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Get an overview of this hotelBreathtaking resort with 4.5-acre glass atrium & tropical gardens

Near theme parks

Located a half-mile mile from Walt Disney World Resort (Disney's Maingate East), this resort is near the Arabian Nights Dinner Show and Downtown Disney Area. SeaWorld, Universal Studios Florida, and Pointe Orlando shops are within 10 miles.

Health spa

Gaylord Palms Resort and Spa features 2 pools, 5 restaurants, live gator feedings, and nightly entertainment. A 20,000-square-foot spa includes 25 treatment rooms, a fitness facility, and a full-service salon.

High-speed Internet

Styled after different regions of Florida, all guestrooms at Gaylord Palms Resort and Spa offer refrigerators, laptop-compatible in-room safes, and high-speed Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located in Kissimmee, the Gaylord Palms Resort and Spa's 4.5-acre, glass-domed atrium spotlights Florida's unique geographic regions, including Key West, the Everglades, old St. Augustine, and the Emerald Coast. The atrium houses a shopping promenade and a variety of restaurants and bars, including a rustic steakhouse, a seafood restaurant, a sports bar, and a restaurant styled like a Mediterranean market.

Under the signature majestic, climate-controlled glass atriums, you’ll find distinctive dining, sophisticated nightlife and romantic surroundings all under one roof, including Wreckers Sports Bar with its 50 HDTVs and a 2-story, 37-foot sports screen, where you can kick back and unwind in an Old Key West setting.

This Kissimmee resort offers two outdoor freeform pools: Supervised children's activities (surcharge) include arts and crafts, karaoke, and indoor climbing. Relâche spa offers comprehensive services in 25 European-inspired suites, a full-service salon, and fitness center.

Meeting and event space comprises 400,000 square feet, including a ballroom for 4,200 guests, with event catering, audiovisual equipment, and complimentary high-speed Internet access available. An on-site business center provides printing, copying, faxing, shipping, and high-speed Internet access; fees apply.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 400,000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 37 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 100 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Total number of rooms - 1406 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Waterslide 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2002 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Waterslide  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Old Hickory Steakhouse - This rustic restaurant and bar is set in the Everglades-themed area of the resort atrium. Black Angus aged beef and fresh seafood are the specialties. Serving dinner only.

Wreckers Sports Bar - Enjoy elevated sports bar fare featuring lip-smacking appetizers, hearty concoctions and the coldest draft beer in town, including our Wreckers Red Ale. With the feel of an Old Key West bar featuring our 37-foot sports screen! Kids' menu available. Open for lunch and dinner.

Villa de Flora - Our chef’s table offers a seasonal buffet inspired by Mediterranean cuisine with fresh selections from the bread and produce markets, made to order pasta, specialty selections from the carving station, a focused wine list and sangria made tableside! Open for breakfast and dinner.

MOOR - Fresh seafood with a particular eye towards sustainable farming. MOOR works with local farmers and fishmongers to create regionally-inspired dishes with seasonal ingredients. Open for lunch and dinner.

SORA - SORA combines the art of sushi with the style of South Beach and features a full bar offering handcrafted drinks with specialty sushi ranging from startlingly fresh sashimi and the ever-popular kamikaze roll, to our signature cucumber roll. Open for dinner.

SandBar - conveniently located just steps from our pools, SandBar lets you grab a bite without having to leave the fun in the sun! Indulge in All-American favorites and refreshing beverages to quench your thirst. Kids' menu available. Open for lunch and dinner.

The Cocoa Bean - Signature coffee bar, serving premium coffee drinks, fresh bakery items, gourmet sandwiches and a selection of beer and wine.

Emerald Bay Marketplace - Serving fresh pastries, salads, sandwiches, and specialty coffee and drinks.

Honeybells Frozen Yogurt - Tasty frozen yogurt that makes the perfect snack any time of day.

Nearby Things to Do

The Gaylord Palms Resort and Spa has two freeform outdoor pools. The resort's health spa has a fitness center with cardiovascular and strength-training equipment.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

Spa Services

Relâche Spa & Salon

Soothe your senses and refresh your look at Relâche Spa & Salon. The "Best of Florida" services feature signature massages, exclusive treatments, the rejuvenating Bamboo Massage and the skin-reviving Intraceuticals Oxygen Facial. Also on offer are a sauna and spa tub, body scrubs and wraps, aromatherapy, manicures and pedicures, reflexology and waxing.


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

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

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.

All taxes and fees are included in the room rate for any reservation where payment is made at time of booking.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 20 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions
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.
  • Self parking fee: USD 20.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 27.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

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.

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