An all new Disney Vacation Club resort is coming to the Walt Disney World Resort. Bob Chapek, Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts revealed the breaking news at the D23 Expo today. Disney Riviera Resort will be located near Epcot and will connect with areas on the Walt Disney World property with a new skyway transportation system.
“We’re thrilled to announce plans for a new Disney Vacation Club property called Disney Riviera Resort coming to Walt Disney World Resort,” Chapek said. “Our Vacation Club Members are among our most loyal fans, and we think that they will love what we have planned, especially the rooftop restaurant that will offer unbelievable views of nighttime spectaculars at both Epcot and Hollywood Studios.”
Disney Skyliner, the all new gondola transportation system was announced as well. The gondola system will give guests a whole new view of the Walt Disney Wold property, taking guests soaring through the skies the tranportation will including the following resorts:
- Disney Riviera Resort
- Disney’s Art of Animation
- Pop Century
- Carribean Beach
with connections to:
- Hollywood Studios
- International Gateway at Epcot
The Disney Riviera Resort is estimated to open in Fall 2019 and will be the 15th Disney Vacation Property. Stay tuned to Chip & Co. for more details on this Disney Vacation Club Resort, and Disney Skyliner transportation system.