Which is closest to Epcot WS?

Discussion in 'Disney Resorts' started by jazzielady, Feb 24, 2010.

  1. jazzielady

    jazzielady DIS Veteran

    Nov 6, 2009
    BC, YC, or BW?

    We may be meeting our nephew in Ft. Lauderdale following his voyage on the Semester at Sea program. He wants to spend a few days at DW before coming home, and loves Epcot and the World Showcase.

    So which of the 3 is closest to the back entrance into the WS? I did a sample pricing of BC villas, but was curious if that would be our best choice?
  2. abubu919

    abubu919 DIS Veteran

    Jul 13, 2009
    BC resort is closest to Epcot
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  5. goofy4prez

    goofy4prez A guy can love Disney and still keep his man card!

    Jul 24, 2008
    My suggestion would be to pick which ever theme you like the best. I personally think some people make way, way, way to much of a big deal over how much closer the BC is to the International Gateway than YC. The difference between the two resorts is only a few hundred yards, or perhaps an extra 2 minute walk. I say, pick away and chose between any one of the three; they are all only minutes away.;)
  6. madalex

    madalex DIS Veteran

    Feb 24, 2004
    This would have been my answer as well. BC is only slightly closer to Epcot and the walk from either YC or BW to the International Gateway entrance is still only 7 - 9 minutes. Choose an Epcot resort based on theming, where you want to stay, amenities, etc., not distance from Epcot.
  7. HockeyMomR

    HockeyMomR DIS Veteran

    Jan 28, 2006
    Agree with this as well :thumbsup2 The difference in distance of walk to International Gateway entrance to Epcot between YC & BC is only a few minutes depending on your room location. However, if you would really like to be extra close to entrance to Epcot book a BC room and request "close to quiet pool".
  8. Luv2Roam

    Luv2Roam DIS Veteran

    Jun 3, 2000
    We have stayed at the BC twice, and by chance got the same room both times! :confused3 :laughing:
    GREAT location. Bottom floor, just off the hot tub and quiet pool. And walking to and from WS entrance is a breeze. We were there or back before we even realized it. :woohoo:

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