In summer 2014 the B Resort & Spa opened its doors in Orlando, showcasing 394 guestrooms and suites bathed in a blue, gray and white palette. Every room is fitted with beds exclusively designed by Simmons, and if you’re seeking upscale accommodations near the action, you can’t get any closer: It’s actually in Walt Disney World Resort. Unwind in the spa and salon, which uses natural botanically derived products in body and hair treatments, or sample items from the spa dining menu, such as organic smoothies, sandwiches and salads. The American Q restaurant and bar features a partial dinner buffet and several types of barbecue, ranging from Carolina to Kansas City — carved right at your table. In addition, the bar next to the zero-entry pool serves “anytime” snacks such as shrimp tacos, ceviche and burgers. Four tennis courts and a kids club round out the activity list at the hotel, and of course there’s a free shuttle to transport guests to any Walt Disney World theme park.
In the Area
Throw a rock from the hotel and it will land in a Disney park or attraction, the closest being Downtown Disney
, where the lights and glamour sparkle late into the night. Visitors will find a plethora of family-friendly restaurants, the world’s largest Disney store, a 30-lane bowling alley, live music, virtual reality games and endless entertainment in this vast city. Disney’s Epcot
, Magic Kingdom
and Animal Kingdom
theme parks are just a few in the immediate vicinity of B Resort & Spa. The Orlando area is teeming with unique (and educational) attractions, including the Gatorland animal park
and the Kennedy Space Center
(in Cape Canaveral). For an elegant night out within Walt Disney World Resort, Victoria & Albert
’s serves highest-quality regional selections from across the globe; or just six miles from the hotel is Chatham’s Place Restaurant
, where menu items range from filet mignon to Florida grouper.