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The Top 10 Offsite Hotels Near Walt Disney World

7. Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World This beautiful luxury Four Seasons Resort is located at 10100 Dream Tree Boulevard in Lake Buena Vista, near EPCOT. The resort offers a full-service spa, shuttle service to and from the parks at Disney World and free activities for kids. You can even spend an entire day enjoying the golf course, ...

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The Top 10 Offsite Hotels Near Walt Disney World

8. B Resort and Spa The B Resort and Spa is located at 1905 Hotel Plaza Boulevard in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, in the Disney Springs area. Guests can use their free shuttle service to and from Walt Disney World, which is just over 5 miles away, and the resort is a short 5-minute walk from Disney Springs. Inside are ...

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The Top 10 Offsite Hotels Near Walt Disney World

9. Waldorf Astoria Orlando Just a short 4.5 miles from Walt Disney World is the Waldorf Astoria Orlando luxury hotel at 14200 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando, Florida. This hotel boasts a golf course, 12 restaurants and 2 pool bars. A full-service spa is located inside the hotel, and there are 3 swimming pools and a lazy river accessible to ...

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The Top 10 Offsite Hotels Near Walt Disney World

10. Best Western – Lake Buena Vista This hotel is located near the Disney Springs area at 2000 Hotel Plaza Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, Florida. There are two restaurants inside, a swimming pool and a fitness center. Other amenities include free wi-fi and valet parking. This hotel is only a 20-minute walk from the heart of the Disney Springs shopping, ...

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The Top 10 Offsite Hotels Near Walt Disney World

You know all about the Walt Disney World Resort hotels on the property at Disney World. But for one reason or another, staying at a Disney hotel isn’t on the agenda for you and your family this time around. Maybe you waited too long to book your hotel, and once you got around to calling Disney to book, there were ...

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The Top 10 Counter-Service Restaurants at Walt Disney World

Sunshine Seasons Food Court – EPCOT This food court is on the lower level of The Land Pavilion near the exit of the Living With the Land attraction in Future World at EPCOT. There are as many options for lunch and dinner in this one place as in three or four free-standing counter-service restaurants. Sunshine Seasons Food Court offers rotisserie ...

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The Top 10 Counter-Service Restaurants at Walt Disney World

Yorkshire County Fish Shop – EPCOT This is not the restaurant to visit if you’re watching your calories, unless it’s your cheat day. That’s because only fish and chips are served. This eatery is more of a counter with a pick-up window than a counter-service restaurant, but it’s worth mentioning because the fish and chips are very good. They are ...

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The Top 10 Counter-Service Restaurants at Walt Disney World

PizzeRizzo – Disney’s Hollywood Studios If this restaurant sounds new to you, that’s because it hasn’t been around for too long. It opened in late 2016 in the same building that housed the Toy Story-inspired Pizza Planet restaurant in previous years. PizzeRizzo is a Muppets-themed restaurant, named for Rizzo, the lead rat in the Muppets movies. (After all, the rats ...

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The Top 10 Counter-Service Restaurants at Walt Disney World

Backlot-Express

Backlot Express – Disney’s Hollywood Studios Next door to the Star Tours attraction at Hollywood Studios is the Backlot Express Restaurant. Both indoor and outdoor seating are available. Angus burgers—even ones with barbecue brisket on them—chicken and waffles, chicken nuggets, parmesan and garlic fries, and chili dogs are the fare at this eatery, where you’ll sit amongst all kinds of ...

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The Top 10 Counter-Service Restaurants at Walt Disney World

Pizzafari – Animal Kingdom This restaurant on Discovery Island is a popular stop for Guests on their way to the new Pandora: World of Avatar expansion at Animal Kingdom. Personal-sized pizzas—pepperoni, cheese, sausage or veggie—are offered, as are shrimp flatbreads, meatball subs and salads. For dessert, choose tiramisu or chocolate mousse. It’s a fun, brightly-colored place where you can eat ...

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