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Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

If you are going to Universal Orlando, you must, must, must stay at an on-site hotel that includes the early access time and the express lines. The money will be well worth it. We've stayed at Hard Rock, Loews Pacifica and now, Portofino Bay and...More

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Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 26 December 2016

Thank you for your review! We are so glad your first experience at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel was a great one. We are very proud to offer such amazing benefits when you visit Universal Orlando. Unlimited Express Pass and Early Park Admission are some of...More

Reviewed 19 December 2016

We traveled to the Loews Portofino Bay as part of the AutoNation Cure Bowl. When we arrived our room was not ready yet. The room was still not ready when the buses left for the game. Finally, close to halftime (6p) we received the text...More

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Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 21 December 2016

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 19 December 2016

I'm so glad we decided to stay at the Portofino before Christmas. The hotel looked so festive and I loved sitting by the tree to watch the wonderful opera singers. Staying at the on-site hotels makes visiting the theme parks so much more fun. Getting...More

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Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 21 December 2016

WOW, thank you so much for such amazing feedback. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Until then, Ciao!

Reviewed 19 December 2016

We booked this hotel very last minute and was one of my favourite vacations. I booked it off of pictures of the resort, beautiful Italian Villa, and was not disappointed. Spectacular. Staff was very friendly, the beds and pillows were so comfy it was heaven....More

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Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 21 December 2016

Thank you for your feedback about our hotel and team members. We are happy you were able to fully immerse yourself in our Italian ambiance, and enjoyed the many benefits of staying at an on-site Universal Orlando Resort. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 18 December 2016

While the hotel was beautiful, the rooms were older and nothing special. Here are our experiences: Upon pulling up to the lobby to check-in, their employee argued with my husband that he was not allowed to check-in and leave his car there during that process...More

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Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 21 December 2016

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.

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Pool
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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
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Room amenities
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USD 298 - USD 567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#15 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
#15 Spa 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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 298 - USD 567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Top resorts Hotel in Orlando
#15 Spa 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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Incredible but yes! there is a rate for self parking and a rate for valet parking!! and it is not cheap!
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Yes - not sure price $20/day ish. USD.
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Response from Roja | Reviewed this property |
The deluxe queen is awesome. We always stay in either a deluxe queen or spring for the club room, which is the same room but with club access. The rooms are huge.
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