Anti-bacterial Lotion / Sanitizing Gel
Great for when you want to eat a snack while waiting in an
To carry items to the parks in.
Band-Aids/(Full First Aid Kit a good idea)
Even if your not planning on getting in the water
- remember all Disney pools are heated.
For cameras, fans, flashlights....
For the water parks.
to the pool, or at one of the water parks
You'll NEED the water in the warmer/hotter months - get a case
and freeze it before hand, keep it in a large ice chest.
Get one for each of your kids, let them have fun taking their
Make sure to get one Underwater
type if you plan to go to the Water Parks
Make sure you bring both a spare
set and your glasses.
Rooms do not come with refrigerators (available
at extra cost )
Large Cooler for the Room
Small (soft sided lunch box type) one to take to the parks
Ear Plugs (soft-squeeze type)
Many attraction and Fireworks Displays are very loud. Ear Plugs
are great for children who may be sensitive to loud noises.
Empty Small Suitcase/Duffle Bag
You always bring back more than you take. Remember you can
also have many of your purchase shipped home so that you don't
For you and the kids. Kids can carry their own stuff. If everyone
has a fanny pack it distribute the load.
Higher speed works best for indoor shots
- WDW does not sell it on property.
Quarters & Pennies
For pressed pennies and quarters - these make inexpensive
collectable items. And are lots of fun for the kids to try and
Glow Sticks or Fun Lights
Nighttime at Disney is magical, and Disney sells lots of glowing
or lighted items. Bring some of your own and save.
You won't find GUM sold anywhere on Disney property - bring your
Florida sun is very strong!
All resorts have a self-server laundry - and you can purchase
small by expensive one load packages - Bring your own and save.
Local Access Number
For ISP to check the e-mail (if you really have to)
Mark everything with your name and address, Disney
tries to return lost items if they can.
Make sure they are in the carry-on luggage
Clippers and File
If flying make sure not to pack these in your carryon
luggage or to take these into the parks
Get one of the little emergency repair kits to carry in
Check to see if you have or can get temporary national
CD player and CDs
Make sure to have Insurance both Health and Car (even
if not driving you will need proof of insurance if renting a car)
Make sure if you are taking anyone else children that you have their insurance
and would be a good idea to also have a Power of Attorney.
Cheap ones from most "dollar stores" (Dollar
Tree) work great - their small and easy to carry and can be
throw away after one use.
Pins and/or Diaper Pins
If you have sensitive skin, it's best to bring your
buy new shoes for your vacation, you will be walking several miles
everyday. Bring two pairs of comfortable, broken-in shoes.
Small individual wrapped items for snacking in the
parks (Beef Jerky, Granola Bars, Raisins,....)
Bring a extra pair of sock for every day.
Laundry pre-treating stick. Use on anything that gets stained, so you can wait
until you get home.
For use at the Resort Pool and at the Water Parks.
Florida sun is very strong!
Pop tarts and toast for breakfast can save you money if
your own a budget.
/ Confirmation (Good Idea to make Copies)
Make sure you have your Park Tickets or Special Entertainment
Tickets (if you purchased in advance.
Make sure you have all Airline Tickets.
/ Books / Games
To keep kids entertained - especially if it rains.
Don't pack in carry-on or take into parks.
Way Communications Devices -
These are a must for families that like splitting up and
going their own ways.
Or what ever you camcorder takes - buy extra!
Even if you don't have kid the small pouches of wipes are great for cleaning
up little messes.
Bags (Large Type)
You'll find lots of uses for these