Are you or your spouse a frequent traveler? Did you know there are several “non Disney-owned” hotels on Walt Disney World property where you can cash in your rewards points and score free accommodations for your family vacation?
Check out these 10 options listed by reward program.
Hilton Honors tops the list with five properties nestled inside the gates of Walt Disney World.
Hilton Bonnet Creek
Address: 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Ln, Orlando, FL 32821
This resort shares a property line with Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort and is closest to Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Epcot. The resort boasts a 3-acre pool with a lazy river as well as 12 restaurants and lounges.
Waldorf Astoria Orlando
Address: 14200 Bonnet Creek Resort Ln, Orlando, FL 32821
The Waldorf Astoria Orlando is connected to the Hilton Bonnet Creek via it’s shared convention center space. The resort boasts two pools, a championship golf course and a spa.
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista
Address: 1751 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
The Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista is located directly across the street from Disney Springs. Guests of this resort may take advantage of Disney’s Extra Magic Hours.
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Lake Buena Vista
Address: 2305 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Orlando, FL 32830
The only all-suite Walt Disney World Hilton Honors hotel, this property is situated near Disney Springs.
Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa
Address: 1900 Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32830
Located directly across from Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort and Disney Springs, this high-rise resort has three heated pools, character dining and privileges at Disney’s golf courses.
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Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin
Address: 1500 Epcot Resorts Blvd, Orlando, FL 32830
The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resorts sit on the shore of Crescent Lake and the Disney Boardwalk. They are both within walking distance to Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. These resorts also offer the perk of Disney’s Extra Magic Hours. Amenities include 5 pools and 17 restaurants and lounges. Character dining is available.
Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
Address: 14651 Chelonia Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32821
Located directly across the street from the Hilton Bonnet Creek, this resort property is closest to the Epcot theme park and just a short distance from Disney Springs. The hotel sits on 500 acres of woodland with a 10-acre lake, a lagoon-style pool, spa, 3 restaurants and 2 bars.
Wyndham Garden Lake Buena Vista
Address: 1850 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Orlando, FL 32830
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Best Western Lake Buena Vista
Address: 2000 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Free parking is definitely a perk at this no-fuss Disney Springs area hotel. The resort also offers guests dining options at 2 restaurnts and houses 2 pools.
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Holiday Inn Orlando – Disney Springs
Address: 1805 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
This hotel is in the Disney Springs are and offers guests a restaurant, cocktail bar and pool.