Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

2.5 star property
Family-friendly hotel with outdoor pool, near Universal Studios Florida

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Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

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Outdoor pool, open 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM, free pool cabanas
Exterior
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Breakfast and dinner served, American cuisine
Breakfast and dinner served, American cuisine

Overview of Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

7.6 out of 10 Good
7.6/10 Good

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Air conditioning
Map
7299 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL, 32819
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool and 2 spa tubs
  • Breakfast available
  • Fitness centre
  • Pool bar
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Business centre
  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Theme park shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Microwave
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area

Room options

Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator (with Sofabed)

  • 38 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Room, 2 Double Beds, Poolside

  • 26 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

  • 26 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Florida Center
  • Universal Orlando Resort - 13 min walk
  • Universal CityWalk - 21 min walk
  • The Wheel at ICON Park™ - 22 min walk
  • Universal’s Islands of Adventure - 29 min walk
  • Orlando International Premium Outlets - 30 min walk
  • Universal Studios Florida - 32 min walk
  • Universal’s Volcano Bay - 38 min walk
  • The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ - 40 min walk
  • Orange County Convention Center - 44 min walk
  • CoCo Key Water Resort - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Orlando International Airport (MCO) - 22 min drive
  • Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway) - 30 min drive
  • Orlando, FL (SFB-Orlando Sanford Intl.) - 38 min drive
  • Orlando Station - 10 min drive
  • Winter Park Station - 20 min drive
  • Kissimmee Station - 27 min drive
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • Dockside’s Pier 8 Market - 6 min walk
  • The Wave Maker’s Pool Bar - 4 min walk
  • Sunset Lounge - 6 min walk
  • Beach Break Cafe - 6 min walk
  • Starbucks - 6 min walk

About this property

Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel puts you a short five-minute drive from Universal Orlando Resort and Orlando International Premium Outlets. The outdoor pool is a great spot to take a dip, and guests can grab a bite to eat at Sharky & Jack's Bar&Grill, which serves American cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. A poolside bar and a fitness centre are offered, and in-room conveniences include fridges and microwaves. Fellow travellers like the walkability.

Languages

Arabic, English, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 298 rooms
  • Arranged over 8 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM until 2:00 AM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • Oversized vehicles are not permitted.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (18 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Off-site

  • Theme park shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–11 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • Basketball
  • Golf lessons nearby
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby

Working away

  • Business centre
  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (2550 square feet)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • On-site car hire
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • ATM/banking
  • Terrace
  • Fitness centre
  • An outdoor pool
  • 2 hot tubs

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom dressing table
  • Wheelchair-accessible dressing table height (centimetres): 86
  • Braille/raised signage
  • Lift
  • Lift door width (centimetres): 91
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • 1 on-site accessible parking spaces
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk height (centimetres): 97
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • Stairwell handrail height (centimetres): 81
  • Hand-held shower heads
  • Lowered plug sockets in bathroom
  • Height-adjustable showerheads
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Toilet grab bar height (centimetres): 84
  • Grab bar in shower
  • Shower grab bar height (centimetres): 79
  • Doorbell and phone notifications
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Pool hoist on site

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • IPod docking station
  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Premium cable channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Free cot/infant bed
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

What to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
  • Desk chair

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • LED light bulbs

Special features

Dining

Sharky & Jack's Bar&Grill – This restaurant specialises in American cuisine and serves breakfast, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • A damage deposit of USD 100 will be collected before check-in

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Resort fee: USD 15.75 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee inclusions:
    • Beach loungers
    • Business centre/computer access
    • Concierge service
    • Fitness centre access
    • Housekeeping
    • In-room coffee
    • In-room safe
    • Partner property pool access
    • Phone calls (may be limited)
    • Pool access
    • Hot tub access

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately USD 13.99 per person
  • Theme park shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from November 27 2023 to December 21 2023 (dates subject to change):
  • Hot tub
  • Swimming pool

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 22.5 per day

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western) guidelines.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards on site.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Best Western Gateway Hotel Orlando
Best Western Hotel Orlando Gateway
Best Western Orlando Gateway
Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel
Best Western Orlando Hotel
Gateway Orlando
Gateway Orlando Hotel
Orlando Best Western
Orlando Best Western Gateway Hotel
Orlando Gateway Best Western
Best Western Gateway Hotel
Best Western Gateway
Best Western Orlando

Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM. The swimming pool will be unavailable from November 27 2023 to December 21 2023 (dates subject to change).
Are pets allowed at Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking. Electric car charging is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel?
You can check in from 4:00 PM - 2:00 AM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities such as skydiving and waterskiing, and practise your swing on the nearby golf course. Additional recreation on-site includes basketball. Soothe your senses in one of the 2 hot tubs or make use of other amenities, which include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.
Are there restaurants at or near Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel?
Yes, Sharky & Jack's Bar&Grill offers American cuisine.
What's the area around Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel like?
Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel is a short 13-minute walk from Universal Orlando Resort and 13 minutes' walk from CoCo Key Water Resort. Travellers say that the area is walkable and good for shopping.

Reviews

7.6

Good

7.6/10

Cleanliness

8.4/10

Staff & service

7.6/10

Amenities

7.4/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.6/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

JeanClaire, 8-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

2/10 Poor

Very rude
Ana Maria, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Juan, 2-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Sara, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Michael, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Mark, 4-night trip