Wild Florida Airboat & Gator Park
Westgate Town Center Resort
*Transportation will not be provided for this event.
*Please note that the Welcome Party may be replaced by a $50 dining certificate to Drafts Sports Bar & Grill.
Explore a side of Florida you’ve never seen before, with a thrilling one-hour airboat tour. A visit through the Headwaters of the Florida Everglades will be the wildest adventure you experience. You’ll get an in-depth look at Florida’s unique wildlife in their native habitat. Explore a part of pristine marshland that hasn’t changed from when early pioneers settled in the 1800s.
Climb aboard a U.S. Coast Guard certified airboat and catch a glimpse of eagles, turkeys, wild boar, roseate spoonbills, alligators and other native wildlife. After your airboat tour, you’l also have a chance to explore the expansive Alligator Park where you can see more alligators up close, plus lemurs, sloths, zebras, and other animals native to South America, Africa, and Australia.
Meet Crusher, an American alligator weighing over 1,000 pounds, and watch a hands-on demonstration with some Wild Florida residents in the Exotic Animal Show. There’s also a Gator Feeding Show – see how high a gator can jump!
Westgate Town Center Resort is ideally located just a mile from the main gate to Disney World. You’ll enjoy spacious accommodations with all the comforts of home plus amazing amenities including 14 heated pools and hot tubs, onsite Shipwreck Island water park, fitness center, bike rentals, tennis, sand volleyball, onsite dining, and more.
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 party complete with DJ, open bar, dinner and prizes (please note: the party may be replaced with a $50 dining certificate at Drafts)
– Personal Concierge Services
– Late check-out on final day
Travel down gravel paths within the 85-acre Drive-thru Safari Park and discover more than 100 native and exotic animals roaming freely. During your journey, you’ll have the opportunity to observe a variety of animals often only found around the world.
Westgate Town Center Resort provides guests all the comforts of a fully furnished home just 1 mile from Walt Disney World® Resort and minutes from other Orlando area attractions. In addition, numerous family-friendly restaurants lie within walking distance of Westgate Town Center. A nonsmoking resort, Westgate Town Center offers access to a variety of recreational amenities including ShipWreck Island water park, 14 heated outdoor swimming pools and hot tubs, lakeside marina with paddle boats, on-site dining, fitness center, mini golf and much more.
ShipWreck Island Water Park
Fourteen Outdoor Heated Pools
Fourteen Hot Tubs
Children’s Wading Pool
Cordovano Joe’s Authentic New York Style Pizza
Mini Market with Deli
Hershey’s Ice Cream Shop
Drafts Sports Bar & Grill
Jurassic Miniature Golf Course
Disney Movie Theater
Barbecue Facilities & Picnic Areas
Lakeside Marina & Dock
Attraction Tickets Desk
Disney Planning Center
VIP Services Concierge
Dry Cleaning/Laundry Service
24-Hour Front Desk & Security
High-Speed Wireless Internet Access
Free Shuttle Service from the adjacent Westgate Vacation Villas Clubhouse to the Towers Lobby or the Sizzler Restaurant.
Free Scheduled Transportation to Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando Resort (Restrictions apply. Limited seats available. Guests must pre-register at VIP services/Concierge desk to reserve seating prior to boarding.).
Drafts Sports Bar & Grill (“Drafts”) brings together the popular concepts of brew pubs and gourmet burger bars. Drafts features a variety of creatively designed burger, pizza and appetizer selections that are complemented by an extensive selection of draft and bottled beers, specialty microbrews, worldly wines and a wide array of alcohol drinks. Drafts is themed and designed to create a casual but elegant sports bar environment complete with high-definition flat screen televisions for broadcasting local, national and worldwide sporting events. However, the true emphasis on Drafts is pairing great comfort food with outstanding brews and wines. The breakfast buffet at Drafts includes eggs, potatoes, turkey sausage, biscuits and gravy, French toast and fresh seasonal fruit. Draft Sports Bar & Grill is open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner (may vary seasonally). Hours vary by season.
Enjoy fresh, hot and delicious pizza from Cordovano Joe’s, which is available for pick-up or delivered directly to your suite or even poolside! Hours of operation vary.
Open daily, the Mini Market offers guests the convenience of purchasing groceries and sundries. The adjacent Deli features subs, grilled sandwiches, salads and snacks.