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Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Garden View
450 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
490 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
490 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Bay View
450 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, Non Smoking (Despicable Me Kids Suite)
650 square feet
1 King Bed and 2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Bay View
450 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
Select dates to see price
Club Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Portofino Club)
490 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Garden View
450 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
Family-friendly Orlando resort in Southwest Orlando, walk to Universal Studios Florida™

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Business center
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk

Located in Orlando (Southwest Orlando), Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Universal Studios Florida™ and Universal CityWalk™. This 4-star resort is 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ and 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Universal’s Volcano Bay™.

Make yourself at home in one of the 750 guestrooms featuring iPod docking stations and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Pamper yourself with onsite massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 3 outdoor swimming pools, a waterslide, and a sauna. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and an arcade/game room. If you're planning a day at a nearby theme park, you can hop on the complimentary shuttle.

Enjoy Italian cuisine at Bice Ristorante, one of the resort's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Orlando? This resort has facilities measuring 42000 square feet (3902 square meters), including a conference center. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel

5601 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819

Renovations & Closures

This property is closed from March 20 2020 to July 31 2020 (dates subject to change).

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel features 3 outdoor swimming pools, a waterslide, a sauna, and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the resort's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center. Event facilities measuring 42000 square feet (3902 square meters) include a conference center. This family-friendly resort also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and an arcade/game room. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Waterslide
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Free theme park shuttle
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Covered parking
  • Business center
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Swimming pool
  • Food and water bowls
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3902
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shopping on site
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Total number of rooms - 750
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Designer stores on site
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Art gallery on site
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Sauna
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 4
  • Conference space size (feet) - 42000
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Wedding services

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel offers 750 accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Microwaves and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Free newspaper
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Private bathroom
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Microwave (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Microwave (surcharge)
  • Pay movies
  • iPod docking station
  • Mini-fridge
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available on request

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 11:00 AM.

Bice Ristorante - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.

Mama Dellas Ristorante℠ - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Trattoria del Porto™ - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Bar American - This bar serves light fare only. Open daily.

Thirsty Fish™ - This wine bar specializes in Italian cuisine and serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a waterslide and a sauna. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

  • Golfing nearby

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 14
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Reflexology
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 35 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per accommodation, per stay
  • 2 per room
  • Food and water bowls are available
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Contactless check-out is available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-out is available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

Debit cards

Number of children who can stay free - 3

Gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 40 for adults, USD 5 and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Covered self parking fee: USD 28 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 37 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 15 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 35 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Loews Portofino
  • Loews Hotel Universal
  • Loews Portofino Bay Hotel Universal Orlando
  • Loews Portofino Bay Hotel Universal Orlando Orlando
  • Loews Portofino Bay Universal Orlando
  • Loews Portofino Bay Universal Orlando Orlando
  • Loews Portofino Hotel
  • Portofino Hotel Universal
  • Portofino Loews Hotel
  • Universal Portofino Hotel
  • Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel Orlando
  • Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Orlando
  • Universal's Loews Portofino
  • Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel Resort
  • Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel Orlando
  • Universal's Loews Portofino Bay Hotel Resort Orlando

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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