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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here but found the restaurant terrible. The room was fantastic and all the staff couldn't be more helpful with anything we asked. Our room was clean and the views from our window was great. We didn't use the pool but did sit by the outside bar near the pool and it was very pleasant. Great...

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Saint-Lambert, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On my last visit to Orlando, I booked this hotel. I admit that I was not expecting much of it. I chose it, mainly because of its location. My experience was very good. From check-in to check-out. A very clean hotel (ok not spotless clean), but way above average among the others in its category. I do reccomend it. I...

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Bill J, General Manager at Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marcos, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We certainly appreciate the positive feedback and I will make sure our staff has a chance to read your comments. While it is true that those that are not as happy with a product will most likely leave reviews, we do value all feedback, good or bad, as...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I hate to be negative but it's hard not to be regarding this property. Dated facility. Air conditioner leaked into carpet resulting in WET SOX!!! $150+ best western should surely have a free breakfast, one would think, but they charged $10 for a lil buffet. I saw nearly everyone using breakfast vouchers so I asked the girl at the front...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very nice hotel. I let them know it was our 20th anniversary and they make a nice heart display on our bed with towels, plus a card and goodies. Breakfast buffet was decent. Buy tickets day before and save 2$. Great hot tub/sun bathing and pool area.

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Woodruff, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our room was very clean, comfortable and quiet. There was enough room for four adults to move around comfortably, and having two sinks (one outside the bathroom) was very helpful. The beds were really nice, and I slept well. The shuttle bus service to and from the Universal parks was VERY convenient and helpful! The price was fair and the...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Rearranged travel plans landed my girlfriend and I in Orlando a day early and unable to check-in to our pre-booked hotel. With many hotels in the area at capacity, we found the Best Western on Hotels Tonight. Honestly, we weren't expecting much, but were VERY pleasantly surprised! Upon entering the lobby, we loved the well appointed and modern 'tropical' vibe....

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Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is very clean.safe reliable..the staff is always helpfull...ready to help .I come here all the time and it just keeps getting better .from top.to bottom no complaints .We will e coming back for a long time

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montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Poor quality breakfast for the price, most of BW hotels include breakfast in their price. Bad smell in room, we were told that it was the air freshner in air conditioner that were the cause, suggestion change for an other brand that smells better. For the rest it was fine very devoted staff.

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Orlando, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to stay on Business or Pleasure, walking distance to restaurants, water park, gator attraction, shopping. Has bus transportation to Universal. They also have tickets to all Parks in Orlando/Tampa. This hotel was redoing their restaurant/bar which will only make it better in our eyes. The only thing we found was inferior was their mattress in...

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Margate, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has the best staff in Orlando. Very nice and efficient. Really good when you want a good mid range hotel to stay at when you don't want to get expensive, but don't want a hole in the wall. Great.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay at this stylish Orlando, Florida hotel situated close to SeaWorld(R), Universal Studios(R) and the Disney(R) Theme Parks. Welcome to the Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel, the "Gateway to Orlando Attractions" in Central Florida. This full-service hotel offers the best in customer service for both business and leisure travelers. Guests will be minutes from Universal Studios, the Islands of Adventure theme park and the Hard Rock Amphitheatre where visitors can enjoy local concerts. Each well-appointed guest room and suite at this Orlando hotel features cable satellite television with HBO(R) and free high-speed Internet access. Hotel guests will find great dining onsite at the hotel's restaurant or cocktail lounge. The hotel is also ideal for group travel with full-business services and meeting facilities, perfect for conferences, family reunions and other events. The Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel also features a fitness center, guest laundry and tennis and basketball courts. Guests staying at the Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel will be less than ten miles from local attractions such as the Walt Disney World Resort and Theme Parks, SeaWorld, Discovery Cove and Disney's the Wide World of Sports. Corporate travelers staying at this Florida hotel will be close to the Orlando/Orange County Convention Center, Coleman Aerospace, L-3 Communications and Lockheed Martine Missiles and Fore Control. Hotel guests will also enjoy sky diving at the indoor Sky Venture, less than one mile away.The Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel is proud to offer superior customer service and a convenient location in Orlando. Make a reservation today and save! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

Address: 7299 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando > Florida Center
Price Range: $103 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 297
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Also Known As:
Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel Florida
Clarion Orlando
Clarion Hotel Universal
Orlando Clarion
Hotel Style:
#29 Best Value Hotel in Orlando
#122 Family Hotel in Orlando
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“Room always clean, Fresh towels every day. House keeping top of the line.”
 of 5 bubbles Military1623, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Check out toilet before you unpack. Be careful entering lobby as guests drive like maniacs.”
 of 5 bubbles notjudgemental1, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I was on first floor”
 of 5 bubbles conairs2, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you have to stay here, make the most of it and at least get a balcony. Take your own snacks and drinks.”
 of 5 bubbles suzannew597, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for 8th floor, it is very quiet, not all elevators go to the 8th floor. Splurge for a suite.”
 of 5 bubbles 327donr, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
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