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DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando
4 stars

DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando

5780 Major Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32819, United States
+1 407 351 1000
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8.1
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based on 5,951 reviews

DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando
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About DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando

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The Doubletree Orlando Hotel at the Entrance to Universal Orlando, just 20 minutes away from Orlando International Airport, is located across the entrance to Universal Orlando Resort® in Orlando, Florida. Unlike other Orlando, Florida hotels, our convenient location, surrounded by Interstate 4, The Florida Turnpike and top area attractions, makes it easy to explore and discover why the Orlando area is such a popular destination. Nearby attractions include: Universal Orlando Resort, Mall At Millenia, Prime Outlets, SeaWorld, Discovery Cove and the new Aquatica, Wet 'n Wild, Walt Disney World Resort, Minutes from other Orlando Attractions and Businesses. At the Doubletree Hotel at the Entrance to Universal Orlando, the magic begins the moment you step through our doors. Smiles grow wider and business gets smarter. With its captivating Orlando, Florida location, our world-class hotel and convention center charms business travelers and vacationing families with a unique combination of high-speed hospitality and exceptional home-style service. If you're planning a reunion, a special occasion, or searching for space for that all-day business meeting, use e-Events to book your event space and up to 25 guest rooms and make sure it is a success. The Doubletree Hotel at the Entrance to Universal Orlando offers 742 newly renovated guest rooms including 19 suites. Each is fully equipped with 32'' flat screen television, mini refrigerator, voicemail, in-room safes, iron and ironing board. Guests can enjoy our oversized rooms with floor to ceiling widows showcasing views of Universal Orlando Resort and beyond! The Doubletree Hotel at the Entrance to Universal Orlando also features: 60,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space with an outdoor courtyard, Destination Universal Ticket Center located in our main lobby, Complimentary wireless Internet throughout the lobby, Starbucks Coffee located in our main lobby, Avis Car Rental on-site, Outdoor Jr. Olympic heated pool and whirlpool, Complimentary workout facility, Complimentary scheduled shuttle service to Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld and Wet 'n Wild, Official Universal Orlando Partner Hotel. Stay fit at our well equipped fitness center, or take a dip in our outdoor, heated Junior Olympic pool. Relax in our comfortable lobby, or enjoy exquisitely prepared cocktails in Spritz Lobby Bar. Satisfy all your cravings at our Carnivale Café Restaurant. On the go? Stop by our Palm Court Deli for a quick bite. This Orlando Convention Hotel features superb conference and event options that can accommodate groups of 10 as easily as groups of 2,300 people. Designed to accommodate everything from intimate board meetings to full-scale trade shows to gala receptions, our stylish, sophisticated hotel is an impressive setting for life's important events. With a total of 60,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space, the Doubletree Hotel at the Entrance to Universal Orlando features 32 breakout rooms, including the 20,000 square foot Universal Center, the 15,000 square foot Citrus Crown Ballroom and 10,000 square feet of pre-function area. High-speed Internet access is available in all meeting rooms. Our creative event planners ensure that your gathering is smooth, successful and unforgettable for your guests. We'll help you transform your vision into a sensational affair. We hope you make us your first choice. Our caring Doubletree Hotel at the Entrance to Universal Orlando staff looks forward to welcoming you to Orlando, with our very special signature Doubletree chocolate chip cookie at check-in.

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Amenities at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking
  • Shuttle service (free)

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Car hire
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk

Dining

  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area

Parking and transportation

  • Shuttle service (free)
  • EV charging station
  • Parking
  • Valet parking

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Beauty salon

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

General

  • Family rooms
  • Telephone
  • Storage available

Pool and spa

  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Child pool

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio

Bedroom

  • Fold-up bed

Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Reviews of DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando

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8.1
Very GoodBased on 5,951 verified guest reviews
8.0Families
8.0Couples
8.2Friends
8.0Solo

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10.0 Wonderful
No Free Parking
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8.0 Very Good
Pool area was nice, beds were comfortable. Breakfast is overpriced. Towels are super scratchy, drying off was uncomfortable.
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4.0 Mediocre
Breakfast was consistently out of 4-5 different items each day of my 5 day stay
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10.0 Wonderful
Awesome service! All was clean and super friendly and professional staff. I will stay again.
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:The staff was extremely polite, they helped a ton. I accidentally left something in my room and they found it for me and will be mailing it.
Cons:Nothing! I really enjoyed it.
D
9.4 Wonderful
Cons:Parking gate never function
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5.4 Fair
Cons:For some reason roomservice came knocking on the door at 8:30 when check out time was 11am. Also I called down to the front desk to ask a question and the lady was very rude to me. The o oh good experience Inhad was the gentleman who checked us in, he was nice and very courteous. For a four star hotel I would have expected more.
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10.0 Wonderful
Cons:Gift shop is outdated
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Looking for a clean hotel with a Starbucks, tastey cookies, onsite ticket options for Universal and Disney, free shuttle to Universal and cheaper option than Disney Parking (uber is cheaper). Comfortable beds, nice views, couldn't have asked for a better vacation!
Cons:Had no problems, but $16.00 per person for a shuttle to Disney is extremely high. Parking at Disney is only 22.00 total.
V
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:We loved the Doubletree! It was easy and convenient and the hotel staff was very helpful and relaxed. Excellent experience overall!

Location

5780 Major Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32819

What's nearby

  • Orlando Premium Outlets International Drive1 km
  • Universal Orlando Resort1.2 km
  • Universal's Islands of Adventure1.4 km
  • Fun Spot America1.4 km
  • Wizarding World of Harry Potter1.6 km
  • Skeletons: Animals Unveiled4.1 km
  • SeaWorld Orlando7.7 km
  • Discovery Cove8 km
  • Lake Eola Park10.8 km
  • Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe11 km
  • La Nouba13.6 km
  • Orlando Science Center13.6 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando

Low season

June

High season

April

Average price (weeknight)

$264

Average price (weekend night)

$306
Cheapest month to stay with an average 22% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 32% rise in price.
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Top tips for your stay at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando

  • If you’re after a cheap room at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in June and July.
  • The cheapest price a room at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $445, while the most expensive was $445.
  • How long should you stay at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 4 days.

FAQs when booking at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando

  • What are the dining options at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando?

    The hotel features several dining establishments, offering everything from full sit-down meals to grab-and-go options. Lunch or dinner can be taken at Pizza, Burgers & More, which has an attractive location overlooking the hotel courtyard, while the American Grill opens at 5:00 pm and serves dishes such as grilled cheese sandwiches. This venue also operates as a bar in the evening. Finally, the Lakeside Pool Bar serves seasonal drinks and light snacks during the spring and summer months.

  • What accessibility features are provided at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando?

    Guests requiring an accessible room can choose from various set-ups and options that provide dedicated amenities for those requiring mobility or hearing assistance. Mobility accessible rooms feature a 40-in entrance and accessible closets and vanities, not to mention an accessible tub or roll-in shower. Hearing accessible rooms include additional features such as visual alarms and notification devices for the doorbell and telephone.

  • Can DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando help to arrange tickets for the Universal attractions?

    The hotel features a dedicated Universal Orlando concierge desk, where guests can buy tickets for most of the theme parks and book their spaces on the shuttle buses. As a Universal Partner Hotel, all guests will receive a discount booklet on arrival, which allows them to benefit from special rates in selected Universal dining and merchandise locations.

  • Is it possible to arrange an in-room celebration at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando?

    If you’re traveling to Orlando to celebrate a special occasion, the hotel can help by providing an in-room amenity package upon arrival. For a surcharge you can celebrate with a bottle of sparkling wine or $25 resort credit, breakfast for two adults, and late checkout at 2:00 pm on the day of departure (subject to availability).

  • What are the breakfast options at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando?

    Hotel guests can start their day with breakfast in the Sunshine Café: a classic American buffet featuring made-to-order omelets and a legendary pancake station. The buffet breakfast costs around $22.95 for adults and $6.95 for kids, and can be booked along with your room or added at the time of your stay. For those who are up very early or would just prefer to grab breakfast on the go, the hotel’s branch of Starbucks is open from 6:00 am every day for coffee, bagels, pastries and more.

  • What is the best way to get from the airport to DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando?

    While local public transport (bus route 42) is available to a stop near the hotel, the quickest and most convenient way to get to your accommodation is by rental car or taxi. The ride should take about 25m and cost approximately $38-45 in a standard metered cab, while shared shuttle vans will also make the journey for about $21 per person. Rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft are also available from the airport.(Prices checked 21/05/19).

  • Where is DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando located?

    DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando is located at 5780 Major Boulevard in Florida Center, 10.2 km from the centre of Orlando. Orlando Premium Outlets International Drive is the closest landmark to DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando?

    Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando.

  • Does DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando from the airport?

    DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando is 16 km from Orlando.

  • Does DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando have a pool?

    Yes, DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando in Orlando and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando.

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