Mom And Daughter Horseback Rding
  • On Feb 15, 2014
    Christine from CT Asked

    1st trip to Aulani in July. Staying in a 2 bdm villa o/view, what room should we request? There are 6 of us, myself & dh, my daughter & son in law, and 2 granddaughters, ages 12 & 10 1/2. What should be on the top of our list of things to do &

    Hi Christine,

    Wow, what a great vacation you have planned!  A stay at a two-bedroom villa at Aulani - A Disney Resort & Spa sounds absolutely fantastic.

    Some of my fellow Disney Parks Moms Panelists recommend requesting a higher floor for a better ocean view.  I also found a thread on an unofficial site which discusses some of the views at Aulani - A Disney Resort & Spa.  Go to the site and search for "Aulani Villas & Views."  You should find a discussion thread about the views from the villas as well as photographs from some of the villas.  If you made your reservations through Disney Vacation Club, you can call Disney Vacation Club Member Services at 1-800-800-9800 to make your request.  As you get closer to your vacation, you can also call the resort directly at 1-714-520-7001 to make your request.  Please do note that while Disney will do their best to honor any requests, they are not guaranteed.

    As to what to do, there are so many possibilities right at Aulani - A Disney Resort & Spa!  Some things that seem to be at the top of many guests' lists include seeing the Starlit Hui, a show that blends traditional Hawaiian and modern entertainment, and having breakfast or dinner at Makahiki - The Bounty of the Islands, a restaurant which offers fresh and international fare.  If you enjoy water activities, many guest enjoy renting snorkel gear, or relaxing in the lazy river.

    I hope that this gives you some ideas for your visit to Aulani - A Disney Resort & Spa, Christine.  I want to thank my fellow Disney Parks Moms Panelists Erin, Kari, Andrea, and Beth C. for their input on this question. Have a wonderful time planning your trip, and please do not hesitate to ask if you have any further questions!
thumbnail image for Mona Leigh

Meet the Panelist: Mona Leigh, Maryland

I'm a Director at the University of Maryland, wife, and mother. When I'm not at work or with my family, I'm often planning a Walt Disney World trip for my family or friends. I'm a Disney Vacation Club Member, and am excited to help you plan your trip!  Learn More About Mona Leigh

Tips from a Disney Vacation Club Mom

Why Choose Membership?

view tips

Didn't find what you were looking for?

To submit your question, please sign in now if you have not already done so.

Ask a QuestionOpens the Ask a Question dialog box.

Update Browser

For a better experience browsing this website, please download an updated version of Internet Explorer.

Or you can continue browsing without updating.