There are two options for military discounted accommodations at Walt Disney World: Shades of Green and Disney military discount rooms. In addition, Shades of Green offers special programs for AFRC Survivors, Veterans, and OEF/OIF U.S. Military and DoD Civilian Personnel. Eligibility and dates available may apply.
Military Deals at Walt Disney World Owned Resorts
Deeply discounted rooms and packages are available for Military at Walt Disney World owned and operated resorts. Savings are up to 30% depending on room category. See our Walt Disney Current Code page for additional info and blackout dates. One of the Disney Dining Plans can also be added to discounted room reservations. Contact a travel agency like The Magic for Less Travel, that specializes in Disney Vacations to assist with military discounts at the Disney Resorts.
Active and Retired U.S. Military can also currently purchase special 4-Day Disney’s Armed Forces Salute Tickets for themselves and up to five (5) family members and/or friends. See our Walt Disney World Military Discounts section for additional info, rules and blackout dates.
Swan and Dolphin Military Deals
The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, a Four Diamond luxury resort ideally located in the heart of Walt Disney World offers special room and food discounts for military. No minimum night stay required. Military personnel must present proof of service and valid drivers license, passport or birth certificate to verify birth date. See our Walt Disney Current Code page for additional info on Military deals at the Swan and Dolphin resorts.
Shades of Green
Active and retired military, as well DOD employees and other authorized patronage, can stay at Shades of Green, an Armed Forces Recreation Center (AFRC) located on Walt Disney World Property. This military retreat offers spacious rooms and many amenities.
Guest of Shades of Green are eligible for Disney’s Extra Magic Hours and delivery of theme park purchases to their resort, but do not qualify for Disney’s Magical Express round trip airport transportation or free parking at Disney’s theme parks (currently $14 per car). Shades of Green does not have Disney transportation, and there have been some complaints that the buses shuttling guests to and from parksare smaller and run less often than those in Disney’s fleet. Room rates, except for suites, are based on pay grade. Please see the site above for specific ID requirements.
AFRC Survivors Program Discount
Shades of Green offers programs and discounts honoring Survivors from ALL services. The AFRC Survivors’ Family Program provides discount from normal room rates by applicable category and extends to Family Members and sponsored guest accompanying authorized users. Visit the Shades of Green web site for more info.
Salute to Veterans
“Salute to Our Veterans” Program, which is designed to give all military veterans who have received an honorable discharge (verified by current DD-214), the opportunity to vacation at Shades of Green during the months of January and September. Visit the Shades of Green web site for more information on this special discount.
OEF/OIF U.S. Military and DoD Civilian Special
Shades of Green invites our U.S. Troops from all services and DoD personnel serving a minimum of 270 consecutive days in an OEF/OIF location and their dependant children the opportunity for a special vacation on Walt Disney World Resort. You will receive 20% discount on your room reservations and 20% discount on your dining options at the resorts. Visit the Shades of Green web site for more information on this special discount.
For additional information regarding Walt Disney World military discounts, visit the ITT office on your base or visit disneyworld.com/military.