New Discounts for Spring and Summer of 2017 Released at Disney World

Disney has released their newest discount offer and it runs from February 20, 2017 all the way through August 24, 2017. The first offer, “Soak Up the Fun & Sun”, will give guests up to a 25% room discount on their Disney World Resort hotel. Also with this offer you can get one free extra day of park tickets if you are booking at least a 4 day Magic Your Way theme park ticket. This deal runs from February 20 through June 10.

The second offer, “Savor a Free Meal”, offers guests one free quick service meal per person, per day of any trip of 5 nights or longer. This deal runs from May 30 to August 24.

If you are interested in booking contact our friends at Big Dreams Travel for a free no obligation quote. Remember using a travel agent’s services will never cost you anything and they will be there to help you from start to finish in planning every aspect of your dream vacation.

Disney News & Listener Questions from 11/6/2016 – Episode 14

cropped-NEW-Icon-Edit-A.jpgIn this week’s episode, for November 6, 2016, Jon and Lysa will be discussing news and current events at Disney Destinations around the world as well as taking your listener questions on Disney travel.

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New Discounts for Early 2017 Released at Disney World

Contemporary from Boat DockDisney World has released another round of discounts this time for early 2017. There is both a room only discount for up to 25% off as well as a Play, Stay, & Dine discount where guests can save $500. Be sure and contact your travel agent to get this offer applied if you have a vacation booked during this time frame, or if you are looking at a trip during this time contact our friends at Big Dreams Travel, they’ll help you plan a trip where they do all of the work, and you get to have all of the fun!

Play, Stay, & Dine Discount
The newest dining inclusive discount released allows guests to save $500 on their Disney World vacation package. The amount of discount can vary widely and the $500 savings is based on a 5 day/6 night vacation package for a family of four. The discount can be applied most nights from January 1 through March 7, 2017. Guests must  book this discount before December 21, 2016. There are a few resort exclusions for this offer including the Campsites, all 3-bedroom villas, The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Bungalows at Disney’s Polynesian Villas and Bungalows, Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Disney’s Art of Animation Resort – The Little Mermaid Standard Rooms, Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort, and Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter.

25% Off Room Discount Offer
The room discount offer is good for up to 25% off rooms at most Disney resorts. All bookings for this offer must be made by December 21, 2016 and are good for stays most nights from December 15-23, 2016 and January 1 through April 8, 2017. There are a few resort exclusions for this offer including the Campsites, all 3-bedroom villas, The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Bungalows at Disney’s Polynesian Villas and Bungalows, Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort, and Disney’s Art of Animation Resort – The Little Mermaid Standard Rooms. Also, excluded from December 15-23 only is Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter.

Holiday Season Room Discount Released for Disney World

Contemporary from Boat DockDisney World has released a new room discount off for up to 20% off when booking a room only reservation at most resort hotels. Keep in mind these discounts must be booked by October 8, 2016. We always recommend using an authorized Disney vacation planner like our friends at Big Dreams Travel. Contact them today for a free no-obligation quote. There help costs you nothing.

The following discount levels are valid for stays from 11/6/2016 through 11/10/2016, 11/13/2016 through 11/22/2016, and 11/26/2016 through 12/23/2016. The available discount levels are as follows:

  • 20% off at Animal Kingdom Villas – Jambo & Kidani, BoardWalk Villas, Old Key West, Saratoga Springs, and The Villas at Wilderness Lodge.
  • 15% off at Fort Wilderness Resort – Cabins Only, Caribbean Beach, Coronado Springs, and Port Orleans-Riverside.
  • 10% off at Beach Club Villas, Polynesian Villas & Bungalows – Studios Only, All-Star Movies, All-Star Music, All-Star Sports, Art of Animation – Family Suites Only, and Pop Century.

The following discount levels are valid for stays from 11/6/2016 through 11/10/2016 and 11/26/2016 through 12/23/2016. The available discount levels are as follows:

  • 10% off at Animal Kingdom Lodge – Standard/Pool View Only, BoardWalk Inn, Grand Floridian, Wilderness Lodge, and Yacht Club.

New Late Summer Discount Offer at Disneyland

July Offer DisneylandDisneyland has announced a new late summer offer that is available for booking until September 15, 2016 and is good for stays from August 14 until September 29 of 2016. The discount includes 25% off of premium rooms at Disney’s Grand Californian Resort and the Disneyland Hotel on Sunday-Thursday nights and 10% off of rooms at Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel. Contact our friends at Big Dreams Travel and they can help you plan a fantastic Southern California vacation!

Disneyland Offers Room Discount to Disney Visa Cardholders

In a new offer just released Disney Visa Cardholders can earn 20% off standards rooms and 25% off premium rooms at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel or the Disneyland Hotel. In addition they will be able to save 10% at Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel. This offer is goon Sunday through Thursday nights from August 14 to September 29 and must be booked by September 15. To take advantage of this offer a guests Disney Visa card must be used to pay the deposit. If you have a Disney Visa and would like to take advantage of this offer our friends at Big Dreams Travel would love to help you plan your trip and get this discount applied.

2017 Disney World Packages Available on June 21

Disney has announced that on June 21, 2016 guests will be able to begin booking Disney World vacation packages for 2017. These packages will be valid for arrivals starting on January 1, 2017. There is one restriction that bookings cannot be made more than 499 days in advance. Contact our friends at Big Dreams Travel if you would like a package booked and they would love to take care of your reservation the day booking begins. Also, Big Dreams Travel is running a special June promotion that any new vacation packages come with a Disney gift card ranging from $25 to $100 depending on the value of the package that is booked.

Disney Offers Free “Meal” Plan This Summer

Cinderella CastleToday Disney World released a new and unique discount type for guests who may be traveling this summer. This discount includes a Free Quick Service Meal per person, per night of their resort stay in a Disney Value Resort. The package must be at least 5 days/4 nights for the free meal to be added. The booking window for this discount is fairly slim from January 19 to February 29. There are two travel date ranges included, May 29 – June 30 and July 5 – August 13. As always we recommend visiting with one of the travel agents at Big Dreams Travel to help you with this trip as they can make sure you are getting the best deal available. Sometimes a room discount may be a better value than this “Free Meal” package.

Disney World Releases Spring Room Discounts

Cinderella CastleToday Disney World released a large round of room discounts that stretch all the way through the spring and into the summer. The discount runs from 15% at value resorts all the way up to a 30% discount at deluxe and deluxe villa resorts. This discount is actually one of the more complicated ones Disney has put out in recent years and as always we recommend you using an Authorized Disney Vacation Planner, like our sponsor Big Dreams Travel, to help get the best deal possible. Remember, using a travel agent is a free service to you, why not have someone helping you plan who has your best interests at heart. Disney has also released these discounts based on two different booking windows and the discount is greater is booking during the earlier window.

Discount Period 1
Booking Window: December 28, 2015 to February 28, 2016
Travel Window: February 22, 2016 to June 11, 2016

Discount Period 2
Booking Window: February 29, 2016 to March 31, 2016
Travel Window: April 14, 2016 to June 11, 2016

In addition to the room discount you will also receive 1 more ticket day for free when you have booked at least a 4 Day Magic Your Way Ticket. Again, if you have any questions or need any help visit our friends at Big Dreams Travel, they are experts in Disney vacations and in getting you the best deal possible.

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