I chose this hotel due to it's proximity to Magic Kingdom and frequency of shuttle service.
Overall I liked the hotel( entrance, staff, dining on site) and the shuttle to Magic Kingdom was as advertised. The shuttle returning did not arrive at the correct pick up place.
We were within walking distance to Downtown Disney which was great.
The room itself was on the 8th floor with a view of Downtown Disney and also Epcot in the distance where we could see some of the fireworks. The biggest problem was that the AC did not work well so it was either too warm or very noisy.
There was a small leak under the sink which was not a big deal to us but if not fixed I'm sure will cause permanent damage.
The lights between the beds kept flickering which was annoying.
The patio/balcony was a decent size and it was nice to sit out at night time.
If the problems in the room were fixed, mainly the AC then I would have no hesitation at recommending this hotel.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Make memories to last a lifetime during your stay at the BEST WESTERN Lake Buena Vista Resort hotel! From our friendly staff to our Junior Omelet Chef breakfast program, we strive to add some extra magic to your Walt Disney World vacation. Our convenient location makes it easy to spend a full day at the theme parks, hassle-free. Simply hop on a shuttle bus to the Disney park of your choice and skip the lines at the entrance by purchasing your tickets ahead of time at our ticket concierge desk. With shuttles running continuously throughout the day, it's easy to stop back at the hotel for naptime or an afternoon swim in our heated outdoor pool. As a Disney Springs Hotel, we put you just minutes away from the excitement of Disney Springs (formerly Downtown Disney)! Enjoy numerous dining choices, one-of-a-kind shopping, and live entertainment nightly. Guests staying at the Best Western Lake Buena Vista Resort Hotel will also enjoy in-room walk-out balcony options. We are the only hotel on Hotel Plaza with these views! Your family will love our enhanced, kid-friendly amenities during your stay, including a heated outdoor pool and kids' pool, Pizza Hut Express on-site, arcade room, and our official Disney gift shop. Additionally, all 325 of our deluxe guestrooms offer a flat screen TV, high speed Wi-Fi, and a private balcony to provide you with all the comforts of home during your stay. The Best Western Lake Buena Vista Resort hotel is here to provide the perfect setting for you and your family to enjoy the Walt Disney World vacation of a lifetime. We hope to see you soon! ... more less
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