Vacation Club Resort, Vero Beach, Florida Ground was broken on Jul. 28, 1994, for a new Vacation Club Resort in Vero Beach. This was the first Disney resort built separately from a Disney park. Disney’s Vero Beach Resort opened Oct. 1, 1995, with an inn and villas, Shutters and Sonya’s Steak & Chops restaurants, Bleachers Bar & Grill, and The Green Cabin Room lounge. On Dec. 10, 2016, the Wind & Waves Grill, Wind & Waves Market, and Wind & Waves Bar opened, replacing Shutters, Sonya’s and Bleachers Bar & Grill.