Westgate Lakes Orlando Resort

In a prime location, just off of I-4, the Westgate Lakes Orlando Resort and Spa is located near the Universal Theme Parks, SeaWorld, and Aquatica. Disney is not very far away in the southwest direction from the resort. Large resort grounds, sitting on Big Sand Lake provide a beautiful waterfront property with many fun things to do. Westgate Lakes Resort is designed to be a family getaway spot with plenty of space and fun activities. There is even a water park available onsite with water slides, a lazy river, and a kids splash park. Note that the water park is not included in your stay and will incur an additional fee but the other resort pools and hot tubs are included. Food is available from many spots in the resort, including a pool bar and service to your room.

Time Share?

Yes, the Westgate Lakes Resort is a Timeshare location. It is mentioned in many of the Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa TripAdvisor Reviews . While this is not something you have to do when booking your stay, just know that you might be approached about viewing the property when staying.

Villas at the Westgate Lakes in Orlando

Fully furnished Villas ranging from a Studio Villa that sleeps four (4) up to a 4 Bedroom Villa with space for 12 are available for booking. Studio Villas are the least expensive option and have plenty of space with a sleeping area, sitting space, and a large bathroom with jetted tub. What you are missing with the Studio is a Kitchen space. To get a Kitchen, you will want to consider getting a 1 – 4 Bedroom Villa. There is a difference in the kitchen of the One-Bedroom Villa, having a refrigerator, dishwasher, sink, and cooktop, you will not have a full oven in these Villas. Once you get to the 2 Bedroom Villa, a full-size kitchen is available with everything you need to prepare full meals. Each Villa also comes with outdoor space whether that be a patio or a balcony.

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Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa Reviews


It is definitely worth reading through the latest [TripAdvisor_Link] when booking. Looking at these reviews, many of the guests like the activities on the ground. Those who were willing to pay the additional fee for the water park mentioned that the kids really enjoyed it. Pools are nearby, no matter where you are staying and the Villas are large with nice outdoor space.


Since the Westgate Lakes Resort is a Timeshare property, many guests mention this in their reviews. Some guests also mention that the Villas could use some updating so it might be worth asking for an updated Villas when booking. Others would have liked for the water park to be included and not an additional fee.

* Estimate of Rating Levels

Above Average - 59%
Average - 14%
Below Average - 27%

Take some time and look at the Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa 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 Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa TripAdvisor Reviews to see if any changes to the ratings have changed before booking.

Things to do at the Westgate Lakes in Orlando

Of course, the pools and water park will top the list of things to do at the Westgate Lakes in Orlando Resort but there is so much more to explore. Head over to the Basketball court and shoot some hoops. Ride bikes around the grounds and enjoy the scenery and time with the family. Go Fishing on the lake. Jump in a kayak rental and paddle across the lake. Want a little friendly competition? Challenge your friends and family to a round of putt-putt golf. And, the list continues with Tennis Courts, Volleyball Courts, a playground and so much more.


Pets are allowed at the Westgate Lakes Resort in Orlando. Your pet must be a dog, no more than 60 pounds and no longer or taller than 36″. There is a limit of 2 dogs per room. If you bring 2 dogs, they cannot have a combined weight of more than 60 lbs. The Westgate Lakes Resort does charge an additional fee for bringing your pet. Be sure to check with the front desk at the Westgate Lakes Resort when booking for the latest Pet Policy information and room availability before bringing your pet(s) with you. Pet Policies can change at any time without notice.

Resort Fees

Adding to the cost of your stay, you will want to add the nightly Resort Fee changed at the Westgate Lakes Resort to find your overall cost. The Resort Fee at the Westgate Lakes Resort covers items like:

  • WiFi – Internet Access
  • Miniature Golf
  • Bike Rental
  • Basketball and Tennis Courts
  • Access to the Fitness Center


Self-Parking is included with your stay.

Fitness Center

The Fitness Center is a large space with multiple Elliptical Machines, Treadmills, and even Free Weights. This is included with your Resort Fee.

Spa Treatments

Whisk yourself away to the Serenity Spa at the Westgate Lakes Resort. You are on vacation. It is time to relax and take in the finer things in life. Book your appointment with the Serenity Spa by calling 407-992-2938. Relaxing treatments are provided, as well as in-room salon services.


While you will likely eat at other locations outside of the Westgate Lakes Resort, you can rest easy knowing that you don’t have to. From Room Service to New York-style pizza, and a full menu restaurant at the Drafts Sports Bar and Grill, dining is taken care of from Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. Breakfast is not provided for free at the Westgate Lakes but you do have options at Drafts Sports Bar. If you are looking to save money and you are staying in one of the 1-4 Bedroom Villas, the provided kitchen helps to cut down on your expenses a little.

Business & Event Spaces

Want to hold your next meeting or event in Orlando. The Westgate Lakes Resort has plenty of space. Book your stay in one of the many Studio Villas or multi-bedroom Villas and enjoy the property while walking to your event space. With over 15,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, you can host an event from the smaller 10 guests up to about 1,200 guests total.

Wedding Venue

Make your wedding special. With plenty of event space, you can plan your wedding, hold the reception, and even host your guests at one location. For more information on setting up your wedding at the Westgate Lakes Resort, fill out the Meeting Space Request and someone from the hotel will contact you to get the ball rolling.

Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa

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