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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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    • Excellent60%
    • Very good23%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    “beach pool” (210 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

    We brought our grandson here for his 9 th birthday present along with a trip to Harry Potter at Universal. Can't say too much negative about the hotel except the walk to our room was rather long and the shower in the bathroom was extremely...More

    1  Thank RJR411
    Response from LPBHManager, Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 8 June 2016

    Thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed our friendly staff and the theme park benefits that you receive when staying at our on-site hotels. Your comments about the service have been passed on to the appropriate management team to ensure this...More

    Reviewed 4 June 2016

    This was really a disappointment. The room cost $475 which we used for 2 nights as a birthday celebration. First of all, the room 1368 was so so so far away from the elevators and the 'bay view' was just some water, you could not...More

    4  Thank Roz C
    Response from LPBHManager, Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 8 June 2016

    Customer service is our highest priority and we would like to speak to you regarding your stay. We always want the opportunity to address and remedy guests’ issues during their stay, as it helps to ensure your enjoyment and our team’s commitment to service. We...More

    Reviewed 4 June 2016

    This hotel was absolutely awesome! Beautiful grounds made you feel like you were in Italy. Excellent restaurants. The breakfast buffet is a must. Staff was very friendly, polite and helpful. Very close to Universal Studios they have a shuttle boat service from the hotel which...More

    1  Thank Rich and Laure H
    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 8 June 2016

    Thank you for your feedback. Our hotel is a re-creation of the famed Mediterranean seaside resort village of Portofino, Italy, complete with cobblestone piazzas, outdoor cafes and live music. I am happy to hear that you were able to feel the Old World charm and...More

    Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

    We haven't stayed here in approximately 10 years because we prefer the Universal Hard Rock hotel or the Royal Pacific hotel. A business conference was held at this hotel and I opted to stay. The hotel is beautiful and the rooms are spacious. The bed...More

    1  Thank Annie143Florida
    Reviewed 4 June 2016

    Beautiful hotel -- very clean rooms as well as public areas. Rooms were large and comfortable. The first night we ordered room service and it was top notch. Thoroughly enjoyed it after a long day at the park. The second night, we went to Bice...More

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    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 8 June 2016

    Thank you for your feedback. We are so happy you had an incredible stay with us, and could enjoy our relaxing Italian atmosphere while so close to the grand excitement of the theme parks. We constantly look for ways to improve our product and services...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$308 - US$627 (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
    • #26 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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    Traveller (1968)
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    25 November 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.
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    25 November 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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    "We had a "regular" room with a quiet view of the a grassy hill. No foot traffic nearby. Very..."
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    "Ask for Bay View ... ha ... and be prepared to spend dollars"
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    "free express pass"
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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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