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Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista
Ranked #102 of 340 Hotels in Orlando
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Reviewed January 6, 2014

My family and I were in Orlando to visit the parks. This hotel is beautiful. We got the family room which includes a king bed and a bunk bed. The bunk bed was separated from the king bed and each section have its own TV. The rooms, carpet, bathroom were all clean and well maintained. The family room is very spacious and a lot of thought was placed for having a family in this room. The location is close to a lot of restaurants, and just a short drive to downtown Disney. The only problems I have with this hotel is parking and breakfast. Parking is limited especially if you leave and come back late at night, plus it seems unsafe. Breakfast was great, but more seating area should be made, since my family and I were waiting for a longtime for available seat to eat breakfast together.....but ended up taking the food back to our room (since there were no available seats). Overall a very clean and beautiful hotel. Also I was able to buy my park tickets right at the hotel lobby.

Room Tip: The family room is great!!!!!
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  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with family
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Sean L, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2014

We thank you for your review and for choosing to stay at our hotel. The family suites you mention are very popular among families with younger children thanks to the separate area for the kids complete with bunk beds, PS3 gaming system and Panasonic 32” flat screen LCD TV. Our complimentary hot breakfast provides a delicious start to the day. The breakfast hours are from 6:30 – 10:00 am daily and the last hour of breakfast service is usually the busiest time. For people looking for a more quiet breakfast experience we recommend arriving earlier in the morning. We hope you will return to stay with us again at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Lake Buena Vista on a future visit to the Orlando Disney area.

Sincerely,

Sean Lower
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Reviewed January 4, 2014

A much larger property than its sister hotel, the Fairfield Universal, it felt more like a corporate entity.

The staff were fine, but not as friendly or pro-active at the Universal property. However, the housekeeping staff were excellent.

I was upgraded to a Jacuzzi suite, which was lovely (thanks Sean). It fact, while not a proper suite, in some ways it was nicer than Universal Fairfield room-wise. Bed was comfortable and the shower was powerful. The gym in the hotel was also larger and more modern.

The breakfast was not a good as the Fairfield Universal – it was very poorly organised, far too busy for the size of the hotel/room, and even the bagels were not the same quality as the other hotel. Even the South American / Brazilians seemed more aggressive and ruder. And sadly, the products were not re-filled in a timely manner which lead to a rather stressful breakfast each morning.

It is about a 20 – 25 minute walk to downtown Disney. The location was surrounded by dozens of restaurants, a Walgreen’s and even a Winn-Dixie grocery store. You certainly would never starve at this hotel. It seemed to have more of a family clientele/vibe.

We stayed for 4 nights (one of which was Christmas). Probably closer to 3 ½ stars overall. We would return if the price was right.

Room Tip: Opt for a ground floor room, to be closer to the breakfast area.
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  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled as a couple
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Sean L, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2014

The Jacuzzi Whirlpool suites you mention are a great way to relax after a long day. They are popular with couples looking for romantic vacations and are especially popular around Valentine’s Day. Our Housekeeping staff frequently receives high praise from our guests and we thank you for sharing your comments. We also thank you for sharing your review and your room tip. We hope you will find the opportunity to come back to stay with us again at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Lake Buena Vista on your next trip to the Orlando Walt Disney World area.

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Reviewed January 2, 2014

I had been a guest of this property for long time. Since they moved to their new flagship their standard just improved. Although a complimentary breakfast is offered in their rate, it is far better then others charged everywhere. Coffee, juices, selection of breads and bagels, cereals, eggs and more. Good choice for families and guests looking for a quiet stay close the Orlando theme parks.

Room Tip: Avoid rooms very close to elevators.
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  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled with friends
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Sean L, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2014

On behalf of our entire team I would like to thank you for this informative review and for your loyalty to our hotel over the years. We look forward to welcoming you back again to stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott hotel in the Orlando Lake Buena Vista Walt Disney area.

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Sean Lower
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Reviewed December 13, 2013 via mobile

Stephanie and Vivian excellent at the front desk. Very helpful. Housekeeping does a great job of keeping rooms clean. Check in and out very quick. Restaurants are very close and a good variety of cuisines.

  • Stayed: December 2013
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Sean L, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista, responded to this reviewResponded December 16, 2013

Thank you for the kind words of recognition about these team members. Our entire team is committed to providing an outstanding experience for every guest who chooses to stay at our hotel. It is very rewarding when we receive feedback that we have created a memorable experience thanks to the service we delivered. Thank you for your review and for choosing the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Lake Buena Vista for your trip to the Orlando Walt Disney World area. We hope you will return to stay with us again.

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Reviewed December 1, 2013

Just returned from 5 night stay.
This facility is located very close to Disney and SeaWorld.
We flew into Sanford airport and had approx. 50 minute drive to hotel.
Hotel appears to have been recently renovated - new carpet, furniture, etc.
Room was very comfortable.
Front desk staff very helpful. On-site desk for info and directions to attractions.
Hotel located adjoining a strip shopping center. A little unusual. Parking was at a premium but did afford some local restaurants just a few steps away.
Several restaurants within walking distance ranging from fast food , popular chains like Olive Garden and Joe's Crab Shack to higher end local favorites.
Only complaint is that breakfast area was too small resulting in some overcrowding. This is not uncommon in the chains that offer free breakfast. But, hotel was full a couple of nights making breakfast a chore. Also - food was just OK.
Overall a pleasant experience. Would certainly consider staying again on future visits to this area.

Room Tip: We had a king suite which was very nice. We requested away from elevators, ice machines and washer/d...
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  • Stayed: November 2013, traveled as a couple
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Sean L, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2013

We thank you for staying at our beautiful hotel and for reviewing your stay for other travelers. We often hear comments that we are conveniently located to the Disney Parks as well as Sea World, Universal and the other attractions that Orlando has to offer. Our complimentary hot breakfast provides a delicious start to the day. In addition to the free breakfast, we offer other free items such as WIFI, parking and scheduled Walt Disney shuttle transportation. These all combine to make a stay in our hotel a great value. The one bedroom king suites are very popular with families because of the door that separates the bedroom from the living room area. This provides privacy for family members in both areas, both of which contain a Panasonic 32” flat screen LCD TV. The bedroom has a king size bed and the living room contains a sofa bed. They are also popular due to the extra space provided compared to our standard rooms. We hope you will return to stay with us again at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Lake Buena Vista on a future visit to the Orlando Disney area.

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Reviewed November 19, 2013

Off street location next to strip mall. Won't win any design or landscaping awards, but within 5-7 minutes to most Disney sites - Magic Kingdom, Epcot, etc. Rooms clean. Friendly staff. Free wi-fi ( when you could pull up a signal), and free standard hotel style breakfast buffet. Price is fair and services generally delivered are average.

Stayed: November 2013, traveled with family
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Sean L, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2013

We thank you for staying at our hotel and for reviewing your stay for other travelers. Our excellent location provides very close proximity to Disney property including Downtown Disney and the theme parks. We are also close to a wide variety of restaurants and the shopping outlet malls. Our free WIFI had a hardware upgrade this month which resolved the occasional signal problem that was randomly experienced before the upgrade. After that was done, an overall coverage report referred to as a heat map was done to confirm that WIFI signal was strong in all guest rooms. Since this was completed, the WIFI has received very positive comments. If you have the opportunity, we hope you will return to stay with us again at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Lake Buena Vista on a future trip to the Orlando Walt Disney World area.

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Sean Lower
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Reviewed November 13, 2013

Stayed at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista last October with my family. They gave us a room upgrade at check in which was excellent because we have a baby and a little girl and we definitely need some more space. The hotel is close to Walt Disney complex and all main restaurants. Breakfast is good. The only concern is the cafeteria, very small for the number of guests. There is a walgreens right in front of the hotel which also helps a lot during the night. I would certainly come back to this hotel.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled with family
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Sean L, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2013

Our excellent location provides very close proximity to Disney property including Downtown Disney and the theme parks. We are also close to a wide variety of restaurants and the shopping outlet malls. We thank you for staying at our beautiful hotel and for the review you shared with other travelers. We are happy to hear would certainly come back to the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott hotel in Lake Buena Vista on a future visit to the Orlando Walt Disney World area.

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Address: 12191 S Apopka Vineland Rd, Orlando, FL 32836-6802 (Formerly Country Inn & Suites Lake Buena Vista)
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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 Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#21 Green Hotel in Orlando
#76 Family Hotel in Orlando
#82 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
#83 Business Hotel in Orlando
Price Range: $86 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fairfield Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Buena Vista 3*
Number of rooms: 170
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