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Resort spotlight: Bay Lake Tower

Resort spotlight: Bay Lake Tower

When you buy or rent DVC points, an endless array of possibilities for your next vacation opens up. One of your choices will be the Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort, where “warm luxury meets modern elegance.”

Read after the jump to learn more about Bay Lake Tower and why it should be your next DVC destination.

Bay Lake Tower: An overview

Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort opened in August of 2009. Located on a peaceful lakefront setting in the resort’s North Garden Wing, it boasts 16 floors with a total of 428 guest rooms. There are no restaurants at Bay Lake Tower save for a lounge, which we will elaborate further in the blog.

Magic Kingdom is just a short walk away from Bay Lake Tower. Due to the close proximity, most of the guest rooms here enjoy unobstructed views of the attraction. The Magic Kingdom rooms, in particular, have wide windows that lets guests fully take in the splendor of the area. At night, one can even watch the fireworks display from one of these rooms.

Accommodations at Bay Lake Tower

There are two types of rooms at Bay Lake Tower: studios and villas.

  • Deluxe studio – Bay Lake Tower’s Deluxe Studios sleep a group of 4 comfortably. Each guest room has one queen bed and one double-sized sleeper sofa. You can choose from three views: the standard (where you can see the parking lot), the lake view, and the theme park view.

    Each Deluxe Studio comes with a kitchenette equipped with a toaster, a mini-fridge, a microwave, and a coffee maker. All rooms have free WiFi service. There’s also entertainment in the form of a flat-panel TV and a DVD player.

  • Villas – Bay Lake Tower’s villas range from 1-bedroom to 2-bedroom configurations. Like the Deluxe Studios, you can choose to have views of the parking lot, the lake, or Magic Kingdom.

    The 1-bedroom villa can sleep up to 5 people with its king bed, queen-sized sleeper sofa, and twin-sized sleeper chair. Meanwhile, the 2-bedroom villa can accommodate up to 9 people, as it is furnished with one king bed, 2 queen beds, a queen-sized sleeper sofa, and a twin-sized sleeper chair.

    All villas at Bay Lake Tower have a fully equipped kitchen, free WiFi, an entertainment system, as well as a whirlpool tub.

Why stay at Bay Lake Tower?

  • Bay Lake Tower is a short walk away from the Contemporary Resort’s dining options. An enclosed walkway will easy lead guests to the main Contemporary Resort area, where there are a ton of restaurants to choose from. This includes the California Grill, which is open for brunch and dinner.
  • You’ll have access to the Bay Cove Pool. This enchanting pool with waterslide is only open to guests staying at Bay Lake Tower. The 20-foot-tall waterslide will provide plenty of excitement, while the whirlpool spa and poolside bar are spots where you can unwind and take in the sights. Smaller children can also have their fun at the water play area.

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