Beginning December 24 and for the foreseeable future, due to the rise of the Omicron Covid-19 variant, Guests visiting Universal Orlando Resort will be required to wear masks while indoors. In a statement shared by the Resort:
The health and safety of our Guests and Team Members is always our top priority. As a result, face coverings will now be required, effective Friday, Dec. 24 at all public indoor locations within Universal Orlando Resort for both Guests and Team Members regardless of vaccination status – including restaurants, shops, and indoor hotel public areas.
Face covers are also required at all attractions from the moment Guests enter the queue to when the exit the experience. Based on these updates, Guests are expected to bring a face covering with them for their visit.
We will continue to monitor the situation and make adjustments as needed.
Guests are encouraged to follow directions from Team Members. They should also have patience as these new operational procedures are rolled out. As a heads, up, face coverings are not currently required outdoors.
We will make sure to keep you updated on all changes that occur for the Resort in relation to their face covering policy. Stay tuned for more.