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Sonesta Es Suites, International Drive

8480 International Drive Orlando FL 32819 - Map
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Based on 1966 Reviews

Sonesta Es Suites Overview

This family-friendly hotel is 3 miles from the Universal Orlando Resort and 8 miles from Walt Disney World. A free transport service to local area attractions is provided. Guests will enjoy an outdoor pool and hot tub.

All suites feature a fully-equipped kitchen, seating area, and sofa bed. Sonesta ES Suites Orlando International Drive also includes a satellite television.

The hotel also offers free Wi-Fi, onsite fitness room, heated swimming pool, business services and laundry services. Outdoor barbecue facilities and tour desk offering ticket sales to top theme parks are available for added convenience.

A complimentary shuttle to Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando, and an adjacent I-Ride Trolley Stop which provides transportation to Sea World, Aquatica and the Orlando Premium Outlets. Guests appreciate this contemporary hotel near restaurants, shops and attractions easily within walking distance.

Please Note: This hotel charges a mandatory Resort Fee per room per day which is payable locally. The Resort Fee includes the use of certain facilities and amenities at the hotel.

For Incidental expenses that may be incurred by the guests during their stay, the hotel requires guests to present either a credit card or a refundable cash deposit at time of check-in, per suite. Credit cards presented at the desk must be presented by the cardholder and accompanied by the card holder's photo ID.

For Incidental expenses that may be incurred by the guests during their stay, the hotel requires guests to present either a credit card or a refundable cash deposit at time of check-in, per suite. Credit cards presented at the desk must be presented by the cardholder and accompanied by the card holder's photo ID.

Our customers think this is great for...

Family friendly


Central location


Great service


Hotel facilities

  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • ATM/banking
  • Bar/lounge
  • Business services
  • Check-in time starts 4:00 PM
  • Check-out by 11:00 AM
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge desk
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Garage parking (Surcharge)
  • Gift shop
  • Grocery
  • Internet access - wireless
  • Internet access in public areas - complimentary
  • Internet access in public areas - high speed
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets not allowed
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa tub
  • Suitable for children
  • Swimming pool - children's
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Terrace
  • Tour assistance

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Cable/satellite television channels
  • Climate control
  • Clock radio
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Free local calls
  • Hair dryer
  • High-speed Internet access
  • In-room safe
  • Internet access - wireless
  • Internet access (complimentary)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Pay movies
  • Phone
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Premium television channel(s)
  • Refrigerator
  • Separate sitting area
  • Shower only
  • Sofa bed
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls

Customer Reviews

9/10 Fantastic Based on 13 Customer Reviews

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10/10 Amazing

04 October 2015

Best place to stay on international drive

Just back from a week in the sonesta,the place is so comfortable rooms are the nicest I've stayed in on international drive and it's been my 9 th time ,we'll be back (staff are so friendly and the breakfast is plentiful

The best thing about my stay was...

Friendly staff and rooms
8/10 Great

21 September 2012

Staybridge Suites (Now Called Sonesta ES Suites)

We stayed here in 2001 and loved the place. It had large suites with a complete kitchen, living room/dining room with comfy sofas and large TV with DVD/Video player, 2 large bedrooms each with their own bathroom. There is a bar and a reasonable sized breakfast room with breakfast included in the room rate. There is an on site swimming pool as well as a games room, a fitness room and a laundry. Not much has changed in the 11 years since we last stayed though it had just been taken over to become Sonesta ES Suites a matter of weeks before we arrived.We were in a smaller room this time as there were just 2 of us but it was still a good size (though the bathroom was compact). The suites could do with a bit of a makeover as they are a little tired now, but the room we had was still perfectly functional & very clean, the parking is free, the staff were helpful and friendly and we enjoyed our stay.

The best thing about my stay was...

Perfect location on that part of I drive, within walking distance of restaurants, shops,and places to go for a drink.
10/10 Amazing

16 November 2011

Fantastic!!! The Hotel could not be any more helpful.

We stayed here for 3 weeks in October. Its was fabulous. Free breakfast was great saved you lots dollars. Free transport buses to Disney, Universal and Seaworld. We did not hire a car but utilised the free transport from hotel to themeparks. We also used iRide bus $17 for 14 day unlimited pass, kids go free, which went up and down Int Drive all day. Also used the Lynx bus $2 a ride with free transfers. I could not rate this hotel any higher only wish I was still there. Rooms are fab and spacious with 3 tvs so no fighting over viewing. 10/10 Will definitely go back.

The best thing about my stay was...

Friendliness and cleanliness of staff and hotel. Home from Home brilliant.

Additional information

The Sonesta Es Suites was previously known as Staybridge Suites.

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