Disney World Resorts

Disney World Value Resorts

Disney's Art of Animation Value Resort

Disney’s Art of Animation Value Resort

Value Resorts


Disney’s Value resorts typically offer the best bang for the buck when it comes to price and guests who are only looking for a place to crash after a long day at the parks. The over-the-top décor appeals mostly to children, but also to adults who are really into the specific themes. Value resorts, while being inexpensive, still benefit from Disney quality. The rooms and grounds are consistently clean and well maintained. The newer Art of Animation resort adds well-needed two room family suites to the mix.


  • Lowest prices, ranging from $85 to $206 non-discounted
  • Art of Animation family suites $252 to $433 non-discounted
  • Exterior corridors and separate main building
  • Smallest rooms, 260 square feet /265sqft  Art of Animation
  • Family Suites 520sqft Music / 565sqft Art of Animation
  • 2 double beds or 1 king
  • Minifridge and safe, but no coffee maker or closet; limited storage space
  • Food court and pizza delivery, no table service restaurants
  • Few activities other than poolside fun and arcade
  • Large pools with few extras, such as pool slides



  • Reasonable prices
  • Consistently clean and well maintained rooms & grounds
  • Generally quiet during mid-day since they don’t attract visitors
  • Offers same on-site benefits as more expensive resorts
  • Art of Animation suites are perfect for larger families



  • Cramped for more than a 2 adults and a child
  • Lacks storage space for longer stays
  • Limited supplies at store
  • Few activities for kids
  • May encounter large tour/school groups



  • Avoid typical family mealtimes at the food court
  • Get up early to avoid packed buses
  • Book a Preferred room to be close to the main building & bus stop