Caribbean Beach Resort

Resort category: Moderate

WDW Prep Favorite: No

Pros: Beautiful grounds, good pool, option to book a Pirate Room, marshmallow roasting at the beach, Island of the Caribbean Pirate Adventure for kids 4-10 departs from marina

Cons: Rooms are often noisy, resort is large and spread out, the most internal bus stops of any Moderate Resort, onsite food options aren’t great, Preferred Rooms put you near food court/pool but not check-in area, undergoing massive construction through 2019

Caribbean Beach Resort room options

Room typeBed sizeMax people per roomFloor Plan
Standard ViewQueen5
Water or Pool ViewQueen5
King BedKing2
Preferred RoomQueen5
Pirate - Standard ViewFull4
Pirate - Water ViewFull4

Caribbean Beach Resort room prices

Date
Nightly Rate
Room Type

Caribbean Beach Resort resort map

Caribbean Beach Resort

Scheduled refurbishments

Name: Caribbean Beach Resort - Jamaica Pool refurbishment

Description:

From: 01/06/2016

To: 01/31/2018


Name: Caribbean Beach - construction refurbishment

Description: In addition to extensive construction throughout the resort, Old Port Royale Food Court, Shutters, Banana Cabana Pool Bar, and Calypso Trading Post at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort will all be closed starting May 1st, 2017

From: 02/22/2017

To: 01/31/2018


Name: Caribbean Beach - construction refurbishment

Description: Resort and Disney Skyliner Construction: Old Port Royale Food Court, Shutters at Old Port Royale, Cabana Pool Bar and Calypso Trading Post dining options will be impacted during the extensive construction happening at Caribbean Beach. As an alternative, there will be a variety of dining options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Centertown, a dining location, will serve an all-you-care-to-enjoy buffet for breakfast and dinner. A selection of grab-and-go meals will be conveniently available for purchase in three island markets located in the Aruba, Jamaica and Martinique regions of the Resort. No construction noise should be heard between dusk and 9am.

From: 02/22/2018

To: 11/30/2018


Other info

  • DISboards.com thread with lots of pics and info
  • Caribbean Beach 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 Caribbean Beach Recreational Calendar for the current month's schedule.

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    How to get from Caribbean Beach Resort 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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    Or have feedback about a route for us?
    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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    Or have feedback about a route for us?
    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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    Or have feedback about a route for us?
    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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    Or have feedback about a route for us?
    10 All-Star Movies Blizzard Beach Follow these steps:
    • Bus to Animal Kingdom
    • Bus to Blizzard Beach
    • Arrive at your destination
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    Starting Point Ending Point

    Dining options at Caribbean Beach Resort

    Breakfast

    Centertown Pavilion (breakfast) – Temporary location open during construction

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Centertown Pavilion (breakfast) – Temporary location open during construction

    Price (adult/child): $13.99/$7.99

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Unique Quick-Service buffet offering lots of options at a good price

    Cons: Open to Caribbean Beach resort guests only


    Centertown Food Truck (breakfast) – Temporary location open during construction

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Centertown Food Truck (breakfast) – Temporary location open during construction

    Price (adult/child): $9.50/$9.50

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Hot breakfast items are available here

    Cons: Limited selection


    Old Port Royale Food Court (breakfast) – CLOSED during construction

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Old Port Royale Food Court (breakfast) – CLOSED during construction

    Price (adult/child): $8.00/$5.00

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Nicely themed, plenty of seating, several food options

    Cons: Food quality isn't great, flow of the area makes it difficult


    Lunch

    Centertown Pavilion (lunch) – Temporary location open during construction

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Centertown Pavilion (lunch) – Temporary location open during construction

    Price (adult/child): $12.00/$7.00

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Good selection of salads and sandwiches

    Cons: Open to Caribbean Beach resort guests only


    Old Port Royale Food Court (lunch) – CLOSED during construction

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Old Port Royale Food Court (lunch) – CLOSED during construction

    Price (adult/child): $10.00/$8.00

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Nicely themed, plenty of seating, several food options

    Cons: Food quality isn't great, flow of the area makes it difficult


    Dinner

    Centertown Pavilion (dinner) – Temporary location open during construction

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Centertown Pavilion (dinner) – Temporary location open during construction

    Price (adult/child): $20.99/$11.99

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Unique Quick-Service buffet offering lots of options at a good price.

    Cons: Open to Caribbean Beach resort guests only


    Centertown Food Truck (dinner) – Temporary location open during construction

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Centertown Food Truck (dinner) – Temporary location open during construction

    Price (adult/child): $12.00/$6.00

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Hot dinner items are available here

    Cons: Limited selection


    Old Port Royale Food Court (dinner) – CLOSED during construction

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Old Port Royale Food Court (dinner) – CLOSED during construction

    Price (adult/child): $10.00/$8.00

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Nicely themed, plenty of seating, several food options

    Cons: Food quality isn't great, flow of the area makes it difficult


    Shutters at Old Port Royale (dinner) – CLOSED during construction

    Table Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Shutters at Old Port Royale (dinner) – CLOSED during construction

    Price (adult/child): $27.00/$9.00

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Usually easy to get, even without a reservation

    Cons: Slow service, below average food


    Everything Else

    Island Markets – Temporary location open during construction

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Island Markets – Temporary location open during construction

    Price (adult/child): $10.00/$5.00

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Several locations available throughout the resort

    Cons: Limited selection


    Banana Cabana Pool Bar – CLOSED during refurbishment

    Quick Service

    Caribbean Beach Resort - Banana Cabana Pool Bar – CLOSED during refurbishment

    Price (adult/child): $10/$10

    Location: Caribbean Beach Resort

    On the Disney Dining Plan? No, Quick Service credit(s)

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Friendly bartenders, tropical drinks available, right by the main pool

    Cons: Limited seating