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Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando

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  • Excellent61%
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Our room on the fifth floor was filthy. Bathroom door had dirty fingerprints inside and outside of door. Shower had mild. Some kind of grime build up around faucets in sink. Room smelled like dirty feet. Halls had dust build up on baseboards. Walls in...More

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Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 12 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 10 December 2016

My sister, brother and I took a siblings trip to Orlando to celebrate her birthday. Our room was ready when we arrived so we were able to check in, drop off our bags and take the water taxi to Universal Studios. The staff are friendly...More

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

Thank you for sharing these comments about your stay. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the entire experience and had a wonderful sibling vacation! We hope when your travels bring you back to Orlando, we can welcome you back to the Loews Portofino...More

Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

My mom and I stayed for 6 nights We upgraded to the plaza view and it was well worth it!! We listened to the evening opera singers, had a great view of the Christmas tree, Waterview and evening fireworks at Universal ! Diana at front...More

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

Thank you for your kind comments about our hotel and our team members. It is feedback such as yours that helps inspire the team to excellence. We will be sure to share your comments with them and we look forward to your return visit!

Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Hotel rooms are luxurious. Shower is super small. Stayed 3 days with business convention and all staff were amazing, food was very good for large buffets at event. Parking at this location is $24/day. In addition to the room rate. Be prepared to walk long...More

Thank Heather M
Response from LPBHManager, General Manager at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoResponded 12 December 2016

Thank you for your review. We’re glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! Though you were here for business, we hope you have the opportunity to visit us again soon. Until then, Ciao!

Reviewed 8 December 2016

This was one of the best hotels I've ever stayed at. From the service to the room service, to the room itself, we couldn't have asked for more. The beds were incredibly comfortable, and I'm VERY picky about mattresses. Everything exceeded our expectations, and we...More

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

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed our comfortable accommodations and amenities we have to offer. It is an honor to be recommended by you, and we appreciate you sharing your tips with other travelers. We look forward to your next stay!

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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
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$297 - US$580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$297 - US$580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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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Response from PatrickBR93 | Reviewed this property |
No. Orlando International Airport now lets Uber operate from the terminal building. It's your best bet.
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Response from Hayden S | Reviewed this property |
I had bay view on first floor. Nice set up with a low fence and small shrubs. It was very quiet and a short walk to a pool where we were the only ones. Hard to explain location. Best I can tell you, we were on the same side... More
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"I would suggest West Wing for the access to pools and the boat."
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"West Wing rooms are close to the beach pool and the water shuttle."
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"Water view was great"
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