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    Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando

    5601 Universal Blvd., Orlando, FL 32819-7880
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    • Excellent60%
    • Very good23%
    • Average9%
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    “beach pool” (194 reviews)
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    Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

    Beautiful hotel with a welcoming desk staff and helpful concierge. Although booked with AmEx Fine Hotels program (thus expected early access) our room was not ready until after 4:00. Helpful staff mooted that by storing bags while we spent the afternoon at Universal. Tired after...More

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    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 1 April 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are thrilled to hear that you had a great stay and are glad that you enjoyed the benefits that come along with the American Express Fine Hotels and Resorts program. We are very proud to...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2016

    I was expecting more. The main reason we stayed was for the express pass and access to park- and, for us, that was the only benefit. Granted we were booked at a very crowded time, but the service was nonexistent. The room was very far...More

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    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 1 April 2016

    We would like the opportunity to talk with you about the challenges you faced. Please feel free to email me at portofinogeneralmanager@loewshotels.com to schedule a call.

    Reviewed 30 March 2016

    This is a very nice resort with alot of amenities. The transportation to and from the parks was quick and easy. The fast pass was very necessary and enjoyed having it. The hotel was comfortable and nicely decorated. The room with 1 king was spacious...More

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    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 1 April 2016

    Thank you for your great comments about your recent stay here at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel! We value feedback from our guests and always strive to use it to improve the guest experience even more. Our team looks forward to creating another pleasant stay for...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2016

    Stayed at a deluxe room at Portofino Bay. This room was standard in many other hotels. The shower did not have hot water and one of the sinks in the room did not drain. Room service came so late in the day that our room...More

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    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 1 April 2016

    We always aim to provide a flawless guest experience from every angle and would like the opportunity to talk with you about the challenges faced. Please feel free to email me at portofinogeneralmanager@loewshotels.com to schedule a call. We hope that as a Florida resident, you...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2016

    Hotel apparently has a minibar which automatically detects whether the bottles are moved. Their system billed us for bottles which are stll in the minibar - they didnt even bother to check if the bottles are still there. Instead of providing complimentary water, they only...More

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    Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 12 April 2016

    Please know that your comfort and enjoyment are our priority. We would like to speak with you to gather more details about your stay as well as these concerns. Please contact us at: portofinogeneralmanager@loewshotels.com so that we may schedule a call at your convenience.

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    • 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
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    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
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    • USD 292 - USD 597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #14 Spa Hotel in Orlando
    • #14 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
    • #16 Green Hotel in Orlando
    • #25 Luxury Hotel in Orlando
    • #45 Business Hotel in Orlando
    • #54 Romantic Hotel in Orlando
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    • Number of rooms
    • 750
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    jillyflower29
    19 September 2017|
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    Response from Tammie P | Reviewed this property |
    I would check into Uber, Lyft, or aTaxi. The public bus option would be miserable. As someone else replied, there may also be shuttles that run from that area as well. If you do research, you can find options. Also... More
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    Response from LC2121 | Reviewed this property |
    Around every 20 minutes. However it's best to get there before 12 pm.
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    Response from Paul G | Reviewed this property |
    We did not buy our tickets there. We bought annual passes prior to going because it made sense to us. We have a Daughter in College outside of Orlando so we travel to Orlando a ton. That being said, the Express passes were... More
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    "Bay view was very pretty"
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    "west wing was in front of the boats to take you to the parks and overlooked the pool"
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    "Don't expect an early check in, I don't think they do that. Plan 4:00"
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    "Choose Bayfront over Garden view"
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