When choosing where to stay when visiting Universal Orlando Resort, guests are presented with the same debate as many other destinations—why stay in one of Universal's hotels?
Guests staying on-site at Universal Orlando Resort can get tons of complimentary perks that makes a Universal vacation feel more like they're stepping into a complete, themed world over a theme park known for its thrill rides and coasters. Though Universal is great at its theming (and its resorts certainly help even further), all the additional perks make the experience that much more special.
By staying on-site, you can get:
One-hour early park admission
Complimentary bus transportation to the Universal Studios Florida, Islands of Adventure and CityWalk, with scheduled transportation to SeaWorld and Aquatica
Free CityWalk parking and club admission
The ability to charge park purchases to your hotel room key
Free package delivery of theme park purchases to your hotel room
The ability to use any of the Universal resorts' pools aside from Endless Summer Resort
Free Wi-Fi in all hotel rooms and public areas
Preferred tee times and free transportation to participating golf courses
Hard Rock, Portofino Bay and Royal Pacific guests receive free Universal Express Unlimited Passes
Hard Rock, Portofino Bay and Royal Pacific guests receive priority seating at select restaurants