Thank you to the Hyatt Regency for generously hosting our stay! All opinions are my own.
Did you know there is a hotel inside the Orlando International Airport? The Hyatt Regency helps make travel stress-free and way more enjoyable! Since Orlando is just a short drive from us and they tend to have much better flight options than our smaller airport where we live, we booked our flights for our trip out west to fly in and out of MCO. Not only were we able to enjoy a little bit of Orlando but we were able to start our vacation a little bit earlier!
This hotel is a great option if you have an early outgoing flight or late incoming flight, a cruise out of Port Canaveral, or other plans within driving distance of Orlando. The staff was wonderful and we really enjoyed our time spent here.
The hotel is located in the main terminal of the airport. You can view the security checkpoint entrance and airline check in from the hotel. You will take the elevator or escalators to the 4th floor to find the lobby and hotel check in. This is also the level with the hotel bar and McCoy’s Bar and Grill restaurant.
Check in is 4:00 pm; check out is 12:00 pm.
Our room was located on the 6th floor both nights, near both the outdoor pool and indoor fitness center. We stayed in a King room that featured a balcony, the perfect spot to view some beautiful sunsets.
The bed was so comfortable! I also loved all of the counter space and bathroom layout. There was a double vanity in the bathroom as well as outside of it. The room had a seating area and a small desk. Even though we were on vacation, this was a great space to get some work done! The rooms are newly renovated and soundproof.
You are able to park your car easily when you stay at the hotel. The hotel offers discounted self-parking and valet for guests. Please note, the discount is only valid for the date of your hotel stay.
For valet parking, follow the signs to Terminal B and you will find the hotel entrance on Jeff Fuqua Boulevard. For self-parking, follow the signs to Terminal B Self-Parking Garage and then Terminal Top Level 4. Make sure you’re paying attention since the lanes and turns happen quickly. Be sure to pull a ticket and see the front desk for in and out access, they will give you a pass and you’ll need this to receive the discounted rate for the nights you stayed at the hotel.
To find the best rates on long term airport parking (for overnight parking longer than stay date) visit their offers page for details on 4 nights or 7 nights Park, Stay and Go Packages.
$12 / Overnight Guest
$19 /Daily/Non Guest
$16 /Overnight Guest
$25+ /Daily/Non Guest
This hotel features two main dining locations. The Lobby Bar is a great place to enjoy a small plate and a beverage before your flight or gather with the rest of your travel party after you arrive.
McCoy’s offers a wide variety of menu items focusing on fresh, locally sourced ingredients. They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We had two meals here and absolutely enjoyed everything! From sushi to pizza, even a Hot Honey Chicken Club, it was all delicious.
If you have late-night cravings or want to order an early breakfast or lunch in the privacy of your room, check out the McCoy’s To-Go menu. All-day in-room dining includes sandwiches, salads, entrees, and their sushi menu.
(The Hemisphere restaurant located on the 9th floor is currently closed.)
There is a nice outdoor pool area located on the 6th floor with runway views. The same floor also features an indoor, 24 hour fitness center. You are able to print boarding passes before leaving the hotel as well.
There is also a Day Pass option available to purchase if you have a long layover and want to have a room for a nap and a shower.
Flight Arrivals and Departures
We had an early flight out but instead of having to drive straight to the airport, we drove down the night before and stayed at the hotel. Once we woke up on the morning of our flight, we just had to get our bags down to the main terminal which you can see from the hotel lobby and then head through security. This saved us so much time and hassle! Our return flight arrived in the evening and after long day of travel, it was the best feeling to get our luggage up to our room and crash.
You can check out some more videos and photos from our stay on my Instagram story highlight. If you have more questions about our stay, feel free to reach out!