Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
900 Cayman Way
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830-1000
Telephone: (407) 934-3400
Fax: (407) 934-2736
Moderate Resort Classification
Located in the Epcot resort area
Check In: 3:00 p.m. / Check Out: 11:00 a.m.
Conveniently located amid Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disney Springs lies the lush tropical getaway location of The Caribbean Beach Resort. This moderate priced resort offers all the high quality Disney amenities you would expect at a price that let’s you relax, mon! Clean and comfortable Disney-styled tropical island surroundings gives this resort a laid-back, easy-going atmosphere. Enjoy traditional island foods, stroll sandy beaches or shop island marketplaces to the call of exotic birds. Be transported to a place where soft island breezes past through the colonial styled buildings. Each island complex is bright, airy and colorful with access to a 45-acre lake and sandy beaches. Everything’s cool at the Caribbean Beach Resort.
Caribbean Beach, like all Disney resorts, is smoke-free. Designated outdoor smoking areas are indicated on the Resort Map.
Check our Rehabs and Closures schedule for any refurbishments or work taking place at the Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort during your visit.
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort Rooms
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort’s 2112 rooms are spread among six ‘islands’: Aruba, Barbados, Martinique, Jamaica, Trinidad North and Trinidad South. Each island has a distinctive color, its own pool, and laundry facilities. The standard room decor at the Caribbean Beach Resort is themed to the clownfish of the animated movie “Finding Nemo”.
Preferred Location: Martinique and Trinidad North (close to Old Port Royale pool, dining, and shops)
Water View rooms have views of the Barefoot Bay or a pool.
Standard View rooms look out onto the resort grounds.
Standard Guest rooms: Maximum 2-4 Guests (some accommodate 5)
Most rooms have two queen-size beds (Pirate rooms have double beds)
A limited number of rooms with king-size beds are available.
Disabled-accessible rooms are available.
Curtain between vanity area and sleeping area
In-room pizza delivery
Irons and ironing boards
Coffee maker and set-up
In-room wall safes
Dual line phones with voicemail
Flat Panel TV – ABC, Disney Channel, ESPN & more on TV channel guide
Complimentary wireless Internet (Wi-Fi) (click link for specific details)
Laundry facilities (located near the feature pool)
Valet dry cleaning and laundry service is available for pickup
Pak-n-Play Cribs available upon request
Coin-operated self-service laundry facilities are located throughout Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort. Valet dry cleaning and laundry service is available for pickup from your room.
Concierge Desk – Found in both the Custom House and at Old Port Royale, the concierge can help you purchase Disney Theme Park and Disney Water Park tickets, make dining reservations and secure show seats.
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort Pirate Room
Additionally, there are more than 350 pirate-themed rooms—awash with pirate ship beds, buccaneer accessories, and swashbuckling décor—available (located in Building 38 in Trinidad South). There is an extra charge to stay in one of these specially decorated rooms.
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort Dining
Sebastian’s Bistro for lunch and dinner with Latin flavors and seafood specialties in a table service setting
Centertown Market at Old Port Royale for quick service dining options
Spyglass Grill is a quick service location near the Trinidad Pool area
Banana Cabana Pool Bar
Blue Runner Pizza Delivery
Refillable mugs are available for purchase at Centertown Market.
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort Recreation
Old Port Royale Spanish fortress-themed feature Pool with slide and zero-depth entry, waterfalls, water cannons, and 2 hot tubs (spa)
Six ‘quiet’ pools
Beaches (swimming is prohibited; hammock naps encouraged)
Goombay Games Arcade
Bike and surrey bike rentals
Movies Under the Stars
For a fun and more relaxing way to spend a day during your visit to Walt Disney World, each resort hosts Poolside Activities each day from 1:30 – 7:00 p.m.. Pool hours and lifeguard availability vary by pool. Activities and programs are subject to change. Although the activities vary by day and by resort, examples of what you might find include trivia, arts and crafts, dance parties, games, bingo, and more.
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort Pool and Recreation
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort Shopping
Calypso Trading Post & Straw Market stocks Disney character apparel and souvenirs as well as Caribbean Beach logo merchandise. You can also find snack foods, beverages (including adult beverages), magazines and books, and other general sundries.
Look at all your vacation photos by visiting the Photopass page. These professional pictures can make a great souvenir for home!
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort Transportation
Effective January 10, 2023, there will no longer be any parking fees for resort guests at Walt Disney World. See our Walt Disney World Parking Information page for prices and details.
Disney Bus Service
Disney’s bus service is available to and from this resort to theme parks, water parks, plus Disney Springs. There are seven bus stops, one for each ‘island’ as well as a Old Port Royale Towne Center stop. There is also an internal resort bus service, to carry guests between their ‘island,’ Old Port Royale and the Customs House guest registration building.
The Disney Skyliner service is a gondola system connecting Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and select resorts. The Caribbean Beach station serves as the main hub for the system.
A Disney Skyliner station is located near the entrance of the Caribbean Beach resort, closest to the Jamaica section. The Riviera Resort also has its own station, which is located close to the Aruba section of the Caribbean Beach resort.
Transportation Times Between Caribbean Beach and Disney Destinations
These times are approximate, provided to give you an idea of average travel times. Please plan on up to a 20 minute wait for Disney transportation in addition to walking time to resort or theme park transportation stops.
Magic Kingdom – 20 minutes by bus, 37 minutes by car (with transfers)
Epcot – 15-20 minutes by Skyliner, 18 by car
Disney’s Hollywood Studios – 15-20 minutes by Skyliner, 15 by car
Animal Kingdom – 22 minutes, 17 by car
Disney Springs – 24 minutes by bus, 10 by car
Blizzard Beach Water Park – 18 minutes by bus, 12 minutes by car
Typhoon Lagoon Water Park – 19 minutes by bus, 8 minutes by car
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort Childcare
***Disney has closed its three Children’s Activity Centers located at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge, Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort and Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resorts. As well the Pixar Play Zone that was located at The Contemporary Resort has closed. The Walt Disney World Dolphin will still offer a Children’s Activity Center option and you do not have to be a guest at that resort to use the Children’s Activity Center.***
- While not on-site child care facility, however Kid’s Nite Out, in-room child care, is available at all resorts for children 6 months to 12 years old. Reservations may begin as early as 6:30 a.m. and/or may begin as late as 11:00 p.m., Services are available 24/7.
- The Walt Disney World Dolphin will still offer a Children’s Activity Center option and you do not have to be a guest at that resort to use the Children’s Activity Center. Camp Dolphin
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My kids loved the pool at Caribbean Beach Resort, and deemed it one of the best pools on property.
There are rooms at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort that can accommodate up to 5 guests.
Guests who would like to stay in rooms located near dining and shopping at the resort should stay in a preferred room.
The resort is divided into 6 villages, each with a different island name. Each village has its own quiet pool and bus stop.
Depending on where your room is located, the bus stop that is closest to you may not be in your village but in a neighboring village.
There are hammocks located by the beaches around this resort.
There is an internal bus system that can help you get around the resort.
You can see some of the higher fireworks from Epcot from some of the beach areas at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort.