Venue

WSC 2020 will take place at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, FL.

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Orlando World Center Marriott

8701 World Center Drive
Orlando, Florida 32821

Hotel

Go to https://book.passkey.com/go/WinterSimulation2020 to book your hotel room or call 855-999-0496.

All reservations must be made by the cut-off of Monday, November 16, 2020. Please make your reservations as soon as possible because there is limited availability at this rate and it will sell out!

$219/night Deluxe Guest Room (plus taxes &fees)

There is a daily resort fee that will be OPTIONAL upon checking into the hotel. This rate is currently $30/night plus tax. This fee will cover several in-room and resort amenities including:

  • Enhanced in-room wireless internet for up to 6 devices
  • Unlimited local and domestic long distance calls
  • Daily scheduled shuttle service to Disney Parks for up to 4 guests
  • Daily scheduled shuttle to Disney Springs for up to 4 guests 5:00pm-11:30PM
  • Daily credit of up to $10 per room towards dry cleaning (credit is not cumulative through stay)
  • Daily bucket of practice balls at the driving range
  • 15% discount on retail pricing for spa services(excludes merchandise)
  • 15% discount off retail rates for green fees(excludes merchandise)

This optional resort fee may be added to your hotel room bill or as a separate bill for expense purposes. You will need to let the front desk know upon checking in.

Buyer Beware – Fraudulent Room Reservations

The only way to make reservations at the special conference rate in the WSC block is by using the link above or calling directly into the hotel. Please do not book with an outside booking agent. If someone contacts you via email or phone claiming to be the official WSC travel agent or WSC hotel room booking agent, please know that this is a scam and you should not use them. All reservations should be made on your own.

Getting Here

The closest airport is Orlando International Airport (MCO) and is located about 17 miles from the hotel.

The hotel does not provide shuttle service. Mears Destination Services (MDS) offers transportation from the airport. Reservations are required. MDS can be contacted at 855-463-2776 or by visiting the Mears Destination Services website.

Taxi fare is approximately $55 (one way) from MCO.

By Car

For driving directions go to https://www.marriott.com/hotels/maps/travel/mcowc-orlando-world-center-marriott/.

Parking

On-site parking at the Marriott is $24/day for self-parking and $35/day for valet. 

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About Orlando World Center Marriott

Click here to view the Property Map of the Marriott Orlando World Center.

The Orlando World Center Marriott is a full-service resort offering unique dining, pools with waterslides, a golf course, spa, and a fitness center all within minutes from the Disney theme parks.

Local attractions include:

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

3605 Bougainvillea Avenue
70 miles W from hotel

Daytona International Speedway

1801 W. International Speedway Boulevard
69.1 miles from hotel

Dinosaur World

5145 Harvey Tew Road
51.5 miles from hotel

Discovery Cove

6 miles E from hotel

Disney Springs & La Nouba by Cirque du Soleil

1486 Buena Vista Dr
2 miles from hotel

Disney Water Parks

10 miles from hotel

Gatorland

14501 S. Orange Blossom Trail
8 miles from hotel

The Holy Land Experience

4655 Vineland Road
12 miles from hotel

Kennedy Space Center

State Road 405
60 miles E from hotel

LEGOLAND

One Legoland Way
33 miles S from hotel

Richard Petty Driving Experience

Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Odditorium

8201 International Drive
9.6 miles from hotel

SeaWorld & Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark

7007 Sea Harbor Dr,
5 miles E from hotel

Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition

8445 International Drive
8 miles from hotel

Universal CityWalk

10 miles NE from hotel

Universal Studios/Islands of Adventure

1000 Universal Studios Plaza
10 miles E from hotel

Walt Disney World Theme Parks

2 miles W from hotel