We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Two visits one review” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios

Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Save
You added Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios to your Saves list
Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   5614 Vineland Road, Orlando, FL 32819   |  
Hotel website
  |  
Hotel deals
  |  
Hotel packages
  |  
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
Mobile Check-In
Ranked #73 of 335 Hotels in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersBronze level
Crawfordville, Florida
Level Contributor
14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Two visits one review”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

I stayed here in February and March of this year. Both trips the staff was extremely friendly and even assisted me with an early check in. Breakfast was average but good. On my first visit the room had a mild smell but wasn't an issue, but the room on my second stay had no smell. The location is great as there are a number of food options, close to I-4 and Universal. I'll continue to stay here while in Orlando for work.

  • Stayed March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank kojaktuba
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

670 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Greenville, South Carolina
Level Contributor
78 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

This is my second stay at this property in the last few years...it really is the one/only place to stay if going to Universal Studios Orlando...Yes, you are not on the "property" but you not going to pay higher park prices either. My son and I stayed for three nights so we could be at Harry's doorstep when the park opened on Friday am, don't even think about going on the weekends even in off season. The secret is out even with express passes and the park opening at 9:00 am we made it to the Wizarding World by 9:15 am and the lines were already 20 minutes, so being close is really important..The hotel is literally right outside the gates of Universal and they have bus service to the park for free..it would be great if the shuttle ran more frequently, but here's the best part a taxi to/from Universal is $5-6 dollars so not only do you get front door service since parking at the park would even cost more so live it up, by-pass the parking lots for once feel like a big dog without blowing the budget and get dropped at the door. The hotel staff is fantastic, breakfast was more than just continental, and the pool and the hot tub spa were spotless. Remember you will probably spend most of your time and for sure all of your money in the park, so pick this property and just relax. Leave the hassling for the lines in the park. PS Great restaurants are within walking distance of the hotel try Miller's/Orlando Ale House literally in the parking lot of the hotel.

Room Tip: The rooms at the end of the hall are closer to your car for toting the endless bags.
See more room tips
  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
6 Thank Vic S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
135 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

This hotel was such a good choice. It is very close to Universal and it offers a shuttle to it and to the Premium outlets. There is a couple of good restaurant in the area. The complimentary breakfast was great and there was plenty of choices. They do have a whirlpool which is a lot of fun after a long day in the parks, it closes at 10pm.

The service was professional as usual, i love Marriott hotels for that.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
3 Thank farm2099
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Cocoa Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
98 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Very good location and nice breakfast.
Sorry to say that's the end of the good things. My wife and I stayed with our two teenagers and the two beds were so small we had to get a roll-away. I have been either a Gold or Silver member of Marriot for years this was way too expensive the size room. I will stay at the World Center Marriot next time.

Room Tip: If you are traveling with older kids you will need to get two rooms. The standard room is too small...
See more room tips
  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
Thank BrianB32931
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
cambridgeshire
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013 via mobile

When you arrive at this impressive resort, you could be fooled into believing that it was a 5 star resort. The grounds are fantastic the lobby and the concierge all fantastic. You drive upto a controlled barrier to enter the village and their are 3 hotels and several shops including resturants within the complex. You then enter a rather stunning reception area where you check in. There is a laundry on site and free use of the multi gym and swimming pool area and free towels are also provided for use at the pool area.
The only let downs at the hotel that we stayed in is the actual rooms which were rather dated but adequate. The breakfast for us was a no go, too many people all at once pushing and shoving to get there daily fix and if you went after 8am then almost always no where to sit. We did however sometimes go to the canteen early to get juice, yogurt and cereal and have it later on in the morning in our room.
We went to the Golden Coral resturant quite a few times during our 14 day stay and this was a good place to eat at a reosanable price.
We would deffinately use the Marriot village again and if they were to spend a few dollars on upgrading the rooms, then this could just possibly become a ***** resort as long as they could also sort out the problems at breakfast time...
Saying all of that, we really enjoyed our stay so well done to everyone involved at the resort

Helpful?
3 Thank bazza0101
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveler and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Tampa
Level Contributor
17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013 via mobile

This hotel is within walking distance to Universal Studios. Save on the parking fees and the traffic getting in and out of the parks. The rooms were quiet and clean. Beds were comfortable after walking all day. Tissues and toilet paper not that soft but that was just a minor irritation. Front staff was pleasant and the check in process was easy. Breakfast is offered but there is a Starbucks, McDonald's and Burger King nearby. Another convenience was the Walgreen's that is basically in the parking lot. Speaking of the parking lot, you have to be careful. Pulling in and out of the lot is like running the gauntlet. Just be aware of the cars coming from many directions. Overall a pleasant stay.

Stayed February 2013
Helpful?
5 Thank lynne64
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
LanaBurke, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios, responded to this review, February 28, 2013
Thank you for your review and for sharing about your stay. I am glad you found our location very convenient. We hope you will choose us again next time you travel to Orlando area!
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

my husband and I (senior travelers) spent the last 2 nights of 7 day vacation here for it's convenient location to airport and short drive to mt. dora. the staff: veronika at the front desk; maria out at pool and in hall, helped me in computer room, lovely blond lady (galena) in early morning assisted with coffee, etc. the entire staff were sooooo helpful! my husband had the flu, so i spent a full day relaxing over free paper and generous buffet breakfast, time by the pool, workout room and then took a short drive to to the millenia mall. veronika printed up directions fo me.

a huge plus!!!!! -----printing up my southwest boarding pass using uniguest service in the computer room was so easy!!!! the front desk gentleman printed up driving directions to the airport for me.

Room Tip: we requested a room away from ice machine and elevators. it was on the 5th floor and quiet.
See more room tips
  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Billyjoebuckshot
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
LanaBurke, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios, responded to this review, February 28, 2013
Thank you very much for your review. I am happy your stay was a pleasant one and that our staff helped with everything you had a need for. We hope your husband feels much better now. Have a wonderful day!
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
mm/dd/yyyy mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Orlando hotels
Florida Center
Hyatt Place Orlando Universal
Florida Center
Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort
Florida Center
Doubletree By Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Florida Center
Comfort Suites Universal Studio Area
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios

Address: 5614 Vineland Road, Orlando, FL 32819
Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#35 Green Hotel in Orlando
#37 Business Hotel in Orlando
#86 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
#87 Family Hotel in Orlando
Price Range (Based on Average Rates):
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios 2.5*
Number of rooms: 116
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Marriott, Travelocity, Odigeo, Hotels.com and Priceline so you can book your Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Universal Studios Hotel Orlando
Fairfield Inn And Suites Orlando Universal Studios
Fairfield Inn Orlando
Fairfield Orlando
Orlando Fairfield Inn

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing