Yacht Club

Resort category: Deluxe

WDW Prep Favorite: No

Pros: Location is about a 5-10 minute walk to Epcot, boat ride or walk to Hollywood Studios, Stormalong Bay is the best on-site pool, Cast Members get higher praise than most other resorts, all rooms have balconies, dog friendly

Cons: Not as well suited for families with small children, shared buses with a few other resorts can mean long bus rides

Yacht Club room options

Room typeBed sizeMax people per roomFloor Plan
Standard ViewQueen5
Garden or Woods ViewQueen5
Lagoon or Pool ViewQueen5
Standard Room - Club LevelQueen5
Garden View - Club LevelQueen5
Lagoon or Pool View - Club LevelQueen5
Deluxe Room - Club LevelQueen4
2 Bedroom Suite - Club LevelKing4

Yacht Club room prices

Date
Nightly Rate
Room Type

Yacht Club resort map

Yacht Club

Scheduled refurbishments

None scheduled right now.

Other info

  • DISboards.com thread with lots of pics and info

  • Yacht Club 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. The calendar below is an example of what to expect but check with the front desk for the schedule during your trip.

    Beach_and_yacht_club_recreational_calendar

    How to get from Yacht Club 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
    Want to get there faster?
    Or have feedback about a route for us?
    2 All-Star Movies All-Star Sports Follow these steps:
    • Walk (takes about 15 minutes)
    • Arrive at your destination
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    Or have feedback about a route for us?
    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.
    Want to get there faster?
    Or have feedback about a route for us?
    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
    Want to get there faster?
    Or have feedback about a route for us?
    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
    Want to get there faster?
    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
    Want to get there faster?
    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
    Want to get there faster?
    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
    Want to get there faster?
    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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    Or have feedback about a route for us?
    Starting Point Ending Point

    Dining options at Yacht Club

    Breakfast

    The Market at Ale & Compass (breakfast)

    Quick Service

    Yacht Club - The Market at Ale & Compass (breakfast)

    Price (adult/child): $6.50/$6.50

    Location: Yacht Club

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Plenty of grab-and-go options and specialty coffee plus bakery cases and Coke Freestyle machines for drinks and refills

    Cons: Limited selection and no outdoor seating


    Ale & Compass (breakfast)

    Table Service

    Yacht Club - Ale & Compass (breakfast)

    Price (adult/child): $15.00/$8.00

    Location: Yacht Club

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Breakfast buffet option offered, reasonably priced

    Cons: Difficult to get to using Disney transportation unless you are staying in the Epcot resorts area


    Lunch

    The Market at Ale & Compass (lunch)

    Quick Service

    Yacht Club - The Market at Ale & Compass (lunch)

    Price (adult/child): $8.50/$8.50

    Location: Yacht Club

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Plenty of grab-and-go options and specialty coffee plus bakery cases and Coke Freestyle machines for drinks and refills

    Cons: Limited selection and no outdoor seating


    Crew’s Cup Lounge (lunch)

    Table Service

    Yacht Club - Crew’s Cup Lounge (lunch)

    Price (adult/child): $17.00/$17.00

    Location: Yacht Club

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Specialty drinks available (in addition to standard drink options), good appetizer options, usually pretty quiet

    Cons: Disney Dining Plan not accepted


    Ale & Compass (lunch)

    Table Service

    Yacht Club - Ale & Compass (lunch)

    Price (adult/child): $17.00/$12.00

    Location: Yacht Club

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Reasonably priced, food appeals to many people

    Cons: Difficult to get to using Disney transportation unless you are staying in the Epcot resorts area


    Dinner

    The Market at Ale & Compass (dinner)

    Quick Service

    Yacht Club - The Market at Ale & Compass (dinner)

    Price (adult/child): $8.50/$8.50

    Location: Yacht Club

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Plenty of grab-and-go options and specialty coffee plus bakery cases and Coke Freestyle machines for drinks and refills

    Cons: Limited selection and no outdoor seating


    Crew’s Cup Lounge (dinner)

    Table Service

    Yacht Club - Crew’s Cup Lounge (dinner)

    Price (adult/child): $30.00/$30.00

    Location: Yacht Club

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Specialty drinks available (in addition to standard drink options), good appetizer options, usually pretty quiet

    Cons: Disney Dining Plan not accepted


    Yachtsman Steakhouse (dinner)

    Table Service

    Yacht Club - Yachtsman Steakhouse (dinner)

    Price (adult/child): $50.00/$12.00

    Location: Yacht Club

    On the Disney Dining Plan? Yes, 2 Table Service credit(s)

    WDW Prep Favorite: Yes

    Link to menu

    Pros: Amazing service, fantastic food

    Cons: Expensive


    Ale & Compass (dinner)

    Table Service

    Yacht Club - Ale & Compass (dinner)

    Price (adult/child): $25.00/$12.00

    Location: Yacht Club

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Reasonably priced, food appeals to many people

    Cons: Difficult to get to using Disney transportation unless you are staying in the Epcot resorts area


    Everything Else

    Ale & Compass Lounge (evening lounge)

    Quick Service

    Yacht Club - Ale & Compass Lounge (evening lounge)

    Price (adult/child): $15.00/$15.00

    Location: Yacht Club

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

    WDW Prep Favorite: No

    Link to menu

    Pros: Under refurbishment

    Cons: Under refurbishment