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INTERCOT > Resorts > Disney Resorts > Port Orleans Resort French Quarter

Port Orleans Resort French Quarter

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French Quarter buildings

Without a doubt, our favorite moderately priced resort, themed after the French Quarter in New Orleans. This resort houses 1,008 rooms in 7 colorful three-story buildings adorned with wrought iron railings and tin roofs. The Delta City is alive at this charming resort.

The Mint

Guests arrive at Port Orleans Square, which houses the resort's main building. Styled after a turn of the century mint, with check-in windows styled after those used by bank tellers, The Mint is where guests will find the front desk, food court, gift shop, and arcade.  This hotel has a great pool, "Doubloon Lagoon," surrounded by a sea serpent water slide being commanded by King Neptune. The combination of detail, service, value and comfort make this resort outstanding. Its smaller footprint provides a more intimate feel than its other moderate counterparts on property.

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The Port Orleans Riverside and French Quarter are "sister resorts." This means that they share recreational facility access and guests may utilize the swimming pools at either resort. Each resort has its own main building, food court, gift shop, and front desk, but only Port Orleans Riverside has a full service restaurant.

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Accommodations:

Rooms at the French Quarter are available with one of four views: Standard View, Garden View, River View, or Pool View. All rooms are the same size. Rooms have 2 queen beds or 1 king bed (king bed rooms are a bookable category, they cannot be requested). Rooms are located in three story buildings with elevators.

What can I expect to pay for a room?
Rooms range from $175-$321 per night. Rates fluctuate based on season and are higher on weekends and holidays.

 

Standard Room

Bathroom  River View Room

Size of Rooms: 314 square feet

Number of beds: 2 queen or 1 king bed. Accessible rooms are available.

Features of Room
: Nightstand,
refrigerator, armoire, TV, luggage rack, small safe, small table with 2 chairs, coffee maker, refrigerator, free Wi-Fi.

Bathroom: 2 pedestal sinks with mirrors in a vanity area separate from the tub and toilet. Hairdryer is provided.

Balcony: No

Occupancy: Maximum four person occupancy per room. If there are more than 2 adults in a room, there is an additional charge of $15 per adult, per night.

Dining:

Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory

Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory Food Court
A variety of Creole inspired dishes such as: gumbo, chicken with red beans and rice and freshly made beignets; Burgers, pizza, ice cream, and baked goods are also available along with a selection of kid's meals. Grab and go items are also available.

Hours: 6:00AM-12:00AM; Breakfast 6:00AM-11:00AM

Mardi Grog’s
Pool Bar serving up specialty drinks and frozen concoctions, beer, wine, and sangria.
Hours: 11:00AM-6:00PM
Mardi Grog's
   
Scat Cat's Club
Lounge featuring live music select nights. Full bar with specialty drinks, appetizers, sandwiches, salads, and soups.
Hours: 4:00PM-12:00AM
Scat Cat's Lounge
   
Sassagoula Pizza Express
Room Delivery Pizza
Hours: 4:00PM-12:00AM
Pizza Delivery


Recreation:

Doubloon Lagoon

Swimming: The main pool area, Doubloon Lagoon, features a water slide and a hot tub.
 
Playground: A children's playground is located at Doubloon Lagoon.

Bayou Pirate AdventureBayou Pirate Adventure: This excursion for kids aged 4-12 launches from the fishin' hole on Ol' Man Island at the Port Orleans Riverside every day at 9:30 a.m. The 2 hour voyage takes young pirates down the Sassagoula River, where they will hear the legend of Captain John Lafitte, one of the most infamous pirates to sail the waters around New Orleans. At the conclusion of the voyage, pirates will discover treasure and divide up the booty! A small snack is provided. Reservations are required. The cost is $37 per child. Children must be potty trained.

Games: South Quarter Games Arcade is located in The Mint
 
Fitness: Jogging and walking trails located along Sassagoula River. The Marina at Port Orleans Riverside, located along Saasgoula River offers bicycle and surrey bike rentals. Carriage Rides are also offered. See our Horseback Riding & Hayrides for more details.

Fishing: Excursions are available; Cane pole fishing near Ol' Man Island at Port Orleans Riverside is also available.

Shopping: Jackson Square Gifts & Desires located at The Mint: Disney character merchandise, resort logo items, clothing, souvenirs, snacks, and sundries.

Transportation:

Bus: Bus transportation is available to all theme parks, water parks, and Disney Springs.

Approximate Duration:
Disney's Hollywood Studios -- 15 minutes
Epcot -- 10 minutes
Magic Kingdom -- 10 minutes
Animal Kingdom -- 15 minutes
Disney Springs -- 15 minutes

Boats: You may reach Disney Springs by traveling on the Sassagoula River Cruise.

Room Location:

What building is closest to the pool area?
Building 5 & 2

What buildings are closest to the main bus stop?
Building 4

What buildings are closest to the food court?
Building 4 or 3

What is the Closest Attraction?

Virtually equidistant to the Parks.

Is there Childcare at the resort?
There is no supervised place for childcare.  For childcare options visit our page on Childcare facilities.  

Check In/Out:
Check in time is after 3:00 PM. Check out time is by 11:00 AM.

Address:
Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter
2201 Orleans Drive
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830-1000
Telephone: (407) 934-5000
Fax: (407) 934-5353

 

 

 
 
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