Universal Orlando Resort Vacation Planning

Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Resort offers so much to explore. There’s always something new to see in two theme parks as well as a water park. Step into the movies at Universal Studios. Let the adventure begin in Islands of Adventure. Enjoy water thrills and relaxation at Volcano Bay. If you’re also looking for great shopping or dining, look no further than Universal CityWalk. Universal Orlando also offers guests great on-site resorts. Each has a unique theme in addition to special on-site benefits. Make plans vacation like you mean it!

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Universal Orlando Resort News Articles
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Orlando Area Weather Information
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Universal Resort Accommodations

Universal On-Site Hotels
Loews Portofino Bay
Hard Rock Hotel
Loews Royal Pacific Resort
Cabana Bay
Loews Sapphire Falls Resort
Universal’s Aventura Hotel
Universal’s Endless Summer Resort

Onsite Hotel Benefits
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Offsite Resort Options

Universal Orlando Resort Tickets & Options

Ticket Options
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Annual Pass Options
Universal Express Pass
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Dining Options

Dining Information & Guides
Restaurant Menus
Dietary Accommodations

Theme Parks

Universal Studios
Islands of Adventure
Volcano Bay
Annual and Special Events
Ride Height Requirements
Disability Assistance
Early Park Admission Calendar
Universal Theme park Maps
Live Shows
My Universal Photos
Average Attraction Wait Times
Seasonal Crowd Levels


CityWalk Restaurants and Entertainment
Blue Man Group
Hollywood Drive-In Golf


Parking Information
Personal Car
Rental Car
From Walt Disney World Resort

Area Attractions

Orlando Area Attraction Ticket Deals (Universal, Seaworld, Busch Gardens)
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Posts from our blog

  • Celebrate Polynesian Culture With a Wantilan Luau

    Every Saturday, Loews Royal Pacific is host to a Wantilan Luau celebrating Polynesian culture with a tropical buffet—complete with a pit-roasted pig, live music, and dancing. We recommend you arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the show. At check-in, you’ll receive your seating assignment and an artificial lei before joining the - Liliane Opsomer

  • Foodie Friday: The Cowfish at Universal Orlando Resort

    Universal Orlando’s CityWalk is a mecca for amazing food. You have options like Toothsome Chocolate Emporium, NBC Sports Grill and Brew, the new Bigfire, and one of my favorite options, The Cowfish. For those who don’t know, The Cowfish is a unique restaurant that serves up both sushi and what’s known as burgushi. Now what - Rikki Niblett

  • Foodie Friday: Review of the Hot Dog Hall of Fame

    Universal Orlando Resort’s CityWalk is known for having some spectacular restaurants. From Cowfish to Toothsome to NBC Sports Grill and Brew, there are choices that abound. But one thing that’s not quite as prevalent are the number of quick service options. However, on a recent trip, stopping at a counter service dining establishment was all - Rikki Niblett

  • Father/Son Trip to Orlando Makes Great Memories

    I’m a dad and a son. To me Father’s Day is about not only spending time with Dad/the kid but it’s also about the memories. I was lucky enough to have a father/son trip to the Universal Orlando Resort with my son, Stu, that created some of the most positive and long-lasting memories. Strong enough - PatandBobP