General Information

Address: 901 W. Timberline Dr., Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830.

Resort Phone #: 407-824-3200

Resort Fax #: 407-824-3232

Reservation #: 407-934-7639

Date Opened: May 1994

Resort Category: Deluxe

Room Information

# of Buildings: 1 building, 7-stories tall in the main part and 6-stories tall in the wings.

# of Rooms: 728 rooms

Room Rates: See the official Disney page for Wilderness Lodge for current room rates.

Services Information

Concierge Service: Yes

Valet Parking: Yes ($12/day)

Room Service: Yes. Breakfast from 7:00-11:00a.m., dinnfer from 5:00-10:00p.m. Sandwiches and pizza from 4:00p.m.-midnight.

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

Laundry: There is a self service laundry, available 24 hours with room key, on the first florr near Roaring Forks Snack Bar. Dry cleaning and valet laundry services are also offered.

Pools and Swimming: The main pool isn't all that big but has a water slide and some good theming. Three is also a small quiet pool in the Villas area.

Gym and Exercise: Resort guests can use the Sturdy Branch Health Club at the Villas at Wilderness Lodge.

Spa: Massages are available, by appointment, at the Sturdy Branches Health Club.

Turndown service: Yes


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: Walking to other Walt Disney World destinations is discouraged.

Bus: Busses are available for the four theme parks and Downtown Disney. Once to any of those you can transfer to busses for other locations.

Monorail: No

Ferries: A ferry connects Wilderness Lodge with Magic Kingdom.



Artist Point— This fine dining location is dinner only, and serves dishes from the Pacific Northwest with an extensive wine list that also features products of the region.

Whispering Canyon— Laid-back dining with an emphasis on meat and quantity. The staff keeps things interesting with activities for kids and giving other guests a hard time, all in good fun of course.

  • Other dining — Territory Lounge serves drinks and light appetizers. Roaring Fork Snacks is a quick-service counter open until midnight and home of the resorts refillable mugs.

Entertainment and Amenities

  • A Conversation with a Magic Kingdom Stem Train Specialist — This periodic offering is an opportunity for guests of the Villas at Wilderness Lodge to meet and learn from one of Disney World's steam train experts. Held in the Iron Spike Room, check schedule information when you check-in to see if it will be offered during your stay.
  • Electric Water Pageant — A show on the lake every evening involving light-decorated barges. Visible from the dock at around 9:30 every evening.
  • Old Faithful — Every hour, on the hour (from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.) a geyser shoots water more than 100 feet into the air.
  • Wilderness Lodge Flag Family — Every day one family of guests will be selected as the "Flag Family" and assist in raising the flags on the roof of the main building.
  • Wonders of the Lodge — A tour of the hotel offered four days a week at 9:00 a.m.
  • Other entertainment: Bike and surry rentals are available. Inside the lodge you will find the Iron Spike game room with activities and a video arcade. Several different personal cruises are offered at the resort's marina on Bay Lake.

Stores and Shopping

Wilderness Lodge Mercantile— A large sundries and Disney gift shop. Also has a selection of resort logowear and Northwest craft items.