Experiences

  • Surrounded by Walt Disney World® Resort, Waldorf Astoria Orlando is the premier location to explore all Disney has to offer.
  • Surrounded by Walt Disney World® Resort, Waldorf Astoria Orlando is the premier location to explore all Disney has to offer.
  • Disney Gifts Sundries Tickets store

Walt Disney World® Resort

Complimentary Transportation to Disney Theme Parks

Waldorf Astoria Orlando is located near Walt Disney World® Resort, offering complimentary transportation to all Disney Theme Parks. Share unforgettable moments with those that mean the most. Access all of the Disney Theme Parks with ease by taking our complimentary luxury motorcoach transportation, provided between Waldorf Astoria Orlando, Walt Disney World®Theme Parks and Downtown Disney® Area. Pick-up is conveniently located at the porte-cochere. The daily transportation schedule is available at the front desk, through the Concierge or by clicking here.

Disney Tickets

For your convenience, tickets for Walt Disney World® Theme Parks may be purchased in advance - simply click here or on the Disney Tickets link to the left.

Tickets for Disney Theme Parks and attractions and other Orlando area theme parks and attractions may also be purchased on-site through our Concierge desk.

Disney Gifts, Sundries & Tickets Store

Your convenient one-stop shop for all things Disney, steps from your guest room!  Stop here before visiting the theme parks to purchase:

•  Walt Disney World® Theme Park tickets
•  Apparel and accessories
•  Souvenirs and sundries

Located on the lobby level of the adjacent Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek.
Open daily, 7am - 11pm

Magic Kingdom® Park

Capture the enchantment of fairy tales with exciting entertainment, classic attractions, backstage tours and beloved Disney characters. With Cinderella’s Castle as the centerpiece, Magic Kingdom® Park comprises seven whimsical lands: Main Street U.S.A, Adventureland® Area, Frontierland® Area, Liberty Square, Tomorrowland® Area and the recently expanded Fantasyland®Area. New Fantasyland® offers more immersive enchantment than ever before including The Enchanted Forest featuring Under the Sea - Journey of the Little Mermaid, Ariel’s Grotto, Enchanted Tales with Belle, Gaston’s Tavern and the unique Be Our Guest Restaurant located in the heart of Beast’s enchanted castle.

Epcot®

Sprawling across 300 acres, twice the size of Magic Kingdom® Park, Epcot® is divided into Future World and World Showcase. Future World is full of sensational attractions – including Test Track® presented by Chevrolet®, Mission:SPACE® and Soarin’®, as well as inspiring entertainment and shows, all of which focus on technological advancements, innovation and wonder. World Showcase is a collection of Pavilions wrapping around the World Showcase Lagoon. Inside the Pavilions, find shops, attractions and restaurants that represent the culture and cuisine of these 11 countries: Mexico, Norway, China, Germany, Italy, United States, Japan, Morocco, France, United Kingdom and Canada.

Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park

Home to more than 1,700 animals from 250 species and sprawling across 500 acres of lush landscape, Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park is the largest animal-themed park in the world. Full of attractions, adventures and entertainment that reflect Walt Disney’s dedication to nature and conservation and in doing so; the park leads the way in animal care, education and research.

Disney’s Hollywood Studios®

Movie magic comes to life at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®, awash in the glitz and glamour of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Step into the action based on blockbuster movies and television shows and delight in exciting entertainment that puts you center stage.

Downtown Disney® Area

World-class restaurants, dazzling entertainment and unique shops line the waterfront of the Downtown Disney® Area. This fun-filled district includes Downtown Disney® West Side, Downtown Disney® Marketplace and Downtown Disney® Pleasure Island.

Downtown Disney® West Side
This area hosts a showcase of top-notch restaurants, a 24-screen AMC Theaters Complex, and many other shops. Here you’ll also find the rockin’ House of Blues®, the exquisite La Nouba™ by Cirque du Soleil®, DisneyQuest® Indoor Interactive Theme Park and Splitsville Luxury Lanes™. 

Downtown Disney® Marketplace
Downtown Disney® Marketplace is a haven for Disney souvenirs, collectibles, apparel, accessories and toys. The World of Disney – a 50,000-square-foot megastore – is the largest character merchandise shop in the world. After your shopping is complete, be sure to visit one of the lakeside restaurants for a relaxing meal.

Downtown Disney® Pleasure Island
Dining and live music are the hallmarks of this entertainment mecca.

ESPN Wide World of Sports® Complex

Located in the heart of Walt Disney World® Resort, ESPN Wide World of Sports® Complex is a state-of-the-art athletic facility offering a variety of sporting events and programs for amateur youth athletes, including tournaments, camps, academies and elite-level showcase events. Your entire family will relish this one-of-a-kind Disney sports vacation experience.

Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park

One of two water parks in Walt Disney World® Resort, featuring one of the world’s tallest and fastest free-falling waterslides, as well as slides and rides for the whole family – like a kid-sized, snow-castle fountain play area with scaled-down version of the more thrilling attractions.

Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park

The lagoon is a whole new wave of water entertainment fun. Guests can snorkel underwater amid hundreds of colorful Caribbean fish; ride one of the world’s largest waves in the Surf Lagoon, slide ferociously down mountainside tunnels and laze along the winding river.

Special Events at Walt Disney World® Resort

Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom® Park
September 15th, 18th, 20th, 22nd, 25th and 27th
October 1st, 2nd, 4th, 6th, 8th, 9th, 12th, 13th, 15th, 16th, 18th, 20th, 22nd, 23rd, 25th, 27th, 29th and 31st
November 1st

Dress up for this “not-so-scary” occasion where all kinds of candies and sweets are just waiting for you to find. You’ll soon discover all the boo-tiful ways that the spirits of the season have transformed the park into a happy haunted hallows… that includes seeing many favorite Disney Characters dressed in their very own Halloween costumes!
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is held from 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM at Magic Kingdom park. Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party requires a separate ticket for admission.

Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival Presented by Chase®
September 25th - November 15th
Embark on a culinary adventure celebrating 20 years of culture and cuisine with the finest wine and beverage offerings at the Epcot® Food & Wine Festival, presented by CHASE®.

The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights presented by Siemens at Disney's Hollywood Studios®
November 6th - January 3rd
Marvel at millions of glittering lights perfectly synchronized to holiday music.  Share in an awe-inspiring seasonal treat for the entire family. Brilliant multi-colored bulbs wrap the buildings, changing hues and brightness throughout the show at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.   As joyful music surrounds you, a sea of twinkling lights form twirling carousels of heavenly angels, toy soldiers, a spinning Earth, and even Santa and his trusty reindeer. It’s something you have to see to believe!

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom® Park
November 8th, 10th, 12th, 13th, 15th, 17th, 19th, 20th and 29th
December 1st, 3rd, 4th, 6th, 8th, 10th, 11th, 13th, 15th, 17th and 18th

Start planning for a marvelous gathering with family, friends and some familiar Disney faces. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party offers magic, cheer and enchantment for Guests of every age—it’s truly a time for wishes to come true!
Held from 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM at Magic Kingdom park. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party requires a separate admission ticket.

Candlelight Processional at Epcot® World Showcase
November 27th - December 30th
Each night, a celebrity narrator tells the biblical tale of a savior born to a virgin in Bethlehem. Gorgeous choral pieces performed by an orchestra and various choirs are interwoven with the narration, inspiring the audience with songs of hope and joy. Dates vary.

 

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