• On Sep 5, 2016
    Angelenia from MI Asked

    I'm going to be in the Los Angeles area from September 21- 24th 2016. I want to take my daughter to Disneyland. I'm on a very limited budget. What's available out there that is affordable?

    Welcome to the Disney Parks Moms Panel, Angelenia. I hope you're having a magical week so far.

    A trip to the Happiest Place on Earth is fun and magical, and you'll certainly create lasting memories with your daughter. However, the cost of tickets to the parks, food, and lodging can add up. But I'm glad you're thinking ahead about budgeting. With proper research and planning, you don't have to break the bank in order to have a pixie-dusted time!

    There are numerous Good Neighbor Hotels near Disneyland Resort that are affordable. Moreover, many will include free parking, wifi, as well as complimentary breakfast. You can find great lodging within walking distance to the parks, and a few places also offer shuttle service to and from Disneyland Resort.

    If complimentary breakfast is included, it'd help cut down on the cost of food during your vacation. Once you're in the parks, you can grab a quick service lunch, and perhaps splurge a bit for a table service dinner. When it comes to merchandise and souvenirs, I find that providing my kids with their own Disney Gift Card is a good way to keep track of spending. 

    I hope this information is helpful for you as you plan an affordable, yet magical vacation for you and your daughter, Angelenia. Please visit us on the Panel again if you have further questions.

    Sending you Pixie Dust,
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Meet the Panelist: Kiki, California

I am a wife and mother to 2 children, a 14 year old daughter and 9 year old son. I have always enjoyed going to Disneyland Resort as a child and now that I am a mother, I love watching my children experience Disneyland Resort through their eyes. It is a true delight seeing my daughter wear a ball gown walking side by side with Cinderella or my son jumping gleefully after he defeated Darth Maul in a light saber duel! Learn More About Kiki

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