General Information

Address: 1251 Dixie Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830

Resort Phone #: 407-934-6000

Resort Fax #: 407-934-5777

Reservation #: 407-934-7639

Date Opened: 2/2/1992

Resort Category: Moderate

Room Information

# of Buildings: 20 guests buildings plus the main common building

# of Rooms: 2,048 rooms

Room Rates: There are two room types: Standard View facing away from the river and River View facing towards the rivers. See the official Disney page for Port Orleans Riverside for current room rates.

Services Information

Concierge Service: No

Valet Parking: No

Room Service:

Internet: Wired in-room ethernet port. $9.95 for 24-hours. Wi-Fi access is available in certain public common areas

Laundry: Self-service laundry rooms are available in separate building next to each of the resort's five quiet pools.

Pools and Swimming: Five unthemed quiet pools are distributed around the resort. Ol' Man Island is located in the middle of the river and houses a big pool, and two children friendly shallow pools.

Gym and Exercise: No

Spa: No

Turndown service: No

Smoking:

Owner's Locker

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!

Transportation Information

On foot: It is possible to walk to the Port Orleans French Quarter resort but walking to other destinations is not recommended.

Bus: Busses allow direct access (without transferring) to the theme parks, Downtown Disney, and the water parks. Reaching other destinations will require a transfer.

Monorail: No

Ferries: There is a boat that connects the two Port Orleans resorts with Downtown Disney.

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Dining

Boatwright's Dining Hall— American food with mild bayou touches in an old boathouse environment.

  • Other dining — Riverside Mill is the resorts food court and is well themed as a cotton mill; it is open 6 a.m. to midnight.

Entertainment and Shows

  • Riverside Marina, shared by the two Port Orleans resorts, rents out various watercraft. Bike and surreys are available for rental, and the Medicine Show video arcade is located next to the lobby. Cane pole fishing is offered in 30 minute segments.

Stores and Shopping

  • Riverside Marina, shared by the two Port Orleans resorts, rents out various watercraft. Bike and surreys are available for rental, and the Medicine Show video arcade is located next to the lobby. Cane pole fishing is offered in 30 minute segments.

Fulton's General Store— Larger than the Port Orleans French Quarter sundries store, this store has a good selection of themed clothing and general Disney merchandise.