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Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside

Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside

4 star hotel


8150 Reviews

Disney Springs Area


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Southern mansions and bayou accommodations line the Sassagoula River at Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside Resort. Delight in a picturesque setting that evokes the romance of rural Louisiana of the late 1800’s. This charming Southern-style resort is well positioned just a stone’s throw from Disney Springs and Epcot and on days off from the parks, there are seven swimming pools to enjoy, as well as bicycle and boat rentals. The 1.6km jogging trail along the Sassagoula River provides a great opportunity for a stroll with the family. Along with its sister property, the Disney’s Port Orleans Resort French Quarter, Disney's Port Orleans Resort offers great value for money for a fabulous Disney holiday.

  • Magic Touches

    Take advantage of the unlimited complimentary transportation to the Walt Disney World Resort Theme Parks either via road or water. When away from the magical parks, take time to cycle around the resort, take a boat journey or better still relax on a horse-drawn carriage!

  • Dining

    Enjoy Southern-style cuisine at Boatwrights, the resorts full-service restaurant which is modelled after a boat-making warehouse or sip a late drink in the River Roost Lounge, an old farming exchange where southern gentleman would meet to discuss their deals on harvest wares.

  • Room Upgrade

    • Garden or Pool View
    • Preferred Room (Standard Room, but closer to all the resort amenities)
    • Royal Guest Room – Standard, Garden, River or Pool View
  • Location

    Disney’s Port Orleans Resorts is located in the Disney Springs Resort area. Epcot is the closest Walt Disney World Theme Park to this hotel and guests will have regular bus transport which runs approximately every 15 minutes.

  • Parking Charges

    Please note that as of 1st Jan 2020 nightly parking charges of $20 plus tax will apply - (payable locally & subject to change)

  • Leisure Facilities

    • Two themed heated pools complete with water slides
    • Plus an additional 5 pools at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort, Riverside
    • Children’s wet play area and whirlpool spas, fishing, playgrounds, bike rental and campfires
    • Disney Movies Under the Stars
  • Accessibility

    Wheelchair accessible are rooms available on request. Please note that these rooms are subject to availability and may be restricted to specific room categories and bedding arrangements. Rooms and facilities vary between hotels so please check at the time of booking.
  • Resort Address

    1251 Riverside Drive

    Lake Buena Vista




Why we love it

The theming is grand and classical, yet still very Disney at the same time. Aside from all the wonderful dining and leisure experiences that this Moderate Hotel offers, one of our absolute favourite things has to be the decor of the rooms. The very special Disney princess themed Royal Guest Rooms really add a little extra magic to your holiday.

Please Note: This resort in selected room categories can only accommodate a 5th person in the room if a child aged between 3-9yrs is on the reservation. Rooms cannot accommodate 5 adults.
Please note that as of 1st Jan 2020 nightly parking charges of $20 plus tax will apply - (payable locally & subject to change)

Hotel Facilities

  • Babysitting Service
  • Bar
  • Children’s Playground
  • Concierge Services
  • Feature Pool
  • Free Transportation to Theme Parks
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Games Room
  • Pool with Slide
  • Quick-Service Dining
  • Restaurants
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table-service Dining
  • Wheelchair Access

Our top tips

You might be lucky enough to see Disney characters in the water – You could see Goofy in his costume.

Disneys Blizzard Beach Water Park


  • Boatwright’s Dining Hall

    Boatwright’s Dining Hall

    A Giant boat hangs overhead in this restored warehouse once used for building ships. The casual dine restaurant overlooks the Sassagoula River and serves breakfast and dinner. Menu items include hearty breakfasts, steaks, prime rib, seafood dishes with delicious cajun flavours, Southern specialties plus there is a full-service bar. Reservations are highly recommended and can be made 180 days prior to your stay.

  • Muddy Rivers Pool Bar

    Muddy Rivers Pool Bar

    Located next to the pool on Ol' Man Island, Muddy Rivers is the perfect place to relax. Sit back and enjoy the tranquil settings with one of the pool bar speciality cocktails, while the little ones have fun in the pool.

  • Pizza Delivery Service

    Pizza Delivery Service

    Perfect for that relaxed night in. Pizza, wings and more are available direct to your room during evening hours.

  • River Roost

    River Roost

    River Roost is a typically old-fashioned southern style lounge that offers live entertainment by the ever popular Yehaa Bob. Light snacks and other refreshments are also served. Open daily from late afternoon to midnight.

  • Riverside Mill Food Court

    Riverside Mill Food Court

    A working cotton press operated by a water wheel acts as the centrepiece of this food court. Several different stands serve many tastes from New Orleans including burgers, sandwiches, pasta, chicken dishes, salads, and more. There is also a country market loaded with pre-packaged items. Beer and wine are available. The food court is open from early morning to midnight and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.




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