Tokyo Disney Resort
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Tokyo Disney Resort
Since it opened in April 1983, the Tokyo Disney Resort has been a truly magical place for its guests.
Just twelve kilometers from central Tokyo, Tokyo Disney Resort contains two Disney theme parks — Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea — three Disney-branded hotels and Ikspiari, an exciting shopping, dining and entertainment district. The resort is owned and operated by Japan’s Oriental Land Company under license from Disney Enterprises, Inc.
Tokyo Disneyland, which opened in April 1983, was the first Disney theme park built outside of the U.S. and has become Japan’s most popular family destination. Tokyo DisneySea, opened in September 2001, is a unique Disney park themed to the myths and stories of the sea, all in the grand tradition of Disney-style family entertainment.
Tokyo Disney Resort
Tokyo Disneyland Park
Opened: April 15, 1983
Known as the Kingdom of Dreams and Magic in Japan, Tokyo Disneyland, was the first international Disney park. It is famous for its spectacular productions, particularly its parades and fireworks displays. Modeled after the original Disneyland Park in California, Tokyo Disneyland features 44 attractions and live entertainment venues spread across seven themed lands: World Bazaar, Adventureland, Westernland, Critter Country, Fantasyland, Tomorrowland, and Toontown.
Opened: September 4, 2001
Tokyo DisneySea, which will celebrate its 15th Anniversary beginning April 2016, is the first Disney theme park inspired by the myths and legends of the sea. Tokyo DisneySea takes guests on an epic voyage of romance, adventure, discovery and fun, with never-before-seen attractions, dazzling live entertainment, distinctive fine dining, unique shopping and the richly themed Tokyo DisneySea Hotel MiraCosta, which is located inside the park.
Tokyo DisneySea features 35 attractions and live entertainment venues throughout seven themed ports: Mediterranean Harbor, American Waterfront, Port Discovery, Lost River Delta, Arabian Coast, Mermaid Lagoon and Mysterious Island.
Tokyo Disney Resort Hotels
TOTAL NUMBER OF HOTEL ROOMS: 1,712 (as of January 2016)
Disney Ambassador Hotel, the first Disney hotel in Japan, opened on July 7, 2000. This elegantly designed resort hotel features 1930s American art decor design and special Disney-themed amenities. Here, guests will enjoy experiences unique to Disney Hotels, such as Disney Character Dining, where Disney characters greet them during their meal. And couples can make their dreams come true with Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings in the hotel’s Rose Chapel.
Tokyo DisneySea Hotel MiraCosta opened on September 4, 2001. This luxury hotel captures the elegance and ambience of old-world Italy. “Mira costa” is Italian for “view of the coast,” and the hotel offers accommodations with impressive views of the park’s major waterway and Tokyo Bay.
Tokyo Disneyland Hotel, the third Disney Hotel in Tokyo Disney Resort, opened on July 8, 2008.
The hotel stands at the main entrance of Tokyo Disneyland Park, and because of its location it serves as the “front door” to the resort, welcoming guests with its grand Victorian design. The design blends with the architecture of World Bazaar, which is the irst area guests see upon entering Tokyo Disneyland Park.
Tokyo Disney Celebration Hotel, opening on June 1, 2016, will be the forth Disney Hotel, and will be located in Shin-Urayasu area nearby Tokyo Disney Resort. The designs will celebrate the magic and imagination of Tokyo Disneyland® Park and Tokyo DisneySea® Park in the guest rooms, the lobby and the courtyards. Guests staying in the Tokyo Disney Celebration Hotel will be surrounded by the ambiance of their favorite Disney Park memories, inspiring them to relive moments from their time spent in the Parks, as well as anticipating the experiences awaiting them the next day.
Opened in July 2000, Ikspiari is a 29-acre retail, dining, and entertainment district at Tokyo Disney Resort, consisting of more than 140 shops and restaurants, each with a distinct theme. Also within Ikspiari is Cinema Ikspiari, with 16 screens and 3,500 seats. Ikspiari is located adjacent to the JR Maihama train station, which serves as the gateway to Tokyo Disney Resort.