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Near theme parks
This hotel is within Walt Disney World Resort and is 2 blocks from the Downtown Disney Area, 3 miles from Epcot, and 5 miles from the Magic Kingdom Park and SeaWorld Orlando.
Theme park shuttles
Leisure options include an outdoor pool. Best Western Lake Buena Vista Resort Hotel provides free scheduled shuttle service to Walt Disney World Theme Parks and Disney Springs Area.
All 325 contemporary guestrooms in the 18-story Best Western Lake Buena Vista Resort Hotel offer furnished balconies, pillowtop mattresses, 37-inch LCD TVs, coffee makers, refrigerators, and complimentary wireless Internet access.
- Central location
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- Comfy beds
- Bathrooms could've been nicer
Best Western Lake Buena Vista - Disney Springs Resort Area
Occupying 12 landscaped acres adjacent to a protected wilderness, the Best Western Lake Buena Vista Resort Hotel provides complimentary area shuttles and scheduled shuttles to the Walt Disney World Theme Parks, and Downtown Disney Area. Onsite facilities include a Y-shaped outdoor pool and a fitness center.
Dining options include a tropical grill with daily buffet breakfasts with make-your-own Mickey Mouse waffles and cooked-to-order omelette station, a casual Internet café, and a lounge offering cocktails and light fare.
Public computers in the café provide high-speed Internet access, and free WiFi access is available throughout the hotel. A Disney® Gift Shop is available on site.
- Outdoor pool
- Poolside bar
- Fitness facilities
- Coffee shop or café
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Conference space
- Arcade/game room
- Total number of rooms - 325
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Number of floors - 18
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Wedding services
- Concierge services
- Free theme park shuttle
- Free WiFi
- Billiards or pool table
- One meeting room
- Luggage storage
- Local Expert Concierge
- Conference space size (meters) - 372
- Year Built 1972
- Free area shuttle
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Children's pool
- Free shopping center shuttle
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Laundry facilities
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Conference space size (feet) - 4000
- Number of meeting rooms - 5
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Outdoor pool
- Children's pool
- Free Wi-Fi
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
- Theme park shuttle (complimentary)
- Laundry facilities
- Arcade/game room
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Premium bedding
- Room service (limited hours)
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Coffee/tea maker
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- Cable TV service
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Iron/ironing board
- Daily housekeeping
- Free local calls
- Free WiFi
- MP3 docking station
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Pillowtop mattress
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Where to Eat
Trader's Island Grill - A tropical restaurant with ceiling fans, pastel colors, and island music. Buffet breakfast includes “make your own” Mickey Mouse waffles and cooked-to-order omelette station. Open for breakfast and dinner.
Marketplace - Serves freshly brewed coffee, breakfast pastries and sandwiches, deli sandwiches, and salads for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Mostly on-the-go snacks.
Flamingo Cove - This lounge offers indoor and outdoor seating and poolside service. Cocktails, beer, wine, soft drinks, and light fare such as sandwiches and salads. Open from late morning until late evening.
Nearby Things to Do
Overlooking a wooded preserve, the hotel's sundeck houses a pool. Guests also enjoy a fitness room with stationary bikes, a stair machine, treadmill, strength-training equipment, and free weights.
One half-mile away, the Lake Buena Vista Golf Course offers an 18-hole course and driving range. 3 miles away, fishing excursions, watercraft, and bicycle rentals are available along Disney's BoardWalk Resort.
- Golfing nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Ecotours nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Check-in time ends at midnight
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Only service animals are allowed
This hotel reserves the right to place an authorization for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
- Resort fee: USD 13.99 per accommodation, per night
- Pool access
- Fitness center access
- Internet access
- Phone calls
- In-room safe
- In-room coffee
- Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 14.99 per person (approximately)
- Self parking fee: USD 8.00 per night
- Valet parking fee: USD 12.00 per day (in/out privileges)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night
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We should mention
Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Kids Eat Free
Book a stay in any room or rate category and children 10 and younger dine free when dining with paying adults.
Full details at check-in. Children 10 and younger eat free from the breakfast buffet served in Traders Island Grill, and when ordering from the children’s menu and dining with paying adults ordering from the regular menu in Traders Island Grill or Marketplace Café. Limited to 1 child per paying adult. Adult entrée purchase is required. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.
Limited Time Offer: 25% Off Show Tickets
Book a stay now - January 31, 2018 for travel July 3 - January 31, 2018 during the same period and receive 25% off the purchase of show tickets in Orlando.
Guests must purchase tickets at the Local Expert concierge desk in the lobby. Discount is off the standard rates charged by Local Expert concierge desk. Show tickets must be purchased by January 31, 2018 for redemption by February 28, 2018. A maximum of 2 tickets per show may be purchased using this offer. Offer is only valid for shows in Orlando carried by Local Expert concierge desk. Additional tickets may be purchased at the regular retail rate. Taxes are included. Admission to theme park is not included in this offer. Parking is not included. No refunds for any unused or partially used tickets. Show tickets are non-transferable, non-refundable, not for re-sale, void if altered, will not be replaced if lost or stolen and may be confiscated without restitution for misuse. No refunds for any unused or partially used show tickets. Improper use constitutes fraud. Offer subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply. See specific show information for more details.