Features. This Orlando resort is a collection of Mediterranean-inspired buildings with red-tile roofs. The resort is built around a lagoon with rock waterfalls and bridges. Mallory Square Market is open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily and offers Starbucks coffee and fresh-baked breads and pastries. The market also stocks film, local maps, pharmacy items, magazines, postcards, souvenirs, sun protection products and more. Barbeque grills and picnic tables surrounded by palm trees are on site for guest use. Complimentary wireless Internet access is offered throughout the hotel, and the business center provides three computers. Safe-deposit boxes are located at the 24-hour front desk and the multilingual staff provides dry cleaning and concierge services. Adults can swim in the adults-only pool or in one of the resort's two secluded spa tubs while the kids can play in the supervised children's center, sand playground, and video game room. The resort also offers movie rentals, a fitness room with sauna and steam room and ping pong and pool tables.
Guestrooms. Each unit features a kitchen or kitchenette with stove, refrigerator, microwave oven, dishwasher, coffeemaker, toaster and blender. Most villas have a private balcony or patio and CD and DVD players. Units also have a washer and dryer. Other amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access and cable television.
Expert Tip. The resort offers complimentary scheduled shuttle service to Disney World's four theme parks.