If you are a big soda or diet soda drinker and are staying at the resorts....Buy a refillable mug first thing upon arrival. The mugs can be refilled at your resort and at the pool area and when you consider the price of drinks while on your Disney Vacation this will end up being a totally value. Like park tickets it becomes a better deal the longer you stay at the resort.
When we went on our trip in March 2015 we picked up a couple at our resort. The Prices at the time of our trip were as follows.
$8.99 for 1 Day (Not a super value)
$11.99 for 2 Days (Breaking even)
$14.99 for 3 Days (Now we are talking)
$17.99 for the length of your Stay (what a bargain)
The longer you stay the better value you get.
Plus you already have an instant souvenir as well.
We used our cups every morning at breakfast time .... I would make the morning journey to the Artist's Palate while the rest of the family slept in to fill up our morning drinks. We are soda in the morning people --so if you are a coffee person or not a big soda drinker it may not be as great of a deal for you. For us it was a a great deal. We would get our sodas in the morning and sometimes one at night and then the kids used them the day we hung out by the pool.
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