Non-Retired Veterans now eligible for stays at Shades of Green Resort on Disney Property
Are you one of the many who served your country in the US Military for less than the 20 years required to retire? Perhaps it wasn't right for you, you moved on to a better job, or you wanted more stability.
Well now with their "Salute to Our Veterans" Program, Shades of Green is accepting reservations from non-retired US military veterans for stays in January and September.
Shades of Green the military resort located on Walt Disney World property began this offer for non-retired Vets in September 2010.
Eligibility Requirements are: Those who served in the military for less than 20 years and received an honorable discharge are eligible to stay at Shades of Green during the months of January and September only. A DD-214 is required at check-in as proof of your honorable discharge.
You may obtain a copy of your DD-214 by clicking here if you don't have one.
Shades of Green Basic Information
Rooms and Reservations: Maximum number of rooms per sponsor is three (this includes suites). Maximum number of guests in standard, poolside, or ADA rooms is five; junior suites sleep a maximum of six guests; suites sleep eight guests total. Military sponsors should not reserve additional rooms under their name for other eligible military/DoD sponsors. Sponsored guests must be accompanied by the military/DoD sponsor at check-in and throughout the entire stay. A room reserved with multiple sponsors should be reserved based on the highest-ranking person. Reservations are not transferable.
Room Rates: Room Rates are based upon verification of DD214 at the time of check-in. Guest showing their DD214 with an Honorable Discharge will pay the Category #2 rate. Please click here for Room Rate details. Room Rates are based on two adults occupying a standard room and four adults occupying the suites; for single occupancy, subtract $2 from the listed rate. Add $15 per additional adult 18 years or older.
Amenities: All rooms include refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, and in-room safe. Due to fire codes, any additional cooking appliances (such as microwaves) are not allowed in guestrooms.
Pets: Pets are not permitted.
Smoking: Shades of Green is a smoke-free resort.
Detailed Shades of Green Information
Please check out the links to the left, the content they link to will give you a great overview of What Shades of Green has to offer.
One of the great benifits is their ticket sales office where ther sell Military Discounted Tickets foe all local area attractions (including Disney).
You can view Shades of Green's information for this program by clicking here (PDF download).