Can you buy theme park tickets at the resorts?

Discussion in 'Disney Resorts' started by shoppgirl, Apr 30, 2008.

  1. shoppgirl

    shoppgirl DIS Veteran

    Jan 15, 2008
    I do not have my theme park tickets yet. I was hoping to buy them locally from my Canadian Disney store, but they do not have any 5 day base tickets left. I don't know if they will get any in with all the changes to management/ownership of the Disney Store chain.

    Anyways, is it possible to purchase your theme park tickets AT the resort (specifically the Grand Floridian) when you check in? I currently have a room only reservation and did not do a package. I do not want to buy online from a US site right now (ie undercovertourist). I have read that the savings are minimal anyways.

    Thanks for any info!
  2. Dallas_Lady

    Dallas_Lady I only work for the vacation money

    Dec 20, 2001
    Yes, they can add them to your room key. If they see you have a room-only reservation, they will almost certainly ask you if you need to buy tickets.
  3. geokeim

    geokeim Mouseketeer

    Mar 13, 2008
    You can buy them. However you have to exchange them at the ticket window of the park you go into anyway, so I never really found much advantage to it, if you weren't getting some type of discount. That said, the good news is, because most everyone already HAS their tickets, your wait time is usually minimal.

    Have fun!:cool1:
  4. PrincessTrisha

    PrincessTrisha DIS Veteran

    Dec 10, 2004
    Yes, you can buy them from your resort.

    But (and I am a fellow Canadian) I had no problems getting my tickets from undercover tourist - they arrived quickly with no additional fees or delay.
  5. logan115

    logan115 DIS Veteran

    Jan 24, 2007
    Although it costs more than going thru a UT or another broker, we're going to get out tickets at the resort (SSR) and have them (and the DDP) added to our room keys. While it will cost us about $40 more in total for the three of us, I think it's worth it to pay $40 to not have to worry about forgetting the tickets at home :lmao: and not having to hold 6 cards everywhere we go instead of 3.


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