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Shades of Green Hotel

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We stayed in 2006 and I swore I'd never go back. This visit the rooms were greatly improved and the pools were clean. Bus service is available on the hour. Access for persons with disabilities are phenomenal. The only thing lacking was the service aspects of the coffee shop and cafe. It opens at 6 but both times I stopped...

Thank RamponaO
Freehold, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is truly magical with comforting lodge feel. The grounds are beautiful, the rooms are clean and comfortable. The lobby is also beautiful and comfortable for relaxing in with family in the evenings. The staff is exactly what you would expect of Disney- upbeat, helpful and extremely accommodating. There are two pools great for swimming or for relaxing after...

Thank Barbara J
Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is such an incredible deal for military families. You are staying on Disney property and you have the ability to utilize the Magic Hour at no extra cost. The rooms and property are all very nice and if you wanted to pay more for a more luxurious experience than the one prorated to your rank, you are more than...

Thank John M
Lovely Midwest
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were able to visit SOG this week and stayed in the section near the parking garage. Our room still smelled of the new carpet! The room renovations are amazing! We transferred over to the Bonnet Creek and can't believe how small our room was in comparison to our home earlier in the week while we were in the World....

Thank 2kids4me
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family reunion at Shades of Green April 1-8. We had 17 people,4 generations. My son and daughter-in-law are active duty and were able to make reservations for 5 rooms. Everyone was helpful and kind on the phone while my DIL went through the reservation process(only the service person can do this, so it can get confusing for a large party.)...

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have reviewed Shades before, but it just does not ever let us down. This was a couples only visit and it was magical. 7 nights of peace and quiet. We took advantage of the Red White and Blue package for breakfast and dinner daily. Breakfast is always good with a large and varied selection. Dinner has 'themed nights but...

Thank michele b
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm Retired and The wife & I just returned and it was very peaceful & relaxing. I had never heard of SoG until about 4 months ago, but I highly recommend it to all military. We had a poolside room and it was Grand. A MUST DO at least once.

Thank newport32562
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed at Shades of Green several times when enjoying the Disney parks. It is not considered Disney property, but the location is great (across from the Polynesian) and transportation options are more than adequate. The hotel is clean and quiet. There are two pools, 2 restaurants, a sports bar at the pool and a spa are all located on...

Thank JoAnne H
Midland, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my two children and my Mom to Shades of Green in April 2017. We stayed two nights and had a wonderful time. The staff is very friendly and fast to respond. We had a entryway light that was strobing and would not shut off at night. I called for maintenance and they were out within 15 minutes. The...

Thank midwoman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always nice to see the Disney spring sea growing many people don't no u can go to Disney and have a great adult time outside the parks or enjoy both, shades of green has a great assortment of quality family friendly things to do also outside the parks

Thank Kevin F

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The Shades of Green Resort is a military-owned resort within Walt Disney World and is exclusively for military guests and their families. Information on eligibility and reservations can be found on the Shades of Green website. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shades of Green Hotel

Address: 1950 Magnolia Palm, ** Military / DoD only ** (see Details tab on this page), Orlando, FL 32830-8418
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range: €67 - €233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 586
Also Known As:
Shades Of Green Resort Disney World
Shades Of Green Resort Walt Disney World
Shades Of Green Resort Orlando
Shades Of Green Hotel Orlando, Florida
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“being by mill pond pool is far from lobby, but convenient!”
oobiedoobieshadooby, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Quieter away from the pool.”
micheleb265, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pool view rooms are the best.”
jpaulson716, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request the room you want in reservation-quiet/1st floor, etc. Can't make guarantees, but we have always been given what we requested.”
crystaldavis1978, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms close to the pool or by the laundry room are always my favorite.”
peggym598, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
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