Before you arrive, read our list of frequently asked questions and their answers. We’ve compiled a list of the most popular questions our guests ask us. If you have other questions that we haven’t answered here, to send us a message, and we’ll get back to you promptly.
The Avanti International Resort daily resort fee of $13.75 plus tax, per room, per night, will be added to the room rate and includes:
- Wi-Fi throughout the property
- Scheduled theme park shuttles
- Unlimited local and 800-number phone calls
- Fitness Center access
Q: What Time Is Your Check In And Check Out Time?
A: Please note that check-in begins any time after 4pm. You are more than welcome to arrive early and if your room is available, our Front Desk Team will be able to check you in. Any arrivals before 1pm will be subject to availability and may be subject to an early check-in fee of $25. Should your room not be available, you can always store your luggage with our bell staff.
Our standard check-out time is at 11am. For any check-out time after 11am, it is subject to availability on the day you depart and may be subject to an additional fee. To request a late check-out, please contact our Front Desk Team.
Q: What is the Check-In Age?
A guest of 21 years or older does need to be checking into the room, providing payment for the reservation, and staying in the same room. Our Front Desk will request an ID at check in and will need to confirm the guest’s age.
Q: Will my Credit Card be charged when Checking-in?
A: Upon check-in, we will run an "authorization" on the card for the total room charges, plus $50 for guests staying between 1-4 nights and $100 for guests staying 5 nights or more per room for any potential incidental charges. The card will not be charged prior to the guest's check-out.
Bank Debit / Check Cards: If the debit/check card you are using is attached to a checking account, a hold will be placed on the account for the full anticipated dollar amount of your stay, in addition to $50 for guests staying between 1-4 nights and $100 for guests staying 5 nights or more, that is held in case of incidental charges. These funds may be held by your financial institution for seven business days or longer after your departure.
Q: What is your Deposit and Cancellation policy?
A: Our Deposit and Cancellation policies can vary by package or rate plan. Guests will have 72 hours prior to arrival to cancel a reservation in order to avoid forfeiture of first night plus tax room deposit. This policy may not apply depending the promotion that a guest has selected to book. Check your specific Confirmation Notice for any variations to this based on your specific package or rate plan.
*Any cancellations made 24 hours prior to check-in for stays now through December 22, 2021 will not incur any cancellation fees.
Q: Can I Pay for my stay In Advance?
A: The resort does not offer any pre-payment options. For the safety and security of our guests, the guest checking in must provide their own valid credit or debit card, along with their photo identification, upon arrival at our resort for our Guest Service Team to process payment for the pending balance and continue with the check-in process.
Q: Can I use Cash for my incidental deposit?
A: Unfortunately cash is not accepted for incidental deposits. It must be on a credit or debit card.
Q: What is the Resort's smoking policy?
A: Smoking is not permitted in hotel rooms. Smoking is permitted in designated outdoor smoking locations. Guests may request location information at check-in. Should evidence of smoking be discovered, a $250 fee will be assessed and charged to the credit card on file.
Please note: smoking marijuana is not permitted at any time, even in designated smoking areas.
Q: How many people can sleep in each room type?
A: Deluxe/Superior King- two people
Deluxe/Superior Double Queen- four people
Premium Executive King Suite- four people
Premium Jacuzzi King- two people
Q: Does the hotel accept Pets?
A: Sorry, no pets allowed.
Q: Does Avanti offer housekeeping service?
A: Our housekeeping services are designed to prioritize your comfort and cleanliness. Refresh service can be provided upon guest request and will include the following:
- Trash Removal
- Replenish of bathroom towels and amenities as required
Should your stay be longer than 7 nights, you will receive a full-housekeeping service every 5th day of your stay which includes:
- Trash Removal
- Bathroom cleaned
- Replenish of bathroom towels and amenities
- Change of bed linens and making of the beds
- Dusting and cleaning of the floors
Should you require housekeeping services, please advise the guest service agent at check-in or by noon the day prior to when the service is required.
Q: Does the rate include Breakfast?
A: No, however the poolside Café on property does serve breakfast, lunch and dinner cooked-to-order, at reasonable rates. The lobby Barista also has coffee, juice, pastries and sandwiches available for purchase, along with a grab ‘n go facility.
Q: Do you have a Restaurant on Property? What are the Hours?
A: Yes, our poolside Café is open from 7:00 am - 11:00 pm daily. Our Pool Bar opens at 11:00 am daily and closes at 11:00 pm. The lobby Barista is open from 7:00 am - 10:00 pm daily. Hours are subject to change.
Q: Is there Internet Access?
A: Yes, there is wireless Internet throughout the property and in all the rooms.
Q: What time does the Pool close?
A: Our pool closes at 11pm, weather permitting.
Q: Do you offer Cribs and High Chairs?
A: Yes, cribs are complimentary and based on availability. We unfortunately do not have high chairs.
Q: Does the hotel have laundry facilities?
A: Yes. It will cost $3.00 per washer or dryer load.
Q: Can the hotel accept boxes for a Guest?
A: Yes. There is a one-time fee of $10.00 per package. Please be sure it is addressed to: ARRIVING GUEST: (NAME ON YOUR RESERVATION). Packages without names of reserved arriving guests will be returned. Packages will be accepted 15 days before and 15 days after departure date. Any packages received after/before this time frame will be returned to the sender.
Q: Where is Avanti International Resort Located?
A: The Avanti International Resort Orlando is on International Drive, just south of Sand Lake Road, at Austrian Court, at 8738 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819. If you're using a GPS, use that address or enter the following longitude/latitude: 28.438998, -81.471713.
Q: What is the best way for me to Drive to the Resort?
A: Check out our Contact & Location section. There you'll find driving directions, our street address (8738 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819) and our location on Google Maps, which will help you or your GPS find us. Some people like to enter longitude/latitude in their GPS, to help accuracy. Avanti's is at: 28.438998, -81.471713. Also, please note, we are located directly behind the Friendly's restaurant, next to Austrian Court, directly on International Drive.
Q: Does the hotel offer Shuttle service to the Theme Parks?
A: The hotel offers scheduled shuttles to Universal Orlando Resort™, Universal CityWalk™, Hollywood Studios, Epcot, and Seaworld/Aquatica. The shuttle times will vary by season, depending on the hours of the theme parks. You can view the most current schedule here.
Q: Does the hotel offer a Shuttle service to the Airport?
A: The hotel does not provide Airport Transportation. Taxi cabs are easily available and we are more than happy to coordinate for you, to or from the airport. Platinum Transportation does "Meet and Greets" for arriving guests at the airport and takes them to our hotel. You can contact them at 407-492-8888 to coordinate any of your transportation needs while in Central Florida. www.platinumtrans.net.
Q: What Restaurants and Shops are available around the Resort?
A: There are a number of restaurants and shops walking distance from the hotel, up and down International Drive. And the IRide Trolley, for a very reasonable fee, can take you up and down International Drive to even more options. Our Concierge can assist in any special needs or desires.
Q: Can I park my Vehicle at Avanti International Resort?
A: At Avanti Resort, we have parking spaces available. Each room is permitted to park one vehicle at the property. However, we do not allow the parking of oversized vehicles in our parking lot. This includes, but is not limited to, trailers, buses, and RVs.
Q: Can I park my RV, Commercial Vehicle/Truck in the Parking lot?
A: No, sorry. Unfortunately, RVs, commercial vehicles or trucks are not permitted in our parking lots. Please make arrangements to park them elsewhere, in approved parking outside of Avanti Resort's property, and arrange shuttle transportation to and from the resort from your vehicle.