As of today January 22, 2016 these are the current up to date scheduled Refurbishments at the Walt Disney World Resort’s Resort Hotels. Check back for more posts as more news becomes available! The Following Resorts are in Alphabetical Order.
Bay Lake Tower
Bay Cove Pool FEBRUARY 1 – MARCH 18, 2016
All-Star Sports Resort
Surfboard Bay Pool JANUARY 25 – JANUARY 28, 2016
Animal Kingdom Lodge – Jambo House
Jambo House Soft Goods Rehab JANUARY 1 – MAY 20, 2016
Art of Animation Resort
Schoolyard Sprayground JANUARY 4 – MARCH 11, 2016
Beach Club Villas
Soft Goods Rehab JANUARY 22 – AUGUST 17, 2016
Exterior Repair and Painting AUGUST 17, 2016 – MAY 5, 2016
ESPN Club: Yard Arcade & Retail JANUARY 6, 2016: Closed to make way for a new experience, this does not affect the ESPN Club dining area.
Flying Fish Restaurant FEBRUARY 1 – SEPTEMBER 30,2016
Seashore Sweets’ FEBRUARY 1, 2016: Closed to make way for a new experience.
Guest Villa Renovations NOW THROUGH SPRING 2016
Luna Park Pool FEBRUARY 1 – FEBRUARY 4, 2016
Caribbean Beach Resort
Old Port Royale – Path of Travel Impacts JANUARY 3 – FEBRUARY 28, 2016: Guests in some parts of Martinique and Trinidad North may experience some construction noise.
Trinidad North Quiet Pool JANUARY 27 – 29, 2016
Trinidad South Pool FEBRUARY 3 – 5, 2016
Barbados Quiet Pool FEBRUARY 17 – 19, 2016
Aruba Pool FEBRUARY 22 – APRIL 15, 2016
Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Courtyard Pool JANUARY 18 – 22, 2016
Hilton Head Island Resort
Pool Slide FEBRUARY 1 – 17, 2016
Polynesian Village Resort
General Construction NOW THROUGH SPRING 2016: During this time, Guests staying onsite will observe construction taking place and certain pathways and buildings may be unavailable.
East Pool NOW THROUGH SPRING 2016
Pop Century Resort
Bowling Pool FEBRUARY 16 – MARCH 1, 2016
Port Orleans Resort – Riverside
Ol’ Man Island Pool JANUARY 11 – MARCH 1, 2016
Alligator Bayou Pool B FEBRUARY 10 – 11, 2016
Alligator Bayou Pool C FEBRUARY 15 – 16, 2016
Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
Grandstand Pool JANUARY 20 – 22, 2016
Treehouse Villas Soft Goods Rehab FEBRUARY 7 – JUNE 22, 2016
Wilderness Lodge & Villas
General Resort Refurbishments NOW THROUGH 2017: Due to multiple resort refurbishment projects, Guests will notice construction work in various areas. Noise may be overheard while this work is being completed, but construction will not begin until after 9 a.m. Certain pathways, including the nature trail, will be unavailable. The Hidden Springs leisure pool area (the leisure pool at The Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge), resort beach, playground, Marina and Recreation fire pit will be unavailable.
Cub’s Den (Children’s Activity Center) will be unavailable JANUARY 3, 2016 THROUGH 2017
Buena Vista Palace
Front Desk Renovations NOW THROUGH FEBRUARY 2016: A temporary Front Desk will be functional. Video arcade will close to make room for a new Grab and Go outlet.
Pool will be unavailable NOW THROUGH JUNE 2016: The spa pool, located in the main tower will remain open for all guests. Additionally, neighboring hotels on Hotel Plaza Blvd. will allow Buena Vista Palace guests to use their pools during this time. Watercress Café will be closed during this time, however, the one80 Sports Bar and Restaurant will be open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel
Guest Room Renovations JUNE 2016 – SEPTEMBER 2016: Renovation work is scheduled to take place between 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily. No guests will be accommodated in the renovation area as to minimize impact on the guest experience.