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Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8303 Palm Parkway, Orlando, FL 32836
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Chestfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned on Tuesday this week (26th August 2014) after having stayed at the above hotel - room was always clean,towels changed daily and aircon worked well and easy to control,have had bad experiences in past at other hotels where the aircon is too cold or noisy,this one was neither. Always a good hot or cold breakast option and porridge... More

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Fishkill, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is our second time staying at Hawthorn Suites because we were so happy with out initial stay back in 2008. The price is great. It is close and easy access to Magic Kingdom. The room is very spacious, comfortable and clean with all the amenities for a family of 5. The staff is very courteous and helpful. There are... More

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Mairead N, Guest Relations Manager at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, responded to this review

We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! However, we do apologize for the concerns you stated. We will relay your comments to the management team for immediate review. We look forward to seeing you again on your next Orlando vacation! More

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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at the Hawthorn Suites for our 3 week family holiday in July/August. We were impressed with this hotel, which offered everything that we needed as our base for our busy holiday! Our room was clean and the towels were changed daily. There was a safe fitted in the wardrobe, which was big enough for a laptop/tablets and... More

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Mairead N, Guest Relations Manager at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you again in the not-too-distant future! More

Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at the hotel back in May 2012 and we had a great time. Pool area nice, hot tube great, kitchen area a lounge area very handy when coming home late from a park with a pizza Location great for Disney, 20 mins from universal. About 10 minutes walk there is a Olive Gardens and the Orlando ale house which... More

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Mairead N, Guest Relations Manager at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you again in the not-too-distant future. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a 2 week stay from Hawthorn suites. It is a fantastic base for all the theme parks. The beds are so comfy and a welcome rest from long days in the park. I would day the rooms need updating! We were on the ground floor and found this very convenient. The breakfasts are included and... More

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Mairead N, Guest Relations Manager at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay! We hope to see you again soon on your next trip to Orlando! More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our fourth stay in the Hawthorn and some things have improved but this time there were some bad points. The room had a new carpet and new sofa bed, which was a vast improvement on the previous one, also new telly and set of drawers, and a safe in the room which was great. Breakfasts were enough to... More

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Mairead N, Guest Relations Manager at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, responded to this review

We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. We hold high standards for the cleanliness of our rooms, and apologize for the inconveniences you ran into. We will pass along your comments to the management team for immediate review. We hope to see you again in your not-too-distant future. More

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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here with my family for 3 weeks between July and August. The previous reviews describe the rooms and the tired looking but functional kitchen units. I can confirm the carpets have been changed and the decor is generally okay but not execeptional. The rooms do now contain safes. Staff were very friendly and the rooms were cleaned daily... More

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Mairead N, Guest Relations Manager at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, responded to this review

Thank you for your insight. We will relay your comments to the management team for review. We hope to see you again in the not-too-distant future when you visit. More

Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel for a couple of nights because of its proximity to downtown disney and universal studios as well as the good reviews here on tripadvisor. Maybe just bad luck or timing, but when I first arrived at the hotel, I literally waited over 10 minutes before someone appeared at the front desk. When someone finally did... More

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Mairead N, Guest Relations Manager at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear you were disappointed with your stay. We will relay your comments to the management team for immediate review. We hope you will decide to stay with us again so we can show you better hospitality, and still enjoy our close proximity to Downtown Disney and Universal Studios. More

1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just returned after 2 weeks from our second stay at this hotel and were equally impressed as we were on our first visit 2 years ago. This hotel is perfect for families and very accommodating, nothing is ever a problem. All staff: front desk, cleaners, kitchen.......etc, that are associated with the hotel are very friendly, professional and pleasant. The... More

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Mairead N, Guest Relations Manager at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, responded to this review

We are so glad you were able to enjoy our amenities and ideal location near the theme parks. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to Florida. More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently stayed at the Hotel for 3 weeks and honestly do not have a bad word to say about it. The location of the Hotel is perfect being really close to Disney and the interstate but also just off the main road so that you can easily walk to local diners/restaurants in the immediate locality which are good value for... More

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Mairead N, Guest Relations Manager at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the fantastic review. We are delighted that you had a fantastic 3 week stay with us, and that Eduardo was such a big hit with your children. We will be sure to let him know. We appreciate your recommendation and look forward to showing you the same great hospitality next time. More

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Address: 8303 Palm Parkway, Orlando, FL 32836
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Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#22 Best Value Hotel in Orlando #53 Romantic Hotel in Orlando #64 Family Hotel in Orlando #64 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
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The closest Hawthorn Suites to the Walt Disney World Resort! Just one mile from the entrance to Disney. Executive guest rooms perfect for corporate travelers and One Bedroom suites featuring fully equipped kitchens, separate living and dining room. Tropically landscaped outdoor pool area & jacuzzi. Complimentary scheduled transport to Disney and free hot breakfast. Two hour manager's reception in the evenings Monday-Thursday. ... more   less 
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