  • Check Out Time 11am
  • Convention Space
  • DVC Villas
  • Extra Magic Hours
  • Room Charging
  • Shopping Delivery
  • Self Laundry
  • Valet Laundry
  • Pools

  • Feature Pool
  • Pool Slide
  • Slide Length 51ft
  • Hot Tub
  • Quiet Pool
  • Pool-side Activities
  • Dining and Lounges

  • Signature Dining
  • Table Service
  • Quick Service
  • Food Court
  • Character Dining
  • 24h Restaurant
  • Room Service Pizza 4pm to 12am
  • 24h Room Service
  • Pool Bar
  • Indoor Bar
  • Room Types

  • Price Range $162 - $253
  • Standard
  • Preferred
  • Pool View
  • Special View
  • Club Level
  • Suites
  • Special Themed
  • Interior Corridors
  • Exterior Corridors
  • Transportation

  • Magical Express
  • Bus Transport
  • No. of Bus Stops 1
  • Monorail
  • Water Craft
  • Free Parking at Theme Parks
  • Overnight Self-parking Fee $19 per night
  • Valet Parking
  • Airline Check-In
  • Recreation

  • Boat Rental
  • Kid's Club
  • Playground
  • Splash Playground
  • Arcade
  • Running Trail
  • Poolside Movies
  • Tennis Courts
  • Gym
  • Health Spa
  • Room Information

  • Balcony
  • Safe
  • Refrigerator
  • WiFi Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron and Board
  • Pool Towels
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Bathroom Sinks 2
  • Important Dates

  • Opening May 17 1991
  • Name Change April 1 2001

Latest on Walt Disney World Resort hotel reopenings as All-Star Sports is delayed
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Scat Cat's Club at Disney Port Orleans Resort French Quarter to expand
5 years ago

Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter set for room refurbishments in the new year
7 years ago

RFID touch door locks now being installed at Port Orleans French Quarter
11 years ago

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Doubloon Lagoon feature pool closed for refurbishment (reopening TBA) Jan 04, 2024 to Apr 30, 2024

Room refurbishments Jan 06, 2018 to May 31, 2018

Doubloon Lagoon kids pool closed for refurbishment Sep 29, 2015 to Dec 24, 2015

Doubloon Lagoon feature pool closed for refurbishment Jan 13, 2014 to Feb 28, 2014


The romance of the south comes to life at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort. The moderately priced resort combines two southern themes.
Ornate row-house buildings and cobblestone streets reminiscent of New Orleans provide fantasy adventures at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort-French Quarter.

Next door, the bayou and Cajun tradition of the lower Mississippi River is reflected at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort-Riverside with grand manors and rustic, bayou dwellings along picturesque waterways.

French Quarter Details

  • Opening Date:  May 17, 1991
  • Acreage: 325 acres including the Riverside area
  • Resort Area:  Downtown Disney Resort Area    
  • Resort Category: Moderate 
  • Address:   2201 Orleans Drive Lake Buena Vista, Florida  32830-1000
  • Phone: 407-934-5000
  • Fax:  407-934-5353
  • Resort Map

Formerly known as Disney's Port Orleans Resrot, it merged with Dixie Landings Resort on April 1 2001. The area formerly known as Disney's Port Orleans Resort, changed its name to the French Quarter region, and the area, formerly known as Disney's Dixie Landings Resort, changing its name to the Riverside region.

French Quarter Room Information 

Number of Rooms:  1,008 rooms; there are 7 - 3 story buildings each containing 144 guest rooms. View photos.

Check In/Check Out: Check in 3:00 PM, check out 11:00 AM 

Room Types and Sizes

Rooms accommodate 2-4 people, choice between one king sized or two double beds, non smoking rooms available, irons, ironing boards, coffee maker, hairdryer, makeup mirror and in room safe in each room, disabled accessible rooms available   

Dining at French Quarter

Counter Service

Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory (6am-12am; pizza delivery 4pm-12am)
Mardi Gras parade themed food court featuring Pizza, hamburgers, spit roasted chicken, bbq ribs, cajun meatloaf, sandwiches, bakery, and ice cream.  Seating for 300 guests.

Refillable Mugs: Disney Rapid Fill Drink Mugs are sold at Food Courts and Quick Service Restaurants at all Walt Disney World Resort hotels, and can be used at any resort self-service beverage location. The prices of the mugs vary based on Guest preference for number of days for refills. A day consists of one calendar day, and additional days are consecutive. Learn more about Rapid Fill refillable mugs.


Scat Cat's Club (4pm-12am)

Featuring beverages, including The Hurricane, appetizers, and live entertainment.

Mardi Grogs (11:30am-9:45pm)
Pool bar located near the Dubloon Lagoon feature pool. 

Recreation at French Quarter


Dubloon Lagoon pool featuring sea serpent/King Triton water slide, kiddie pool, and hot tub. The pool is 8500 sq ft in size. View photos.

Jogging Trail

1.7-mile trail along the Sassagoula River.


French Quarter Playground 


South Quarter Arcade (7am-12am) located next to Jackson Square Gifts and Desires

Shopping at French Quarter

Gift Shops: Jackson Square Gifts and Desires (8am-11pm)

French Quarter Transportation 

Bus:  Bus stop located in the front of the resort

Boat:Sassagoula River Cruise boat service to Downtown Disney