News You Can Use
September 15, 2016
Coded Remark Update - Bay Lake Tower SKYBR
Our Resort Partners at Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort have removed the coded remark (fixed request) SKYBR from all systems.
- Members may still request NEL (near elevators).
Disney's Animal Kingdom Update - Complimentary Insect Repellent Stations
The following locations are offering complimentary insect repellent in the event you receive questions from Members attending the Safari Spectacular events:
- Expedition Storage Lockers
- First Aid
- Discovery Trading Company
- Dawa Bar
- Discovery River Theater (Asia side)
This information can be found in CenterStage >> Search: insect repellent
Disney's Beach Club Update - Afternoon Tea at Crescent Solarium Update
The Afternoon Tea at Crescent Solarium experience schedule for the remainder of 2016 has been removed from the Guest Tab of The HUB.
- Members and Guests interested in afternoon tea may still enjoy this experience at the Garden View Tea Room, located at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.
My Disney Experience Update
Members and Guests using the current version of the My Disney Experience mobile app (3.7) should expect to see an update within the week for both iOS and Android operating systems. Version 3.7.1 contains the following fixes:
- Android Devices: will display park hours again.
- iOS Devices: Reservations and plans will appear without needing to sign out, source-close the app and signing back in; iPhone 6S users will be able to access FAQ again.
- Android and iPad Users: Will be able to accept the Terms & Conditions within the app again. Currently, they must visit the website, accept the new Terms & Conditions, then they can sign into the mobile app again.
Other updates coming soon to the mobile app include:
- Attractions currently under refurbishment will appear as such under Wait Times.
- Repeated requests to sign in will be resolved
Disney Difference - New Locations Offer Cast Dining Discount
More locations across the Walt Disney World Resort now accept the 20% Cast Member dining discount. Recently added locations include:
- Disney Springs: Aristocrêpes, B.B. Wolf’s Sausage Co., The Daily Poutine
- Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa: Narcoossee's (brunch)
- Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park: Tiffins (lunch and dinner with no time restrictions) and Nomad Lounge
Refer to complete discount rules, block-out dates and list of participating locations available on The Hub.