Disney's Contemporary Resort is not only one of the original Walt Disney World Hotels, but remains one of the premier destinations for Disney travelers both staying at the property or just coming for a visit. It's unique A-frame design sets the stage for the massive Grand Canyon Concourse that holds shopping, dining, an original Mary Blair mural, and the monorail which runs right through!
Location, Location, Location
With it's own walkway right to the Magic Kingdom and a prime location on the monorail loop it just doesn't get closer than this. Disney's Contemporary resort is the best hotel choice possible for folks that want to be in the center of it all. Guests can even reserve rooms with a Magic Kingdom view, making the fireworks feel like it's a private show.
Pirates & Pals Fireworkks Voyage
A swashbuckling good night of fun that begins at the Contemporary Resort with refreshments of cookies, snacks and beverages. Captain Hook and his first-mate Mr. Smee mingle with guests and pose for pictures before turning them over for the night to Pirate Captain "Patch." Board a sea worthy vessel for high adventure across the Seven Seas Lagoon to view the Magic Kingdom's Wishes Fireworks. Limited space is available, and reservations are required.
Bay Lake Tower is dedicated to stunning modern vacation villas. These chic, modern studios, and one, two, or three bedroom suites include in room amenities such as spa tubs, full kitchens, and a washer/dryer combo. Grand Villas offer stunning views from two story high windows overlooking the Magic Kingdom and they sleep up to 12 people.
Exciting Water Sports
Sammy Duvall's Water Sports Centre at the Contemporary Resort includes so much more than just boat rental. From this great location on Disney's beautiful Bay Lake adventurous guests can go water skiing, tubing, wake boarding, parasailing, and hire a personal speedboat. There are many Marinas at Walt Disney World, but at the Contemporary - you can do it all.
A Multitude of Dining Options
The Contemporary Resort of home to some of the most popular dining in all of Walt Disney World. The Wave, Chef Mickey's, California Grill, and Contempo Cafe all have full dining menus. However for guest just looking for a snack or a drink there are three lounges, two pool bars, and a coffee shop! DVC Members also have exclusive access to the Bay Lake Tower's Top of the World Lounge.
So - what do you think? Have you fallen in love with Disney's Contemporary Resort yet? If you're looking for more Contemporary love, visit our friends at the Disney's Contemporary Resort Fan Site. What are your favorite things to do at this most classic of all Disney Hotels? Leave a comment below sharing your Contemporary memories.