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IN: [00:00:02.91]CUE: [...]The Edgewater Hotel is a historic Bed and Breakfast style inn located in greater Orlando
IN: [00:00:10.59]CUE: [...]The hotel's rich heritage has been preserved and restored, providing you with the ambiance of authentic 1920's Florida lodging.
IN: [00:00:21.30]CUE: [...]Guests are brought upstairs on the original Otis elevator that was an attraction all of its own in the 1920's as it was one of the first in central Florida.
IN: [00:00:32.23]CUE: [...]The rooms are individually decorated in the styles of the 20's and 30's, and we offer both single rooms and two-room suites.
IN: [00:00:42.49]CUE: [...]Each morning a full breakfast is served in our second floor lobby and seating area.
IN: [00:00:48.61]CUE: [...]Guests have a choice of eggs, pancakes, waffles, or french toast made to order with a beverage and side order of your choice.
IN: [00:00:58.43]CUE: [...]All offered in a historic setting where guests in days of old enjoyed their favorite radio programs or chatted with vacationers seeking a restful getaway.
IN: [00:01:12.32]CUE: [...]The Edgewater originally opened its doors in 1927, playing host to wealthy business tycoons of the 1920's.
IN: [00:01:22.07]CUE: [...]With its elevator and full sprinkler system, the hotel had the designation of being one of the safest and most technologically advanced hotels in the country.
IN: [00:01:33.62]CUE: [...]In its over-80-year history the hotel has attracted famous Hollywood celebrities seeking a winter hideaway...
IN: [00:01:42.84]CUE: [...]World War II soldiers on their way overseas...
IN: [00:01:47.30]CUE: [...]Major league ball clubs during spring training, and construction crews breaking ground on Walt Disney World.
IN: [00:01:54.79]CUE: [...]Today the Edgewater functions as a Bed and Breakfast, accommodating guests from all over the world.
IN: [00:02:01.06]CUE: [...]While the hotel is a step back into Florida's past, it provides modern amenities such as private baths, air conditioning, wireless interest, and satellite TV.
IN: [00:02:13.47]CUE: [...]The Edgewater is home to two highly acclaimed restaurants.
IN: [00:02:17.15]CUE: [...]Thai Blossom was recently voted Orlando's best Thai restaurant by Orlando Magazine and the Orlando Sentinel.
IN: [00:02:26.17]CUE: [...]They offer an extensive selection of authentic Thai entrees, soups, salads, appetizers, and deserts that they have aptly described as flavor entertainment.
IN: [00:02:40.16]CUE: [...]The Chef's Table is an intimate fine dining restaurant where your 3-course meal is prepared to order in full-view.
IN: [00:02:49.80]CUE: [...]Among other awards, The Chef's Table recently took home 2nd place honors in Orlando Magazine's prestigious best restaurant category for Central Florida.
IN: [00:03:01.32]CUE: [...]And as the rave reviews in the Orlando Sentinel and almost all area publications attest, they offer a unique and unforgettable dining experience.
IN: [00:03:13.13]CUE: [...]Just off the hotel's lobby is Scoop's old-fashioned ice cream store.
IN: [00:03:18.05]CUE: [...]Like the local soda shop of yesteryear, this vintage location is sure to bring back memories or create new ones for you.
IN: [00:03:28.61]CUE: [...]You can also stop in for a quick lunch and try one of their home-made sandwiches.
IN: [00:03:34.86]CUE: [...]The hotel also features Shaw's Flowers and Gifts, where you can get flowers for any occasion, knick-knacks, nostalgic and local memorabilia, or a selection of unique gifts.
IN: [00:03:49.39]CUE: [...]Earl Brigham's Barber Shop rounds out the first floor, where you can get an old fashioned hair cut in a setting reminiscent of the Saturday evening post.
IN: [00:04:02.74]CUE: [...]The Edgewater is located right in the heart of historic downtown Winter Garden, where there are shops offering a wide variety of merchandise...
IN: [00:04:12.20]CUE: [...]...Including nostalgic memorabilia, contemporary apparel, antiques and furnishings, fine jewelry, and more.
IN: [00:04:25.09]CUE: [...]There are also restaurants and eateries catering to a broad array of tastes and budgets.
IN: [00:04:32.40]CUE: [...]The downtown also features a quaint after-hours wine bar, an herb shoppe and day spa, gyms and fitness centers, a full-service hair salon, and places to relax all within walking distance.
IN: [00:04:51.08]CUE: [...]Winter Garden also features a local heritage museum, a railroad museum, and the newly restored Garden Theater.
IN: [00:04:59.73]CUE: [...]The Garden Theater is a historic showplace for local theater, dance, music, cinema viewings, and events.
IN: [00:05:10.50]CUE: [...]For complete schedule of current events go to GardenTheater.org to help you with planning your visit.
IN: [00:05:18.24]CUE: [...]For information on weekly and seasonal events in the Winter Garden area and historic downtown, subscribe online to the Edgewater Hotel newsletter.
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IN: [00:05:37.83]CUE: [...]The Edgewater is located within 30 minutes of Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando, and SeaWorld.
IN: [00:05:49.09]CUE: [...]And we're only within a mile of Lake Apopka.
IN: [00:05:52.55]CUE: [...]Lake Apopka is a great location for picnics, fun, or just taking a relaxing walk.
IN: [00:06:00.99]CUE: [...]Winter Garden is also the home of the Orange County National Golf Course, and the Stoneybrook West Golf Club located only 10 minutes from the Edgewater.
IN: [00:06:11.62]CUE: [...]The Edgewater hotel is located directly on the 22-mile West Orange trail.
IN: [00:06:17.40]CUE: [...]The trail is a scenic path through the old Florida towns and foliage that is perfect for bike riding, roller blading, jogging, or for taking a leisurely afternoon stroll.
IN: [00:06:31.91]CUE: [...]You can bring your own bike or rent one from several locations around town.
IN: [00:06:38.29]CUE: [...]Located off the trail is the Oakland Nature Preserve, where you can enjoy an even closer look at Florida's natural landscapes.
IN: [00:06:49.37]CUE: [...]The Edgewater is also a great location for intimate weddings, family reunions, business retreats, and small conferences.
IN: [00:06:59.46]CUE: [...]For larger weddings, the Edgewater is a great destination for the wedding party and family, as it is within close proximity of several large reception spaces.
IN: [00:07:13.83]CUE: [...]Feel free to give us a call for assistance with your wedding preparations.
IN: [00:07:19.21]CUE: [...]Our on-site restaurants would also be happy to discuss with you all of your catering needs.
IN: [00:07:25.55]CUE: [...]Come experience the rich history of Florida's past at the Edgewater hotel.
IN: [00:07:31.05]CUE: [...]Visit us on the web at HistoricEdgewater.com or call us at (407) 654-6921.
IN: [00:07:42.47]CUE: [...]We hope to be serving you soon.
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