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Old 08-03-2011, 08:14 PM   #1
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Best Way To get to Contemporary & Parks

Hi,

I have an 11:30am reservation at Chef Mickey's (Contemporary Hotel) We are staying off property on International Drive. Later that night we have the Wishes Dessert Party so I want to just start the day off at Chef Mickey's then go to Magic Kingdom for the day/evening.

My question is can I park at the Contemporary all day/night and even if I can is it easier and better to park in the MK parking lot so we can access our extra clothes easier??

Thanks for your help.
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Old 08-03-2011, 09:01 PM   #2
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You may not park at the Contemporary (or any resort you are not staying at) all day while you go off to a park although the parking valet might not object when he takes your keys in the hopes of getting a bigger tip.

Typically you are give a 3 hour parking pass when visiting resorts with quick access to parks.

Best choice is to park at the Magic Kingdom lot (ticket & transportation center) and take the monorail over to the COntempoaray. Or you can drive to Chef Mickeys and then drive to the MK lot when you are done.
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Old 08-03-2011, 09:59 PM   #3
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Your can park at the Transportation & Ticket Center parking lot and use the Resort Monorail to the Contemporary, then go to the Magic Kingdom when your done.

However if you don't mind paying $12.00 + a tip you can Valet Park your car all day at the Contemporary, because that way you aren't taking up a self parking spot.
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