The newest Disney Vacation Club Resort at Walt Disney World, Disney’s Riviera Resort is being recognized with a prestigious award for not only its design, but how it runs on a day to day basis!

What’s Happening:

  • Today, Disney has announced that the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) has presented Disney Vacation Club with its ACE Project of Excellence Award for Disney’s Riviera Resort. One of ARDA’s most prestigious recognitions, this award recognizes the highest levels of excellence in the resort industry, taking into account the design of the resort, day-to-day operations and more!
  • This honor recognizes all the amazing “Disney Differences” that make Disney’s Riviera Resort a special place for Members and guests – the attention to the details, design, storytelling, and of course, the trademark Disney service provided by Cast Members.
  • “Inspired by Europe and imagined by Disney,” this beautiful resort pays tribute to Walt and Lillian Disney’s amazing European travels and celebrates the artistry of the Riviera with elegant architecture, stylish accommodations and, of course, delicious food. The food and experience at Topolino’s Terrace – Flavors of the Riviera, Which provides stunning rooftop views of Walt Disney World  and a menu influenced by French and Italian fare.
  • Anyone visiting Disney’s Rivera Resort should be sure to allow plenty of time for exploration! They can’t leave without seeing the two 20-foot-high mosaic murals that line the tunnel to the Disney Skyliner station, especially those of you who are fans of Tangled and Peter Pan!
  • Kids will want to visit S’il Vous Play, where young guests splash and play in a whimsical fountain amid beloved characters from Disney’s Fantasia.
  • More than 40 signature art pieces were created for Disney’s Riviera Resort featuring unique Disney character art inspired by the renowned artistic heritage found along the shores of the European Riviera.  These pieces are scattered throughout the resort, with some only being found in select room types. LP Insider tip: an art on demand system in the resort’s gift shop will not only let you see these pieces, but let you purchase them as well!

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