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Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort Reopening Date Announced

Great news coming out of Walt Disney World! Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort has received an official reopening date! While we’ve known ‘Ohana is scheduled to reopen on July 9, we’ve been left questioning when the actual resort itself will reopen its doors to the public. Keep in mind, Disney’s Polynesian has had their Disney Vacation Club Villas open for some time now, but the general public have been unable to book a stay at the resort. That’s all changing in just a few short weeks!

As updated on the Walt Disney World website, Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort will reopen on July 19. Previously, the table above listed the resort as opening in “Summer 2021”. There are a few things you’ll want to know however before booking your dream summer vacation to Disney’s Polynesian Resort.

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You’ll want to keep in mind some of the resort is currently under construction, as Disney works to make enhancements in time for the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary celebration. This includes lobby and monorail work, as well as guest rooms being enhanced with a Moana-inspired theme.

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As far as the Monorail construction goes, Disney states “Please pardon our pixie dust as the renovation of the monorail station at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort continues, monorail service to and from the resort remains temporarily unavailable. Bus service is available to Magic Kingdom Park and EPCOT. Watercraft service is also available to Magic Kingdom Park.”

Who’s booking a tropical getaway to Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort? Happy planning, Disney fans!

About Mike and Jamie Sylvester

We are Disney nerds. Two kids at heart who love the magic and the memories of Walt Disney World! We follow all things Disney and have great experiences with Disney Vacation Club and RunDisney events in particular. We enjoy the vacations, day trips, weekend getaways and geek out over the planning of such events. From lodging to dining to Fastpasses we have a spreadsheet for every occasion. Mike’s frivolous Disney goal is to acquire a magic band of every style while Jamie’s goal is to experience as many Disney desserts as possible. Usually there isn’t a day that passes without some discussion of the master plan of our next trip to the happiest place on earth. Most people think we’re normal – until they travel to Disney with us. We have been married for 15 years and are blessed with a daughter and a son who have already learned the importance of planning ahead! As a family we thoroughly enjoy the magic and the memories at Walt Disney World and are here to help others experience the magic as well.