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10 Things to Know Before You Visit Las Palmeras, a Hilton Grand Vacations Club

With resort-like amenities such as water slides and poolside activities for the entire family it's an ideal Orlando resort

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Located in the heart of Orlando’s thriving tourist and convention corridor, Las Palmeras, a Hilton Grand Vacations Club offers the comforts of home in the ultimate getaway setting. Las Palmeras is an exceptional high-rise tower featuring modern suites, resort dining, a fitness center, and a heated outdoor pool with water slides. 

A vacation at Las Palmeras offers a boutique hotel experience, with incredible team members ready to help you feel at home.

Here are 10 things to know about Las Palmeras.

Location, Location, Location 

Travelers looking for resortsnear Universal Studios Orlando will find the location of Las Palmeras hard to beat. Located right on Universal Boulevard and conveniently situated near Orlando’s thrilling attractions, celebrated theme parks, and the popular venues of International Drive, Las Palmeras offers easy access to the best of Orlando. 

Las Palmeras, a Hilton Grand Vacations Club, Exterior View

Team Members That Feel Like Family 

Las Palmeras’ creates a locally inspired, friendly, and relaxing environment. Owners say an incredible staff that makes them feel welcome is the reason they return to Las Palmeras again and again. 

Recent Renovations 

In 2017, Las Palmeras completed a major renovation of the guest rooms and public spaces to create a casually elegant atmosphere. The renovation included expanding the recreation spaces and adding an activity center for all ages. 

Expansive Activity Center 

The Activity Center offers a robust recreation program, including children’s activities, arts and crafts, complimentary family games, and adults-only entertainment. The complimentary and low-fee activities are a very popular draw. Ask for an activities guide when you check in.


The Activity Center includes activities such as: 

  • Wine Glass Paint Night
  • Arcade Classics Challenge 
  • Aromatherapy Crafts 
  • Build-a-Buddy Workshop 
  • Daily Trivia Quiz
  • Dodge Ball on the Sports Lawn 
  • Family Scavenger Hunt 
  • Field Games 
  • Fun Money Blackjack 
  • Golf Chipping Competition
  • HGV Get Fit Yoga 
  • Ice Cream Sundae-Making 
  • Karaoke Night 
  • Kids’ Pool Games and Kids’ Pool Olympics 
  • Sunset Cinema
  • Tiny Tots and Toddler Game Time
  • Arts & Crafts (tie-dye) 

Pool Area 

Las Palmeras completed a major pool expansion with a splash pad, a two-story circular slide, event lawn, and extended lounge seating areas. The transformed outdoor space put Las Palmeras on the map as one of the best resorts in Orlando with water slides. 



Owners can choose from studios, Suites, and 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom suites. 

  • Studios options include a king bed. All studios have a mini-refrigerator, 50-inch TV, DVD player, balcony, and some also have a wet bar and microwave.
  • Suites include a primary bedroom with a king bed, a separate living/dining room with 55-inch TV, DVD player, and balcony.
  • One-bedroom suites have a kitchenette which also includes a two-top electric burner stove.
  • Some 2-bedroom suites have a fully equipped kitchen.

Restaurants and Dining Options 

Las Palmeras features an onsite, sit-down Italian restaurant, Fiorella’s Restaurant & Bar. Fiorella’s is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and features menu options for all palettes. Other resort dining options include the Acqua Seasonal Pool Bar and the Sundry Shop, which offers beverages and snacks to enjoy poolside or in your room.

In-Room Dining 

Some nights you just want to kick back with a glass of wine and dinner in the comfort of your suite. Las Palmeras offers a dedicated in-room dining service. Be sure to check out the guest services directory in your suite for the latest menu offerings. 

Laundry Facilities

Complimentary laundry facilities are on each floor. We love that we can end our trip on a stress-free note — returning home without dirty laundry. 

Fitness Center 

The resort’s fitness center features a variety of LifeFitness™ equipment to motivate you while away from home. 

Learn more about Las Palmeras, through the eyes of a Hilton Grand Vacations Owner.



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