Military Families can now enjoy the magic of Walt Disney World vacations with the help of the Military Star Card.
The Military Star card can be used for your room charges, purchases in the AAFES Store, at the Shades of Green Ticket Office for purchasing tickets for Disney and Orlando attractions through Shades of Green, and for special events and weddings as well.
Note: a major credit card is required to hold the room, but upon arrival all charges can be placed on the Star Card
This is a huge development for those who have (or will get) the Star Card. Being able to put your Disney tickets on the card and also your room to if staying at Shades of Green is awesome!
Tip: New Star Card account holders receive a 10 percent discount on their first-day’s purchases with their new Military Star Card and this applies at Shades of Green. So if you don’t have a Star Card you could save that 10% if you use it to pay for all your Shades purchases at check out (and not prior). For more info on the Star Card go to https://bit.ly/2JM6uSN.
To learn more about Shades of Green, see our Shades of Green overview Page.
About the Card
The Military Star credit card program offers affordable and responsible credit solutions to the military community. The Army & Air Force Exchange Service operates the Military Star program on behalf of the military resale community. The Military Star Card is offered by the Exchange Credit Program.
The Military Star Card does not charge merchant fees to the military resale community, saving the exchanges more than $28 million in costly merchant and bank fees in 2020. Not charging merchant fees allows the Exchange to contribute additional funds to critical military Quality-of-Life programs, such as Child, Youth and School Services; Armed Forces Recreation Centers; and other programs to support troops and their families.
About the Exchange: Since 1895, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (Exchange) has gone where Soldiers, Airmen and their families go to improve the quality of their lives by providing valued goods and services at exclusive military pricing. The Exchange is the 56th-largest retailer in the United States. Its earnings provided $2.4 billion in dividends to support military morale, welfare and recreation programs over the last 10 years. The Exchange is a non-appropriated fund entity of the Department of Defense and is directed by a Board of Directors.
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Information on Shades of Green the Military Hotel on Disney World property
A Special Note on Shades of Green Discounts: Something to be aware of is that Shades constantly changes the dates and discounts offered of their specials and packages. Shades of Green Links
- Shades of Green
- Military Members Review and Rate Shades of Green
- Why Stay at Shades of Green?
- Shades of Green Rooms
- Shades of Green Room Rates
- Disney Tickets at Shades of Green
- Magic Bands for Shades of Green Guests
Planning a Disney Trip? Want to get the best military discounts that are available? Feeling a little confused?
See Our Great Disney Discount and Planning Info:
- Disney Veteran & Military Discount Eligibility Guide
- The Military Family’s Walt Disney World Comprehensive Vacation Planning and Preparation Guide
- Military Disney Tips Disney Packing Checklist
- Disney Military Tickets – Your Start to Finish Guide
- Resorts/Hotel Overview Page
- Dining Overview Page
- Transportation Overview Page
- Technology Overview Page
- Shades of Green, WDW’s Military Only Resort
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