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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

1st & foremost, owners should be ashamed for charging a resort fee. The least they could do is use it for repair or replace or the so called "breakfast", which is nothing. Wifi is hit or miss, bathroom doors falling off, & the noise-my goodness the noise!! A dump truck comes every day at approximately 4:30am. No kidding. There are...

2Thank 3ktrip
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I found a low cost through an app for a dirt cheap price and stayed a few nights. However, paying anything over $27 is not worth it. The place is not very nice, the service is terrible, and the checkin' is like a pawn shop. They have a sign that has a list of penalties as if you are already...

Thank Jesse B
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This hotel definitely needs an upgrade but for the price we paid its expected. They also charge you a refundable $100 that was hidden towards the bottom of the booking page. It should really be up where it shows you the price of the hotel. As for the appearance of the room the sheets had stains, some of the bed...

2Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This is my family's umpteen visit to Orlando and our third stay at Heart of I-Drive. This trip was a little different - Angie and Johanna went above and beyond the call to give me a pleasant and comfortable stay. The room and beds were comfortable as per usual. The building could use some upgrades, but I'm sure it will...

Thank kayleen b
Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and i had great service here soft sheets,comfy beds, nice pool good call. Fridges in rooms may need to be switched out though we had soda freezing then unthawing but i still loved staying here and my husband and i will be back. Thank you to all the wonderful staff!

Thank Alliecat93
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I stayed here for 4 consecutive weeks for work and each time easy and quick check in and out procedure. Definitely will recommend it. 3rd floor room with a guest laptop and the rate was awesome booked through priceline.com

1Thank zaheer M
Conroe, Texas
Reviewed 14 November 2016

My wife & I recently stayed at this hotel while passing through Orlando. We just needed something cheap as we were only there for 1 night. We found the heart of i drive hotel to be convenient. Yes, its not the newest hotel but for the price & amenities it is great. We even found they had an in room...

Thank JeffJ6384
Reviewed 9 November 2016

My family and I stayed one night after a difficult check-in, due to a language barrier. With a surprise $100 security deposit, that was not mentioned when AARP Expedia booked the hotel. There was a need for an elevator to the room on the 2nd floor, having had a 79 year old relative with us. No one was available to...

4Thank MJ R
Camuy, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The only good thing is the location,price and clean pool. But this hotel needs a urgent update!! Limited continental breakfast, poor housekeeping service, small and uncomfortable lobby, little soap (I buy a bigger soap in the pharmacy) thin,hard and old towels, the cable signal lost a several times, the phone and the iron of my room never work. This is...

1Thank Scorpiontraveler
Jacksonville Beach, FL
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We are from Florida and stay in Orlando several times a year. This hotel was close proximity to Universal Studios and was inexpensive which is a reason we picked it. I'm not too picky about nice amenities when I stay here as I'm only interested in a clean, quiet place to sleep after a fun day in the parks. This...

2Thank JoniAbel

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Heart of I-Drive. Welcome to the all new rooms Heart of I-Drive - Orlando. We are centrally located on International Drive in front of Econolodge and just minutes from Universal Studios, Disney World, SeaWorld and all the other wonderful attractions that Central Florida has to offer. The Heart of I-Drive is just a few miles away from some of the finest shopping in the world, including the Mall at Millenia and Prime Outlets. A complimentary shuttle service to and from all the major theme parks is included in your total room price. We look forward to having you visit the new Heart of I-Drive. ... more   less 

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Address: 7200 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819-8255 (Formerly Travelodge Orlando International Drive)
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range: $64 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Heart of I-Drive 2.5*
Number of rooms: 120
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Orlando Knights Inn
Heart Of I-Drive Orlando, Florida
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