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Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice room with savannah view. It was clean, a bit cramped but realized that you weren't expected to spend a lot of time in there. Really like using wristband to enter and purchases put on our blll with band.

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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All I can say is that we loved everything about the hotel. From the moment we set foot on the hotel, we were transported to a whole other place (Africa).The lobby is simply breathtaking, the walk to our rooms was nice and the room itself had everything we needed. Our housekeeper, Nora was super nice and helpful. Our kids loved... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was damp, our socks were wet by the time we walked over to the balcony. It was humid wet. The room was small and the bathroom was also tiny. The decor was dark and it was not luxurious at all. However seeing the giraffes on our balcony was pretty cool. The staff, restaurants, activities, offered as well as... More 

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Valrico, Florida
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Rather than a cruise we took my octogenarian mother to the Animal Kingdom Lodge for her birthday. For us, it did not require any air travel, was close to home, had exceptional food, walking was limited (could get a wheel chair when needed), and she loves watching African animals. We did book very early for a room overlooking the savanna... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

So, I decided to take my mom on a trip to Disney World. This was my 5th time and her 6th time going. It was also our first time staying at a deluxe resort and it did not meet our expectations. The decorations are nice and the staff are nice, but nothing else seems "deluxe" about it. Upon our arrival... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here with my family over the summer! When you walk in, there is the proper wow factor, the lobby is spectacular! The pool area is great, and just amazing to be amongst the animals whilst sun bathing! I couldn't imagine staying here without a Savannah room. Waking up and seeing the giraffes and zebra was just unbelievable. The food... More 

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surrey,united kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here recently for our two week holiday and loved it! Could see the animals from the balcony which was a great way to relax after a long day in the parks or for a mid afternoon chill. Really enjoyed the hotel and cosy feel of the hotel. Great quick service options but boma gets extremely busy especially in the... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed this past Summer. When we arrived they did not have a wheelchair available for my mother; they soon assigned a room too far, when we opened the door, the room was really smelly, humid like. The rooms are not fancy, nothing special for the price. They switched us over to another room even further and the room was... More 

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Orlando, FL
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed here in September. Although I live in Orlando I enjoy short stays at WDW properties. It makes visiting the parks more enjoyable. I have stayed at All Star several times and Coronado Springs once. I do not feel mid range WDW properties are worth worth extra dollars. However, AKL was worth every cent! Pool, restaurants, service.... most of all... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We got a good rate from Tripadvisor and stayed at a room with a view of giraffes, zebras and other animals. The room was at the end of the hall (a little walking), but it worths because its view faces the gate where the animals wait for going to their location, so they all waited there in the morning!!!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Step into the heart of Africa at this magnificent Resort hotel. Inspired by the traditional African kraal, the horseshoe-curved design provides spectacular views of 4 lush savannas that over 200 hoofed animals and birds call home. Delight in dazzling pool areas, exciting animal programs and one of the largest collections of African art in the United States as you experience your own African safari adventure with a touch of Disney magic. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge

Address: 2901 Osceola Parkway, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range: $404 - $831 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 972
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Also Known As:
Disney Animal Kingdom Lodge
Animal Kingdom Florida
Disneys Animal Kingdom Lodge
Disney Animal Kingdom Resort
Disney Animal Kingdom Hotel
Animal Kingdom Lodge Disney
Animal Kingdom Lodge Orlando
Animal Kingdom Hotel Disney
Disneys Animal Kingdom Hotel
Animal Kingdom Hotel Florida
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#5 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
#9 Luxury Hotel in Orlando
#17 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
#34 Family Hotel in Orlando
#42 Business Hotel in Orlando
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“IF you want to see giraffes early in the morrning, ask for main area savannah,”
 of 5 bubbles prydquist, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had a first floor pool view room and loved it!”
 of 5 bubbles CloAleman, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Book very early for better rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles V826QXsteves, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If getting a poolside room, ask clerk for unobstructed view.”
 of 5 bubbles gs32794, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the animals.”
 of 5 bubbles , 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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