Sapphire Falls and Aventura will temporarily close on Aug. 21 as Universal consolidates guests into fewer properties.
Two Epcot area resorts are now set to remain closed until further notice.
Monday’s 7-0 vote in favor of the project means the plan will now be considered by the Anaheim City Council.
If you can snag this resort at under $150 per night — and you often can — you are getting one of the best bargains in Orlando.
“I think from an economic perspective, you’ve got the backdrop that’s going to make for a good market,” said Paul Sexton, vice president of HREC Investment Advisors.
Room upgrades and the availability of the Disney Skyliner have greatly improved Disney's Pop Century Resort, but there are still areas where guests will feel nickel-and-dimed by Disney.
“When the hotel opens on March 17, 50 percent of the rooms will be available to guests (1,025 rooms) and then the remaining rooms will open later in 2020,” a Universal spokesperson told Orlando Rising.
Members of the firefighters union at Walt Disney World say the Disney Skyliner accident this past weekend shows why they need more personnel to cover the growing resort.