Did you know guests can send and receive mail while on vacation at Walt Disney World property? Learn the locations where to mail Postcards, buy stamps and more. Learn these 4 things you need to know about Mail at Disney World.
1. Buy Stamps At Disney World
Forgot to bring the Stamps or decide to mail a Post Card last minute? No problem, there are many gift shops through out Disney World that sell Stamps. Post Cards are a great inexpensive way to let someone back home know you are thinking about them.
Where To Purchase Stamps At Disney World:
- Art of Disney (Epcot)
- Celebrity 5 & 10 (Hollywood Studios)
- Disney Springs Welcome Center (Disney Springs area)
- Disney Traders (Epcot)
- Garden Gate Gifts (Animal Kingdom)
- Heritage Manor (Epcot)
- Main Street Chamber of Commerce (Magic Kingdom)
- Mickey’s Gift Station (Transportation and Ticket Center)
- Mickey’s of Hollywood (Hollywood Studios)
- Movieland Memorabilia (Hollywood Studios)
- Newsstand (Magic Kingdom)
- The Outpost Shop (Animal Kingdom)
- Sundries (Disney Springs area)
2. Where To Mail Postcards
The Front desk of any Walt Disney World Resort will take your postcards and mail for you (guest to provide postage).
Also, walking up Main Street USA find a working mailbox. The words on the front read, “This is a Turn of the Century mail Collection Box loaned by the United States Postal Service. Mail is collected daily from this box by Walt Disney World Cast Members for entry into the United States Mails at Orlando, Florida.”
How fun to mail a postcard on Main St USA! Other parks and Disney Springs also have mailbox locations, look closely.
3. Receiving Packages At Disney World
You may be wondering why a guest would expect a package while on vacation. However, the most common answer is from – themselves. Save money by shipping items to your Resort such as food and water. Save room on luggage space as well.
The word “Guest” and your arrival date must be included with your Disney Resort Hotel mailing address. See How To Address Your Package. You will be charged a $6 handling fee per package however the savings are still usually worth it.
4. Have Packages Shipped For You
There is no official Post Office on site, however guests can still have packages shipped for them at Disney World. To have a packaged shipped for you, visit a Resort which includes an onsite Business Center, such as Disney’s Contemporary Resort or Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. Shipping and handling charges will apply.
Many Walt Disney World Resorts will also accept a package to be shipped provided it is pre-addressed with appropriate postage already attached.
5. Postcard With Character Signature
Want to send a super special Postcard to someone back home? Consider having a Disney Character sign the Postcard before dropping it in the mail. How fun would it be to receive a Postcard and a Character signature?