Seven Disney Springs® Resort Area Hotels In The Walt Disney World® Resort in Central Florida Offerin

. . . Special rates provide a great way to take in

the new Pandora – The World of Avatar® at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park,

and the many new offerings at the significantly expanded Disney Springs®

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL (May 2017) – In recognition of teachers and school support staff, the seven Disney Springs® Resort Area Hotels in the Walt Disney World® Resort in Florida are offering “Teacher Appreciation Rates.” Available to preschool, daycare, kindergarten – college teachers and support staff in the U.S. and Canada, for stays May 22-September 30, 2017, the special rates provide the opportunity to take in the many exceptional special events that are happening at the Walt Disney World® Resort this spring and summer.

It also is a wonderful time to take in the incredible all-new land Pandora – The World of Avatar®, opening at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park on May 27, 2017. Plus, you can experience the many unique venues at the dramatically transformed Disney Springs® area, formerly known as the Downtown Disney® Area. Inspired by Florida’s charming towns and natural beauty, the vibrant new waterfront Disney Springs® offers a high-quality diverse mix of shops, an impressive variety of new upscale and casual dining options, and outstanding live entertainment options, currently with 130 establishments across its four outdoor neighborhoods.

Featuring an ideal location in the Walt Disney World® Resort, the seven Disney Springs® Resort Area Hotels are within an easy walk to Disney Springs®and also provide shuttle transportation every 30 minutes to all four Walt Disney World® Theme Parks, two water parks, and at night to the Disney Springs® area.

Plus, as a bonus, guests at these hotels also receive the “2017 Disney Springs® Passport” booklet that features exclusive discounts and specials from Disney Springs® merchants on entertainment, shopping and dining. Among the coupons featured in the booklet are discounts and special offers at House of Blues®Restaurant, Rainforest Café® at Disney Springs® Marketplace, T-REXTM, Ghirardelli® Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop, Wolfgang Puck® Express, American Threads, and Sephora.

The special rates also provide the opportunity to take in such exciting new offerings at the Walt Disney World® Resort as Star Wars: A Galactic SpectacularFireworks and The Music of Pixar LIVE! A Symphony of Characters at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®; Frozen Ever After and Soarin’ Around The World atEpcot®; Kilimanjaro Safaris® and the nighttime spectacular Rivers of Light for a full day to night experience at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park