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

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General Planning

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Current Deals and Discounts
Universal Orlando Resort News Articles
American Express Lounge & Other Corporate Sponsor Discounts
Orlando Area Weather Information
Pet Kennels

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
On-Site Hotel Maps
Offsite Resort Options

Universal Orlando Resort Tickets & Options

Ticket Options
Ticket Discounts
Vacation Package Vs. Room and Tickets
Annual Pass Options
Universal Express Pass
Travel Insurance

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)
Religious Services
Area Outlet Stores

Posts from our blog

  • Foodie Friday: A Stop at Toothsome Chocolate Emporium

    Ever since it opened at CityWalk at Universal Orlando Resort, Toothsome Chocolate Emporium has been a fan favorite. From its large and delicious menu (that doesn’t just include chocolate treats, but does infuse chocolate in different things in different ways), to its unique steampunk style, to the fun atmosphere, Toothsome Chocolate Emporium has a little

  • Foodie Friday: Review of Bigfire Grill at Universal Orlando’s CityWalk

    One of the newest restaurants to open at the Universal Orlando Resort’s CityWalk is Bigfire Grill. Located in the former location of Emeril’s, Bigfire is pretty much front and center. It’s large white building is a gorgeous, welcoming sight. I had been wanting to try Bigfire since it opened, back in June 2019, but the

  • Foodie Friday: Review of Voodoo Doughnut

    If you went to Universal Orlando Resort and you didn’t stop at Voodoo Doughnut, did you even visit Universal Orlando Resort? The incredibly popular doughnut stop, which got their start in Oregon made its way to Universal’s CityWalk just a few years ago and has quickly become a fan favorite for many and there’s good

  • Spreading Joy and Giving a Helping Hand: Actions That Touched my Heart

    Today I want to take a moment and tell you about actions the theme parks and Cast Members have taken, actions that have touched my heart. In March, Emily Lartigue, a Disney Cast Member since 2013, started collecting food donations for fellow Cast Members in need. The response she got was so positive that she