Disney Character Dining Experiences

What To Expect From Character Dining During Covid

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Character dining in Disney World has always been a highlight of the parks and guests may be wondering what to expect from the experience during covid. We have gathered all the information on what guests can expect from character dining while covid restrictions are in place. We’ll cover the new dining guidelines, and which dining […]

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The Mara Restaurant at Disney's Animal Kingdom

The Mara Extends Hours in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

A favorite restaurant, The Mara, has extended hours in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. The Mara was originally reopened on a temporary basis last year that has been extended into a permanent opening.  When it originally reopened during the holidays last year, it offered to-go breakfast options. Now with its extended hours, The Mara will also […]

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Mears Transportation To Replace Magical Express In 2022

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Mears Transportation has committed to replace the Magical Express in 2022. The new service, being called “Mears Connect”, will offer transportation and other amenities to future guests of the Florida theme parks.  Disney’s Magical Express provides guests with complimentary transportation from the Orlando airport to Disney Vacation Club resorts and theme parks. When it was […]

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Disney’s Aulani Resort and Spa Brings Back Character Dining

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Disney’s Aulani Resort and Spa will be bringing back character dining! Guests visiting this Disney property will soon be able to enjoy seeing the characters while having a delicious breakfast at Makahiki Restaurant. The Makahiki Restaurant is scheduled to reopen Friday, May 7th. Guests can begin making reservations for this character dining experience on April […]

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Where Does Disney Get Inventory For Cash Rentals?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

You may have noticed online that anyone, even non-DVC members, can book a villa at DVC resorts using cash. You may ask yourself, where does Disney get the vacation time that is used for cash rentals? There are three sources to consider when looking into the vacation time that is used to fulfill these cash […]

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Grand Californian Scheduled To Reopen on May 2nd

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

It has just been announced that Disney’s Grand Californian is to reopen in May. This spectacular property has been closed since last year but now has its official reopening date of May 2, 2021. The Villas at Disney’s Grand Californian will follow suit with Disney’s phased reopening meaning that the Disney Vacation Club section will […]

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Saratoga Springs 1 Bedroom Video Tour Featuring Bee Thaxton

Saratoga Springs 1 Bedroom (Renovated) Video Tour Featuring Bee Thaxton

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Follow along as Bee Thaxton, broker for DVC Shop, takes you on a tour of a newly renovated 1 Bedroom Villa at Disney’s Saratoga Springs. Get a feel for what it’s like to buy a Disney Vacation Club (DVC) membership with a home resort at Saratoga Springs. We hope we’ve inspired you to learn more […]

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Monorail Tales Podcast: Disney’s Old Key West w/ Bee Thaxton

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Join Monorail Tales as Ric talks with Bee Thaxton of DVCShop.com as she shares interesting facts and information on Disney’s Old Key West near Walt Disney World!

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Rent points to stay at DVC Beach Club Villas

How Do DVC Rentals Work?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

If you’ve been thinking about a trip to Disney World, you may be interested in how DVC Rentals work. Disney Vacation Club isn’t only accessible to members of the program. In fact, anyone can enjoy the beautiful resorts and impeccable service that DVC offers by renting DVC points. As a non member of DVC you […]

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DVC Villa Room Size Comparison Charts

DVC Room Size Comparison Charts | Which DVC Resort Has The Most Spacious Villas?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

If planning a Disney vacation is on the horizon for you, knowing the size of the room you wish you book, and how many people can comfortably sleep in the room you select could be a key deciding factor. We’ve compiled multiple charts below to help you compare and contrast the sizes of each unit […]

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