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Minutes to SeaWorld®

The Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa Universal Studios Area is perfect for families, being so close to Orlando's many theme parks. SeaWorld® and Universal Studios Orlando® are a 5-minute drive, and Walt Disney World® Resort is 10 minutes away.

Free theme park shuttle

A free shuttle transports excited children and their parents to the most popular theme parks, as well as Orlando Premium Outlets. At the hotel, there's a choice of 7 heated outdoor pools plus a luxurious spa. The onsite Smokehouse Grill serves up ribs, and offers live sports on TV.

Home away from home

This resort aims to help guests feel like they're staying in their own fully furnished home. Room options include studios and villas with up to 4 bedrooms, all with kitchens or kitchenettes and some with private verandas. Drivers can park their cars near their rooms for free.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa Universal Studios Area features a full-service spa, a marina, 7 outdoor swimming pools, 2 poolside bars, and 7 spa tubs. Dining options at the condominium resort include a coffee shop/café, snack bar/deli, restaurant, and a bar/lounge. This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and 10 meeting rooms.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. Event facilities measuring 25000 square feet (2323 square meters) include conference space. This family-friendly condominium resort also offers a children's pool, free bicycles on site, a health club, sauna, and a children's club (surcharge). A theme park shuttle and a shopping center shuttle are complimentary for guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa Universal Studios Area is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 25000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2323 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Marina on site 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 28 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 7 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Number of spa tubs - 7 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Terrace 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Total number of rooms - 1990 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1984 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • DVD player 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Weekly housekeeping provided 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Westgate Smokehouse Grill - This family restaurant specializes in American cuisine. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Sids Bistro - This bistro serves breakfast and lunch.

Cordovano Joes - This restaurant specializes in pizza and serves lunch and dinner.

Joes Marketplace and Deli - This delicatessen specializes in American cuisine and serves light fare only.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Outdoor tennis courts, a marina, and a health club are featured at the condominium resort. 7 outdoor swimming pools and 7 spa tubs are on site. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a steam room.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Serenity Spa has 12 treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Sports massage 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 12 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in kg is 27, Pet maximum weight in lb is 60

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.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parcel deliveries, handling, and storage will be subject to a fee starting February 1, 2015. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 9.95 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Fitness center access
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • 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.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6.95 and USD 12.95 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 170.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Pet deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
  • Deposit: USD 50 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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