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Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando

4.0 of 5 5601 Universal Blvd., Orlando, FL 32819
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Olrando
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is not worth the price unless you have very low expectations. The food, service, staff, room quality, cleanliness are all below my standards. Especially for this price. We expected Loews Royal Pacific standards. We went with high expectations, oops. Come here with very very low expectations and you may really enjoy. 😉

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Paid a lot of money for a Portofino/Universal vacation, not a problem if you get what you pay for. I typically have a town car pick us up at the airport and bring us to the hotel. This time we used the included meet and greet. Well simply put, there was no meet and greet. Our driver showed up an... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel. Rooms were spotless. Staff was amazing. Fun boat ride over to the parks. Was not happy that there was a charge to use the fitness room. Overall experience was very good. Would stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed the Monday night of 2014 Thanksgiving week. For our family of 5, the Unlimited Express pass was $90/person above the general admission (an extra $450). The hotel was $400 for the night and offered this passes and early admission, so we booked it. The hotel was clean, friendly, and had large rooms. We ate at the Trattoria and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Portofino Bay never disappoints. My family and I have stayed here many times. We love the hotel, and the best part is that guests get free Express Passes to Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure. There is no way to overstate the significance of the Express Passes. You can go to the front of the line on almost any ride... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My family and I have been going to universal studios for past 12 yrs. So we have had the opportunity to visit several hotels but by far this is our favorite. It's home away from home. We have stayed in each on of universals hotels and this is our favorite. Portofino is the most expensive out of the 4 hotels,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one of my favorite hotels and a must have lodging for a focused visit to Universal/Island of Adventures. This really is a very nice hotel. Great amenities and ambience throughout the property. Lounge in 3 pools/ water slide, spa, fitness center or enjoy top restaurants and shops... Dont let me forget they have free opera singers entertain from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Loews Portofino Bay Hotel was everything I hoped it would be. Convenient to the parks, clean and spacious rooms, and a beautiful property. Granted the restaurant and poolside bar prices were a bit high but definitely in line with what you'd pay at a property of this caliber. The room was plenty large and spacious for our family of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed this hotel. Location wise it was really perfect. A quick boat ride away from Universal, Islands of adventure and City Walk, and boats were plentiful and never more than a 10 minute wait. The hotel is a little older, but in great condition. It is well taken care off, and clean. From the moment you walk in,... More

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Olrando
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are planning to go to Universal, this hotel was very convenient as well as luxurious. We stayed 4 nights in the East wing of hotel. Beautiful views from room. The bed was very comfortable and the linens were wonderful. We will definitely go back.

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Address: 5601 Universal Blvd., Orlando, FL 32819
Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando 4*
Number of rooms: 750
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Loews Portofino Bay Resort
Portofino Orlando
Portofino Bay Hotel Orlando

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