Daytona Int'l Speedway: Daytona Beach, FL
Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa, Orlando, FL
The Great American Race – The Daytona 500
Rev up your engines and join the fun as NASCAR kicks off its 2018 season with its biggest event of the year – the Great American Race – The Daytona 500.
This blockbuster race, won last year by Kurt Busch, is also one of our biggest annual events! So act quickly if you want to get in on the fun with this exclusive 4-night Orlando vacation package. In addition to luxurious 1-bedroom villa accommodations at Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa in Orlando, your NASCAR race package includes:
– two tickets to the 59th Annual Daytona 500 (seating near Turn 1)
– convenient transportation to and from the Speedway
– personal concierge services
– special VIP dinner party with open bar, DJ, prizes and more
To make your Daytona 500 experience even more spectacular, you’ll also enjoy exceptional seating and pre-race access to the UNOH FANZONE! While others are in the grandstands, you’ll step into the heart of Daytona International Speedway and right into the middle of the action! You’ll walk the track surface over the grassy tri-oval and onto pit road from pre-race through the driver introductions!
FANZONE:– Behind the scenes view of garage activity – Inspection viewing – Stroll through the Goodyear Legends of Daytona – Driver & VIP appearances – Autograph sessions – View historic displays – Walk Pit Road – Driver Q & A Sessions – Pose for pictures in Victory Lane – Music and more with the Daytona 500 Pre-Race Show – Access to the best viewing of the concert
Plus, Pre-Race Access:– Up close for driver introductions – Sign the start/finish line – Watch teams stage cars on pit road and set-up pit stalls
From the roaring engines and pulse-pounding excitement of the Daytona 500, you’ll appreciate the peaceful tranquility of your spacious and luxurious villa at Westgate Resorts. Relax and enjoy special amenities and all the comforts of home such as large screen TV, multiple heated swimming pools, mini golf, on-site dining, water sports and a wide range of resort activities and amenities such as Sunset Key Island Retreat.
Through it all, we’ll do the work so you can enjoy the entire Daytona 500 experience. With transportation to and from the resort and Speedway, you can safely avoid the driving and parking headaches associated with Speedway traffic.
In addition to luxurious one-bedroom villa accommodations and special amenities at Westgate Resorts, you’ll enjoy VIP treatment throughout the length of your event vacation, including:
– A fun-filled VIP Welcone Party complete with DJ, open bar, dinner and prizes
– Personal Concierge Services
– Complimentary transportation to and from your event
– Late check-out on your final day
The Daytona 500 is the Great American Race, featuring 43 of the world’s best stock car drivers taking 200 laps around on the famed 2.5 mile tri-oval at Daytona International Speedway in Central Florida. Built in 1959, the track features multiple layouts including a tri-oval, motorcycle course and a sports car course and its 180-acre infield includes the 29-acre Lake Lloyd.
Of course, the race is only one of the focal points of any trip to Daytona. The Daytona 500 Experience delivers magical motorsports memories to both race fans and casual observers through an exciting variety of hands-on activities, challenging thrills and one-of-a-kind sights.
Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa is a scenic lakefront property in the heart of Orlando’s famed attractions area, just minutes from Disney World, Universal Studios and SeaWorld Orlando, plus other area shopping, dining and entertainment complexes. You’ll enjoy spacious accommodations, a fully equipped kitchen, private balcony or patio, all the comforts of home and a wealth of special resort amenities. You’ll also find seven outdoor heated swimming pools and hot tubs, on site dining including the award-winning Westgate Smokehouse Grill, a fitness center and the world class Serenity Spa by Westgate.
• Serenity Spa by Westgate
• Westgate Smokehouse Grill
– Serving Breakfast & Dinner
Lakeside with a Full Bar
• Sid’s Deli – Gourmet Café &
• The Marketplace – Groceries,
Sundries & Gifts
• Catering Services
• 7 Heated Outdoor Pools
• 7 Hot Tubs
• 7 Children’s Wading Pools
• Lakeside Marina & Dock –
Fishing, Paddle Boat, Pontoon &
• Fitness Center with Training
• SeaWorld® Preferred Partner
• Universal® Partner Hotel
• Tennis Court
• Basketball Court
• Volleyball Court
• 18-Hole Miniature Golf Course
• Bicycle Rentals
• Fishing Poles
• Game Room
• 24-Hour Business Center
• Meeting/Event Space
• Attraction Tickets Desk
• DVD/Video Library
• VIP Services Concierge
• 24-Hour Front Desk & Security
• Laundry Facilities
• Free Scheduled Transportation
to Theme Parks & Shopping
Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa offers a wide variety of dining options without ever having to leave the resort property. From a quick snack to a full service steak dinner, you’ll find it at Westgate Lakes.
Enjoy a relaxed, moderately priced, casual dining experience at the award-winning Westgate Smokehouse Grill, “home of Orlando’s best BBQ. The Smokehouse Grill offers scenic lake, pool and fountain views, a full-service bar and a game room while its “contemporary rustic” décor includes wooden paneled floors and tables, cedar ceiling beams with unique wrought iron details and a stone wall fireplace. Ten 42-inch plasma screen televisions display continuous sporting events.
Westgate Smokehouse Grill is famous for its St. Louis-style ribs, which are rubbed with spices and smoked low and slow over hickory for four hours. The Smokehouse Grill’s menu also boasts “cowboy size” servings of hand-cut grilled steaks, chicken, chops, fresh fish, flame-grilled burgers and numerous BBQ items, slow smoked for 16 hours. Barbecue sauces include a Jack Daniels sauce, Carolina Sauce and Smokehouse Hot Sauce. Diners can select from appetizers, salads, sandwiches and dinner entrees served in heaping portions of good old down-home comfort foods. Save room for the tasty homemade desserts.
Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa has three pool bars located throughout the resort. The Citrus Breeze pool bar offers signature coconut drinks and a variety of draft beers. The Flamingo Bay pool bar serves up 32 oz. Margaritas, frozen or on the rocks, as well as 15 oz. Hurricanes and other cocktails. The Coral Reef pool bar offers creative drink recipes such as the Hand-Dipped Coconut Ice Cream Pina Colada and the Frozen Frog.
Located within the Pavilion Building, Sid’s Bistro is reminiscent of a European sidewalk cafe and features freshly baked pastries and a wide selection of Hershey’s premium hand-dipped ice cream and frozen yogurts. Enjoy ice cream cones, shakes, smoothies, custom-made ice cream sundaes, banana splits and homemade cookies, plus Starbucks coffee, cappuccino and espresso along with Tazo teas
Located between the 1500 and 1600 buildings, Joe’s offers a variety of groceries, dairy items, snack items, pasta, pre-packaged and sliced to order deli meats as well as freshly made to order deli sandwiches and subs, Krispy Kreme donuts, baked goods, and more.
New Westgate Events are added frequently and many sell out quickly.
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