Founded in 1982, Westgate Resorts operates as a subsidiary of Central Florida Investments, Inc. (CFI), which employs 6,500 people and has evolved into the largest privately held corporation in the Central Florida area. Starting with its original 16-unit resort at Westgate Vacation Villas, Westgate Resorts now encompasses more than 10,000 guestrooms at 28 full-service resorts in premiere travel destinations throughout the United States such as Orlando, Florida; Las Vegas, Nevada; Gatlinburg, Tennessee; Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; Park City, Utah; Williamsburg, Virginia; Miami, Florida; Branson, Missouri; Mesa, Arizona; Tunica, Mississippi; and more. Westgate Resorts has established a level of expertise in resort sales, marketing and operations unmatched throughout the hospitality industry.
Westgate Resort properties can be found in a wide range of diverse vacation locales, whether you and your family prefer exploring world-class theme parks, relaxing on white-sand beaches, hiking in the mountains, teeing off at championship golf courses, skiing on powdery slopes, enjoying nonstop casino action, visiting famous historic sites, watching Broadway-caliber shows or even horseback riding at an authentic dude ranch.
One of the largest resort developers in the world, Westgate Resorts provides affordable luxury vacations with first-class accommodations and unparalleled customer service. Our family-friendly resorts boast a wide variety of accommodation choices to suit any budget, ranging from standard guestrooms and cozy studios to spacious four-bedroom villas. All of the comfortable villas at Westgate Resorts boast fully equipped kitchens or kitchenettes and most villas offer living areas with sleeper sofas, leather furnishings, whirlpool tubs, and private balconies or patios.
In addition to offering oversized villas and convenient access to area attractions, most Westgate Resort locations feature a multitude of onsite amenities such as outdoor pools, hot tubs, restaurants, delis/marketplaces, playgrounds, game rooms and daily children's activities. Some Westgate Resort properties also boast award-winning restaurants, world-class spas and indoor water parks. Many resorts also offer flexible meeting space and catering services - providing the ideal backdrop for family reunions, meetings and conventions, weddings, and student groups.
Westgate Resorts also operates the Westgate Resorts Foundation, which was started in 2001 and gives out more than $2 million annually to charities and causes in communities where Westgate Resorts employees live and work. Emphasis is placed on our employees, children, women, families, seniors and other local programs that improve the quality of life in our communities.