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Nature-themed resort will be built at Walt Disney World

Posted at 5:30 AM, Oct 19, 2018

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Walt Disney World says it's going to build a new nature-themed resort.

The Florida-based theme park resort said Thursday that the as-yet-unnamed resort will open in 2022. It will have 900 hotel rooms as well as villas for Disney's timeshare program.

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The new project joins three other resort construction projects underway at Disney World.

The 27,000-acre tourist destination already has 36 resorts on its property, as well as four theme parks.