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Get an overview of this hotelCondo-style family resort 1 mile from Walt Disney World Resort

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Views by theme parks

These 1- and 2-bedroom condo-style suites are 1 mile from Walt Disney World Resort, about 3 miles from SeaWorld Orlando, and near night clubs, bars, and shopping. Each guest suite features a balcony with views of Orlando and Lake Bryan.

Pool and lake fun

With 900 feet of lakefront footage, the Blue Heron Beach Resort offers myriad water adventures such as jet skiing and water skiing. Families can also stay cool in freeform and kids' pools or warm up in the outdoor spa tub.

Balconies, kitchens

In every condo-style suite, spacious balconies access the cool breezes that blow off Lake Bryan. Each Blue Heron suite also includes a fully equipped kitchen with service for 8, along with a washer and dryer.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This Orlando waterfront resort is less than a mile from Walt Disney World Resort and the Downtown Disney Area. Universal Studios is a seven-mile drive. A Starbucks drive-thru is on site. The hotel complex also features a mini-golf course, Dollar Tree, souvenir shop, CiCi's pizza, and Dunkin' Donuts. A full-service spa is nearby. With a dock on site, this lakefront resort does not skimp on water sports: water skiing, jet skiing, kayaking, power boating, and a wetlands walkway are all available on site or nearby. The Blue Heron Beach Resort has a large family pool, a small intimate pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub. A 24-hour fitness center and a miniature golf course provide further recreation options. A concierge at the Blue Heron Beach Resort assists with activities, while the free WiFi allows guests in town for business (the Orange County Convention Center is just 2.5 miles away) to stay in touch. Parking is complimentary (during stay) and a complimentary shuttle service takes guests to Epcot and SeaWorld. In the lobby, guests can find tour assistance, ATM/banking, and shopping.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 4 
  • Number of floors - 16 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Total number of rooms - 240 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 2007 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Children's pool  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Separate living room  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • DVD player 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Second bathroom 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Separate living room 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 

Where to Eat

This Orlando hotel has the following on-site dining and coffee options:


Dunkin Donuts

Cici's Pizza Subway

There are 62 dining options within two miles of the resort:

Outback Steakhouse

Santa Fe Grill

Lone Star Steakhouse

Bahama Breeze

Tuscany's Ristorante


Lobster Feast


The Blue Heron Beach Resort is near several night clubs and bars, and one mile from the entrance to Walt Disney World. The resort offers weekend poolside entertainment during peak seasons.

Nearby Things to Do

The Blue Heron Beach Resort occupies 900 feet of lakeshore, with a private dock. Lake activities include motor boating, water skiing, jet skiing, canoeing, and kayaking—either on site or nearby. Water skis, boats, and other rentals are available from an independently operated water-sports center just a short walk from the hotel along the lake. The center can also deliver personal watercraft to the hotel's own dock.

The hotel has one large family pool, one small intimate pool, a children's pool, and an outdoor spa tub.

Numerous public golf courses in the area include Celebration, in the nearby planned community of the same name, and Orlando's own Crooked Cat. The Hawaiian Rumble Adventure miniature golf course is next door to the hotel.

Nature-lovers may want to visit Blue Spring State Park, the winter home of Florida's exotic (and endangered) manatee population, 40 miles away.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Miniature golf on site 

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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible path of travel 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 18 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 3.00 per night.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

24-hour check-in

No rollaway/extra beds available


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 3.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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