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Old 01-01-2014, 05:12 PM   #1
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Going to be at a Conference offsite but staying in Disney at POP

Does anyone know how easy it will be to call a cab or other transportation to take us to an offsite hotel for a conference? Thanks in advance
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Old 01-01-2014, 05:17 PM   #2
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Extremely. Dial 0 and ask to be connected to Mears, or just go out the front door and wave one over.
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Old 01-01-2014, 05:49 PM   #3
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Thank you so much. Was afraid this wouldn't be possible.
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Old 01-01-2014, 06:07 PM   #4
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Doing the same thing from POR in February - did it a few years ago too - taxis are pretty easy to find, usually one parked out front within hailing distance
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Old 01-02-2014, 10:04 AM   #5
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I have stayed at WDW in the past while attending an off-site conference. Didn't uses taxis though as I rented a car. You may want to look into a rental. If the off-site conference is a good distance away, a rental may cost less than taxi fares to/from each day.
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Old 01-02-2014, 04:47 PM   #6
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Super easy, do this often when I attend conferences at Disney neighboring properties but stay at Disney resort. I take envelopes with $20 cash for each way and always get receipt.
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Old 01-02-2014, 06:05 PM   #7
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If you have a group too big for a regular taxi, they even have larger van type ones. Sometimes it is a good idea to call from your room, it's very easy to get one- but if they know you are on the way it helps.

That said, I second the idea of considering a rental car. (though I suppose you might have to pay to park in that case.) Also consider how quickly you'll be able to get a taxi from the other hotel.

If t's a big convention hotel , taxi's are probably easy to find on that end too.
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