Clarion Inn and Suites Location

The Clarion Inn Hotel and Suites at 5829 Grand National Drive in Orlando, Florida across the street from Universal Orlando Resort™, which means an easy 10-15 minute walk from the hotel to Universal Studios Florida™, Universal's Islands of Adventure™, Universal's Volcano Bay™, and Universal CityWalk™.

There is so much to do in this section of Orlando you might not want to see anything else! Universal CityWalk™ has movies, shopping, dining, and outdoor concerts--and it's the gateway to all three Universal Orlando theme parks. Plan at least one (or two) meals and one of these CityWalk™ restaurants:

  • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.™
  • The Cowfish®
  • Hard Rock Café® Orlando
  • Hot Dog Hall of Fame
  • Jimmy Buffet's® Margaritaville®
  • Pat O'Brien's® Orlando
  • Bob Marley--A Tribute to FreedomSM
  • Red Hot Pizza Bakery™
  • Vivo Italian Kitchen™
  • Antojitos Authentic Mexican Food™
  • Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen
  • NBC sports Grill & Brew™

Adjacent to CityWalk™ are three amazing theme parks:

  • Universal Studios Florida™ - Immerse yourself in the next generation of blockbuster entertainment at Universal Studios™. You’ll script an incredible day of fun at this real, working film and TV studio that features rides, shows and attractions that put you right in the middle of the action.
  • Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ - Journey through the legendary worlds of incredible heroes at Islands of Adventure™. Here you’ll step right into powerful stories, myths and legends on rides and attractions that will excite all your senses.
  • Universal’s Volcano Bay™ -Live the carefree island life at Universal’s Volcano Bay™. It’s an all-new water theme park like no other where thrills and relaxation flow in perfect harmony. With the power of the TapuTapu™ wearable there’s no standing in long lines, wrestling with tubes, or waiting for the fun to begin. It’s a tropical paradise just steps away from everything Universal Orlando Resort™ has to offer.

Just beyond Universal Orlando™ is Orlando’s tourist haven, International Drive. Also known as I-Drive, the smaller attractions here include:

  • Congo River Golf
  • Fun Spot America
  • I-Drive NASCAR Kart Racing
  • iFLY Orlando
  • Kings Orlando (bowling and billiards)
  • Ripley’s Believe it or Not!
  • The Orlando Eye (observation wheel)
  • Titanic the Artifact Exhibition
  • WonderWorks
  • World of Chocolate Museum and Café

Further south on I-Drive, visitors can discover SeaWorld Orlando and its affiliated parks Discovery Cove (make your reservation to swim with the dolphins) and Seaworld’s official water park—Aquatica. The Clarion Inn Hotel and Suites also offers shuttle service to the Walt Disney World Resort, just a few miles away. Disney World has four full-fledged theme parks: Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom; the Typhon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach water parks, plus their own entertainment, shopping and dining center—Downtown Disney.

With so much to do and see, The Clarion Inn Hotel and Suites at 5829 Grand National Drive, Orlando FL, is the ideal stepping off point for any Orlando vacation.