Disney Hotel Santa Fe

Disney Hotel Santa Fe

Start your engines! Disney Hotel Santa Fe awaits you along Route 66! Fans of the Pixar film Cars will feel at home with Lightning McQueen at this sun-kissed, neon-lit Disney Hotel. Rated as the best budget hotel at Disneyland Paris, you get all the magic of a Disney hotel at a fraction of the price!

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Disney Hotel Santa Fe Theme

If you love the world of Disney and Pixar’s Cars, you’ll feel right at home at this warm, colourful homage to Route 66, the American Southwest and Cars. And it’s geared for all budgets, too.

The hotel is the work of an American architect, Antoine Predock, who lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico. With this influence, the Disney Hotel Santa Fe theme takes inspiration from the spectacular American Southwest, New Mexico landscapes and the iconic sights of Route 66 and the Pixar movie Cars. Its even has a volcano, tex-mex style cacti growing outside and hotel blocks are built in the style of the adobe houses of this region.

The entrance to Disney Hotel Santa Fe and the main parking area is created to mimic the old style American drive-in theater, where you are watching Flash McQueen and Sally Carrera from the Pixar Cars film on the big screen!

Hidden Detail: On the walls of the bus pick up area, you will also find a roadmap of Route 66. By California you will see a painting of Walt Disney walking through Disneyland Sleeping Beauty Castle.

Disney Hotel Santa Fe Room Types & Review


The rooms are bright, bold and colourful and has everything you would expect from a comfortable stay in a Disney budget hotel. Each room is inspired by the world of Cars, from the bed throws, license plate border, right down to the cosy cone lighting!

As this is one of the Disneyland Paris “budget hotels” you will not find many in room facilities such as a kettle, fridge or iron in the room.  

Types of Rooms Available

Revved-up rooms
Recharge your batteries in bright, colourful bedrooms furnished and decorated with all things Cars. And for even more comfort, choose a riverside room or a room near hotel facilities!

TOP TIP: If you want a quieter stay, ask for a room near the river!

Cars Standard Room

  • Rooms inspired by Disney Pixar’s Cars
  • 1 double bed and 1 set of bunk beds or 2 double beds
  • Sleeps up to 4 People
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Cars Standard Room near Hotel facilities

  • Rooms inspired by Disney Pixar’s Cars
  • Situated near the reception, restaurant and other facilities.
  • Sleeps up to 4 People (2 double beds)
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Cars Standard Room – River side

  • Rooms inspired by Disney Pixar’s Cars
  • Extra peace and quiet next to the river.
  • Sleeps up to 4 People (2 double beds)
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Disney Hotel Santa Fe Character Meet & Greets

Disney Hotel Santa Fe Character Meet & Greets

You’ll find some of the most popular characters drop by the hotel lobby including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Goofy and Pluto whom all have their special Santa Fe outfits! Strike a pose and capture a selfie y’all will never forget!

Top Tip: Anybody can visit the meet & greet and not just guests staying at the Disney Hotel Santa Fe. Make sure to check the latest times as characters will be available either in a morning or evening.

Hotel Amenities

They are many unique amenities and facilities at the Disneyland Paris Santa Fe Hotel including an indoor playground and arcade. As the hotel is divided into several blocks (also called pueblos) which create a number of ‘trails’ to complete. This is a great activity to do with the kids, you may see a volcano or UFO! They are 4 trails available Luigi, Mater, McQueen and Sally

Additional benefits of staying at the Disneys Hotel Santa Fe is:

  • Extra Magic Time
  • Free Parking
  • Free unlimited Wi-Fi
  • Free Shuttle to the Parks
  • Free baby cot
  • Free Luggage Storage
  • Concierge
  • Magic Pass
  • Shopping Delivery Service
  • Baby-Sitting (surcharge)
  • Disabled Guest Access
  • Free Safety Deposit Box
  • Disney & International TV Channels
  • PressReader

Disney Hotel Santa Fe Location

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All Disney hotels at Disneyland Paris are located very close the parks. Disney Hotel Santa is located about a 10-15 minute walk from Disneyland Paris, but the hotel also offers a free shuttle bus. The walk to the park takes you along a scenic route where you walk beside the Rio Grande river and the Lake Disney.

As well as walking to the parks, you can also take advantage of the free shuttle service. The Santa Fe hotel has its own dedicated shuttle bus, meaning you never have to wait long for the free transport to the park. The bus pick up and drop off location is located at the front of the hotel and it takes you to the Chessy Marne la Vallée Bus Station, located just outside the entrance to the parks.

Restaurants, Bars & Stores

La Cantina

  • Route 66-inspired pit stop and enjoy the all-you-can-eat buffet of Tex-Mex and International foods.
  • Open for Breakfast and Dinner
  • Breakfast: 7am to 11am, €21 for Adults,  €14 for Children
  • Dinner: 6pm to 10:30pm, €34 for Adults,  €22 for Children

Rio Grande Bar

  • At the heart of the hotel, with its selection of hot and cold drinks and colourful cocktails.
  • Spend the evening in this colourful, South-West-style bar and explore a whole new world filled with authentic decorations
  • Follow Route 66 and unwind in this lively bar straight from the American South-West. Try a margarita, a mojito and more.
  • Open 4:30pm to 12am.


  • Take your foot off the gas and pull into where you’ll enjoy a wide range of tasty snacks and delicious hot and cold drinks.
  • This is a full-service Starbucks store.
  • Treat yourself to a tasty snack with a tasty coffee, hot chocolate or tea

The Trading Post

  • Browse a wide selection of Disney souvenirs at this convenient store.
  • Discover the western decor of this mighty fine shop where you’ll find plenty of Disney souvenirs, toys, sweets and treats!
  • Open 8am to 12am

Disney Hotel Santa Fe FAQ

We asked our Instagram followers what questions they always want to know when booking a Disney Hotel. Here are some of the most popular questions we were asked. If you have any other questions please do leave us a comment….

How can you book a room at Disney’s Hotel Santa Fe?

We always advise you to book your Disney hotel rooms direct with Disneyland Paris.
Click here to book a room at Disney Hotel Santa Fe

How do Annual Pass Holders book a room with their AP Discount?

Disneyland Paris Annual Pass holders can book a discounted stay at Disney Hotel Santa Fe and get up 40% off the room price. You can only book via the dedicated booking line.
If you don’t have an Annual Pass you can read our guide or buy a pass online here.

Is the Disney Hotel Santa Fe suitable for families with young children?

The route 66 and Cars theme of the the hotel makes this a great place to stay for families with children. As well as the incredible theming, children can also take advantage of the indoor play area, arcade and many discovery trails.

Is Hotel Santa Fe suitable for guests with disabilities?

Yes, the hotel is suitable for guests with disabilities. If you do have any access requirements please do make sure you mention this on your booking.

Is there a character meet and greet at Disney Hotel Santa Fe?

Yes, you can meet a wide variety of characters at the Santa Fe including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Goofy and Pluto. Make sure to check the current advertised times as this can happen in a morning or evening.

Are the rooms air conditioned?

No, the rooms at the Santa Fe are not air conditioned

Is there a swimming pool at the Disneys Santa Fe Hotel?

No, there is not a pool at the Santa Fe Hotel.

Do you get a safe in the room

Yes, each room has its own safe. You can also store special items or larger items with a specific safe with the cast members in reception.

Is there parking at the Santa Fe Hotel?

Yes, there is parking available at Disney Hotel Santa Fe.

Is there a place to store your luggage at the Santa Fe Hotel?

Yes there is a safe and secure luggage storage facility at the hotel. You can store as many bags as you wish, and can store them on the day of your arrival and day of departure.

Do you get breakfast included with the hotel booking?

No, breakfast is not included unless you choose to add a meal plan.

Do you have any other questions about this hotel? Let us know in the comments below and we will do all we can to help!

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