Disney Vacation Club at Disney's Boardwalk Villas
Disney's BoardWalk Villas opened to guests in June of 1996 and was the first DVC resort built with a sister hotel onsite, Disney's BoardWalk Inn. Its legal name is Disney Vacation Club at Disney's BoardWalk Villas, a leasehold condominium. Ownerships at this resort are deeded as a ground lease that expires on January 31, 2042. This resort consists of 383 vacation homes: 149 lockout villas, 130 one bedroom villas, 97 studio villas, and 7 grand villas. This deluxe Disney resort is built on the shore of Crescent Lake, and is themed to create the ambiance of Coney Island in the early 1900's. There is an authentic wooden boardwalk which encircles the lake with restaurants, shopping, a retro dance hall, midway games, and street performers. Guests can rent bicycles or pedicabs (multi-seat pedal vehicles) to cruise around the lake, or simply relax at a cafe by the water and
listen to the cycling pianist! Luxury villas offer full kitchens, dining areas, and laundry facilities. On site amenities include themed restaurants, an interactive feature pool area for adults and children, general store, exercise facilities, sauna, hot tubs, and planned activities for all ages. Guests at this resort can walk to a private Epcot entrance.