This is a time share property. They will forcefully try to get you to become an owner. However they do pay you for your time. I love this place. Very clean, nice staff, very attentive to guests needs. Just tell them you are not interested in becoming an owner, get your $100 gift card and go about ...
Hotel was very nice and staff very attentive. Loved that they offered Transportation to parks that was very convenient and efficient. Overall rooms were nice but did have a little wear and tear. Hotel restaurant was well priced and food was actually very good.
Great hotel great price close to the parks with transportation to them. Pros: The grounds were immaculately taken care, pools were clean, staff was friendly, room was very comfortable, a lot for the kids to do with the water sports, putt putt, ping pong. Overall I didn't have a problem with anything ...
The beating heart of Florida, Orlando attracts visitors from all corners of the world and is only a few hours' drive from the state's other major cities including Tampa, Jacksonville, Miami and Naples. Home to more than a dozen spectacular amusement parks and hundreds of smaller attractions, it also boasts upscale shopping and delicious dining. A combination of world-class resorts and affordable accommodations has helped establish Orlando as a magnet for families in search of a good-time vacation.
Ask anyone what their favorite things about Orlando are and they’ll likely point out its two major draws: Walt Disney World and Universal Studios. Beyond these theme park giants, Orlando actually has a whole host of individual amusement parks for guests of all ages, especially adults with the hearts of big kids.
What started out as a single amusement park in 1971 proved so popular, it grew into four: Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom. Your favorite movie characters, both old and new, wander around the parks, so be sure to get a picture with the likes of Captain Jack Sparrow from Pirates of the Caribbean.
Riding some of the world's most famous roller coasters can be tiring, so after a long day of seeking thrills, head to Downtown Disney to eat at Fulton's Crab House and catch a movie at the 24-screen AMC theater. Don't forget to stop in The Lego Store, the single largest shop dedicated to anything and everything Lego.
Both Walt Disney World and Universal Studios are appropriate for families and kids of all ages, but if Walt Disney World is better suited for younger children, Universal Studios might appeal more to young adults. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter stirred much excitement in 2010, and now you can even take a walk down Diagon Alley.
Just outside Universal Studios and Islands of Adventures sits CityWalk, which offers visitors movie-themed shopping and dining opportunities such as Bubba Gump Shrimp.
If it’s been your lifelong dream to swim with dolphins, make it come true at SeaWorld's Discovery Cove. You'll also be able to interact with a huge variety of other animals including whales, exotic birds and fish. Think of SeaWorld as the world's best petting zoo.
Of course, your stay wouldn't be complete without going on SeaWorld's water slides and roller coasters. With a unique blend of entertainment and education, families can spend a whole day here and never get bored.
Legoland is a must for Lego collectors of all ages. The park is decorated with custom sculptures, and guests can experiment with millions of different Lego bricks at the Lego Factory. A large botanical garden takes advantage of Orlando's tropical climate.
Each amusement park offers themed accommodations in Florida, but there are plenty more Orlando hotels to suit every budget and taste. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites offers low rates for spacious and comfortable lodgings, with a free shuttle bus taking you to nearby attractions. For a luxurious stay, the JW Marriot Orlando Grand Lakes treats you to an on-site golf course and eleven restaurants.
Thanks to its tropical climate, Orlando is home to exotic plants and wildlife not found anywhere else. Bromeliads, palm trees and bougainvillea vines keep the city colorful throughout the year, and mild winters allow the amusement parks to remain open during all seasons.
Millions of families flock to Orlando during the summer, and a significant number head to the city around Christmas. If you want to beat the lines at Walt Disney World and Universal Studios, plan your vacation from September to November, or from February to April, when the weather is mild.
The hotel and its staff were good - everyone was very friendly! The Disney shuttle service worked well and the hotel's location near the park was very convenient. But I also used the Universal shuttle, which was the only bad experience of my trip - it took me an hour and a half to get back to the hotel on an extremely stinky bus that stopped at nearly every resort before eventually the Radisson. If you're attracted by the Universal shuttle like I was, look somewhere else. The room was clean, but weirdly inconsistent. One day we didn't get new cups, the next day we didn't have a full sheet set. One day the pillows weren't clean (we got replacements quickly though). Not really a bad experience, just odd in the lack of consistency.
We stayed in the Dalmation building. I've never stayed in a smaller hotel room. But it was clean, staff was phenomenal, and it served it's purpose.
My experience was great! But can you please have your hotel added to the American Airlines website. I will be staying at you Hotel approximately twice a month and that would be very helpful. Thanks Robbie
it is the greatest....miss the breakfast though....