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Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa

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arizona
Reviewed 5 April 2014

I love all things Disney, and when it comes to vacation planning, I often chose a Disney related one. I grew up in Southern California and did my fair share of Disneyland visits. These were day trips for the most part as we lived less than 1 hour away. Now that I live out of state, I have to think...

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Centerville, Ohio
Reviewed 4 April 2014

This hotel was beautiful and the location was perfect for visiting Disneyland. Such a short walk to get to the theme park. We stayed only one night because of the price. We were unexpectedly upgraded to the 6th floor which has its own concierges and rooms to watch the fireworks. The room was large and clean with a balcony big...

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1Thank Snowlover81
Pensacola, Florida
Reviewed 4 April 2014

If you want complete convenience to the amusement parks this is the place to stay. With this hotel and the atmosphere in a good portion of the new California park Disney has taken the feel of the northern part of the state and transplanted it down here to a SoCal version. The in the woods, lodge feel is what they...

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SF Bay Area, California
Reviewed 3 April 2014

If you are looking into one of the three onsite hotels at Disneyland, I take it you have kids and don't expect a relaxing or romantic trip by any means and it is convenience with a tad bit of bonus quiet time that you are seeking. If that's the case, Grand Californian Hotel is the best out of the three...

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Reviewed 3 April 2014

We stayed at the Grand Californian one time before in 2002 when our first born was only 8 months old. At that time, I remember being absolutely in love, as the location could not be beat. It was so convenient when having an infant, when I frequently needed to go back to let her rest, nurse, etc. I also remember...

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1Thank Me0611
Gilroy, California
Reviewed 2 April 2014

The hotel is beautiful the grounds are so well kept, just like the park. We are Vacation Club members so we stayed in the Villas. The amount of room and the accommodations in the villas is very nice. The only issue is the fold out sofa. It is a little hard and my daughter chose just to take the cushions...

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Thank Chip144
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 2 April 2014

We stayed here in early March with our 3 kids and my sister from LA met us with her family and 3 kids. It is worth staying on property because of the proximity to disney/downtown disney and ability to do magic mornings and return to rest in the middle of the day. I was hoping that we would enjoy the...

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3Thank Bumblebeew3
Broomfield, Colorado
Reviewed 1 April 2014

We loved how close the hotel was to the parks. It's a beautiful hotel and has a great staff. It's a very busy hotel and we thought the pools were a bit disappointing...we expected them to be more "kid-friendly".

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phoenix
Reviewed 31 March 2014

When we first walked into the place, we were AMAZED!! The lobby is phenomenal!! the amenities and the staff are absolutely exceptional. We bought an "upgraded" room, but were a bit disappointed. It was small, dingy, and looked like your typical $100 a night hotel room. The breakfast with characters cost just as much for us patrons as it did...

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1Thank cls38950
WA
Reviewed 28 March 2014

Location is the best part of this hotel. Stayed here March 2nd through the 6th and was overall pleased with our stay. Check-in was busy, our taxi driver commented how busy this hotel was for a Sunday at 3pm. Boy, he was right long line to check in but went fairly quick. My husband was not feeling well and our...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Storyteller's Cafe
Storyteller's Cafe
Cuisines: American, Soups
White Water Snacks
White Water Snacks
Cuisines: American, Fast food
Hearthstone Lounge
Hearthstone Lounge
Cuisines: American, Bar
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This stunning hotel offers premium accommodations and rich dining experiences in American Craftsman style and elegance. With its world-class spa, an impressive array of amenities and impeccable Disney service, Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa defines grandeur in every way. Located in the heart of Downtown Disney District, this hotel is just steps away from exceptional dining and entertainment. And with your park ticket, enjoy an exclusive entrance to Disney California Adventure Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa

Address: 1600 S Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802-2317
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Anaheim
Price Range: $730 - $1,186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 1019
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Also Known As:
Grand Californian Hotel
Grand California Hotel
Disney California Hotel
Disneys Grand Californian Hotel
Disney Grand California Hotel
Disney Grand Californian Hotel
Disneyland Grand Californian Hotel
Disneys Anaheim
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Anaheim
#3 Luxury Hotel in Anaheim
#6 Business Hotel in Anaheim
#9 Romantic Hotel in Anaheim
#17 Family Hotel in Anaheim
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“Request to have your room near the Napa Rose Restaurant side. Closer to the park entrance /pool area. Makes it easier for tired kids.”
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