I have the pleasure of planning a WDW Vacation for mine and my 3 Siblings families (19 people total, ranging in age from 4 to 65). What exactly is Magical Gatherings? Toni P in Micihgan
- Asked by Toni from MI on 1/12/2008
Hi Toni,Magical Gatherings (Grand Gatherings) is a program designed especially for groups consisting of 8 or more people. There are very simple instructions available in order to book or plan a group gathering and you can also ask... read more
Why can you not find vacation packages for a family of five? Maybe I am not looking in the right places. Also if you do have 5 people would you have to book a villa, or are there some regular rooms at resorts that can sleep 5?
- Asked by Heather from WI on 1/12/2008
We are a family of five so I understand your challenge. Booking a villa is a great way to go because you gain an additional bathroom and the ability to have a napping child in a quiet, separate room. But if you would like to stay in a traditional... read more
How far in advance do we need to book the grand gathering experiences (I'm traveling with a group of 13)? We will be there the first week in April.
- Asked by Carmel from MN on 1/11/2008
It's hard to know when the Grand Gathering experiences will fill up, but I recommend calling as soon as you decide on which experience you're party would like to attend. For our Grand Gathering celebration in September we weren't able to... read more
We are a family of 5 and really want to stay at the Contemporary. We have been to Disney 2 times with the kids and really want to do it up big this year! It will cost almost 2,000 more to stay in the tower at the Contemporary. What should we do?
- Asked by sue from IL on 1/9/2008
I was in exactly the same position a year and a half ago. After looking into all the alternatives and acknowledging that we could afford it, we choose a tower room with a Magic Kingdom view. I also requested a room close to the elevator... read more
Just curious if any of you have visited the parks/resorts at the beginning of August. We have gone late August early May but just curious as to how crowed it will be. We are going Aug 5 - 12 right after value season starts with 16 people
- Asked by Corinne from MI on 1/8/2008
Traditionally, June through the third week in August the parks are most crowded. Most schools here in Georgia are back to school, but many across the country are still on summer break. If schools out, a lot of people flock to... read more