We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin
Panoramas (49)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

5,060 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 4,618: English reviews
Start your review of Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin
 Click to rate
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We just returned from a week, actually five nights, staying in the Dolphin side of this hotel. We absolutely loved this hotel. The location was perfect with the ability to walk or take the boat to Hollywood Studios and Epcot (we did each by the way). The convenience to those two parks cannot be overstated. Even when we went to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank fryguy89
Omaha, Nebraska
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is an Epcot resort without the expense. Walking distance to the Boardwalk and Epcot Center with bus service to the Magic Kingdom and boat service to Disney Studios, Epcot or the Boardwalk if you choose not to walk. These two hotels have nicely appointed and comfortable rooms. They both have nice restaurants and great fitness centers. I stay at...

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank Dawsontodd
About Hotel's Favourite Review
WDWSDExecutiveOffice, Guest Relations Manager at Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest. We are pleased to hear how many times you have stayed with us! It is wonderful to be chosen time after time. We pride ourselves in hosting some Central Florida’s premiere dining establishments. Be sure to come back soon, perhaps this time to treat yourselves to the exquisite cuisines of BlueZoo or Il Mulinos!

Eldred, Pennsylvania
Reviewed yesterday NEW

With HIGH expectations we booked our stay at Disneys DOLPHIN resort hotel. It started out with our room not being ready at the advertised check-in time. No big deal right? That's what we thought. 2 HOURS LATER..... still not ready. Asked if we could just cancel the reservation.... "sure!" Was the answer. It will just cost you a cancellation fee...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jclark97
St Pete Florida
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Spent 2 nights at the Dolphin section of the hotel. The conference center is connected to the Dolphin so it was very convenient. The food provided at the different receptions, lunch and snacks was nicely done. The hotel was clean and easy to navigate. The room was on the east wing, level 2 with a balcony. Everything was clean and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kelly L
San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Came in for a quick weekend trip to Disney and arrived early at 6am in the morning. Our room wasn't ready yet, but we opted to upgrade to a junior suite for only an extra 70.00 a night which was reasonable and was ready for us to check into. The room was nice with a newer updated bathroom. The bed...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank sdbeachlvr81
Chesterton, Indiana
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Swan and Dolphin is conveniently located but you will pay Disney prices for everything. Stayed on a Thursday night and was disappointed that parking was extra and the hallways were noisy overnight. The resort has been upgraded since my last visit. Short walk to Broadway with restaurants, shops and other tourist attractions.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Marie A
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed at Dolphin for over 25 years! Supervisor Jake made me feel like family. Very helpful, and very caring. Location as always been a 10 at the Dolphin, and Rooms and 1st class restaurants. but, when you are treated like family, it is a perfect 10.!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Todd W
Vienna, Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been staying at the Swan for over 20 years, but this was only my second stay at the Dolphin...and, I am surprised to say, it is growing on me! Although I arrived at peak check-in time and the atmosphere in the lobby was chaotic, the process was seamless and swift thanks to Mostern, with his delightful demeanor and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank prefer_2_remain_anon
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Our room is one of the crappiest hotel rooms we've ever stayed in. We stayed at a Best Western in Fairfax, VA for $100/night and the room was cleaner and had nicer, softer sheets than the rough, disgusting sheets on the beds in this room. The bathroom is...in a word, disgusting. I'd blame it on being old, but again.... a...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank AmesM24
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The walk to get to the room was littered with the appearance of areas that were slightly blocked off as they were being used for storage of tables and chairs. The hotel room was musty smelling so I turned on the AC and lowered it to the lowest setting possible in the hopes it would result in the room smelling...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Scott B

2,881 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (1851)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (450)
Viewed
View from Room (152)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (98)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (24)
Viewed
Room/Suite (237)
Viewed
Dining (43)
Viewed
Bathroom (93)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (5)
Viewed
1:51
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (748)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (979)
Viewed
Alcobe (Walt Disney World Swan) (35)
Viewed
Amenities (321)
Viewed
Beach (11)
Viewed
Champagne Pool (7)
Viewed
Children's Pool (5)
Viewed
Dolphin Lap Pool (10)
Viewed
Groto Pool (33)
Viewed
Jacuzzi (3)
Viewed
Junior Suite (Walt Disney World Dolphin) (36)
Viewed
Junior Suite (Walt Disney World Swan) (35)
Viewed
Regular Standard King Room (Walt Disney World Swan) (33)
Viewed
Renovated King Room (Walt Disney World Dolphin) (35)
Viewed
Dining (149)
Viewed
Standard Double Room (Walt Disney World Swan) (34)
Viewed
Swan Lap Pool (15)
Viewed
The Hotel (157)
Viewed
Traditional Double Room (31)
Viewed
Traditional King Room (29)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (51)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (21)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (5)
Viewed
Other (11)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Orlando hotels
Lake Buena Vista
Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort
Waldorf Astoria Orlando
#30 of 335 in Orlando
3,989 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Disney's BoardWalk Inn
#55 of 335 in Orlando
1,619 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
GreenPartner Learn More
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort is located in the center of Walt Disney World. Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios are just a boat ride or short walk away, with Magic Kingdom and Disney's Animal Kingdom Park nearby. Our hotel has free area transportation. We offer a unique blend of Disney benefits and Starwood amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin

Address: 1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32830-8428
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando > Lake Buena Vista
Price Range: €223 - €414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin 4*
Number of rooms: 2267
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Agoda, Hotels.com and Jetsetter so you can book your Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Walt Disney World Swan And Dolphin Hotel Orlando
Walt Disney Orlando
Walt Disney Hotel Orlando
Swan Resort Disney
Disney World Swan Resort
Walt Disney World Swan Resort
Walt Disney World Swan And Dolphin Orlando, Florida
Hotel Style:
#27 Spa Hotel in Orlando
#40 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
#49 Luxury Hotel in Orlando
#117 Business Hotel in Orlando
#118 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
#142 Family Hotel in Orlando
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin staff and other travellers.
160 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (160)

Questions? Get answers from Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't bother asking for a good room. You won't get what they tell you anyway.”
 of 5 bubbles Jclark97, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask about room upgrades. They seem to be reasonably priced.”
 of 5 bubbles sdbeachlvr81, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a high floor, preferably in the "central" section. You'll enjoy the view, the quiet, and the expedited elevator service.”
 of 5 bubbles prefer_2_remain_anon, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with balconies are better; try to get a Epcot view to see fireworks.”
 of 5 bubbles dapphil, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a room with views of the Epcot fireworks. If you can't just walk to Boardwalk and enjoy.”
 of 5 bubbles 674jeanf, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
5 of 5