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Festival Bay Mall at International Drive - CLOSED

5250 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819-9463
+1 407-351-7718
Review Highlights
Empty mall do not waste your time!

Took a trip to this mall and shocked to discover everything was empty bar three shops and a cinema... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2013
This Mall is About to Become A Dead Mall. Needs Profit Badly

I visited Festival Bay recently to take advantage of a sale at Bass Pro Shops which was full, but... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2013
Steven M
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Festival Bay Mall features a one-of-a-kind line up with Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, Ron Jon Surf Shop, Sheplers Western Wear and Cinemark 20 Theatres. You’ll also find Vans Skatepark, Universal Orlando Store, Hot Topic, Monkey Joe’s fun-filled inflatable play center, and glow-in-the-dark mini-golf at Putting Edge Fun Center. Explore great dining options at Cricketers Arms English Pub & Eatery, Bergamo’s Italian Restaurant, Fuddruckers and more!
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good15%
  • Average23%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible31%
7 Aug 2016
“Not many stores but improving ”
14 Jul 2016
“Getting better”
5250 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819-9463
Florida Center
+1 407-351-7718
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Reviewed 15 June 2013

Took a trip to this mall and shocked to discover everything was empty bar three shops and a cinema. Cinema had hardly any screens. Don't make a wasted journey!!

Thank Lhelen1
Reviewed 26 May 2013

I visited Festival Bay recently to take advantage of a sale at Bass Pro Shops which was full, but the rest of the mall was another story, Upon entering the main mall area, it just reminded me of the original Dawn of the Dead (which...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 24 May 2013

We visited here on a previous stay in Orlando and although not exactly busy it was a pleasant way to spend an hour or two. Visited a few weeks ago and the place was almost empty, hardly any shops open and a strange weird atmosphere,...More

Thank Ben J
Reviewed 20 May 2013 via mobile

We have been here in previous years when we have been in florida. We went yesterday and it was pratically derelict. Nearly all the shops were closed down. We walked in and out within minutes. We used to like Ron Jon but that was half...More

Thank nlm244
Reviewed 5 May 2013

Run down and empty...dont waste your time , go elsewhere. We actually felt quite unsafe in here....left after a few minutes.

Thank gforce_iom
Reviewed 1 May 2013

We didn't understand why this mall is advertised in the tourist information as it is totally empty!! Walked in to loud building work and 5 shops in total! Waste of time!

1  Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Nice stores but not enough parking!!We couldn't found handicap parking an it took too long to find a parking space!!

Thank Monica V
Reviewed 20 March 2013 via mobile

Clean, large empty mall. Basically a cinema, Bass Pro shops, subway, Ron John Surf Shop, and a glow in the dark mini golf.

Thank momof3wildboys
Reviewed 13 March 2013

What a strange place- spotlessly clean mall in a great location, but its empty. The Bass Pro Shop was a treat though as we explored it for over an hour. With a bit of homework I discovered this mall does have new owners with ideas...More

Thank JBTheTraveler
Reviewed 12 March 2013

What a weird experience, a massive, clean and seemingly decent mall - with space aplenty but only 5 or so of the 100 shops even open! Live your 28 Days fantasy with the zombie apocalypse! The only thing saving this place is the attached Bass...More

Thank rbowen
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