Hawthorn Suites Universal Studios Orlando is located close to International Drive and the Orlando theme parks. The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle service to the theme parks of Universal Studios with the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Walt Disney World, SeaWorld and Wet 'n Wild. The Orange County Convention Center is 2.5 miles.
There are 143 air-conditioned guest rooms and suites with separate living room, bedroom, bathroom and a fully fitted kitchen. Amenities included are hair dryer, room safe, telephone, CD stereo player, iron an ironing board, television with cable TV channels, microwave, refrigerator. Wireless high-speed internet access is available throughout the hotel and is free of charge. A complimentary hot breakfast is provided every morning and there is a Manager's two hour reception in the evening with free drinks, beverages and snacks.
Leisure facilities include an outdoor swimming pool with sun terrace, sun loungers, hot tub and a fully equipped fitness room. Business services are provided and there are meeting rooms with audio-visual equipment. Car parking is available on site.
Canaveral National Seashore is a by-product from the US Space programme. Needing a buffer zone, it is situated on a barrier island on Florida's Atlantic coast and boasts one of the longest stretches of uninterrupted natural beach. The sand, dunes and lagoons are a haven for an abundant variety of birds, mammals, reptiles and insects. Endangered sea turtles lay their eggs within its boundaries. The diverse plant life includes the rare sea oat. Year round activities include fishing, boating, canoeing, surfing, sunbathing, swimming, hiking, camping, nature and historical trails. There are also guided tours by pontoon boats.
The Seashore can be reached from US 1, I-95, and 528 (Beach Line Expressway). There is ample parking. Open daily except Christmas Day Park Hours 6:00 am to 6:00 pm (November to March) 6:00 am to 8:00 pm (April to October) Visitor Centre 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Admission Adult $3 Children under 16 free