Disney’s Art of Animation Resort will open phase 1 in May 2012


Earlier today, Disney announced that the first phase of Disney’s Art of Animation Resort would be opening in May 31, 2012 with the entire resort being open by the end of 2012.

The new value resort, located near the Pop Century Resort, will offer a total of  1,120 family suites that include a bed room and living room. Rooms will be themed after several movies, including: Cars, The Lion King, and Finding Nemo. On top of that, there are 864 rooms themed to  The Little Mermaid.

Art of Animation Resort will be similarly priced to Disney’s All Star Resort and Disney’s Pop Century Resort.

So far, the Finding Nemo wing is scheduled to open on May 31, followed by the Cars wing in July, followed by The Lion King wing in September, followed by The Little Mermaid in late 2012. By the end of 2012, the entire resort should be open.


If you are interested in booking your Disney vacation at Art of Animation, click here to book your room.