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Guide to Disney’s Riviera Resort

While planning your next vacation, you are going to want to check out this Guide to Disney’s Riviera Resort! It’s filled with helpful information to learn what to expect and get excited about your stay. Your visit is sure to be enchanted with all the beautiful Disney touches. With plenty to see and do, as well as accommodations it’s a magical stop you won’t want to miss. 

Why Stay At Disney’s Riviera Resort

  • The resort is insanely beautiful with gorgeous pops of color and style.
  • Rooms are comfortable and make you feel right at home. 
  • The food is amazing, so it’s perfect for foodies! 
  • If relaxing is your thing, then they have you covered!
  • The resort opened in 2019 and it’s in pristine condition.
  • It’s located on the Disney Skyliner Route.

The Rooms

There are several room options to fit your needs. Here is a breakdown of each type of room they offer:

1 Bedroom Villa

There are two options for the 1 bedroom villa rooms. The first option comes with a standard view and the second has a preferred view. Other than the view, both rooms have the same amenities and comforting touches. They sleep up to 5 guests and feature a split bathroom and 2 sink areas.

Additional Amenities Include:

  • Wifi
  • Jetted Tub
  • Walk-in Shower
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Private balcony or porch

Deluxe Studio 

You can choose between a preferred or standard view. Both options offer a gorgeous room that is in pristine condition and a great place to call home for your stay. You can have up to 5 guests in the rooms and they all have a queen bed, queen pull-down bed, and a single pull-down bed. 

If you choose the preferred view, you will get a room that oversees the courtyard, Disney Skyliner, beautiful landscaping, pool, or the lake. 

Amenities Include:

  • Kitchenette with microwave, and coffee maker
  • Plastic eating utensils
  • Paper bowls and plates
  • Wet bar
  • Wifi
  • A split bathroom that has a shower and tub along with a separate walk-in shower
  • Hair Dryer

2 Bedroom Villa

Ideal for larger groups and offer some privacy with 2 separate bedrooms. They have a standard view and preferred view just like the other rooms. Both rooms have 1 king bed, 2 queen beds, a queen pull-down, and a single pull-down. 

These rooms have fantastic amenities to make your stay amazing. 

Amenities include:

  • Full kitchen
  • Master Bathroom
  • Guest Bathroom
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Private balcony or porch

Tower Studios

The tower studios are a great room choice for up to 2 guests. The rooms are gorgeous and offer a private balcony for relaxing. The views are either of the landscaping or the parking area, but the privacy is fantastic.

Amenities include: 

  • Walk-In Shower
  • Wifi
  • Desk
  • TV
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Plasticware 
  • Paper plates & bowls

3 Bedroom Grand Villa

It’s no surprise with the word “grand” in the title that this is the ultimate room! They sleep up to 12 guests and have all the amenities you could want. Each of the rooms offers a gorgeous view of the lake along with a king bed, 4 queen beds, and a queen sofa sleeper. 

Amenities include:

  • Full kitchen, dining area, and island
  • Washer & Dryer
  • 3 bathrooms, including master bath
  • Wifi
  • Private porch or balcony

Food & Dining

Let’s face it, part of an amazing vacation is kicking back enjoying some tasty meals. Well, you are in luck when you visit Disney’s Riviera Resort! They have several DELICIOUS options to choose from. 

Topolino’s Terrace

Topolino’s Terrace has both French and Italian cuisine to make your taste buds do a happy dance. The rooftop views make this a destination location for anyone who wants a relaxing, but classy atmosphere. 

You’ll find lots of tasty breakfast choices for adults and kids while you dine with Mickey and friends! They even have allergy-friendly options and they are delicious. You can even start the morning with a mimosa. 

For dinner, you’ll be drooling when you lay your eyes on the incredible food. The hand-crafted pastas are sure to make your heart skip a beat. Or if you are more of a seafood and steak person, they have you covered there too. 

You’ll also find tasty desserts, lots of kid-friendly options, cocktails, wines, beer, and plenty of allergy-friendly choices. 

While they do close from 12:15 pm – 5:00 pm every day, they are certainly the perfect spot for breakfast or dinner. 

Primo Piatto

With a complete menu, it’s a great stop for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Whether you are in the mood for a Doppio Espresso or a bottle of Parducci Chardonnay they have you covered. Oh, and don’t forget to snag one of the resort’s refillable mugs as a souvenir during your visit!

Hot sandwiches, pizza, burgers, soups, and salads are the heart of the menu, and let me tell you, they are all fabulous. Plus, they have a bakery with cinnamon buns, chocolate croissants, and more. 

It’s the perfect family atmosphere!

Le Petit Cafe

If you are in the mood for some drinks and a light snack, Le Petit Cafe is wonderful. Munch on a charcuterie board along with some wine. Or sip on a cup of Joe to get a caffeine boost for the day. They have lots of options for drinks and cocktails, so don’t skip this stop. 

Bar Riva

This open-air pool bar is the definition of relaxing fun. You can sink your teeth into some really good eats like burgers, chicken wings, and salads! Or stick with some Classic Tiramisu for an afternoon pick-me-up.

There is no shortage of cocktails, beer, hard seltzers, frozen drinks, and wines either. 


We’ve covered the rooms, places to eat, and now it’s time to talk about the extras that make Disney’s Riviera Resort the perfect place to relax and enjoy your vacation. 


The pools are Mediterranean-themed and give you lots of opportunities to splash the day away. And if playing around in the water isn’t your thing, head over to the many lounge chairs and relax under a large umbrella. Don’t forget the cocktails!

Your kids are going to have a blast at the S’il Vous Play area which is the perfect location for them to let loose. It’s interactive and the kids won’t be able to wipe the smiles from their faces. 

To unwind with a little bit of peace and quiet, head to the Beau Soleil Pool. 

There are several options for playing in the water during your stay.


If you don’t want to miss your workout just because you are on vacation, be sure to check out the Athletique Fitness Center. They have everything from treadmills to weights to keep your body moving.

Plus, there is a lovely path outdoors that is ideal for a morning walk or jog. Don’t forget to bring a camera because the views are stunning.

Fun Times

The resort offers several things to do right there without having to leave. They have several lawn activities to keep the family busy. Enjoy playing a game of bocce ball or get into a friendly game of lawn chess. 

During the evening, you can gather the family and enjoy some outdoor time with a fire pit too. 

We hope you love your stay at Disney’s Riviera Resort! There is plenty to keep you busy while you are there.

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