Exterior, Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort

Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort

5 star hotel

deluxe villas

Magic Kingdom Area

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Walt Disney World Updates - Know Before You Go

Staying onsite at a Disney Resort Hotel is the ONLY way you can access the Disney Park Reservation System without the need to pay for your Disney Tickets in full - Secure your dream Disney holiday today with just a £100 deposit and start booking your Disney Park Days straight away!

  • To enter a Disney Park, both a valid Disney Ticket AND a date-specific theme park reservation are now required
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Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort is a Disney Deluxe Villa Resort that has been designed to complement the fabled styling of the classic Disney's Contemporary Resort building, boasting some of the most dramatic views available anywhere at Walt Disney World Resort. Bay Lake Tower balances a modern and luxurious experience with warm and innovative features. Enjoy views that include old-growth cypress trees, the lush landscape near Bay Lake, the courtyard, pool or Magic Kingdom Theme Park. 

  • Magic Touches

    Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort has an impressive pool complete with a unique 148-foot-long water slide wrapped in an intriguing glass block. Restaurants, a health club, tennis courts and other recreational facilities are shared with Disney's Contemporary Resort.

  • Dining

    Chef Mickey’s is the perfect place to dine alongside your favourite Disney characters. The breakfast menu includes fresh fruit, bagels and Mickey-shaped waffles, while dinner is a mouth-watering all-you-can-eat buffet. You can enjoy delicious flatbreads, pasta dishes and juicy burgers at the Contempo Café too.

  • Room Upgrade

    • Deluxe Studio - Lake View 
    • 1 Bedroom Villa - Standard View 
    • 1 Bedroom Villa - Lake View
    • 2 Bedroom Villa - Lake View
    • 2 Bedroom Villa - Standard View
  • Location

    Disney’s Contemporary Resort is located in the Magic Kingdom Resort area. Magic Kingdom Park is the closest Walt Disney World Theme Park to this hotel and guests can use the regular monorail service to get them to Magic Kingdom in just 10 minutes.

  • Leisure Facilities

    • Two pools, one with a slide , whirlpools and interactive water features
    • Fitness centre
    • Beach for sunbathing
    • Fishing
    • Motorised boat rental
    • Tennis, basketball and volleyball courts
    • Disney movies under the stars
    • Jogging trails
    • The Game Station
    • Contemporary campfire
    • Electrical Water Pageant - a delightful nighttime water parade
    • Community Hall
    • Cabana rentals 

Why we love it

It is home to the award-winning California Grill which not only offers you a divine menu but also a stunning seat at the best fireworks dining experience within Walt Disney World. This hotel's views are amazing; you can even mingle with Mickey Mouse and friends if you stop by Chef Mickey’s for breakfast!

Hotel Facilities

  • ATM
  • Babysitting Service (additional charges apply)
  • Bar
  • Basketball Court
  • Business Center
  • Character Dining
  • Concierge Services
  • Feature Pool
  • Fitness Centre
  • Free Park Shuttle
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Hair Salon
  • Jogging Trail
  • Laundry facilities
  • Pool with Slide
  • Quick-Service Dining
  • Restaurants
  • Signature Dining
  • Tennis Court
  • Wheelchair Access


  • Chef Mickey’s

    Chef Mickey’s

    Prepare for an all-you-care-to-enjoy breakfast or dinner feast at Disney’s Contemporary Resort.

  • Contempo Café

    Contempo Café

    Discover a satisfying selection of bites and beverages for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

  • Cove Pool Bar

    Cove Pool Bar

    Specialty cocktails, beer, wine, wraps and salads are all available at this private poolside bar for both Guests of Bay Lake Tower and Disney Vacation Club members. 


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