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In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

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In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

Afternoon everyone!. We are currently having a fab time here in Orlando. Just left MK after an incredible meet 'n' greet with Anna and Elsa.

We are thinking of a night away from Orlando, preferably to the beach and an overnight stay. Any recommendations?. I've been told by. Friend that Clearwater is very nice.

Thanks in advance.

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1. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

We prefer the Daytona Beach area.

Best Western Aku Tiki Inn.

Daytona Speedway track tour and IMAX.

Ponce Inlet Lighthouse

Aunt Catfish's on the River for southern style catfish.

Hot Krispy Kreme donuts.

Daytona Cubs minor league baseball

Daytona Kennel Club dog racing track

Driving on the beach (small fee).

Great, great Atlantic Ocean waves.

Have fun wherever you go!

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2. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

Beautiful beaches with snow white sand can be found on the Gulf side, St. Petersburg, Clearwater or Sarasota area are all extremely beautiful. You can contact the Chamber of Commerce for St. Pete/Clearwater at 727-464-7200 and 800-522-9799 for Sarasota.

Have fun and enjoy your stay!!

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3. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

Clearwater is a great beach on the Gulf side. I'd say it's a little calmer and cleaner IMO. Daytona has more waves (if you want to surf or boogie board) and cars are allowed on the beach. Clearwater would be my personal choice for a day of swimming or just relaxing at the beach. You can take a boat ride, where dolphins come up and swim beside. Holiday Inn & Suites, Wyndham Garden and Hilton are nice with reasonable rates.

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4. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

Jajd123 We have just got back to the villa in Kissimmee after a nights stay at Ormond Beach. We love Clearwater but feel that the Atlantic coastline has so much character. We drove up to St Augustine and spent a good few hours there before driving down the A1A to Ormond Beach. Stayed at Atlantic Cove which was lovely but if you pick up a Hotelcoupons.com brochure from any IHOP there are lots of hotels to choose from. Wherever you decide to go enjoy all the beaches are beautiful :-)

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5. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

That sound announcing Lancashire fat cat. Looking forward to hearing more in your next trip report.

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6. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

We have only do be Clearwater so can't comment on Atlantic, what I would say is Clearwater has a beautiful beach, some great spots for food and drink. In the evening the is a craft style market at pier 60 (or at least when we went)

The main bonus is the sun sets out at sea, gorgeous, you do t get this on the Atlantic beaches.

The drive from Orlando was so easy, got a bit confusing near Tampa but we didn't have a sat nav.

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7. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

Clearwater Beach, Sunsets are lovely

For a nice Beachfront Hotel check out the Hilton

Hope you are having a Swell Holiday j :)

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8. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

I am a Gulf Coast fan over the Atlantic side.

Clearwater is great.

You don't mention budget, but look at the Loews Don CeSar Hotel in St Petersburg. Even if you don't stay, it is worth a visit for a drink.

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9. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

For the most amazing beaches take a two hour drive to Anna Maria a little further down than Clearwater, it's a small island with several beaches and on one end of the island you will find Longboat key and the Hilton hotel there is on the beach, the restaurant to the hotel is in the sand !!

The most relaxing time ever.

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10. Re: In Orlando now....which beach and which hotel?.

We prefer the Atlantic side, the real ocean, waves, try Cocoa beach :)