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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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    • Very good23%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

    There are more bugs in my "Despicable Me" suite at Loews Portofino Bay than in my tent when I go camping. Started off tonight with a cockroach and now there are 5 to 20 tiny ants at any given time running around next to my...More

    7  Thank Wendy S
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded September 17, 2017

    We would like to talk with you about your recent stay. Please contact us at: portofinocustomerservice@loewshotels.com so that we may schedule a call at your convenience.

    Reviewed September 16, 2017

    This resort is beautiful and the service is exceptional. We loved the fast pass for rides and the ease of the transportation to the resorts. The boats came very quickly and it was relaxing traveling to the parks.More

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    2  Thank Holly A
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded September 17, 2017

    Thank you for your amazing comments. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the beauty of our re-creation of the famed Mediterranean seaside resort village of Portofino, Italy. Like so many, you took full advantage of the many amenities the hotel offers like the complimentary...More

    Reviewed September 16, 2017

    My family and I stayed at this hotel a couple of months ago for 4 nights at the end of May. Overall, I was satisfied with my stay. The Venetian theme of the property was very well implemented and looked quite authentic. Additionally, the included...More

    2  Thank Kisangani21
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded September 17, 2017

    Thank you for sharing these comments about your stay. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the entire experience, from lounging by our pool, to taking advantage of the convenient distance to Universal parks. We hope when your travels bring you back to Orlando,...More

    Reviewed September 15, 2017

    We stayed here twice. Once in the Club Queen and the deluxe queen. Both were very comfortable. Very clean. When you take the boat from CityWalk to the hotel you are instantly transported to Italy upon arrival. Especially towards sunset and when it lights up....More

    3  Thank LC2121
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded September 17, 2017

    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 September 14, 2017

    Thank you for a wonderful experience facing Hurricane Irma. Service was excellent and the grace offered to us while facing the storm was priceless. We felt safe at all times and the organization within the hotel while this was happening was incredible.More

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    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded September 15, 2017

    Thank you for your comments. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Our team is dedicated to providing exceptional service to every guest and we are thrilled that you felt right at home here. We hope to welcome you back the next...More

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    GreenLeadersSilver level
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • $307 - $627 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #14 Spa Hotel in Orlando
    • #15 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
    • #15 Green Hotel in Orlando
    • #25 Luxury Hotel in Orlando
    • #45 Business Hotel in Orlando
    • #54 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
    • #80 Family Hotel in Orlando
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    • Number of rooms
    • 750
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    November 25, 2017|
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    Response from Chuck M | Reviewed this property |
    Don’t know about heated pools. All pools are a very short walk from anywhere in the hotel.
    November 25, 2017|
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    Response from LC2121 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the pools are heated depending on the weather. The closest to the main pool (beach)is the West Guest Wing.
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    "Ask for Bay View ... ha ... and be prepared to spend dollars"
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    "The only draw back I saw was the garden view room wasn't much of a view. Just trees right out the window."
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