Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of February 17, 2016

Magic Kingdom® Park
Mad Tea Party
Jungle Cruise


The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available on their day of travel, as alternative transportation options will be available.

Feb. 22 – 26, 2016
Mar. 1 – 3, 2016

Now – April 2016


Circle of Life

Jan. 4, 2016 – Summer 2016

Feb. 7 – Apr. 2, 2016

Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Pizza Planet
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Movie Set Adventure – Closing Permanently
Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show – Closing Permanently
Jan. 19 – Late 2016
Apr. 3, 2016
Apr. 3, 2016
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park
Kali River Rapids
Flights of Wonder
Warung Outpost
Jan. 4 – Mar. 17, 2016
Jan. 25 – Mar. 17, 2016
Jan. 25 – Mar. 17, 2016
Feb. 22 – Mar. 17, 2016
Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
Annual Refurbishment Jan. 4 – Mar. 19, 2016
Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort
Bay Cove Pool

Soft Goods Refurbishment

Feb. 1 – Mar. 18, 2016

Apr. 2 – Oct. 14, 2016

Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort
Duck Pond Pool Feb. 22 – 24, 2016
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge
Concierge Lounge –
Closed for refurbishment. An alternative lounge location will be available during this time.
May 7 – 22, 2016
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Jambo House
Jambo House Soft Goods Rehab Jan. 1 – May 20, 2016
Disney’s Art of Animation Resort
Schoolyard Sprayground Jan. 4 – Mar. 11, 2016
Disney’s Beach Club Villas
Soft Goods Rehab Jan. 22 – Aug. 17, 2015
Disney’s BoardWalk Inn
Exterior repair and painting
ESPN Yard Arcade and Retail (closed to make way for new experience)
Flying Fish Restaurant
Seashore Sweets’ (closed to make way for new experience)
Aug. 17, 2015 – May 5, 2016
Jan. 6, 2016
Feb. 1 – Sep. 30, 2016
Feb. 1, 2016
Disney’s BoardWalk Villas
Guest Villa Renovations Through Spring 2016
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
Old Port Royale – Path of Travel Impacts
Guests in some parts of Martinique and Trinidad North may experience some construction noise.
Jan. 3 – Feb. 28, 2016
Barbados Quiet Pool Feb. 17 – 19, 2016
Aruba Pool Feb. 22 – Apr. 15, 2016
Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Beach Pool Slide Feb. 8 – 26, 2016
Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort
Pool Slide
Beach Renourishment Project
Feb. 1 – 17, 2016
May 1 – Jun. 4, 2016
Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort
General Construction
During this time, Guests will observe construction taking place and certain pathways and buildings may be unavailable.
Through Spring 2016
East Pool
Closed for enhancement. Guests may see or hear work in progress.
Now – Spring 2016
Disney’s Pop Century Resort
Bowling Pool Feb. 15 – Mar. 1, 2016
Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside
Ol’ Man Island Pool Jan. 11 – Mar. 4, 2016
Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort
Treehouse Villas Soft Goods Rehab Feb. 7 – Jun. 22, 2016
Disney’s Wilderness Lodge & Villas
General Resort Refurbishments
Due to multiple resort refurbishment projects, Guests will notice construction work in various areas. Noise may be overheard while this work is being completed, but construction will not begin until after 9 a.m. Certain pathways, including the nature trail, will be unavailable. The Hidden Springs leisure pool area (the leisure pool at The Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge), resort beach, playground, Marina and Recreation fire pit will be unavailable.
Oct. 2, 2015 – 2017
Cub’s Den (Children’s Activity Center) – unavailable Jan. 3, 2016 – 2017
Sturdy Branches Health Club July – October 2016
Buena Vista Palace
General Resort Refurbishments
Due to multiple resort refurbishment projects, Guests will notice construction work in various areas.Front Desk renovation; a temporary Front Desk will be functional. Video arcade will close to make room for a new Grab and Go outlet.
 Through February 2016
The pool will be unavailable. The spa pool, located in the main tower will remain open for all guests. Additionally, neighboring hotels on Hotel Plaza Blvd. will allow Buena Vista Palace guests to use their pools during this time. Watercress Café will be closed during this time, however, the one80 Sports Bar and Restaurant will be open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Through June 2016
Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel
Guest Room Renovations
Renovation work is scheduled to take place between 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily. No guests will be accommodated in the renovation area as to minimize impact on the guest experience.
June 2016 – September 2016
Disney Springs
Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive
Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.
Through Mar. 2016
Planet Hollywood Jan. 6 – Summer 2016

Information and dates subject to change without notice.
Last Updated February 17, 2016