Category Archives: Universal Orlando Resorts

Pools of Universal Orlando Resort

It’s getting closer to summertime, and what says summer more than time at the pool? Although guests are visiting Universal Orlando to experience the Wizarding World of Harry Potter or meet their favorite Marvel superheroes, it’s always nice to get in some pool time on vacation. Check out the pools of Universal Orlando Resort. Hard… Read More »

Sapphire Falls Resort Photo Tour

Universal Orlando Resort’s newest hotel, the Sapphire Falls Resort, opened this summer and is now part of Universal Orlando’s slate of on-site accommodation options. During our last visit I took a little self-guided tour of the resort. Sapphire Falls Resort Sapphire Falls Resort is located next to the Royal Pacific Resort and across the street… Read More »

Hard Rock Hotel Orlando Review

On our recent visit to Universal Orlando Resort, we stayed at the Hard Rock Hotel Orlando, one of Universal’s five on-site resort hotels. Based on our recent trip, it’s now in contention for our favorite on-site hotel at Universal. The Hard Rock Hotel Orlando has a California mission-style exterior, giving it a Hotel California vibe.… Read More »

Universal Orlando Transportation Tips

Universal Orlando Resort is made up of two theme parks, a shopping & dining district, and four (soon to be five) resort hotels. These are connected through Universal’s transportation system, and here are a few Universal Orlando transportation tips. Universal Orlando Transportation Tips For reference, Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure are about a… Read More »

Cabana Bay Beach Resort Review

Universal Orlando Resort’s newest on-site hotel is the Cabana Bay Beach Resort, a retro-themed throwback to the 1950s and 1960s. Cabana Bay is also Universal Orlando’s first value-level resort. We stayed here at the beginning of October, and found a lot to love about this new hotel. Cabana Bay has very well-done theming throughout, and… Read More »