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Get an overview of this hotelLakefront resort in Orlando close to theme parks

Popular property highlights

Free parking
Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pools

Guests say they love

  • Proximity to shopping and sightseeing
  • Beach location
  • Family-friendly amenities
  • Overall property condition

Minutes to Major Theme Parks

The Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa Universal Studios Area is perfect for families and closely located to Orlando's theme parks. SeaWorld® and Universal Studios Orlando® are a 5-minute drive, and Walt Disney World Resort is 10 minutes away. The hotel is also just minutes away from the Orlando Orange County Convention Center.

Free theme park shuttle

A free shuttle transports excited children and their parents to the most popular theme parks, as well as Orlando area shopping. At the hotel, there's a choice of 7 heated outdoor pools plus a luxurious spa. The onsite Drafts Sports Bar serves up ribs, and offers live sports on TV.

Home away from home

This resort aims to help guests feel like they're staying in their own fully furnished home. Room options include studios and villas with up to 4 bedrooms, all with kitchens or kitchenettes and some with private verandas. Drivers can park their cars near their rooms for free.

Languages Spoken

Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa Universal Studios Area

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa Universal Studios Area features a full-service spa, a marina, 7 outdoor swimming pools, 2 poolside bars, and 7 spa tubs. Dining options at the condominium resort include a coffee shop/café, snack bar/deli, restaurants, and a bar/lounge. This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and 10 meeting rooms.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary WiFi. Event facilities measuring 25,000 square feet (2,323 square meters) include conference space. This family-friendly condominium resort also offers a children's pool, free bicycles on site, health club, sauna, and children's club (surcharge). A theme park shuttle and a shopping center shuttle are complimentary for guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site. The Marketplace offers sun care products, gifts, and souvenirs along with apparel, hats, and bathing suits. Located within Drafts Sports Bar & Grill is a game room and 6-lane bowling alley.

Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa Universal Studios Area is a smoke-free property.

  • Picnic area 
  • Express check-in 
  • Library 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 7 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Number of spa tubs - 7 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Children's club 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2323 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Total number of rooms - 1990 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 28 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Marina on site 
  • Conference space 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Year Built 1984 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 25000 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Parking

Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Weekly housekeeping provided 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Sids Bistro - Located within the Pavilion, Sid's Bistro serves Starbucks® Coffee, fresh Jamba Juice®, and offers a wide menu selection of the finest Hershey's® Ice Cream and freshly baked goods.

Cordovano Joe's - Located within the Marketplace, this dining venue offers hand-tossed freshly baked New York style pizza. Available for pick-up or delivery.

Drafts Sports Bar & Grill - This restaurant offers a family-friendly experience and features a variety of appetizers, burgers, sandwiches, salads and steak selections that are complemented by an extensive selection of draft and bottled beers and a wide array of cocktails. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner (hours may vary seasonally).

The Marketplace - This market offers a variety of groceries, dairy items, snack items including Lay’s® chips, pasta, and pre-packaged foods in addition to sliced-to-order deli meats. Enjoy freshly made-to-order subs, wraps, and salads as well as hot food from Sid's Deli located within The Marketplace. Also available are Krispy Kreme Doughnuts®, Entenmann's®, and a large selection of bottled wine, beer, liquor, bottled water and juices.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Outdoor tennis courts, a marina, and a health club are featured at the condominium resort. 7 outdoor swimming pools and 7 spa tubs are on site. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

Serenity Spa has 12 treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and