Smoking Policy

For the comfort of all Guests, smoking is only permitted in appointed places throughout Walt Disney World Resort.

Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts are NONsmoking except in designated locations.
All Walt Disney World Restaurants are NONsmoking.

RESORT SMOKING POLICY – All Walt Disney World resorts are NONsmoking except in designated locations. Smoking optional rooms are no longer available (as of July 1, 2007). Check at the front desk, the resort map or My Disney Experience mobile app for smoking designated locations.

THEME PARK SMOKING POLICY – Smoking is permitted in clearly marked, specially selected areas only. Check the theme park guide maps or My Disney Experience mobile app for specific locations. These are the only places where you may smoke.

Smoking areas are designated on the Guide Maps for each of the Theme Parks. If you have any questions about where you can go, don't hesitate to ask a Cast Member.

The smoking policy for Disney Springs is that it is permitted in clearly marked, designated areas only. These areas are subject to change due to ongoing expansion efforts. Check the Disney Springs Guide map or My Disney Experience mobile app for specific locations.

Smoking at the water parks, miniature golf courses, golf courses and ESPN's Wide World of Sports has been restricted to designated outdoor areas and lounges.

A fee up to $500 will be charged to Guests who are found smoking in the following nonsmoking areas:

  • Guest rooms, including patio and balcony areas
  • Restaurants
  • Ballrooms
  • Indoor and outdoor common areas

Please note: Smoking marijuana is not permitted at any time in Disney Resort hotels, even in designated smoking areas.

Designated Smoking Areas Subject to Change
Be Sure to Consult your Guide Map




Animal Kingdom Main Entrance
Near entrance to Rainforest Cafe, before the turnstiles.
Animal Kingdom Bradley Falls Down a side path to the left, before you reach UP! A Great Bird Adventure.
Animal Kingdom DinoLand U.S.A Down the path outside the Dinosaur attraction

Future World West

By the water, in front of The Land

Future World East

In front of Mission: SPACE

Epcot World Showcase Plaza Across from Disney Traders and Port of Entry
Epcot World Showcase Between Norway and China
Epcot World Showcase By the Poseidon Fountain in the Italy pavilion
Epcot International Gateway area Down the steps by the water in front of France
Magic Kingdom Main Entrance At the resort boat dock to the left
Magic Kingdom Transportation and Ticket Center Look for signs
Magic Kingdom Tomorrowland To the right of the entrance to Space Mountain
Magic Kingdom Frontierland Across from Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

Main Entrance

At the Sorcerer Mickey topiary before the turnstiles.


Sunset Boulevard

Across from Tower of Terror exit.


Grand Avenue

At the very end of Grand Avenue.