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With the likes of Wet'n'Wild Water Park and Epcot on offer, Orlando can get a little pricey, but there are stacks of fun things to do on a budget. For those who enjoy hiking, Winter Park and the Disney Wilderness Reserve hold plenty of natural fun. For a boost of cute on your Orlando travels, pay Peabody Hotel a visit at 11 a.m. or 5 p.m. to watch the hotel's Peabody Ducks perform an adorable march through the lobby.

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Universal's Loews Royal Pacific Resort

Kick back and relax in a tropical paradise at Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando Resort. Here youll explore an island of comfort, style and sophistication, experiencing the wonder of such island paradises as Fiji, Bali and Hawaii. From lush landscaping to the white sandy beach of the lagoon-style swimming pool, youll be surrounded by the tantalizingly exotic. This AAA Four Diamond Award winning hotel is located within easy walking distance of both Universal Studios and Universals Islands of Adventure theme parks. On-site hotel guests enjoy exclusive theme park benefits, including: FREE Universal Express Unlimited ride access to SKIP THE REGULAR LINES in both Universal Orlando theme parks - a benefit worth up to $89 per person, per day (valid theme park admission required). Guests will also enjoy Complimentary resort-wide transportation, including water taxis connecting the hotels and theme parks, priority seating at select restaurants throughout the resort, complimentary package delivery to guest rooms and resort-wide charging privileges with your hotel room key card. Hotel rooms can accommodate up to five people per room - roll away required for the 5th person (fees apply). Pet Friendly rooms are available. Restrictions Apply.
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Avanti International Resort

After a total renovation, the Avanti International Resort is a shining beacon in the heart of activity and dining options on International Drive. This resort features 652 renovated, comfortable, and contemporary-style guest rooms and suites. The oversized pool features a kids water play area. Enjoy casual dining and beverage options at our pool bar & grill, Barista, or Caf. The resort also features a fitness center, interactive game room, and resort-wide WiFi. Avanti International Resort is located within walking distance of a variety of dining and shopping, and only a short ride on our shuttle away from major theme park attractions. Close to Theme Parks, Water Parks and many shopping, entertainment and dining options, including Pointe Orlando. Walt Disney World: 10.3 miles; Universal: 3.5 miles; SeaWorld: 2.5 miles; Wet 'n Wild: 1.8 miles; Orlando Convention Center: 1/2 mile; Pointe Orlando: 1/2 mile. 24-hour Front Desk in Lobby,Concierge, Scheduled Theme Park Shuttles, Large pool with kid's "Playscape" area, surrounded by sandy beach, with zero-entry and ADA-compliant. The hotel resort fee includes WIFI throughout the property, Scheduled theme park shuttles, self-parking, acess to the fitness center. Guests will be charged $8.00, plus tax, per room, per night, not included in the room rate. Note: guests staying with us for 1-4 nights will have the guest credit card authorized for $50.00. If a guest is staying 5 nights or more the guest credit card will only be authorized $100.00 for the entire stay
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The Floridian Hotel and Suites

Free breakfast and scheduled shuttles to Universal Guests on a budget book a stay in The Floridian Hotel and Suites near Universal Studios. A magnet for families, the property transports guests via free scheduled shuttles to Universal Orlando and serves free continental breakfast every day.  Classic rooms tend to the essentials, including free Wi-Fi and in-room coffeemakers. On days off from nearby theme parks, guests make unwind in the outdoor pool. Highlights Free scheduled shuttle service to Universal StudiosI-Ride trolley serving all of International DriveFree Wi-FiFree continental breakfast  Outdoor pool RoomsRooms cover the basics, from free Wi-Fi to one king or two queen beds. Pine furniture bring a traditional aesthetic to the rooms of The Floridian Hotel and Suites. Each room feature modern amenities such as coffee/tea maker, private bathroom, climate control, free local calls, wake-up calls, clock radio, Cable television service  7 HBO & ESPN, daily housekeeping service, a  hair dryer, and an iron/ironing board. FeaturesIn addition to free scheduled shuttle service to Universal Orlando, The Floridian Hotel and Suites provides easy access to public transportation. The I-Ride trolley makes stops along International Drive, a hub for shopping, dining and many major Orlando attractions. Guests pressed for time also can count on a daily continental breakfast, which includes French toast and waffles. Transportation Orlando International Airport (18 minutes)Orange County Convention Center (6 minutes) Attractions Universal's Islands of Adventure (1.4 mi./2.3 km)Walt Disney World (8.2 mi./13.1 km)Wet N' Wild (0.5 mi./0.8 km)The Wizarding World of Harry Potter (1.4 mi./2.3 km)SeaWorld Adventure Park (3.1 mi./5 km)Florida Mall (4.1 mi./6.5 km)Orlando Premium Outlets (4.7 mi./7.6 km)Downtown Disney ( 6.5 mi./10.5 km)Epcot (7.4 mi./11.9 km)Animal Kingdom (10.6 mi./17.1 km) Business Free Wi-Fi Policies and feesThe property will be undergoing renovations that would include resurfacing and retiling of the swimming pool starting Tuesday, Dec 3 and will take about two to three weeks to complete. The hotel apologizes in advance and offers assistance in finding alternate hotels should guests want to relocate. Please call front desk for queries
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International Palms Resort and Conference Center

A family-friendly taste of the tropics in Orlando by major theme parks Executives and families flock to the affordable International Palms Resort hotel, which is a just a short drive away from Universal Orlando, SeaWorld and Walt Disney World. Ample meeting space offers instant appeal for event planners, but leisure travelers won't be disappointed either. With weekly variety shows, nightly karaoke in the lounge and large resort-style pool, the hotel knows how to keep guests entertained. Highlights Family entertainment at the Laughing Tiki Variety ShowResort-style swimming poolStandard rooms and suites with Wi-Fi, microwaves and mini-refrigeratorsClose to Universal Orlando and SeaWorldThree restaurants, including a poolside bar and karaoke lounge and grill Rooms Azure blue comforters and jade-colored walls and accents create a tropical feel in these comfortable accommodations at the International Palms Resort, which are available as standard rooms or suites. Beached-themed prints play up the casual style. Guests find the basics covered, including Wi-Fi access, work desk and sofa bed. A coffeemaker, mini-refrigerator and microwave invite in-room dining. Suites have the added luxuries of a dining table and separate living area. FeaturesFamilies take advantage of the free-form resort-style pool surrounded by palm trees and lapping waterfalls at the International Palms Resort. The Pool Hut Bar serves light fare and drinks, while the Coral Key Bar and Grill gets the party started with nightly karaoke and live entertainment.   The hotel also hosts a weekly Laughing Tiki Variety Show, a showcase of comedians who tailor their routines for all ages on Fridays and Saturdays.  Apart from this hotel, holidaymakers can also unwind at the sister property, the oceanfront International Palms Resort Cocoa Beach located only 45 minutes away. It's the closest beach to Orlando! Vacationers enjoy the true Florida resort setting with choices of oceanfront suites, lofts, ocean view, pool side Cabana's and much more. Dine at seafront Mambo's island style restaurant, s'mores around the fire or just kick shoes off in the sand. TransportationOrlando International Airport (18 minutes)Orange County Convention Center (7 minutes) Attractions Universal's Islands of Adventure (1.4  mi./2.2 km)SeaWorld Adventure Park (3.4 mi./5.5 km)Walt Disney World (7.7 mi./12.3 km)Wet N' Wild (0.7 mi./1.2 km)The Wizarding World of Harry Potter (1.4  mi./2.2 km)Florida Mall (3.3 mi./5.2 km)Downtown Disney (7.2 mi./11.6 km)Epcot (8 mi./13 km)Animal Kingdom (11.5 mi./18.4 km) Business Nearly 20,000 square feet of event space, including a 10,000-square-foot ballroom with room for up to 1,400 guestsCatering serviceWi-FiAudiovisual equipment Policies and fees  The hotel charges a $5 plus tax daily resort fee that covers high-speed Internet access, fitness center privileges, self-parking, in-room safe, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker and two welcome beverages in the Coral Key Lounge per room per stay. The fee is payable directly to the property.
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Grande Villas Resort

Grande Villas Resort combines the best of laid-back Florida luxury with the finest of fun for the family. It's close to everything in Florida you might want to see, from Cape Canaveral to the wildlife refuges of Florida, while Disney World is practically next-door. Grande Villas Resort is also noted for its fine facilities. You will find a large outdoor pool with a central volcano feature, a large outdoor "adult" pool, outdoor hot tubs, children's pool, as well as a basketball court, tennis courts, shuffleboard court, children's playground, exercise room and game room. There is also a gift shop/groceries store with a limited deli offering pizza, deli sandwiches and salads. Wireless internet is now available for a fee of $5 per day/$20 per week - payable directly to property After a fun filled day at the theme parks or exploring the area, come back to your spacious suite and relax in first class comfort. There are a variety of luxurious suites at Grande Villas Resort. One- and two bedroom suites have kitchen and some have Roman tubs or whirlpool baths and all have TV, direct dial phones, air conditioning and screened patio or balcony. Two and three bedroom units also have a washer and dryer. All the accommodations are decorated and furnished to the highest standards, and the larger suites feature absolutely enormous televisions. Please note that this property does not have daily maid service. You must be 21 years of age to check in and have a major credit card with a matching photo i.d. An incidental deposit of $250 will be collected at check in. Check-in time is 4pm and Check-out time is 10am. No pets allowed We are pleased to announce the opening of our new Clubhouse for Grande Villas Resort on 25 August 2012 which is located at 12118 Turtle Cay Circle, Orlando, FL 32836. We look forward to welcoming you there, where our new reception area is situated, on your arrival. Improvements to the parking lot and sidewalks will be taking place from the 6th of January to the 18th, 2014. requiring coning off parking spaces and some demolition. There will be noise during this time after 10am each day, Mon- Fri. There may be times when parking will not be in the same building as your villa. The team will assist as much as possible.
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Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
New York Orlando Thu, Jun 5 - Tue, Jun 10 $240
Newark Orlando Thu, Jun 12 - Mon, Jun 23 $274
San Juan Orlando Tue, May 6 - Tue, May 20 $195
Washington DC Orlando Sun, May 25 - Fri, May 30 $212
Los Angeles Orlando Wed, May 7 - Wed, May 14 $336
Philadelphia Orlando Fri, Jun 13 - Tue, Jun 17 $277
Chicago Orlando Tue, May 20 - Wed, May 28 $204
Boston Orlando Tue, May 27 - Thu, May 29 $240
Detroit Orlando Wed, May 28 - Wed, Jun 4 $198
Seattle Orlando Tue, May 27 - Tue, Jun 3 $320
Dallas Orlando Tue, Apr 29 - Fri, May 2 $198
Minneapolis Orlando Tue, Apr 29 - Wed, Apr 30 $162
Hartford Orlando Mon, Jun 9 - Thu, Jun 19 $240
Denver Orlando Mon, May 12 - Thu, May 15 $224
Baltimore Orlando Tue, Jun 10 - Wed, Jun 18 $240
Pittsburgh Orlando Sat, May 31 - Fri, Jun 6 $236
San Francisco Orlando Tue, May 13 - Tue, May 20 $318
Indianapolis Orlando Wed, May 28 - Thu, May 29 $252
San Diego Orlando Sat, May 10 - Thu, May 22 $298
Milwaukee Orlando Wed, May 21 - Wed, May 28 $219
Phoenix Orlando Sat, May 10 - Sat, May 17 $358
Buffalo Orlando Tue, May 13 - Tue, May 20 $220
Atlanta Orlando Mon, Jun 2 - Thu, Jun 5 $200
Portland Orlando Wed, May 7 - Wed, May 14 $394
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Best time to take a vacation to Orlando

  • Best Time to Go

    Those who want to enjoy beautiful weather should book their Orlando vacations for the early fall instead of the summer. High temperatures during September and October are still in the mid-80s, but the risk of afternoon thunderstorms is much lower than in the summer. Early fall is also a great time to plan Orlando travel, since it is a relatively slow tourism period in the area. Hotel rates during fall and winter are usually lower than the peak rates of summer, so travelers may take advantage of cheap accommodations.

Insider tips for Orlando travel

  • Express Pass

    Purchase an Express Pass at Universal Orlando Resort to get access to thrill rides without having to wait in line.

  • Downtown Disney

    Spend an evening strolling through Downtown Disney, an outdoor shopping and entertainment plaza at Walt Disney World.

  • Cirque du Soleil

    Attend the Cirque du Soleil show La Nouba for a breathtaking live acrobatic performance.

  • Walt Disney World

    If you will be visiting Walt Disney World, stay at one of the resort hotels to get free transportation and early park access.

  • Go Orlando Card

    Save on admission to nearly 50 area attractions by purchasing the Go Orlando card, which is available in single or multi-day passes.

Orlando highlights

  • Orlando highlights
  • Harry P. Leu Gardens

    These stunning gardens are a must for park lovers. Not only will you find thriving greenery and pretty blooms, but also a Butterfly Garden, art exhibitions and an on-site museum. Adult entry costs $6 and for kids under 18, it's only $2, and guided tours are a few dollars extra.

  • Ripley's Believe It Or Not

    From shrunken heads and the smallest car in the world to a portrait of Beyoncé made entirely of candy, Ripley's is an icon to the world of weird and wacky. Tickets are around $20 on-site, but if you purchase them online in advance, you can score a discount.

  • Cocoa Beach

    An hour's drive east of Orlando will take you to Cocoa Beach, one of the most happening beach towns in Florida. Swim and sunbake, or get more active with a kayak tour. If you get hungry, there are plenty of cafés and outlet stores to satisfy, as well as clubs and bars for the rowdier crowd. For the optimum budget-friendly Orlando vacation experience, stick to the beach activities and small cafes.

  • Uptown Altamonte

    Enjoy free concerts, theater performances and open-mic nights at the Eddie Rose Amphitheater and Cranes Roost Plaza in Uptown Altamonte. There's something on every night, so check online to find events that appeal to you.

  • Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens

    For fine art, outdoor sculptures and an educational slant to your Orlando travels, the Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens are worth a visit. A $5 entry fee (kids under 12 are free) will get you access to the museum, gardens, chapel and historic Polasek home. Plus, you can get a free guided tour to learn about the museum and its namesake.

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