If staying off property, how do you get to the character dinners (Play and Dine, Chef Mickey, and 1900 Park Fare)? We will have a car. Do we drive/park at a particular park and use DW transportation? Is there someway to drive directly to the resorts?
- Asked by Katie from MD on 1/28/2008
Yes, to all of the above. We have driven to the Resorts and well, got lost...its very confusing, and it takes one misread sign, and you're heading into a loop somewhere. We found it was more stressful, my backseat driving, and watching... read more
We will be staying at the Port Orleans Riverside resort and have reservations for Cinderella's Royal Table at 9 AM. Is the bus the best way to get to the MK and how early should we leave?
- Asked by Carolyn from NY on 1/27/2008
Hi, the buses generally start running at 7:00 a.m., You will want to arrive at the park probably by 8:45 if the park doesn't open until 9:00 a.m. If the park has early magic hours, its not as a big deal. If you arrive at park opening... read more
Hi There! We reserved a late dinner in Cinderella's Castle on July 4th. Would we be able to see the Independence Day fireworks from inside the castle during dinner?
- Asked by Jen from NS on 1/27/2008
Hi there Jen,I also reserved a late dinner reservation in August when I was there with my daughter and my mom with that same thought you are also having. I can tell you that the restaurant only has a select few window tables (which you cannot... read more
I am visiting Disney World in July 2008 and will be staying in the Swan. What character meal do you recommend for two boys', ages 8 & 6 and at what park? Also which meal would be the best to do the character meal, breakfast or dinner?
Hi Lisa,Seeing as the Walt Disney World Swan and its sister hotel, the Walt Disney World Dolphin are in the Epcot area and feature the benefits of being close to Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios (via the friendship launch transportation... read more
Our daughter wants to eat at the castle. I have heard mixed this about this can you tell me if it is worth the money or not? And what characters are there for breakfast, lunch & dinner? We have done several character meals before but never the castle
- Asked by Kristi from TN on 1/26/2008
Kristi, I have to confess that the inner princess in me found eating at the castle a truly magical experience, so I thought it was worth the splurge. While the characters vary, breakfast and lunch often have a handful of princesses. At dinner,... read more