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Grand Floridian Resort and Spa

The Grand Floridian Resort is the "Flagship" Resort of Walt Disney World, Disney's self proclaimed first class resort. It is a really good resort, but I think it is overpriced. I like some of the other Disney resorts better, namely the Beach & Yacht Clubs. The restaurants at the GF are really good. Narcoosees's is one of the Geek's favorite places to eat. It ranks right up there with the Yachtsman's Steakhouse at the Beach & Yacht Clubs. The GF is really in a good location if you like the Magic Kingdom, but getting to the rest of WDW can take some time. The other thing that struck me at the GF is many of the people staying there have attitudes… meaning they act as if they are "better than you". (Not all people, but enough to make it noticeable at times.).

The Geek's Thoughts & Suggestions

If you can make a trip out to the resort you should. The lobby and main building are incredible. Also try Narcoossee's it was really good and the view of the Seven Seas Lagoon is great.

Dining Options
  • Citricos
  • Grand FloridianCafe
  • Narcoossee's
  • Garden View Lounge
  • Gasparilla Grille and Games Mizner's Lounge
  • 1900 Park Fare
  • Victoria & Albert's
  • Summer House

Quick Facts
  • Opened June 28, 1988

  • The Villas at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa Opened - October 23, 2013
Hotel Statistics

Number of Rooms: 905
Suites: 23
Concierge: Yes
Rate Range: Delux Resort
Restaurants/Snack Bars: 6
Room Service: Yes
Lounges/Bars: 3
Pools: 1
Gym/Health Club: Yes
Kid's Programs: Yes
Baby-Sitting: Yes
Shopping: Yes
Water-Sports: Yes
Marina: Yes
Beach: Yes
Tennis: Yes
Biking: No
Reservation Number:
(407) W-DISNEY
Group Reservations:
(407) 828-3200
Meeting Facilities/Sq. Feet: 40,000



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