This week Disney Vacation Club celebrated the opening of 200 new resort studios at The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa with a special dedication ceremony. The ceremony was inspired by the tea party from Alice in Wonderland.
Bill Diercksen, senior vice president and general manager of Disney Vacation Club was on hand for the event. He shared some dedication remarks and also encouraged guests to explore the new resort studios.
“Celebrated for its Victorian architecture and elegance, The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa is one of our ‘grandest’ Disney Vacation Club resorts,” said Diercksen. In addition to the expansion, Diercksen also shared that new enhancements have been made to existing villas.
As the dedication “tea party” began to wrap up, Alice, Mad Hatter, and the White Rabbit helped lead the way to the magical key that revealed the first look at these new resort studios.
There are quite a few different options for Disney Vacation Members looking to stay at The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. There are the following options for families staying at the resort studios:
- The new resort studio features two queen-size beds and a daybed, welcoming up to five guests.
- Deluxe studios feature a kitchenette and sleep up to five guests.
- One- and two-bedroom villas include kitchens and large living areas featuring the comforts of home.
- Three-bedroom grand villas sleep up to 12 guests.
The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa have a touch of Victorian charm and splendor. They are also very accessible to the different Walt Disney World Resort parks with different modes of transportation. This includes the monorail, water taxi services, buses, or Minnie Vans.
What do you think about these new resort studios? What do you think of the opening dedication ceremony? Share your thoughts and opinions in the comments below!