When you are visiting Orlando, you want to have a truly awesome time. Navigating your way around the theme parks is one thing. However, staying in a fun resort will simply amplify the fun and enjoyment that you get out of your visit. So, what 10 fun resorts in Orlando should you be checking out, and what have they got to offer?
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Westgate Lakes Resort and Spa – Treasure Cove Water Park
Fun to be had for all visitors.
This beautiful hotel and resort sit in a prominent location in front of a beautiful lake. Its position is also centrally located to take in all that Orlando has to offer. There is more to Orlando than the theme parks, and this resort and spa know this. When you visit www.westgateresorts.com you can see just how truly magical this location is. From spacious and airy rooms and suites to an on-site water park for big and young children alike, this lake is fun from the get-go and fun for the whole duration of your vacation. The water park is enticing all year round, and it is full of action-packed adventures that are ready for you to grab with both hands.
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Coco Key Hotel and Water Park Resort
Spacious rooms and suites that will accommodate the whole family
This brightly colored hotel is for the fun-loving guests, and with 391 rooms to offer, you can guarantee that there is plenty of space for you and for your loved ones. Rooms in the hotel are clean, and they feature amenities and facilities you cannot live without (or vacation without), such as flat-screen TVs and comfortable beds. The hotel is set on its own grounds, and how fabulous they are too! On the grounds, you will be able to find that there is an aqua park. This aqua park is ideal for any age, and it is especially loved by younger guests. In the hotel, you will find that there is an arcade that will keep anyone entertained for many hours.
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Lake Buena Vista Resort Village and Spa
“Beautiful surroundings to enjoy”
This resort is ideally situated and located to be within touching distance of all that Orlando has to offer. From this hotel, you can have lots of fun exploring what is on offer. This resort offers beautifully decorated suites that are suitable for all members of the family. When you stay in the Lake Buena Vista Resort, you will want to be visiting the Disney theme parks as they are conveniently close by (just a few miles away). On the resort grounds, there is a pirate-themed pool brilliant for swimmers and guests of all ages. New on the site is the Little Pirates playground.
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Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando
Live it up like a rockstar around the pool
The hard rock hotel in Universal is ideal if you want a truly action-packed vacation from start until finish. You have the opportunity to listen to the best bands and artists in their own Velvet Session, and you will find that this will give you a new appreciation for music and for entertainment. In the hotel itself, there is a selection of dining areas, bars, and eateries, which offer everything from themed menus all the way to favorites adored by rock stars. The hotel’s location is brilliant, especially if you are after a busy and packed nightlife, as it is located on Universal Citywalk, which is famous for its live entertainment, music, and a fantastic selection of restaurants/places to get a drink.
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Avanti International Resort
A convenient resort for the parks
If you are after somewhere that is a little smaller than the Avanti is small but fun all rolled into one. Within the resort, you will find that there is always something to do. Conveniently located on an International drive at the heart of Orlando, this resort is bright in color (on the exterior); however, it’s plain and simple furnished and decorated rooms are what awaits you on the inside. Within the location, you will find shuttle buses rub to take you to the theme parks. You will also find that there are activities on offer – from shuffleboard to swimming in the large outdoor pool.
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Loews Royal Pacific Resort
Adventure awaits you at this resort
In the heart of Universal Orlando, you will find the Royal Pacific Resort. If you are looking for a resort that is larger (1000 rooms) and you are looking at getting access to the Universal theme parks such as Harry Potter and the Volcano Bay Water Park, then this is the resort you should be aiming for. When you stay in this resort, you are in the heart of Universal, and this means that with valid admission tickets, you get the option to enter the parks early should you wish to. There are a number of games and activities on offer within the resort, such as shuffleboard, croquet on the croquet lawn, and kids camps for your children (booking is required).
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Universal Cabana Bay Beach Resort
“Beautiful surroundings and sights”
The Universal Cabana Bay Beach Resort is located in the Universal Orlando. This again means that you gain early access/early entry to the Universal theme parks (if this is something that you are interested in). When you stay in the Universal Cabana resort, you get to feel the magic of Universal and Disney, and you get the opportunity to soak up the atmosphere. If you ever want a break from the theme parks, you can have some fun in the 10-lane bowling alley for a game of bowling. Or you can have a bit of relaxation and rest by the pool. This fun, friendly and vibrant resort is truly welcoming for all visitors.
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Disney’s Beach Club Resort
Beautiful views and a great location
If you want to stay in a resort that is reflective of New England and its surroundings, then this is truly the perfect resort for your vacation. The Beach Club Resort is located on the lakeside, and this means there is plenty to do in terms of games and activities. The resort offers a 3-acre wet play area which will bring out the kid in everyone that visits. This is a mid-size resort that features over 500 rooms. It is set comfortably over two floors, which means that you don’t have to be constantly traveling up lots of stairs (or using the elevator lots) to get to your room. You will find that rooms follow the theme of New England, and this means dark wood decking and simple yet clean furnishings’.
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Disney’s Riviera Resort
Great views and great accessibility to the surrounding parks
If you are looking for a fun and large resort, then you need to look at Disney’s Riviera Resort. Being located in the heart of Disney gives this resort a prime position. The resort is based around a European theme, and it is within walking distance of the Caribbean Beach Resort if you have friends. It looks a lot bigger than it is – because it only has 300 rooms on offer. Rooms are stylishly designed, and they give you the comfort and relaxation that you need.
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The Polynesian Village Resort
Enjoy tropical themes rooms
If you are looking for something a little different to stay in, then why not check out the Polynesian Village Resort? It is built on the edges of a man-made lagoon, and it is a South-Pacific-themed resort that offers something for every member of the family. Room and suites have a tropical theme, and some have great views of Magic Kingdom, while others have views of the lagoon.
When you are traveling to any resort, you can have as much fun as you want to. Select the right base, and you will set you and your family up for the best fun-filled adventures. Always think about where you want to stay, and think about what you want to get from your resort. When you do this, you can then make the most out of your Orlando vacation. Give yourself plenty of time to research where you want to go, why, and for how long. Don’t forget to enjoy your vacation as much as you can. After all, this is a once-in-a-lifetime trip that you want to make the most of.