Gaylord Palms Resort


Costco Member Reviews

Costco Star Rating

4 Star Hotel
6000 W Osceola Pkwy, Kissimmee, FL, 34746, United States

This hotel offers exceptional service, and superior amenities, and is just a 10-minute drive to the main gates of Walt Disney World®.


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Hotel Details


Hotel Description

The resort spans 63 acres and includes shopping, restaurants, Relâche Spa, thrilling Cypress Springs Water Park, and relaxing South Beach Pool. The resort guest-exclusive pools and water attractions include a drop slide, racing slides, zero-entry pool, multi-level water playground, and brand-new Crystal River Rapids action river. Resort features include shuttle service to Magic Kingdom® Park, Epcot®, Hollywood Studios®, Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park and, Disney Springs™ (does not include water parks, which can be accessed by Disney Transportation once within Walt Disney World® Resort). Shuttle service is based on a set schedule and is offered on a first-come, first-serve basis and is included in the resort fee for the hotel. Park tickets are not included in the shuttle service. A valid park ticket for each guest is still required for entrance to any theme park.

Key Features

  • Distance from Airport: 19 Miles
  • Number of Rooms: 1,416
  • Number of Floors: 9
  • Elevator(s)
  • Check-In Time: 4:00 p.m.
  • Check-Out Time: 11:00 a.m.
  • Wheelchair-Accessible Room(s) Available
  • Nonsmoking Property
  • Additional Fees Not Included in Room Price: $38 self-parking plus tax (per room, per night) or $50 valet parking plus tax (per room, per night). These optional fees will be added to the final statement upon checkout and are payable directly to the hotel. All fees listed are approximate, outside the control of Costco Travel and are subject to change by the hotel without notice. 



  • Air-Conditioning in Public Areas
  • Activities/Tour Desk
  • Bar(s)
  • Business Center
  • Children's Pool
  • Concierge Desk
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Costco (nearby)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Deli
  • Gift Shop/Boutique
  • Golf Course
  • Golf Driving Range
  • Health/Fitness Facility
  • Hospitality Room(s)
  • Hot Tub/Jacuzzi
  • Internet Access (wireless)
  • Medical Facility (nearby)
  • Restaurant(s)
  • Room Service (24 hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Shopping
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool(s) - Outdoor
  • Water Slide

Features for a Fee

  • ATM
  • Beauty Salon
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Internet Center
  • Laundry Facilities (self-service)
  • Parking (self)
  • Parking (valet)


  • Golf (nearby)
  • Restaurants (nearby)
  • Shopping (nearby)


Emerald Bay Marketplace:  This grab-and-go style marketplace offers a variety of freshly baked pastries, house-made wraps, warm sandwiches, salads, indulgent desserts, beer, wine and coffee.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner | Snacks
  • Menu Type: A la carte
  • Reservations: Not Required

Honeybells Frozen Yogurt:  Treat yourself to a tasty frozen yogurt that makes the perfect snack any time of the day. Grab a cup and create your own delicious blend of yogurt piled high with toppings.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Snacks
  • Menu Type: A la carte
  • Reservations: Not Required

MOOR:  All dishes are regionally inspired with a focus on fresh seafood. The chef works with local farmers and fishmongers to find sustainable and seasonal ingredients.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Lunch | Dinner
  • Menu Type: A la carte
  • Reservations: Recommended
  • Cuisine Type: Seafood

Old Hickory Steakhouse:  Indulge in fine wine as you savor premium, all-natural Black Angus seared-to-perfection or artisanal cheeses from the Maitre d’Fromage. An emphasis is placed on supporting local, organic and sustainable farming.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Dinner
  • Menu Type: A la carte
  • Reservations: Recommended
  • Cuisine Type: Steak

SandBar:  Conveniently located near the resort’s pools, this venue lets you grab a bite without having to leave the fun in the sun! Choose from all-American favorites and refreshing beverages.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Lunch | Dinner
  • Menu Type: A la carte
  • Children's Menu Available
  • Reservations: Not Required
  • Cuisine Type: American

Socio:  Enjoy shareable small plates in this upscale, Cuban-inspired bar and lounge with interactive cocktail service surrounded by old world decor.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Dinner
  • Menu Type: A la carte

The Cocoa Bean:  This signature coffee bar overlooks the St. Augustine atrium, and offers premium coffee drinks, fresh bakery items, gourmet sandwiches, and a selection of beer and wine.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner
  • Menu Type: A la carte
  • Reservations: Not Required
  • Cuisine Type: Espresso

Villa de Flora:  Set in the grand dining room of a European villa, the chef's table offers a fresh and authentic seasonal buffet menu inspired by Mediterranean cuisine.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Breakfast | Dinner
  • Menu Type: A la carte
  • Reservations: Recommended
  • Cuisine Type: Mediterranean

Wreckers Sports Bar:  Sports fans flock to this elevated bar, which features a 37-foot screen. Enjoy mouthwatering appetizers, hearty concoctions and cold draft beer, including the exclusive Wreckers Red Ale.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Lunch | Dinner
  • Menu Type: A la carte
  • Reservations: Not Required
  • Cuisine Type: American

All rooms include a flat screen TV, a work station, an in-room safe and a small refrigerator.

Available in All Rooms:
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • In-Room Safe
  • Mini-Fridge

Guest Room

Amenities include a flat screen TV and a work station. Rooms with a king-size bed include a walk-in shower, and rooms with two queen-size beds feature a bathtub with shower.

  • Balcony/Lanai in some rooms
  • Approximate Square Feet: 410
  • Bedding: King or Two Queens

Costco Member Reviews

Costco Travel makes every effort to verify the accuracy of all information provided. Additional fees for amenities or services may be charged by the hotel, resort or cruise line. Amenities or services may be discontinued or revised by the provider without notice. Hotels, resorts, ships or accommodations designated as wheelchair-accessible do not necessarily meet ADA requirements. Costco Travel is not responsible for inaccuracies or provider modifications.

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