Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

ex. BEST WESTERN PLUS Orlando Gateway Hotel

7299 Universal Blvd, Orlando, United States, 32819  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

 Paid Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

Jacuzzi

Verified Reviews:

  • Pool and jacuzzi area - Found the hotel to be very clean - Fresh bedding and clean towels
  • Pool area is top notch - Breakfast buffet was a little pricey - Location is ideal for the attractions
  • Room was very comfortable - Free internet access in the rooms - Very close to international drive
  • Free continental breakfast - Pool was heated - Rooms were clean
  • Friendly staff - Just 1 block off international drive - Room was spacious

Overview

Located nearby the International Drive, the three-star Clarion Hotel Universal is only a few minutes away from the Universal Studios’ Islands of Adventure and Walt Disney World.

Decorated in traditional style the accommodation offers a large swimming pool, a well-equipped fitness centre and tennis courts.

The hotel’s 303 spacious guestrooms are equipped with designer furnishings, premium fabrics, temperature control, private bathrooms with hair dryers and complimentary amenities, cable television, telephones, safety deposit boxes and internet access.

The on-site restaurant and a cozy bar serve American and international cuisine.

Orlando International Airport is 15.4km away.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   297.

Rooms

All 303 sophisticated non-smoking guestrooms offer air conditioning, stylish furniture, natural beddings, flat-screen TVs, direct-dial phones, heating, in-room safes, microwaves, mini-refrigerators, private bathrooms with signature toiletries, office desks and wired internet connection.

Standard room comes with a double bed, natural linen, a coffee-maker, a hair dryer, an iron and wake-up calls.

Double room features a king-size bed, a fridge, a private pool, a coffee-maker, a hair dryer and pay movies.

King suite has a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, a sofa, an iron, pay movies, a hair dryer and turn-down service.

All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. Pets are allowed on request.

Dining options

Full breakfast is served at the Sharky and Jack's bar each morning from 7am till 11am.

The Shades Deli restaurant offers traditional American delicacies in warm cozy setting daily from early morning till late at night.

The Sharky and Jack's bar serves Caribbean and international specialties every day from 7am till midnight.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Wireless internet access is available in public areas only and is free of charge.

Leisure

Leisure and relaxation facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre, a Jacuzzi and tennis courts.

Additional features

The property offers tour desk, laundry, dry cleaning, ticket service, air conditioning, ironing facilities, heating, dining facilities, business facilities, fax and photocopying service, high-speed internet access, meeting and banquet facilities, children's facilities, facilities for people with disabilities, leisure and relaxation facilities.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free public parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Basketball

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Pub
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa lounge
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace

Room view

  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

7299 Universal Blvd, Orlando, United States, 32819

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City Center
  • Orlando
    12.1 km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Red Lobster
    470 m
  • Orlando George and Dragon (cuisine: British)
    370 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    297

Rooms and availability

All 303 sophisticated non-smoking guestrooms offer air conditioning, stylish furniture, natural beddings, flat-screen TVs, direct-dial phones, heating, in-room safes, microwaves, mini-refrigerators, private bathrooms with signature toiletries, office desks and wired internet connection.

Standard room comes with a double bed, natural linen, a coffee-maker, a hair dryer, an iron and wake-up calls.

Double room features a king-size bed, a fridge, a private pool, a coffee-maker, a hair dryer and pay movies.

King suite has a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, a sofa, an iron, pay movies, a hair dryer and turn-down service.

All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. Pets are allowed on request.

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Size: 30 m²
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    Comfortable bright room decorated in modern style with warm colors offers two Double beds, microwave, refrigerator, work desk area and private bathroom. This is non-smoking room.

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      Comfortable bright room decorated in modern style with warm colors offers two Queen size beds, microwave, refrigerator, work desk area, private bathroom and direct access to the pool. This is non-smoking room.

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        Comfortable bright room decorated in modern style with warm colors offers a King size bed, microwave, refrigerator, work desk area and private bathroom. This is non-smoking room.

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          Spacious bright room decorated in modern style with warm colors offers a King size bed, a sofa bed, microwave, refrigerator, work desk area and private bathroom. This is non-smoking room.

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            Comfortable bright room decorated in modern style with warm colors is fully accessible for people with disabilities and offers a King size bed, microwave, refrigerator, work desk area and private bathroom with roll-in shower. This is non-smoking room.

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              How to reach hotel

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              Hotel Address:

              7299 Universal Blvd, Orlando, United States, 32819

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Orlando
                12.1 km
              Airports
              Restaurants
              • Red Lobster
                470 m
              • Orlando George and Dragon (cuisine: British)
                370 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  4 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of floors:
                8
              • Number of rooms:
                297

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              What's nearby

              What's nearby.

              Orlando city centre is within 12km from the accommodation.

              Beanie World, a popular place of tourists’ attraction is about 1.5km away.

              The Universal Studios' Islands of Adventure, a famous entertainment site is approximately 1.6km away.

              Orlando Discount Guide is distanced less than 2.3km away.

              Skull Kingdom, a well-known amusement district is within 3.5km from the hotel.

              The Orange County Convention Centre, a noted business area is about 3.2km away.

              Ripley's Museum, a famous historic landmark is approximately 1.4km away.

              Tangelo Park, a popular recreation place is less than 2km away.

              Tourist attractions

              • Wet'n Wild - 300 m
              • Wet 'N Wild Inc - 600 m
              • Beanie World - 1.5 km
              • Universal Studios' Islands of Adventure - 1.6 km
              • Universal Studios - 1.9 km
              • Citywalk - 2.1 km
              • Orlando Discount Guide - 2.2 km
              • Nickelodeon Studios - 2.3 km

              Amusement

              Museums

              • Ripley's Believe it or not! - 1.4 km

              Halls

              • Saint Nicholas Byzantine Catholic - 2.0 km

              Universities, Institutes

              • Webster University - 700 m
              • DE Vry Institutes of Tech - 2.1 km
              • Apollo Group Inc - 2.3 km

              Theaters

              • Sleuths Mystery Dinner Theatre - 1.5 km

              Local attractions

              • Universal Studios Florida - 1.6 km
                6000 Universal Boulevard, Orlando
              • WonderWorks - 2.8 km
                9067 International Drive, Orlando
              • Aquatica - 4.7 km
                5800 Water Play Way, Orlando
              • Kings Bowl Orlando - 1.5 km
                8255 South International Drive, Orlando
              • Pointe Orlando - 2.9 km
                9101 International Drive, Orlando

              Near the hotel

              • Wet 'n Wild - 450 m
                6200 International Drive, Orlando
              • Gator Golf And Adventure Park - 620 m
                6584 International Drive, Orlando
              • CoCo Key Water Resort - 790 m
                7400 International Drive, Orlando
              • Ripley's Believe It or Not - 1.4 km
                8201 International Drive, Orlando
              • AMC Theatre at Universal Orlando - 470 m
                6000 International Blvd, Orlando
              • Magical Midway - 680 m
                7001 International Drive, Orlando
              • Fun Spot America - 1.1 km
                5700 Fun Spot Way, Orlando

              Restaurants nearby

              • Red Lobster - 470 m

                Address: 9892 International Drive
                Phone: (407) 363-0399

                86% likes this, based on 960 reviews

              • Kona Dog Food Truck - 360 m

                Address: Mobile Address
                Phone: 407-644-4444

                83% likes this, based on 45 reviews
                Cuisine: American, Polynesian, Hawaiian
                Price Range: CAD 9 - CAD 15

              • Ponderosa Steak House - 520 m

                Address: 6362 International Dr
                Phone: 407-352-9343

                65% likes this, based on 559 reviews
                Cuisine: American

              • Orlando George and Dragon - 370 m

                Address: 6314 International Dr
                Phone: 4073513578

                57% likes this, based on 124 reviews
                Cuisine: British
                Price Range: CAD 6 - CAD 19

              • Black Angus Restaurant - 470 m

                Address: 6233 International Dr
                Phone: (407) 354-3333

                63% likes this, based on 406 reviews

              Getting there.

              Orlando International Airport is within 15.4km from the property.

              Orlando Executive Airport is about 16.1km away.

              Getting around.

              Free public parking is possible on site.

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  4 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of floors:
                8
              • Number of rooms:
                297
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              Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

              Average guest rating

              7.4out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 119 reviews

              Individual guest reviews

              • Family with children
                7.0

                Location is very convenient for Universal Orlando Resort visit

                The local transfer service provided by Mears Transportation Group was terrible. At the last day of my trip I paid for a roundtrip transfer from hotel to Disney Resort. The shuttle didn't come on scheduled time on return. I called the company's call center for 4 times in 25 minutes, representatives couldn’t solve the problem I stayed on the line with my international cell phone on every call for 6-7 minutes. As I had an international flight in 3 hours I couldn’t wait more. I found a taxi at the resort side and went back to my hotel. Every Orlando visitor should be noticed about this transportation company’s poor performance.

              • Family with children
                7.4

                Free Shuttle for universal, swimming pool and jacuzzi.

                No good bar and shopping food service

              • Family with children
                10.0

                Central to our needs (from Australia).

              • Couple
                8.8

                Hotel is in good location, clean and comforable, staff are very helpful. I would recommend this hotel

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                The staff was really nice and was very understanding when we wanted to stay longer with our pet. The location was good for us since we mostly hung out on international drive. We really enjoyed our stay and will come again.

                The pool was not open 24 hrs and breakfast was not free but otherwise our stay was great

              • Older travelers
                5.4

                Good location for International Drive and Universal Studios. Room was a good size.

                Probably the worst Best Western we've stayed in - in urgent need of updating. Our room was large and clean but smelt musty - no fresh air had seen the room for years as you couldn't open the windows and needed redecoration. The bar was stuck in a time warp with outdated murals. A disappointing first experience of Orlando hotels.

              • Single
                7.8

                nice Hotel, Value for Money.

                Should have keep complimentry water Bottles and Need to have shutles for Air port and Shopping Places.Otheer thing they should avoiding using paper cups in rooms.

              • Family with children
                8.8

                Good parking space, swimmingpool very good

                The lock to enter the room was not working properly

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                It is very central and out of the traffic.

                Some facilities is old and need to be refurbished. Restaurant for instance.

              • Family with children
                8.8

                great location,very clean,nice staff

                the beds horrible to small and mattress to hard,horrible two sleeping nights

              • Couple
                9.2

                The location was great! Close to restaurants, 7Eleven and Universal Studios.

              • Single
                8.2

                Good wi-fi in rooms; v helpful desk staff

                Interior decoration rather shabby; catering overpriced

              • Family with children
                5.4

                The location was excellent, the car parking easy. The swimming pool was OK plus easy to hire free tennis equipment.

                The restaurant was a bit disappointing - the food quality was not too good, we had a small frozen pizza warmed up in the microwave - poss oven! We complained with our feet (the best way really)

              • Family with children
                7.8

                Helpful staff

                No food or other services before 7 AM

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                The hotel was comfortable, facilities were excellent and the price for the rooms were good too. I would definitely recommend this hotel if you wanted accommodations that was fantastic and reasonably priced.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel Orlando location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              7299 Universal Blvd, Orlando, United States, 32819

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Orlando
                12.1 km
              Airports
              Restaurants
              • Red Lobster
                470 m
              • Orlando George and Dragon (cuisine: British)
                370 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  4 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of floors:
                8
              • Number of rooms:
                297