Stroll back to the Atlantic City of a bygone era.
The BoardWalk Inn represents Atlantic City (before the casinos) and the East Coast in general from the 1930s era. Behind the resort buildings is an actual BoardWalk like the famous one in Atlantic City. Along it you’ll find restaurants, shops, and clubs. During the evening street performers will be on hand to entertain you.
The BoardWalk and other resorts in the area are conveniently located between Epcot’s World Showcase and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Both are accessible by walking or Disney water craft.
The BoardWalk Villas, a Disney Vacation Club property is collocated with the BoardWalk Resort and they share all facilities.
There is also a Convention Center located at this resort.
Lounges and Bars
Aa the name implies, there is a boardwalk behind the resort which runs around Crescent Lake. The rear of the resort with Water View rooms runs along the BoardWalk. There are numerous dining and lounge options along the BoardWalk as well as nighttime street performers.
AbracadaBar – S $$ – The new magic themed cocktail bar located next to Trattoria al Forno, a great place to wait on your Advance Dining Reservation. “Curious Cocktails, Worldly Wines, Baffling Beers, and Ciders” are served up by a wait staff who perform magic tricks.
BoardWalk Joes – S$ – Quick Service -Margaritas and snacks.
Belle Vue Lounge is the indoor bar
Leaping Horse Libations is located by the main pool
Restaurants and Dining
Flying Fish Café – D $$$ – Table Service – The menu includes Fish of the Day, Grilled Steak, Potato-Wrapped Snapper, and Florida Rock Shrimp.
Big River Grille & Brewing Works – LD$$ – Table Service – Hand crafted Beers are on hand here. Steaks, Pasta, Chicken, Seafood, and the famous Grilled Meatloaf.
Trattoria al Forno – BD $$ – Table Service – Mediterranean food, Lasagna, Lamb Shank, Braised Beef Bolognese, and Chicken Parm are a few of the entrees.
ESPN Club – LD $$ – Table Service – A Sports Fan’s Sports Bar. Burgers, Sandwiches, Wings, and Nachos
BoardWalk Bakery – BLD $ – Quick Service – Bakery items, Sandwiches (breakfast and others), and Grab and Go Items.
BoardWalk Pizza Window – LD $ – Quick Service – Pizzas whole or by the slice.
BoardWalk To Go – LD $ – Quick Service – Hot Dogs, Corn Dogs, Ravioli, Mozzarella Sticks, Meatball Subs, and Nachos.
Water Taxi – To the Epcot, Disney Hollywood Studios, Yacht and Beach Club Resorts, and Disney’s Swan and Dolphin.
Bus – Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Water Parks, and Disney Springs.
Walking – Easy walk to Epcot, Hollywood Studios is further but doable.
If you are interested in staying at the BoardWalk Inn get a quote from our recommended Fee Free Travel Agent, Ears of Experience.
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