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Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo

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Nestled on 1,700 beautiful acres in Central Florida and just an hour from Orlando, Westgate River Ranch provides fun and adventure for the entire family! The perfect backdrop for your vacation getaway, Westgate River Ranch is the premier dude ranch near Orlando, FL and boasts Western-themed accommodations, an abundance of recreational activities, and unique opportunities for families and friends to spend quality time with each other, all in a unique ranch resort experience. The wide range of recreational activities at Westgate River Ranch include horseback riding, nature hikes, fishing, swimming, boating, airboat and swamp buggy rides, trap and skeet shooting, hayrides, cookouts, a petting farm and more! If you’re looking for a real cowboy ranch and Florida rodeo, make Westgate River Ranch your first stop for fun!
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Paid Internet
Paid Wifi
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Kitchenette
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Full view
Getting there
Melbourne Intl Airport67 km
Orlando Intl Airport73 km
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we stayed at this resort with a cabin that felt like a nice hotel, not very updated though, and had a small kitchen area that was convenient. our friends reserved the delux cabins, that were much nicer, in a wooded area, with a private bbq and a balcony. it was better. in our
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Response from WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you for your review of Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo. We are happy to see that you had a pleasant stay with us overall. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed, where necessary, improve upon the service that we provide to our valued guests. We are honored to have had the chance to serve you and look forward to your future visits. Regards, Sam
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Loved this place and definitely going back to do more activities. Everything so clean and the animals are so happy and clean. That's what made me happy about this place. The food was amazing at their grill restaurant.
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Response from WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo
Responded Dec. 18, 2018
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed the great environment as well as the fun activities available onsite. Nothing pleases us more than knowing we were able to provide you with a stay that met all your expectations. Making memorable stay experiences with our valued guests is what we do best! We look forward to getting the opportunity to create yet another amazing stay for you! Kylie
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I’ve been wanting to visit River Ranch for awhile now and the visit didn’t disappoint. There are so many activities to choose from or you can spend the day exploring by golf cart. Our room was well equipped with kitchen materials even though it was not needed bc we ate at the
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Response from WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo
Responded Dec. 3, 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us! We are excited to hear that you enjoyed a fantastic stay at our resort. We do our best to offer a wide range of activities suitable for all ages and we are excited about how much more we can add to the experience of our property! Please come back and visit us again soon! Regards, Lamar
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We just visited for the Saturday night Rodeo. It was great! Having not been to one before I can’t really compare it but we definitely had a good night. The bull riders were fantastic! Also big shout out to Back Flip Bob, you were brilliant too 😁 It was quite well organised. We
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Response from WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo
Responded Nov. 29, 2018
Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback on your recent stay at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed the show! We do regret to hear you had some concerns about the cleanliness of our restrooms - we will certainely review this comment with our housekeeping staff! Thank you for visiting. We hope to welcome you back to River Ranch soon. Regards, Kendall
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We camped out in the tent, and it was a fantastic experience. The campsite had plenty of room for our big tent, and two cars to park there. We brought a fire pit with us, and it was amazing to gather round it and hang out right at our campsite. The activities are reasonably
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Response from WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo
Responded Nov. 29, 2018
Molley, Thank you for sharing your fun experience with us! It is great to hear you enjoyed our onsite amenities as well as your accommodations. We hope that you will recommend us to family and friends because making memorable stays with our guests is what we do best! We look forward to getting the opportunity to create yet another amazing stay for you. Best regards, Cali
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The Two Bedroom Cottage at the Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo
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The Two Bedroom Cottage at the Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo
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The Luxe TeePee at the Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo
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Hi Shannon! We do have a resort map available on our website. Golf carts are welcome!
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Hi Shannon! Our pricing is as follows - zip line: $13 for adults, $11 for children; $8 per person; $11 per person; $8 per person, $5 for children under 4.
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Is there a weight limit to ride the horses? Thank you.
Hi there! Our weight and height restrictions are as follows: Minimum height of 51 inches; weight limit of 225 pounds
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Hi there! No worries. This information can be found directly on our website under "Activities". We have an Activity Guide under the "Overview" tab as well.
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Do the glamping tents have any cooking facilities like BBQ outside? Thank you.
We do have grills available.
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"take walkie talkie to help when your phone network doesn't get reception there, prepare to pay for each activity (not cheap)"
"If you go glamping purchase the golf cart."
"Go for weekend only stay.Ask for screen room,and check rates for activities,and restaurant hours."
"Best room to choose is Teepees with everything included except meals"
"I do not recommend unless things are changed. EX: FREE WIFI"
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PRICE RANGE
US$120 - US$305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
westgate river ranch hotel lake waleswestgate river hotelhotel westgate river
LOCATION
United StatesFloridaCentral FloridaLake Wales
NUMBER OF ROOMS
152
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