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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel across from Wet 'n Wild, a half-mile from Universal


Near Wet 'n Wild

Located near Universal Studios, across the street from Wet-n-Wild, and three blocks from Sky Venture / I Fly Orlando. This Universal Studios Partner Hotel provides complimentary scheduled shuttle service to Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, and SeaWorld.

Leisure options

Guests of Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel can enjoy an outdoor pool, 2 spa tubs, an arcade room, fitness center, tennis court, and basketball half-court. Transportation to Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, and SeaWorld is provided.

Wireless Internet

Guestrooms at Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel feature large windows, many with pool views. All provide free WiFi, in-room safes, and cable TV with premium channels.

Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel

7299 Universal Blvd Orlando FL 32819

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Best Western Orlando Gateway Hotel offers complimentary scheduled transportation to Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, and SeaWorld. For a surcharge, other shuttles connect to Walt Disney World Theme Parks and Downtown Disney Area. During summer months, a seasonal bar serves snacks and tropical drinks adjacent to the hotel's outdoor splash pool. Guests can also enjoy two spa tubs, a tennis court, and a basketball half-court. Sharky & Jack's Bar & Grille serves breakfast buffets and American favorites with Caribbean accents for dinner. A takeout deli is also on site. This Orlando hotel offers a business center, WiFi access in the lobby, restaurant and lounge, and deli. Coin-operated laundry facilities are on site. Self parking is complimentary.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Total number of rooms - 297 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 232 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Business center 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2500 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Microwave 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Sharky & Jack's Bar & Grille - Casual lobby restaurant serving American favorites with Caribbean accents. Dinner selections include shrimp, burgers, salads, and sandwiches. Full bar. Breakfast and dinner served; bar open from early evening to late evening.

Shades Deli - Sandwiches, salads, pizza, boxed lunches, snacks, coffee, pastries, and grocery items. Open from early morning to late evening.

Poolside Cabana Bar - Snacks, beer, soft drinks, and frozen cocktails by the pool. Open seasonally from late morning to early evening.

Nearby Things to Do

A spacious sundeck houses an outdoor splash pool and two spa tubs. A tennis court and basketball half-court are also on site, and complimentary equipment is available. A game arcade is located off the lobby.

Three miles away, Shingle Creek Golf Club features a par 72 course designed by David Harman. The scenic course lies along Shingle Creek, headwaters to the Florida Everglades. The Pirate's Cove miniature golf course is within two miles of the hotel. Water skiing and wakeboarding are available at the Orlando Watersports Complex, seven miles away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Basketball on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Minimum guest age is 18


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 9.95 for adults and USD 5.95 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 11.25 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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