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    Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando

    5601 Universal Blvd., Orlando, FL 32819-7880
    (407) 503-1000
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    • Excellent61%
    • Very good22%
    • Average9%
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    Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

    This resort is built as a replica of the Portofino village in Italy. Quiet place with nice restaurants, easy parking and watertaxi to Universal studio parks. Express pass to the parks and early access (from 7 am) is included in the room cost.

    1  Thank Christoffer B
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 30 July 2016

    Thank you for your comments. Like so many, you took advantage of early park admission into the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed this benefit. We hope to welcome you back in the future!

    Reviewed 24 July 2016

    First time staying onsite at universal. We had a split Disney/universal trip. Disney set the bar high, and I'm not sure if it's portofinos fault or just the whole universal package thing that isn't up to par. Disney emailed me a week before, a few...More

    1  Thank Nikki P
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 30 July 2016

    Thank you for your feedback. We will be sure to share your comments with our team members. We are glad to hear you took full advantage of the benefits of staying on-site, including early park admission. We hope to have the chance to welcome you...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

    We had reservations for a family weekend we had two adjoining rooms. As we checked into our room we noticed a smell at first we thought it smelled like hamburgers. With the excitement we moved on. Upon our return from the park the smell hit...More

    1  Thank Karen M
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 30 July 2016

    We appreciate your feedback and would like to talk with you about your recent experience. Please contact us at: portofinogeneralmanager@Loewshotels.com so that we may schedule a call at your convenience.

    Reviewed 24 July 2016

    We are staying in room 2406 - two queen beds. View overlooking the bay. We have stayed at all the hotels within Universal and the Portofino BAy Hotel definitely ranks the highest! The staff is incredibly attentive and the rooms are clean and well maintained....More

    3  Thank Patti W
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 29 July 2016

    Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are happy you enjoyed our club level accommodations. It affirms the level of service we strive to provide to those who book this upgraded option. We will certainly pass your kind words on to our tremendous staff. We...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2016

    Beautiful hotel. I normally get a condo when vacationing, but we wanted to stay on property so I booked a club room. We were traveling with 2 teenagers and the size of the room was perfect! The staff was amazing. We had a few issues,...More

    1  Thank melmoski
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 29 July 2016

    Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed our complimentary express passes and club lounge offerings. It is an honor to be recommended by you and we appreciate you sharing your kind comments with other travelers. We hope to have the opportunity to...More

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    • Top amenities
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$293 - US$615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #14 Spa Hotel in Orlando
    • #15 Green Hotel in Orlando
    • #16 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
    • #27 Luxury Hotel in Orlando
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    • #54 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
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    • Number of rooms
    • 750
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    19 January 2018|
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    Response from Vickie D | Reviewed this property |
    The rooms were all over. The best thing about having club access to they offered full meals and drinks. At night we were so tired we did not want to shower and go back out to eat... we would roll in eat and head to bed!
    8 January 2018|
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    Response from Melissa D | Reviewed this property |
    The express pass you get at the Portofino is well worth the extra money. We loved the hotel and restaurants.
    3 January 2018|
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    Response from CruisingBarneys | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Terry, I agree with Roja. The price for the shuttle can’t be beat. Depending how long your staying, there are some great restaurants within 10 minutes drive off property that can be reached via the hotel car or Uber. For... More
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    "Beware - I didn't realize this hotel was pet friendly and if you don't want to be on the pet floor..."
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    "Good location; value"
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    "Lots of rooms with great views. Harbor view would be fun."
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    "Some rooms are very far from the lobby. Unless you like long walks to everything, check your proposed room on..."
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