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The 2016 ElixirConf Venue is in the heart of the Walt Disney World® Resort, at the award-winning Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort -- your gateway to Central Florida’s greatest theme parks and attractions.
The resort offers unique Disney Differences with character appearances, theme park events, Disney Institute seminars, and much more.
The sophisticated guest rooms were designed by world-renowned architect, Michael Graves, and feature Westin Heavenly Beds®.
Enjoy 17 world-class restaurants and lounges, including steak, seafood, Italian, sushi, poolside dining venues, and 24-hour room service.
Other amenities consist of stylishly redesigned lobbies, the luxurious Mandara Spa, five pools, two health clubs, whirlpools, four lighted tennis courts, jogging trails, and a supervised children’s activity center.
Guests receive many special Disney benefits, including complimentary transportation to all Walt Disney World® Theme Parks and Attractions, the Extra Magic Hours benefit, and advance tee times on nearby championship Walt Disney World® golf courses.
The perfect mixture of fun and flavor! Enjoy nightly karaoke and one of our unique cocktail creations. Open evenings.
Experience the art of sushi, karaoke, and an intimate atmosphere in our authentic Japanese sushi restaurant. Open for dinner.
Shula’s serves the best beef money can buy, The SHULA CUT®, in addition to the freshest seafood, and 3-5 lb. live Maine lobsters. Critic’s choice for Orlando’s Best High-End Steak House and multi-award winner of Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence. Open for dinner.
Enjoy coastal cuisine from celebrity Chef Todd English, incorporating an innovative selection of fresh seafood in an energetic and vibrant atmosphere. AAA Four Diamond Award and multi-award winner of Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence. Open for dinner.
Join us at Trattoria Il Mulino for an exquisite culinary experience that will transport you to the verdant hills and rustic kitchens of Abruzzo, Italy. Open for dinner.
Disney character dining featured nightly or for breakfast on Saturdays and Sundays. Perfect for family dining. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Savor fresh, made-to-order menu items from our Mediterranean-style market. Open for breakfast and lunch.
Crisp salads, custom grilled burgers, and a delectable array of sandwiches and desserts. Take away homemade or soft serve ice cream. Open for lunch and dinner.
Sleek and contemporary with a hint of South Beach style, this is the perfect place for lunch or dinner. Then transition into evening with cocktails at the illuminated bar. Open seasonally.
Lunch, snacks and ice cream, just steps from the pool and white sand beach. Outdoor seating with table service. Open seasonally.
A curious gallery of evocative art and America’s favorite foods. Self-service dining and sundries, 24 hours a day.
Just a few steps from the Swan lap pool, Splash is the perfect choice for lunch if you’re anxious to get back in the water. Enjoy a variety of custom made specialty sandwiches, fresh pizza, ice cream treats and other snacks. Self service restaurant with indoor and poolside seating. Open seasonally.
Experience the resurgence of handmade classic cocktails in our ultra lounge, along with the area’s finest champagnes, wines, and cordials. Light menu offered. Open evenings.
A cozy atmosphere with leather chairs, plenty of sports channels to choose from, and a selection of fine beer, wine, and after-dinner drinks. Open evenings.
Comfortable surroundings, wines from Italy and beyond, and great classic cocktails invite you to relax and unwind. Light menu offered. Open evenings.
Relax and enjoy morning coffee and freshly prepared pastries, or an evening cocktail in this comfortable, open atmosphere. Open mornings and evenings.
An inviting and relaxed setting to enjoy espresso, cappuccino, or variety of coffees, along with a selection of freshly prepared pastries. Also serving an assortment of other refreshing beverages.