This hotel is situated among other hotels and is within a 3-minute drive of Interstate 4. Offering a free scheduled shuttle service to Disney World Resort, Orlando Premium Outlets and Lake Buena Vista Factory Outlets, this property is well suited for leisure travellers.
This hotel is 100% smoke free and all 325 rooms include free Wi-Fi, a 37" flat screen TV, a coffeemaker, a hair dryer, a an iron and ironing board, an iPod docking station and individual climate control. Select rooms also include some of the following features: a mini-fridge, a microwave, a balcony and/or a view of Disney World. Rooms are furnished with two queen beds or one king bed and a sofabed. Some of the Disney-view rooms also offer a view of Disney's fireworks.
Free self-parking is available on site and valet parking is available for an additional fee of $10 per day. Pets are not permitted. In addition, there is a $9.99 resort fee per night. This hotel features nine ADA-accessible guest rooms, and service animals are welcome.
This hotel offers multiple on-site dining options. The on-site Trader's Island Grill offers a buffet breakfast and serves dinner. Parakeet Cafe serves deli-style items, while Flamingo Cove Lounge serves drinks and appetizers poolside. Room service is also available.
Other on-site amenities include an outdoor heated pool, a children's pool, a games room, concierge/ticket service and meeting rooms.
Downtown Disney, at the Walt Disney World Resort, is about 16 minutes away on foot, and the LEGO Imagination Center is 14 minutes away on foot.
Epcot Center is a 13-minute drive away. Orlando Premium Outlets is about 18 minutes away by car, while the Lake Buena Vista Factory Outlets is a 10-minute drive away.
SeaWorld Orlando is 11 minutes away by car. Wet 'n' Wild theme park is 13 minutes away by car, while Universal Studios Orlando Resort is a 20-minute drive away.
The Orlando International Airport (MCO) is about 20 to 30 minutes away by car. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)
Many guests seemed satisfied with their stays at this property, among the reviews sourced for this editorial, and many reviewers thought that the room rates were reasonable and that the hotel offered good value for the money they spent.
Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing Disney attractions on foot and several guests said that the free shuttle service was an added convenience.
The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and accommodating service. However, there were some sales personnel on site that some reviewers complained about (see below).
Many guests found the beds comfortable, while several reviewers described their rooms as clean. A few guests said that their rooms were spacious, while a couple of reviewers enjoyed the private balconies and views of Disney from their rooms. However, there were some complaints about rooms (see below for more details).
There were several common concerns found for this property, among the reviews used for this analysis. A few guests thought that their rooms were in need of upgrades. One reviewer said that her room was rundown, while another guest described his room as dank. A couple of guests complained that their bathrooms were small, while a couple of other reviewers said that the water temperature in the showers was inconsistent.
A few guests did not appreciate that they were approached by staff selling timeshares on site.
There were several other complaints found for this hotel, however, they seemed to result from isolated experiences.
gave this hotel an average score of 3.7 out of 5, with 76% of 1,219 guests recommending the property.
TripAdvisor.com ranked this hotel #192 out of 328 hotels in Orlando, with an average score of 3.5 out of 5, from 911 reviews.