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Disney reveals plan for 'Star Wars' hotel

Guests will interact with characters, go on adventures and explore the galaxy.

'Star Wars' fans view plans at the California and Florida Disneylands for the new development that will open in 2019 during the D23 expo fan convention at the Convention Center in Anaheim, California, on 16 July 2017. Picture: AFP.

CAPE TOWN - Hold on to your lightsabers!

Disney has unveiled a new way to experience the universe of Jedi and droids with an immersive Star Wars-themed hotel.

Expected to open as part of the hotly anticipated Star Wars land being added to Disney World in Orlando, Florida, the new hotel will allow guests to live out a Star Wars fantasy.

The emphasis is on total immersion, as guests will interact with characters, go on adventures and explore the galaxy.

Among the front runners for proposed names for Disney's new expansions in Florida and California is ‘Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge’.

WATCH: Fly-through Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)

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