DVC Banking and Borrowing 101

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club, DVC Owner Benefits, DVC Resales, Vacation Planning Tips

DVC Banking Points 101

Banking and borrowing are features of a DVC Membership that allow for a great range of flexibility. Disney Vacation Club Members can bank Vacation Points from the current Use Year for use in their next Use Year—or borrow Vacation Points from the following Use Year to book a reservation in their current Use Year. Remember, your Use Year marks the time each … Read More

5 Reasons Kids Will Love Epcot Flower & Garden Festival

Leah AlthiserDisney Vacation Club, Vacation Planning Tips, Walt Disney World

Epcot Kid Friendly food

If you are lucky enough to visit Walt Disney World from now until the end of May, you’ll get treated to an immersive spring experience at Epcot’s International Flower & Garden Festival! I had the pleasure of visiting the festival with my four-year-old daughter this year, and I came away with the impression that Flower & Garden is a much more kid-friendly event that it’s … Read More

Ka Wa’a Luau at Disney’s Aulani

Kristen TutasAulani Resort & Spa, Disney Vacation Club, DVC Owner Benefits, Vacation Planning Tips

Aulani Luau

Visiting Aulani with your DVC points? Be sure to check out Ka Wa’a, the newest addition to the many resort  activities offered at Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa. KA WA‘A, a luau, offers guests an imaginative dining and entertainment experience. “KA WA‘A” or “the canoe,” symbolizes the incredible journey across the ocean by the Hawaiian people—from ancient times to the … Read More

Disney Dining Plan: Should you get it?

Leah AlthiserDisney Vacation Club, Vacation Planning Tips, Walt Disney World

One way to enjoy the incredible food at Walt Disney World is to use a Disney Dining Plan. The plans (which have been around since 2005) are an attempt by Disney to provide a more all-inclusive vacation experience, and it is clear from the popularity of the plans that guests are interested! With a Disney Dining Plan, you essentially pre-pay for a set number … Read More

Coming Soon to WDW Parks

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club, Vacation Planning Tips, Walt Disney World

"Happily Ever After" Fireworks and Projection Spectacular Debuts May 12 at Magic Kingdom Park

It’s an exciting spring season at Walt Disney World Resort, one filled with new fun that spans all four theme parks, Disney’s Water Parks and Disney Springs. From the unveiling of a whole new land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom to an awe-inspiring fireworks show at Magic Kingdom Park to more retail and restaurant openings at Disney Springs, there more to see … Read More

How to Get The Best Room Location at Disney World Resorts

Leah AlthiserDisney Vacation Club, Vacation Planning Tips, Walt Disney World

By Leah Althiser @ The Frugal South Walt Disney World’s on-property resorts are some of the most amazing hotels in the world. They are also amazingly huge and spread out! If you are in a far-flung room, you can easily spend 10+ minutes hiking to/from your room to get to the transportation, dining and the pool at your resort. Where your room is … Read More

New DVC Member Online Tools

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club, DVC Owner Benefits, Vacation Planning Tips

Make managing your membership even easier with new DVCMember.com tools! As Disney Vacation Club continues to celebrate 25 years and beyond, managing your Membership also gets even better. Inspired by Member feedback for future enhancements, take a look at some of the latest improvements to the website: All-New Loans and Dues Pages where you can now request to enroll in auto-payment, … Read More

DVC Resort Maps

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club, Vacation Planning Tips

DVC RESORT Maps

Here are printable maps of all the Disney Vacation Club resorts. Just click on the links below to print or download the full size PDF file. Animal Kingdom Aulani Bay Lake Tower Beach Club Boardwalk Grand Californian Grand Floridian Hilton Head Old Key West Polynesian Saratoga Springs Wilderness Lodge Vero Beach