I would definitely stay here again, it was relatively convenient to Disney and I drivenwhere you can find most anything but far away enough to allow you to make a grocery run without sitting in traffic for an hour. The grounds, pools and everything was so clean and well kept. The rooms were spacious ...
Excellent location, excellent pool; rooms very clean. Lots of defered maintenance, however within the rooms themselves. If the rooms were as well maintained as the common areas, the hotel could likely charge double for the rooms. It's surprising that the property management company wouldn't make ...
We were offered 2 free complimentary drinks for the hotel bar. we ordered one vodka tonic , which was seltzer water and a slice of lime. blah! and we ordered a mohito , which was water and squished mint no rum. more blah!. This a slap in the face to any potential consumer who checks into the Pier ...
Incredible staff, great location, great restaurant. Best restaurant around. Amazing pool with a great bar. Super clean rooms that are unique and beautifully decorated. Wish the king room had little more storage space and the windows were better at blocking out noise. Even with that it was an incredible ...
The Sunshine State is about more than Mickey Mouse. The world outside the Magic Kingdom casts its own spells with candy-colored Art Deco hotels, pearly white beaches, and a wide variety of flora and fauna.
With highlights ranging from the manmade (Walt Disney World) to the all-natural (Everglades National Park), Florida can do no wrong as a destination spot. Its miles of coastline, endless summers and affordable, kid-friendly hotels, mean that it's bound to be on your list of vacation spots at least once. Let Orbitz help you plan your trip, starting with the best time to go, the top 10 attractions and insider tips on all things related to Florida travel.
According to our data from last years peak season from November to April, the average vacation package cost for two adults to Florida was $1506.35.
*Average cost based on bookings made on Orbitz.com from November 2017 - April 2018. Cost will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s).
To a Floridian, cold is any temperature that dips below 70 degrees. Accustomed to two climates -- hot and hotter -- the locals don't waste the sunshine, but those not familiar with the humidity and tropical temps should stay away during certain times of the year.
Weather-wise, the mildest seasons are fall, winter and early spring. However, with those cooler temps come the crowds, especially in cities such as Miami and Orlando, a huge draw for spring breakers and snow birds. Summer is a staple for families en route to the theme parks.
Hurricane season officially covers the period between June and November, but the state has seen storms hit outside these months.
Some Florida beaches outlaw public drinking; an exception is Madeira Beach. You can thank me when you're sipping a bottle of Corona in your bikini.
This might just be Florida's most quirky bar: ICEBAR Orlando. Nowhere else in Florida will you get to don a thermal cape just to drink vodka -- chilled, of course -- in a setting where even the bar stools are made out of ice.
Want to skip Disney World this year? Plan a trip to Ichetucknee Springs State Park, which is best explored by inner tube.
Even in 'winter time' the water temperature is still in the 70s in Blue Spring State Park, also a designated wildlife refuge for manatees.
For an offbeat, but still highly stylized, South Beach experience, check in at the Pelican Hotel on Ocean Drive. Created by Diesel Jeans, the hotel boasts theme rooms that will truly get you excited about what's behind the door. Executive Zebra, anyone?
*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on Orbitz.com from January through December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.
* Prices reflect the lowest "base rate" found over the next 30 days. Rates are subject to change and may not include taxes and fees, hotel service charges, extra person charges, or incidentals, such as room service. All rates are displayed in USD unless otherwise noted. Converted rates are provided for your convenience. They are based on today's exchange rate, but the hotel will charge you in the local currency.