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New Summer Discount Offer + Dining Plan Price Increases

Disney Caribbean Beach, Lighthouse Dock

For today, I have some good news and some bad news. How about we review the good news first – a new discount roomer offer for this summer, then we will discuss the bad news – another price increase for the Disney Dining package. While I never recommend the dining package unless it’s highly discounted or free, the trend of Disney increasing prices continues which is bad news for us all.

Let’s take a look at the new Awakens Summer room discount offer! [click to continue…]

Disney Announces Seasonal Pricing for Single Day Tickets


Rumors have been swirling for the past few weeks about a new form of park ticket pricing that included variable pricing based on the time of year. Well, that ball dropped last week when Disney did indeed add seasonal pricing for tickets but for single day tickets only which is a bit of good news. Luckily we only saw an across the board price increase in the multi-day park tickets, not the seasonal pricing used for single day tickets. Here at Frugal Mouse we always shed a tear every time Disney raises prices on us. Let’s take a look at the new prices and some strategies to save some money on park tickets. [click to continue…]

Save 15% at Disney Resorts and Off-Site Resorts with Orbitz

Starwood Preferred Guest

Orbitz is one of my favorite third party websites to find great deals on hotels. As an added benefit Orbitz also has Disney’s on-site resorts on their site in addition to many of the off-site resorts. Over the past week they have been releasing a series of 15% off coupons which are good for most hotels you can book on their site (including Disney Resorts). [click to continue…]

Ticket Deal: Universal Studios 3rd Day Free

Universal Studios Florida

Universal Studios has been on quite the roll the past few years with their new addition of the Harry Potter lands. They have been successfully luring guests away from Disney property to take the trip up I-4 to say hi to Harry Potter and friends. Universal Studios has recently released a great new ticket deal:  buy 2 days, get a 3rd day for free! [click to continue…]

$500 Disney Gift Card Giveaway


Who likes giveaways things, especially when it’s Disney related? The National Consumer Center is currently running a sweepstakes that will give away a $500 Disney gift card for answering just a three questions. I just signed up for the giveaway, it only took about 1 minute to do. We’ll see if I end up getting one but it never hurts to try!