Experience the Art of Animation Resort

The Art of Animation Resort at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida is a value resort that is generally well-liked by guests. The resort is designed with a focus on the art and animation of Disney films, and it features four different sections, each themed after a different Disney animated film: The Lion King, Finding Nemo, Cars, and The Little Mermaid.

Some of the things that guests appreciate about the Art of Animation Resort include:

  • Themed decor: The resort features detailed and colorful decor that is inspired by the films it is themed after. Many guests find the decor to be fun, playful, and visually appealing.
  • Family Suites: The resort offers family suites that can accommodate up to six people and include a separate bedroom, a living area with a pull-out sofa bed, and a kitchenette. They are suitable for families, and they offer more space and privacy than traditional hotel rooms.
  • Pool areas: The resort features three different pool areas, each with a unique design and theme. The pools are well-maintained, and they are popular with guests of all ages.
  • Dining options: The resort offers a variety of dining options, including a food court and a poolside bar. The food court offers a variety of options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and it’s considered a good value for the price.
  • Proximity to the parks: The Art of Animation resort is conveniently located near Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Epcot, with bus transportation available to these parks and other Disney World destinations.

On the other hand, some guests may find that the resort is a bit more crowded than other options, and that the buildings are close together so you can hear your neighbors. Some guests have also reported that the resort can be loud and noisy. However, these complaints are not common, and most guests find that the Art of Animation Resort is a good option for families looking for a fun, affordable and convenient place to stay at Disney World.

The resort features several cool facts. Here are a few:

  • The resort’s four sections are each themed after a different Disney animated film: The Lion King, Finding Nemo, Cars, and The Little Mermaid. Each section features life-size sculptures, murals, and other details that are inspired by the films, making it a visually interesting place to stay.
  • The resort has one of the largest swimming pool in the Disney World resort complex, the “Big Blue Pool” inspired by the movie Finding Nemo, it features a zero-entry, a 150-foot long water slide, and an underwater sound system that plays music and sound effects from the film.
  • The resort’s lobby is home to a “Animation Gallery” where guests can see original animation cels and drawings from Disney films, including The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, and more.
  • The resort’s landscaping features over 12,000 plants, including trees, bushes, and flowers that are native to Florida.
  • The resort’s guest rooms feature artwork inspired by the films, including murals, sculptures, and other details that are unique to each section.
  • The resort’s food court, “The Landscape of Flavors”, is one of the largest food courts in the Disney World resort complex, it offers a variety of food options, including burgers, sandwiches, pizzas, and more.

All of these interesting details make The Art of Animation Resort a unique and memorable place to stay for guests who are fans of Disney animated films and for those who appreciate the art and craft of animation.