Discover the top things to do near Universal Orlando Resort

At the Country Inn & Suites, Orlando, FL, our complimentary shuttle puts you within easy reach of the city’s iconic amusement parks, such as Universal Orlando Resort™ less than 10 minutes away. After exploring The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™, you can take the kids to meet famous characters at Walt Disney World® Resort. For some aquatic-themed fun, visit SeaWorld® Orlando’s Discovery Cove to swim with dolphins or watch spectacular shows starring orcas, dolphins, and sea lions. Looking for other things to do in the City Beautiful? You can relax with a round of golf at one of dozens of courses in the area, or you can return to your room or suite to show off finds from upscale shopping centers like the Mall at Millenia and The Florida Mall.

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Celebration Town Center

10.36 mi / 16.68 km from the hotel
Enjoy a taste of charming small-town America in this open-air complex with brick-lined streets, traditional shops, restaurants, a town hall, and a wide promenade around a lake.

SeaWorld® Orlando

2.84 mi / 4.57 km from the hotel
Experience an adrenaline rush on thrilling coasters, cool down on a water ride, and get an up-close look at some of the ocean’s most spectacular creatures, including dolphins, sharks, and orcas, at this aquatic-themed amusement park.

The Florida Mall

4.22 mi / 6.79 km from the hotel
Central Florida’s largest mall offers a wide range of stores, from American Girl to Zara. Choose from more than 20 eateries in the Dining Pavilion, and let the kids get creative at the crayon-themed attraction, Crayola Experience.

The Mall at Millenia

3.01 mi / 4.85 km from the hotel
Visit this popular mall to explore more than 130 stores and restaurants, including Michael Kors, Kendra Scott, Pottery Barn, and Chanel. After you finish browsing, celebrate your finds with a mouthwatering slice of pizza at California Pizza Kitchen or a sweet treat from The Cheesecake Factory.

Universal Orlando Resort™

1.52 mi / 2.45 km from the hotel
See the imaginary worlds of Universal Studios™ come to life in live shows, roller coasters, and 3D movies. You can enjoy peaceful pools and thrilling water rides at Volcano Bay or board the train to Hogsmeade at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™.

Walt Disney World® Resort

7.62 mi / 12.27 km from the hotel
Enjoy the excitement of family-friendly rides and mingle with your favorite Disney characters when you visit this world-famous six-park resort.

Discovery Cove

3.28 mi / 5.27 km from the hotel
Swim with dolphins, snorkel among tropical fish, or relax in the shade of a private cabana at this family-friendly stop.

Orange County Convention Center

1.93 mi / 3.11 km from the hotel
From trade shows and expos to meetings and sporting events, there’s always something going on at the second-largest convention facility in the country.

ICON Park™

0.63 mi / 1.01 km from the hotel
Home to an array of shops, restaurants, and entertainment attractions like Madame Tussauds and The Wheel, ICON Park has quickly established itself as a premier destination for tourists and locals alike.

Madame Tussauds

0.69 mi / 1.12 km from the hotel
Displaying stunning realism and jaw-dropping attention to detail, the wax sculptures at this popular museum range from stars like Jimmy Fallon and Taylor Swift to historic figures like Albert Einstein and Martin Luther King, Jr.

SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium

0.73 mi / 1.17 km from the hotel
Equal parts educational facility and entertainment venue, SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium gives visitors the chance to walk through a 360-degree ocean tunnel and see the beauty of underwater creatures like blacktip reef sharks.

Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets

4.82 mi / 7.75 km from the hotel
Shop for top-notch style on a budget at this popular outlet mall. Peruse shops like Ann Taylor Factory Store, Armani Outlet, and Brooks Brothers Factory Store.