Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique
The Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is dedicated to every True Princess who ever dreamed her sneakers were glass slippers, and to girls who believe it's better to twirl than walk, sing than talk and that everything goes better with sparkles. At Walt Disney World Resort, Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is found in two locations.
Downtown Disney: Hairstyling, nail polish and make-up services are generally available daily from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Princess Room of the World of Disney store at Downtown Disney Marketplace.
Magic Kingdom: A second Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique salon is located inside Cinderella's Castle. The "castle" shop opens daily from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Theme park admission is required.
"Owned" by the Fairy Godmother and "operated" by Fairy Godmothers-in-Training, Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique offers a magical menu of salon services to make your little princess or prince, ages 3 to 12, look and feel like royalty.
Package Prices and Inclusions
The Coach, Crown and Castle packages come with the following choices of hairstyle:
Fairy Tale Princess: A genuine princess look with hair pulled into a regal bun and topped with a rhinestone tiara and a Mickey-shaped barrette
Disney Diva: This modern hairstyle adds a hair extension that matches the princess' hair color, sparkling Mickey hair pins and glitter.
Pop Princess: The hair is pulled up with a colorful blue, purple, pink and yellow hairpiece and decorated with Mickey Mouse-shaped clips and glitter.
- The Knight Package - $15.95, plus tax
Includes hair styling with colorful gel and confetti as well as a mighty sword and shield.
- The Coach Package - starting at $54.95, plus tax
Includes choice of hairstyling, shimmering makeup, princess sash, face gem and princess cinch bag.
- The Crown Package - starting at $59.95, plus tax
Includes choice of hairstyling, shimmering makeup, nail polish, princess sash, face gem and princess cinch bag
- The Courtyard Package - starting at $94.95, plus tax
includes exclusive Courtyard hairstyling, shimmering makeup, nail polish, face gem, Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique t-shirt, trendy tutu, princess sash and princess cinch bag (T-shirt available in youth sizes from S to XL and adult sizes S to XL and Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique tutu available in small and medium).
- Castle Package - starting at $189.95 , plus tax (depending on accessories selected)
Includes the Crown Package plus the Imaging Package (one 6" x 8" and four 4" x 6" photos in a princess-themed photo holder) and complete costume of your choice with accessories (princess gown, wand and crown). Costume choices may include Ariel, Snow White, Aurora, Belle, Jasmine, Cinderella, Tinker Bell, Tiana, Rapunzel and Merida.
- Imaging Package - $32.95, plus tax
Includes four 4x6 prints and one 6x8 print in a princess-themed photo holder of the Disney Princess after her makeover for an additional charge.
You can enhance any Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Package with sparkling Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique t-shirt ($14.95+tax) or a Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique parasol ($16.95+tax). The Downtown Disney location also offers an assortment of hair accessories for an additional charge.
The World of Disney Store location at Downtown Disney offers a wide variety of beautiful accessories - including ponytail hairpieces and tiaras.
What You Need to Know Before Arriving
Your princess transformation will take 30 minutes to an hour, depending on the package selected. Arrive at least 15 minutes prior to appointment. Requirements are:
- Arrive with brushed, clean hair that is free of all styling products such as hairspray, mousse, etc. Child must be free of scalp conditions for at least 30 days prior to appointment.
- Clean fingernails (no polish) with washed hands (for packages including nails)
- Princesses should bring their own brush or comb.
- Children must be accompanied by an adult at least 18 years of age or older during the entire experience.
- When booking the Castle Package, you will need to advise which costume your Princess wants, as well as clothing and shoe size.
- Sorry, no adults; ages 3-12 only!
If you arrive late, you may not be accommodated. This experience must be guaranteed with your credit card for advance reservations.
All of the Other Details
Reserving: Making reservations is strongly recommended, although walk-ins are accepted in rare cases. Start the process by calling WDW-STYLE (939-7895) for reservations up to 180 days in advance. The last reservations will be given one-half hour before closing. A valid accepted credit card number is required at time of booking to hold your reservation. Pay for your makeover package upon arrival. Cash, credit card and Walt Disney World Resort room key with charging privileges are accepted. Fairy Godmothers-in-training are not permitted to accept tips.
Cancellation Policy: Your credit card was used as a guarantee this experience. If you need to cancel, you must notify Disney at (407) WDW-CREW at least 24 hours in advance. A $10 cancellation fee will be applied to your credit card for all no-shows or if reservation is canceled within 24 hours of experience.
No need for a camera. PhotoPass Photographers are on hand at the Boutique, and will be happy to take candid shots throughout the process at no charge, which can be added to your existing PhotoPass card.
If you've purchased Disney's PhotoPass+, photos captured during a Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique transformation will be scanned to your Disney PhotoPass+ card for no additional charge. Please note that you will not receive prints but your Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique images will be included in your Disney PhotoCD.
Undecided whether this experience is for you? Stop by and have a look around. Fairy Godmothers in Training circulating throughout the store will often stop and offer kids a sprinkle of pixie dust (hair glitter) for free.
Upon arrival, your child will received her "royal invitation" with her name on it. Upon departure, she'll receive a pretty pink bag with her makeup palette, nail varnish, a comb and face jewels or stickers or other trinkets. For hygienic reasons, fresh items are used with each makeover.
To save money, purchase a princess dress at home and bring it along to wear. These can be found online a lot cheaper. Alternatively, purchase one of the cheaper packages and pick and chose accessories before or after the makeover. Princess accessories can be found in the Princess Room at the World of Disney at Downtown Disney and Castle Couture in Fantasyland at the Magic Kingdom.
Fun princess accessory activities can be found at the World of Color store in the Princess Room at Downtown Disney. The Build-a-Tierra allows Guests to select an adjustable base crown in selection of colors and add individually priced jewels to it. The Build-a-Wand allows Guests to build a wand from fanciful pieces (pictured above). The Build-a-Jewel-Box allows Guests to fill a pink satchel or jewel box with all sorts of princess jewelry (pictured above). Plus, with the help of a little Disney magic, guests can virtually try on a collection of authentic Disney Princess gowns and accessories, and see themselves transforms into their favorite princess (or princesses) right before their eyes with the help of the Magic Mirror.
Soak up the magic! Don't be surprise if your little princess receives special attention from cast members for the remainder of the day or is often addressed as "princess".
Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique usually has extended hours near Halloween to accommodate those who would like to dress up for Mickey’s-Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. Plus, during both the Halloween and Christmas season, look for special holiday makeovers that you can't get at any other time to be available at Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique.
If a makeover at Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is more than you want to spend, Face Painting Stations in the Disney parks almost all offer a Princess face for under $15.
If your child is too young or too old for Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique but would still like a special hair makeover, hair wrap stands are located poolside at Wilderness Lodge, Beach Club, Grand Floridian, Caribbean Beach and Port Orleans, as well as on the Boardwalk, at Downtown Disney and at Animal Kingdom park. Cost is about $2.00 per inch of wrap, plus the cost of beads and tip. The typical cost for a shoulder-length hair wrap is about $25. Reservations are not required and stands generally operate between 11 a.m to 5.p.m.
Updated March, 2013