Family of 5

Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando™

Orlando 5.0

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Overview

Take a trip to the stunning seaside village of Portofino, Italy at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando. Spacious rooms, authentic Italian specialties, and warm hospitality make your stay here a taste of what the Italians call la dolce vita—the sweet life.

Guests of Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, enjoy exclusive theme park benefits including: FREE† Universal Express Unlimited to SKIP THE REGULAR lines at participating rides and attractions at Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure (Valid theme park admission required. Not valid at Universal’s Volcano Bay). Early Park Admission* to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ or Universal’s Volcano Bay one hour before the park opens (valid theme park admission required; select attractions), complimentary water taxis along picturesque waterways to Universal Studios Florida, Universal’s Islands of Adventure and Universal CityWalk, priority seating at select restaurants throughout Universal Orlando Resort, complimentary shuttle buses to and from Universal Orlando Resort theme parks and Universal CityWalk, complimentary delivery of merchandise purchased throughout Universal Orlando Resort to your hotel, resort-wide charging privileges with your room key card.

Added value
  • SKIP THE REGULAR LINES with Universal Express Unlimited ride access* at participating rides and attractions at Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure – that’s a value of $129^ per person, per day. Valid theme park admission required. Not valid at Universal’s Volcano Bay.
  • Early Park Admission† to select rides and attractions one hour before the theme parks open (valid theme park admission required; select attractions)
  • Complimentary water taxis along picturesque waterways to Universal Studios Florida, Universal’s Islands of Adventure and Universal CityWalk
  • Priority seating at select restaurants throughout Universal Orlando Resort
  • Complimentary shuttle buses to and from Universal Orlando theme parks and Universal CityWalk, plus walking paths to make getting around Universal Orlando Resort fast and easy
  • Complimentary delivery of merchandise purchased throughout Universal Orlando Resort to your hotel
  • Resort-wide charging privileges with your room key card
  • Complimentary club-to-club access to Universal CityWalk^^ to select live entertainment venues for the length of your stay (age restrictions apply).

Check in

4 p.m.

Check out

11 a.m.

Rooms

750

Rooms

Garden View Room
450 square feet
  • 1 king bed, or 2 queen beds
  • Garden view
Garden View Room
450 square feet
Featured amenities
Included in all rooms
  • A/C
  • Bathrobes
  • Coffee maker
  • Desk
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Phone
  • Room service ($)
  • Safe
  • Turndown service
  • TV
  • cfm.hotel-room-includes.daily-newspaper

Bay View Room
450 square feet
  • 1 king bed, or 2 queen beds
  • Bay View
Bay View Room
450 square feet
Featured amenities
Included in all rooms
  • A/C
  • Bathrobes
  • Coffee maker
  • Desk
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Phone
  • Room service ($)
  • Safe
  • Turndown service
  • TV
  • cfm.hotel-room-includes.daily-newspaper

Deluxe Room
490 square feet
  • 1 king bed, or 2 queen beds
  • Garden or Pool view
Deluxe Room
490 square feet
Featured amenities
Included in all rooms
  • A/C
  • Bathrobes
  • Coffee maker
  • Desk
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Phone
  • Room service ($)
  • Safe
  • Turndown service
  • TV
  • cfm.hotel-room-includes.daily-newspaper

Club Level Room
490 square feet
  • 1 king bed, or 2 queen beds
  • Garden or bay view
Club Level Room
490 square feet
Featured amenities
Included in all rooms
  • A/C
  • Bathrobes
  • Coffee maker
  • Desk
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Phone
  • Room service ($)
  • Safe
  • Turndown service
  • TV
  • cfm.hotel-room-includes.daily-newspaper

Kids Suite Room
650 square feet
  • 1 king bed, and 2 single beds
  • Garden or bay view
Kids Suite Room
650 square feet
Featured amenities
Included in all rooms
  • A/C
  • Bathrobes
  • Coffee maker
  • Desk
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Phone
  • Room service ($)
  • Safe
  • Turndown service
  • TV
  • cfm.hotel-room-includes.daily-newspaper

Amenities

  • Elevators.
  • Public areas wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms

Accessibility features are based on request and availability, and are not guaranteed. Please contact WestJet Vacations at 1-877-737-7001 for further information.

  • Children’s pool
  • Playground

Kids Club $

Age range: 4 to 14
The age range below will determine the quantity of children during booking.
  • Children ages: 0 to 17
Type Amenities
SplendidoBar & Grill™ Bar, Pool bar Food options available
Bar American Bar Food options available
The Thirsty Fish™ Bar Food options available
Check-in time: 4 p.m.

Check-out time: 11 a.m.

Wi-Fi

  • Lobby
  • Room
Type of restaurant Type of cuisine Open for Additional Information
Mama Della’s Ristorante℠ À la carte Italian Dinner
Bice Ristorante À la carte Italian Dinner
Trattoria del Porto™ À la carte Italian Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Sal’s Market Deli ™ Snack bar International Snacks
Gelateria Café Coffee and Pastries Snacks
SplendidoBar & Grill™ À la carte Italian Dinner, Lunch
Bar American À la carte American Snacks
The Thirsty Fish™ À la carte American Snacks
  • Rooms: 750
  • Fitness centre: on site
  • Spa: on site ($)
  • Spa treatments: on site ($)
5601 Universal Blvd.
Orlando, Florida, United States of America
407-503-1000
26 km from MCO

Pools

  • Jetted pools: 2
  • Kids pools: 1
  • Outdoor pools: 3
  • Cabanas available ($)
  • Water slides: Included

Other activities

  • Games room: on site
  • Poolside activities
  • Sandy beach
  • Weekly "Dive-in" movies
  • Business centre available ($)
  • Concierge
  • Giftshop available ($)
  • Meeting facilities available ($)
  • Parking available ($)
  • Shopping onsite
  • Valet parking available ($)
  • Wedding facilities available ($)
  • Art gallery
  • Car rental available ($)

Location

Address
5601 Universal Blvd., Orlando, Florida, United States of America
26 km from MCO airport

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

4.5 Excellent

  • Cleanliness 4.5
  • Location 5.0
  • Rooms 4.5
  • Service 4.5
  • Value 4.0
TripAdvisor users rated this property 5 out of 5

Beautiful property, relaxing stay

caseyt552 on Jul 27, 2021

We stayed 5 nights here for a family vacation. It was wonderful! Check in was smooth, the property is beautiful, and even the standard guest rooms are quite spacious. We all loved the beach pool with sand, slide, and water activities for both kids and adults, plus pool-side service from Splendido restaurant. We also ate at Trattoria del Porto and Mama Della's - all were great! The walk to the parks is an easy 15 or 20 minute walk, or you can take the water taxi. We occasionally had to wait for a second boat, but our wait was never more than 10 minutes - even on days the parks were PACKED. The hotel is a little on the pricy side, but the express passes more than make up for it on the value end - we never had to worry how long a line for the rides were, which was invaluable given how busy the parks were. I see from other reviews that some guests have had trouble getting towels or housekeeping issues, but that wasn't our experience at all. They brought towels every day without us even having to ask. One day, the tub was draining slow and the front desk sent up someone from maintenance immediately to take care of it. We felt very well cared for the entire vacation and will certainly return!

TripAdvisor users rated this property 5 out of 5

Impressed!

rachelkat309 (Jackson, Michigan) on Jul 26, 2021

Beautiful, clean resort. Very impressed!! The boat rides from the resort to the city walk were convenient and fun. Pool was wonderful. Nice bar to get drinks and order food. Our room was immaculate. I wouldn’t change a thing!

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