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Located in Sand Lake, Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel is within a 10-minute walk of popular sights such as Pirate's Dinner Adventure and Wet 'n Wild. This 297-room, 3-star hotel has an outdoor pool along with free in-room WiFi and free self parking. It's near the airport and also 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from SkyVenture Orlando.

Dining

You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge or visit the onsite restaurant for a bite to eat. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is available for a fee.

Rooms

Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel's 297 air-conditioned rooms provide microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. 37-inch plasma TVs come with cable channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Free newspapers, free local calls, and safes are also standard.

Property features

Guests of Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel have access to an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and 2 spa tubs. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a free theme park shuttle. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this family-friendly hotel include an outdoor tennis court, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Wet 'n Wild
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

7299 Universal Blvd Orlando FL 32819

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel offers complimentary scheduled transportation to Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, and SeaWorld. For a surcharge, other shuttles connect to Walt Disney World Theme Parks and Downtown Disney Area. During summer months, a seasonal bar serves snacks and tropical drinks adjacent to the hotel's outdoor splash pool. Guests can also enjoy two spa tubs, a tennis court, and a basketball half-court. Sharky & Jack's Bar & Grille serves breakfast buffets and American favorites with Caribbean accents for dinner. A takeout deli is also on site. This Orlando hotel offers a business center, WiFi access in the lobby, restaurant and lounge, and deli. Coin-operated laundry facilities are on site. Self parking is complimentary.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Total number of rooms - 297 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 232 
  • Free self parking 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Business center 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2500 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Microwave 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Sharky & Jack's Bar & Grille - Casual lobby restaurant serving American favorites with Caribbean accents. Dinner selections include shrimp, burgers, salads, and sandwiches. Full bar. Breakfast and dinner served; bar open from early evening to late evening.

Shades Deli - Sandwiches, salads, pizza, boxed lunches, snacks, coffee, pastries, and grocery items. Open from early morning to late evening.

Poolside Cabana Bar - Snacks, beer, soft drinks, and frozen cocktails by the pool. Open seasonally from late morning to early evening.

Nearby Things to Do

A spacious sundeck houses an outdoor splash pool and two spa tubs. A tennis court and basketball half-court are also on site, and complimentary equipment is available. A game arcade is located off the lobby.

Three miles away, Shingle Creek Golf Club features a par 72 course designed by David Harman. The scenic course lies along Shingle Creek, headwaters to the Florida Everglades. The Pirate's Cove miniature golf course is within two miles of the hotel. Water skiing and wakeboarding are available at the Orlando Watersports Complex, seven miles away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Basketball on site 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Minimum guest age is 18

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 9.95 for adults and USD 5.95 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 11.25 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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