Comfort Inn International
8134 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
Phone: (407) 313-4000
Fax: (407) 313-4001
8134 International Drive, Orlando, FL, US, 32819
- Phone: (407) 313-4000
- Fax: (407) 313-4001
Tourists and locals alike know that there are as many discount souvenir shops on busy International Drive as there are sunburns and fanny packs, but only a few are standouts. Gala Gifts, located just next to Don Pablo's Mexican Kitchen on busy International Drive, is one that tends to rise above the norm. From its modern façade of tans and rusts to its helpful cashiers and relatively congestion-free location, Gala Gifts provides one-stop shopping for all of your Orlando needs.
Florida has some of the country's best golf courses and thousand of tennis courts, so for fans of these sports a trip to Orlando probably ought to include a visit to this store. Boasting more than 38,000 square feet lined with clubs, balls, and bags, Special Tee is a must-see for the golf and tennis lover alike. All the brand names the avid golfer knows and loves are here: Taylor Made, Ping, Top Flite, Callaway, Nicklaus, Liz Golf, Cobra and Greg Norman.
Located on International Drive just across from Ripley's Believe It or Not, Edwin Watts is Orlando's premiere golf shop. Featuring all of the brand names you love to win with, from Titleist golf balls to Ping putters, Edwin Watts is revered locally for its expert service and huge inventory. With training aids and a super apparel selection for both men and women, it is your one-stop golf shop. Whether you're a pro or an amateur, the friendly folks here will help your game by providing you with excellent service as well as top products.
With a gigantic football player standing guard atop its roof, International Drive's Sports Dominator superstore is pretty hard to miss. A beacon for ball fans, it reaches out like a "liquidator lighthouse." What sports fan can resist when such name brands as Nike, No Fear, Rawlings, Starter and Converse await? Here you'll find discounted balls and caps, clubs and shoes, racquets and T-shirts, shorts and socks. A favorite of the numerous I-Drive coupon book stands, many deals are offered including a generous daily one: "All shoes come with free socks!"
Found in the Pointe Orlando mall, Armani Exchange or AX for short, is the place to go for designer clothing at more affordable prices. Select from the latest fashions for both young men and women. The famed Italian designer, Giorgio Armani, especially designed the fashions found here in which he blends his sensual and distinctive style to produce a relaxed, yet stylish collection for the "young, urban and sexy." Other items offered include watches, eyewear, music, jewelry and an array of accessories. Armani Exchange offers accessible Armani for the youthful shoppers looking to make a statement with fashion. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Conveniently situated less than a mile from the Orange County Convention Center, this shopping and entertainment complex offers shopping, dining and entertainment outlets. Browse through clothing stores and specialty stores. Eat at restaurants, such as Adobe Gila's, an eatery known for its 75 varieties of tequila. Live bands play regularly, and all this fun is housed in a facility offering open-air promenades and themed courtyards.
Surf's up at Boardwalk Surf and Sport, one of the few surf stores in Orlando featuring such brand name, industry leaders as Billabong, Mossimo, Reef, Quicksilver, Stussy, O'Neil and No Fear. Located not far from the unmistakable FAO Schwarz in the thriving Pointe Orlando shopping center, lies this cool shop. Who cares if Orlando is 45 minutes from the beach? Boardwalk's impressive array of walk shorts, tank tops, flip flops and beach towels brings the beach to you.
Barnes & Noble is a well known chain of book stores spread across North America. The store sells first hand and second hand books, children's classics and other specialty books belonging to all kinds of genres. Besides selling books, they also sell movie DVDs, music CDs and DVDs. Barnes & Noble also conduct one day workshops, talks, lectures, live musicals, book releases, CD releases and other events on a regular basis. Check website for latest event updates.
Tennis Plaza/Racquet World is owned and operated by Leon Echavarria, one of the largest, most reputable tennis stores in Florida. Their flagship store out of Miami, Florida, has been in business since 1990, and known for its wide selection (racquets, balls, shoes, bags, strings, apparel and accessories), competitive prices, knowledgeable personnel and dedicated service. Their location in "the gateway to the Americas" has made them a resource for tennis enthusiasts both locally and abroad.
This store has more than 120 popular brands with suits for the entire family. There are bikinis for teens, trunks for guys, tankini's for young adults and one-pieces for women. Frequent sales offer suits at up to 70 percent off regular price, so you may indeed be able to afford new suits for the entire family.
Located in the popular Belz Factory Outlet World at the end of International Drive, this factory store offers a one-stop shopping destination for any Pfaltzgraff item you've broken since the last time you were in Orlando. From china to coffee mugs, place mats to picture frames, this factory store has it all. If you don't own any Pfaltzgraff, this may be the time to stock up on the durable china that comes in lots of contemporary styles and colors. As an outlet store, this emporium offers bargains on a number of other home décor items, from candles to coasters.
Bass Pro Shops, located in the Festival Bay Mall on International Drive, offers outdoor enthusiasts the biggest selection of outdoor gear in all of Central Florida. The massive shop features the latest supplies for fishing (salt, fresh and fly), boating, hunting, archery, camping, golf and water sports, as well as ATVs, outdoor gear and electronics. A number of educational classes are on offer, and the shop also hosts various monthly events. Special meeting rooms for groups are available and other features include outdoor skills workshops, clothing for men, women and children as well as endless gift items for the outdoors person in your life.