Best hotels in Orlando, Florida

Here you'll find a list of the best hotels in Orlando which have been recommended by critics from The New York Times, The Guardian, Lonely Planet and many more. All hotel recommendations are referenced with customer reviews from several booking platforms and all listed hotels have a rating of at least 4 out of 5 stars.

4.5 Alfond Inn Orlando

Hotel The Alfond Inn, Orlando

Lonely Planet

“Contemporary white-walled elegance, a low-key welcoming vibe, colorful interiors in well-appointed rooms give this Winter Park gem a distinct style. There’s a lovely rooftop pool and an excellent restaurant that serves locally sourced food on courtyard tables.”

4.3 Aloft Hotel Orlando

Aloft Hotel Downtown, Orlando

New York Times

“With the original terrazzo floors, marble walls and 10-foot floor-to-ceiling windows. The Aloft is conveniently located across the street from the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Orlando.

4.1 Eo Inn Orlando

Eõ Inn and Spa Downtown, Orlando

New York Times

“The 17-room Eõ Inn and Spa is a budget boutique on swan-infested Lake Eola, a perfect base for exploring Orlando beyond the theme parks. It has a sun terrace with hot tub and an adjoining spa.” Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Orlando, Florida

4.5 Hyatt Regency Orlando

Hyatt Regency Hotel, Orlando

New York Times

“Newly expanded and remodeled at a cost of $450 million, the 1,641-room Hyatt Regency (formerly Peabody Orlando) offers luxury accommodations — and the famous twice-daily duck parade.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Orlando, Florida

4.3 Courtyard Lucerne Orlando

B&B The Courtyard at Lake Lucerne, Orlando

Lonely Planet

“This lovely option comprises four buildings, all different, from a historic home (1883) to an art-deco gem. The spacious rooms are decorated according to their era. It has enchanting gardens and genteel breakfast.”

4.5 Hyatt Cypress Orlando

Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Resort, Orlando

Lonely Planet

“Considering the proximity to Disney’s Magic Kingdom (7 miles) and Universal Resort Orlando (8 miles), plus the quality of the rooms, service, grounds and amenities, this atrium-style resort is one of the best-value options in Orlando.”