Lake Buena Vista Resort Village & Spa – A Relaxing Getaway!

by Carrie McLaren with 13 comments

When traveling with toddlers, I love having extra room to spread out and most of all, a place to unwind at the end of the day once the kids are in bed.

The Lake Buena Vista Resort Village & Spa provided us with all the comforts of home when we visited the Central Florida area last month.

Lake Buena Vista Resort Village and Spa

With one to four bedrooms, each suite features a full-sized kitchen (including a dishwasher – with soap!), a living/dining area, a washer/dryer and my favorite – a large garden tub in the master bathroom.  Housekeeping is available for an extra fee.  With a large flat screen television in the living room, it was a nice surprise to find televisions in each of the bedrooms too.

Lake Buena Vista Resort Village and Spa Collage

Other great amenities of the resort include -

  • Shuttle service to the theme parks – Sea World, Universal Studios Orlando and Disney World
  • On-site restaurant and Pizza Hut (both with options for dining in or delivery)
  • Mini-grocery store on property
  • Reflections full service salon and spa
  • Lake Buena Vista Factory Outlet – loved having a Carter’s store within walking distance!

Lake Buena Vista Resort Village and Spa Collage 2

My family’s favorite part of the resort was the fantastic Pirate Plunge pool!  I especially loved the zero-entry access perfect for little ones to ease their way into the water.

The Pirate Plunge slide provides great thrills for older kids and adults.  Little ones will also enjoy the poolside kids club activities in the afternoon – arts/crafts and even hairwraps!  The Lani’s Luau poolside bar and grille had a great selection of food (hot pretzels – yum!) and it was great relaxing by the pool with a strawberry daiquiri too!

Lake Buena Vista Resort Village and Spa Pool

We enjoyed our stay at the Lake Buena Vista Resort Village & Spa.  From the friendly staff, to the spa, shopping and dining options – this resort is a perfect place for a family vacation!

Visit www.lbvorlandoresort.com to learn more about this great property.  Be sure and “like” the Lake Buena Vista Resort Village & Spa on Facebook and follow them on Twitter at @LBVResort.

Have you visited this great resort? What did you think of it?

** My family and I received a two night stay at this resort for the purpose of this review.  Thoughts and opinions here are 100% my own and not influenced by others. **

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    Comments

  • Melissa


    The resort looks amazing and Hayden would love that pirate ship! We will definitely look into it our next trip!

    • Carrie with Children


      He would LOVE the pirate ship! It’s huge and so lifelike – such a fun resort!

  • Liz @ A Nut in a Nutshell


    I haven’t stayed there, but it sure looks like a place I need to be at!

    • Carrie with Children


      It’s a really great place for families. I loved all the extra room to spread out, especially at night once the girls went to bed!

  • Kristina Vanni


    Wow, what a great stay! Looks like you had a wonderful experience – thanks for sharing!

  • Tesa @ 2 Wired 2 Tir


    What a wonderful place! My sister and her family actually stayed here last year and has such good things to say about it. I would love to visit sometime! That pool is just so much fun!

  • Annie @ Mama Dweeb


    That ship in the pool is way too cool! I wanna go play! This looks like such a beautiful village :)

  • Alicia


    That places looks great! Sign me up:)

  • Jane


    Hi Carrie,
    My name is Jane and I’m with Dwellable.
    I was looking for blog posts about Lake Buena Vista to share on our site and I came across your post…If you’re open to it, shoot me an email at jane(at)dwellable(dot)com.
    Hope to hear from you :)
    Jane

  • Angela


    This hotel is awesome, we stayed there last year. We had 7 adults and 1 toddler with a 3 bedroom suite and we had so much room. Our family looved it :) I would highly recommend.

    • Carrie with Children


      Thanks for reading, Angela! I am so glad to hear that you and your group had a great trip. It’s a perfect place to getaway! :)