ThemeParkInsider.com, a leading consumer website tracking trends and news in the theme park industry, announced several prestigious awards for 2008-2009. Several parks and attractions in Orlando received awards. The awards are based on reader submitted ratings on parks and restaurants from readers throughout the country. Categories for the various awards include Best Theme Park, Best New Attraction, and Best Theme Park Restaurant. Local winners in Orlando include:
- Manta SeaWorld for Best New Attraction
- Les Chefs de France, Epcot for Top Theme Park Restaurant
Honorable mention for Orlando parks and attractions include:
- Universal Islands of Adventure as one of the Top Three Theme Parks
- Mythos Restaurant, Universal Islands of Adventure as one of the Top Three Theme Park Restaurants
Congratulations to each of the winners. Orlando area parks and restaurants dominated the awards, and these accolades show that the area is the premiere place for world class entertainment and amenities. Orlando vacation rental guests are lucky to have such new and existing quality attractions in the area.