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Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Family of 6 stayed at Bay lake tower at Disney's Contemporary hotel. We only stayed here as we were supposed to stay at Disney's wilderness lodge but found out only a month before our visit that it was under construction. Not happy with Disney for not telling us about this construction when we made our initial reservation. Anyway, had to...

1Thank njbayrats1
Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is our first stay at BLT and it won't be last. We arrived around noon and a room was available on the third floor with a view of the treetops and the pool. We took it as we were ready to go exploring. Our room was perfect for the two of us. The kitchenette was perfect as we unpacked...

1Thank Susan S
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have stayed here many times and it is one of two places that you want to stay. The location is perfect as you can walk to the Magic Kingdom or take the monorail from the Contemporary Hotel that is attached to the Bay Lake Towers. The views are to die for looking at the castle where you can view...

2Thank Michael s
New Canaan, Connecticut, USA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from our 1st Disney "Light" Trip. We stayed at the Bay Lake for 3 nights and did 2 days of parks (Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom). I was very pleasantly surprised with our room - the 1 Bedroom Villa Suite. This room has a separate master bedroom with a king bed and then a living room with...

3Thank Lizzie_in_New_Canaan
Boothwyn, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Bay Lake Tower in the Magic Kingdom. Our view was priceless. The room was clean and well stocked with supplies. You c walk to the Magic Kingdom or the Contemporary Hotel. The pool was perfect. Bay Lake was much nicer than the Polynesian.

1Thank Barbara M
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First stay at BLT and I really liked it. You do have to walk a bit more to go to dining because it is in the Contemporary Resort but it wasn't that bad. We had a studio with the lake view. It was a nice room, kind of small but it has a mini kitchen with microwave, mini fridge, sink...

2Thank cubs628
Wakefield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently spent six nights at Bay Lake Tower. It was my third stay at the resort, and I really enjoyed my stay. I had a standard studio on the third floor. My room overlooked the courtyard on the inner side of the circle and the pool. The room was very quite--I heard a little noise from the courtyard when...

Thank JellyrollsKaren
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 10 minute walk to the Magic Kingdom, but if theme parks aren't your thing this is still a wonderful resort. The rooms are spacious. We chose a studio for 2 adults. King size bed with pull-out sofa, 2 chairs a small round table. There is a kitchenette with mini fridge, microwave, plates, glasses, silverware, coffeemaker and plenty of storage....

1Thank Penny U
New York, NY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked Bay Lake Tower after reading reviews, and chose a one bedroom room with lagoon view. The hotel itself is quite nice, friendly people, very very quiet especially compared to the Contemporary Resort. The one bedroom was quite nice, very basic but spacious, with a sofa-to-bed convertible, a bedroom, two bathrooms, a washer-dryer and kitchen. There were TVs in...

1Thank Newyorking
Weston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We moved over here after staying at the Grand Floridian Villas. It was a big difference in size and service ( a big step down). This was also a two bedroom unit but seemed very tight compared to the GF. Overall the location and walking distance to the Magic Kingdom was nice to have. BTW there are no buses from...

1Thank Shawn-Weston

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Warm luxury meets modern elegance at this lakeside Resort hotel just walking distance to Magic Kingdom park. Delight in Studios and multi-bedroom Villas, kitchens or kitchenettes and dramatic views that may include old-growth cypress trees, the shimmering Bay Lake, the lush courtyard or Cinderella Castle. Enjoy white-sand beaches, enchanting pools and award-winning dining-plus the extensive offerings of Disney's Contemporary Resort, connected by the convenient Sky Way Bridge, with access to transportation including the Resort Monorail. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort

Address: 4600 North World Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830-8413
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range: $848 - $1,202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 428
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Bay Lake Tower At Disney`s Contemporary Hotel Orlando
Bay Lake Tower At Disney's Contemporary Resort Orlando, Florida
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#36 Family Hotel in Orlando
#61 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
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“Book early and ask for a view of the Magic Kingdom.”
Z1372ALmichaels, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“5th Floor is best because you can easily access the bridge connecting to the Contemporary”
  • 1 Bedroom Villa Laundry - Extra Closet with High Chair
  • 1 Bedroom Villa Master Bath
  • 1 Bedroom Villa Bedroom
  • 1 Bedroom Villa Living Room
Lizzie_in_New_Canaan, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a park view room, you can see the fireworks from your room.”
134barbaram, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“rooms have different views, pool, park, lake. you would have to request which area you would like and pay accordingly to that view.”
cubs628, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a view of the magic kingdom. Super nice at night.”
Activityinvestigator, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
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