Local Attractions

Waldorf Astoria Orlando, located near Walt Disney World® Resort, is your gateway to Orlando’s renowned attractions, museums, and theme parks.

Whether you are planning a trip for two, a family vacation, or a solo travel experience, there is plenty to see and do while you are here. We will gladly acquaint you with the area and plan a custom-made itinerary to suit your personal interests. We also provide complimentary, luxury motorcoach transportation directly to Walt Disney World® Theme Parks.

Theme Parks

Whether you are young or simply young at heart, the world’s greatest theme parks are conveniently located near our luxury Orlando resort. From the classic Magic Kingdom® Park at Walt Disney World® Resort to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando® Resort, there’s something for everyone at any age.


We suggest:

  • Walt Disney World® Resort
  • LEGOLAND® Florida
  • SeaWorld® Orlando, Discovery Cove®, and Aquatica® where you can dive into adventure and fun from the 3-D-360 TurtleTrek experience to the inspiring Shamu® show, One Ocean.
  • Universal Orlando Resort® and Universal’s Islands of Adventure® give you the opportunity to jump right into the action of your favorite television shows and movies like Shrek, The Simpsons, and Despicable Me.

Performing Arts and Museums

Orlando has a vibrant local arts and cultural scene where you can find a wonderful mix of traditional and modern attractions, depending on your specific interests and tastes. One can spend the day strolling through art galleries then take in a ballet or play at night…the array of choices are diverse and bountiful, such as:

Day Trips

If you have a day open for some travel beyond the Greater Orlando area, you can easily take in the pristine beaches, colorful flora and different city scenes with a short car drive. A few of our neighboring area attractions include:

·   Kennedy Space Center
·   Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay

·   Daytona Beach 
·   Cocoa Beach