Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel - Lake Buena Vista

1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, United States, 32830  show map
 4 stars
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Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel - Lake Buena Vista

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 18 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Editorial review:

This is a great place to get away from the kid stuff of Disney, but it's a nice family-friendly hotel that is close to all of the parks. The location is great, there are restaurants for every taste, and the rooms are contemporary and have incredible beds. Some thought that it's depressing or tacky, but it's still loved by many.

Overview

Walt Disney World Dolphin is a 20-story hotel in Lake Buena Vista close to the award-winning sandy beach. The hotel was opened in 1989 and remains an example of innovative architecture in Lake Buena Vista ever since.

This hotel is located in an entertainment area, 3.8 km from Mary, Queen of the Universe Shrine, Exotic Driving Experience and Fun Spot USA. The property is set within 4 km distance from the city center.

The hotel features magnificent location with proximity to lakes and a lagoon.

Guests can reach Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel by car from Orlando International airport in 30 minutes.

Rooms

There are 1509 guestrooms featuring tradition king room, family king room and tradition quadruple room equipped with a fridge, individual climate control, a personal safe, Wi-Fi and TV with satellite channels. The modern rooms feature the park view. The rooms combine traditional décor with custom-made furnishings creating a cozy atmosphere.

Eat & Drink

There is a garden for guests to enjoy their meal. A fantastic on-site restaurant serves dishes of American cuisine. The café bar offers finest drinks along with steaks and seafood. Serving a wide range of dishes, Picabu and il mulino can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

A continental breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Guests can make use of ironing service, free shuttle bus service and 24-hour security on site. Babysitting and self parking are available for a fee.

Relax

Along with a steam room, a wellness centre and a Jacuzzi the hotel offers Turkish bath, reflex massage and facials. Active guests will enjoy a jogging trail, fitness classes and a gym as well as mini golf, boating and basketball.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 18 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   20.  Number of rooms:   1509.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Eco friendly
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Boating
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Golf course
  • Table tennis

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Dinner

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Microphone
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Water slides
  • Children's play area
  • Paid kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach towels
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Park view
  • Resort view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Voice mail
  • International calls
  • Free local telephone calls
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel - Lake Buena Vista Lake Buena Vista location
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Hotel Address:

1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, United States, 32830

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City Center
  • Lake Buena Vista
    3.6 km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Todd English's Blue Zoo
    220 m
  • Shula's Steak House
    220 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    20
  • Number of rooms:
    1509

Rooms and availability

Premium Studio
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Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons or Double beds
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Wing Run Of House Room Assigned On Arrival
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      Tradition King Room
      Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed
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      Standard|Traditional View King - Double

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        Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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        Standard|Traditional / Non-Refundable - Triple

        Quadruple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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        Standard|Resort View Double w/ Balcony - Quad

        Family Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed
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        Standard|Traditional / Non-Refundable - Double (Family Plan)

        Family King Room
        Bed type: King-size bed
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        Standard|Traditional View King - Double (Family Plan)

        Deluxe Room
        Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds or Double beds
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        Deluxe|2 Double Beds; Epcot Fireworks, Heavenly Bed, Balcony, Park View, Deluxe Non-smoking Package Unrestricted

        Mini Room
        Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel - Lake Buena Vista Lake Buena Vista location
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            Hotel Address:

            1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, United States, 32830

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Lake Buena Vista
              3.6 km
            Airports
            Restaurants
            • Todd English's Blue Zoo
              220 m
            • Shula's Steak House
              220 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of floors:
              20
            • Number of rooms:
              1509

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Disney-MGM Studios - 300 m
            • Sammy Duvall's Water Sports - 3.1 km

            Amusement

            • Disney's Winter Summerland - 1.4 km
            • Richard Petty Driving Exprnc - 3.1 km
            • Fantasia Gardens - 3.1 km

            Golf courses and Country clubs

            Local attractions

            • Around the World at Epcot - 2.0 km
              West Buena Vista Drive, Orlando
            • Typhoon Lagoon - 3.1 km
              1145 Buena Vista Drive, Orlando
            • Exotic Driving Experience - 3.8 km
              3450 North World Drive, Orlando
            • Blizzard Beach - 2.2 km
              1801 West Buena Vista Drive, Orlando
            • Magic Kingdom - 3.9 km
              3111 World Drive, Orlando

            Near the hotel

            • Disney's Hollywood Studios - 580 m
              351 S Studio Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL, Orlando
            • Walt Disney World - 1.1 km
              World Drive, Orlando
            • Epcot - 1.3 km
              1510 North Avenue of the Stars, Orlando
            • Disney's Boardwalk - 670 m
              2101 N. Epcot Resorts Blvd., Orlando
            • Writers Stop - 1.1 km
              Disneyworld, Hollywood

            Restaurants nearby

            • Todd English's Blue Zoo - 220 m

              Address: 1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard
              Phone: 407-934-1111

              84% likes this, based on 423 reviews
              Price Range: CAD 33 - CAD 128

            • il mulino - 220 m

              Address: Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Lake Beuna Vista
              Phone: (407) 934-1199

              53% likes this, based on 334 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: CAD 33 - CAD 128

            • Fresh Mediterranean Market - 220 m

              Address: 1500 Epcot Resort Boulevard
              Phone: 407-934-1609

              86% likes this, based on 65 reviews
              Cuisine: American

            • Shula's Steak House - 220 m

              Address: 1500 Epcot Resorts Blvd
              Phone: 407-934-1362

              70% likes this, based on 371 reviews
              Price Range: CAD 39 - CAD 101

            • Picabu - 220 m

              Address: 1500 Epcot Resorts Blvd

              63% likes this, based on 110 reviews
              Cuisine: American

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of floors:
              20
            • Number of rooms:
              1509
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel - Lake Buena Vista Lake Buena Vista location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, United States, 32830

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Lake Buena Vista
              3.6 km
            Airports
            Restaurants
            • Todd English's Blue Zoo
              220 m
            • Shula's Steak House
              220 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of floors:
              20
            • Number of rooms:
              1509