Resort facilities

Walt Disney World will close some resorts and facilities as Hurricane Ian approaches

Walt Disney World continues to monitor Hurricane Ian with the assistance of the National Weather Service and has made the decision to close certain Walt Disney World Resort hotels and facilities before the strom arrives in the area.

What is happening:

  • With Hurricane Ian approaching the state of Florida, Walt Disney World is closely monitoring the situation with the National Weather Service. Walt Disney World Resort reminded guests that they are currently operating under normal conditions as they prepare to make necessary adjustments based on the latest information from the National Weather Service.
  • However, with the safety of our cast members and guests in mind, Walt Disney World has also revealed that parts of the resort will be closed when Hurricane Ian passes near the Orlando area.
  • The following Walt Disney World Resort hotels will be temporarily closed from Wednesday, September 28 through Friday, September 30 due to weather conditions:
    • Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground
    • Copper Creek Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
    • Treehouse Villas at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
    • Bungalows at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort
    • Customers with current and upcoming reservations are currently being contacted by Disney.
  • The other areas of Walt Disney World will be closed on Wednesday, September 28 and Thursday, September 29:
  • Effective immediately, Walt Disney World will waive cancellation policies until further notice for dining and other experiences like Savi’s Workshop and Shop Bibbidi Bobbidi.
  • Walt Disney World will continue to monitor weather conditions and will communicate any changes to park hours or special events in the future.
  • The most up-to-date information on temporary closures and their impacts will be available through the My Disney Experience app or DisneyWorld.com/Weather.
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