Resort AND Spa? Yes, there are select Walt Disney World Resorts with spa facilities, and Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa is one of them! We’ve been working our way through a series of FAQs about all the Disney Resorts, and today we are talking about Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa. This Deluxe Villa Resort is located in the Downtown Disney location of the Walt Disney World property. The resort is themed after the 1880 Victorian era, much like an upstate New York resort. This is a property at Walt Disney World that is GREAT for families traveling together! So let’s take a look at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa.
What does “Deluxe Villa Resort” mean? This means that there are no standard hotel rooms at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa. The resort is comprised of Deluxe Studios, One Bedroom Villas, Two Bedroom Villas, Three Bedroom Grand Villas, and the ever famous Treehouse Villas. This makes it a great choice for larger families, or multi generational families traveling together!
What amenities do the villas offer? Each studio and villa at Saratoga Springs offers plenty of room for everyone! There is a kitchenette in the Deluxe Studios. This gives guests a min refrigerator, microwave, wet bar, and toaster. The Treehouse, One, Two, and Three Bedroom Villas have a fully equipped kitchen. This means a full size refrigerator, stove, microwave, and well as many cooking utensils and dishes. They also have a washer and dryer, dishwasher, and a charcoal grill.
Is there table service and quick service dining at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa? Yes. There is both types of dining at this location. For Quick Service you have the Artist’s Palette, and Table Service is the Turf Club Bar and Grill. Along with these two locations, you have pizza delivery, the Paddock Grill, the Turf Club Lounge, and the Backstretch Pool Bar. The Turf Club Bar and Grill is rumored to be an easy location to score a dining reservation, and has the best salads on Disney property.
How do I get to the Disney Parks from Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa? To get to the Disney Parks, you need to take the Disney motor coaches. To go to Downtown Disney, you can take the boat or even walk! If you have your own car, it’s actually faster to get to Typhoon Lagoon or Blizzard Beach water parks. However, the bus system is faster to the 4 Disney parks.
What activities can my family enjoy at this resort? Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort has great activities for everyone. First, is the main pool. The High Rock Springs Pool has a water slide for all ages. There are also smaller pools, called Quiet Pools, located in The Grandstand, The Paddock, and the Congress Park sections of the resort. Each pool has a hot tub located close to it as well. Along with the pools, there is a small playground for toddlers located near the pool in the Congress Park section. Do you have a golfer in your family? Saratoga Springs is a GREAT choice for you. It is home to the Lake Buena Vista Golf Course. There is also a walking/jogging trail. The kids can enjoy some fun times at the Win, Place, or Show Arcade as well. And finally, you can experience some pampering at the Senses Spa.
Does Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa sound like something your family would enjoy? My family is staying here in June for the first time, and I can’t wait!
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