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5601 Universal Blvd  
Orlando, FL 32819
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

4.5 of 5 stars

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Based on 5784 reviews
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Guests of Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel® or Loews Royal Pacific Resort enjoy exclusive benefits including: FREE† Universal Express Unlimited™ access to skip the regular lines at participating rides and attractions at Universal Studios Florida™ and Universal's Islands of Adventure™. That's a value of up to $129.99†† per person, per day. Valid theme park admission required. Not valid at Universal's Volcano Bay™. Guests also receive Early Park Admission? to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ and Universal's Volcano Bay™ one hour before the theme parks open. You’re also within walking distance-or a short, complimentary water taxi ride-from the theme parks and Universal CityWalk™!


Take a trip to the stunning seaside village of Portofino, Italy at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando. Luxurious rooms, authentic Italian specialties, and warm hospitality make your stay here a taste of what the Italians call la dolce vita - the sweet life. From the cobblestone streets to the outdoor cafes, you just may forget what country you're in.

?Requires theme park admission. Early Park Admission begins one (1) hour prior to regular scheduled park opening to either Universal Studios Florida™ or Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ as determined by Universal Orlando and Universal’s Volcano Bay™ . Valid at select attractions at each park. Attractions are subject to substitutions without notice. Additional restrictions may apply.

†Requires separate theme park admission. Valid at Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure. Not valid at Pteranodon Flyers™ at Islands of Adventure. Excludes separately ticketed events. Park-to-Park admission required to board the Hogwarts™ Express. Bene?t not valid for guests staying at Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort, and Universal’s Aventura Hotel (opening 2018) or for Universal’s Volcano Bay. Valid for the number of guests staying in the room for the length of hotel stay. Available during normal theme park operating hours only. Additional restrictions may apply and bene?ts are subject to change without notice.

††Based on average price of a 2-Park Universal Express Unlimited™ pass ranging between $99.99 and $169.99.


Location: On-Site Hotel at Universal Orlando®
† Fees may apply
  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour room service†
  • Accessible facilities
  • Accessible rooms
  • ATM/Cash machine†
  • Baggage hold
  • Ballroom†
  • Banquet facilities†
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Business services†
† Fees may apply

GARDEN VIEW ROOM

Relax in comfort in a standard Garden View rooms, each offering a lovely vista of the meticulously manicured and landscaped grounds. Every guest room features marble accents and elegant furnishings from Italy. Garden View rooms come with either a king bed or two queen beds, and offer plenty of room to luxuriate at a spacious 450 square feet.

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY PER GUEST ROOM:
• 1 King Bed - up to 3 guests* (rollaway rental needed for 3rd person)
• 2 Queen Beds - up to 5 guests* (rollaway rental needed for 5th person)

*Maximum occupancies may require a rollaway at $25 per day, payable at check-in. Only one rollaway is allowed per room and based on availability.

BAY VIEW ROOM

Open your window shades and find yourself in the heart of the Italian Riviera. Bay View rooms overlook the hotel’s scenic Portofino Bay and picturesque harbor piazza. Every morning you can look out and watch the sun glittering off the sparkling water and its fleet of colorful fishing boats. Like the standard Garden View rooms, the Bay View rooms are 450 square feet, and give you a choice of a king or two queen beds.

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY PER GUEST ROOM:
• 1 King Bed - up to 3 guests* (rollaway rental needed for 3rd person)
• 2 Queen Beds - up to 5 guests* (rollaway rental needed for 5th person)

*Maximum occupancies may require a rollaway at $25 per day, payable at check-in. Only one rollaway is allowed per room and based on availability.

DELUXE ROOM

These elegantly appointed accommodations offer an even larger living space at 490 square feet, plus a stylish and roomy bathroom featuring a separate tub and shower. Deluxe rooms are available with a King or two double Queen beds, rooms with a King bed will have a pull-out sofa.

In addition to the extra comfort you'll enjoy a view of the serene Villa Pool and surrounding gardens, or the dramatic Roman aqueduct-styled Beach Pool.

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY PER GUEST ROOM:
• 1 King Bed - up to 3 guests* (rollaway rental needed for 3rd person)
• 2 Queen Beds - up to 5 guests* (rollaway rental needed for 5th person)

*Maximum occupancies may require a rollaway at $25 per day, payable at check-in. Only one rollaway is allowed per room and based on availability.

DESPICABLE ME KIDS SUITE

Experience the world of Despicable Me in its newly-renovated kid's suites where the rooms capture the excitement and playfulness of Gru's laboratory. Our Despicable Me Kids Suites let mom and dad have a little privacy, and the kids have some fun! With a standard king bedroom for the adults plus a separate room for the kids, there's plenty of space for the whole family at 650 - 675 square feet. The two separate rooms are connected via a door that can be open or closed, and features a single entrance to the adult room. In other words, the children's room opens only to the adult's room, and not into the hallway. The kid's rooms invite you to sleep like Margo, Edith and Agnes in custom-designed missle beds with Minion inspired bedding complete with Gru's scarf, plus a separate closet and television.

 

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY PER GUEST ROOM:
• Kids Suite - up to 5 guests ( 3 adults)

CLUB LEVEL DELUXE ROOM

Upgrade your stay to enjoy access to the Portofino's Club Lounge and you'll enjoy the utmost in European hospitality and service. You'll receive special room amenities, access to the exclusive Club Lounge conveniently located near the lobby, and other benefits and privileges.

Club Level Rooms are equipped with two queen beds, and 490 square feet.

CLUB ROOM AMENITIES:
• Cordless phone, evening turndown service, and cotton signature bathrobes
• Access to our 3,500 square foot lounge located off the main lobby
• Personal concierge services to help with all your vacation needs
• Access to game tables, computer access, TV viewing area, a lending library for books, CDs and videos
• Complimentary coffee, tea, and soft drinks throughout the day
• Continental breakfast 7:00am-10:30am
• Afternoon Snack 12:00pm-3:30p
• Evening Reception 5:00pm-7:00pm
• Sweet Finish 8:00pm-9:30pm
• Lounge open daily 7:00am-10:00pm

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY PER GUEST ROOM:
• 2 Queen Beds - up to 5 guests* (rollaway rental needed for 5th person)

*Maximum occupancies may require a rollaway at $25 per day, payable at check-in. Only one rollaway is allowed per room and based on availability.

PORTOFINO SUITE

Portofino Suites are cozy and comfortable with plenty of space to relax after a day at the theme parks. These suites have a 450 square foot parlor which adjoins to a 450 square foot Garden View bedroom. A second adjoining Garden View room can also be reserved to create a two-bedroom suite.

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY PER GUEST ROOM:
• 1 Bedroom Suite - up to 5 guests with 1 King Bed or up to 7 guests with 2 Queen Beds (bedding for maximum occupancy would require a rollaway rental and/or use of sleeper sofa)
• 2 Bedroom Suite - up to 10 guests (bedding for maximum occupancy would require a rollaway(s) rental and/or use of the sleeper sofa)

VILLA SUITE

Vacation in style in one of our roomy Villa Suites. You'll enjoy a casual seating and dining area. The 620 square foot parlor features an adjoining 490 square foot deluxe bedroom. A second adjoining room can also be reserved for a two-bedroom suite.

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY PER GUEST ROOM:
• 1 Bedroom Suite - up to 7 guests
• 2 Bedroom Suite - up to 10 guests (bedding for maximum occpancy would require a rollaway rental or use of the sleeper sofa)

HOSPITALITY SUITE

This is where guests can welcome their guests. Ideal for casual social or business gatherings, the Hospitality Suite includes a large dining table, kitchenette and expansive living space. The 920 square foot parlor features an adjoining 450 square foot Garden View bedroom. A second adjoining room can also be reserved to create a two-bedroom suite.

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY PER GUEST ROOM:
• 1 Bedroom Suite - up to 5 guests
• 2 Bedroom Suite - up to 7 guests (bedding for 5th/7th person would require a rollaway rental or use of the sleeper sofa)

† Fees may apply

24-HOUR ROOM SERVICE

Eat in the privacy of your own room and choose from a wide variety of menu options, whether you have an early meeting or need a midnight snack - have it brought to you!

  • Service Type: Room service
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch

BAR AMERICAN

An elegant Orlando lounge setting to sample a wide variety of specialty drinks, from classic martinis to Italy's treasured Grappa. Open Evenings.

  • Type: Bar/lounge

BICE RISTORANTE

An exquisite culinary voyage right to the heart of Italy awaits you amid a decor which combines Old World elegance and modern chic. Bice Ristorante offers Northern Italian cuisine and superb service in an elegant atmosphere.

Pasta is rolled daily at the restaurant! Hand Crafted, Delicious Desserts created by the Pastry Chef.
Reservations are strongly suggested.

  • Cuisine: Italian
  • Type: Full service
  • Meals: Dinner
  • Attire: Resort or buisness casual attire is recommended

GELATERIA CAFFE ESPRESSO

There's nothing quite like an Italian bakery featuring tempting biscotti, homemade gelato, luscious pastries, and specialty coffee, espresso, and more. Open Daily.

  • Cuisine: Italian
  • Type: Coffee bar, Dessert/ice cream/snack bar

MAMA DELLA'S RISTORANTE

Eat! Eat! Encouraged by Mama Della herself, dine in the casual comfort of a real Italian Mama’s kitchen where you’ll enjoy authentic Old World favorites from Tuscany, Naples and Piemonte. It’s just like coming home, but be sure to call first.

Reservations are recommended

  • Cuisine: Italian
  • Type: Full service
  • Service Type: Full service
  • Meals: Dinner
  • Attire: Casual attire

SAL'S MARKET DELI

Sal's offers a sensational assortment of Italian meats, cheeses, antipasto, fresh fruit, fresh baked pizzas, and salads...Grab a glass of wine or Italian beer, and enjoy the harbor.

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Sandwiches
  • Type: Deli
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch

SPLENDIDO PIZZERIA

Located poolside, everything from burgers to salads and an array of light specialties are available, including your favorite beverages. It's the perfect place to grab a bite when your at the pool for the day. Open Daily.

  • Cuisine: American, Pizza, Sandwiches
  • Type: Beverage, Family

STARBUCKS

Start your day with a signature Starbucks® cappuccino, enjoy the afternoon with a Frappuccino® blended beverage, or savor the exquisite flavors of the finest Starbucks Reserve® coffees brewed right in front of you with the exclusive Clover® brewing system found only in select Starbucks stores.

Open daily from 6am - 10pm.


THE THIRSTY FISH

A casual dockside Orlando bar perfect for viewing the sunset from the piazza over cocktails and light finger food. Open Evenings.

  • Type: Bar/lounge

TRATTORIA DEL PORTO

Trattoria del Porto features Seaside Italian Cuisine with a modern twist. Chef de Cuisine Carlos Cassalas applies his formal 5-star cooking techniques to Italian cuisine. Gather for a traditional breakfast or try one of our local flavors Eggs Beneditto. Lunch features a selection of small plates, salads and sandwiches. For dinner, embark on your culinary voyage with a selection of small plates featuring Tellicherry Pepper rubbed Beef Carpaccio, Bolognese filled Arancinis, and Florida Mahi Mahi Escabeche.

  • Cuisine: Italian
  • Type: Full service
  • Service Type: Casual dining, Full service
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
  • Attire: Casual attire

  • Children's program, onsite†
    CAMPO PORTOFINO: Supervised kids activity center for children ages 4-14 years old.
  • Fitness center on-site

    Enjoy an invigorating workout at Mandara Spa's state-of-the-art Fitness Center. From free weights to a variety of cardio machines, the facilities are designed so you can easily maintain your workout routine.

    Complimentary Fitness Center access during your stay!


  • Jacuzzi
    4 outdoor jacuzzis.
  • Outdoor pool
    Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, offers three themed swimming pools: the Beach Pool complete with Roman aqueduct themed water slide; the serene Villa Pool with private cabana rentals; and the secluded Hillside Pool.

  • Sauna
    Separate facilities for men and women and steam rooms in both lounges.
  • Spa†
    Let us send you to a place where calm and serenity exist every moment. Mandara Spa offers guests customized and personalized treatments to fit their needs. Spa packages are available or guests may opt to utilize the spa on an a-la-carte basis. The experience will be one of pampering, total relaxation, and calm.
† Fees may apply
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