Emerald Island Resort is a gated and guarded vacation community located just south of Disney's Animal Kingdom.  Surrounded by a conservation area, it encompasses over 300 acres with tropical landscaping and wooded areas right in the middle of the resort.  Once inside, you'll feel as if you have entered a special preserve.  Guests can utilize all the facilities provided within the complex.

Gated Resort Community

  • Guard House staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • Vehicle registration and proof of stay required
  • Temporary resort parking passes issued if arriving outside clubhouse operating hours


  • Open 8:00am - 10:00pm daily
  • Concierge staff can assist with restaurant reservations, information regarding transportation services, shopping, local golf courses, and more
  • ​Business services available (small charge for print/fax services)
  • Free internet cafe, computers available for use
  • 24-hour ATM available
  • ​Free coffee and tea
  • ​TV room
  • Restroom facilities

Fitness and Outdoor Recreation 

  • Fitness center and sauna  (located in clubhouse)
  • Community Pools and Spa
  • Lighted Tennis courts  (refundable deposit required for equipment)
  • Sand volleyball court  (refundable deposit required for equipment)
  • Lighted Basketball court  (refundable deposit required for equipment)
  • Childrens play structures
  • Walking trails

Tiki Bar

  • Located in main community pool area (entrance through clubhouse)
  • ​Operating hours 11:00am - 10:00pm daily
  • Beer, wine, and wine-based liquors
  • Hot foods and snacks
  • Daily happy hour drink and food specials
  • Music and karaoke every Saturday

Quiet Hours

  • Quiet hours in place for the enjoyment of vacationing guests from the hours of 11:00pm to 7:00am


  • Recreational vehicals of any kind cannot be parked in the resort.
  • Other parking arrangements are available off-site
  • Contact concierge for the most current information 407-787-3965  

​​in Emerald Island Resort, Kissimmee, Florida

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