Timeless elegance meets old-fashioned charm at this waterfront Resort hotel. Delight in saltwater taffy-colored cottages, private courtyards and picturesque gardens—plus the ragtime sounds and carnival pastimes of the exciting Coney Island-style boardwalk. Reminiscent of turn-of-the-century Atlantic City, Disney’s BoardWalk Villas is located within walking distance to both Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
– Signature Dining –
Flying Fish Cafe’ – Feast on fresh seafood and sizzling steak in this jovial, high-energy café on Disney’s BoardWalk. The mouthwatering seafood, wondrous décor and lively spirit evoke a festive and bustling Atlantic boardwalk. Dine amid parachuting fish, funhouse mirrors, decorative roller coaster tracks and a whimsical, backlit Ferris wheel. Peer into the onstage kitchen, where chefs use uber-fresh ingredients to create such succulent specialties as potato-wrapped red snapper, crispy crab cakes and char-crusted strip steak.
– Dining Options –
Big River Grille & Brewing Works – This family-friendly microbrewery and restaurant serves award-winning beers and fresh twists on American pub favorites. Enjoy handcrafted drafts and mouth-watering fare at the only working brewpub at Walt Disney World Resort. Take a seat in the indoor dining area or relax on the waterfront outdoor patio as you chow down on sumptuous twists on American pub grub classics, like barbequed ribs served with garlic mashed potatoes. Pair your meal with one of the award-winning, handcrafted ales and lagers brewed on the premises. Favorites include the Rocket Red Ale and the seasonal Sweet Magnolia American Brown Ale—and a beer sampler lets you try them all. An extensive selection of wines, margaritas and specialty cocktails are also available. Guests must be 21 years of age and over to enjoy alcoholic beverages.
ESPN Club – Watch virtually any televised game from one of nearly 100 video monitors, each featuring global satellite feeds. At ESPN Club, you can take your pick of up to 30 different programs—even in the bathroom, you still won’t miss a minute, as TVs hover above every stall! Be sure to arrive early to secure your seat on game days; although it’s a whopping 13,000 square feet, this place fills up fast. Please note: While the kitchen is being refurbished, ESPN Club is temporarily serving a menu of salads and sandwiches—but with all our amazing craft beers and beverages. Stop by the club for the ultimate in sports entertainment, dining and shopping!
Trattoria al Forno – Take your taste buds on a tour of Italy with a tempting array of regional specialties and crowd-pleasing classics. Signature standouts include specialty pizzas and pastas prepared al forno, Italian for “baked in an oven.”
BoardWalk Bakery – Stroll along the seashore till you stumble upon this quaint stop where you can entice your palate with a host of freshly made house favorites—from baked goods, soups, salads and sandwiches to a selection of beverages, both hot and cold.
Seashore Sweets – Enjoy “confections served with affection” by the Sweet Sisters, proprietors of this old-fashioned Atlantic shore-style candy shop. Saltwater taffy, fudge, hand-dipped ice cream, shakes, floats, chocolate, bulk candy and more are in store.
Pizza Window – Stroll down Disney’s BoardWalk with a hot slice in hand, or order a whole pie to feed the entire family. Take your pick from cheese, pepperoni or the Boardwalk Signature Pizza, and then wash it down with draft beer, sangria and soft drinks.
– Themed Pools –
Relax at the Luna Park Pool plus 2 leisure pools amid the elegance of turn-of-the-century Atlantic City. Hours and lifeguard availability vary by pool and are subject to change.
Luna Lark Pool – swim in this carnival-themed pool that is home to a 200-foot-long waterslide. Harkening back to an amusement park of the 1920’s, the Luna Park Pool invites you to clown around in the water and make a splash under the spouting trunks of grinning elephant statues. Adults will enjoy the serenity of the whirlpool spa while little ones will surely want to splash it up in the kiddie pool. Nearby, a lounge and bar offer refreshments and snacks.
– Additional Recreation –
Fantasia Fairways Miniature Golf – Delight in two 18-hole miniature golf adventures based on Disney’s classic animated film Fantasia.
BoardWalk Campfires – Gather ‘round as the sun goes down for a little old-fashioned family fun as you roast marshmallows next to a crackling fire. Cozy up for complimentary outdoor screenings of popular Disney films immediately following your campfire.
Bike Rentals – Breeze down Disney’s BoardWalk on a bicycle from the Community Hall.
Surrey Bike Rentals – Cruise around Crescent Lake on a 2-, 4- or 6-person surrey bike.
Fishing – Enjoy a guided bass fishing excursion—perfect for amateur wranglers and seasoned fishermen alike.
Tennis – Complimentary racquets and balls are available from Community Hall, a short walk from 2 lit courts.
Jogging – Take your pick of several jogging paths—including a loop around Crescent Lake.
Playground – Children can climb, slide and have a ball at the Luna Park Crazy Play Area.
Side Show Games Arcade – Discover action-packed video games at this lively arcade near the Luna Park Pool.
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