Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa
For reservations, please call: 866-246-6563
1900 East Buena Vista Drive
Lake Buena Vista, FL USA
Located on 27 beautifully landscaped acres in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., the Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa is right across the street from Downtown Disney™, a virtual wonderland of shops, restaurants and nightlife.
The hotel is just a 20-minute ride from downtown Orlando and the Orlando International Airport (MCO). The property has three pools, a full-service spa and salon and special guest privileges such as access to Disney golf courses and complimentary transportation to all Disney theme parks.
Reservations and Rates: The NFCA has blocked rooms at a $125 rate (plus tax) for one to four people in a room. Water views are $135 (plus tax), while Downtown Disney ™ views are $145 (plus tax), In addition, one-bedroom island suites are offered at a special rate of $175 per night (plus tax) based on availability. To make reservations, call 866-246-6563 and ask for rooms in the NFCA block. The cutoff date for reservations is November 2. You must identify yourself with the group to get the special rates. All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card.
Check-In: Begins at 4 p.m.; checkout is 11 a.m.
Parking: Complimentary self-parking is available at the Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa.
Hotel Amenities: NFCA convention-goers will receive complimentary wired and wireless internet through Wayport High-Speed internet (in-room WebTV not included), 24-hour access to the Cyber Cafe on the first floor of the main building, daily membership to the fitness center and spa, including unlimited use of fitness center equipment, lockers, hot tubs, sauna and shower facilities. Minimum age for spa guests is 18 years (membership does not include spa treatments or services). Convention attendees will also have access to a weekday New York Times newspaper available in the lounge, in-room coffee and tea and have access to Disney™ Bus Transportation - Daily to Disney™ Theme Parks (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studio, Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach) and nightly to Downtown Disney™ Marketplace and Pleasure Island beginning at 6 p.m.
Orlando Travel Information
Airport Transportation: The Orlando International Airport (MCO) is the 13th busiest airport in the United States and the 29th busiest in the world with services from more than 40 airlines.
For transportation to the host hotel - Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa - the NFCA has secured a $4 round-trip discount from Mears Motor Shuttle. Print off your discount coupon for $27 round trip here.
A taxi is another option, although more expensive than a shuttle. Taxicabs are available for about a $60 one-way fare, not including tolls.