WDW Vacation Planning News

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.

MouseManager Planning Tool Updated

The Mouse Manager vacation planning tool has recently been upgraded with a number of new features for Disney Vacation Club members.  Version 1.1.2 includes point charts for newer DVC resorts including the Bay Lake Tower and Grand Californian, as well as support for the reallocated 2010 point charts.  Mouse Manager is a FREE application with versions for both Mac and PC users.  Visit www.mousemanager.com for additional details.

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DVC Points App for iPod

It was only a matter of time before Disney Vacation Club came to the iPod Touch and iPhone.  Brown Tiger Incorporated has created the first interactive DVC point calculator for these popular Apple platforms.

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Fall Passholder Discounts at DVCs

Looking to extend a Disney Vacaction Club trip?  Don't want to use your points for weekend nights?  Now through December 24, 2009 Disney is offering discounts of more than 40% on Studio villas at Disney's Old Key West and Saratoga Springs resorts to Walt Disney World Annual Passholders.

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