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Overview of Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House

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2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Balcony

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDisney's Blizzard Beach Water Park5 min drive
    Popular LocationDisney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park10 min drive
    Popular LocationDisney's Hollywood Studios®20 min drive
    AirportOrlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.)30 min drive
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  • Deluxe Studio (Standard View)

    Room amenities

    • 34 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Studio (Standard View)
  • Villa, 1 Bedroom (Standard View)

    Room amenities

    • 58 sq m
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsVilla, 1 Bedroom (Standard View)
  • Deluxe Studio (Savanna View)

    Room amenities

    • 34 sq m
    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Studio (Savanna View)
  • Villa, 1 Bedroom (Savanna View)

    Room amenities

    • 58 sq m
    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed, 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsVilla, 1 Bedroom (Savanna View)

About this area

Kissimmee

Located in Kissimmee's Bay Lake neighbourhood, Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House is near theme parks. Disney Springs® is worth exploring if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park and Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park. Travelling with kids? Don't miss Disney's Hollywood Studios® and Epcot®.
Visit our Kissimmee travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park - 5 min drive
  • ESPN Wide World of Sports - 9 min drive
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park - 10 min drive
  • Disney's Boardwalk - 13 min drive
  • Disney's Hollywood Studios® - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Kissimmee Station - 31 min drive
  • AirportOrlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Boma - Flavors of Africa – Serves breakfast and dinner daily.
  • Jiko - The Cooking Place – Restaurant with a bar offering African cuisine. Serves dinner daily.
  • Sanaa – Theme restaurant with a bar offering African cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
  • Wanyama Safari – Fine-dining restaurant with a bar offering African cuisine. Open daily. Reservations required.

About this property

Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House

Family-friendly Kissimmee resort in Bay Lake, near Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
5 restaurants, 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa are available at this resort. Free WiFi in public areas, a free airport shuttle and a free theme park shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include 4 bars/lounges, a fitness centre and a poolside bar. All 1200 rooms provide conveniences such as sofa beds and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find balconies or patios, 24-hour room service and DVD players.
Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House offers 1200 forms of accommodation with DVD players and a safe. Rooms open to balconies or patios. 55-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a waterslide and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, Zahanati Massage & Fitness Center. Services include Swedish massages and massages.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBTQIA) guests.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
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Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: USD 25 per night
  • Valet parking: USD 33 per night
  • Free 24-hour return airport shuttle
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free local area shuttle
  • Free theme park shuttle

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–11:00 AM: USD 5-30 for adults and USD 5-30 for children
  • 5 restaurants
  • 4 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/games room
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Game/wildlife viewing
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/games room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • DVD player
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free theme park shuttle
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Sofa bed
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Water slide

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - swedish
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in reception
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Sofa bed

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels
  • DVD player

Food and drink

  • Microwave

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The check-in location differs from the property location; to check in, go to My Disney Experience
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Disney's Magical Express service provides roundtrip transportation and luggage delivery to and from Orlando International Airport and select Walt Disney World Resort hotels. Guests who wish to utilize Disney's Magical Express must make a reservation in advance through the Disney's Magical Express website.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 30 for adults, and USD 5 and USD 30 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: USD 25 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 33 per night (in/out privileges)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Property is also known as

Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas Jambo House Hotel
Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas Jambo House Lake Buena Vista
Disney's Animal Kingdom Jambo
Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas Jambo House
Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House Resort
Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House Kissimmee
Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House Resort Kissimmee

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House and receive a full refund?
Yes, Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools.
Is Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House?
Self-parking is available for USD 25 per night. Valet parking is available for USD 33 per night.
What time is check-in at Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House?
Check-in is from 4 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle.
Where is Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House located?
Located in Kissimmee, this family-friendly resort is 1.3 mi (2 km) from Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park and Disney's Hollywood Studios®. Epcot® and Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park are also within 6 mi (10 km).
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

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Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, room comfort
It was a lovely location with staff that were mostly wonderful - rooms somewhat dated and not as clean as expected - I understand a renovation is planned
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

3/5 Okay

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Sad face IconDisliked: Staff & service
Very average
Hotel was not up to disneys customers service standards. We paid for "ritz carlton" service but recieved service more comparable to holiday inn express. We will not stay on Disney properties again
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Family trip
The hotel is great , the room is perfect, the bathroom could be better for a hotel this expensive
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
one of a kind lodge
Jambo house was amazing
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2019

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