Kissimmee has more than 70,000 accommodation options to chooose from and while vacation homes offer a completely different experience than anywhere else, classic Kissimmee hotels still offer everything you're looking for. These eight hotels aren't just roomy enough for the whole family, they are all within minutes of world-famous theme parks (some even with free shuttles!) and come with unique amenities to make your vacation exactly what you need.
Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center
A Grand Hotel All in One Down the Road from Disney
Whether you're looking for a family weekend of excitement or a relaxing getaway with your significant other, Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center has it all. With extremely close proximity to Walt Disney World Resort, family-friendly entertainment, delicious restaurants to choose from, and pools to splash around in, this hotel is ideal for any length stay and any sized family. Of course you're close to the theme parks, but inside the breathtaking glass atrium and outside lawn, you'll find plenty to do right on property. Grab a drink at the Wreckers Sports Bar while you cheer on your favorite team to victory, lounge by the pool while your children slide down the water slides, explore the glass atrium full of Florida history and even live alligators, or simply enjoy a nap in the comfort of your spacious room.
Celebration Suites at Old Town
Big, Family-Style Suites Next Door to Retro America
Are you bringing the whole family for your vacation? Then the Celebration Suites at Old Town might be the right place for you. Their affordable suites can sleep 6-8 people easily. Enjoy an eat-in kitchen, stovetop, dishwasher, microwave, and dining area that will make you feel right at home during your vacation. Perfect for whipping up a family feast after a long day of fun.
There’s also free HBO, three heated outdoor pools, a gym, ping pong tables, putting green, playground, and games room - enough to keep everyone entertained! Grab a bite to eat at one of the next door diners or pop out to visit Old Town Kissimmee - the entertainment and dining complex with shopping that celebrates retro pop culture from ‘50s and ‘60s America. At Celebration Suites, you’re right beside the retro fun.
Melia Orlando Suite Hotel at Celebration
Boutique Luxury in One of Florida’s Prettiest Neighborhoods
Luxury and style combine at this boutique Celebration location. Celebration is known as ‘the town that Disney built’. Named by Forbes Magazine as one of the “Prettiest Neighborhoods” near Disney, the Melia Orlando Suite Hotel at Celebration provides a vacation haven, featuring spacious one- and two-bedroom suites with sleek designer kitchens, Egyptian cotton linens, and balconies overlooking the 360 degree Infinity Edge Pool.
As a Walt Disney World Good Neighbor Hotel, the world-class staff of Melia are perfectly positioned to give you all the information you need to make the most of your day at Magic Kingdom Park. Along with shuttles to all the major theme parks, they also offer transportation to Celebration Town Center and offer a high level of personalized service. You’ll also be located near the Celebration Golf Course here, so you’re never too far from tee time.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista South
Neighbors with World-Famous Theme Parks
With just a short 10-minute free shuttle ride to Walt Disney World Resort, Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista South is ideal for those families looking for thrilling rides and outdoor adventures. You'll enjoy the outdoor pool, made-to-order complimentary breakfast, and fireworks-view rooms. For those looking for more relaxation, unwind at the daily complimentary evening reception. You'll also be close to all the golfing your heart desires. Whether you rent your clubs at Greg Norman's ChampionsGate Golf Club or bring your own to Rees Jones' Falcon's Fire Golf Club, a day on the greens is within reach.
Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate
A Secluded Four Diamond Resort Near Central Florida's Theme Parks
If you're looking for an all-in-one kind of place, you'll find it at Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate. From golfing with your buddies on 36 holes of beautiful greens to relaxing in the beautiful pools and lazy river, you may never want to leave! Take the day off from the theme parks and jump around in the wave pool or enjoy the peacefullness at the adult pool overlooking the incredible views of the golf course.
After a day in the parks, unwind at the full-service spa or grab a bite to eat at the on-site restaurants. Whatever you're looking for to complete your vacation, you can find it here.
Margaritaville Resort Orlando
Tropical Oasis Just Minutes from the Magic
There's no need for a passport here at Margaritaville Resort Orlando! You can stick your toes in the sand right outside your hotel and enjoy this tropical oasis during your stay exploring the Central Florida area. It's 5 o'clock somewhere and this resort won't let you forget it. The St. Somewhere Spa is the ideal place for relaxation. The salt beds, choice of island-inspired massages and facials, and pedicure/manicure options are sure to put you at ease. While the children play in the pool or at the children center, you can rest easy knowing everyone is having a blast doing what excites them.
Although you're a short drive to the theme parks, you're also within walking distance to Island H2O Live! and Promenade at Sunset Walk. Whether you choose to ride the waves in the wave pool, slide down the many exciting water slides, or stroll down the lazy river, this water park is unlike any other. And while you're working up an appetite, keep thinking about where you'll want to eat at the many options over at Sunset Walk. From burgers at Ford's Garage to fish and chips at Yeoman's Cask & Lion, you're hunger will be no longer.
Bohemian Hotel Celebration
Boho Chic in the Center of a Charming Town
You'll take a deep breath in when you arrive at Bohemian Hotel Celebration. The fresh Florida air, smells of nearby Celebration Town Center restaurants, and natural floral surround you and prepare you for a getaway of fun and relaxation. This lakeside boutique hotel is an escape from the hustle and bustle of the surrounding theme parks. It's within walking distance to delicious eateries, gorgeous nature trails, and dessert spots.
Get comfy in their luxury beds, take a dip in the outdoor pool, stroll through the art gallery, or grab a bite at the Lakeside Bar + Grill.
Flamingo Waterpark Resort
If you're looking to have a splashing good time, Flamingo Waterpark Resort is your spot! This full-service hotel is inspired by vibrant colors and tropical landscaping and is sure to put your family in the middle of a good time. The state-of-the-art water park is an exciting way to get the whole family splashing around and soaking up the Florida sunshine.
Now, about that water park! On weekends, enjoy the three water slides and lazy river. On the weekdays, take to the outdoor lounge pool or zero-depth children's pool. You can also watch as the kids play on the playground, in the bounce house, and at the arcade room.
Just minutes from world-famous theme parks and local attractions such as the Osceola Heritage Park, this hotel is a great place to rest after a long day of adventures or a full day of playing in the water. With comfortable accommodations, character-themed kids' suites, and even suites with jacuzzis, you'll never want to leave!
More Kissimmee Vacation Stay Options
When planning your dream vacation to "The Most Magical Place on Earth", where you’re going to stay is as important as where you’re going to play! We’ve put together a list of hotels near Walt Disney World Resort in Kissimmee, Florida so that as soon as you arrive, the magic can begin.
For even more lodging options during your magical Florida vacation, visit the Places to Stay page for suggestions from luxury resorts to RV parks. Champions World Resort, Reunion Resort & Golf Club, Holiday Inn Orlando SW Celebration, and Fantasy World Resort are all incredible hotels within a few miles to the theme parks.
And speaking of getting around, visit our Getting Around page. We look forward to helping you make the most of your Disney vacation while staying in Kissimmee!