page allows you to make reservations, find directions,
and submit reviews about the Portofino Bay Resort.
A Portofino Resort Reservation Now
Rather make your Hotel reservation over the phone? Call
toll free in the US or Canada: 1-800-573-6351.
Don't forget, you also get rebates
on muliple day stays.
The Resort is located approximately 232 miles north of
Miami Beach, Florida. If you need transportation, take
our $35 shuttle bus.
Portofino Bay Resort
address: 5601 Universal Blvd, Orlando FL 32819
Hotel Built: September 1999
Categories: Universal Studios Resort,
Internet Access Hotel
Room Rates: Low season from $189, High
season from $239.
Check in: 4pm, Check
out: 11am. Late check-out can be requested
without an additional charge.
Have questions or prefer to reserve your room over
the phone? Call our hotel reservations help desk 24/7.
Why are your rates so cheap?
Because of the large number of reservations we process,
our booking partner is able to negotiate special
rates with many properties. We have the lowest
prices on Disney Resorts guaranteed.
Portofino Bay Resort hotel is a magnificant
re-creation of the famed Mediterranean seaside resort
village of Portofino, Italy.
The Hotel features 3 swimming pools - Beach
Pool with Roman aqueduct slide and children's
pool; Villa Pool featuring private
covered cabanas and a Hillside Pool.
access is available, but if your laptop computer
is Wi-Fi enabled, you
can access the internet from the common areas of the
Hotel. The fee is $9.95 for 24 hours. A wireless
card is required.
The Resort is within easy walking distance to Universal
Studios and Islands
of Adventure. Hotel guests receive free
transportation to SeaWorld, Discovery Cove,
and the Wet ‘n Wild water park. Also, with Universal
Express ride access, Portofino Bay
guests can bypass the regular lines at both Universal
Orlando theme parks. Just show your room key at the
Express entrance of each attraction and bypass the long
• Food Court, Snack Bars
• Table Service
• Room Service
• Swimming pool
• Whirpool, Spa
• Bocce ball courts
• Jogging path
• Video Arcade
• Children's activities
• Gym, Health Club
• Gift Shop
• Pet friendly
• Meeting facilities
• Multilingual staff
• Self parking
• Plush bathrobes
• In-room high speed internet
• Italian furnishings and marble
• In-room movies
• Nonsmoking rooms available
• Separate bath and vanity area
with two separate sinks
• Irons, ironing boards, hairdryers
and make-up mirrors in each room
• In-room safes
• Cable TV
• Coffee maker and coffee
• Disabled accessible rooms available
• Laundry facilities
• Refreshment pantr
Disney Resort driving directions
If you are driving to the Portofino Bay Resort:
From Orlando International Airport:
take OIA South. Exit (FL 417S - Toll)
to Osceola Parkway West (Exit 3) to
Walt Disney World Exits.
From Miami/Ft. Lauderdale: take the
Florida Turnpike North to Osceola
Parkway West (Exit 249) to Walt Disney World
From the Daytona: take I-4
West to Walt Disney World Exits.
From the Tampa: take I-4 East
to Walt Disney World Exits.
From Interstate 95, U.S.
Highway 1 or southbound on the Florida
Turnpike: take I-4 West to
Walt Disney World Exits.
From northbound on the Florida Turnpike:
take Osceola Parkway which connects
with U.S. Highway 192 and Walt Disney World Resort.
From southbound Interstate 75: take
the Florida Turnpike South to Interstate
4 West to Walt Disney World Resort Exits.
Portofino Bay Resort
is located at 5601 Universal Boulevard, Orlando
FL 32819. The phone number is (407)
503-3000, and the fax number is (407) 503-3010.
The Hotel is on the southeast side of Orlando, 10 minutes
north of Walt Disney World. Use our Disney
World Google Map to find the exact location.
HERE for Portofino Bay Resort Lodging Information
least crowded time to visit is from Labor Day to Thanksgiving
and from the week after President's Day (mid-February)
to the start of Spring Break (mid-March).
can definitely make the most of your vacation by staying
at one of the Disney
World hotels. If you do, you will enjoy special
benefits such as Magic Hours, discounts at six Disney
World golf courses, and the special Walt Disney
World quality and service.
But if you choose to stay at one of the many hotels
near Disney World, you can still visit all of the
Disney properties to enjoy the atmosphere, have a meal,
or shop. You may be charged for parking, but you can
get validated for up to one hour of parking for each
$10 you spend while you're there.
of the lesser known deluxe priced resorts
Inn , Contemporary
and the Yacht
sells theme park tickets on their website, but you can
not print the tickets, meaning you must order early
and have the tickets mailed to you. You
can also buy tickets through your local auto club, Disney
Store or through a school or work activities office.
Many offsite hotels also sell Disney passports at the
suggest researching Disney
ticket prices in advance, and buy your pass before
you get to the park. No sense wasting the first hour
waiting in line at the ticket booth.
Points of interest
Kingdom: 15.15 miles / 24.40 km
13.85 miles / 22.30 km
Studios: 12.95 miles / 20.85 km
Kingdom: 14.0 miles / 22.55 km
Lagoon: 11.10 miles / 17.85 km
Disney: 9.10 miles / 14.65 km
International Airport: 15.30 miles / 24.60 km