As every Disney fan knows, there’s this little thing called Pandora – The World of Avatar opening at Walt Disney World this summer. That’s approximately 60 days, 4 hours and 30 minutes away as of the writing of this article, but who’s counting?  To help with the excruciating wait, Disney just announced a brand new vacation offer!  With the Summer Expedition Offer, guests can enjoy discounted stays at select Walt Disney World resorts – up to 25% off room rates for most stays from May 28 to August 31.

Just think – you can take advantage of all the perks for staying at a Disney resort – early access to Fast Pass+ planning, Extra Magic Hours, complimentary resort transportation, and free parking, to name a few.  But with the opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar, you can also enjoy nightly Extra Magic Hours from 11 pm to 1 am from May 27 to July 4!  Exclusively for resort guests, you have more time to enjoy the beauty of Pandora with less crowds!  And the cherry on top?  That vacation discount!

If you are thinking of staying at Disney Deluxe Resort Hotels, you can save:


  • 25% off standard rates for select stays at Disney’s Boardwalk Inn, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Yacht Club Resort
  • 20-25% off standard rates for select stays at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
  • 15-25% off standard rates for select stays at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
  • Save 15% off standard rates for select stays at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort, Disney’s Contemporary Resort, and Disney’s Beach Club Resort

If you are thinking of staying at Disney Deluxe Villa Resort Hotels, you can save:

  • 25% off standard rates for select stays at Disney’s BoardWalk Villas, Disney’s Saratoga Springs and Spa, and Disney’s Old Key West Resort
  • 15-20% off standard rates for select stays at Disney’s Beach Club Villas, Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Jambo House, Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Kidani Village, and Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
  • 15% off standard rates for select stays at Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows (for studios only)

If you prefer to stay at Disney Moderate Resort Hotels, you can save:

  • 20-25% off standard rates for select stays at The Cabins at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort
  • 15-25% off standard rates for select stays at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort and Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
  • 15% off standard rates for select stays at Port Orleans – Riverside

And finally, if you would like to stay at Disney Value Resort Hotels, you can save:

  • 10-20% off standard rates for select stays at Disney’s All-Star Music Resort, Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort, Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort, Disney’s Art of Animation Resort (family suites only) and Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Please note that guests must book by July 14th to take advantage of this promotion.  Offer excludes 3-bedroom villas, campsites, Bungalows at Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows, and The Little Mermaid standard rooms at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort.

With that I will turn it over to you.  What do you think of Disney’s Summer Expedition Offer?  If you are thinking of booking a vacation to Disney this summer to experience Pandora and Disney magic at its best, I’d be happy to give you a free quote for an unforgettable vacation!  Send me an email at [email protected]!