It is our goal to help make your visit to Orlando and the Grand Hotel Orlando to be a fun and happy experience! Listed below is information on our Amenity Fees, Shuttle Services, Breakfast Hours / Menus, as well as other information that may be helpful before you arrive.
We are a limited service hotel and other than breakfast, we do not serve lunch & dinner. HOWEVER, we are located in the International Drive area and there is a multitude of Restaurants and Dining Options available in our area. Our Front Desk can supply you with a map that will indicate where many dining facilities are located that are within a 1-mile radius of our hotel – all within walking distance.
Similar to other hotels in the area, we charge a mandatory Amenity Fee of $10 plus tax per night. Listed below are the amenities that are included in our Amenity Fee at the Grand Hotel Orlando:
Cribs are available at no cost and are based on availability. To ensure that a crib is reserved for your room, please request this item in advance of your arrival.
Microwaves are available at a cost of $10.00 plus tax per night. These items are also based on availability. To ensure that a microwave is available during your stay, please request this item in advance of your arrival.
Grand Hotel Orlando has Shuttle Service to the major theme parks arranged through Metro Transportation.
The Shuttle Schedule is:
Walt Disney World
Departs Hotel Lobby: 7:05 / 9:45AM / 12:15PM
Returns to Hotel: 6:00PM, 9:10PM, 10:35PM
(Drops Off & Picks Up at Epcot Transportation Center – Bus Lane # 45)
Departs Hotel Lobby: 9:10AM
Returns to Hotel: 7:10PM
(Drops Off & Picks Up at – Bus Lane # 73)
Departs Hotel Lobby: 12:15PM
Returns to Hotel: 6:20PM
(Drops Off & Picks Up at the Green Canopy)
Please be at the Pickup Locations at least 10 minutes prior to boarding time. These Shuttle Times are subject to change due to traffic and weather conditions. Groups of 13 or more may not use this shuttle and should make arrangements for a private charter.
Please note that Handicap Shuttle Services must be scheduled 24-hours in advance. Motorized Scooters and foldable wheel-chairs are not eligible for wheel-chair accessible vehicle.
Packages can be mailed to the Hotel to your attention, however, there is a Package Fee for all deliveries accepted on your behalf. Packages should indicate the name on the reservation and arrival date.
The Fee Schedule is listed below:
A Hot Breakfast Buffet is served daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM in the Breakfast Café. This Breakfast is included in your Amenity Fee and listed below are items available on the buffet:
Grand Hotel Orlando is a Non-Smoking hotel. Smoking is prohibited in all guest rooms and all public space. There are designated areas for smokers throughout the hotel property.
There will be a $200 room recovery fee for guests who do not comply. This fee will be used to cover the extensive cost of restoring the guest room back to a smoke-free condition.
Pets are allowed at the Grand Hotel Orlando, however, we do have a mandatory Pet Fee of $45 per stay that is charged and we have a 40 lb. limit. Reservations must be made in advance as we do have designated rooms set aside to accommodate our guests traveling with their pets.
** Rooms found occupied with unregistered pets will be charged a Pet Fee of $75 plus tax to cover additional cleaning (Carpet Shampooing) needed in a non-designated Pet Room.
The Laundry Room is open daily from 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM and guests need to use their room key to gain access to the area. Washers and Dryers are all coin operated and take quarters only. Washers are $2.00 a machine load and Dryers are $2.00 a machine load. Change and Laundry Supplies may be purchased at the Front Desk or the gift shop.
We do have a Tour Desk located in the lobby to assist you with attraction ticket purchases, directions and questions about the area. The Desk is open daily from 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Tickets for the I-Ride Trolley may also be purchased through the Tour Desk.
The Desk has transportation specials available with Attraction Ticket Purchases. To help you plan your days, we have listed a few of those specials for you to know prior to arrival.
There is a trolley that services the International Drive (I-Drive) Area. The I-RIDE Trolley travels throughout the I-Drive Resort Area servicing over 100 convenient stops approximately every 20 minutes. The I-RIDE Trolley is definite a fun and convenient way to get around! The link below will provide you with more information on all dining, attractions and shopping available in the I-Drive Area.
The Trolley does stop in front of the Grand Hotel Orlando on Universal Boulevard, which is on the Green Line North Bound. Our stop is G7(Yellow). Directly across the street is the stop for the Green Line South Bound G7(Green). The Trolley runs from 8:00 AM to 10:30 PM daily. Trolley Tickets can be purchased on the Trolley for single rides, but Day Passes with unlimited use, are NOT sold on the Trolley. These passes can be purchased at our Tour Desk.
Trolley Prices are as follows: