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Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando

5601 Universal Blvd 
Orlando, FL, 32819

Experience La Dolce Vita—The Sweet Life. Relax in surroundings inspired by the beauty, romance and charm of the picturesque seaside village of Portofino, Italy. Wonderfully appointed rooms and suites welcome families home each day. Tempting outdoor cafes and shops dot the piazza around a serene harbor. Three enticing pools offer every level of relaxation. Incredible restaurants tempt every palate with flavorful culinary tours of Italy. Guests of the hotel also enjoy exclusive Universal Orlando Resort™ benefits. Nothing could be sweeter.

Top Reasons to Bring Your Whole Family 

  • From the beach pool, the villa pool, the hillside pool, to waterfront views in an old world charm setting; and, personalized spa care, shopping, walking and jogging paths--it's the full family package.
  • Receive FREE Universal Express Unlimited to skip the regular lines at participating rides and attractions at Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure. That’s a value of up to $129†† per person, per day. (Valid theme park admission required. Not valid at Universal’s Volcano Bay.)
  • Breeze into the theme parks each morning an hour before park opening (valid theme park admission required, select attractions)
  • Hop to the theme parks and Universal CityWalk with free shuttles and water taxis
  • Priority seating at select restaurants throughout Universal Studios Florida, Universal’s Islands of Adventure and Universal CityWalk

Have some family fun with exclusive theme park tickets for event attendees.  Click on banner below to buy tickets.


Room Block Information

SPECIAL RATE: $199/night

We have a block of rooms reserved at a special rate of $199/night. This rate expires on June 4, 2021; although, we expect the block to sell out prior to this date. To receive a room at the negotiated rate book well before the expiration date, mention the “RISE Qualipalooza” when placing your room reservation by phone to receive the negotiated rate. We urge you to book your room early as we expect the block will sell out. Upon sell out of the block room rate and availability will be at the hotel’s discretion. Please call 833-243-4727 to book your room.

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Health & Safety Protocols


Here at RISE, we are dedicated to ensuring our attendees, speakers, exhibitors, and staff have a healthier and safer conference experience. We are incorporating health and safety measures based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Loews Portofino Bay. In accordance with CDC guidelines, face coverings are no longer required for fully vaccinated guests, indoors or outdoors. While proof of vaccination is not required, we do expect those who are not fully vaccinated to wear face coverings while indoors. The property remains focused on maintaining the highest cleanliness and sanitization standards. Please note that guidelines and protocols are changing frequently so please check back for updates.

If you are not feeling well or have reason to believe you may have been exposed to COVID-19, we strongly urge you to follow the CDC guidelines for self-quarantine and not travel.


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