Address: 4401 Grand Floridian Way, Lake Buena Vista, 32830
Resort Phone #: 407-824-3000
Resort Fax #: 407-824-3186
Reservation #: 407-934-7639
Date Opened: 6/28/1988
Resort Category: Deluxe
# of Buildings: 6 buildings with guest rooms (plus 3 additional buildings for spa, convention center, and Narcoosee's restaurant).
# of Rooms: 900 rooms
Room Rates: See the official Disney page for the Grand Floridian for current room rates.
Concierge Service: Yes in the Main Building and in the Sugar Loaf building. The concierge lounge and services are not as extensive in the Sugar Loaf building.
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.
Laundry: Each building has self-service coin-operated washers and dryers. Laundry service is available.
Pools and Swimming: The Grand Floridian has one unthemed pool in the center of the resort. The beach area on Seven Seas Lagoon provides opportunities for lounging and sunbathing but swimming is not allowed.
Gym and Exercise: Use of the gym is free for guests; there is a daily charge for other on-property guests. The area roads are not appropriate for jogging. There are tennis courts on site.
Spa: A variety of spa treatments are available from the on-site spa.
Turndown service: Yes, in the evening or by appointment.
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!
Bus: Direct bus routes provide transportation to Animal Kingdom and Disney's Hollywood Studios as well as the Polynesian and Contemporary resorts. Busses to Downtown Disney and the Ticket & Transportation Center allow transfer to all other destinations.
Monorail: The Grand Floridian has its own monorail stop, located on the second floor in front of the Main Building. Other stops on this line are Magic Kingdom, Polynesian resort, Contemporary resort, and the Ticket & Transportation Center. From the Ticket & Transportation Center one can transfer to the Epcot monorail line.
Ferries: Boats from the hotel's dock provide ferry access to the Polynesian resort and Magic Kingdom.