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31-Dec-17: HAPPY NEW YEAR! The January 2018 Recreation Activities and Movie Schedules are now available. [Full Story...]

13-Nov-17: New menu options coming to Boatwright's Dining Hall and the River Roost Lounge at Port Orleans Riverside from 14 November 2017 [Full Story...]

13-Oct-17: Port Orleans Riverside will become one of four trial ‘dog friendly resorts’ starting on Sunday 15 October 2017, allowing guests to bring a maximum of two pet dogs on vacation with them. [Full Story...]

30-Sep-17: Port Orleans French Quarter Guest Room Refurbishments are due to commence on 6 Jan 2018 [Full Story...]

25-Aug-17: Guest Room Mattresses at Port Orleans Riverside have been replaced throughout the resort. [Full Story...]

24-Aug-17: New toiletries trial running at Port Orleans Riverside; towels at quiet pools; My Disney Experience updates. [Full Story...]

28-May-17: Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary at the Muddy Rivers pool bar, Sunday lunchtimes. [Full Story...]

28-Mar-17: Bayou Pirate Adventure kids' river activity closing as from the end of March 2017 [Full Story...]

10-Feb-17: As from 12 February 2017 there will be a $5 handling fee charged for every mail item and package delivered to guests staying at the resort. [Full Story...]

07-Mar-16: French Quarter's brand new, and much anticipated, Aquatic Play Area officially opened to guests this morning [Full Story...]

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Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida is the world’s number one tourist destination, welcoming tens of millions of visitors every year. Many of those visitors want to stay right in the heart of the magic, so Disney provides more than twenty resort hotels within its 47 square mile boundary — from economy venues such as the Value All Star Resorts up to the deluxe (and expensive!) Grand Floridian Resort and Spa.

The middle ground is served by a series of ‘Moderate’ resorts offering more comfort and amenities than the Values, but still at reasonably affordable prices. Widely regarded as the best of these is the twin complex of Port Orleans Riverside and Port Orleans French Quarter. Nestled along the banks of the Disney-created Sassagoula River, these two resort hotels are probably the best themed, and certainly the most picturesque, places to stay within Walt Disney World without breaking the bank.

Completely unofficial and unbiased, PortOrleans.org should provide you with absolutely everything you need to know for your stay at either of these beautiful resorts. Enjoy exploring, and have a magical day!

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