New Hotel Added to Early Entry Perk at Disney World

    A new hotel has been added to the Early Entry perk at Disney World. In case you’re unfamiliar, Early Entry is a perk for guests staying at qualifying resorts that allows entry into the Disney World theme parks 30 minutes before they open. The perk is available at every theme park, every day of the week throughout the 18-month 50th Anniversary Celebration. For more on our experiences with Early Entry, here’s some light reading:

    Back to the point of this article. The hotel that was recently added is a Disney Springs Area Hotel called Drury Plaza Hotel Orlando. The hotel is scheduled to open this fall, and is accepting reservations for October 27th and beyond. Here’s the full list of Early Entry eligible hotels:

    • Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort
    • Disney’s All-Star Music Resort
    • Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort
    • Disney’s Art of Animation Resort
    • Disney’s Pop Century Resort
    • The Campsites at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort
    • Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
    • Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
    • Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter
    • Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside
    • The Cabins at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort
    • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge
    • Disney’s Beach Club Resort
    • Disney’s BoardWalk Inn
    • Disney’s Contemporary Resort
    • Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
    • Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort
    • Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
    • Disney’s Yacht Club Resort
    • Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort
    • Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
    • Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
    • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Jambo House
    • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Kidani Village
    • Disney’s Beach Club Villas
    • Disney’s BoardWalk Villas
    • Disney’s Old Key West Resort
    • Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows
    • Disney’s Riviera Resort
    • Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
    • The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
    • Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel
    • Walt Disney World Swan Hotel
    • Walt Disney World Swan Reserve
    • Shades of Green® on Walt Disney World® Resort
    • B Resort & Spa Lake Buena Vista
    • DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Orlando
    • Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
    • Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista
    • Holiday Inn Orlando
    • Wyndham Garden Lake Buena Vista
    • Wyndham Lake Buena Vista
    • Four Seasons Resort Orlando
    • Signia by Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
    • Waldorf Astoria Orlando
    • Drury Plaza Hotel Orlando Lake Buena Vista

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