3 Reasons Why You Should Stay At Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

When it comes to Disney resorts, Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa represents some of the very best that Disney Resort hotels have to offer. From its incredible location right next to Magic Kingdom on the monorail’s Resort Loop, to its modern yet elegant details and stellar amenities, Disney’s Grand Floridian is an ideal vacation destination for families. If you’re looking to stay on-property near the Magic Kingdom resort area on your next Disney vacation, guests can choose between a handful of Disney Vacation Club resorts, but Grand Floridian stands above the rest for many reasons. Here are three reasons why you should stay at Disney’s Grand Floridian on your next Disney vacation. Let’s dive in!

Grand Floridian Is On The Monorail's Resort Loop

On The Monorail’s Resort Loop

Riding the Walt Disney World Resort loop monorail is a truly magical experience. From the moment you step inside, you are transported to a futuristic world of possibilities like nowhere else on Earth. With stops at Grand Floridian, Polynesian, the Transportation and Ticketing Center and The Contemporary Resort, riders can easily make their way around the Magic Kingdom resort area in no time.

The sleek exterior of the modern monorail is visually stunning and the spacious interiors provide plenty of room for passengers to move around comfortably. Even better, each car features large picture windows so guests can take in all the sights of the vibrant resort as they glide along high above the ground. For those looking for an unforgettable adventure, there’s nothing quite like boarding Walt Disney World’s iconic  Monorail right from the station at your resort!

On-Site Senses Spa

On-Site Senses Spa

At Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort, guests can experience a world of complete relaxation and rejuvenation at the exquisite Senses Spa. From the moment you arrive, you’ll be surrounded by luxurious amenities that are sure to pamper both your body and mind, but a visit to the Spa can take your experience of relaxation to a new height.

From body treatments and massage therapy packages that range from foot therapy treatments to an 80 minute warm stone massage, guests can have the full spa experience at Senses. Plus, the therapists are even experienced in massages for expecting mothers, so they can provide a personalized touch for every guest in any situation. Whether you’re looking for an afternoon of indulgence or an entire day of escape, the Senses spa at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort offers something special for everybody!

Victoria & Albert’s Decor

11 Different Dining Locations

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa offers a variety of dining locations for guests to enjoy. From casual eateries to award-winning restaurants, there is something for everyone here.

No matter what your culinary preference may be, Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa has something delicious waiting for you! Check out the list of great places to eat at the resort below:

  • Cítricos
    • Experience a gastronomic indulgence in a whimsical setting inspired by Mary Poppins Returns.
  • Narcoossee’s
    • Dine in a waterfront setting with freshly caught seafood and fabulous views of Seven Seas Lagoon.
  • Grand Floridian Café
    • Enjoy the airy ambiance of a Victorian manor serving up American classics in the English countryside.
  • Enchanted Rose
    • Steal away to a setting inspired by Beauty and the Beast for cocktails, exquisite appetizers and elegant fairy tale ambiance.
  • Gasparilla Island Grill
    • Enjoy a hot breakfast, flatbreads and sandwiches at this casual restaurant.
  • Beaches Pool Bar & Grill
    • Sip a refreshing signature cocktail and enjoy classic American snacks at this laid-back bar on the beach.
  • Courtyard Pool Bar
    • Park yourself poolside at this tropical oasis while enjoying signature cocktails, a salad or a selection of wraps.
  • 1900 Park Fare
    • Enchant your little ones with a tea party or buffet in a carousel-themed dining room—hosted by Disney Characters!
  • Cítricos Lounge
    • Stop by the lounge for a glass of wine or snifter of scotch before dinner at their namesake restaurant.
  • Garden View Tea Room
    • Give props to your pinky finger with dainty teacups and darling tea cozies at this traditional tea room.
  • Victoria & Albert’s
    • Savor an epicurean odyssey in a serene setting inspired by a Victorian garden.

Grand Floridian Has Something For Everyone!

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge offers something for everybody in the family. From exciting outdoor activities like swimming in the Disney Grand Floridian pools, to dining experiences like Grand Floridian Cafe or Victoria & Albert’s for those looking for an upscale signature dining experience. With its opulent and elegant decor, convenient transportation by way of the monorail to the Magic Kingdom theme park, and abundance of dining options, Disney’s Grand Floridian is a great choice for your next Disney vacation.

No matter what type of Disney vacation you are looking for, Disney’s Grand Floridian is sure to make your vacation dreams come true! So why wait? Come explore Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa on your next Disney vacation!

If you’d like to view confirmed reservations for rent at Grand Floridian, you can experience Disney’s Deluxe resorts for less, even without being a DVC member! If you’re interested in becoming a member, and joining the DVC family, you can save thousands by shopping from our current resale listings for Grand Floridian.

Are there any of your favorite parts of this resort that we missed? What are some of your favorite things to do at this resort? Let us know in the comments!

We hope you enjoyed reading about our top 3 reasons to stay at Grand Floridian, as always, stay tuned to the DVC Shop blog for all the latest developments for Disney theme parks and Disney Vacation Club resorts.

Written by

Rachel Van Norman

Contributing Writer

Rachel fell deeply in love with all things Disney as a little girl. Now as a wife and a mother herself, she shares this Disney obsession with her son and everyone around her. From her love of princesses to eating all the Disney food, Rachel spends her time radiating Disney magic and keeping everyone up to date on Disney news.

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