Great Wolf Resorts buys 50 acres near Disney World

From http://www.orlandosentinel.com/business/brinkmann-on-business/os-2016012...

Great Wolf Lodge New England is a 40-acre destination resort with a 68,000-square foot indoor waterpark, where many families are heading to explore the great indoors.

An affiliate of Great Wolf Resorts, a Wisconsin-based water park resort chain, has purchased about 50 acres near Walt Disney World for $23 million.

Back in November, Great Wolf told county officials it was contemplating its first resort in Florida.

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Preliminary plans called for an 800-unit hotel, on 50 acres just across Interstate 4 from Disney Springs. Zoning on the property allows up to 1,400 hotel and timeshare units.

Great Wolf affiliate, GWR Orlando Property Owner, bought the land from Garrison Orlando Land LLC, according to county records.