Orlando Journals

October in Orlando

An October 2002 trip to Orlando by Jackie V

Quote: October is a wonderful time to visit Orlando. The weather is still quite warm, but the summer crowds have dwindled. Our stay at the Mariott Cypress Harbour couldn't have been more pleasant!

October in Orlando

Overview

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For my husband, the highlight was the PGA tour, which was held at the Disney golf course during our stay. We were thrilled to see Tiger Woods in person! Our kids, of course, loved the theme parks. Magic Kingdom was the favorite of all three kids. Buzz Lightyear's Adventure, The Haunted Mansion, and Splash Mountain topped the list for our nine, seven, and five year old mouseketeers. Mom loved the outstanding restaurants within Disney and in Orlando. My best meals were at O'Hana at the Polynesian resort, Biergarten at the Epcot Germany Pavilion, and at the Samba Room on Sand lake Raod. Quick Tips: Try going to the parks every other day - you'll feel like you actually had a vacatio...Read More

Cypress Harbour

Best Of IgoUgo

Hotel

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Best Things Nearby:Sea world is right down the road from this resort. You can even see the fireworks from your balcony at night! Discovery Cove, a part of Sea World, is also very close. Universal Studios and Islands of adventure are only a short drive away. The Disney Parks are about a 15 minute drive. There are also lots of great restaurants and attractions on International Drive.Best Things About the Resort:The best thing about this timeshare is the overall level of service. The people at the front desk were very, very pleasant, and the concierge helped my husband get a great deal on a super golf course. The activites directors were lots of fun. The grounds were immaculate....Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on November 26, 2002

Cypress Harbour
11501 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32821
(407) 239-6100

'Ohana at Disney's Polynesian Resort

Restaurant | "O'Hana"

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O'Hana's was a fun and delicious dining experience. We requested a table that overlooked Cinderella's Castle for an awesome view. The price included all you can eat. They started out by bringing a platter of appetizers - chicken wings, wontons, and bread, with various sauces for dipping. For the main course, the waiters and waitresses came around with big skewers of pork, beef, turkey, and shrimp. It was all outstanding, and you could have as much as you wanted. They also brought out bowls of veggies and rice. Fresh pineapple with carmel dipping sauce topped off the incredible meal. Alcoholic drinks and specialty desserts were also available at an additional price. The atmosphere at this ...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on November 26, 2002

'Ohana at Disney's Polynesian Resort
1600 Seven Seas Drive
Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32820-1000
(407) 824 2000