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The first guests at Disney Explorers Lodge from Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan and mainland China all celebrate together with Mickey and Minnie Mouse, HKDL Ambassador Sammy Phu, hotel Cast Members, and HKDL executives Terruce Wang, vice president, sales & hotel operations; Scot Reynolds, vice president, operations; Linda Choy, vice president, public affairs; and Cecilia Ho, director, hotel operations.
(Photo 3) Mickey and Minnie Mouse and HKDL Ambassador Sammy Phu welcome the first official hotel guests from Hong Kong upon their arrival on the first day of operations.
(Photo 2) Cast Members from Disney Explorers Lodge give a warm and friendly welcome to the first official guests on the new hotel’s opening day.

Disney Explorers Lodge opens at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort with celebration for first official guests from around the region

 HONG KONG, April 30, 2017 Hong Kong Disneyland Resort today opened its third hotel, Disney Explorers Lodge, a first-of-its-kind hotel destination in Hong Kong that takes guests on exotic adventures as they explore four themed areas based on Asia, Africa, South America and Oceania. The seven-story, 750-room hotel features more than a thousand pieces of global art and artifacts on display and four themed gardens, making it an ideal “staycation” spot for local guests and the perfect getaway destination for those from out of town.

 As the hotel opened its doors, the first hotel guests received a warm welcome from the hotel Cast Members and were honored with special certificates and a photo moment with Mickey and Minnie Mouse in their brand-new explorer outfits. The first guests included super fans from Hong Kong as well as those traveling from mainland China, Japan, Taiwan and other places specifically for the hotel’s opening. Many other fans were also on hand to be among the first to enjoy this new world-class Disney hotel.

 “With its exotic theme and immersive storytelling, Disney Explorers Lodge is an experience unlike any other in Hong Kong. And now, all-new Disney adventures are underway at this incredible new hotel,” said Terruce Wang, vice president of sales and hotel operations. “Together with the amazing attractions and entertainment in the theme park, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort is a comprehensive destination for fun-filled adventures.”

“We can’t wait to welcome explorers on this  first-of-a-kind Disney experience,” Wang continued, “so they can discover the amazing hotel grounds, four gardens and an outdoor swimming pool, continue their adventures at the three brand-new restaurants: Dragon Wind, World of Color Restaurant, Chart Room Cafe, and finally take home exclusive merchandise from The Trading Post.”

Special offers and vacation packages for Disney Explorers Lodge are now available for explorers looking for this complete exotic getaway. Bookings can be made by visiting the resort or simply going online to  explorers-lodge/.

About Hong Kong Disneyland Resort

Hong Kong Disneyland Resort offers unforgettable, culturally distinctive Disney experiences for guests of all ages and nationalities. In the magical kingdom theme park—filled with your favorite Disney stories and characters—explore seven diverse lands that are home to award-winning, first-of-a-kind attractions and entertainment. Complete your adventure with stays at the resort’s luxurious Disney hotels. The magic doesn’t end at our doorstep; as a dedicated member of the local community that cares deeply about societal well-being, Hong Kong Disneyland spreads its magic through community services programs that help families in need, boost creativity among children and youth, encourage the protection of the environment and inspire healthier living.

For information on attractions and vacations at Hong Kong Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, visit or call (852) 3550-3388.

New mobile app gives latest updates

A new mobile app is ready for guests to keep them posted on all the excitement at Hong Kong Disneyland, from opening hours to entertainment schedules. Use the GPS- enabled map to find your way around the park, or make reservations for park restaurants with one-tap calling. Locate Favorite Characters:  You’ll magically know when-

and where-Disney Characters are appearing in the park and make every moment count when you can now see the wait times for each attraction, while Magic Access members can also conveniently view blockout calendars and membership privileges with the app, designed to make your visit to the theme park more magical.

Download the Hong Kong Disneyland mobile app for free: iOS users:
Android users:

For our media website, visit New users may login with the following details and register for a personal account:

Username: disney
Password: magic


For media inquiries, please contact:
Susanna Muk
Hong Kong Disneyland Resort Manager, Publicity
Tel: (852) 3550 3479 / 9660 6171

Gladys Kong
Hong Kong Disneyland Resort Specialist,
Media Relations
Tel: (852) 3550 2336/ 9077 0392

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