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Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort

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  • Average15%
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  • Terrible9%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The hospitality Gabriel L. exceeded all my expectations. I truly felt he was attentive to make sure my hotel needs were met. He is deserving recognition for the outstanding service he provided during my stay.

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

First off, amazing improvement in house keeping. We were in room 2020 at the Dolphin and our lady was AWESOME!! I was SPG Platinum this year. Our room, did have a balcony but was on the 2nd floor. We didn't use it much but we're...More

7  Thank David S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We decided to try staying on a Disney property to see if it was really all worth it. As much as we benefitted from the stay and additional park amenities the cost factor was outweighed. The staff was very efficient and accommodating especially our housekeeper...More

1  Thank DERBING
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The Dolphin and Swan resorts are two unique properties inside WDW as they aren't directly operated by Disney itself but instead operation under the Sheraton (Dolphin) and Westin (Swan) brands, so SPG and Marriott Rewards members will have this option for their vacation to Disney...More

1  Thank Andy C
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The beds were REALLY comfy! The room was clean and really nice. Easy walking distance to Epcot and several other resorts. There is lots to do in the area; good atmosphere. 2 large pools (at least), a nice beach area with a playground, pool side...More

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#26 Spa Hotel in Orlando
#41 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
#51 Luxury Hotel in Orlando
#117 Business Hotel in Orlando
#118 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
#139 Family Hotel in Orlando
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#26 Spa Hotel in Orlando
#41 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
#51 Luxury Hotel in Orlando
#117 Business Hotel in Orlando
#118 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
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24 February 2018|
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Response from Adam C | Reviewed this property |
I had a resort view with a small balcony but cannot day for sure every room guarantees it .
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robin m
i been looking on disney website andi have a few questions about the disney dolphin resort. i have been teying to do research on what is available with this resort. after reading reviews it seems alot of the perks i have come to enjoy are not available. First there is no disney magic bus available. This would mean i would need to rent a car. When i was looking on the site i thought parking was complementary with this hotel. I believe so e some said it was $20 a night extra. My secong problem is is there dinning with this hotel if i choose to puchase it. Third I believe in my research it said you get a magic band for tour room key and are able to purchase in park and send back to room. If you do not get band than how do you reserve all you fast passes. Finally if I am not getting disney perks how do you canel your reservation? thank you in advance for tour help
19 February 2018|
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
I highly recommend you speak with the resort or a WDW rep directly. The parks are one thing and the resort is another. If your arrangements included the resort and the patks, then you should be all set. If you just made... More
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"Not every room has a balcony or patio but they are nice to have. Ask for a room with a great fireworks view..."
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"If you have expensive makeup, lock it up in a safe when you are gone!"
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"I was able to get the teacher discount."
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"don't book here"
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