Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge - Kidani Villas

Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge - Kidani Villas

5 star hotel

deluxe villas

Disney's Animal Kingdom Area

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Overview

Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas, Kidani Village is an African lodge-style resort boasting accommodation which offers self-catering facilities such as kitchenettes/kitchens. The Kidani Villas are located at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge. Featuring over 30 species of wildlife that roam free amidst a 21-acre wildlife preserve that includes lush, tropical savannas, Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Kidani Village offers you the unique opportunity to observe exotic animals in their natural habitat from special viewing areas throughout the Resort – and from the balconies of select Guest rooms.

  • Magic Touches

    The lobby and the Villas of Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Kidani Village extend out and take the curlicue shape of a water buffalo's horns. This string of buildings can also be viewed as a piece of native African jewellery, a 'necklace' with Villas forming the beads, garden-like walkways creating the "knots" in between and the main lobby building as the ornament or jewel at its centre.

  • Dining

    Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge - Kidani Villas gives guests the opportunity to try authentic African cuisine, with dishes like grilled seafood and roasted meats inspired by the flavours of over 50 African countries. There’s also American classics like burgers and pizza. 

  • Room Upgrade

    • Kidani Studio with Savanna View
    • One-Bedroom Villa with Savanna View
    • Two-Bedroom Villa with Savanna View
  • Location

    Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge is located in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Resort area. Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park is the closest Walt Disney World Park to this hotel and guests can access the bus transportation system which runs approximately every 15 minutes.

  • Parking Charges

    Complimentary self-parking is available at this hotel.

  • Leisure Facilities

    • Two heated pools with slides, children’s pool and an interactive water feature
    • Health club, savannah viewings, jumbo campfires and animal programmes
    • Disney movies under the stars
  • Resort Address

    3701 Osceola Pkwy

    Lake Buena Vista

    Orlando

    32830

Why we love it

Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Kidani Village has been approved by the Florida Green Lodging Program, recognising the resort's environmentally responsible practices. The Savannah rooms which overlook the plain allow you to view many different species of animals going about their daily business.

 

 

Hotel Facilities

  • Babysitting Service (additional charges apply)
  • Bar
  • Concierge Services
  • Feature Pool
  • Fitness Centre
  • Free Park Shuttle
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Games Room (additional charges apply)
  • Hair Salon
  • Health Club
  • Laundry facilities
  • Pool with Slide
  • Quick-Service Dining
  • Restaurants
  • Signature Dining
  • Spa & Salon
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table-service Dining
  • Tennis Court
  • Valet Parking
  • Wheelchair Access

Our top tips

If you’re staying at a Disney Resort Hotel, use Extra Magic Hours – these give you the opportunity to escape the crowds and visit the parks outside of regular opening hours at no extra charge.

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Dining

  • Sanaa Lounge

    Sanaa

    Experience the art of African cooking with Indian flavors, as exotic animals roam the Sunset Savanna before you.

     

  • Sana

    Sanaa Lounge

    Savor unique African wines and specialty drinks at this inviting lounge inspired by the spice markets of Africa. Snack on an Indian-influenced appetizer with your cocktail, and then venture outside to see exotic animals roam the savanna.

  • Maji Pool Bar

    Maji Pool Bar

    Swahili for “water,” Maji also offers other liquids you can imbibe—including cocktails, wine and draft beer for Guests 21 years of age and older—along with sandwiches, salads and select snacks.

  • Jiko

    Jiko - The Cooking Place

    African Cuisine

    Discover a delicious blend of traditional African, Indian and Mediterranean cuisine. Steak, chicken, seafood and plant-based dishes are infused with a uniquely bold blend of tantalizing flavors and fragrant spices.

    Changing seasonally, the menu may include flavor bursting appetizers like imaginative brick oven-fired flatbreads and mouth-watering entrées such as oak-grilled filet mignon.

  • Cape Town Lounge and Wine Bar

    Cape Town Lounge and Wine Bar

    Sample South African wines at this intimate watering hole near Jiko – The Cooking Place. Enjoy an appetizer and wine pairing prior to your meal at Jiko. A full bar is also available.

  • Boma - Flavours of Africa

    Boma - Flavours of Africa

    Family-Friendly Buffets

    Under thatched roofs, savor vibrant flavors from over 50 African countries—along with favorite American classics. Greet your day with a cup of full-bodied Kenyan AA coffee, tropical juice and a bountiful breakfast buffet. Selections may include made-to-order omelets, French toast bread pudding, pastries, carved ham, fresh fruit and turkey bobotie—a type of South African quiche.

    At dinner, watch chefs prepare Oak roasted meats, vegetarian specialties, coastal seafood dishes, fresh salads and house-baked pastries in the onstage kitchen. Guests 21 years of age and up delight in unique South African wines—many of which are available by the glass.

    Advance reservations are highly recommended.

  • Mara

    The Mara

    Named for a river flowing through Kenya and Tanzania, this savanna-like space serves classic entrees and grab n' go favorites.

  • Victoria

    Victoria Falls Lounge

    Sample suds from South Africa before or after dinner inside this intimate bar overlooking Boma restaurant. A host of South African wines are also featured, all of which can be enjoyed in the flickering ambience of the fire pit outside.

  • Uzima

    Uzima Springs

    Invigorate your senses at this “spring of life” with cocktails, frozen drinks and more! Sip on a glass of sangria beneath the thatched hut or pop the top off a bottle of African beer.

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