Wyndham Hotels and Resorts has expanded its
portfolio in the Orlando area with the addition of the
full-service, 626-room Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Resort, an
official Walt Disney World hotel located inside the Walt Disney
World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Situated on 13 landscaped acres and only 17 miles
from Orlando International Airport, Wyndham Lake Buena Vista
Resort serves as an ideal home base for travelers visiting the
area and its most popular attractions. The resort is centrally
located within minutes of Walt Disney World’s famous theme parks,
across the street from some of Orlando’s top shopping and
entertainment in the Downtown Disney area and only 10 minutes
from SeaWorld Orlando and the Universal Orlando Resort.
traveling for business or pleasure, the property offers everything
guests need, from flexible meeting space and on-site event
planners to the kid-friendly Oasis Aquatic Playground, Disney
Character Breakfast and on-site Director of Fun.
Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Resort, located at 1850 Hotel Plaza
Boulevard, becomes the third Wyndham hotel serving the Orlando
area, joining sister properties Wyndham Orlando Resort on
International Drive in Orlando and the Reunion Resort and Club
Wyndham Grand Resort
in nearby Reunion, Florida.
Formerly the Regal Sun Resort, the
property is owned and operated by Rhode Island-based The Procaccianti
Group, a second-generation, privately held real estate investment
company which currently owns and operates or manages 64 hotels
with approximately 17,000 guest rooms in 23 states. The Procaccianti Group is one of the top five privately held
owner/operators of hospitality assets in the United States.
“The Orlando area is one of the country’s most
popular tourist destinations, attracting countless families,
groups and business travelers throughout the year,” said Jeff
Wagoner, president of Wyndham Hotels and Resorts. “We are excited to
welcome the Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Resort to the Wyndham family
and offer guests fun, family-friendly amenities and personalized
services in a prime location. The resort will provide an
outstanding choice for travelers seeking great activities and
convenience at an exceptional value.”
Guest rooms and
suites at the Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Resort provide a variety of
panoramic views overlooking the Walt Disney World Resort and its
theme parks, Lake Buena Vista and the property’s tropical grounds.
Each room and suite features classic furnishings, pillow-topper
bedding, high-speed wireless Internet, pay-per-view movies and
games, and an in-room safe and coffee maker.
to meet their favorite Disney characters in person can do so
before hitting the parks at the property’s Disney Character
Breakfast. Available on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings
from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the resort’s Lakeview Restaurant,
the Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Resort is the only property in the
Downtown Disney area or on Hotel Plaza Boulevard to host this
popular event three times each week. Guests can indulge in the breakfast buffet while mingling and taking photographs
with Disney characters.
The resort’s Oasis Aquatic
Playground provides a relaxing and recreational outdoor
environment for guests of all ages. The large pool with gradual
“zero” entry features fun, interactive water features for kids,
like spraying water cannons, while parents can enjoy the lap pool
or hot tub, situated on a raised platform looking out over both
pools and Lake Buena Vista.
The resort offers a variety of
dining options at its on-site restaurants and bars. At the
Lakeview Restaurant, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, guests
can dine on fine cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere while taking in
scenic lakefront views. Guests looking for a late bite to eat can
find light, quick and casual fare at Sundial 24-7, which offers
self-serve food and beverage items 24 hours a day. The poolside
Oasis Bar & Grill, offering lunch and dinner daily, allows guests
to enjoy casual outdoor dining while the Eclipse Bar and Horizons
Bar provide convenient places to meet for evening cocktails or
catch up on the latest sporting events.
Guests looking to
plan and hold business meetings, weddings or other events in the
Orlando area can find everything they need at Wyndham Lake Buena
Vista Resort. The resort offers 19,000 square feet of flexible
meeting and event space, including a 12,000-square-foot ballroom
and 15 banquet rooms accommodating up to 1,200
guests. State-of-the-art technology, including wireless Internet
access and teleconferencing capabilities, is available on-site.
Additional amenities include a children’s game
area, where the resort’s Director of Fun provides creative
playtime ideas for kids in a safe, supervised environment;
complimentary shuttle service throughout the Walt Disney World
Resort, theme parks and Downtown Disney; business center; on-site
rental car desk and Disney gift shop; and daily concierge
service, where guests can purchase theme park tickets and get
information on area attractions.
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