When you purchase a Membership directly from Disney Vacation Club, you’ll enjoy access to more vacation destinations and other Membership benefits than those who purchase from a 3rd-party resale company. Discover the benefits in the chart below:
|Benefit||Available When Purchased from Disney Vacation Club||Available When Purchased via 3rd-Party Resale|
|Disney Collection Resorts||✔||✘|
|Disney Cruise Line||✔||✘|
|Adventures by Disney||✔||✘|
|Discounts on Theme Park Tickets||✔||✘|
|Exclusive Member Events||✔||✘|
|Top of the World Lounge||✔||✔|
|Disney Vacation Club Resorts||✔||
* Important Information About Access to Disney Vacation Club Resorts
- Effective January 19, 2019, Disney Vacation Club Members who do not acquire their real estate interest directly from Disney Vacation Development, Inc. will only be able to make Vacation Point reservations at Disney’s Riviera Resort if it is their Home Resort.
- Members with an ownership interest at Disney’s Riviera Resort who did not purchase directly from Disney Vacation Development, Inc. may only use those Vacation Points for reservations at their Home Resort, Disney’s Riviera Resort, and the World Collection.
- Members who purchase directly from Disney Vacation Club have the opportunity to use their Vacation Points to stay at all current Disney Vacation Club Resorts and access additional benefits such as Membership Extras.