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Arnold Palmer's Bay Hill Lodge

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Grand Cayman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little dated but nice to be off the strip . Feels a little 70's but the price is very reasonable, service very good and amenities are adequate. Would stay again when next in town. Suggest ask for 1st floor rooms each have small balconies and more privacy then the ground floor rooms.

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Upper Brookville, NY
Reviewed 13 March 2017

i feel like I just left my family and will always treasure how well my Bay Hill Family took care of me after escaping the land of "the Mouse"...this is a very very special place with even more special people! Arnie created this haven and his kind fingerprints are everywhere...also bittersweet as all of the staff and volunteers Were present...

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I booked a night here in hopes of being able to play the championship course, which by the stroke of a cancellation I was able to do, and won't forget. Check in was smooth, and you'll be given a card that acts as your ticket to pay anywhere on the grounds. They will accept cash but not credit. Only the...

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royschindele, Director of Sales at Arnold Palmer's Bay Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, we try hard to make our guests feel at home. With regard to cash vs credit, I'd like to clarify something ... We are a no cash resort.. so when someone checks-in, you provide your credit card at the front desk, we in turn provide you with a "club membership card" which you use at...

Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The rooms a very masculine. Very nice linens and toiletries. Must take your hat off when inside. Very close to Orange County Convention Center, but away from the tourist mess. Lots of golf history on the walls, and if you can get out for a round on this host course to the Arnold Palmer Invitational it will make your trip.

Thank scott1donaldson
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Bay Hill is a magical place! From the moment you enter this extraordinary property you will notice the meticulous attention to detail they put into every corner. They even grow their own flowers to make sure they are to their standards!!!! Yes! this is TRUE!!! The staff is genuinely nice and attentive to your needs. It was so wonderful to...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I booked a room and tee time. We are trying to cancel and over the course of a few weeks I have called and left a VM and sent emails, no response. How do you run a hotel like this? It seems like they operate is like Vermont B&B without the responsive service. After this experience I won't book a...

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Douglassville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a two-day, one night stay at Bay Hill Resort as both the lodge and the golf course clearly exceeded our expectations. I could certainly see us coming back next time for 3-4 days so we can also use the facilities to their fullest capacity. Thanks again Arnie for creating this wonderful area and you will...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Great place but why do we always seem to get the worst room in the resort when we book through a web company ? Room overlooked the car park we asked if we could possibly change to a room overlooking course , the lady on receptions aid she would look to see if she could swap us then asked which...

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Old Bridge, NJ
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Just a great place to go for a golf vacation. Great location. Great food. 27 holes of great golf. Great service! Everyone is so accommodating. This is a private, premier golf club. By staying at the lodge, you get the privilege of playing on the famous Bayhill golf course. This is where the Arnold Palmer invitational is played every year...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 4 November 2016

My husband and I stayed at Bay Hill for 10 days. The service, ambiance and food were all excellent. We welcomed the civility and simple elegance provided by the Lodge and staff. As a golfer, my husband found the course to be outstanding. I greatly enjoyed the pool and massage services. Bay Hill is not a large resort and devoid...

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royschindele, Director of Sales at Arnold Palmer's Bay Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us. We work hard to make our guests happy and appreciate your feedback!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lodge offers complimentary parking & no resort fee, complimentary internet connection/daily use fee (wired or wireless), complimentary local phone charges, complimentary newspaper, complimentary coffee/tea every morning, complimentary Access to the fitness Center. The Bay Hill experience will give you a sense of belonging to a Private Club which features: 280 acre property, 70 Deluxe Rooms, 9000sq ft of meeting space, spa, salon, fitness center, 3 restaurants, 3 bars, pool, tennis courts, golf academy, and enjoy 27 holes of golf only available where Arnold Palmer lives and plays. The Lodge is situated in a quiet, residential neighborhood, rich with history, yet close to all the excitement Orlando has to offer. Bay Hill is just 18 miles / 20 minutes from the Airport, 5 miles from Walt Disney World, 4 miles from Sea World and 3 miles from Universal Studios and the Convention Center. Mr. Palmer's Resort offers 70 Lodge rooms in comfortable surroundings that is more reminiscent of a bed and breakfast getaway than a large tourist resort. Guests, are granted full club privileges during their stay and are invited to enjoy all of the club’s luxury amenities throughout our 280 acre property. BEST KEPT SECRET IN ORLANDO! We are looking forward to hearing from you.Amenities On-Site:• 27 Holes of Championship Golf• 6 Lighted Tennis Courts• Exceptional Dining in Three Locations• Three Restaurants & Lounges• Full-Service Spa and Salon• Fitness Center• Junior Olympic-size Pool• Arnold Palmer Golf Academy• Marina ... more   less 

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Address: 9000 Bay Hill Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819-4880
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range: RM515 - RM1,202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Arnold Palmer's Bay Hill Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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“Ask to overlook the golf course - we parefer second floor - each room as a balcony or patio.”
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