In the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Orlando has plenty of hotel rooms and FEMA assistance is available for eligible travelers.


In Orlando, safety is our highest priority. As the No. 1 travel destination in the United States, our region has a high level of advance preparedness for hurricanes and a post-storm dedication to quickly resuming operations. Due to these factors, we historically experience minimal disruptions to business after intense weather. We also have an extraordinary infrastructure of public and private entities working together to resume the region’s operations quickly and safely for residents and visitors alike.

As a result, hotels are open and rooms are available throughout the Orlando area following Hurricane Ian. What’s more, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will pay the cost for eligible displaced travelers to stay in certain lodging providers for a limited period. Read on for details, and check back often for the latest updates.

Hotel & Resort Availability in Orlando

Orlando’s hotels and resorts are open and have rooms available at a wide range of price points, ensuring accommodations for those visiting for business or pleasure, as well travelers displaced by the effects of Hurricane Ian. The most efficient way to search for a hotel room and make a reservation is through websites such as Expedia, Priceline, etc. 

Learn more: Expedia Emergency Accommodations Module

Additionally, if you are eligible for Transitional Sheltering Assistance, FEMA will pay the cost to stay in certain lodging providers for a limited period. Costs covered are for the cost of the room and taxes, as well as any other expenses are not included. Use the following link to search for participating locations to see if they have availability in the area you have selected. Since room availability changes quickly, please call the lodging provider prior to traveling to be sure the lodging provider can accommodate your need.

Learn more: FEMA Evacuee Lodging Provider List

For general hotel inquiries not related to Hurricane Ian, you can also contact our Vacation Planning Services team via Live Chat, or by phone at (800) 972-3304. For details on a specific hotel’s availability, please contact them directly.


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