How much is your 2013 WDW vacation going to cost you?

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  1. letthewookiewin

    letthewookiewin <font color=blue>"That's 'cause droids don't pull

    Feb 23, 2006
    This trip is for our family of 4 (2 adults, a 15 and a 14 yr old).
    AKL GV /w FD (basic DDP)
    5 day tickets (no hopper)
    Resort & park tickets - $3,128.36
    MNSSHP (for 9/13/13) - $ 256.36
    Total - $3,384.72
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  3. mom to minnie&mickey

    mom to minnie&mickey DIS Veteran

    Oct 12, 2010

    Ok, curiousity got the better of me. :laughing: Don't know if you want to share but our dd was born on Nov. 20 1997. We are going in August though and celebrating her and my ds' graduation.
  4. Disneylifeforme

    Disneylifeforme Mouseketeer

    Mar 28, 2013

    1 night stay over there and back $100
    All star Movies , qsdp $973 ( military discount)
    Annual passes
    Gas $400
    Extras $400 ( have gift cards)
  5. dizcrazee

    dizcrazee DIS Veteran

    Jan 14, 2006
    My dd's birthday is Nov. 21, 1997! I guess it's a small world after all! :lmao:
    I hope you all have a fabulous trip - these little princesses and pirates grow up awfully fast. princess:
  6. dizcrazee

    dizcrazee DIS Veteran

    Jan 14, 2006
    Thank you! I will definitely see if I can get that book! I hope you have a wonderful trip too.:goodvibes
  7. RainK

    RainK Mouseketeer

    Feb 15, 2008
    And the 4th time is the charm. I paid in full and am almost in the 45 day window so no changing ....again.....

    Aug 17-25. 8 nights with 2 adults, 2 kids
    Beach Club with 7 day park tickets plus 1 water park $2590
    Flights from Boston $910 (if I remember right) somewhere around that anyways.

    Total cost $3500

    Plus OOP food estimates $1200

    Misc spending...$400-$500 as each kid has their own money saved up to spend.
  8. cdhale

    cdhale Mouseketeer

    Sep 29, 2008
    9/3 - 9/8
    1 adult and 2 Disney adults (11 year olds)
    BC w/ FD
    6 day tix w/ PH and Water Parks

    airfare BWI to MCO on AirTran
    $779.40 (the most we've ever paid :()

    Total: $3,949.24

    It sure was a lot cheaper to go when the girls were 9 and under. Then I would pay for the dining plan and use room discounts. This time it was $200 less to use free dining and pay full price for room.
  9. Worldgirl

    Worldgirl Earning My Ears

    Jun 16, 2013
    3 nights at the Contemporary July 3-6 with pass holder discount, and we are paying for 2/3rds of it with Disney gift cards we get for 5% off with our target debit card.
    1 night at Universal's Hard Rock hotel AAA discount (sadly no pass holder discount available)
    Airplane tickets
    We are going to use the passes we already purchases last year for a different trip.
    No dinning plan.
    original total 2,083.31

    I had my sweet 16 last November at Disney. We flew down the day before thanksgiving and did 2 and a 1/2 days at Universal and then 8 days at Disney World. I spent my birthday at magic kingdom and it was the best day of my life. I hope you guys has so much fun. :)
  10. sonofanarchy

    sonofanarchy DIS Veteran

    Apr 27, 2013
    LOL - A lot!

    Airfare for 5 - $1,500.
    6 Nights at Hard Rock Hotel - $2,100
    5 AP's for Universal - $1,400
    Four 10 day park hoppers for Disney - $1,300
    1 AP adult for WDW - $620
    11 nights Beach Club Villas - $4,900
    Round trip transfers airport at home - $250
    Transfers airport to Universal then to Disney - $250
    5 front row seats to Blue Man Group - $350

    Total so far = $12,670

    Add in food and souveniers for 17 days - I'd say we'll be right around $20,000.
  11. RainK

    RainK Mouseketeer

    Feb 15, 2008
    Wow!!!! That's all I can say!! Now, *that's* a vacation!!!! :-)
  12. dizcrazee

    dizcrazee DIS Veteran

    Jan 14, 2006
    Thank you! We are going to have a "Beauty and the Beast" themed birthday party on her actual birthday (the 21st), and then on the 23rd, we leave for WDW! :banana:
  13. Worldgirl

    Worldgirl Earning My Ears

    Jun 16, 2013
    You're welcome! :) Beauty and the Beast is my favorite Disney film. My birthday cake was topped with a big white chocolate Belle. :) You're going at a good time. I remember that the crowds kept on getting thinner each day after thanksgiving, with the exception of Christmas parade filming days.
  14. dizcrazee

    dizcrazee DIS Veteran

    Jan 14, 2006
    B & B is my daughter's favorite too! Mmmm...a white chocolate Belle - that's a great idea! Thanks again. :wave2:
  15. Anna114

    Anna114 Pluto Rocks!

    Feb 19, 2006
    So, I've been putting off making this post because I DON'T want to know the bottom line :rotfl: My cast of characters include my husband and myself and our two sons 23 & 17 years old. We are headed down for our 25th wedding anniversary which we celebrated on May 7 and for my sons' birthdays they are only 8 days apart at the end of September

    Villas at Wilderness Lodge 2 bedroom $1,250 (I consider my maintenance dues as part of a vacation cost and I had to buy 13 more points)

    Airfair ISP to MCO for 4 $1,119.20 on Southwest

    Food for the week I budgeted $200 per day for a grand total of $1600 also $200 from garden grocer for breakfast and snack foods

    2 Annual passes with DVC discount $928
    2 Eight day park hoppers $638

    Wishes Cruise $317 including tip

    For drinks and souvenirs $300

    Tables in Wonderland card $100 with DVC discount

    For a grand total of $6452.20
  16. BalooPA

    BalooPA Earning My Ears

    Jun 28, 2012
    Honeymooning at WDW on 9/25 - 10/5

    $3127.20 for Coronado Springs w/ Free Dining Plan plus 8 day MYW Park Hopper tix. The reason for only 8 day tix is we are getting there late afternoon on 9/25, doing a Downtown Disney day mid-trip, and then leaving early on 10/5.
  17. Pirate4Ever

    Pirate4Ever Mouseketeer

    Jul 29, 2010
    I'm going to take a few liberties in adding up my costs. I know that I pay for my DVC points every month, but to me, that's like paying my utilities every month. I like to look at our Disney Vacations in terms of what do they cost on top of what we normally pay in a month. With that being said:

    Travel dates: July 23-July 30

    Airfare for 2 adults and 1 child (2 years old in her own seat) on Southwest: $610*

    *used CC points to pay for 2 of the direct flights

    2 nights at Saratoga Springs in a deluxe studio: 32 pts

    5 nights in a Royal Room at Port Orleans Riverside: $1,013 (booked using the room-only discount)

    Tickets: using Premium Annual Passes from last year

    Food: we actually did the math in trying to determine whether or not to get the DDP! We'll round up from our worksheet: $800.

    Souvenirs: 3 Disney gift cards given to us at Christmas: $150 (not our cost!)

    Subtract $110 from our Disney Visa rewards that we're cashing in!

    Grand total: $2,313

    Not too shabby!
  18. renderman7

    renderman7 Mouseketeer

    Oct 10, 2007
    well thankfully for my trip i have managed to score a better flight deal, which in turn saves me 1000 bucks. Which is so awesome
  19. KrazeeK120

    KrazeeK120 DIS Veteran

    Feb 29, 2012
    I'll throw mine on here..

    DH and I did 3 nights in January.

    We had the following:
    -Rental car
    -3 nights @ POP
    -Quick Service dining plan
    -3 day base tickets

    Total was ~$1600
  20. luvthemouse71

    luvthemouse71 Cries like a baby at Illuminations..

    Apr 16, 2006
    Staying from 12/12 to 12/22 at AoA in a LM standard room. Two adults, 8 day PH tickets( may add a day to the tx, not sure yet). No dining plan. Approximately $2700.

    I got the tickets to Florida for $90 PP. Haven't bought return flights yet.
  21. Princess 'n LA

    Princess 'n LA Mouseketeer

    Jun 17, 2009
    July trip--just use 2 adults

    4 nights POP $580 (room only discount)
    3 day park tickets (no hoppers this time) $450 company discount
    Round trip tickets from New Orleans on SW $525
    Estimated OOP food $300
    Total short trip=. $1800

    November Family Gathering trip--8 adults and 2 Disney adults (10 & 14)

    7 nights POR royal room--4 adults $2900
    6 days park hopper tickets
    Free dining
    Gas $150
    Total= $3050

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