Select Disney World Resort hotels began reopening to Disney World guests on June 22nd. And now we finally have MORE hotel reopening dates! So if you have a Disney resort hotel reservation at one of those hotels that have been in limbo, we’ve got answers for a few of you!
Here’s the full list of confirmed Disney World Resort hotel reopening dates!
PLEASE NOTE: This post is continually updated as Disney has announced that select Walt Disney World Resort hotels have had and continue to have a change in their reopening dates. The dates below have been updated accordingly.
The following Disney World Resort Hotels reopened on June 22, 2020:
- Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort
- Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
- Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
- Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Kidani Village
- Disney’s Beach Club Villas
- Disney’s BoardWalk Villas
- Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground
- Disney’s Old Key West Resort
- Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows
- Disney’s Riviera Resort
- Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort
- The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort
The following Disney World Resort Hotels reopened on July 10, 2020:
- Disney’s Pop Century Resort
- Disney’s Contemporary Resort
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort reopened on July 29, 2020.
Disney’s Yacht Club Resort reopened on August 24, 2020.
Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa reopened on September 21, 2020.
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort reopened on October 16, 2020.
Disney’s Art of Animation Resort reopened on November 1, 2020.
March 22, 2021
Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort reopened on March 22, 2021.
May 30, 2021
Disney’s Beach Club Resort fully reopened on May 30, 2021. (Please Note: Only the Beach Club Villas were open previously.)
June 6, 2021
Disney’s Wilderness Lodge fully reopened on June 6, 2021. (Please Note: Only the Boulder Ridge Villas and Copper Creek Villas & Cabins were open previously.)
July 2, 2021
Disney’s BoardWalk Inn is scheduled to reopen on July 2, 2021. (Please Note: Disney Vacation Club’s BoardWalk Villas are currently open.)
July 19, 2021
Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort is currently accepting reservations for dates starting July 19, 2021. This change (from the originally scheduled reopening date of October 4, 2020) was made accommodate refurbishment at the Resort, which will also result in Moana-inspired guest rooms. The Villas and Bungalows are open during this time.
August 26, 2021
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge is scheduled to reopen on August 26, 2021. (Please Note: Disney Vacation Club’s Kidani Village is currently open.)
Disney has clarified that there are some Disney Resort hotels and other areas that are not yet being scheduled for reopening. These are all of the resorts that don’t have a reopening date yet:
- Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside
- Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter
- Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort
- Disney’s All-Star Music Resort
They’ve also noted that given the constant evolution of the situation, these dates are subject to change and guests’ reservations could still be modified to other Disney World hotels if needed.
Important to Note:
NOTE FROM ORIGINAL POSTING in June 2020: Now, it’s important to note that if your booked resort hotel is NOT scheduled to be open during your reservation dates and you still want to visit Disney World, you will need to contact Disney to modify your reservation or it could be canceled. Guests will be able to contact Disney tomorrow, June 22nd, to modify reservations scheduled after July 10th.
Do you have a reservation at any of these Disney World Resort hotels in 2020? Let us know in the comments!