Disneyland® Paris Visitors Guide & Tips
Disneyland Paris is a world in which your dreams really do come true and the magic of Disney comes alive. Experience the joy and excitement of this enchanting land.
Disneyland Paris is bursting at the seams with things to see and do and you can rest assured that all of your favourite Disney characters are on hand to guide you around and help you to have an unforgettable experience. Read through our guide and pick up pointers and tips to make your time even more magical. The fun really does begin at Disneyland Paris!
Travelling to Disneyland Paris couldn’t be easier. Go by Eurostar and you are transported in approximately 2½ hrs from London St Pancreas to Marne La Vallee/chessy station which sits right in front of the main entrance to the park. Marne La Vallee/chessy is also located within the immediate vicinity of most of the Disneyland Paris hotels. Highly recommended is the Disney Express Service which is redeemable at the Disney express counter and includes convenient pre hotel check-ins, kids packs, luggage transfers and park tickets. Alternatively, start your holiday in true swashbuckling style and sail right into the fun with ferry and transfer packages.
Where to stay
There are 7 Disneyland Paris hotels offering convenient and enchanting accommodation in which to base your whole adventure. The hotels are styled and include New York, Victorian and Nautical themed accommodation each with their own unique atmosphere. Your room is available for check-in from 3pm on the day of your arrival with check out being at 11am on the day of departure. Located in and around the park are various associated and selected hotels which are all within short distance of the famous Disneyland main gates.
Rides & Attractions
Disneyland® Park and Walt Disney Studios® Park are each divided into 4 themed areas, each with its own unique theme and experience. Frontierland, Discoveryland, Fantasyland and Adventureland are all located in Disneyland® Park. Whilst the Front Lot, Production Courtyard, Backlot and Toon Studio come together to form Walt Disney Studios® Park. Highlights include Frontierland's Big Thunder Mountain, the amazing Space Mountain: Mission 2 and The Temple of Peril, inspired by the adventures of Indiana Jones all locted in Disneyland® Park. Whilst over in Walt Disney Studios® Park, guests are invited to have a tummy-turning time jamming along with the Rock and Roller coaster starring Aerosmith ride.
For a slower, gentler pace the Art of Disney Animation attraction uncovers all of the magic that brings the famous Disney characters to life. Whilst the Flying Carpets over Agrabah ride lets smaller children board magical carpets allowing you to stand back and watch their little imaginations fly. Recent additions to the ride line up include Cars Race Rally inspired by Disney/Pixar’s animation cars and Finding Nemo’s Crushes’ Coaster, which sees visitors hurtled around on Crushes back as he explorers the ocean deep!
Disneyland Paris also provides other leisure activities to help you enjoy your stay. Golf Disneyland® is an opportunity to take part in a round of Golf or two, whilst Disney® Village offers plenty of opportunity to shop till you drop! As well as all these attractions, the Disney favourites are present such as, meet & greets with your favourite Disney characters, fantastic shows, the vibrant main street parade, and much......much more
Whether you want to grab a quick bite to eat or have a relaxing meal, Disneyland Paris offers a variety of dinning styles and choices. No matter where you are in the resort there is always a restaurant close by to satisfy your needs. There are various half board options available which give guests staying in Disneyland Paris hotels a simple and affordable way to enjoy the variety of restaurants. Billy Bobs Country Western Saloon, The Sports Bar and Hurricanes Discotheque offer exciting entertainment suitable for children accompanied by adults.
Visiting with little ones
The happiness and excitement on children's faces is plain to see, and at Disneyland Paris the staff aim to keep it that way. There are various services and facilities just for little ones throughout the park, which help to make your visit stress free. Most Disneyland Paris Hotels have indoor and outdoor play areas and all have children's corners which host fun activities on certain days to keep the little ones amused. Cots and bottle warmers can be obtained, free of charge and nappies are also on sale at certain shops around the park. Other additional facilities include:
Every effort is made at Disneyland Paris to provide accessible services and facilities for disabled guests, ensuring a magical, happy time is had by all. Facilities are available for those with reduced mobility, visual or hearing impairment and mental disabilities. Disneyland Paris has disability in mind and enables access to all rides, attractions, shops and accommodation.