Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge is one of the most spectacular hotels in the resort, offering a magical African experience. Set across four different savannah’s containing more than two hundred roaming animals, this African-themed resort hotel offers an enhanced Disney experience for families and couples wanting a truly special stay.
As expected with a Disney hotel of this level, there are a whole host of exciting features on site for you to enjoy. There are several pools, featuring a waterslide and a beach-themed swimming area themed to a wildlife reserve for when you want to cool down, several clubhouse and playground experiences plus a beautiful campfire where guests can sing, tell stories and enjoy toasted marshmallows over the flames as the sun sets. There are also jogging trails, a 24-hour games arcade and an extra-special Sunrise Safari experience where guests can book for an early-morning expedition amidst the animals.
Dining options are themed to the African savannah too and include the dine-dining Jiko restaurant which serves vibrant cuisine and South-African wines, several themed dining experience including the marketplace-themed Boma all-you-can-eat, three quick-service options and two lounges for relaxed, African-inspired refreshments.
The entire resort focusses on the immersive African theme and, despite being just over a mile from the Animal Kingdom park, guests are able to experience a truly wonderful natural experience at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge.
The outdoor swimming pool enjoys a zero-entry style opening, perfect for younger swimmers. Surrounded by large palms and canopies, the sundeck is the perfect spot to unwind in the Floridian sunshine with the kids kept entertained by the exciting waterslide and the animal observation water playground with a rope bridge and water cannon.
1,293 rooms are spread over five floors on this property. Each of the guestrooms is traditionally designed with homely décor and African-inspired features. Each room offers; air-conditioning, ceiling fan, daily housekeeping, ironing facilities, iPod docking station, phone, patio, hairdryer, in-room safe, microwave, desk, in-room massage, blackout curtains, tea and coffee making facilities and Wi-Fi. Certain amenities may be payable locally.