Clarion Inn Lake Buena Vista, a Rosen Hotel
8442 Palm Pkwy.
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32836
Phone: (407) 996-7300
Fax: (407) 996-1475
Located minutes from Walt Disney World, Orlando Premium Outlets offers upscale outlet shopping with an impressive collection of 150 designer and name brand outlet stores. Enjoy savings of 25% to 65% every day. Stores include Barneys New York, Burberry, Coach, Fendi, Diesel, Gap Outlet, Kenneth Cole, Lacoste, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Salvatore Ferragamo and many more.
You'll feel like a new person strutting around in shoes offered by this Italian heavyweight of the fashion industry. Throw away those old duds and don a pair of Ferragamos to make heads turn. Chic clothes and accessories are also on offer here; if your budget is not sky high, just choose from amongst scarves, eye gear, watches, bags, perfumes and more. The ever-friendly staff puts you at ease and helps you without being overly obtrusive. Even a round of window-shopping at this place can prove to be therapeutic!
Located within Orlando Premium Outlets, this place is ideal for buying smart wardrobe for your little tykes. Merely a walk away from Walt Disney World, this store attracts a lot of tourists and locals alike, and with the kind of clothes sold, quite deservingly so. Great clothes, reasonable price, thats what Polo Ralph Lauren Children's Factory Outlet is all about.
Located in the Crossroads Plaza across from Downtown Disney, Mitzi's Hallmark is not your average card shop. In fact, Mitzi's is a gold mine for lovers of porcelain and other collectibles by such industry big dogs as Boyds Bears, Harbor Lights, Harmony Kingdom, Precious Moments and Pooh and friends. Naturally, since it's so close to Disney World, Mitzi's Hallmark specializes in Walt Disney Art Classics, and in fact is, "their only preferred gallery shop in Central Florida." A good stop for collectors.
Situated near the entrance to Downtown Disney Marketplace, Crossroads of Lake Buena Vista offers about 25 specialty shops and restaurants, including stores such as Beyond Electronics, Whites Books and Gifts, Disney Character Connection, Foot Locker and Sunglass Hut, along with Gooding's, a 24-hour grocery store that offers a big deli and variety of prepared food.
Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is located within the World of Disney store found at Downtown Disney Marketplace just south of Orlando in Walt Disney World Resorts. Little girls (and big ones too) are magically changed into fairy princesses by "Fairy Godmothers-in-training" who takes care of all the details. Choose from a variety of packages including features to become a Fairytale Princess, Pop Princess or Disney Diva that include items such as three different hairstyles, glittering makeup, nails, complete customs and a selection of pictures. Other packages available consist of Hannah Montana makeovers and a Cool Dudes makeover for boys 3 and up. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Magic Masters is located in the lively Downtown Disney West Side area, just a little south of the city of Orlando in Walt Disney World Resorts. Step inside this unusual magic store and be impressed with the amazing details, including massive mahogany bookcases, rich wood floors and authentic Oriental rugs. Designed to resemble the library of the famous magician, Houdini, it features a hidden bookcase panel, numerous photos throughout, and a number of rare books on the shelves. Watch magic tricks performed right before your eyes or browse through the store that offers "everything" magic for both beginners and serious magicians. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Located directly across from the Marketplace Train, Tren-D is Downtown Disney's best boutique shop for women's, junior's, and girl's clothing and accessories. Tren-D sells all things Disney from purses and bags to necklaces and bracelets, sweaters and pants to mugs and travel gear.
The Reebok Factory Direct Store is located in the Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores, not far from all the theme parks. There you'll find everything for the amateur to accomplished athletic enthusiast, from running shoes to sweat socks, walk shorts to sweatshirts, all under one Reebok roof. And since it's a factory outlet, you can expect to find every item in the store at reasonable, if not cheap, prices. It even carries Weeboks for the kids.
Conveniently situated less than a mile from the Orange County Convention Center, this shopping and entertainment complex offers shopping, dining and entertainment outlets. Browse through clothing stores and specialty stores. Eat at restaurants, such as Adobe Gila's, an eatery known for its 75 varieties of tequila. Live bands play regularly, and all this fun is housed in a facility offering open-air promenades and themed courtyards.
Surf's up at Boardwalk Surf and Sport, one of the few surf stores in Orlando featuring such brand name, industry leaders as Billabong, Mossimo, Reef, Quicksilver, Stussy, O'Neil and No Fear. Located not far from the unmistakable FAO Schwarz in the thriving Pointe Orlando shopping center, lies this cool shop. Who cares if Orlando is 45 minutes from the beach? Boardwalk's impressive array of walk shorts, tank tops, flip flops and beach towels brings the beach to you.
Found in the Pointe Orlando mall, Armani Exchange or AX for short, is the place to go for designer clothing at more affordable prices. Select from the latest fashions for both young men and women. The famed Italian designer, Giorgio Armani, especially designed the fashions found here in which he blends his sensual and distinctive style to produce a relaxed, yet stylish collection for the "young, urban and sexy." Other items offered include watches, eyewear, music, jewelry and an array of accessories. Armani Exchange offers accessible Armani for the youthful shoppers looking to make a statement with fashion. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis