Boardwalk Villas

Resort category: Disney Vacation Club

WDW Prep Favorite: No

Pros: 10-15 minute walk to Epcot, some rooms have views of Epcot and Hollywood Studios, can take a boat or walk to Hollywood Studios, gorgeous theming, Illuminations Cruise available at resort’s marina, Albatross Treasure Cruise for kids ages 4-10 departs from nearby marina

Cons: No restaurants inside the resort (have to walk out on the Boardwalk to get to them), shared buses can sometimes mean long commutes, can be long walks to rooms (especially Villas rooms)

Boardwalk Villas room options

Room typeBed sizeMax people per roomFloor Plan
Deluxe Studio - Standard ViewQueen5
1 Bedroom Villa - Standard ViewKing4
2 Bedrom Lock-Off Villa - Standard ViewKing9

Boardwalk Villas room prices

Date
Nightly Rate
Room Type

Boardwalk Villas resort map

Boardwalk Villas

Scheduled refurbishments

None scheduled right now.

Other info

  • How to rent DVC points to stay in a Deluxe Villa and pay moderate prices
  • DISboards.com thread with lots of pics and info
  • Boardwalk Inn Recreational Calendar

    Every Walt Disney World resort offers regularly scheduled activities for guests. The Recreational Calendars are published monthly and list everything that has been planned. Check out the Boardwalk Inn Recreational Calendar for the current month's schedule.

    Boardwalk_Inn_Recreational_calendar

    How to get from Boardwalk Villas to anywhere at Disney World

    wdt_ID Starting Point Ending Point How to get there
    1 All-Star Movies All-Star Music Follow these steps:
    • Walk (takes about 5-7 minutes)
    • Arrive at your destination
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    2 All-Star Movies All-Star Sports Follow these steps:
    • Walk (takes about 15 minutes)
    • Arrive at your destination
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    3 All-Star Movies Animal Kingdom Follow these steps:
    • Bus to Animal Kingdom
    • Arrive at your destination
    Headed to an early morning breakfast reservation at Animal Kingdom? Buses to Animal Kingdom from Disney resorts usually start running around 7-7:15 a.m. daily.
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    4 All-Star Movies Animal Kingdom Lodge - Jambo House (main bldg) Follow these steps:
    • Bus to a theme park or Disney Springs
      (both resorts are closest to Animal Kingdom, so that bus will likely be your best option)
    • Bus to Animal Kingdom Lodge - Kidani Village bus stop
    • Arrive at your destination
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    5 All-Star Movies Animal Kingdom Lodge - Kidani Village
    Follow these steps:
    • Bus to a theme park or Disney Springs
      (both resorts are closest to Animal Kingdom, so that bus will likely be your best option)
    • Bus to Animal Kingdom Lodge - Kidani Village bus stop
    • Arrive at your destination
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    6 All-Star Movies Art of Animation Follow these steps:
    • Bus to a theme park or Disney Springs
      (All-Star Movies is closest to Animal Kingdom, and Art of Animation is closest to Hollywood Studios, so those buses will likely be your best choices)
    • Bus to Art of Animation
    • Arrive at your destination
    7 All-Star Movies Bay Lake Tower Follow these steps:
    • Bus to Magic Kingdom
    • Walk (takes about 10 minutes) or    monorail to Bay Lake Tower
    • Arrive at your destination
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    8 All-Star Movies Beach Club Villas Follow these steps:
    • Bus to a theme park or Disney Springs
      (All-Star Movies is closest to Animal Kingdom, so that bus will likely be your best option)
    • Bus to Beach Club
    • Arrive at your destination
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    9 All-Star Movies Beach Club Follow these steps:
    • Bus to a theme park or Disney Springs
      (All-Star Movies is closest to Animal Kingdom, so that bus will likely be your best option)
    • Bus to Beach Club
    • Arrive at your destination
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    10 All-Star Movies Blizzard Beach Follow these steps:
    • Bus to Animal Kingdom
    • Bus to Blizzard Beach
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    Starting Point Ending Point

    Dining options at Boardwalk Villas

    Breakfast

    Belle Vue Lounge (breakfast)

    Quick Service

    Boardwalk Villas - Belle Vue Lounge (breakfast)

    Price (adult/child): $4.00/$4.00

    Location: Boardwalk Inn

    On the Disney Dining Plan? Yes, 1 Quick Service credit(s)

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Often quiet, comfortable seating, great place to grab standard breakfast items

    Cons: Limited menu


    Lunch

    Leaping Horse Libations (lunch)

    Quick Service

    Boardwalk Villas - Leaping Horse Libations (lunch)

    Price (adult/child): $10.00/$7.00

    Location: Boardwalk Inn

    On the Disney Dining Plan? Yes, 1 Quick Service credit(s)

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Convenient location especially if you have a room near the pool

    Cons: Limited menu and hours


    Big River Grille & Brewing Works (lunch)

    Table Service

    Boardwalk Villas - Big River Grille & Brewing Works (lunch)

    Price (adult/child): $22.00/$8.00

    Location: Boardwalk Inn

    On the Disney Dining Plan? Yes, 1 Table Service credit(s)

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Extensive drink menu (including several beers brewed here), glass walls give you the ability to watch the brewing process, both indoor and outdoor seating options (choose outdoor seating if you want to overlook the Boardwalk area)

    Cons: Limited menu, food is often not great


    Dinner

    Leaping Horse Libations (dinner)

    Quick Service

    Boardwalk Villas - Leaping Horse Libations (dinner)

    Price (adult/child): $10.00/$7.00

    Location: Boardwalk Inn

    On the Disney Dining Plan? Yes, 1 Quick Service credit(s)

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Convenient location especially if you have a room near the pool

    Cons: Limited menu and hours


    Big River Grille & Brewing Works (dinner)

    Table Service

    Boardwalk Villas - Big River Grille & Brewing Works (dinner)

    Price (adult/child): $22.00/$8.00

    Location: Boardwalk Inn

    On the Disney Dining Plan? Yes, 1 Table Service credit(s)

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Extensive drink menu (including several beers brewed here), glass walls give you the ability to watch the brewing process, both indoor and outdoor seating options (choose outdoor seating if you want to overlook the Boardwalk area)

    Cons: Limited menu, food is often not great


    Everything Else

    Boardwalk Joe’s Marvelous Margaritas

    Quick Service

    Boardwalk Villas - Boardwalk Joe’s Marvelous Margaritas

    Price (adult/child): $5.50/$5.50

    Location: Boardwalk Inn

    On the Disney Dining Plan? Yes, snack credits, 1 Quick Service credit(s)

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Quick place to grab a margarita and a snack (like a Mickey pretzel)

    Cons: Limited menu


    Belle Vue Lounge

    Quick Service

    Boardwalk Villas - Belle Vue Lounge

    Price (adult/child): $12.00/$0.00

    Location: Boardwalk Inn

    On the Disney Dining Plan? Yes, Quick Service credit(s)

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Often quiet, comfortable seating, great place to grab a drink (drink menu is fairly extensive compared to many locations), board games available

    Cons: Limited food options