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Old 10-25-2012, 05:48 PM   #1
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Can you get from Beachclub to Hollywood Stuios by boat?

Just wondering how easy it would be to get the beaches and cream from Hollywood stuios??
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Old 10-25-2012, 05:58 PM   #2
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Yes you can! It's about a 15 minute boat ride.
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Old 10-25-2012, 06:33 PM   #3
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The ride is about 15 minutes, and goes from BC/YC to S/D, to studios. In about 15-20 min, you can also walk!

Love the Epcot resort loop!
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Old 10-25-2012, 08:42 PM   #4
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It's not really far at all, and actually it's faster to walk instead of taking the boat.
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Old 10-25-2012, 09:13 PM   #5
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We've done both, walked from DHS and used boat which drops off in front of YC. Both are fun. On our walking excursion, we stopped to look around BWI along the way.
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We check in at Yacht Club tomorrow and I can't wait to be able to walk to DHS or take the boat if we feel like it.
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Do children need to get out of their strollers when getting on/off this boat ride?
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Old 10-26-2012, 03:47 PM   #8
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Do children need to get out of their strollers when getting on/off this boat ride?
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Old 11-05-2012, 05:56 PM   #9
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Just wondering how easy it would be to get the beaches and cream from Hollywood stuios??
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Thanks everyone, how do you walk to there..I mean what is the route??
When you leave Hollywood Studios look to the left and you'll see the waterway. On the left side of the waterway is the boat dock if you decide to take the boat. The boat will stop first at the Swan & Dolphin, then the Yacht & Beach Club, then the Boardwalk Inn and finally Epcot. It will take the reverse route back to the Studio.

On the right side of the waterway is a paved path. You'll see the sign. Follow that path and it will take you to the Boardwalk/Beach & Yacht Club/Swan & Dolphin.
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I concur that it is typically quicker to walk that path than it is to take the boat.
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Thanks everyone, how do you walk to there..I mean what is the route??
The sidewalk to the Epcot resorts is very pleasant. As already mentioned, as you leave DHS, head to the left, keeping the canal directly on your left. Walk around the end of the canal, towards the parking lot...stay to the left, with the lot on your right. You will walk a little ways, and then see a small sign directing you to Boardwalk. You will go down a very small slope, and keep on trucking!! It will take you less than 20 mins to get to YC/BC. When you get to the end of the sidewalk, you can go right, into BW, or left. Go left, up the incline, then go right. Right will take you towards YC/BC and Beaches and Cream. Left will take you to the S/D.
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Old 11-05-2012, 07:40 PM   #12
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Yes! You can! And I also think you can take that same boat to EPCOt - you really don't have to though since the walk is less than 5 mins!

Have a great trip!!

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Old 11-06-2012, 12:29 AM   #13
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We decided to walk from DHS to BC on the day we did all four parks in one day.....not the smartest decision we've ever made, but the walk is totally doable. One piece of advice.....the walk goes by much quicker if you have a Frozen Coke to drink along the way!

The walk IS quicker than the boat. We beat the boat back to BC in the July heat, even with a quick detour at BW. I was thankful our room was close to the quiet pool at BC....it was a quick walk from the bridge between BC and BW to our room.
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Old 11-06-2012, 01:40 AM   #14
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Love the walk from YC to DHS! I was there in December, and it was very nice strolling weather.
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