Downtown Disney Resort Area Hotels
Downtown Disney Resort Area Hotels
Disney Quest | Cirque du Soleil
Located on property at the Walt Disney World Resort, the seven hotels near the Downtown Disney Resort area offer something for every visitor, and every budget. Just a short walk from all the fun and excitement of the Downtown Disney Marketplace, Downtown Disney Pleasure Island and Downtown Disney West Side, there's no limit to the fun your family will experience at these fantastic resorts.
Best Western Lake Buena Vista Resort Hotel
The Best Western Lake Buena Vista Resort Hotel is conveniently located just off of Interstate 4 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. This Lake Buena Vista hotel is situated in the Downtown Disney Resort Area, just half a mile from Cirque du Soleil La Nuba and DisneyQuest. Enjoy being just minutes away from the Magic Kingdom, EPCOT Center and Disney's Hollywood Studios, as well as outdoor activities such as golf, fishing, tennis and horseback riding. The resort offers 325 tastefully-appointed guest rooms with private furnished balconies, each featuring cable satellite television and wireless internet access. There's even continuous complimentary transportation to the Walt Disney World theme parks.
Doubletree Guest Suites in the WALT DISNEY WORLD Resort
The only all-suite hotel inside the Downtown Disney Resort area, the Doubletree Guest Suites offers a fantastic location for anyone visiting Walt Disney World or Orlando in general. The resort provides continuous complimentary transportation to the theme parks as well as Downtown Disney and Disney's water parks. Guests receive exclusive benefits including preferred golf times and discounts at Disney's five PGA championship courses and priority seating at Walt Disney World Resort restaurants. Room amenities include Sweet Dreams cozy beds, high-speed Internet access, two LCD flat panel televisions, wet bar, refrigerator, microwave and coffee/tea maker.
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Hilton Orlando Resort Lake Buena Vista
814 luxurious guest rooms and suites set amid 27 beautifully landscaped acres, just footsteps from the DOWNTOWN DISNEY entertainment complex. All rooms feature in-room refreshment centers, HBO, the Disney Channel, and state of the art telephone and computer hook-ups. Enjoy breakfast with the Disney characters in Covington Mill or dine at the unique Finn's Grill for "finnomenal" food, fun and drinks in the atmosphere of old Key West. The Hilton also features "Disney Surprise Mornings" whereby Hilton guests can enjoy select Disney Theme Parks one hour prior to general Theme Park admission. Comprehensive meeting facilities include 2 elegant ballrooms, and an outdoor pavilion. The resort features 64,000 sq. ft. of meeting and banquet space.
Holiday Inn in the Walt Disney World Resort
This official Walt Disney World hotel is fresh from a $35 million top-to-bottom makeover, making it the perfect place to stay during your vacation to the Walt Disney World Resort. Located within the Walt Disney World Resort, this hotel is just a short walk from everything the Downtown Disney area has to offer, as well as several Orlando attractions, golf courses and shopping. Amenities include free high-speed Internet access, a delicious on-site restaurant and lounge, brand new 32" LG LCD HDTVs in every room, Bath & Body Works bath amenities in every bathroom, a zero-entry pool and an on-site game room for the kids.
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Buena Vista Palace Hotel and Spa
The 27-acre Buena Vista Palace Hotel and Spa in the WALT DISNEY WORLD Resort is an "Official DOWNTOWN DISNEY Resort Area Hotel." The resort features 1,014 rooms and suites; more than 90,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space; a state-of-the-art business center; nine restaurants and lounges; a European-style spa which includes a full-service beauty salon, an expansive fitness center, and a private lap pool; three swimming pools; three lighted tennis courts; a sand volleyball court; whirlpool; sauna; a year-round professionally supervised Kid's Klub program; an arcade; a children's playground; men's and women's boutique; Disney gift shop; jewelry store; and access to five championship Disney golf courses.
Royal Plaza Orlando
Nearly 393 elegant rooms (22 suites) with large private sitting areas, whirlpool tubs and balconies with outstanding views. Pool with spa and tropical poolside bar, oversized deck for sunbathing and complete fitness center. Lighted tennis courts. Complimentary in-room coffee plus mini-bar, TV, in-room safe, voice mail and data port. Business center. Bermuda Onion Cafe for outstanding meals in a casual setting. Giraffe Tavern and Grille with nightly entertainment and fine dining. Conference space for up to 1,100 people.
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Wyndham Lake Buena Vista
Enjoy an elegant stay and comfortable price in the Downtown Disney Resort area! The spacious and comfortable lobby features an elegant British and Colonial interior design. Gracious amenities and extensive recreation facilities combine with full service for a great price value. Children will enjoy the opportunity to dine with their favorite Disney Characters. Adults will appreciate the complimentary transportation to and from the parks!
There are currently no special offers available.
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