WDW Vacation Planning News

Holiday savings at Disney Villa accommodations

Mousesavers.com is reporting on cash rate discounts currently being offered for Saratoga Springs and Old Key West villa accommodations.  Guests can save up to 25% off of the normal rate for most nights between now and January 2, 2010.  Meanwhile in January and early February Disney Villa accommodations are discounted up to 45% off of rack rates.

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UPDATE: New DVC iPhone/iPod Touch App

A new Disney Vacation Club application is available for iPhone and iPod Touch owners.  The app is called "D Point" and it can assist owners with calculating the number of points needed for their DVC reservations.

UPDATE:  The D Point app was recently enhanced to include 2011 point values, saving of reservations and more!

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WDW Parking Price Increase

Effective this past weekend Walt Disney World raised parking prices from $12 to $14 per automobile in theme park lots.  Website Mouseplanet.com lists the following prices for other vehicle types:

Auto, Taxi, Motorcycle, Limo, Shuttle:  $14
Auto/Trailer, Camper, RV:  $15
Bus, Tractor-Trailer:  $18

Guests staying at Walt Disney World resorts, including Disney Vacation Club resorts, receive free parking.  Annual Passholders also park for free.

Owner's Locker Now Renting Strollers

The folks behind the Owner's Locker vacation storage solution have expanded their offerings into the world of stroller rentals.  Magic Strollers is a new program which allows Walt Disney World guests to rent a single or double stroller for the duration of their trip at significant savings over Disney prices. Customers of Owner's Locker receive a 20% discount on all stoller rentals.

Visit www.magicstrollers.com for details.