Our Kissimmee Resort's Location near Disney Theme Parks is Ideal!

Your search for Universal, SeaWorld or Universal Resorts in Kissimmee is over!

The Star Island Resort is close enough to have you at the major theme parks in no time, but far enough from the traffic and hassles so that you can truly relax after along day of the park excitement.

Stop by our front desk anytime to learn more about getting to Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal and SeaWorld Orlando Resort, and we can help you plan your family's excursions during your stay.

Universal Studios | 15 miles

Universal Studios Florida

"Ride the movies" at the working movie studio and theme park of Universal Resort's theme parks near Kissimmee. Shows and attractions include Woody Woodpecker's Nuthouse Coaster, Blue Man Group, Twister, The Simpsons Ride, Terminator 2 3:D, Shrek 4D and JAWS.

Universal Studios CityWalk

This area is a 30-acre dining, shopping and entertainment complex featuring specialty shops, nightclubs, theaters and themed restaurants. Grab a bite at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Hard Rock Cafe or Emeril's Restaurant Orlando, then head to the Red Coconut Club or Velvet Bar for some cocktails. You can also catch great live music performances at Hard Rock Live or Loews Royal Pacific Resort Wantilan Luau.

Universal's Islands of Adventure

Islands of Adventure offers themed islands with technologically advanced rides and attractions. Get lost in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, where you can visit Hogwarts, shop in Hogsmeade and dine at the Three Broomsticks. Other attractions include Marvel Super Hero Island, Toon Lagoon, Jurassic Park and Dr. Seuss Landing.

Walt Disney World® Resort | 4 miles

Magic Kingdom® Park

Seven lands incorporating more than 10 major attractions including Main Street U.S.A., Tomorrowland® Area, Mickey's Toontown® Fair; Fantasyland® Area; Liberty Square; Frontierland® Area and Adventureland® Area.

Disney Hollywood Studios™

This is a working TV and film studio and theme park. Attractions include: Fantasmic!, Star Tours (©Disney/Lucasfilm, Inc.), Rock 'n Roller Coaster® Starring Aerosmith Attraction, The Great Movie Ride, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ and Indiana Jones™ Epic Stunt Spectacular! (©Disney/Lucasfilm, Inc.).

Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park

This Walt Disney World® park celebrates the story of all animals—real, imaginary and extinct—through five different lands, more than eight major attractions and several live shows.

Downtown Disney® Area

This area is a 120-acre entertainment, dining and shopping complex encompassing Downtown Disney® Pleasure Island, Marketplace and West Side. Enjoy acrobatic artistry, art, theater and music as well as restaurants, pubs and lounges, a cinema, La Nouba™ by Cirque du Soleil® and other great attractions.


A permanent international and discovery showplace covering 260 acres and home to the Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival as well as the Holidays Around the World Candlelight Processional. Two major areas include Future World and the World Showcase.

SeaWorld | 10 miles

Sea World Orlando Resort is the world's premiere marine adventure park, with 200 acres of world-class shows, thrilling rides and unforgettable animal encounters. More than 80 million visitors have explored the mysteries of the sea with up-close animal interactions and exhilarating thrills. State-of-the-art rides such as Kraken and Journey to Atlantis twist, turn, and drench guests with unprecedented thrills, while amazing animal encounters include killer whales, dolphins, sea lions, stingrays and more.