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PHOTOS: Porte-Cochère Nearing Completion at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Though the Monorail station at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort will not be completed by the resort’s reopening in a few days, guests will be able to view the new porte-cochère.

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It looks like the thatched roof has been completed.

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That being said, it is difficult to see progress on the other side of the porte-cochère.

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Construction walls have been taken down between the sidewalk and the parking lot. The area is beginning to open up.

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Inside the porte-cochère, we saw what appears to be a new chandelier. A net full of white balls hangs from the ceiling, so we assume this will light up.

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Ceiling fans have also been installed.

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The Monorail station is still full of scaffolding and painting has not been completed on the supports.

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Protective sheeting has been placed across the rooftop of the walkway leading to the Monorail station.

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The railings and concrete columns have yet to be painted.

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Behind the Great Ceremonial House, construction walls have mostly been replaced with smaller crowd barriers.

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Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort will fully reopen on July 19.

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Kim Hatsell
Kim Hatsell
14 days ago

Do you think it will be ready by oct 1 for the 50th anniversary ?

Tom Corless
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11 days ago
Reply to  Kim Hatsell

Yes