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How much is your 2014 WDW vacation going to cost you?

Discussion in 'Disney Resorts' started by sea nymph, Dec 31, 2013.

  1. ladybub101

    ladybub101 Mouseketeer

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    Yes, we used the stay/play/dine code (adults get dining plan and tickets at kids prices). 7 day tix are not hoppers. Regular dining plan. $3997 - No lie!
     
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  3. ashleyc1113

    ashleyc1113 Mouseketeer

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    03/18-03/23
    2 adults

    4 day park hopper tickets (Disney Salute) $300-ish (my husband bought these on base, so not sure of the exact cost)
    5 nights at POP with military discount $618
    Estimated food budget $400 (hoping to spend less)
    Spending money excluding food $50
    Gas $50
    Boarding for dog $60

    Total around $1500
     
  4. aubreytoe

    aubreytoe Earning My Ears

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    May 18-24 6 night/7 whole days at AOA LM room
    2 adults and 2 kids (4 & 9)

    This is our first and probably only trip. (At least for a long time :) )

    Hotel $912.40
    Dining $930.48
    Insurance $150.00
    Base Tickets $1,281.48
    Photopass + $149.00
    OOP meals $250.00
    BBB $80
    Pirates League $70
    Pirates & Pals Cruise $200
    Dining Tips $230.00
    Mousekeeping Tips $30.00
    Souveniers $400.00
    Gas $450.00
    Hotels during drive $400.00
    Incidentals $100.00

    Total $5,633.36 :eek:

    We might switch hotels once they release the offers for my time period. Hopefully that will help it go down a little!
     
  5. Eddygirl

    Eddygirl Mouseketeer

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    I just finished tallying up our final budget for our big adventure May 2-17th. :good vibes

    2 Adults, 2 kids ages 10 and 13, so 4 'adults".;) West Coasters from British Columbia, but flying from Seattle.

    I am open to suggestions or critiques if you see an area I will find myself short.:scared1:

    Air Fare (booked):$1,300
    Universal; 3 nights (booked): $1,600
    Disneyworld; 12 nights/10 day PH with water park option (booked): $5,000
    Photo Pass: $150
    Rental car: $500
    Kennedy Space Center; DH and DS: $300.00
    Seattle Hotel and parking: $300.00
    Dog "babysitter": $300
    Tips for housekeeping:$100
    Food: $2500
    Souvenirs: $450

    Grand total: $12,500

    I rounded everything up to the nearest $100. Our Disney package is rack rate, so will go down if discounts come out that I can apply. :goodvibes

    Our food budget works out to be $156.25 per day from time we fly out to when we return. We land in Seattle at 11 am and drive home on our return day, so split that day with our Seattle night. We plan on doing easy breakfasts (cereals, milk, juice maybe protein shakes) in room as we really do not enjoy breakfast buffets and want to keep some healthy options in our diet for the 2 weeks. :laughing: We have a few TS meals planned, mostly lunches. When we have been at Disneyland we found we split counter service meals and kind of grazed with some snacks. So the days we do not plan a TS meal we will probably have 4 CS meals and 4-6 snacks between all of us OOP. Does this look right????

    Kids mostly have their own spending money for "things".

    The only area I think we will need to boost is the car.....I should add $200 unless some good deals come out closer to.
     
  6. jimandami

    jimandami DIS Veteran

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    DH and I are headed down for a quick adults only trip March 10-16 for our anniversary!

    Airfare: $209 RT for both (used points for one leg)
    Studio at SSR via point rental: $1144
    Tickets: I have AP and DH will do an UT price bridge to get AP: around $580
    Food/spending: around $1000
    Total: $2933

    It seemed cheaper when we booked it!!! Anyway, that will be nothing compared to the big 10 night family trip in Oct/Nov....ouch!
     
  7. jecon

    jecon Mouseketeer

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    Feb. 22-March 1
    2 adults 1 child (9)
    Club level GF Sugar loaf w pin code
    8 days with park hopper passes
    No dining plan (did the math and it is cheaper oop)
    $4800
    3 rt southwest tix from Columbus Ohio
    $850
    Budgeted $1800 for daily expenses food, drink, souvenirs (like to budget high so there are no surprises)
    Total- $7450

    Wouldn't even consider without a pin code!!! Saved us about $2000!!! Thanks to the disboards we called as soon as the pins were out back in July.
     
  8. ciera321

    ciera321 DIS Veteran

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    Just used the Disney Visa offer to upgrade:
    May 21 for 10 nights
    AoA Cars Suite
    4 Adults
    10D PH and WP and More tickets
    DDP
    SW airfare on points!
    For a total of $7,391
     
  9. Gillyrose779

    Gillyrose779 DIS Veteran

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    I'm glad I'm reading this- I don't fee so bad about spending $5000 on our Sept 2013 trip for 3 adults, 1 child, and 1 infant.
     
  10. delyrium

    delyrium Mouseketeer

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    4/2-4/9 2014
    2 adults, 1 child (5) 1 infant (2)
    POR standard view: $1270
    7 MYW tickets: $967
    Airfare from DTW: $900
    Food budget: $1000
    Cat sitter: $100
    Mousekeeping tips: $35

    total: $4272
     
  11. hsmamato2

    hsmamato2 <font color=magenta>Tink in Training-Good Girl,Bad

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    sounds about right,nice deal! I think I missed the SPD offer,what was that?
     
  12. jimandami

    jimandami DIS Veteran

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    It was a package where adults got tickets and DDP for the cost of a child.
     
  13. AimeeMichele

    AimeeMichele Mouseketeer

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    Dates of travel: November 27 - December 6th
    Resort: GF
    Room type: TPV
    Our group: 2 adults, 3 kids (12, 8 & 6)
    Tickets: 10 day PH plus WP & More
    Dining plan: Deluxe
    Trip insurance: No
    Special Offers: 1st two nights are free due to an issue from our trip in 2012 and then regular pricing from 11/29-12/06 (keeping my fingers crossed for a discount)

    Total: *$9,965.94

    *still need to book air, so an additional ~$1,100
     
  14. KELLY

    KELLY DIS Veteran

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    I believe you we are 4 staying at POR for 4076.00 for 12 days. That is with memory maker and free dining.
     
  15. momof3littles

    momof3littles Mouseketeer

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    3870 for 7 nights at POR in a preferred room in early Feb

    7 days non park hopper tickets

    2 adults, 3 kids during S,P,D.

    We upgraded the oldest two kids to adults for DDP. TA asked and was told it was not an issue. Their actual ages will be 9, 7, 3.5 when we travel.

    No trip ins. as of now.

    rental car will be an extra 200-300 bucks. We are booked for a van but hoping prices drop as we get closer.

    Airfare is about 1000ish from PHL. For my ticket we are using miles, so that one is free.

    We also priced early Dec. at POR and prices were similar. FD, but room prices were higher, so it was kind of a wash.
     
  16. Minnesota!

    Minnesota! Shoeless in Minnesota

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    Our airfare ended up at $400 (I had points to cover most of it)
    hotel is 7 nights at POR - $1300
    we have a complimentary 1 day tix - free
    then we are doing a few TS dinners - budgeting about $400 for those
    ordering groceries - about $50
    CS for rest - $200
    mini golf, bowling, fishing, DQ - probably around $300.

    total - about $2650
     
  17. KNovacovschi

    KNovacovschi DIS Veteran

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    We are going Sept 27-Oct 4 and staying at POP. The total at this point is $2360.90.

    2 Adults POP Century-standard room
    6 day ticket
    Reg dinning plan

    This will be updated as they become available but for this time the approx. for the following will be:

    airfare - $700 round trip (approx.)
    KTTK tour - $160 (approx.).
    I also forgot spending money - $1000

    GRAND TOTAL: $4220.90 (approx.)

    If my DH seen the actual price of all this I think I would be in trouble. lol :rotfl2:
     
  18. pixleyyy

    pixleyyy DIS Veteran

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    10/25-11/8/14
    2 weeks
    Family of 5 (all Disney adults)

    7 nights in ASMu family suite with 10 day base tickets: $3663.20 (hoping for discount at some point)
    7 nights in Mariott Grande Vista timeshare, mostly gifted to us: $300
    Ticket upgrade to include Waterparks & More @ $62.84/ticket (or $84.14/ticket if we decide we want hoppers): $314.20
    Universal one day, one park passes @$95.45/ticket (through UT): $477.25
    Airfare from PDX to MCO @ ~$200pp each way: $2000
    Rental van/suv for week of timeshare: $300
    Parking at Disney for 5 days during week of timeshare: $75
    Memory Maker - prepurchase online: $149

    $7278.65
    Plus Food & Souveniors
     
  19. Stargazer

    Stargazer Second star to the right and straight on till morn

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    Finally booked since Disney Visa room discount came out for our dates:

    6/7 - 6/13/14 at POR
    2 adults - 2 juniors
    Garden view room
    7day base tickets
    Quick-service dining plan
    Memory Maker

    Package w/ discount $3,432.72 (saved about $390 and change)

    Still trying to decide if we're going to use our airline points to fly. If we drive, it will add about $450 for gas and hotel stay on 6/6. Family members have already been giving our daughter gift cards to use for souveniers and her friend is bringing her own money for souveniers so there won't be a cost for any of that. We always eat a quick breakfast in the room before we go, so just a minimal amount added to total for granola bars, fruit, cereal, Pop-Tarts, bottled water, etc ... since I wanted to keep it under $4K, I'm happy and excited to go! :goodvibes
     
  20. herb102211

    herb102211 DIS Veteran

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    February 26th- March 1st
    2 adults
    2 nights @ POFQ with AP Discount= $422
    2 nights DxDP= $423
    1 night @ BWV (garden/pool view studio)= $210 (rented points)
    Free Flights using SW Rewards points

    Total= $1055

    April 29th -May 1st
    2 adults
    2 nights @ BWV (standard studio)= $336 (rented points)
    Dining plan= $220
    Free Flights using JetBlue miles

    Total= $556

    October 8th -12th
    Renewal of APs =(approximately $1000)
    4 nights @ BCV (studio) = $744
    No Dining Plan= (approximately $500 food)
    Free flights using SW Rewards Miles

    Total= $2244

    2014 Total= $3855 including APs
     
  21. Jen7079

    Jen7079 Mouseketeer

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    We are going October 18 - 24, 2014

    2 Adults
    Boardwalk deluxe club level
    6 day hopper passes
    cost - $3908.28 (booked with bounceback)

    I am not sure if we are driving or flying at this point, but if we fly we will use dh frequent flyer miles.


    MNSSHP - $130ish
    Spending money and food - $1300 - though I am planning on paying for most of this with my Disney Visa rewards

    GRAND TOTAL: $5338ish

    Only at Disney do I not think that this is too expensive....
     

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