Disneyland Hotel Top Tips

The Disneyland Hotel is a Disneyland original with a refurbished twist! The rooms are updated, and the grounds are updated. Even if you have stayed here before, there is so much more to experience now, all within walking distance to both parks. So check out our Disneyland hotel tips and see if you can add some magic to your next stay.

Disneyland Hotel Tips

  1. Guests of Disneyland Hotel and other Disneyland Resorts will receive early admission into Disneyland park and Disney California Adventure park during the Extra Magic Hour.
  1. Would you like to spend the day or 1/2 of a day at the pool?  Why not consider renting one of the poolside cabanas?  Each cabana has a refrigerator, a safe to keep your valuables in, a fan, flat-screen TV, and wireless internet. (Additional fee applies for cabana rental).
  1. Goofy’s Kitchen is one of the most popular Character Meals at the Disneyland Resort, and it is located right here in the Disneyland Hotel. Guests are welcome to make reservations in person, however they can be made up to 60 days in advance (recommended) online. Visit Disneyland’s official web site or mobile app to reserve your spot.

Disneyland Hotel Tips

  1. Sometimes Disney Characters may show up in the lobby area, so keep an eye out.
  1. Disneyland Hotel has a long and storied past. Take time to look at the memorabilia displays throughout the hotel. Check out the Memorabilia wall — Located in the convention center, this is a must-see for any Disney fan.

Disneyland Hotel Tips

  1. The Disneyland Hotel has a couple of nice shops that sell souvenirs, but Downtown Disney District  is merely steps away to add to your shopping pleasure.

Disneyland Hotel Tips

  1. Enjoy nightly music on the patio at Trader Sam’s Enchanted Tiki Bar or a Classic Afternoon Tea at Steakhouse 55 for and afternoon delight. For other special dining experiences at the resort click here.

Disneyland Hotel Tips

  1. Other dining options include:  Steakhouse 55 for a more upscale experience and Tangaroa Terrace for a quick service island experience.

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  1. During the holiday season the Disneyland Hotel is a great place to stay. There are a number of holiday themed activities to sign up for as well as holiday dining experiences to choose from. Check out the Disneyland Resort Hotels Christmas Holiday Events page for more details.
  2. Planning a special event at Disneyland Resort? Disneyland Hotel has two large ballrooms perfect for any occasion.