We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort

Show Prices
#28 of 334 Hotels in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Bay Lake Tower at Disney\\
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

1,615 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,552: English reviews
Start your review of Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort
 Click to rate
San Diego, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Technically, this hotel / timeshare is part of the Contemporary Resort. It is situated between the main tower of the Contemporary and Space Mountain making it easily walkable to Disney's Magic Kingdom. Built in 2010, this is Disney's newest ground up hotel next to the Villas at Grand Floridian which is a couple years newer. Even though the hotel is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Road-Lifer
Normal, Illinois
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are DVC members and in October we finally made it to our home resort, the Bay Lake Tower. There were 7 of us in total, including my 3 young children (7, 5, and infant), so we stayed in a standard view, 2 bedroom on the ground level. The service we received, the room, and the easy access to the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Matteo7
Lakeland, Florida
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were hear over valentines day, stayed 3rd floor room 7338. Loved the lake view. Was beautiful in the morning and evenings. This resort is a DVC resort and is very modern. Has classic hidden touches of Disney and Mickey mouse. Which we loved! Also has access to the Top of the Towers which is a must do if watching...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank firerunner1965
Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I fell in love as soon as we went through the door. I've hear the furniture is bland but who in the world ever started that rumor??!! It's amazing! The furniture is all Disney - there's Mickey and roller coasters and just 100% fun. We were lucky to stay in both a one bedroom and a two bedroom suite. They...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lori F
Johns Creek, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Having an autistic child, we took a lot of time and spent a significant amount of money to have as stress-free of a Disney vacation as was possible. We needed multiple bedrooms as well as a kitchen to prepare meals for our autistic daughter. We stayed in a two-bedroom villa with a lake view. The room was well laid out...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank lkoend
Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have stayed here several times and will do so again soon. The rooms are typical of DVC properties and feel like they are in the middle of the range of size. The theme is, as you'd likely suspect, contemporary. However, instead of 1970 contemporaneous style, it is more consistent with the present day. The theme is very subtle, but...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Underyourradar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are DVC members and stay at various villas three times a year. This stay at Bay Lake was just wonderful. The room was very clean. We had an amazing view of Magic Kingdom for the fireworks. Nights were very quiet. The staff in community hall were so friendly and kind to my son who has special needs. Love the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank PMFANDME
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well after 14hrs plane trip we turned up at the airport, very clear signs to make your way down to where the bus picks you up. We arrived at reception no one to help with bags so we wheeled them in to be greeted by a lovely helpful friendly lady. Check in was really quick we had our magic bands...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Lorena P
USA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time. Disappointing no busses to Magic Kingdom. Only walking or crowded and sometimes down monorail. Rooms good, ice on two different floors. Rooms always stocked and cleaned when it's time. Plenty of pools. Roof deck very nice with bar and views. Easy access to all parks and springs. Many lake activities, but costs.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank myvacationnation
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our first stay, Bay Lake Tower immediately took its place as my family's favorite place to stay at Disney. My husband, two boys aged 2.5 & 9 months, in-laws, and I stayed in a one bedroom villa for six nights over Halloween. Everything about our stay was perfect. I don't have a single complaint about the resort or the...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Charlotte J

1,045 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (1039)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (74)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (159)
Viewed
View from Room (179)
Viewed
Room/Suite (279)
Viewed
Dining (40)
Viewed
Bathroom (61)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (12)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (234)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Orlando hotels
Lake Buena Vista
Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Disney's BoardWalk Inn
#51 of 334 in Orlando
1,600 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Warm luxury meets modern elegance at this lakeside Resort hotel just walking distance to Magic Kingdom park. Delight in Studios and multi-bedroom Villas, kitchens or kitchenettes and dramatic views that may include old-growth cypress trees, the shimmering Bay Lake, the lush courtyard or Cinderella Castle. Enjoy white-sand beaches, enchanting pools and award-winning dining-plus the extensive offerings of Disney's Contemporary Resort, connected by the convenient Sky Way Bridge, with access to transportation including the Resort Monorail. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort

Address: 4600 North World Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830-8413
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range: $786 - $1,404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 428
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com so you can book your Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Bay Lake Tower At Disney`s Contemporary Hotel Orlando
Bay Lake Tower At Disney's Contemporary Resort Orlando, Florida
Hotel Style:
#36 Family Hotel in Orlando
#61 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort staff and other travellers.
42 questions
Ask a question
Houston

See all questions (42)

Questions? Get answers from Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Grand Villa on 15th floor offers direct access to Top of the World Lounge”
 of 5 bubbles Road-Lifer, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“7th floor lake view”
 of 5 bubbles lorif473, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Fifth floor with lake view is the best option as you have easy access to monorail and prettier scenery.”
 of 5 bubbles lkoend, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had a room on second floor over looking parking, and we could see fireworks from the balcony, so any room would be a great room.”
 of 5 bubbles LorenaP845, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All views are lovely, not just the Magic Kingdom view”
 of 5 bubbles JJHammer, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
5 of 5