PREFERRED UNIVERSAL PARTNER HOTEL....Conveniently located at the entrance to Universal Orlando®, this appealing hotel offers warm hospitality and a wide array of excellent amenities custom tailored to please guests of all ages. Upon your arrival, enjoy delicious chocolate chip cookies and a friendly, welcoming staff. Melt into the Signature Sweet Dreams® bedding package that is featured in the guest rooms. Make a splash in the sparkling temperature-controlled pool, and get the heart pumping in the fully equipped fitness center.
Location: Within 1 Mile of Universal Orlando® Resort
  • SMOKING POLICY: DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando is a smoke-free hotel and applies to all areas of the hotel with the exception of designated outdoor areas.
  • SELF PARKING FEE: $9.00 USD per night payable directly to the hotel at check-in. Rate subject to change without notice.
  • SCHEDULED THEME PARK TRANSPORTATION: Provided based on regular park operating hours* (does not run continuously) to UNIVERSAL ORLANDO® theme parks, SEAWORLD ORLANDO®, WET 'N WILD® and AQUATICA via Super Star Shuttle. Seating/standing space is limited and on a first come, first served basis. Boarding passes required from the Attraction Ticket Center located in the hotel lobby one day in advance and up to 30 minutes prior to departure. *Not valid for Special Events, Groups or Early Park Admission.
  • Check In: 4:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum Check-In Age: 18
General Policies:
A major credit card and photo I.D. is required upon check-in to cover phone and incidental charges.

Room taxes are included in the vacation price.

Pet Policy
  • Pets Not Allowed
Cancellation Policies
  • DAYS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL - PENALTIES
    46 days or more - Full refund*

    45-0 days - $200 fee per reservation, plus fees imposed by hotel, airline and/or other components

    *Additional Terms and Conditions apply regarding transactions including Vacation Protection Plan, air travel, Halloween Horror Nights, Blue Man Group, VIP Tours and Discovery Cove.

    Applies: Sunday - Saturday(5/8/2012 - 12/31/2050)

No Show Policy
  • No shows incur a 1 night hotel penalty plus tax and applicable product penalties.

    No Show Penalty: 1 Night
    Applies: Sunday - Saturday(5/8/2012 - 12/31/2050)
  • Year Built: 1972
  • Last Renovation: 2007
  • Floors: 18
  • Accessible rooms: 14
  • All rooms non-smoking: 742
  • Total rooms: 742

† Fees may apply
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Accessible rooms
  • ATM/Cash machine†
  • Baggage hold†
  • Concierge desk
  • Elevators
  • Lounges/bars†
  • Outdoor pool
  • Safe deposit box†
  • Tour/sightseeing desk
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  • Accessible rooms
  • ATM/Cash machine†
  • Baggage hold†
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Business services†
  • Children welcome
  • Concierge desk
  • Elevators
  • Gift/News stand†
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Internet services†
  • Laundry/Valet service†
  • Lounges/bars†
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Outdoor pool
  • Parking - controlled access gates to enter parking area†
  • Room service†
  • Safe deposit box†
  • Tour/sightseeing desk
  • Valet parking†
  • Wakeup service
  • Audiovisual Equipment†
  • Business Center†
  • Convention Centre†
  • Copier†
  • Fax Machine†
  • Internet Access†
  • Printer†

† Fees may apply

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With spectacular panoramic views of Universal Orlando and beyond, the spacious, beautifully`appointed guestrooms feature Sweet Dreams plush-top bedding with (1) king or (2) queen beds.

Occupancy limits - 4 adults, 3 children, *5 total combined

*The 5th person in the room must have a rollaway. The additional charge is payable to the hotel directly.

**Bedding type is request only, based on availability at the time of check-in.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Cable television
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Data port†
  • Desk with electrical outlet
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Hairdryer
  • HBO available
  • High Definition (HD) Flat Panel Television - 32 inches or greater
  • High speed internet access fee†
  • Interior corridors
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Maid service
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Safe†
  • Telephone
  • Upgraded bathroom amenities
  • Video games†
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls


† Fees may apply
CARNIVALE

Located in the main lobby, Carnivale Restaurant will dazzle you with everything from a fresh light American faire with homestyle favorites.

  • Cuisine: American
  • Type: Bar/lounge, Beverage, Casual
  • Meals: Dinner

PALM COURT DELI

Temping snacks, Uno Express Pizza, sandwiches, and ice cream are the domain of the Palm Court Deli.

  • Type: All purpose

POMPANOS RESTAURANT

You'll enjoy a terrific American breakfast buffet along with salads, sandwiches, and seafood specials for lunch.

  • Cuisine: American, Sandwiches, Seafood
  • Type: Buffet, Casual
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

SPRITZ

Those seeking to relax before dinner or after a full day of meetings or sightseeing will want to adjourn to Spritz, an intimate quiet bar.

  • Type: Bar/lounge

STARBUCKS®

Signature gourmet beverages and pastries.

  • Type: Beverage, Coffee bar

  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center on-site

    Fully Equipped Fitness Center


  • Outdoor pool

    Heated Junior Olympic Size Pool


  • Whirlpool
  • SEAWORLD® ORLANDO: 8 miles
    SeaWorld Orlando – a place where up-close encounters connect you to the energy, excitement, and mystery of the sea and sea life.
    • Shuttle
      SCHEDULED THEME PARK TRANSPORTATION: Provided based on regular park operating hours* (does not run continuously), via Super Star Shuttle. Seating/standing space is limited and on a first come, first served basis. Boarding passes required from the Attraction Ticket Center located in the hotel lobby one day in advance and up to 30 minutes prior to departure. *Not valid for Special Events, Groups or Early Park Admission.
  • UNIVERSAL'S ISLANDS OF ADVENTURE®: 0.5 miles
    Take an unforgettable journey as the world's most cutting edge rides, shows and interactive attractions bring your favorite stories, myths, cartoons, comic books and children's tales to life.
    • Shuttle
      SCHEDULED THEME PARK TRANSPORTATION: Provided based on regular park operating hours* (does not run continuously), via Super Star Shuttle. Seating/standing space is limited and on a first come, first served basis. Boarding passes required from the Attraction Ticket Center located in the hotel lobby one day in advance and up to 30 minutes prior to departure. *Not valid for Special Events, Groups or Early Park Admission.
  • UNIVERSAL STUDIOS FLORIDA®: 0.5 miles
    Universal Studios Florida® is a real working motion picture and television studio that enables guests to jump right into the action of their favorite films and TV shows 'on-set' of a variety of fully dressed backlot locations.
    • Shuttle
      SCHEDULED THEME PARK TRANSPORTATION: Provided based on regular park operating hours* (does not run continuously), via Super Star Shuttle. Seating/standing space is limited and on a first come, first served basis. Boarding passes required from the Attraction Ticket Center located in the hotel lobby one day in advance and up to 30 minutes prior to departure. *Not valid for Special Events, Groups or Early Park Admission.
  • WET 'N WILD ORLANDO: 1 mile
    Wet 'n Wild, Orlando's most exciting waterpark, offers the best variety of multi-passenger tube rides.

    Thrills are for sharing! Only Wet ‘n Wild Orlando gives you more themed, multi-person thrill rides than any other waterpark around. Signature hits like Disco H20™, Brain Wash™, Bubba Tub, The Flyer and more - high-speed, seriously twisted, multi-person family adventures that let you feel the fun and Share the Rush.
    • Shuttle
      SCHEDULED THEME PARK TRANSPORTATION: Provided based on regular park operating hours* (does not run continuously), via Super Star Shuttle. Seating/standing space is limited and on a first come, first served basis. Boarding passes required from the Attraction Ticket Center located in the hotel lobby one day in advance and up to 30 minutes prior to departure. *Not valid for Special Events, Groups or Early Park Admission.

† Fees may apply
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5780 Major Blvd  
Orlando, FL 32819
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Experiences

Fitness Center, Free Park Shuttle, Kids Eat Free, Non-smoking Hotel, Restaurant in Hotel
4 of 5 stars

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