Lake Buena Vista, FL

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Lake Buena Vista is home to the largest recreational resort in the world, and includes Disney theme parks and world-class golf courses.

Lake Buena Vista is home to the Walt Disney World® Resort which hosts four theme parks, two water parks, PGA-tour-caliber golf courses and Downtown Disney® Area.

The Downtown Disney® Area offers three lively waterfront districts of shopping, dining and entertainment. The area is divided into Downtown Disney® Pleasure Island, Downtown Disney® West Side and Downtown Disney® Marketplace.

Step inside DisneyQuest® Indoor Interactive Theme Park at Downtown Disney® West Side for five-stories packed with virtual reality gaming, 3-D and motion simulator rides. Prepare to be amazed by the show La Nouba™ by Cirque du Soleil®.

Throughout Downtown Disney® Area you’ll find a range of dining options. These include T-REX, a dinosaur-themed eatery, Splitsville Luxury Lanes, a 50,000-square-foot bowling and dining complex, House of Blues Music Hall and Wolfgang Puck’s Grand Café.

Shoppers should make their way to Downtown Disney® Area for its designer stores, themed shops and the World of Disney® store. With approximately 51,000 square feet (4,700 square meters) of space, this is the largest Disney store in the world.

As well as the theme parks, golfing is a big draw for Lake Buena Vista. There are a number of golf courses to choose from, the most highly rated of these being Disney’s Lake Buena Vista Golf Course, which has hosted major national and international competitions.

Lake Buena Vista is situated in Orange County, Florida. There are a few public transport options within the city, but many of the hotels provide complimentary bus services to and from Downtown Disney® Area. If you plan on driving to Downtown Disney® Area, note that parking is free.

Where to stay in Lake Buena Vista

Wyndham Garden Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs® Resort Area
Wyndham Garden Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs® Resort Area
3.5 out of 5
1850B Hotel Plaza Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $94 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 27
This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista resort is located in the entertainment district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Disney Springs® and Disney's Lake Buena Vista Golf ...
3.8/5 Good! (3,598 reviews)
"It is just across the street from Disney Springs."

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2021

Wyndham Garden Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs® Resort Area
Walt Disney World Dolphin
Walt Disney World Dolphin
4 out of 5
1500 Epcot Resort Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
The price is $219 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 27
Located in Bay Lake, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course and within 6 mi (10 km) of Epcot®, Disney's Hollywood Studios®, and Disney Springs®. Disney's ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (4,329 reviews)
"I liked Shula’s restaurant right at the hotel."

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2021

Walt Disney World Dolphin
Holiday Inn Orlando - Disney Springs® Area, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Orlando - Disney Springs® Area, an IHG Hotel
3.5 out of 5
1805 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
The price is $94 per night from Oct 31 to Oct 31
This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Disney Springs® and Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park. Orlando ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,502 reviews)
"Always a great stay. Clean and a lot of amenities."

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2021

Holiday Inn Orlando - Disney Springs® Area, an IHG Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
1960 Broadway, Lake Buena Vista, FL
This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista aparthotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Disney Springs® and Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park. Disney's ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (410 reviews)
"Love everyone and everything. Have nothing bad to say at all"

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2021

Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
Disney's Old Key West Resort
Disney's Old Key West Resort
3.5 out of 5
1510 N Cove Rd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista aparthotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Disney's Lake Buena Vista Golf Course, Disney Springs® Area, ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (215 reviews)
"The room was very clean. However, just like all of the Disney resorts, the walls are paper thin. Thankfully our neighbors were pretty quiet, but you could hear them do everything, especially flushing the toilets. So for a room that was over $300 a night it was not quiet enough unfortunately. Everything ..."

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2021

Disney's Old Key West Resort
Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge
Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge
4 out of 5
901 W Timberland Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
This family-friendly Lake Buena Vista condo resort is located near the airport, 1.5 mi (2.3 km) from Magic Kingdom® Park, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Epcot® and ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (54 reviews)
"Very clean, staff is super friendly, the property is easy to navigate"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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