Reader Travel Hack to Disney World

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We love to share reader’s success stories with each of you! They are inspiring to us and others and let people know that travel hacking really works. Here’s a story from one of our Instagram readers, Brittany. She travel hacked a trip to Disney World to really save costs.

 

Travel Hack to Disney World

Our Disney trip was amazing! Here’s my points breakdown again! We had a ton for Ultimate Rewards burning a hole in our pocket, so we decided to book a trip to Disney!

We transferred 72,000 Ultimate Rewards to Hyatt and booked 6 nights at the Hyatt Place Orlando/ Lake Buena Vista. We picked this Hyatt location because their reward rooms sleep 5 (we are a family of 4, but our kids won’t sleep together) and they offered breakfast for free (even during Covid). The location was directly across the street from Disney Springs and within 5-8 min of all the Disney parks! I would highly recommend it!

We used our Southwest points for our flights! It was 86,366 points for 3 people and we used our Southwest Companion Pass for our 4th family member to fly for free!

When arriving in Orlando we rented a car using Ultimate Rewards points. We booked through the Chase travel portal and used 23,844 points.

The only money we spent was $1,900 on park tickets, $100 for parking, $100 for gas, and $1,400 while in Disney for food and souvenirs. We obviously used credit cards for all this spending and got points!

Our last Disney trip was 2 years ago before I started travel hacking. That trip was almost $9,000- this trip was $3,500- so way over 1/2 off for a MAGICAL trip! Thanks again!!!

 

Boy and girl hugging in front of castle

How cute are Brittany’s children in this picture? Looks like they were loving this trip!

Bottom Line

Thanks, Brittany for sharing! We are so thrilled to see your successes!  Who doesn’t love a travel hack to Disney World? Please send over your success stories to us so we can feature you too!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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