Arrival Day at Disney World Resort
Your Arrival Day at Disney World Resort is so exciting…pulling up to your resort, seeing your new “home” for the length of your stay, and jumping right into all the Disney Magic…
but there’s so much to choose from…what should you do first?…
This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small commission if you make a purchase using these links. It is no additional cost to you, and I cross my heart I only recommend products and deals that will help you get the most out of your Disney experience.
Here is Your Arrival Day at Disney World Resort Tips:
Check-In at Your Resort
Check-In is made super easy with the My Disney Experience App!!
Disney allows online check-in up to 60 days before your arrival date.
You also have the option to receive a text when your room is ready so you can bypass the front desk all together with your Magic Band.
Your Disney Resort will send you a text, like this one pictured here, with your room number and a link to a map of your resort.
We usually drop our luggage off at the bellhop, jump on the bus to Disney Springs, and grab some lunch or shop until we receive our text. It’s very convenient!
>>> If you added the Disney Dining Plan to your Magic Your Way Package then you can pick up your Rapid Fill Refillable Mug at your resort food court free of charge. If you didn’t don’t worry… you can still purchase one for only $15.49 and thanks to Disney’s new Rapid Refill Program you can select the number of days you would like to purchase depending on the length of your stay!
Play Disney Style Mini-Golf
Another magical Benefit of Staying on Disney Property is the 4 free vouchers for Miniature Golf!
Choose from Disney’s Fantasia Gardens or Disney’s Winter Summerland.
Each course features 2 themed 18-hole courses.
Take Off to One of the 4 Amazing Disney Parks
If you get there early enough in the day you can drop off your luggage and head straight to the park of your choice.
Dive right into all the Disney Park fun full-force.
Also, don’t forget to check for Extra Magic Hours at the parks. One or more Parks may stay open late a few extra hours exclusively for Disney Resort guests.
Explore Your Resort
With amazing Disney-themed pools, arcades, gift shops, dining and much more, your Disney Resort is jam-packed with everything you need to relax and get your vacation going.
Shopping & Nightlife
Pick up a guide-map at the front desk and hop on the bus to Disney Springs or Boardwalk…or both!!! Shopping, dining, entertainment, nightlife these promenades have it all.
Definitely, check out the World of Disney Store at Disney Springs…it’s the Worlds largest Disney Store!!
In Your Resort Room:
- Unpack and Settle In
- Plan Your Next Day at the Disney Resort>>> Pick Up Park Maps in the Lobby
- Decorate Your Disney Resort Window & Door
- Set a Character Wake Up Call for the Next Morning
- Rest Up!!
What do you like to do on your Arrival Day at Disney World Resort?!?
Leave it in the comments below!!
Enjoy Your Magical Adventure!!
Love this Article?! Save it for Later: