Westgate River Ranch Resort

Cottage at Westgate River Ranch | Central Florida

Westgate River Ranch Resort: Cottage at Westgate River Ranch in Central Florida

Accommodations at Westgate River Ranch | Central Florida

Westgate River Ranch Resort: Accommodations at Westgate River Ranch in Central Florida

Cottage Kitchen at Westgate River Ranch | Central Florida

Westgate River Ranch Resort: Cottage Kitchen at Westgate River Ranch

Cabin Living Room at Westgate River Ranch | Central Florida

Westgate River Ranch Resort: Cabin Living Room at Westgate River Ranch

Cabin at Westgate River Ranch | Central Florida

Westgate River Ranch Resort: Cabin at Westgate River Ranch in Central Florida

Airboat Ride at Westgate River Ranch | Central Florida

Westgate River Ranch Resort: Airboat Ride at Westgate River Ranch

Petting Zoo at Westgate River Ranch | Central Florida

Westgate River Ranch Resort: Petting Zoo at Westgate River Ranch

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Westgate River Ranch Resort

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Westgate River Ranch Resort

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Westgate River Ranch Resort

Travel Deals

  • Rate and Adventure Park Discounts
    This offer is valid for 15% OFF rack rate and 10% OFF Adventure Park Pass (Limited to two Adventure Park Passes per room). Advanced reservations are required.

    Expires 12/31/2014
  • 15% OFF Stay
    15% OFF rack rate and 10% OFF Adventure Park Passes. Not valid with any other offer. Limited to two Adventure Park Passes per room. Based on availability. Advanced reservations are required.

    Expires 12/31/2014
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Hours of Operation

  • Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Hotel / Motel

  • Number of Rooms : 150
  • Price Range : $129.00 - $299.00

Meeting & Convention Features

  • Number of Rooms : 6
  • Capacity : 150 - 300 People
  • Square Footage : 4000

RV / Campground

  • Number of Sites : 14
  • Body of Water : Kissimmee River

Destination Features

  • Showers
  • Restaurant on Site
  • AAA Discount
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Efficiencies
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Pets Allowed
  • Hook Ups
  • Dump Station
  • Camping
  • Senior Citizen Discount
  • AARP Discount
  • Wireless Internet Available

Polk County's Authentic Dude Ranch!

About Westgate River Ranch Resort

Looking for a true taste of the West during your next Central Florida vacation? Get ready to unleash your inner cowboy or cowgirl because Westgate River Ranch has it all! Horseback riding, Saturday night rodeos, a trap and skeet shooting range, airboat rides – everything the family needs for some good old-fashioned summer fun.

You may be in the East geographically speaking, but you’ll certainly feel as if you’ve traveled west to an authentic dude ranch! Accommodations are diverse, ranging from Western-themed inn rooms to cozy one-bedroom cabins. Of course, the family is bound to work up an appetite with all of those cowboy-inspired activities. Enjoy a juicy steak at the Westgate Smokehouse Grill, go line dancing and grab a late night bite at the River Ranch Saloon, or check out the General Store, where you can find groceries, sandwiches, pizzas and more. When it comes to authentic, Wild West family fun, you can’t go wrong with Westgate River Ranch Resort!

Accommodations

River Ranch offers its guests 163 spacious guest rooms surrounded by the beauty of the ranch. Room types include: Inn rooms, Courtyard Suites, Efficiencies, One bedroom Cottages and Two bedroom Cottages.

Meetings & Conventions

This authentic “Dude Ranch” will make your next meeting an event to remember. Surrounded by 100,000 acres of protected wildlife preserve, Westgate River Ranch is a 1,700-acre ponderosa recalling an era when Florida was home to cowboys and cattle ranchers. River Ranch is a perfect setting for a “retreat” to nature in the Florida sunshine. Your delegates can indulge themselves in a wide range of activities that allow them to escape into nature’s sanctuary. They can enjoy authentic “Old Florida” fun such as horseback riding, guided nature hikes, fishing, boating, trap and skeet, swimming pool, airboat rides, swamp buggy rides, hayrides and a petting zoo. Or go line dancing at the River Ranch Saloon. There’s even a sanctioned rodeo every Saturday night in the 1,200-seat rodeo stadium and a lighted, 5,000-foot private airstrip. When it’s time to get down to business, River Ranch offers 4,000 square feet of meeting room space, 75 Western-style accommodations, and unique team building activities.

Reunions

With its comfortable accommodations, proximity to area theme parks and onsite amenities such as the Saturday night Westgate Rodeo, horseback rides and airboat rides, Westgate River Ranch is a great location for family and class reunions. Let them take all the stress out of planning your next reunion as we help you create a lifetime of special memories!

Office Hours

Friday 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday – Thursday 24 hr notice

Directions

From South FL: Take the FL Turnpike to S.R. 60 (Exit 193) S.R. 60 W. to River Ranch Blvd. Go left and resort is 2.5 miles down the road.

From Tampa: Take State Road 60 East. Continue East approximately 25 miles past U.S. 27. Westgate River Ranch will be on your right-hand side.

From the Orlando Airport: Take 528 West (BeachLine Expressway) to I-4 West. Exit at U.S. 27 and travel South. At State Road 60 (Lake Wales Exit), take a left and travel East for approximately 25 miles. Westgate River Ranch will be on your right-hand side.

Blog Posts

Westgate Resort Salutes Veterans with 1,000 Free Vacations
November 7, 2013
Westgate Resorts proudly salutes the dedicated men and women serving in the United States Armed Forces who risk their lives every day so that we can enjoy our freedom. In honor of their service to our country – and for the third year in a row! – Westgate is giving away 1,000 three-day, two-night stays at Westgate River Ranch, an authentic dude ranch located just one hour South of Orlando, for U.S. military personnel who served in the above-mentioned operations. [Read more]

“Unleash Your Inner Cowboy” at Westgate River Ranch
June 21, 2013
Looking to get away this summer? Plan a vacation out of the ordinary to an authentic Dude Ranch located in Central Florida, just an hour south of Orlando. Westgate River Ranch Resort is the perfect place to kick up your feet and enjoy family-friendly downtime. Whether you are from the city or the country, you are sure to have a blast “unleashing your inner cowboy” here! [Read more]