The Boardwalk Inn Children's Activity Center (group babysitting) closed permanently in August 2018.

The new Skyliner gondola transportation system is currently under construction at the International Gateway entrance to Epcot, adjacent to the far end of the Inn building. Some construction may be seen or heard from public areas and guest rooms; however, construction noise will not occur between dusk and 9:00 a.m.

Villa room were updated in 2017. The rooms received updated flooring, electric outlets, soft goods, and flat panel TVs. Studio villas were equipped with pull-down child-sized beds, allowing them to sleep five guests rather than the previous limit of four guests.