Resort reviews

4.3

out of 5
  • 5

    (83)

  • 4

    (30)

  • 3

    (9)

  • 2

    (11)

  • 1

    (2)

  • Resort location
  • Staff/Service
  • Cleanliness
  • Sleep comfort

Been to Sheraton Vistana Resort lately?

Add your review
  • Avatar for pedrojosramnf
    By pedrojosramnf
    Mar 20, 2019

    Great place to expend family time, is very secure for children, lots of entertainment for all ages, really close to the theme parks,...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for nicholasr19
    By nicholasr19
    Sep 15, 2018

    We loved this resort. (More like a home than a time share). We had many of our meals in the unit, saving lots of time and money. The...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for angela419
    By angela419
    Updated Nov 12, 2015

    The Courts are newly renovated!!!!!!! (Edited 2015)

    Our group of 14 stayed in two units in the courts. The layout is so spacious...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for patriciam321
    By patriciam321
    Dec 23, 2012

    This place is fantastic! All other resorts we visited are compared to the Vistana in accommodations, facilities, Activities and...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for joseph560
    By joseph560
    Dec 3, 2012

    This resort is the best I've been to by far. I've visited a lot of timeshares, but they all pale beside this.

  • Avatar for sharonh417
    By sharonh417
    Jul 10, 2011

    We loved this resort. We stayed in the Cascades section overlooking the pool in a 2 bd/ 2 bath villa. It was very new looking and quite...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for mariae106
    By mariae106
    Updated Mar 7, 2011

    Beautiful place. We had an amazing suite for 6-8. Great pools, very near Disney and H. Studios, and many other attractions. Make sure you...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for cyndiv
    By cyndiv
    Dec 23, 2010

    This is a fabulous resort! We had a 2 bedroom unit, it was beautifully furnished and maintained. The kitchen was well stocked and the...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for garyt39
    By garyt39
    Dec 6, 2010

    Great location. Very close to 2 entrances to Disney World, yet also has a nice proximity to Sea World and the airport!

    The staff is...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for melissab136
    By melissab136
    Jul 29, 2010

    They had originally put us in palms which was not renovated and still looked like a late 70's unit. Broken thermostat, many bugs, dirty &...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for nancianns
    By nancianns
    May 9, 2010

    be careful not to get the older part...they shouldn't even rent this out to anyone. bugs everywhere and dirty

    the newer part is nice...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for davidd439
    By davidd439
    Apr 12, 2010

    My wife and I went over to spend some time at one of our unit weeks in the Courts. Unit K-88 is one of the units with a 2nd bedroom and...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for lauraa60
    By lauraa60
    Updated Feb 14, 2010

    We had a refurbished unit in the Fountains section and it was wonderful. The only drawbacks were: 1) they charged us for a rollaway bed,...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for peter1080
    By peter1080
    Updated Nov 19, 2009

    We stayed in the Cascades section from March 22 - 28, 2009. We had a great time. We stayed in a 2 bedroom - 2 bath unit on the 2nd...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for donnak187
    By donnak187
    Nov 15, 2009

    We've owned in the Lake Section for many years now but mostly exchange it for other locations we'd like to visit. This year we let our...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for johno243
    By johno243
    Updated Nov 9, 2009

    Our recent vacation at the Sheraton Vistana was September 27-October 4. We had purchased an even and odd year week at the Cascades...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for angelg15
    By angelg15
    Jul 11, 2009

    My family and I stayed here from July 3, 2009 to July 10, 2009! We will not stay here again. The rooms were very outdated and several...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for tim884
    By tim884
    Updated Apr 15, 2009

    Just stayed at this property week before Easter '09. Traded in through RCI. They always put you in the outdated rooms near the main ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for chriskre
    By chriskre
    Dec 9, 2008

    Wow, I thoroughly enjoyed our trip to Disney this time. We went during food and wine festival in November and decided to stay at this...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for lauraa117
    By lauraa117
    Updated Nov 21, 2008

    We just returned from 2 weeks at the Sheraton Vistana - and WOW. We went with RCI and requested a 'stayover' in the same room for our...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for judyl120
    By judyl120
    Nov 14, 2008

    We just returned from our week long stay at Sheraton Vistana. We have owned since 1998. We usually try to go back to Vistana...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for bonniea16
    By bonniea16
    Updated Jul 27, 2008

    I have just returned home from this resort and I do have to say our room in the Lakes section was gorgeous. They have just been...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for aprilb19
    By aprilb19
    Updated May 20, 2008

    We own two units in the Lakes and Falls section of this resort. One July 4th week and one Columbus Day week. We love it here. ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for deb159
    By deb159
    Mar 15, 2008

    Just stayed at the Vistana. I rented a week from an owner. Asked for the Cascades a month in advance (as the paperwrk suggested). It...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for jimm403
    By jimm403
    Feb 15, 2008

    VISTANA is the GREATEST. I have owned a vista in Vistana for over 10 years. You cannot go wrong with ANY of the facilities. The older...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for marilynr67
    By marilynr67
    Feb 13, 2008

    I have owned in the Courts for more than 20 years. They have been updated recently, and the units are larger than the newer ones. The...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for minnied
    By minnied
    Updated Jan 3, 2008

    WE HAVE OWNED HERE at VISTANA SINCE "1982", AND USE IT EVERY YEAR. WE HAVE TAKEN ALL OF OUR CHILDREN DOWN ALONG WITH THEIR FRIENDS, ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for jeromer
    By jeromer
    Aug 28, 2007

    We have just returned from a week at the SHERATON VISTANA RESORT . The hotel is magnificent and we have never experienced such...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for teresap5
    By teresap5
    Aug 8, 2007

    My husband, myself and another couple along with their daughter stayed the week of July 27th - August 3rd. We stayed in the ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for dann21
    By dann21
    Jul 3, 2007

    Stayed here the last week of June. Great Resort. Kids loved the pools. Staff was very helpful. Very quiet and peaceful. Room was...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for tasse1
    By tasse1
    Jul 2, 2007

    This is a hidden Gem! The location is central, convenient to everything, I 4, International Drive, Outlet malls, Disney, etc. The...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for mariam147
    By mariam147
    Mar 24, 2007

    We had a mini family reunion in Orlando and rented 3 units in the Cascades section at Sheraton Vistana Resort. We had a total of 6 ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for timothy220
    By timothy220
    Updated Jan 16, 2007

    I had 3 units week before x-mas 2006. resort is great. Very well maintained. Units very clean and not run down.

    Anyone who reads...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for jerry164
    By jerry164
    Updated Jan 9, 2007

    Dec 06--2 weeks before and after Christmas in 2 different 2 bedroom,2 bath condos.

    The resort is very beautiful--many gorgeous...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for jeff1589
    By jeff1589
    Oct 15, 2006

    We stayed in the Cascades section of Vistana and couldn't have been happier. It was very spacious, clean and a perfect location for...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for roxanne7
    By roxanne7
    Sep 1, 2006

    Visited 8/20-8/27 and was given a 2bd (sleeps 8) in the Falls section. I was informed by the front desk that the room was recently ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for wesd3
    By wesd3
    Updated Aug 24, 2006

    I exchanged from a Gold Crown 2 week in Cyprus (which is highest demand by RCI standards), to a 25 year old 2 bedroom apartment in...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for imhappy
    By imhappy
    Updated Apr 30, 2006

    We love this resort. We visit Orlando evey year for the month of April and have visited lots of RCI resorts. This by far is one of...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for raymondm17
    By raymondm17
    Apr 14, 2006

    Hey, this is by far the choice place to stay for anyone who wants it all. I own there for over 20 yrs. and have had great exchange...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for stasiar
    By stasiar
    Jan 17, 2006

    My husband 2 yr old Son and I just returned from our 4 day stay in the fountains section of the resort. This is an older section of...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for patricemoore
    By patricemoore
    Updated Dec 3, 2005

    Upon checking in we waited in line while two employees at the desk checked guests in and out. We waited about twenty minutes which...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for lawless496
    By lawless496
    Updated Sep 17, 2005

    I recently spent a week at the Vistana at the end of August. My family and I had a great time. We stayed in the Palms section this...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for pat943
    By pat943
    Sep 8, 2005

    We own week 12 and 36, and LOVE this resort.

    Our unit in the Fountains has just been renovated (they are working their way through...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for carlos234
    By carlos234
    Updated Jul 21, 2005

    Just returned from the 4th of July week at the Sheraton Vistana-Cascades. We rented a time share unit and were very satisfied with...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for teresa570
    By teresa570
    May 5, 2005

    Our 18th year at Vistana. Just spent two weeks in the Lakes section. 1st floor unit near both the Lakes pool and the Fountains pool....

    Read more »
  • Avatar for alfredn1
    By alfredn1
    Apr 30, 2005

    As an owner since 1982,my family has never had an unsatisfying vacation at Vistana!The grounds (135 acres of ponds,foliage,etc.)alone...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for d5
    By d5
    Apr 25, 2005

    The best thing about this resort is its location. Without having to get on a major roadway, you can be in Disney.

    That said, we...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for greg1062
    By greg1062
    Mar 26, 2005

    We stayed in the Springs section last summer. While not as new as the Cascades section, they are directly next to them and in great ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for carl96
    By carl96
    Feb 15, 2005

    Truly a beautiful resort with all the bells & whistles. Kids too will enjoy this place. Only minutes to drive to all the big...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for ssspeak
    By ssspeak
    Feb 15, 2005

    Our extended family just stayed in two units, each sleeping eight, the week between Christmas and New Years. The units were...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for pam304
    By pam304
    Jan 15, 2005

    We just came back from a great week at the Cascades. Great pool, wonderful location that is close to everything. We were very, very...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for robert487
    By robert487
    Jan 8, 2005

    My family and I stayed at the Vistana Resort in May of 2004. We are owners at the Vistana Village and decided to give the resort a...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for susan706
    By susan706
    Nov 7, 2004

    We own 2 wks. at the SVR and stayed the last two weeks of Aug. Plenty of room for the 7 of us...kids from ages 11 to 19, something...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for suedurrant
    By suedurrant
    Aug 30, 2004

    Wow! The Vistana is a wonderful place to stay! As a single parent I felt very safe at the Vistana, with plenty of security and...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for sender7
    By sender7
    Jul 28, 2004

    we LOVE it here. The pools are plentiful, beautiful grounds and the BEST location. So close to both Disney and the Universal parks. ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for irenelf
    By irenelf
    Jun 4, 2004

    We stayed here twice, in summer 1998 for two weeks and again in fall 2002. I loved everything about this resort.

    For our first...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for regina15
    By regina15
    May 3, 2004

    The management co and it's employees here were very friendly and playful. The snackbar serves very good food The rooms and pools are...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for janicele
    By janicele
    Updated Apr 26, 2004

    We just returned from renting at the Vistana (Springs) for a week. It was fabulous! Close to the parks (we rented a car), but there...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for mochamom
    By mochamom
    Apr 19, 2004

    We stayed here with our 4 kids in March of 2004. The Complex itself is very nice, but our unit was very old. It really needed to be...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for tommymac
    By tommymac
    Apr 6, 2004

    Wasn't terribly impressed. It's a nice facility, but it shows it's age. The shower door woud not close, there were basic cooking...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for marguerite11
    By marguerite11
    Mar 31, 2004

    Stayed at the Fountains, Lovely, spacious clean units. Wonderful staff, lots to do. Great Location. Maggie

  • Avatar for starburst
    By starburst
    Updated Dec 14, 2003

    Our biggest complaint is the size of the guest bedroom - twin beds with barely enough room to maneuver around them.

    The master...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for scooneyotm
    By scooneyotm
    Aug 28, 2003

    We stayed in the Fountains units, lovely!

    Great things to do for the whole family, had a wonderful time and think it is a fantastic...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for whatsline
    By whatsline
    Aug 22, 2003

    Absolutely the best! Great staff, Great resort. Lots to do and you don't even have to leave the resort if you don't want to! ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for magarian
    By magarian
    Aug 20, 2003

    We just completed a week stay (mid August 2003) in a two bedroom Lakes unit in the back of the resort complex. We overlooked a small...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for sparktrician
    By sparktrician
    Jul 27, 2003

    This is a great place for the whole family and centrally located. We had my parents 50th anniversary their and guest stayed at there ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for sportznut55
    By sportznut55
    Jul 19, 2003

    I really liked this resort. It was very classy and had a great view of a lake. Beware of the Love Bug. They are these little bugs...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for pina
    By pina
    Updated Jul 12, 2003

    We stayed in the resort in 2001 with friends of ours who own a unit & it was probably the nicest resort catered to children. They are ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for andale2000
    By andale2000
    Apr 21, 2003

    Nice clean resort with plenty to do - close to everything.

    Service at the pool bar, restaurant & general store were understaffed...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for mmcdermot
    By mmcdermot
    Apr 11, 2003

    We own a unit here and love it. Kids don' t even want to leave the grounds there is so much to do. Clean and safe.

  • Avatar for rwarner323
    By rwarner323
    Mar 18, 2003

    I stayed here in 1995 and I really enjoyed it.

  • Avatar for mrack5
    By mrack5
    Mar 16, 2003

    fantastic!

  • Avatar for lambros
    By lambros
    Mar 15, 2003

    We have stayed here a couple of times in the past few years....it is a wonderful resort....lots of conveniences, like the onsite...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for dhanson
    By dhanson
    Mar 6, 2003

    This is a beautiful and very friendly resort to stay at. I own two timeshares here and always look forward to coming back to visit.

  • Avatar for karenritter42
    By karenritter42
    Jan 8, 2003

    very nice resort, my children love staying here. We do not own a timeshare, we always rent from someone else. The resort is...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for aquacat
    By aquacat
    Updated Dec 22, 2002

    Everything was just great, one remark though: Don't use your phone to make a phonecalls, esp. abroad. You would be in for a very ...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for iansin
    By iansin
    Nov 24, 2002

    Stayed in Cascades in July 2002 and loved it. I own in Springs week 47 but havent stayed there. Cascades are newer units so must have...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for maddie
    By maddie
    Oct 5, 2002

    Must be one of the best apartments I've stayed in, its was one of the older units on the site, but was large, clean and had all...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for bev
    By bev
    Updated Oct 2, 2002

    Stayed in nearly new unit in Cascades area, Feb. 2001 fabulously large 2 bdrm. Most convenient location to all attractions.. So...

    Read more »
  • Avatar for richdan
    By richdan
    Updated Oct 2, 2002

    Everything is exceptional. There are large, beautiful pools. The rooms are very nice, too. I'm looking into going back there again.

  • Avatar for ncdelre
    By ncdelre
    Updated Oct 2, 2002

    I've stayed here 3 times in the last year and half. Everything is always outstanding. Close to all Disney, Univeral and Seaworld parks or...

    Read more »