Not a Water Park Hotel

The Embassy Suites International Dr. has a great pool but does not have the water park features we consider to make it a water park hotel. It is still a great option in the Orlando area but look at the amenities to make sure it meets your travel needs.

Why the Embassy Suites International Dr. is included:

 Main Amenities

  • 1 Bedroom Suite
  • 2 Bedroom Suites
  • Heated Pools
  • Indoor Pool
  • near International Drive - North
  • near Convention Center
  • Free Universal Shuttle
  • near Airport ( MCO )
  • Free Disney Shuttle

A perfect location for a business trip or a family vacation, the Embassy Suites International Drive Orlando Fl is close to all of the theme parks and attractions. Just off of route 528, the Embassy Suites International Drive Orlando Fl is in close proximity to the Orlando International Airport. While this hotel does not offer free transportation to and from MCO, it is only 13 miles from the airport.

Only Suites at the Embassy Suites International Drive Orlando Fl

When you stay at the Embassy Suites International Drive Orlando, expect to have a lot more space than a standard hotel. Since all of the rooms are Suites, you will find a certain level of privacy that you don’t have in many other places you might stay. Options available are a 2 Bedroom Suite complete with 2 Bathrooms or a 2 Room Suite with Sleeper Sofa. The 2 Room Suites are a little over 450 square feet while the 2 Bedroom option is a full 1,088 square feet in size. This is a very large space and is perfect for a large family stay or if you are entertaining. Since this hotel is also used for Business Guests, the 2 Room Conference Suite removes the standard Living Space and replaced the sofa and chairs with a large Conference Table. This is perfect for a small getaway with staff.

Embassy Suites International Dr. Reviews


Let's take a look at the many positive remarks that make the Embassy Suites International Drive Orlando Fl Hotel rate 70% above average. Guests really feel that the staff is well trained and does a great job with cleaning the rooms as well as taking care of the guests. Another family that stayed at the Embassy Suites International Drive felt, there is no better location if you need to be near the Airport but also want to be close to Universal Studios. The breakfast is included with your stay each and every morning. You even have a chef to prepare your eggs and omelet with the toppings you choose. The indoor pool is nice if the weather is bad or in the evenings when it gets cooler out.

* Estimate of Rating Levels

Above Average - 70%
Average - 16%
Below Average - 14%

Looking at some of the negative comments, some of the visitors to the International Drive Embassy Suites feel that the parking should be included in the price and not be an additional expense. The hotel is a little older and could use some updates. If you look through the reply's from the management, they say that the hotel is due for renovations during the 2016 year.

Take some time and look at the Embassy Suites International Dr. TripAdvisor Reviews to see all of the latest and up to date reviews.

* Rating Levels were created from TripAdvisor information at the time of adding this property. Please check the Embassy Suites International Dr. TripAdvisor Reviews to see if any changes to the ratings have changed before booking.

Pools at International Drive Embassy Suites

The Outdoor Pool is very nice if the weather is warm and permits outdoor use. It has lounge chairs, as well as tables with umbrellas around the patio surrounding the pool. A Hot Tub is located on one side of the pool and a shallow kiddie pool on the other. Additional seating is placed around the kiddie pool making this a great spot to let the kids play while you relax for a bit. The Indoor Pool at the Embassy Suites International Drive Orlando Fl is large and well maintained. A Hot Tub is also available indoor making the a great year round hotel spot.


Although the Orlando International Airport is only a few miles away, the Embassy Suites Orlando on International Drive does not provide free shuttle service. There are plenty of options but most guests take a taxi with the Mears Transportation system.

Shuttle service is available to all of the main Theme Parks in Orlando when you stay at the Embassy Suites International Drive Hotel. All of the Disney World Theme Parks are included in this Scheduled Shuttle service and you can even book your Disney Tickets at the Guest Services Desk in the main hotel lobby. Complimentary transportation is also available for Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure and even SeaWorld.


Like all of the Embassy Hotels, the Embassy Suites International Drive Orlando Fl has a Made-to-Order breakfast every morning. Not only do you have a great selection from the walk through buffet, you can even have the on-site chef prepare any eggs or omelet you care to have. All of the juice and coffee is included in this free breakfast. This Hotel also has a full restaurant, the Fisheye Grill, available Lunch and Dinner. They will also prepare meals and bring them to your very own suite for a quiet dining setting. Each evening, there is also a complimentary reception. This reception has drinks and light appetizers making this a great place to wind down after a busy day.