Important Things to Know: Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges. Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Pets not allowed Check-in time starts at: 3 PM Check-out time is: 11 AM The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Amenities General Gift shops or newsstand Number of buildings/towers - 1 Patio Poolside bar Shopping on site Smoke-free property Suitable for children Swimming pool - children's Swimming pool - outdoor Television in lobby See more facilities Rooms (all rooms include) Blackout drapes/curtains Clock radio Cribs/infant beds available Desk Electronic/magnetic keys Electronic check-out In-room childcare (surcharge) In-room safe Iron/ironing board Speakerphone See more room details Services * Laundry facilities * "Originally Posted by AlohaAnnie View Post There are washer/dryers at Kidani. I am not sure if there is more than one laundry room but I used the one off the lobby near the community hall. This was in 2010. There are 2 large capacity washers at the time and 6 to 8 dryers. Originally Posted by kimmar067 View Post ...actually, there is another laundry facility near the end of Kudu Trail - it was on the 2nd or 3rd floor..." Massage - spa treatment room(s) Multilingual staff Porter/bellhop Safe-deposit box at front desk Sauna Security guard Self parking Steam room Valet parking Business & Events 24-hour front desk Business services Dry cleaning/laundry service Room service (24 hours) Accessibility Features** Accessibility equipment for the deaf Accessible bathroom Accessible parking Accessible path of travel Braille or raised signage In-room accessibility Roll-in shower **These amenities may be available only in some rooms or units. Some amenities may incur additional fees. Dining Jiko - The Cooking Place - Stylish restaurant serving creative American cooking with a blend of multicultural influences from the Mediterranean coast, India, Europe, and Africa. Includes seafood, steak, chicken, and vegetarian offerings. South African wines. Reservations strongly recommended. Nightly dinner. Boma - Flavors of Africa - Designed to replicate an African marketplace with open kitchens and a thatched roof. Buffet-style dining that includes salads, vegetarian dishes, grilled seafood, and roasted meats inspired by the varied flavors of over 50 African countries. Reservations strongly recommended. Breakfast and dinner. The Mara - Quick-service food court. Light fare such as hamburgers, salads, sandwiches, and pizzas. Open from early morning to late evening. Victoria Falls Lounge - Quiet bar overlooking Boma - Flavors of Africa. Specialty coffees, tea, and cocktails. Open from late afternoon to late evening. Uzima Springs - Poolside bar adjacent to zero-entry pool. Cold beverages, frozen specialty drinks, and cocktails. Open from mid-morning to early evening, weather permitting. Room service - Available from early morning to late evening. Recreation The most popular activity at this Lake Buena Vista resort is observing the exotic animals who wander the savannah-like grounds. Guests can stop by viewing areas to catch glimpses of giraffes, ostriches, impalas, and zebras. The large zero-entry pool offers a gently sloping entrance accessible to young children and guests without full mobility, while a 67-foot-long slide zips swimmers into the center with a splash. There is also a children's pool, 24-hour playground, game arcade, and two spa tubs on site. Supervised children's activities for ages 4-12 are offered at Simba's Clubhouse, and include Disney movies, computer games, and dinner (surcharges apply). Guests of all ages can venture on a safari or watch the animals roaming about the savannah from the resort public viewing spaces. Complimentary programs include flamingo and pelican feedings, games with savannah guides, storytelling, night-vision tracking, and a horticulture show-and-tell. The Zahanati Massage & Fitness Center provides treadmills, stationary bikes, free weights, and complimentary use of a sauna and steam room. Guests can also receive a variety of spa treatments (surcharge). Disney's Winter Summerland Miniature Golf Course and Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park are both one mile from the resort. Complimentary transportation is offered. The guest services desk can assist with reservations on any one of Disney's five tour-caliber golf courses, all located on Walt Disney World® Resort property. A nine-hole course is also available. The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply. Bicycle rentals nearby Bird watching on site Fishing nearby Golf - driving range nearby Golfing nearby Golf lessons available nearby Golf - miniature nearby Hiking/biking trails nearby Horse riding/rental nearby Parasailing nearby Playground on site Sailing nearby Swimming on site Tennis nearby Notification and fees The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out. Valet parking fee: USD 10 per night The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change. Check-in information Resort Airline Check-In Service allows guests to check luggage and receive boarding passes at the hotel. This service accepts one bag per passenger on JetBlue. Guests wishing to check multiple bags on JetBlue or any bags on AirTran, Alaska, American, Continental, Delta, Northwest, United, or US Airways must call 407-284-1231 (5 AM - 11 PM) to pay luggage fees prior to check-in, or guests can check bags at the airport. Guests must pre-book Disney's Magical Express, a complimentary transfer from the Orlando airport to the hotel. Visit www.disneysmagicalexpress.com/USA for registration. This service picks up and delivers luggage directly to guestrooms for those arriving between 5 AM - 10 PM. Guests must claim their own bags after hours. Terms & conditions Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges. Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. All hotels in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Check Price Area map A short guide to Walt Disney World This area encompasses the bulk of the Walt Disney World® Resort, including futuristic Epcot®, Disneys Animal Kingdom® Theme Park, Disney-MGM Studios®, and the Magic Kingdom® Park. In a place rife with photo ops, Cinderellas storybook castle is among the most photographed. The Disney-branded hotels here cater to economy and luxury budgets. Nearby Activities & Points of Interest Less than 0.5 miles Disney's Animal Kingdom® - 400 yards 1.0 - 3.0 mi Disney's Winter Summerland Miniature Golf Course - 1.4 miles Blizzard Beach - 1.4 miles Orange Lake Golf - 1.7 miles Bay Lake - 2.1 miles Disney's Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course - 2.3 miles Disney's Hollywood Studios" - 2.3 miles Wide World of Sports - 2.6 miles Mystic Dunes Golf Club - 2.6 miles Disney's Boardwalk - 2.8 miles 3.0+ mi Kissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM) - 10 miles Orlando Intl. Airport (MCO) - 19 miles Orlando Herndon Airport (ORL) - 21 miles Winter Haven Municipal Airport (GIF) - 22 miles Bartow Municipal Airport (BOW) - 30 miles Leesburg Intl. Airport (LEE) - 34 miles Lakeland Linder Regional (LAL) - 35 miles Orlando Sanford Intl. Airport (SFB) - 36 miles All hotels in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Check Price Reviews Sort by: Reviews and ratings contained within this site are the subjective opinions of customers and suppliers; they do not represent or reflect WDW's opinion and/or directives.