The Experience

Celebrate la dolce vita the sweet life  at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando. Located at Universal Orlando Resort, this luxurious hotel re-creates the charm and romance of the famed seaside village of Portofino, Italy, right down to the cobblestone streets and outdoor cafes. Hotel guests enjoy spacious guest rooms featuring authentic Italian furnishings, impeccable and attentive service, an opulent spa, three themed swimming pools and exceptional dining. Hotel guests also enjoy an exclusive package of theme park benefits, including: * Early Park Admission  to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, one hour before the theme park opens (valid theme park admission required)* Universal Express ride access* to skip the regular lines throughout both theme parks – a FREE benefit worth up to $87 per person, per day (valid theme park admission required)* Complimentary water taxis or shuttle buses to make getting around the resort fast and easy so you can make the most of your time.


Guest rooms – The newly renovated guest rooms capture the Mediterranean style and luxurious accents that have become synonymous with Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando®.  Each of the 750 guest rooms, including 45 spacious suites, offers the epitome of European luxury and elegance with custom designed furnishings and marble accents. Each guest room is also equipped with all the latest amenities to combine the best of Portofino Italy’s charm and romance with modern convenience.  From the soft neutral cream colors paired with the sun baked shades of pale aqua to the custom designed furnishings, Loews Portofino Bay Hotel enables guests to escape to the Italian Riviera where they can celebrate la dolce vita—the sweet life.

Suites – Our expansive suites provide all the comforts of home…and then some!  Families can take advantage of the popular Kids Suites; while for even greater living space you can enjoy the hotel’s stylish Portofino or Villa Suites.  For the utmost in luxury, the hotel’s Governatore Suites and Presidente Suite offer a true VIP experience

At Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, you’ll find eight exceptional restaurants and lounges featuring a wide array of authentic Italian fare. Enjoy a breathtaking view of the bay at the casually elegant Bice Ristorante. Mama Della’s Ristorante SM offers family-style dining featuring specialties from the regions of Tuscany, Naples and Piemonte.Trattoria del Porto® offers breakfast and dinner served in a friendly, casual atmosphere.  Plus enjoy
Character Dining on select evenings.  For casual dining, grab a slice of pizza poolside at Splendido Pizzeria, enjoy a cool frosty gelato, or sip a warm cappuccino on the scenic piazza.  Stop by the swanky lobby bar for classic martinis, European cocktails and grappas at Bar American.  The Thirsty Fish is the perfect place to sip a peroni and take in the view over the Piazza.

Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando features over 42,000 square feet of stylish function space, capable of entertaining up to 1,380 guests. Our beautiful meeting space is the epitome of warmth and elegance, from the inviting meeting rooms to the ambiance of the impressive pre-function areas. We pride ourselves on customizing each event to meet the needs of our clients.  Our expert Loews conference management staff is dedicated to providing exceptional service…without exception.

Just the name ‘Portofino’ invokes thoughts of a moonlit bay nestled on the Riviera. Every wedding at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando® captures the ambiance and romance of this Mediterranean oasis. The hotel is a stunning re-creation of the famed Italian seaside resort authentic down to the last detail. At Loews Portofino Bay Hotel your wedding will create timeless memories in an imaginative setting for you and your guests.  Our catering team will create customized menus for your wedding in Orlando to suit the tastes and dietary needs of all of your guests. Guests Receive:

  • restaurant (excluding Bice Ristorante), during your stay, excluding alcohol, taxes and gratuities
  • Please note: Amenities are not available with any other
    • discount or promotional rates, group bookings.
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
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