Reading one of your answers sparked a question about the tips with parties of 6. Going w/ my family of 4 and my parents will be there and eating some meals with us. 2 seperate dining plans but one reservation (or table for 6) how will the tips work?
- Asked by jill from IL on 6/9/2008
Hi Jill,I just reconfirmed my information with a cast member from Disney Dining Reservations and she did confirm that 18% gratuity is automatically applied to your bill with dining parties of 6 or more guests. On to your scenario (which is a... read more
Two small family groups will be visiting WDW in Sept 08, both of us having separate reservations with Disney Dining Plans. When we all eat together will it cause confusion to use two dining plans (2 adults on one and 3 adults on the other) to pay the bill?
- Asked by Debra from MA on 6/2/2008
My family did a Grand Gathering at WDW last September during the free dining promotion. There were a total of ten of us, split between two rooms. We dined together at almost all of our meals and each time we needed to split the dining... read more
We're from the Netherlands, and we're visisting WDW in august 2008, with a party of 8. We have a disney dining plan for 7 days (4 adults, 4 children age 5 to 7). We want to make a few reservations for dining; is this possible from outside the USA?
- Asked by Sandra from Zuid-Holland on 6/8/2008
You should definitely make some reservations for meals at Disney World. You will find that you have many more dining choices if you reserve now than if you wait until to arrive in Florida. Particularly if you'd like to have any character dining... read more
Is there a limited number of free dining plans offered for the value resorts during the special offer in August/September? I noticed if you try to book a value resort with free dining you cannot but if you don't use the free dining you can book it.
- Asked by William from OH on 6/8/2008
Hi William,Yes, they do only allot a certain amount of rooms to be sold at each of the Walt Disney World Resorts with these "special" promotions. Even though you can book up until June 22nd, it really is based on availability and I have always... read more
We are planning a trip end of Jan 2009. 180 days for reservations puts us at the end of July. There is a chance that the calendar for January might not be out, plus that we will not have our package booked. How can I book ADR without a reservation number
- Asked by Donna from SK on 6/7/2008
Traditionally the park calendars have been available six months in advance at the beginning of the month, giving you time to coordinate with the park calendar before you make you advance dining reservations. There was an issue with the calendar for... read more