Disney’s 15th Disney Vacation Club property at Disney World, named Disney’s Riviera Resort, opened December, 2019. There is no shortage of room choices at this Disney Vacation Club (DVC) property. In fact there are 5 choices, totaling approximately 300 guest rooms. This includes a Disney Resort first, the Tower Studios. Additionally find Deluxe Studios as well as 1 and 2-Bedroom Villas and the 3-Bedroom Grand Villas! You do not have to be a DVC guest to stay here, however it comes with Deluxe resort pricing. Here are 5 reasons why its worth a stay!
1. It’s Award Winning
Disney’s Riviera Resort recently was presented with the ACE Project of Excellence Award by the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) for 2021. This is one of the most coveted recognitions given by the ARDA, which is only given to those resorts with the highest levels of excellence from day-to-day operations, design of the resort and more.
2. Topolino’s Terrace – Flavors of the Riviera
On site is the rooftop dining experience of Topolino’s Terrace – Flavors of the Riviera serving breakfast or dinner. This eatery is inspired by Europe’s cliffside restaurants with incredible views. Consider their signature dinner with views of nighttime spectaculars occurring at Hollywood Studios or Epcot.
3. Skyliner Transportation
Having Skyliner Transportation at your Resort is a game changer! They are quicker than bus transportation since they run continuously, simply hop on and be on your way to EPCOT or Hollywood Studios in minutes. Enjoy a birds-eye view while you ride the Disney Skyliner transportation and ride in the sky alongside your favorite Disney characters and theming.
The tunnel to the Disney Skyliner station at this Resort is also worth a view with gorgeous, Tangled and Peter Pan inspired 20-foot high mosaic murals.
Find a family friendly pool area at the Riviera Pool with a pool slide, or head to a quieter pool, the Beau Soleil Pool. This sophisticated Resort has an area just for little ones to splash and play, at the S’il Vous Play a whimsical fountain with characters from Disney’s “Fantasia.” Other amenities include an activity lawn, a fire pit, a fitness center and a walking path. If you love art, be sure to browse over 40 signature art pieces, each created specifically for Disney’s Riviera Resort.
5. Tower Studios (Sleeps up to 2 Guests)
The Tower Studios are a first to Disney Resorts at Riviera Resort, they were specifically designed with 2 guests in mind. This intimate accommodation includes a private balcony, or patio, with seating for 2. Plus, built-in the wall is a microwave, small fridge, drawers and a pull-down queen size bed. Guests will also find a Bathroom with walk in shower, built in desk Flat Panel TV, WiFi, iron 7 ironing board, coffee maker, paper plates, bowls and plastic utensils. The Tower Studios are luxurious, efficient and perfect for a romantic getaway for two!
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