Disney Vero Beach Resort

Upgrades Coming to Disney’s Vero Beach Resort

Disney has planned major renovations for a number of its resorts in 2016, starting with the Vero Beach Resort. The resort opened in 1995 as Disney Vacation Club’s first timeshare development outside of the Orlando area. The more than $3.8 million refurbishment is scheduled to be completed by the end of this year. [Read more…]

Answers to FAQ about Disney Timeshare and Annual Passes at the Disney Parks

Answers to FAQ about Disney Timeshare and Annual Passes at the Disney Parks

One of the many benefits of owning Disney timeshare is that as a member of the Disney Vacation Club you have select privileges that typically include discounts at the Disney theme parks, and also apply to Disney theme Walt Disney World Magic Kingdomparks other than the one at which your timeshare is located.

Vacationers sometimes assume that to enjoy the Disney resorts you are required to buy a theme park ticket. This is not true. At each of the Disney parks there are areas that are open to anyone, without the requirement that you own a Disney timeshare and without the requirement that you buy an admission ticket to the theme parks. While your options vary from park to park, areas open to the public typically include the restaurants located outside the parks but on Disney property (such as those in most of the Disney hotels); common areas of the hotels; many of the sports activities, including tennis, biking, horseback riding, and golf; certain shopping areas; the spas at most resorts; and even some of the special events.

However in general, when you are enjoying your Disney Vacation Club timeshare, your plans will also include time spent at the parks themselves. That’s why Disney includes special discounts on annual park passes for its DVC Members.

Although these privileges are subject to change, here is current information on park pass perks for Disney Timeshare owners. [Read more…]