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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed one night. Horrible I The train is passing just 40 meters from the hotel. And there is a lot of trains during the night. Impossible too sleep. No insonorisation. Your ear the trains, the neighbors, the street, the gardeners at 7:00am.... I sad that to the manager. And she return me 20$!!! A tip. Never again in this...

Thank Philippe R
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm a sucker for old charming boutique hotels. It was wonderfully decorated and had a clean vintage feel to it. The hotel has an excellent location near shops, restaurants, and parks. The staff was exceptionally friendly and helpful. They made my stay pleasant. It is not a quiet hotel though but that's common for old buildings. It's also close to...

Thank byGratefulTraveler
Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park, responded to this review

Greetings GratefulTraveler, A wonderful well written review which encompassed just about everything in a short and sweet paragraph. Wonderful. Thank you for sharing your thoughts with our readership. We appreciate you staying with us and look forward to your next visit! Pia Brenan, GM

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location in the heart of downtown" was perfect: balcony rooms overlooking the beautifully manicured town park, and we walked to many fine restaurants, museums, shops, and (since we were traveling by train) the train station. Unlike so many others, this has to be one of the finest train stations in the country! When you arrive, the look of the...

Thank pghlongs
Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park, responded to this review

Good Afternoon pghlongs, We couldn't ask for a nicer review. You absolutely captured our essence in such a lovely manner. You didn't leave anything out and we thank you for taking the time to let everyone know how much you liked the Hotel. We look forward to your next stay with us. Sincerely Pia Brenan, GM

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite the great location, quaint decor and pleasant staff, this place is definitely not worth the money. The rooms are uncomfortably small and the walls are so paper thin that you can literally hear every word and bodily sound from neighboring rooms and the hallway. Plus, our bed squeaked with the slightest movement. We hardly slept a wink.

Thank Mary_Iris_12
Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park, responded to this review

Greetings Mary_Iris_12, I was saddened to hear of your experience with us, and sincerely apologize for your disappointing stay. I would love it if you would reach out to me and allow me the possibility of making things right for you. As you can see from our other reviews, this is not the experience of the majority of our guests,...

Springfield, Oregon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is quaint and has a great location. We were able to walk to the museums, shopping and restaurants. The hotel was wonderful. They were very attentive, gave excellent dining suggestions and friendly. The biggest problem, and it was a huge problem for us, was the train. It was screeching and blowing its whistle until 1:30 AM and then...

Thank collfitz
Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park, responded to this review

Good Afternoon colfitz, I thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience, and are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the location, the Hotel, and the Staff. It is important to us that you are happy and comfortable while you are here. You are absolutely correct about the quiet zone being implemented in 2018....

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Although our stay was only 2 nights, it is a place we will return to! Ideally located in a perfect 'little' town, centrally located to EVERY attraction and eatery you can choose. The rooms are very clean with a staff that simply can't do enough to meet your every request and satisfy your questions. We stayed in one of the...

Thank Mark F
Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park, responded to this review

Good Morning Mark F, What a wonderful review! We are thrilled that you loved your stay at the Park Plaza Hotel, and felt its old time charm. As you say, we are centrally located in the lovely town of Winter Park, which offers so much as far as restaurants and shopping are concerned, and it is so nice to be...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I only stayed one night and I wish it was longer. This place is lovely as it has been beautifully restored. We were right over the road from a lovely restaurant and in the morning we did some shopping before we left This area is delightful to walk around. The staff at the hotel were really warm and friendly. When...

Thank Suzan H
Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park, responded to this review

Greetings Suzan H, What a lovely review you wrote about your stay here. We too wish you could have stayed longer, but there is always a next time! We hope it is very soon. Thanks again for your great comments. Regards, Pia Brenan, GM

Reviewed 21 December 2016

When you stay in a hotel, you would expect to get a good night's rest - right? Well, not in this one. Half of the rooms border on a freight train track and the trains go through ALL NIGHT LONG. Whistles, clanging - reminiscent of the movie My Cousin Vinny. When I called the front desk, the man wanted to...

Thank DebbiedeG
Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park, responded to this review

Good Morning DebbiedeG, I am so sorry you were disappointed with your stay. We do indeed sit close to the railroad tracks, and scheduled trains do run during the day. The freight trains are unscheduled and run occasionally at night. Sometimes three or four sometimes none. Hard to predict unfortunately. We are so sorry that on the night of your...

Boca Raton, FL
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is a lovely hotel in the center of Winter Park, near great restaurants and a park. The lobby is old world, and reminds me of a boutique European hotel-- so if you do not enjoy that decor you will be unhappy. But I loved its very comfortable rooms, its tiny elevators, its very helpful staff, full of hints for...

Thank Mizner
Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park, responded to this review

Good Morning Mizner, Your review was lovely and very much appreciated by all of us. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and the warmth and ambiance of the Hotel. That is what we work hard to accomplish. Thank you for taking the time to put it in to words! Sincerely, Pia Brenan, ,GM Park Plaza Hotel

Ormond Beach, Florida
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We stayed here after the company holiday party and found it to be a very convenient place to stay. The character and charm of the hotel outweighs the small rooms and bathrooms. While I wouldn't want to stay a week here, it was great for a single night or a couple of nights. The staff was very attentive and helpful...

Thank WesOrmond
Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park, responded to this review

Greetings WesOrmond, Your review demonstrated that you absolutely understood what this Hotel is all about. Small, quaint, historic and beautifully located, with staff that do their utmost to ensure that you enjoy your stay. We are thrilled that you and your company friends had such a good time and hope you stay with us next time you are in the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Park Plaza Hotel, built in 1922, on the famous Park Avenue in the old downtown Winter Park, is a unique and intimate vintage boutique hotel. Personal service and genuine hospitality is the tradition of the 28 room Park Plaza Hotel. Stay in a cozy one-of-a-kind room full of antiques with an elegant balcony garden overflowing with ferns, potted plants and brightly colored flowers. Situated on the corner of Park Avenue and New England street and overlooking a Rose Garden in the Park, the location is home to some of the best shopping often described as "The Rodeo Drive of the East." ... more   less 

Additional Information about Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park

Address: 307 Park Ave. S, Winter Park, FL 32789
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Winter Park
Price Range: £144 - £241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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“I’ll request a room with a balcony (table & chairs) next time, if available. Late sleepers may hear trains in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles pghlongs, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you decide to stay here - request a room on the side that is not on the train track side.”
 of 5 bubbles DebbiedeG, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the side away from the train tracks....if noise bothers you.”
 of 5 bubbles Mizner, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you are going to stay for more than just a night, I would consider one of the suites that have a sitting area”
 of 5 bubbles WesOrmond, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the front offer balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles lorij124, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
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