Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of September 19, 2016
|Magic Kingdom® Park|
|Swiss Family Treehouse
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
|Jul.6 – Sep. 29, 2016
Aug. 8 – Nov. 18, 2016
|Disney’s Hollywood Studios|
Rock N Roller Coaster
|Jan. 19 – Late 2016
Oct. 27 – Nov. 9, 2016
|Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park|
DINO Institute Shop
|Jul. 25 – Oct. 16, 2016
Jul. 25 – Oct. 16, 2016
|Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park|
|Annual Refurbishment||Oct. 23, 2016 – Dec. 24, 2016|
|Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park|
|Annual Refurbishment||Dec. 25, 2016 – Mar. 11, 2017|
|Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort|
|Soft Goods Refurbishment||Apr. 2 – Sept. 24, 2016|
|Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort|
|Grand Slam Pool – During this time, Guests may use the Surfboard Pool located near the main lobby||Oct. 10 – Dec. 2, 2016|
|Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Kidani Village|
|Soft Goods Refurbishment – This work will be conducted between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. During this time, Guests may see or hear work in progress and certain pathways may be unavailable.||Jul. 15, 2016 – January 2017|
|Disney’s BoardWalk Villas|
|Room Refurbishments – Guests may see or hear work in progress. Additionally, Guests may have an interruption to water service during the overnight hours.||May 16 – Oct. 31, 2016|
|Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort|
|Hard Goods Refurbishment
Guests may see or hear construction taking place, or encounter alternative paths of travel throughout the Resort hotel. To minimize any possible disruptions, all work with the most potential for noise will be limited each day between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM.
|Beginning November 2016|
|Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort|
|Beach Renourishment Project||May 1 – Fall 2016|
|Disney’s Old Key West Resort|
The leisure pools located at Old Turtle Pond, South Point and Miller’s Road will remain available
|January – February 2017|
|Disney’s Pop Century Resort|
|Computer Pool – Guests may use the Hippy Dippy Pool or Bowling Pool||Oct. 31 – Jan. 3, 2017|
|Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter|
|Sassagoula Floatworks & Food Factory Refurbishment||Jul. 11 – Late Fall 2016|
|Disney’s Vero Beach Resort|
|General Resort Refurbishments
Due to several refurbishment projects, Guests will very likely see and hear construction work throughout the villas, spa and dining areas. We will attempt to limit any work most likely to cause a noise impact to the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Sonya’s restaurant and Bleachers Bar & Grill have permanently closed to make way for exciting new experiences. In the meantime, the table-service restaurant, Shutters, will be temporarily relocated to the nearby SeaGrape Room.
|Now Through October 2016|
|Disney’s Wilderness Lodge & Villas|
|General Resort Refurbishments
Due to extensive refurbishment projects, Guests will very likely see and hear construction work in various areas throughout their stay. To minimize disruptions, we will attempt to limit work until after 9:00 a.m.
At this time, many popular areas will remained closed – including the Hidden Springs Pool (the leisure pool at The Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge), beach, marina, playground and more. In addition, certain pathways, like our nature trail, will be unavailable, and surrounding views may be altered. However, the recently renovated Silver Creek Springs Pool will remain open and boat transportation to Magic Kingdom park will continue to be offered.
|Oct. 2, 2015 – 2017|
|Cub’s Den (Children’s Activity Center) – unavailable||Jan. 3, 2016 – 2017|
|Disney’s Yacht Club Resort|
During this time, Guests may see or hear work in progress and certain pathways may be unavailable. To minimize any disruptions, we will attempt to limit work to 9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
|Oct. 29, 2016 – Jun. 23, 2017|
|Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Convention Center|
During this time, Guests may see or hear work in progress and certain pathways may be unavailable. To minimize any disruptions, we will attempt to limit work to 9:00 a.m – 9:00 p.m.
|Aug. 4, 2016 – Feb. 1, 2018|
|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|
|Planet Hollywood||Jan. 6 – Fall 2016|
|Fulton’s Crab House (reopening as Paddlefish)||Apr. 4 – Fall 2016|
|Golf Courses/Miniature Golf|
Information and dates subject to change without notice.
Last Updated September 19, 2016