Taking a Disney vacation is a rite of passage for many families – after all there is something special for everyone to enjoy at these magical resorts! Whether you’re marching down Main Street, viewing spectacular fireworks, or snapping photos of your children with their favorite characters, a Disney vacation is like no other.
If you are planning to visit the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida or Disneyland Park in Anaheim, California, or want to set sail on a Disney cruise, you’ll be pleased to know that as an active duty military member, you and your family are entitled to some deep military discounts. Disney is a very military-friendly company and its military discounts offer some of the best Disney deals available.
Mickey Mouse, the Magic Kingdom, and military discounts – it’s the perfect match for family fun and long-lasting memories. Find your Disney military savings below and save on your next getaway:
Walt Disney World Resort, Florida
When – Purchase through Sept. 30, 2015, admission through October 3, 2015
U.S. military personnel can purchase Disney 4-Day Promotional Tickets that include admission on any 4 days for just $177 plus tax. The Park Hopper Option is included which gives you same-day access to all 4 theme parks – Magic Kingdom park, Epcot, Disney’s Animal Kingdom park and Disney’s Hollywood Studios – for each day of your ticket. Add the Water Park for just $30 more plus tax. Purchase the tickets at participating U.S. military sales outlets. There are blackout dates and other restrictions so visit the website for details.
Disneyland Resort, California
When – Purchase through Oct. 1, 2015, admission through October 3, 2015
Active and retired U.S. military personnel can visit Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park and save with a Military Promotional 3-Day Park Hopper Ticket. For just $132 per ticket you can explore both amazing parks on any 3 days. Purchase the tickets at participating U.S. military sales outlets. Visit the website for blackout dates and other details and restrictions.
Special Disney Cruise Line Rates
When – Various times throughout the year
Embark on a Disney cruise and take your family adventures to the sea. Disney Cruise Line offers special discounted military rates on select Disney cruises as a way to honor our nation’s service members.
20% Discount on Rooms and Other Special Packages
Shades of Green AFRC at Walt Disney World Resort, Florida
When – Varies by package
Located in a peaceful wooded setting, this Armed Forces Recreation Center (AFRC) at Walt Disney World Resort is just minutes from the Magic Kingdom. Members of the military can stay in tax-free accommodations, and have access to many dining options, a spa, fitness center, activities, and pools, as well as discounted tickets and a free shuttle to the Walt Disney World Resort. In addition, guests can enjoy an Extra Magic Hours Benefit so you can spend more time in the Disney parks, plus discounted golf at the two surrounding PGA Championship Golf Courses. Shades of Green is an ADA-friendly resort and has a Wounded Warrior suite.
The resort is currently offering U.S. troops from all services and DoD personnel serving a minimum of 270 consecutive days or more in an CENTCOM AOR or Balkans location for OEF/OIF/Operation New Dawn and their dependent children a 20% discount on room reservations ranging from 1 – 14 nights.
Soldiers can also take advantage of the Red White & Blue Salute Package available through September 30, 2016. This package ranges from a 4 night to 8 night stay and includes a breakfast and dinner buffet each day.
Offers are subject to change. See the Shades of Green website for details and eligibility requirements.
Walt Disney World Resort Hotels, Florida
When – Through October 3, 2015
If you want to be in close proximity to all the magic – and receive the Extra Magic Hour early admission benefit – consider staying at one of the many Walt Disney World Resort Hotels. Through October 3, 2015, active and retired members of the U.S. Military can receive special rates. See website for details and blackout dates.
Disneyland Resort Hotels, California
When – Through October 3, 2015
When you stay at a Disneyland Resort Hotel you are conveniently located just steps away from all the Disney enchantment. You also have access to the Extra Magic Hour early admission benefit. Visit by October 3, 2015 and active and military retired service members will receive special rates. See website for details and blackout dates.
With these Disney military discounts, you and your family will have an even happier time at the “happiest place on Earth.” Start planning your Disney vacation and save!