Everything announced at D23 that’s coming to Walt Disney World

This past weekend at D23, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek announced quite a bit that was coming to the parks for the next several years. Disneyland is getting new lands – Pixar Pier and Marvel land (hinted at) – a new Pixar event, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge of course, and even Cars Land is getting a nice Halloween themed overlay for the holiday.

Disneyland Paris will be getting a new resort, Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, and the Disney Cruise Line is getting  not just the two already announced new ships, but three new ships!  Plus, a brand new stage show based on the live-action Beauty and the Beast film.  But what’s coming to Walt Disney World?  Plenty of brand new things where we can break it down for you by category! Here’s everything that’s coming to the Walt Continue reading “Everything announced at D23 that’s coming to Walt Disney World”

Disney announces Disney’s Riviera Resort, the 15th addition to DVC

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort area has been under construction for the last few months now and all this time many have assumed it was for a DVC expansion for the resort.  Well all rumors were laid to rest as Disney announced a 15th DVC resort!  The Disney Riviera Resort is being constructed beside Disney’s Caribbean Beach and will be fully separate from the resort, making it its own entity.

“We’re thrilled to announce plans for a new Disney Vacation Club property called Disney Riviera Resort coming to Walt Disney World Resort,” Chapek said. “Our Vacation Club Members are among our most loyal fans, and we think that they will love what we have Continue reading “Disney announces Disney’s Riviera Resort, the 15th addition to DVC”

CONFIRMED! Fully immersive Star Wars themed resort being developed for Walt Disney World!

Rumored a few months ago thanks to a leaked survey for Disney park guests, and now confirmed by Bob Chapek at D23 yesterday, Disney is currently developing a fully immersive Star Wars resort!

The new resort will be an all-inclusive luxury “Starship” resort reportedly attached to Disney’s Hollywood Studios’ Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge so guests can enter and exit the land from the resort.  The location isn’t clear.  Some think it could be directly behind the land itself, putting it pretty much on property with the park. But a keen eye will notice that quite a bit of land is being cleared on the other side of World Drive.  It’s currently Continue reading “CONFIRMED! Fully immersive Star Wars themed resort being developed for Walt Disney World!”

New survey points to a possible Star Wars luxury “Starship” resort built for WDW

The following should be noted as only rumors and possibilities due to nothing being officially announced.  However, thanks to a survey being done by third party company called Swagbucks.com, it looks like Disney has an interest in building a new resort themed to Star Wars!  But it wouldn’t just be your run of the mill Disney resort.  It would be an all-inclusive luxury “Starship” resort which would reportedly be attached to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

According to WDWNT, this new resort would actually be a two night immersive experience and be all inclusive, costing about $900-$1000 per guest.  It sounds a bit steep when you compare to to a standard hotel room, however, it would be so much more. Continue reading “New survey points to a possible Star Wars luxury “Starship” resort built for WDW”