Situated in Orlando, DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando is an easy drive from Orlando Premium Outlets-International Drive and SeaWorld Orlando. It is also a short car trip from Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Studios Florida.
Guests staying at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando can enjoy taking a dip in the heated pool, working out in the gym or relaxing with a drink in the bar. Multilingual staff are available assist with reservations or dining recommendations, and an express check-in/check-out feature is offered for guest convenience. Recreational facilities include a Jacuzzi.
This hotel provides rooms with an en suite bathroom, air conditioning and a TV. All offer movies-on-demand, a refrigerator and internet access. Complimentary tea and coffee making facilities can be found in each room so guests can unwind on arrival.
Guests staying at the hotel can sit down to a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, ideally based for those who want to stay close when looking for a bite to eat. Room service is available 24 hours a day, and a wide selection of eateries can also be found nearby.
DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando provides easy access to Universal's Islands of Adventure. Valet parking is available for guests with a car, or an airport shuttle service can be requested.
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Cons:Nothing! I really enjoyed it.
Cons:Parking gate never function
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.
Cons:Gift shop is outdated
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.
|Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00|
|Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.|
All reservations at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando – even non-cancellable stays – on or before 30 June 2020, are eligible for a full refund. For more information, visit the Hilton Corporate Response to COVID-19 page.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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).
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.
Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando.
Yes, DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando offers free Wi-Fi.
No, DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando does not offer free parking.
No, DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando does not offer free airport shuttle service.
DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando is 15.5 km from Orlando.
Yes, DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando is a pet-friendly hotel.
Yes, DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando has a pool on-site.