SpringHill Suites & TownePlace Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista | Hotel Tour


The SpringHill Suites and the TownePlace Suites Orlando Theme Parks / Lake Buena Vista are two of the newest “extended stay” type Marriott brand hotels in the Disney Springs area. These two hotels are within a single, self-contained six-story building featuring all-suite rooms that cater to budget conscious business and pleasure travelers visiting the Orlando area.

These two hotels were originally constructed in 2018 and share a lobby / reception area, amenities, 3,767 square feet of meeting space and hotel staff.  Both are “Walt Disney World Good Neighbor Hotels” that offer transportation to the Disney theme parks as well as provide guests the ability to purchase Disney theme park tickets at the hotel itself.

The SpringHill Suites features 180-suites that are larger than typical hotel rooms and include a separate living / working area with wet bar and mini-refrigerator.  The TownePlace Suites features 155-suites is designed for longer stays and include fully equipped kitchens with stainless steel appliances & granite countertops as well as separate living/working and sleeping areas.

The SpringHill Suites and the TownePlace Suites Orlando Theme Parks / Lake Buena Vista represent some of the best affordable / value hotel offerings near the Walt Disney World Resort.

 

The Location of the SpringHill Suites & TownePlace Suites

The SpringHill and TownePlace Suites enjoy one of the most convenient locations in the Orlando tourist district along Palm Parkway and immediately adjacent to Interstate 4.  This property is centrally located to all the Orlando area theme parks, the Orange County Convention Center, International Drive and several of Orlando’s major shopping & entertainment destinations.

SpringHill Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista

TownePlace Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista

8040 Palm Parkway

Orlando, Florida  32836

407.635.8500

It will take guests approximately 25 minutes to get to the hotels from the Orlando International Airport and less around 10 minutes to get to the Orlando / Orange County Convention Center.  

There are several restaurants and retail venues within a very short distance to these hotels w resort which include a Walgreens Pharmacy, Chili’s Grill & Bar, Giordano’s, Kobe Japanese Steakhouse and Olive Garden. Additional shopping outlets and restaurants are located within one mile along International Drive.

For groceries, a Winn Dixie Supermarket is located 5 minutes from the hotels at 11957 South Apopka Vineland  Boulevard.  There is also a brand new SuperTarget also  about 5 minutes away at 11619 Daryl Carter Parkway.

The Orlando area theme parks are also a short distance to the hotel and per Google Maps, travel time is as follows (non-peak hours):

  • SeaWorld Orlando: Less than 10 minutes.
  • The Universal Orlando Resort: Approximately 20 minutes.
  • The Magic Kingdom Park at the Walt Disney World Resort: approximately 15 minutes.
  • EPCOT at the Walt Disney World Resort: approximately 15 minutes.
  • Disney’s Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort: approximately 15 minutes.
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort: approximately 15 minutes.
  • Disney Springs at the Walt Disney World Resort: Approximately 10 minutes.
  • Downtown Orlando: Approximately 25 minutes.
  • Vineland Premium Outlets: Les than 10 minutes

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Hotels Amenities at the SpringHill Suites & TownePlace Suites

Like most of the Orlando area resorts, a pool area is an absolute must for vacation travelers.  The SpringHill Suites and TownePlace Suites has a beach-entry resort style pool with a small kid’s splash area.  The pool area is simple but functional and does not feature any modern features like water slides.

Other hotel amenities include:

  • Fitness Center
  • Arcade / game room
  • 3,767 square feet of meeting space
  • Computer availability / business center
  • Lobby marketplace (drinks and snacks)
  • On-site laundry facilities

On-site Dining

The primary food service option is Sagos Bar & Grill which is a dual lobby and poolside bar that is open from 4:00 PM to 11:00 PM daily and seasonally for lunch (check with the hotel for seasonal times).  There is a variety of American fare which can be enjoyed in the lobby / poolside or delivered directly to the guests room.

In addition to Sagos, the two hotels offer a complimentary hot buffet breakfast to guests in either hotel.  There is a large breakfast area with multiple rooms on the first floor of the hotel.

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The Rooms at the SpringHill Suites and TownePlace Suites

There area multiple types of rooms across both the SpringHill Suites and the TownPlace Suites.  These were indicated to be as follows:

SpringHill Suites Room Types

  • Standard King Suite:  Includes one king bed, a sofa bed, work station and a wet bar with mini refrigerator/microwave oven.
  • Standard Queen Suite:  Includes two queen-sized beds, a sofa bed, work station and a wet bar with mini refrigerator/microwave oven.
  • One-Bedroom Tower Suite: This 853 square foot suites includes two king beds, a sofa bed, separate living area, work station and a wet bar with mini refrigerator/microwave oven.

All rooms and suites include a flat-panel television, wireless internet access, coffee maker / tea service, alarm clock, hair dryer and iron/ironing board.

TownePlace Duties Room Types

  • King Studio: This 322 square foot room include one king bed, sofa and a fully equipped kitchen with dining table.
  • Queen Studio: This 386 square foot room include two queen-sized beds, sofa and a fully equipped kitchen with dining table.
  • One-Bedroom Suite: This 822 square foot suite includes one king bed, a separate living area with sofa/oversized chair and a fully equipped kitchen with dining table.
  • Two-Bedroom Apartment Suite: This 1,193 square foot suite includes one king bed in each of two bedrooms, a separate living area with sofa/oversized chair and a fully equipped kitchen with dining table.
  • Two-Bedroom Apartment Suite: This 1,144 square foot suite includes one king bed in one bedroom and two queen-sized beds in another, a separate living area with sofa/oversized chair and a fully equipped kitchen with dining table.

All rooms and suites include a flat-panel television(s), wireless internet access, cookware and tableware, coffee maker / tea service, alarm clock, hair dryer and iron/ironing board.

Hotels Rates at the SpringHill Suites

The follow rates are the rates for each of the resort varies for different dates throughout 2022 and 2023.  The rates shown below are the best available rate for two adults in each individual room type offered at the SpringHill Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista.

The rates were obtained from the hotels web site at the time of publication of this article.  

Rates for 2022-23   December 15th February 15th May 15th
Suite: 1 King   $159.00 $169.00 $159.00
Suite: 2 Queen   $169.00 $179.00 $169.00
One Bedroom Suite   $99.00 $209.00 $199.00

Hotels Rates at the TownePlace Suites

The follow rates are the rates for each of the resort varies for different dates throughout 2020 and 2021.  The rates shown below are the best available rate for two adults in each individual room type offered at the TownePlace Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista.

The rates were obtained from the hotels web site at the time of publication of this article.  

Rates for 2022-23   December 15th February 15th May 15th
Studio: Two Queen   $159.00 $169.00 $159.00
Studio: One King   $149.00 $159.00 $149.00
Two-Bedroom Suite   $239.00 $189.00 $179.00

There are no resort fees at each of this resort but there is a 6% resort tax on top of a 6.5% sales tax on nightly rates as well as a $17 per night parking charge.  If you are a Marriott Bonvoy member you can use points for this resort.  

What We Liked about the SpringHill Suites and TownePlace Suites

There are many different things to like at this resort property.  Following are some of the highlights:

  • Spacious rooms
  • Great central location to the theme parks and local area attractions
  • Close to Interstate 4
  • Very good value for the price

What We Didn’t Like about the SpringHill Suites and TownePlace Suites

There were a few things not to like when staying at the these hotels.

  • Limited on-site dining options
  • Small pool area with limited pool side seating
  • Limited overall amenities

What We Think the SpringHill Suites and TownePlace Suites is Perfect For:

These hotels are great for a wide variety of travelers coming to the Orlando area for and are perfect for:

  • Long term stays (due to full kitchen in the TownePlace Suites)
  • Larger families needing large space and/or multiple bedrooms
  • Theme parks visitors as it is centrally located between Disney, Universal and SeaWorld
  • Longer term business travelers (as it is close to the Orange County Convention Center)

Our Endless Summer Hotel Rating

Endless Summer Florida has been to many different economy, moderate and luxury hotels in the in the Orlando tourist area and have stayed at a number of extended stay type hotels.   We feel that these two hotels represent a very good value for the money as compared to other similar type properties throughout Central Florida.

Endless Summer rates this resort a 4.0 out of a possible 5 stars and recommend these hotels for your next trip to Orlando to visit the theme parks or for a longer terms stays.

 

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