planDisney Podcast: Beginner’s Guide to Disney Vacation Club

Elyssa Esposito

by , Digital Integration Specialist

On this episode of the planDisney Podcast, we’re talking all things Disney Vacation Club! The panelists are coming to you from Star View Station – A Member Lounge at Disneyland Resort to share what Disney Vacation Club Membership means to them and how they’ve used their memberships to plan magical vacations. Here are three things to look forward to in this episode:

Membership Overview

Whether you’re a solo traveler who frequents Disneyland Resort like Michelle or a mom of 3 kiddos who is always ready for adventure like Keri, the beauty of Disney Vacation Club membership is that it’s custom fit to each of our individual vacation styles. The panelists share insights on using Disney Vacation Club membership to travel to vacation destinations around the world.

Magical Member Benefits

In addition to flexible vacation accommodations, there are so many other great benefits for eligible Disney Vacation Club members, like special events, discounts, and member lounges. Join the panelists inside the first-ever member lounge at Disneyland Resort to hear about some of the magical perks that come along with Membership.

The Newest Disney Vacation Club Property

Have you heard the news? The Villas at Disneyland Hotel is now open at Disneyland Resort! The panelists chat about this exciting new addition and reveal what they’re most excited to experience during their upcoming stays. Stay tuned for an exclusive interview with Dan Coleman, General Manager of Disneyland Hotel, to hear the inspiration behind the newest Disney Vacation Club tower!

To learn more about membership, visit DisneyVacationClub.com or ask a question at planDisney.com.


You can listen to new episodes of the planDisney podcast every third Wednesday of the month on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. You can also join the panelists on location and watch it on the Disney Parks YouTube channel

Join us next month for our planDisney Guide to the EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays Presented by Advent Health. In the meantime, if you’re looking for more Disney travel tips, follow planDisney on Instagram and X (formerly Twitter), or ask your planning questions at planDisney.com.

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All accommodations are subject to availability. Theme Park admission sold separately. Lounge access, activities and events, and exchange options in the Disney Collection and options offered through the hotel exchange program are part of Membership Extras, which is an incidental benefit subject to change or termination, and fees may apply. Must have Membership card, valid photo ID and theme park admission. Eligibility for Membership Extras requires a minimum of 150 Vacation Points for new Members.