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Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park

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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."
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Electric vehicle charging station
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
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Air conditioning
Non-smoking rooms
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
56Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
12Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
100Room tips
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Pros: Very nice front office staff, couldn't be more gracious or helpful. Dog friendly but nothing smells bad, which is a huge plus. Nice lobby sitting area, on the "main drag", two lock-up rooms for luggage (one for short periods one for long). And my favorite thing about the
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This is a 1920’s hotel. If you want modern amenities, look elsewhere. If you love historical buildings, this is a must see. It isn’t luxurious like Florida’s Belair Biltmore, but it doesn’t have the space to be so grand in downtown Winter Park. It does have a rich history,
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I expected a much nicer place in the center of Winter Park's entertainment and shopping area. The lobby was antique-y and the staff helpful and pleasant. The, we went upstairs to our room. We opted for a better room with a balcony facing Park Ave. The room was shabby and the
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The staff were exceptionally accommodating, letting me check in past midnight. The hotel is small, cozy, beautifully decorated, and all the amenities were comforting. It was also a perfect location for access to transportation, or walking to local restaurants and attractions.
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Response from Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park
Responded 3 weeks ago
Good Morning Tourist43996912938, Thank you for the high marks. We are thrilled that you loved the Hotel and its location. Fantastic that you found your room comfortable, and the amenities fitting. The staff are so happy that they were able to accommodate you, and that you felt comfortable here. That means everything to us. See you soon again! Pia Brenan, GM
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Although the room was clean and the staff accommodating, the hotel is way past its prime. The room is very dark and small. The over sized furniture is old, not charming and uncomfortable. Most concerning is the noise caused by the thin walls (can hear conversation of next door
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Response from Pia-PPH, General Manager at Park Plaza Hotel Winter Park
Responded 3 weeks ago
Greetings Matureshlepper, Thank you for taking the time to write down your thoughts about your stay. We appreciate the nice comments regarding the cleanliness of your room, and the accommodating staff. We always try our best to help make your stay special. Part of what you describe is the quirkiness of an older Boutique Hotel, for example the creaky original wood floors, but admittedly being a century old building, housed in the heart of charming Winter Park, it can admittedly be noisy compared to today's well insulated big box Hotels. As for the furniture, we do have several antique pieces in the rooms, such as chest of drawers, vintage refurbished chairs from the era of the Hotel, and wood bed frames, however, rest assured that the mattresses are changed regularly, and are made specially for us by a local mattress factory. We often get comments on how comfortable and high quality they are. Almost all of the couches and sofa beds were replaced this past year, and the remaining few are scheduled to be replaced this year. I hope this clarifies a little bit, and certainly hope you will stay with us again next time you are in the area. Sincerely, Pia Brenan, GM
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Balcony overlooking Park Ave
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Frontside Balcony Suite with Sitting Area & Balcony
View fron porch connected to room.
Greetings, Yes we are Pet Friendly. Dogs up to 25lbs are welcome at the PPH. We do charge a Pet Fee of $50 for the first night, $25 for subsequent nights. Service Animals are not subjected to the pet fee, but we do charge a one time cleaning fee of $50 to cover steam cleaning out of respect for subsequent guests who may be allergic to pet dander. Thanks for asking! Pia Brenan , GM
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Hello - is there a champagne Brunch available for Christmas this year? Thank you!
Good Morning, The Hotel does not have a separate restaurant. You might be thinking of Park Plaza Gardens next door, but they have separate owners, and have been closed for almost a year. On a separate note, we serve a small Continental Breakfast up to your room as part of your stay. Hot Coffee of Tea, Orange Juice and nice warm Croissant with butter and jam! Thanks for your question Pia Brenan, GM
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We are going back for a second visit next Monday. The staff is wonderful and we wouldn't stay anywhere else in Winter Park. They are committed to making things right.
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Is there a shuttle across the highway (and return) to the Ampitheater for an 8pm show?
Good Morning Triangler2, Unfortunately we do not offer a Shuttle Service from the Park Plaza Hotel, but we would be more than happy to assist you with Taxi or Town Car arrangements if need be. Please let us know what we can do for you. Sincerely, Pia Brenan General Manager Park Plaza Hotel (407)647-1072
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"Ask for the quietest room if you're not a huge railroad fan!"
"Front balcony. But you will hear noise of street or train."
"pay a little more for a room facing Park Ave."
"Many of the even numbered rooms have a balcony and overlook Park Avenue. Odd numbered rooms look out to the Farmers Market and train tracks."
"Park Avenue Balcony Rooms are great."
US$181 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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