CLARION INN & SUITES UNIVERSAL STUDIOS AREA

5829 Grand National Dr., Orlando, FL 32819 United States (USA)
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3.0 Star Resort Hotel in Orange County
28.47038-81.45661
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4.0/5

Based on 506 guest reviews

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  • Outdoor pool at hotel
  • The Avg. Group Saves 16.1%!
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 192 rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in property
  • Check-out time: 11:00AM
  • Has environment-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 3.3/10

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Local Attractions

Walking distance to Universal Studios™, Islands of Adventure™ and City Walk Dining and Entertainment Complex™; numerous golf courses; miniature golf, Volcano Bay™, Walking Distance to Orlando Premium International Outlets®; short 15 minutes to Millennia Mall® and Florida Mall® ; easy access to Walt Disney World Resort®, Sea World & Aquatica and all major Central Florida and International Drive Attractions.

Verified Reviews of Clarion Inn & Suites Universal Studios Area

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"Frustrating and Unfriendly Staff"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Staff needs more customer service trainings. Very unorganized staff.
(Group coordinator, booked 10 rooms), from US flag
22-Dec-2016 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Dec 03 to Sun Dec 04 2016 at a $89.99 group rate.

Customer Reviews of Clarion Inn & Suites Universal Studios Area

4.0 out of 5. Based on 506 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Located near the main gate to Universal Orlando Resort™, Our 2017 Choice Hotels Gold Award Clarion Inn & Suites has received a multi-million dollar renovation. The room is designer quality and all furniture brand new. We have a FREE scheduled shuttle to Universal Orlando Resort™, Sea World/Aquatica and Epcot at Walt Disney World, which are for individuals only (not for groups). Our Modern and comfortable accommodations include 4 two-story buildings with exterior corridors; comfortable Guest Rooms with two Queen beds, 12 King-Bed Rooms and 19 Family Suites which have two Queen Beds with a Double Sleeper Sofa in the Living Room. We also have Executive Suites with one King Bed and a Double Sleeper Sofa. Each Guest Room is equipped with a Hair Dryer, Alarm Clock Radio, Smoke Alarm, Electronic Door Locks, 42" Flat Screen TV's with Remote Control; Direct-Dial Telephones; Individual Climate Control, In-room Safes ($3.00 per day), Iron with Board, Coffee Makers and FREE Wireless Internet. Our Outdoor Tropical/Zero Entry Pool and Hot Tub can be enjoyed year round. Enjoy refreshing beverages from our Pool Side Tiki Bar (seasonal), as well as our exclusive Lobby Bar. Join us for lunch 12:00 noon - 2:30 pm or dinner 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm Tue-Sun at our on-site Tabla restaurant offering Indian, Thai & Chinese Cuisine. In need of ballroom or meeting space, we have a beautiful venue with approximately 2700 sq. ft of total space available. Our grand ballroom can be split into smaller break out rooms with A/V equipment and food and beverage options available to cater to your event needs.

Green Sustainability

Save Our Planet Program - Water Conservation. Energy Management- Wall thermostat that controls the A/C and keeps the room at a comfortable temperature when room is vacant.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00PM
Check Out: 11:00AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2016
Floors: 2
Rooms: 192
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 192
Handicap Rooms: 8
Rooms with 1 Bed: 18
Rooms with 2 Beds: 145
Suites: 21
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: As Needed
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 2700 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 200 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 5 PM-11 PM TUE-SUN Closed on Mondays
Pool Info:
Pool Hours: 8am - 11pm. Large Tropical Outdoor pool with zero entry. Also has an adjacent Hot Tub and Tiki Bar at pool area (Seasonal)....
Ownership: Caravan Hotel Properties, LLC
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Group Room Cancellation Policy is 30-days prior to arrival without penalty. If cancellation is received within 30-14 days prior to arrival, the first night room and tax will apply & Individual Room Booking Cancellation Policy is 72 hours before arrival.
Nightly Parking: Free
Typical Group Deposit: first night room and tax
Total Taxes: 12.50%
Total Misc Fees: $3.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.50%
Occupancy Tax: 6.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Weather Channel
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • TV Channel: Discovery Channel
  • TV Channel: Nickelodeon
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Orlando International Airport (MCO) is approx. 16.2 miles away. Taxi or Shuttle services available directly with MEARS Transportation. Orlando Sanford International Airport is approximately 35.7 miles.

Local Shuttle Info: We have scheduled complimentary service to Universal Orlando Resort™, Seaworld/Aquatica and Epcot Center at Walt Disney World (We do not provide complimentary Group transportation). No complimentary shuttle from the Orlando International Airport. Please use MEARS Transportation or UBER for airport transportation services.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Our breakfast food items are sold in our Roast Café. Hours 7:00 am to 11:00 am Roast Café has both Breakfast and Lunch/Dinner items(All-American A la Carte Cuisine). Open daily until 8:00 pm.

Parking Info

Parking is complimentary on-site.

Internet / WiFI

Free Wireless High Speed Internet.

About Clarion Hotels

  • Full-service property with meeting/event space and available catering services
  • Feature a restaurant or social bar and lounge based on location
  • High-quality bedding
  • Free high-speed internet
  • 24-hour business center services
  • Spacious rooms with large desks

The Clarion Hotels highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Days Inn Orlando Maingate To Universal

Hotel Rate Trends at Clarion Inn & Suites Universal Studios Area

Rate fluctuations of Clarion Inn & Suites Universal Studios Area

The chart above shows averages of prices for both group rates and the best individual traveler rates our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was placed. The lowest group rate shown is 16.8% in September 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $141 in the month of March 2018. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Clarion Inn & Suites Universal Studios Area in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Clarion Inn & Suites Universal Studios Area

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Clarion Inn & Suites Universal Studios Area.

Feel free to use the Clarion Inn & Suites Universal Studios Area meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Orlando event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
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Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
The Grand Ballroom 90 x 30 x 14 2700 160/200 140 200 36 45 -- 11/9 200 200 9
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The Grand Ballroom

The Grand Ballroom offers a private setting located on the first floor adjacent to the Tabla Restaurant at the Clarion Inn & Suites Universal Studios Area. We can tailor your social event, board meeting or conference to ensure a superior and memorable event. Our banquet coordinator and team of chefs can design a menu that includes International flairs such as Indian, Thai, Chinese or all American cuisines. We will be happy to discuss the many options we have available. We can also split our Ballroom into three Breakout rooms for smaller group functions. (Bringing in own food is not permitted). In-house catering preferred, however, may allow outside catering, some restrictions apply. Outside caterer must provide a copy of Business License & Certificate of Liability Insurance. For specific pricing details available with our sales team.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2700 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
90 x 30 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
20
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
50% discount on room fee if you spend over $500.00 on food & beverage.
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