Animal Kingdom Lodge

Gaze out upon scenic vistas of the African savanna from the comfort and luxury of a world-class deluxe resort at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. Over 30 exotic animal species including zebras, giraffes, gazelles, and kudu roam the 43-acre wildlife preserve, immersing guests in the safari experience. The Uzima Pool serves as a refreshing oasis with a 67-foot water slide for escaping from the heat, and the award-winning dining at the resort’s uniquely themed restaurants is sure to satiate your appetite and your sense of adventure.

Animal Kingdom studio bathroom
Animal Kingdom Lodge Studio Villa
Savannah View from Animal Kingdom Lodge
Animal Kingdom Savannah Wildlife
Animal Kingdom Lodge Resort pool
Animal Kingdom bedroom

Need to Know

On Sunday and Thursday mornings Animal Kingdom Lodge hosts the Sunrise Safari Breakfast Adventure starting at 7:30 a.m. The expedition is a 45-minute ride along the Kilimanjaro Safari path in Animal Kingdom, followed by a breakfast buffet. Cost: Adults $75; children $40

For about $190 per person, guests over the age of 8 can experience the 1.5 hour Wanyama Safari which features more extensive discussions about Animal Kingdom’s wildlife and architecture. The Safari concludes with a meal at the African-themed Jiko restaurant.

Don’t forget to bring binoculars for a closer look at the exotic wildlife! If you’re taking pictures, you’ll want a camera with telephoto capabilities.

DVC Villas

Studio – Sleeps 4, queen size bed and full size sofa bed. Flat panel TV and DVD. Wet bar, small refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker, private balcony

One Bedroom Villa – sleeps 4, Master Bedroom includes a king size bed, a flat panel TV, and a master bathroom with whirlpool tub. There is a queen size sofa bed in living room. There is also a flat panel TV and DVD player in living room. These units include a full kitchen, laundry area, and a private balcony.

Two-bedroom Villa – Sleeps 9, Master bedroom suite with king size bed and a flat panel tv, plus all of the amenities of the one bedroom villas.

Grand Villa – The ultimate like-home accommodation, sleeps 12 and features a view of the Savannah. Includes all of the amenities of the two bedroom villas but with significantly more living space.



  • Air Conditioning
  • Auto Rental
  • Child Care
  • Children’s Pool
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Game Room
  • Grocery Store
  • Hairdressers
  • Handicapped Units
  • Health Club
  • Housekeeping

  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Live Entertainment
  • Medical Facility
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping
  • Snack Bar
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Washer Dryer
  • Whirlpool Hot Tub


Guests at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge enjoy exclusive benefits that simplify travel and enhance the vacation experience.

  1. FREE transportation from the Orlando airport to the resort where you’ll find all your luggage waiting for you.
  2. Complimentary transportation from the resort to any of the Disney properties.
  3. Each day one of the Disney theme parks opens an hour early or stays open up to 3 hours after regular park closing for the exclusive pleasure of Disney resort guests.

What People Are Saying

“Stayed here for 8 days in a Savannah room – it was breath taking waking up and seeing the animals – giraffe, zebra, antelope to name but a few and watching the sun go down on the balcony was bliss at the end of the day. Very well themed and authentic.”

– posted on TripAdvisor

Point Chart

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Animal Kingdom point chart