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Valentine’s Day Spa Packages at Walt Disney World Available Feb. 10-18

Pamper yourself this Valentine’s Day with a Spa Package at Walt Disney World Resort.  The “Part of Your World” package is available at both Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa and Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa from Feb. 10-18, 2018.

The special package includes a couple’s massage with apricot-infused body oil, a chocolate hand-hydration treatment, sparkling wine served in a chocolate champagne glass and a take-home, custom-blended bath salt.

While the regular price is $340 (plus tax) for 50 minutes and $450 (plus tax) for 80 minutes (note that a 20 percent gratuity is added automatically for convenience, with any additional gratuity paid at your discretion), Disney Vacation Club Members enjoy a 15 percent discount.

Call Member Services for reservations.

A valid Disney Vacation Club Membership Card with photo ID will be required for this discounted experience.


Minnie Van Service Now Available at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

Disney’s Minnie Van Transportation Service has expanded to Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort at Walt Disney World.

In case you aren’t familiar, the Minnie Van Service is a collaboration with Lyft, allowing guests at Walt Disney World to arrange their own private Disney vehicle right from the Lyft app on their smartphone. With Minnie Van Service, Disney cast members will drive you to wherever you want to be at Walt Disney World Resort. This service accommodates up to six guests and provides two versatile car seats so even the tiniest of passengers can travel in style!  The cost is $20 for a one way trip.

To use this service, simply visit the front desk at a participating resort to activate the Minnie Van Service through the Lyft app.

Below are the Disney hotels who currently use the Minnie Van Service:

  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge
  • Disney’s Boardwalk Resort
  • Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
  • Disney’s Contemporary Resort
  • Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
  • Disney’s Old Key West
  • Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort
  • Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
  • Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
  • Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club


Time Changes for Nighttime Spectaculars at Walt Disney World

Beginning January 28 – March 10, 2018, times have changed slightly for three nighttime spectaculars at Walt Disney World Resort.  The new times are as follows:

  • Happily Ever After at Magic Kingdom will be shown at 7:55pm (previously 8:00pm)
  • Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be shown at 8:15pm (previously 8:00pm)
  • Disney Movie Magic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be shown at 7:55pm (previously 7:40pm)

Be sure to check the Times Guide or My Disney Experience during your visit for the most up to date information.

Minnie Van Service to Orlando International Airport Expands to Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resort

Disney’s Minnie Van Transportation Service has now expanded to Orlando International Airport.  Currently, the service will only take passengers TO the airport and is only offered to Club Level Guests staying at Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resort and Disney’s Boardwalk.

The transportation service is available for airline flights scheduled to depart from 9am – 12am.  The vehicles used will be able to accommodate up to 6 guests and 3 car seats.  Disney also recommends guests use the Resort Airline Check-In Service provided through participating airlines.  The cost is $150 per trip.

In case you aren’t familiar, the Minnie Van Service is a collaboration with Lyft, allowing guests at Walt Disney World to arrange their own private Disney vehicle right from the Lyft app on their smartphone. With Minnie Van Service, Disney cast members will drive you to wherever you want to be at Walt Disney World Resort.

To use this service, simply visit the front desk at a participating resort to activate the Minnie Van Service through the Lyft app.

Below are the Disney hotels who currently use the Minnie Van Service:

  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge
  • Boardwalk Resort
  • Disney’s Contemporary Resort
  • Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
  • Disney’s Old Key West
  • Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort
  • Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
  • Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
  • Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club

The DisWorld Podcast – Episode 19

In episode 19, Justin and Michelle discuss all of the top news stories for the week of January 28th 2018 as well as our thoughts on the Cove Bar at Disney’s California Adventure.

The DisWorld Podcast is available on iTunes, Google Play, and Soundcloud.