Art of Animation Resort A resort at Walt Disney World, with 1,120 family suites and 864 “value” category rooms, opened in four stages beginning on May 31, 2012. Building exteriors and room interiors are themed to The Lion King, Cars, The Little Mermaid, and Finding Nemo. The Finding Nemo buildings opened first, and the swimming pool there is the largest at the Walt Disney World Resort at 11,859 square feet. The food court is named Landscapes Café. The last of the four was The Little Mermaid, opening in September 2012.