Resort near Walt Disney World sells for $121M

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — An upscale resort near Walt Disney World sold this week for $121 million.

JLL’s Hotels & Hospitality Group announced Wednesday that Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek, which features 400 rooms, six pools and two lazy rivers, traded hands from Wyndham Hotels & Resorts to a joint venture between Tishman Realty and Cross Lake Partners.

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The resort is within two miles of Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Epcot and Disney Springs.

“With Disney World breaking all-time revenue records and the overall leisure thesis within hotel real estate, we expect the Orlando market to increasingly come into focus for investors,” JLL Senior Vice President Christopher Exler said in a statement.

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Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.