Category archives: Hotels & Resorts

Caribbean Inspired Loews Sapphire Falls Resort Unveils Meeting & Event Space

Caribbean Inspired Loews Sapphire Falls Resort Unveils Meeting & Event Space

  • Posted on 02/03/2017

 

Looking to inspire your meeting attendees with a bit of tropical flare? Then bring your next Orlando meeting to the Caribbean paradise at Universal Orlando's newest hotel Loews Sapphire Falls Resort

As Universal Orlando Resort’s fifth hotel, the Caribbean-themed resort adds 1,000 guest rooms and 114,000 square feet of total meeting ...

Wyndham Grand Orlando Bonnet Creek Opens New Meeting Space

Wyndham Grand Orlando Bonnet Creek Opens New Meeting Space

  • Posted on 11/28/2016

Pictured from left: Fred Shea, Senior Vce President of Convention Sales and Services, Visit Orlando; Charlie Kingston, General Manager, Wyndham Grand; George Aguel, President and CEO, Visit Orlando; and John Branciforte, Area Director of Sales and Marketing, Wyndham Grand.

Wyndham Grand Orlando Bonnet Creek's brand new $5 million ballroom and meeting room is now ...

Five Chefs. Fab Hotels. Orlando’s Freshest Farm-to-Table Fare.

Five Chefs. Fab Hotels. Orlando’s Freshest Farm-to-Table Fare.

  • Posted on 08/24/2016

 

Some Orlando hotels source so local, the chefs pick it themselves.
By Amy Drew Thompson


Orlando dining is not immune to trends. In fact, we set them. Celebrity chefs including Emeril Lagasse, Masaharu Morimoto and Norman Van Aken have set up shop here and we've got more James Beard nominees than you can shake ...

Want An Unconventional Meeting Spot for Your Next Dinner In Orlando?  The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Offers a Few

Want An Unconventional Meeting Spot for Your Next Dinner In Orlando? The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Offers a Few

  • Posted on 05/04/2016


When it comes to events, the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin offers meeting professionals a chance to think outside the box—or inside the kitchen! The hotel now offers receptions, dinners and other group events outside the traditional banquet halls and meetings spaces, in areas including giant freezers, banquet kitchens and back hallways. 

Here ...

After the Meeting, a Round of Golf May Be a Great Way to Relax

After the Meeting, a Round of Golf May Be a Great Way to Relax

  • Posted on 04/12/2016


We’re flush with golf courses here in Orlando—more than 150—so it may be difficult to choose. Here are some well-known courses, not too far from our Convention Center, in the heart of the tourist area.

Shingle Creek Golf Club

The David Harman designed, 18-hole, 7,149-yard championship golf course, below, features undulating ...

 Orlando Plans for Another Banner Year with Expansions and Openings in 2016

Orlando Plans for Another Banner Year with Expansions and Openings in 2016

  • Posted on 01/27/2016


Named by Cvent as the number one meetings destination in the United States, Orlando has proven to be a city that continues to evolve with even more event and meeting space, more group dining venues, new teambuilding experiences and state-of-the-art expansions and upgrades. Meeting professionals in Orlando have unlimited options for creating one-of-a-kind events.

New ...

Villas of Grand Cypress Launches Redesigned Executive Meeting Center

Villas of Grand Cypress Launches Redesigned Executive Meeting Center

  • Posted on 01/13/2016


Villas of Grand Cypress has announced the redesign of its Executive Meeting Center, a standalone complex that houses 7,200 square-feet of flexible indoor/outdoor event space. Situated on the resort’s 1,500 acres in Orlando’s Lake Buena Vista area and framed by the Villas’ 45 holes of Jack Nicklaus Signature-designed golf, the ...

Rosen Shingle Creek Named a 2015 Best In Stay Elite Hotel by Orbitz Worldwide Customers

Rosen Shingle Creek Named a 2015 Best In Stay Elite Hotel by Orbitz Worldwide Customers

  • Posted on 12/02/2015


Rosen Shingle Creek is the winner of a 2015 Orbitz Worldwide Best in Stay Elite Award for being the highest-rated hotel in Orlando. The 2015 Orbitz Best In Stay Awards honor nearly 400 top-rated hotels in 125 popular destinations based on reviews by Orbitz Worldwide consumer brands (Orbitz.com, ebookers, and HotelClub) customers. There are ...

Chefs Tables in Orlando are perfect for Intimate Meeting Groups

Chefs Tables in Orlando are perfect for Intimate Meeting Groups

  • Posted on 09/23/2015


Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
Chef Sadio likes to use local catch from the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and has also paired up with CleanFish which sources and distributes seafood from small-scale producers committed to sustainable and humane practices. Produce comes from local farmers such as strawberries from Plant City, FL.  And mircogreens are ...

Expansion Underway at Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek

Expansion Underway at Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek

  • Posted on 09/02/2015


Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek today announced the launch of a major expansion project set to increase the resort’s available meeting space by 7,000 square feet by early May 2016.

The project, which began this month, is designed to enhance the resort’s current meeting space offerings with larger, more flexible spaces ...

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