Take a trip to the stunning seaside village of Portofino, Italy at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando™. Luxurious rooms, authentic Italian specialties, and warm hospitality make your stay here a taste of what the Italians call la dolce vita—the sweet life.



All rates are in USD

Occupancy Tax: 6.00%
F&B Tax: 6.50%
Sales Tax: 6.50%
VAT Tax: 0.00%
No. of Guest Rooms: 750
Hotel/Resort Fee: 0.00
Closest Airport: Orlando, FL - International (MCO)
Miles from Airport: 11.00
Contact Info & Google Map
1350 Universal Blvd
Orlando, 32819, FL
United States


You don’t have to fly your group to Italy to enjoy the charm and romance of the Italian Rivera, it’s all right here in sunny Orlando. At Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando, we have over 42,000 square feet of event space that’s as stunning as it is flexible, making us the ideal location for your next meeting or important event. Of course, Loews Portofino Bay’s smart-looking event space is made even smarter thanks to the latest technology and high-speed Internet access. For larger gatherings, our 15,000-plus-square-foot Tuscan Ballroom with its soaring 27-foot ceilings is the ideal choice. Or opt for our Harbor Piazza for a stylish outdoor event on our charming bay lined with cobblestone streets.

When it comes to catering, our menus and our staff are well-seasoned. After all, it’s indisputable that Italians know how to cook. We use the freshest ingredients to craft exquisite meals—and one-of-a-kind menus—tailored to your specific needs and requests. Of course, our expert culinary staff will help with selecting the right china, linens, and wine pairings as well. Among the best hotels in Florida, only Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando will have your attendees feeling like an Italian count or contessa.

PSAV Presentation Services maintains an office in the hotel complete with equipment, management staff and technicians. PSAV’s on-site staff is totally familiar with the unique aspects of our facilities and can offer a consistently superior service to ensure the quality and effectiveness of your meeting.

Make Your Meeting or Event Unforgettable

When your hotel looks like it sits on the Italian Rivera, you need to provide service that’s just as dazzling. So, at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, we offer services to make your next event one to write home about. Our experienced Meeting Planners can help arrange every aspect of your gathering, from one-of-a-kind décor to organizing attendee transportation or designing themed events. Our roster of carefully vetted partners can craft scene-stealing floral arrangements and record the highlights of your event. Rest assured that our on-site A/V partner uses the very latest technology and will provide primo light and sound. Want to give your attendees the royal treatment? Our own Mandara Spa® fills the bill—and offers great group discounts. Our Executive Business Center is here to help, whether you want to print boarding passes or need one more copy of a presentation. Since we know that planning a large event at any of the properties at Universal Orlando™ Resort is no small feat, we have a wide variety of planner tools to make your life easier.

Don’t forget, every member of your group gets exclusive theme-park benefits—making our hotel a magical choice for your next meeting, conference, or milestone celebration.

The Golf Universal Orlando program provides your group with special group rates, complimentary transportation and a dedicated staff to manage your entire golf outing or event. We will arrange tee times, plan transportation (restrictions apply), set up on-site registration, coordinate your tournament, and arrange for your on-site food and beverage needs. Whether you’re planning a small golf outing with your colleagues or a large tournament for 100, our team will help coordinate your entire day on the links. For more information about groups please contact the concierge at 407-503-1200.

Customized Landing Page for Online Group Reservations

Loews Portofino Bay Hotel can create a customized reservation webpage for groups, making it easy for attendees to make their reservations and for planners to monitor. Simply provide us with your organization logo and any other details and we’ll customize a landing page for you. We can provide an up-to-date rooming list upon your request.

Promoting Your Meeting

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- Full service concierge
- Kids Camp
- Self-parking and valet parking
- Hertz car rental desk
- Loews Loves Pets
- Business center
- Free basic WIFI in rooms and in public areas
- Bell service

Hotel Amenities:

- 3 sit down dining options
- Deli and Pizzaria
- Galateria
- Poolside bar and grill
- 24 hour room service
- 2 bars and lounges
- 3 themed swimming pools
- Mandara Spa
- Fitness Center
- Game room
- Jogging paths
- Dive in movie
- Musica della Notte
- Shopping

Reasons to stay

  • FREE† Universal Express™ Unlimited ride access, allowing you to skip the regular lines in Universal Studios Florida™ and Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ all day, —a benefit worth $89 per person, per day**
  • Early Park Admission† to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ and Universal’s Volcano Bay™ (Opening 2017) one hour before the theme park opens. (Valid theme park admission required.)
  • Within walking distance to Universal Studios Florida® and Universal’s Islands of Adventure™
  • Complimentary water taxis along picturesque waterways to both theme parks and Universal CityWalk