D23’s Destination D event was jam-packed with news and announcements from Bob Chapek, Disney Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products Chairman. Some exciting news included the name of a previously announced new nature-themed resort in Walt Disney World and details on another resort opening in 2019.
Chapek also shared a sneak peek of Disney’s Riviera Resort, currently in progress, opening in the fall of 2019.
New Disney World Resort Name Announced
The new nature-themed resort will be named Reflections – A Disney Lakeside Lodge.
This will be a deluxe, nature-inspired resort with more than 900 hotel rooms and proposed Disney Vacation Club villas.
Details on Disney’s Riviera Resort Announced
Chapek also offered a sneak peek at Disney’s Riviera Resort, inspired by the European grandeur Walt Disney experienced in his travels along the Mediterranean coastline.
Projected to open in fall 2019, this proposed resort will be the 15th Disney Vacation Club property.
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