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Character Experiences

 
Character Experiences
Aulani Resort is the vacation destination where Disney magic meets island paradise—which is why Mickey Mouse and his pals love spending time here! Come say aloha and pose for a photo with Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Goofy and some of their friends as they enjoy some Hawaiian-style fun-in-the-sun.
  • Aulani Character Toon Finder Hotline

    A young boy dances as Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse look on
    Call x2447 (CHIP) from a resort phone after 8:00 AM daily to get information on Disney Character Experiences at Aulani Resort.
  • Disney Characters at Aulani Resort

    Donald Duck, Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Goofy and Pluto, dressed in Hawaiian clothing, pose on the Aulani Resort lawn
    Mickey and his Friends love to vacation at Aulani Resort, so you never know who will drop by to say aloha!

    Here are some of the Disney Characters you may meet as they enjoy their fun-filled vacation at Aulani Resort:

    Mickey Mouse
    Minnie Mouse
    Donald Duck
    Goofy
    Pluto
    Daisy Duck
    Chip ‘n Dale
    Duffy
    Shellie May

    Some Disney Characters now call Hawai’i home and drop by Aulani Resort to make new friends:

    Moana
    Stitch

    Mickey and his Friends love to vacation at Aulani Resort, so you never know who will drop by to say aloha!

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  • Character Experience Activities

    A Cast Member throws a bucket of water while Goofy, dressed in Hawaiian garb, waves his hands in the air
    Discover an array of fun, interactive Character Experiences where you can spend time with some of your favorite Disney Characters while partying in the pool, learning Motunui games from Moana and much more!

    Some of the Character Experience activities throughout the Aulani Resort include:

    Complimentary Character Experiences

    Pool Parties at Waikolohe Pool: Shimmy, shake and splash at a family-friendly pool party where you’ll dance, play games and have a blast with an array of interactive activities with some of your favorite Disney Characters.

    Aunty’s Beach House: Explore the rich culture, art and music with Aulani Resort’s beloved Aunty, who always has fun activities, games and arts & crafts for kids ages 3 to 12—and you never know what Disney Character may drop by!

    Premium Character Experiences*

    Kakamora Chaos with Moana: Delight in a fun-filled experience playing traditional Hawaiian games and learning new games with the wayfaring Princess of Motunui, Moana!

    SURF’S UP! – A Surfin’, Fishin’ and Dancin’ Party!: Play surfing games with Chip ‘n Dale, learn about native Hawaiian fish from Goofy and dance, dance, dance with your Disney Pals at this interactive beach-themed bash!

    *Premium Character Experiences require a fee for participation.

    Discover an array of fun, interactive Character Experiences where you can spend time with some of your favorite Disney Characters while partying in the pool, learning Motunui games from Moana and much more!

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  • Disney Character Dining at Makahiki – The Bounty of the Islands

    Minnie Mouse hugs a smiling woman who is seated at breakfast table as her family looks on
    Add a bit of character to your meal with a Character Dining experience at Makahiki – The Bounty of the Islands.Enjoy a tasty meal along with a side dish of fun as some of your favorite Disney Characters drop in for some fun, family-style entertainment.

    Character Dining experiences at Makahiki Restaurant include:

    Disney Character Breakfast

    Star your day with a bountiful breakfast buffet that includes live entertainment with Disney Characters and a ukulele performance by Aunty!

    Menehune Mischief Character Dinner

    Spend an enjoyable dinner with Aulani Resort’s beloved “Uncle,” who, along with some of your favorite Disney Characters, will entertain you with a musical, story-filled dinner that your whole family will love!

    Learn more about Character Dining Experiences, including menus, show times & seating and prices.

    Add a bit of character to your meal with a Character Dining experience at Makahiki – The Bounty of the Islands.

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  • Disney Vacation Club Member Character Experience

    Mickey Mouse, dressed in an Aloha shirt and shell lei interacts with a young woman in front of the Aulani Resort
    Enjoy an exclusive Disney Character experience for Disney Vacation Club Members and their special Guests staying at Aulani, Disney Club Villas, Ko Olina, Hawai'i.

    Disney PhotoPass® Photo Op

    Capture the moment as you pose with a new Disney friend. A Disney PhotoPass Photographer will be on hand to snap a pic so you'll have a special souvenir from your Aulani Resort vacation.

    Event Details

    When & Where
    • Dates: Most Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays
    • Times: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: Luana Lounge at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa


    Check the Daily 'Iwa for more information and full Aulani Resort activity schedule.

    Important Information
    • Valid Disney Vacation Club Membership Card and photo ID required at check-in.
    • Party size limit of 12 Guests—including the Member—or the total number of Guests based on room occupancy per Membership.
    • Member must present a valid Resort room key or valid Resort wristband for this event.
    • Disney PhotoPass photos will be taken at the Disney Vacation Club Character Experience location. One photo session per valid Member account per day. Photos will expire pursuant to the expiration policy.
    • Disney Vacation Club and Aulani Cast Members are not responsible for missing, lost or damaged photos.
    • Character availability will vary per day of offering.
    • Operating times, days of the week, locations and appearance of Characters may vary and are subject to restrictions and change or cancellation without notice.
    • Please call the Aulani Character Toon Finder Hotline at extension 2447 (CHIP) after 8:00 AM daily for specific Character offerings.


    Enjoy an exclusive Disney Character experience for Disney Vacation Club Members and their special Guests staying at Aulani, Disney Club Villas, Ko Olina, Hawai'i.

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  • Celebrations and Special Events with Disney Characters

    An Aulani Resort outdoor courtyard area overlooking the ocean is dressed for a wedding with an altar and folding chairs
    Learn how you can add a touch of character to your wedding, family reunion, birthday bash—or any special event at Aulani Resort—with a Disney Character!

  • Makeovers and Merchandise

    An Olu the Turtle plush toy sits on a rock with a ukulele near the Waikolohe Stream at Aulani Resort
    Makeovers and Merchandise

    Painted Sky: HI Style Studio

    Treat your little ones ages 3 to 12 to a fun and fashionable makeover for any occasion. From a day at the pool to a night at the lū'au, they'll love showing off their new island style! There's even a makeover where they can show off their adventurous side—just like everybody's favorite wayfinding Princess of Motunui, Moana!

    Disney Character Merchandise

    Bring home a memento from your amazing Aulani Resort vacation with exclusive merchandise featuring your favorite Disney Characters—and new-found friends—at Kālepa's Store and Hale Manu.

  • KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

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    Please review important information and policies for Character Experiences.
    • Guests must present a valid room key or recreation wristband to participate in any Character Experience.
    • Non-Resort Guests can only meet Disney Characters if they book a Disney Character Dining Experience.
    • To book Disney Characters for weddings, celebrations or special events, call (808) 867-6394.
    • Premium Character Experiences require a fee.
    • Advance reservations are required for Premium Character Experiences.
    • Event times and locations may vary and are subject to restrictions, change or cancellation without notice.
    • For the most up to date Disney Character information, please call the Aulani Character Toon Finder Hotline at extension 2447 (CHIP) after 8:00 AM.


    Please review important information and policies for Character Experiences.

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Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa in Ko Olina, Hawai‘i

Please call (866) 443-4763 between 7:00 AM and 9:00 PM
Pacific Time for assistance with your vacation.
Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.

Seasonal Sample Rate Calendar

Our rates vary throughout the year based on vacation seasons. All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice.

If you decide to change your travel dates, please close this window and then edit your dates using the booking module on the right hand side of the page.

  • Value Season – From $484
  • Regular Season – From $504
  • Peak Season - From $579
  • Holiday Season – From $659
Please note: Per night price is based on a standard room during the dates highlighted, and does not include tax. Prices and availability are not guaranteed, and prices are subject to change
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