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Everything you need to know about Holiday Inn Club Vacations at Orange Lake Resort

Posted by Lisa Marie Ponder on May 19,2018
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orange-lake-resort-874x492When you step into your vacation villa at Orange Lake Resort, be prepared to experience the best Orlando has to offer! This family-friendly resort is located right next door to Walt Disney World and features on-site activities for all ages. Spread out in separate bedrooms with space in the living and dining rooms for the whole family. This Award Winning resort is part of the Holiday Inn Club Vacations brand, a company dedicated to creating lasting memories for their guests. If you are looking to kick your family vacations up a level, take a look at our current listings to buy an Orange Lake timeshare today.  Already own one?  We can help you sell your timeshare or rent it out.

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Holiday Inn Club Vacations at Orange Lake Orlando Resort is an expansive 1,450-acre modern resort in Orlando that’s like a mini-city.  It is so massive, they have their own on-site shuttle to take you from one end to the other. This family-friendly resort features multiple outdoor playgrounds, 7 pools - including zero-entry pools, waterslides, a wading pool, cabanas, and an interactive fountain that will “dance” along with your kids. There are 4 golf courses, 3 arcades, Putt-Putt® golf, and 2 mini golf courses. The Activity Center is a retreat for kids and teens with age-specific activities and events.

Orange Lake pool sign activities-543176-editedThe water park on site is 12-acres, known as "River Island," and features a 1,200-ft. lazy river. Tennis, basketball, racquetball, and volleyball are available at the resort.  We really mean it when we say something for everyone!

If you still have energy after all of the activities above, there are 2 fully-equipped fitness centers and an exercise room with a schedule of classes and on-site fitness trainers. For those that prefer the outdoors, there is also a scenic running/hiking trail throughout the resort. I'm getting exhausted just thinking about all that this resort offers!

With all there is to do right on the property, keep in mind that Orange Lake Resort is located super close to the best Orlando theme parks and attractions. Only a short drive away, you will find Disney Springs shopping and dining, Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Florida™, Universal’s Islands of Adventure™, plus the new Universal’s Volcano Bay™ water theme park. Add SeaWorld® Orlando, Aquatica, and LEGOLAND® and you’ve got an incredible vacation getaway.  They also provide shuttles to local area theme parks for their guests.

What's Inside the Orange Lake Resort Villas

With enough space for your entire family to spread out, Orange Lake offers Studios and 1 to 3 bedroom villas. Studios include a fully equipped kitchenette, small dining table, and a living room area with a pull out sleeper sofa. Free Wi-Fi is provided across the resort. Studios are located in the West Village Clubhouse and have a washer/dryer conveniently located at the end of each hallway.  Villas include a fully equipped kitchen, a dining/living room area with pull out sleeper sofa, a furnished patio/balcony, and so much more!  Whether you are staying in a studio or larger villa one thing's for certain, Orange Lake has stocked your cabinets with all the comforts of home!  From toiletries to pots and pans, you will have everything you need to make your stay comfortable and magical.  All you need to do is fill the fridge and pantry, which you can do on site at their Marketplace grocery store. 

Orange Lake Resort is broken up into four areas:  East Village, West Village, North Village and River Island. The difference between the four villas at Orange Lake Resorts Orlando is:

Orange Lake River Island lazy riverRiver Island

the newest addition to the resort, River Island is a 12-acre tropical setting with tons of activities and amenities, such as a 1,200-foot lazy river style pool, water slides, mini-golf, arcade, as well as many dining outlets.  There are planned daily activities here for guests.


Orange Lake East Village villa golf course sunset viewEast Village

a golfer's paradise and those who really want to enjoy the natural beauty of Florida. It contains a premier golf course as well as two pools, and the place for all of the best sports action at Legacy Sports Bar and Grill.  The East Village is also close to River Island.


Orange Lake North Village waterfall closeupNorth Village

a relaxing retreat featuring multi-level pool decks and tranquil waterfalls alongside a zero-entry pool and a Splash Lagoon for the little ones! There are basketball and tennis courts, all of this surrounded by Legends Walk golf course.



Orange Lake Water's Edge Beach Club Water ParkWest Village

the most popular village at Orange Lake. The Water's Edge Beach Club features multiple pools, arcade, kid's club, and a water-sports complex on the lake! You will also find the Marketplace, Breezes Restaurant & Bar, multiple tennis courts, two basketball courts, and two golf courses. Known for all the action, the West Village is the hot spot for most of the activities planned by the resort.


Orange Lake Resort Restaurants and Dining Options

There are 8 on-site restaurants and a full marketplace that stocks everything your local grocery store offers and more. In addition, the pool areas offer poolside bar bites and drinks and there are multiple "tiki bar" style hangouts on site. If you are looking for a sit down meal with table service at Orange Lake Resorts, try out one (or all) of these restaurants:

Legacy Sports Bar & GrillLocated in the East VIllage, sports fans can sit down to catch a game surrounded by memorabilia and excitement. Open 7 days a week, serves lunch and dinner. Click here for the menu. 

Breezes Restaurant & Bar - Located in the West Village, sample the flavors of Key West and join the festive Sunset Celebration every Monday through Saturday. Open Monday through Saturday, serves lunch and dinner. Click here for the menu. 

River Island Grilling Company - Located in River Island, they are best known for the amazing breakfast buffet.  Closed for lunch, they reopen for dinner with menu offerings including sushi, seafood, grilled favorites and more. Click here for the menu. 

Anchors - Located in the River Island Exchange, this deli style eatery is open daily from 11am - 5pm for lunch or an early dinner (weather permitting). You will find Boars Head deli favorites, paninis, kids' meals and a variety of other quick service selections. 

Tradewinds Bar & Grill - Located in River Island (actually, it is connected to the River Island Grilling Company restaurant), Tradewinds overlooks the pool and is known for its cocktails and appetizers. Open daily for lunch and dinner. 

Windward & Leeward Pool Bars - Located in the River Island pool complex, these poolside bars are the best spots for beverages, frozen cocktails and light snacks. Click here for the menu.

Paisan Pizzeria - Located in the North Village Splash Lagoon Pool Complex, this Italian hot spot offers pick up and villa delivery options (from 4pm to midnight). Serves lunch and dinner, click here for the menu. 

Currents Cafe - Located in the River Island Exchange, this is where you will find your Starbucks coffee, Edy's ice cream, smoothies, wraps and salads. Grab a quick bite and relax in the outdoor sitting area. Open for breakfast and lunch.


Holiday Inn Club Vacations

Orange Lake Resort is now affiliated with Holiday Inn Club Vacations, which is owned by InterContinental Hotels Group, the largest hotel group worldwide, and enables Orange Lake Resort owners the opportunity to expand their horizons and vacation coast-to-coast.  Holiday Inn Club Vacations brings luxury, fun and convenience to its members with a network of over twenty-five amazing resorts, and the company only plans to add more.  Never before has being a timeshare owner made so much sense or offered so much value!

Buy at Orange Lake Resort

Once you’ve decided to take the next step towards vacation ownership you’ll want to browse through our extensive inventory of available ownerships for sale.  Use our state-of-the-art website to make an offer or call and speak with one of our knowledgeable team members to find the property that is right for you.

Sell Your Orange Lake Resort Timeshare

Lifestyles change and sometimes vacation owners need to sell their timeshares. When this happens, the experts at Timeshares Only are here to help. Call us now at 1-800-610-2734 and find out how we can help you sell your timeshare now.



Topics: holiday inn club vacations, orange lake, Orange Lake Resorts, Family Vacation, Orlando, FL, Timeshare

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