The M Hotel I-Drive - Orlando

ex. Howard Johnson Inn Orlando International Drive

6603 International Drive, Orlando, Florida, United States, 32819  show map
 2 stars
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The M Hotel I-Drive - Orlando

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Working fridge - Good housekeeping services - Breakfast was lovely for free - Location on int drive is fantastic
  • Pool is nice - Location is right in the middle of tourist attractions - Plenty of towels, plenty of soap, shampoo
  • Staff was very friendly - Free breakfast was great - Sea world was about 5 minutes
  • Free shuttle buses - Room was clean - Bed was comfortable
  • Room was clean - Pool area was also cleaned - Breakfast was complimentary

Overview

Offering modern rooms, the business The M Hotel I-Drive is located only 2 km from Universal Studios. Founded in 1964, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2011.

The venue is 6 km away from Sea World Orlando.

The M Hotel I-Drive is around 25 minutes' drive from Orlando International airport.

Rooms

There are 165 guestrooms featuring king suite and standard room equipped with climate control, wireless internet, cable TV with on-demand movies, a laptop safe and a living area. They also include bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the restaurant. Offering Irish, Indian, Vegetarian and Pakistani meals, Lucky Leprechaun lies in an entertainment area, 100 meters from the property.

Services

Guests can avail of 24-hour reception, shuttle service and laundry.

Relax

The M Hotel I-Drive is a child-friendly hotel offering cots and a playroom. Such fitness options as a gym and a fitness room are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   165.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Hairdresser
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Night club
  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib USD 5
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

6603 International Drive, Orlando, Florida, United States, 32819

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City Center
  • Orlando
    12.6 km
Airports
  • Orlando International (MCO)
    16.2 km
  • Orlando Sanford Intl (SFB)
    42.3 km
Train Stations
  • Woodsmere Sub-Station
    13.5 km
Underground stations
  • MetroWest Golf Course
    7.1 km
Restaurants
  • Buffalo Wild Wings (cuisine: American)
    60 m
  • Chili's Bar & Grill - International Drive (cuisine: American, Mexican)
    140 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    165

Rooms and availability

The M Hotel I-Drive photos Room
Standard Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

2 Double - Non-Smoking - Standard

The M Hotel I-Drive photos Room
King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

1 King, 1 Sofa Bed - Non-Smoking - Suite

Standard Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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The M Hotel I-Drive Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Wet'n Wild600 m
  • Wet 'N Wild Inc1.2 km
  • Universal Studios' Islands of Adventure1.6 km
  • The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Only at Universal's Islands of Adventure1.7 km
  • Universal Studios Orlando1.7 km
  • Fun Spot USA1.7 km
  • Citywalk1.9 km
  • Universal Studios2.0 km
  • Beanie World2.1 km

Places of interest

  • Magical Midway100 m
  • The Orlando Eye1.6 km

Sport related

  • World s Largest Entertainment McDonald s & PlayPlace800 m

Shopping areas

  • Bayhill Plaza Shopping Center400 m
  • Phillips Crossing1.1 km
  • Shoppers World Shopping Center2.1 km

Amusement

  • Magical Midway Inc100 m
  • Wet n Wild Orlando800 m
  • Skull Kingdom of Orlando1.1 km
  • Tussauds Group1.3 km
  • universal islands of adventure1.7 km
  • Fun Spot Action Park1.8 km
  • Hard Rock Live1.8 km
  • International Drive Area2.0 km
  • Pirate's Cove2.1 km
  • Universal Studios Florida2.2 km

Museums

  • Ripley's Believe it or not!1.2 km

Parks

  • Fun Spot America1.7 km

Universities, Institutes

  • Webster University1.5 km

Theaters

  • Sleuths Mystery Dinner Theatre1.3 km

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Pirate s Cove Adventure Golf1.7 km

Local attractions

  • Universal\'s Islands of Adventure1.5 km
    6000 Universal Blvd Universal Orlando
  • Hard Rock Live1.8 km
    Universal CityWalk, Orlando
  • Universal Studios Florida2.3 km
    6000 Universal Boulevard
  • International Drive Flea Market 1.8 km
    5445 International Dr
  • Fun Spot America 1.8 km
    5700 Fun Spot Way

Near the hotel

  • Magical Midway 110 m
    7001 International Dr
  • Coco Key Water Resort380 m
    7400 International Dr
  • iFly Orlando890 m
    6805 Visitors Circle, Orlando
  • Ripley\'s Believe It or Not! Orlando 1.3 km
    8201 International Dr
  • Titanic The Artifact Exhibition 250 m
    International drive
  • World\'s Largest Entertainment McDonald\'s & PlayPlace 800 m
    6875 W Sand Lake Rd
  • AMC Theatre at Universal Orlando970 m
    6000 International Blvd, Orlando

Restaurants nearby

  • Buffalo Wild Wings60 m

    Address: 1307 E Osceola Pkwy

    68% likes this, based on 228 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Shamiana Restaurant70 m

    Address: 7040 International Dr
    Phone: (407) 354-1160

    Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian, Pakistani
    Price Range: ZAR 115 - ZAR 173

  • Pizza Hut110 m

    Address: 7060 International Dr
    Phone: 407-351-0005

    64% likes this, based on 62 reviews

  • Chili's Bar & Grill - International Drive140 m

    Address: 7021 International Dr.
    Phone: 407-352-7618

    84% likes this, based on 532 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Mexican
    Price Range: ZAR 23 - ZAR 255

  • Lucky Leprechaun70 m

    Address: 7032 International Dr
    Phone: 4073527031

    65% likes this, based on 24 reviews
    Cuisine: Irish

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    165
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The M Hotel I-Drive Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The M Hotel I-Drive

Average guest rating

6.0out of 10
Good
Based on 518 reviews

Rating by category:

Dining
4.0
Location
10.0
Rooms
10.0
Service
10.0
Value
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    Cheap, free shuttle to the parks, good pool and pool area, good beds

    Safe in the room did not work, strange bathroom with sinks outside the bathroom, varying staff quality, some were really nice while others not so much.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The hotel has an excellent location on International Drive

    The rooms are very, very basic and everything was broken. The coffee maker was broken, the hair dryer and there was no fridge as advertised. They advertise that their rooms are modernised, but our room certaintly was not. However, the maintenace man made every effort to ensure the room facilities were fixed.

  • Couple
    6.6

    It's cheap and its location is great. There are many many things to do near by. If you're going to Orlando for its attractions and you don't care about fancy hotels, than it's the place for you. É barato e muito bem localizado, tem muitas coisas pra se fazer nas proximidades. Se você está indo pra Orlando pelas suas atrações e não se importa muito com hotéis chiques, esse hotel é indicado pra você.

    Well, you get what you paid for...The hotel is very very simple. The internet didn't work in my room and the front desk couldn't do anything about it. The water was dripping from the faucets in the bathroom and the hotel did nothing about it. Bem, você recebe o que pagou...O hotel é muito muito simples. A internet não funcionava no meu quarto e a recepção não fez nada pra arrumar. Tinha água pingando das torneiras do banheiro e o hotel não resolveu o problema.

  • Couple
    4.2

    When we checked out.

    the wifi wasnt working and wasted an afternoon with the manager switching rooms to see if we could get a better wireless signal but we had no joy. we were woken up at 4am by people outside our door chatting. we checked out after the first night, we were supposed to stay there another 8 nights. we thought there was going to be a microwave in the room but there wasnt. overall we were very disapointed with this hotel. there was no Manager to speak to after 4 or 5pm so if we had any complaints we had to wait until 9am the next day when the Manager was on duty.

  • Couple
    7.0

    The only thing I did not like the hotel was the wireless internet service. It was offered that the wireless internet was included in the room, but in none of the days I could connect to it.

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    Motel room was already heated, which was very comfortable given the fact there was around 5 degrees celcius.

    Internet was not working - I was told max 50 people can be logged in to wifi. But motel has around 200 rooms! Staff was unhelpfull and rude, adviced me to go to business center, catch signal on the streets or wait (another 3 hours). They charge additional 5 usd resort tax. Heater/airconditioner full of dust, bath dirty.

  • Couple
    4.6

    location

    The hotel rooms werent clean and they were stinky. THe staff was really rude.

  • Family with children
    3.2

    I did not like anything. It was the worst experience in my whole life

    The rooms were dirty (very dirty). I was informed that they just make the rooms every other day. They lost a package that was sent to me to the Hotel and did not want to be responsible for that. The employees were very rude an unpolite and were not prepared to help. No manager in charge. A complete mess. Never come to this hotel.......

  • Family with children
    4.0

    Nothing I found cockroaches inside the room.

  • Older travelers
    6.4

    Hotel room spacious - clean and plenty storage. Complimentary breakfast - great early on but if you waited to 9am very busy

    Noisy traffic on I4 - plastic bowls plates with breakfast

  • Older travelers
    3.2

    the room was very small and uncomfortable. Upon arrival, I felt hoodwinked after asking to cancel two of the three nights I reserved. My last experience with Howard Johnson.

    Not a good experience, I was leaving early in the morning and left my wife asleep, but was going to take her a piece of fruit/muffin and to my suprise, I was confronted at the door and told I could not leave with it and rather than allow me to leave with the couple of items I had for my wife, the option was to throw it in the trash, but not leave with it since I had pick it up, knowing no one else would want something I had touched.

  • Couple
    4.2

    I didn't like anything about the place, it was the most disgusting, vile place I have ever encountered. The health inspector should be called to close the place down. Stains on the carpet, chairs, table, walls. I killed a cockroach. They have 2 specific notices on all bedroom doors to keep your belongings locked away and out of sight and on the guest directory and on the back of the keycard holder - we felt safe!!. The walls have never been painted since it opened as far as I could see. I am a hotel manager and I would never pay anyone to stay there let alone charge someone. Thank God Booked.net got involved and got them to refund 2 nights accomodation for us (we paid for 3) and checked out the next day). I feel sorry for the manager working there and the receptionist, they must hear complaints all day every day and they were very proffessional and courteous when we checked in. But seriously if the owners read this, close the place down or demolish it because thats all its worth.

    I think I got my point across!

  • Single
    8.2

    Very good location, good price and clean.

    poor breakfast but the price is good, so no problem, if I want I can eat in another place easy.

  • Family with children
    4.2

    Location was great!

    Run down hotel, most appliances didn't work (hairdryer, lights, sockets) and breakfast wasn't great.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    The front desk staff was friendly.

    The rooms and building were old and not maintained well. The breakfast was not good. The shuttle service to and from Universal ran only one time over and one time back, 12 hours apart. I will never stay in the hotel or recommend this hotel. The 3 star rating was extremely generous as I would rate it a 1 at best.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

6603 International Drive, Orlando, Florida, United States, 32819

Get directions
City Center
  • Orlando
    12.6 km
Airports
  • Orlando International (MCO)
    16.2 km
  • Orlando Sanford Intl (SFB)
    42.3 km
Train Stations
  • Woodsmere Sub-Station
    13.5 km
Underground stations
  • MetroWest Golf Course
    7.1 km
Restaurants
  • Buffalo Wild Wings (cuisine: American)
    60 m
  • Chili's Bar & Grill - International Drive (cuisine: American, Mexican)
    140 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    165