When planning your next Disneyland Paris holiday, some of the major questions you will ask yourself will be when and who do I book my Disneyland Paris holiday with? With options to book direct and through travel agencies or travel companies, this guide is going to explore which booking method will be suitable for you, and your family!
Benefits of booking direct with Disneyland Paris?
Within this article we are highlighting our 5 favourite benefits of booking direct with Disneyland Paris including their booking calendar, zero booking fees, multiple payment options, Zen Guarantee and Price Match Promise.
- The Disneyland Paris Zen Guarantee you can book your Disneyland® Paris holiday with confidence, knowing you have the option to amend or cancel up to 7 days before your arrival.
- The Price Match Promise allows you to book with confidence knowing if you find a lower price for the same Hotel and Tickets package within 7 days of booking, Disneyland Paris will refund the difference and offer you a €20 gift card to use in our boutiques and restaurants during your visit.
- Disneyland Paris take this a step further with a colour coded booking calendar showing guests the cheapest dates to book, as well as showing alternative dates throughout the booking process which could be more cost effective!
These three factors ensure Disneyland Paris are always checking the market and offering the best deals and discount to their guests. We did not see this level of transparency with any of the travel agencies we compared!
When it comes to paying for your Disneyland Paris holiday, their payment options allows you to pay in instalments with a simple 15% deposit. How often and how much you want to pay each time is completely up to you, as long as payment is completed 600 days before your arrival date.
Booking direct means you save even more money as they do not have any bookings fees! When checking the market we saw booking fees as high as €45!
What extras can I add to my booking?
When booking direct with Disneyland Paris you have the option to add ‘extra’s to your Hotel bookings, including meal plans, luggage services, airport transfers, PhotoPass, premier access, birthday treats, meals with Disney Characters or Disney Princess. At the time of writing this article, you are now able to book both Breakfast and Dinner with Disney Princesses and Disney Characters.
In addition to the specific Disney add-ons, you can also book additional excursions such as tours of Paris and Versailles.
What’s the best way to book Disneyland Paris Hotel and Ticket packages
We always believe that booking direct with Disneyland Paris is the best way to book a Disneyland Paris hotel and Ticket package. Not only have they invested in making their booking process one off the easiest ways to book your holiday, but they are also cheaper than some of the most popular travel companies around.
For example we checked, multiple dates, and each time booking direct with Disneyland Paris was always the cheapest, even if only by a few pounds.
For example, during the summer holidays
2 night (3 day) stay in June, (Hotel and Park Ticket)
Another example, during September
2 night (3 day) stay at Hotel Cheyenne (Hotel and Park Tickets)
Whens best to book my Disneyland Paris Holiday
We don’t want to make you panic, but best time to book your Disneyland Paris holiday was yesterday! Disneyland Paris use an availability pricing model, which means the more availability they have within a hotel, the cheaper the price will be. Therefore, to take advantage of this model, we always advise people to book as early as they can. This method will also ensure you save on any transportation too, as many airlines and rail companies use the same pricing model!
Which Disney hotels is the closest to the park?
|1. Disneyland Hotel||0km||0 minute walk||reopening 2024|
|2. Hotel New York – Art of Marvel||0.6km||8 minute walk||Check Price|
|3. Sequoia Lodge||0.85km||12 minute walk||Check Price|
|4. Hotel Newport Bay Club||0.95km||14 minute walk||Check Price|
|5. Hotel Cheyenne||1.1km||18 minute walk||Check Price|
|6. Hotel Santa Fe||1.3km||20 minute walk||Check Price|
|7. Davy Crockett Ranch||8.8km||15 minute drive||Check Price|
They are 7 Disney hotels at Disneyland Paris and unlike other Disney parks around the world, such as Walt Disney World, most of the hotels are within a 5-20 minute walking distance to the park depending on your walking pace.
click here to read our guide on the closest hotels to Disneyland Paris