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Universal Orlando Hotels

Universal Hotels

Stay in the heart of the excitement at Universal Orlando Resort

When the day finally arrives to book your exciting holiday to Universal Orlando Resort™, you might be left wondering where the best place to stay is.

The great news is we’ve got that covered. Because Universal Orlando Resort™ has FIVE spectacular hotels all located within minutes of its jaw-dropping theme parks.  So you can kick back and enjoy your home-from-home in between all those amazing attractions.


Universal Orlando™ Hotels have something for everyone

You’ll find a variety of accommodation to suit every budget and taste. Across the five properties, you will find a range great value family-friendly suites to opulent resorts offering a slice of luxury.

For families in search of great value, the vibrant Cabana Bay Beach Resort is the number one choice. Their family suites sleep up to six and guests can enjoy two huge swimming pools, water slides and a fantastic retro setting. The kids will also love the onsite games room and 10-pin bowling alley.

Loews Sapphire Falls is a sleek, Caribbean-inspired hotel that opened in 2016. With landscaped gardens, chic cabanas and cascading waterfalls, it transports you right into the tropics.

Families and couples will love the paradise setting of the Loews Royal Pacific Resort – an oasis of orchid-filled landscape and lagoon-like pools. Every interest and taste is catered for with celebrity chef dining, room service and access to nearby golf courses.

Loews Portofino Bay Hotel is in our Platinum Collection and wows every guest with its recreation of Italy’s Portofino. You’ll also find an array of luxuries including the relaxing Mandara Spa®. With the hotel’s picturesque harbour and cobblestone streets, you really will feel like you’ve stumbled upon an Italian village!

Finally, we have The Hard Rock Hotel®, which gives your holiday a sprinkling of rock star quality. Guests who stay here can enjoy all the frills with top-notch dining and plenty of rock-star memorabilia.


They put you close to the attractions

There are so many benefits of staying in a Universal Orlando™ Hotel. Lots of families choose these hotels because it’s so easy to reach Universal’s key attractions. 

If you stay at Loews Sapphire Falls, Loews Royal Pacific Resort, Loews Portofino Bay Hotel or The Hard Rock Hotel®, you can reach Universal Studios Florida™ and Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ via complimentary water taxis that run regularly from each hotel. Some of the hotels, such as Loews Sapphire Falls, even have guided footpaths leading you straight to the theme parks.

If you like to pair those high-speed coasters with some watery fun, check out Cabana Bay. Guests who stay in this hotel can reach the theme parks via a free shuttle bus – plus they’ll be a short walk away from Universal’s Volcano Bay™ - a brand new water theme park opening in 2017!


Hotel guests enjoy exclusive benefits  

Harry Potter™ fans will be especially pleased to hear that Universal Orlando™ Hotels grant their guests Early Park Admission† to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ ONE HOUR before the park opens. So you can be one of the first to pick up your magic wand in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley™. And you can be the first to swoop above the amazing Hogwarts™ castle at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Hogsmeade™. How’s that for VIP treatment?

One of the most exclusive on-site is a FREE Universal Express Unlimited pass for guests staying at Loews Royal Pacific Resort, Hard Rock Hotel® and Loews Portofino Bay Hotel.  This means you can skip the regular theme park queues! By reducing your waiting time for the attractions, you’ll be able to pack even more excitement into your day.


Enjoy the best dining & events

Universal Orlando™ Hotels are renowned for their world-class amenities, and that includes unbeatable dining with all sorts of exciting events.

Many hotels feature different restaurants, coffee shops and lounges, so guests can choose from a variety of cuisines, all under one roof.

The Hard Rock Hotel® offers dining with attitude across its steakhouse, restaurant, cocktail bars and beach club. And the Royal Pacific Resort offers everything from sushi and cocktails to authentic Polynesian cuisine.

As Universal Orlando™ Hotels are in the heart of all the excitement, you are just a hop, skip and a jump away from Universal CityWalk™ - a dining and entertainment hub located next to both theme parks.

Then when it’s time to head home, remember - your Universal Orlando™ Hotel is only a short walk or shuttle bus ride away.

A fun-filled, hassle-free holiday guaranteed.

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06 Sep 2016 | Virgin Holidays