A Vibrant Hub of Central Florida

Florida’s thrilling theme parks are just one reason to make the Sonesta ES Suites Orlando your base of exploration. But there’s much more to the region that you’ll want to explore, from water parks to shopping. Drive east to explore Cocoa Beach and the Space Coast. Or visit the Daytona Speedway on your way to famous Daytona Beach. You can even enjoy the great outdoors with boating, fishing and golfing choices. What’s more, be sure to check the local seasonal events as you plan your visit and be a part of the celebration!
 
Here are some of our favorite places, notable businesses, and restaurants.



Attractions
 
Theme Parks
 
Walt Disney World®
1180 Seven Seas Drive, Buena Vista, FL
Distance from hotel: 14 miles
407.824.2222
 
Universal Orlando
1000 Universal Plaza, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 3.6 miles
407.363.8000
 
SeaWorld Orlando/Aquatica
7007 Sea World Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 3.4 miles
888.800.5447
 
LegoLand
1 Legoland Way, Winter Haven, FL
Distance from hotel: 42.9 miles
863.318.5346
 
Attractions
 
Discovery Cove
6000 Discovery Cove Way, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 3.3 miles
877.557.7404
 
Wet N Wild
6200 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 1.6 miles
407.351.1800
 
Wonderworks
9067 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 1.1 miles
407.351.8800
 
Ripley’s Odditorium
8201 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: .4 mile
407.345.0501
 
Shopping & Entertainment
 
Downtown Disney® Area
East Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Distance from hotel: 8.8 miles
 
Orlando Premium Outlets
4951 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 6.2 miles
 
Mall at Millenia
4200 Conroy Road, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 5.3 miles
 
Florida Mall
8001 South Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 5.6 miles
 
Orange County Convention Center
9860 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 1.2 miles
407.685.9800
 
 
Farther Afield
 
Kennedy Space Center
SR 405, Kennedy Space Center, FL
Distance from hotel: 55.3 miles
 
Cocoa Beach Pier
401 Meade Ave, Cocoa Beach, FL
Distance from hotel: 58.2 miles
 
Daytona Speedway
West International Speedway Boulevard, Daytona Beach, FL
Distance from hotel: 61.4 miles
 
 
Corporations
 
Lockheed-Martin
5600 West Sand Lake Road, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 1 mile
407.356.2000


Public Distribution
1950 Sand Lake Road, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 3 miles
407.856.2301


Mitsubishi
8701 South Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 5 miles
407.888.5292


Siemens
4506 L B McLeod Road, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 3 miles
407.650.3570

Boeing
9950 Airtran Boulevard, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 1 mile
407.240.2777


Darden Restaurants
1000 Darden Center Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 2 miles
407.245.4000


Restaurants
 
You’ll find countless restaurant choices on International Drive. Fine dining, casual fare, a quiet bar, a night on the town … it’s all here! The team at the Sonesta ES Suites Orlando will find just the right establishment or entertainment venue to suit your mood and appetite.
 
Restaurants within walking distance (four blocks) of the hotel include:
 
American
Brick House Tavern & Tap
8440 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.1 miles
 
Senor Frogs
8747 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.3 miles
 
TGI Friday’s
8955 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 1.1 miles
 
Dave & Buster’s
8986 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.8 miles
 
Miller’s Ale House
8963 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.7 miles
 
Friendly’s
8718 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.2 miles
 
Italian
Uno’s Chicago Bar & Grill
8250 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.3 miles
 
Olive Garden
8984 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.4 miles
 
Pizza
Cici’s Pizza
8540 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.8 miles
 
Steakhouse
Charley’s Steakhouse
8255 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.2 miles
 
Vito’s Chop House
8633 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.1 miles
 
Tony Roma’s Ribs, Steaks & Seafood
8560 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.1 miles
 
Fogo de Chao
8282 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.3 miles
 
Asian
Kobe Japanese Steakhouse
8148 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.4 miles
 
Seafood
Joe’s Crab Shack
8400 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.1 miles
 
Tapas
Café Tu Tu Tango
8625 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.1 miles
 
Mexican
Don Pablo’s Mexican Kitchen
8717 International Drive, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 0.2 miles
 
Pizza
Flipper’s Pizzeria
7339 West Sand Lake Road, Orlando, FL
Distance from hotel: 2.1 miles
 
Restaurants at the Pointe Orlando Complex, 1 mile south at 9101 International Drive, include:
 
American
B.B. Kings Blues Club
 
Johnny Rockets
 
Capital Grille
 
Copper Canyon Grill
 
Fat Fish Blue
 
Italian
Maggiano’s Little Italy
 
Greek
Taverna Opa
 
Snacks
Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream
 
Seafood
Oceannaire Seafood Room
 
Tommy Bahama's Restaurant
 
Latin
Cuba Libra Restaurant & Rum Bar
 
Asian
Funky Monkey Wine Company
 
British
The Pub
 
Walt Disney World dining reservations: To make advance reservations for any restaurant at the Walt Disney World® Theme Parks or in the Downtown Disney® Area call 407.WDW-DINE (939.3463)