Shopping in Downtown Disney

You can find the outside complex Downtown Disney in the Walt Disney Resort in Orlando.  The great thing about it is that it is open to everyone with free admission and free parking.

villas near disneyIf you’re staying nearby in an Orlando vacation rental, Downtown Disney will give you a fun destination for some shopping for all the family.

Downtown Disney is divided into three areas, the Marketplace, Pleasure Island and the West Side.


  • At Marketplace you’ll find a selection of shops including World of Disney for all your Disney memorabilia
  • Checkout Tren-D for all the latest fashion accessories from handbags to bracelets, watches to ipod cases and some clothing too
  • You’ll also find several other Disney related stores like Goofy’s Candy Company for all your sweet treats, Team Mickey celebrating everything about the Mouse, Disney Pin Traders for great pin or badge souvenirs
  • Once Upon a Toy has every imaginable toy for your pleasure from old classics like Tinker toys and Mr Potato Head to board games galore and more
  • At the LEGO Imagination Center you’ll be inspired by some huge LEGO built models and of course you can buy more bricks for your collection
  • Try Leftys for presents for all your left-handed friends
  • Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique where any young princess can get her princess makeover

Pleasure Island

  • Curl by Sammy Duval has everything you could wish to buy that is connected to the surf.  Sammy Duvall is an expert at knowing what you might want; he’s a water-skier based in Florida
  • Fuego by Sosa Cigars can be found in the center of the island and is a cigar bar
  • Orlando Harley-Davidson surely needs no introduction; this is the place for all the Harley-Davidson gear.  Even if you’re not ‘into’ these world renowned bikes, a visit to the store will be enlightening

The West Side

  • Ridemakerz where you can customise your own toy car …
  • Apricot Lane and Blink by Wet Seal for fashion and accessories
  • Sunglass Icon for the trendiest sunglasses
  • Another Harley Davidson outlet
  • See all the magnets in Magnetron
  • Something Silver to snap yourself a piece of designer jewellery

All shopped out – head back to chill at your villa near Disney.