This African lodge styled resort boasts kitchens and multi bedroom units. It features over 30 species of wildlife that roam free in a 21-acre preserve. You will love the lush, tropical savanna landscape. Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas offers you the unique chance to see exotic animals in their natural habitat from special viewing areas throughout the resort and from the balconies of select suites.
The Villas are located at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge, which also includes Jambo House. The lobby and the Villas of Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas 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 jewelry. Its like a "necklace" with Villas forming the beads, lush walkways creating the "knots" and the main lobby building as the jewel at its center.
Inside, the resort features African architecture and decor. From hand carved columns to intricate patterns that adorn the golden tone furnishings. Tall floor lamps allude to tall, swaying trees, and ornate hanging fixtures appear to overflow with colorful flora and fauna. Thatched, woven ceilings, African artifacts and an arching window in the main lobby surround you in the inimitable spirit of Africa.
Just outside the main building, sprawling wetlands border a picturesque landscape where thousands of African shrubs and grasses paint a picture of the unspoiled grasslands of the Serengeti. Dining and recreational options abound at the Villas. Savor authentic African cuisine at 2 award-winning restaurants, Jiko, The Cooking Place and Boma, Flavors of Africa.
Enjoy unique animal-themed programs for the whole family and relax in Samawati Springs, a 4,700-square-foot, zero-depth entry pool with a 128-foot long slide. Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas has been designated by the Florida Green Lodging Program. It is recognized the resort's eco-friendly practices. Exciting animal encounters are available. Kidani Village, the Sunset Savanna and the new Pembe Savanna offer glimpses of exotic animals in a traditional setting. Open 24 hours a day, each savanna features a unique look and feel, and is home to different varieties of African animals.
For a truly unforgettable experience, make reservations for the Wanyama Safari. Enjoy up close encounters with the resort's wildlife, followed by a delectable South African feast at Jiko, The Cooking Place.
Activities for Children In addition to animal themed activities and Samawati Springs pool and slide. There is a 24-hour, high-tech game room. Uwanja Camp is an animal observation themed water playground that includes 3 interactive areas for kids of all ages. At Community Hall, ping-pong, foosball and video games are available as well as ongoing activities such as arts and crafts, and equipment for basketball, tennis and shuffleboard.
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Check-in Time: 4:00 P.M.