Address: 2101 N. Epcot Resorts Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, 32830
Resort Phone #: 407-939-5100
Resort Fax #: 407-939-5150
Reservation #: 407-934-7639
Date Opened: July 1, 1996
Resort Category: Deluxe
# of Buildings: 1 building
# of Rooms: 512 rooms
Room Rates: All the rooms are essentially the same, offering either two queen beds or one king bed. There are two rate categories: rooms with a view towards the lake or rooms that face away from the lake. See the official Disney page for Boardwalk Inn for current room rates.
Concierge Service: Yes
Valet Parking: Yes ($12/day)
Internet: Wired in-room ethernet port. $9.95 for 24-hours. Wi-Fi access is available in certain public common areas. Access is free for DVC members staying on points.
Laundry: There is one self-service laundry room on the resort's 3rd floor (an additional location is on the 1st floor of the Boardwalk Villas resort). Laundry service is available.
Pools and Swimming: Boardwalk Inn has its own quiet pool and shares a themed pool with Boardwalk Villas on that side of the resort. The themed pool is called Luna Park and as with the rest of the resort is themed to a turn-of-the-century boardwalk. A 200-foot water slide, called Keister Coaster is themed to look like an old-fashioned wooden roller coaster.
Gym and Exercise: The Muscles and Bustles Health Club on the Boardwalk Villas side of the resort has free weights as well as standard cardio machines. Use is free for any Boardwalk Inn guest or guests of any Disney Vacation Club resort. The resort also has two tennis courts.
This area is the best for anyone wanting to go for a run while staying on site. There are many trails and paths available that can be combined to accommodate a range of mileages. Jogging route maps are available from the front desk.
Spa: Tanning and massage services are available at the Muscles and Bustles Health Club.
Turndown service: Yes
Smoking: Smoking is allowed only in designated areas of the resort. There is no smoking allowed inside guest rooms.
MousePlanet partner Owner's Locker provides a highly useful service for repeat Walt Disney World visitors. It will allow you to to store a large amount of your "only-in-Florida" belongings on-site between your visits. Owner's Locker will deliver your locker to your resort early on the morning of your arrival and pick it up the day that you leave. Your locker will stay in climate-controlled storage until you return on your next visit. Owner's Locker delivers to resorts throughout the Orlando area, not just to Walt Disney World. Some of the many things that Owner's Lockers have been used to store are full-sized liquid containers to avoid the TSA hassle, clothing, holiday decorations for annual visits, pool playthings, and more. Visit their site and check them out for yourself, or order now!
On foot: Several locations are accessible on foot from Beach Club without having to walk on streets. Walkable resorts include Yacht Club, Beach Club, Beach Club Villas, and the Swan and Dolphin hotels. Both Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios are reachable on foot. The Fantasia Gardens miniature golf course is also within reach, though crossing one street will be necessary.
Bus: The bus routes available at Beach Club also stop at Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, the water parks and Downtown Disney. All other points can be reached from the theme parks or Downtown Disney.
Monorail: Available, but would require walking through Epcot to that platform.
Ferries: Yes, the ferry route here connects Epcot, Beach Club/Yacht Club, Boardwalk Inn, Swan/Dolphin, and Disney's Hollywood Studios.