10 Things You MUST Know About Staying at a Walt Disney World Resort

5. Extra Magic Hours

Guests of Disney resorts get the added perk of Extra Magic Hours. Each day one theme park is open an hour early or stays open late, and those hours are only for resort guests. During Extra Magic Hours the parks a little less busy and line-ups are shorter, but one thing to keep in mind is that during regular hours, the park with Extra Magic Hours for that day can be quite busy with noticeably larger crowds.