It is time again to offer the readers a round-up of the discounts and special offers currently available at Walt Disney World and Disneyland. For the most part, these specials have not changed recently, but for those planning an upcoming trip, the information provided just might save you a few dollars.
Walt Disney World Special Offers
Starting off, room-only discounts of up to 35% off may be obtained at select Walt Disney World resorts for qualifying arrival dates between February 17, 2011 and April 16, 2011. In the special, those who book earlier are entitled to a larger discount. For example, qualifying reservations booked before December 31, 2010 at a Value Resort receive up to 20% off. Those booking that same reservation between January 1, 2011 and February 13, 2011 would only receive 15% off.
Moderate Resort discounts for the same time frames go from 25% down to 20%, Deluxe Resorts go from 20%-35% down to 15%-25% and Deluxe Villa Resorts go from 35% down to 30%. Under this discount, rooms can be had for as little as $104 a night for a standard room at a Value Resort from Sunday to Thursday nights February 17, February 22 – 26, 2011 and March 11 to April 16, 2011.
The Disney Dining Plan is still shown as a special offer as well for qualifying package reservations at the Walt Disney World Resort. Those who book by December 20, 2010 for many arrivals between now and September 2011 may qualify. Room and Ticket packages that qualify at a value resort will receive the Disney Quick Service Dining Plan added on for free. This entitles all in the package to two quick service meals and two snacks per night of the package. Plus each person receives one free Disney Refillable Mug.
Moderate and Deluxe packages that qualify receive the Disney Dining Plan free. Under this plan, recipients get one table service meal, one quick service meal and one snack per night of the package.
Disneyland Special Offers
Disneyland also has several special offers. The first of which is a $300 discount for 4-night room / 4-day ticket package stays at the Disneyland Resort Hotel for arrivals between now and December 16, 2010 with travel completed by December 20, 2010.
The second offer applies to all the Disneyland Resort Hotels as well as the Good Neighbor Hotels. This offer applies to 3-night, 4-day room and ticket packages that are booked by February 19, 2011 on arrivals most nights from January 4, 2011 through April 11, 2011. Those who book a qualifying package will receive a 4th night hotel stay free.
For arrivals between now and December 16, 2010, the Paradise Pier Hotel is offering up to 20% off of room rates for 2-night minimum stays. The discount goes up to 25% for the Disneyland Hotel and 30% for the Grand Californian Hotel and Spa.
Add 5% to those same discounts for rooms booked by February 19, 2011 for arrivals of arrivals from January 2 to April 13, 2011, with travel completed by April 15, 2011.
As with all of these discounts, contact Disney or your travel agent for more information.