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Hyatt Regency Orlando: An Oasis in the Heart of a Bustling Convention District

November 28, 2022
Hyatt Regency Orlando Foyer

Finding a property to satisfy both the practical concerns of event planners and the diverse needs of attendees can be a tall order indeed. The 1,641-room Hyatt Regency Orlando has stepped up to the proverbial plate, delivering acclaimed service, upscale amenities and newly renovated meeting space sure to delight planners and guests alike. This AAA Four Diamond Award-winning resort and premier meetings designation is located in Orlando’s International Drive district, a vibrant area with an array of shopping and dining venues, not to mention over 100 entertainment options sure to blow your attendees’ lanyards right off!

Just minutes from major theme parks including Universal Orlando, Walt Disney World and SeaWorld Orlando, Hyatt Regency Orlando has three overhead walkways that provide convenient access to the award-winning Orange County Convention Center. Planners will enjoy the versatility of 315,000 square feet of flexible function space that includes five pillar-free ballrooms,105 breakout rooms, 52,000 square feet of outdoor space, and a 20,000-square-foot rotunda flooded with natural light shimmering through 53-foot tall windows. All will appreciate the hotel’s complimentary guest room Wi-Fi and 11th Hour® Business Solutions Center for that presentation needing last-minute touches. 

Looking for recreation options to dazzle your group? This full-service property features two spectacular, resort-style pools, cascading waterfalls and private cabanas for a little “me” time between sessions. Attendees can also unwind at the hotel’s 22,000-square-foot full-service spa and salon, while an 8,000-square-foot state-of-the-art fitness center makes workout commitments easy to keep and an ideal backdrop for post-meeting relaxation and rejuvenation.

The hotel’s upscale Fiorenzo Restaurant will delight palates with an elevated menu of classically prepared Italian dishes and modern steakhouse fare. Guests won’t be able to resist signature items such as mushroom risotto, Florentine chicken and cioppino. Casual dining options include Coconut’s Poolside Bar & Grill, B-Line Diner, a 24-hour grab-and-go market, and for spectacular views to enjoy alongside craft cocktails, signature lobby bar Rocks. 

Modern Spaces, Shiny and New 

Hyatt Regency Orlando completed a $37 million meeting space renovation in 2021. Watch for an $8 million food and beverage upgrade in February 2023, with a complete makeover for Rocks Bar and the opening of Descend 21. A new social club and entertainment lounge, Descend 21 is undergoing a complete transformation from previous restaurant Urban Tide. Creatively designed to host private events, the new layout and an expanded terrace incorporate the landscape of the hotel’s Grotto Pool while offering a seamless indoor-outdoor experience. Guests can also enjoy Topgolf swing suites, pool tables and electric darts. 

First-Class Catering

From energizing group breaks to multi-course sit-down dinners, Hyatt Regency Orlando’s award-winning culinary team works closely with planners to come up with creative menus designed to keep guests full and focused. Led by Executive Chef David Barrett, the hotel’s talented chefs serve up everything from Italian to Caribbean and Tex-Mex. 

Commitment to Sustainability

Hyatt Regency Orlando incorporates sustainability practices into all hotel operations. The property was just recognized with an Eco-Rating of 4 Green Keys from Green Key Global and is also a member of The Florida Green Lodging Program and Three Palm designated hotel. In addition to environmentally friendly options for meetings such as mobile check-in, downloadable sales tools, water dispensers and glasses, the hotel participates in recycling and composting programs, donates unused food to Second Harvest Food Bank in Orlando, and partners with Clean the World® to supply toiletries to local homeless shelters and developing countries. 

For more information contact the Hyatt Regency Orlando sales department: HRO-Sales@hyatt.com.

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