What makes the Kissimmee/Orlando area such a fabulous vacation destination? Everything! Families keep coming back, knowing that there are good times to share and a warm welcome for everyone. You'll meet the world's most celebrated Mouse and enjoy all the other attractions of Walt Disney World® Resort, Sea World, and Universal Studios just minutes from Star Island Resort's prime Kissimmee location. Enjoy the best of Orlando combined with the family-friendly retreat at your premier choice in Kissimmee resorts, Star Island.
Our Resort's Kissimmee, Florida Location Places you Near Great Attractions
Aquatic Wonders Boat Tours
101 Lakeshore Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34741-5686
Guided nature trips on Lake Tohopekaliga, birding, gator and eagle watching trips, history tours, sunsets and star-watching. Half-day fishing trips for up to six people. Wheelchair-accessible boat.
Arabian Nights Dinner Attraction
3081 Arabian Nights Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34747
Featuring a live equestrian dinner show which focuses on the birthday of a princess. Dinner options are varied and delicious, including steak, chicken, children's dishes and vegetarian entrées.
Captain Bill's Airboat Adventures
Orlando, FL 32765
View wildlife and scenery on a 1.5 hour backwater adventure in this six-passenger airboat. All hours by appointment only, weather permitting.
Boggy Creek Airboat Rides
3702 Big Bass Rd.
Kissimmee, FL 34744-9331
Phone: 407-344-9550 or 407-933-4337
Hours: 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. daily
Blue Ridge Balloons
566 Buckminster Cir.
Orlando, FL 32803-6703
Toll-Free (U.S.): 800-586-1884
Sunrise balloon flights and pick-up service from local hotels.
4755 N. Kenansville Rd.
St. Cloud, FL 34773-9109
Toll Free (U.S.): 888-957-9794
A 4,400-acre wilderness preserve that includes a working cattle ranch. Horseback rides, petting zoo and visitor's center.
Fun Spot Action Park
5551 Del Verde Way
Orlando, FL 32819-8505
Featuring go-karts, amusement rides, and arcade.
Funday Discovery Tours
233 E. New Haven Ave., 2nd Floor
Orlando, FL 32901-4571
Eco-tour operator providing over 20 half- and full-day guided nature and wildlife tours, plus evening dinner adventures and tours of Kennedy Space Center.
14501 S. Orange Blossom Tr.
Orlando, FL 32837-6699
Toll Free (U.S. & Canada): 800-393-5297
Hours: 9 a.m. - dusk
Features alligators, petting zoo, mini water park, eco-tour, bird sanctuary and wildlife shows, all in a turn-of-the-century setting.
Green Meadows Petting Farm
1368 S. Poinciana Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34746-4100
Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Two-hour guided tours. Kids can play with more than 300 farm animals, have a pony ride, milk a cow, ride a train and go on a hayride.
Horse World Riding Stable
3705 S. Poinciana Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34758-2802
Hours: 9 a.m - 5 p.m.
Trail rides, pony rides, riding lessons, group picnics and parties.
Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament
4510 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway
Kissimmee, FL 34746-5317
Toll-Free (U.S. & Canada): 800-229-8300
Four-course medieval banquet with knights competing in tournament games and jousting matches. Reservations required.
5770 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy.
Kissimmee, FL 34746
Offering 75 specialty shops, eight delicious restaurants, and 18 thrilling rides for the whole family.
Richard Petty Driving Experience
Walt Disney World Speedway
Lake Buena Vista, FL
Toll-Free (Worldwide): 800-BE-PETTY (237-3889)
Offering four program options: a ride with an instructor and three driving experiences.
Wet 'n Wild
6200 International Dr
Orlando, FL 32819-8290
Toll-Free (U.S.): 800-992-9453
A water park with multi-passenger rides, including the new Hydra-Fighter.