Universal Studios Area Hotels

Stay close to the fun and the action by staying in hotels near Universal Studios Orlando. Providing you comfortable accommodations at affordable prices.

While some of these hotels are located within walking distance from Universal, others are just a short distance away.  In fact, when staying in hotels near Universal Studios you can enjoy most of the same perks without paying the high end prices of on-site hotels. Hotels designated as "Universal Partner Hotels" receive even more benefits as they have been selected based on quality, reputation and proximity to Universal Orlando.

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If your Universal Studios in Orlando is your primary place to be, consider staying at any of these hotels near Universal Orlando Resort.

Trending Hotels near Universal Orlando Resort

Best Western Orlando Gateway

Best Western Orlando Gateway

Number of Rooms: 301
Location: 7299 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL, US, 32819
Distance from Universal Orlando: 1.2 mi.
Walking Distance to: Universal Studios, IRide Trolley stop, shopping and restaurants. Across Wet 'n Wild.
Room Type: Standard Rooms and One Bedroom Suites (up to 6 guests)
Amenities: All rooms feature two double beds, a full size sofa and a large living area which can accommodate up to 6 guests comfortably. In addition to the comfortable space, all rooms also include new bedding with superior mattresses, extra pillows, new furniture including a 37” plasma TV, microwave, refrigerator, dual vanities, coffee & tea, personal safe and free high-speed internet access. There are four type of rooms to choose; standard, deluxe, premium pool side rooms with direct access to the pool and suites. The hotel features an outdoor heated pool, a lighted tennis and basketball court, two whirlpool spas, a sun-deck, a game room, computer room with internet, and a fitness center. On-site restaurant is located in the lobby serving breakfast and dinner daily, and also a deli serving made to order sandwiches, pizza, salads and snacks. A pet friendly hotel in Orlando. A Official Universal Orlando® Resort Partner Hotel.
Free shuttle to Universal Orlando: Yes, including free shuttle transfers to SeaWorld® Orlando.
Pet Friendly * Free WiFi * Free Shuttle
Vista Cay Orlando

Vista Cay Resort

Number of Units: 674
Location: 4874 Cayview Ave, Orlando, FL 32819
Distance from Universal Orlando: 3.6 mi.
Walking Distance to: Orange County Convention Center, IRide Trolley stop, shopping and restaurants. Across Shingle Creek Golf Course
Room Type: One and Two Bedroom Condominiums and Townhomes for up to 8 guests
Amenities: Luxury condos and town homes close to Universal Studios. The 2 bedroom / 2 bath pefect for 6 guests, while the 3 bedroom / 2 baths accommodate up to 8 guests. All units are equipped multiple master bedrooms, flat screen TV's/DVD players in each bedroom, computers with high speed internet and Wi-Fi,  large living area with elegant furnishings, fully equipped gourmet kitchen with major appliances & corian/granite countertops, private patio or balcony, luxurious linens and pillow-top restonic mattresses, washer and dryer in each unit.  The resort features a state of the art 10,000 sq. ft. clubhouse, movie theater, Internet library, spa, resort style pool with a multi-level deck, fitness center, a sports court, and of course the concierge service. The resort is located across Shingle Creek Championship Golf Club.
Free Transportation: Not available. You may contact USAChauffeur (407) 239-1551 or Mears Transportation at (407) 423-5566 for your transportation needs.
FREE Wi-Fi * FREE start up kit * FREE access to clubhouse
Hampton Inn and Suites

Hampton Inn and Suites

Number of Rooms: 108
Location: 7448 International Drive Orlando, Florida 32819
Distance from Universal Orlando: 1.3 mi.
Walking Distance to: Wet 'n Wild, IRide Trolley stop, shopping and restaurants
Room Type: Standard Rooms and Suites
Amenities: All our comfortable rooms on International Drive feature refrigerators, microwaves, coffeemakers, hairdryer, free WiFi, irons and cable TVs, large work areas with desks, lap desks, two-line phones, free WiFi and a free USA Today® delivered daily. Other amenities include, exercise room, swimming pool, Hampton’s free hot breakfast, meeting rooms for social or business functions.
Free Transportation: Not available. Contact guests services for transportation arrangements.
Free Parking * Free Hot Breakfast * Free WiFi
Ramada Plaza Resort

Ramada Plaza Resort

Number of Rooms: 295
Location: 6500 International Drive * Orlando, FL 32819
Distance from Universal Orlando: 0.8 mi.
Walking Distance to: Wet 'n Wild, Universal Orlando, IRide Trolley stop, shopping and restaurants
Room Type: Standard Rooms and Suites (5 guests with rollaway)
Amenities: Two 12-story towers offer 295 spacious guest rooms and suites featuring plush double queen beds or king beds, many with a lakefront view and a fantastic view of the Orlando skyline. Guests will enjoy complimentary breakfast daily, high speed wireless Internet access, free parking, free scheduled shuttle service to Walt Disney World® Resort, as well as Universal Orlando® Resort, plus access to a heated outdoor pool and spa with a lakeside view. All rooms feature, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, flat screen HDTV with cable, and in-room safe. One-bedroom suites feature a separate living & sleeping door with a privacy door separating each area. Each area offers a flat screen HDTV with extended cable including HBO, living area offers full size sleeper sofa (up to 2), upgraded kitchenette with granite counter, sink, two burner stove, microwave and refrigerator. Complimentary enhanced continental breakfast including champagne for guests staying in Superior, Luxury, or Club Level Suites.
Free shuttle to Universal Orlando: Yes, including Walt Disney World® Resort,  SeaWorld® Orlando, and Aquatica.
FREE shuttle * FREE Breakfast * FREE WiFi * No Resort Fees
Country Inn and Suites

Country Inn and Suites

Number of Rooms: 170
Location: 7701 Universal Boulevard, Orlando FL 32819
Distance from Universal Orlando: 3.1 mi.
Walking Distance to: International Drive restaurants and shopping, Wet 'n Wild, Orlando Eye, and IRide Trolley stop
Room Type: All suites hotel
Amenities: All suites hotel just minutes from Universal Orlando. Rooms feature soothing decor, plush beds, flat-screen LCD TVs, microwave, refrigerators, coffee maker, free high-speed Internet access, and free weekday USA TODAY® newspaper. Various suites are also available and offer additional perks such as a rejuvenating whirlpool tub and a spacious living area. Other standard amenities include: Cable with HBO, cribs, hair dryer, handicap-accessible rooms, iron/ironing board,  local calls and long-distance access (complimentary), radio/alarm clock, and rollaway beds.  The hotel features outdoor pool, fitness center and business center, complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast buffet and complimentary scheduled shuttle to Universal Orlando® Resort, SeaWorld® and Walt Disney World® theme parks.
Free shuttle to Universal Orlando: Yes, including SeaWorld® and Walt Disney World® theme parks.
FREE breakfast buffet * FREE WiFi * FREE Shuttle
Rosen Inn closest to Universal

Rosen Inn

Number of Rooms: 315
Location: 6327 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819
Distance from Universal Orlando: 0.8 mi.
Walking Distance to: Universal Orlando, Wet 'n Wild. IRide Trolley stop, shopping, restaurants and the Orlando Eye
Room Type: King bed (2 guests, 3 with extra bed) | Two double beds (4 guests, 5 guests with extra bed ) – Extra bed $15.00 per night
Amenities: The Rosen Inn features 315 renovated guestrooms. Guests have a choice of two double beds per guestroom or one king bed. Amenities include: 32″ flat screen HDTV cable with premium movie channels, free Wi-Fi, mini-refrigerator, microwave, coffee/tea maker, hair dryer, iron and iron board, A/C cooling and heat, and an electronic safe. Fully ADA compliant guestrooms are available upon request, which include roll-in showers. Other amenities include: swimming pool (heated seasonally), video arcade game room, lobby gift shop, packages accepted (receiving, storage, and handling fees apply), self-service laundry with detergent vending machine, valet dry cleaning service, hotel security 24-hours daily, and free parking. On-site restaurant serving buffet breakfast and dinner daily. Pet-friendly accommodations available at a nominal fee.
Free shuttle to Universal Orlando: Yes, including SeaWorld Orlando®, Wet 'n Wild® and Aquatica®.
FREE Wi-Fi * FREE shuttle * Kids Eat FREE * No Resort Fees
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Benefits of staying in Universal Studios area hotels:

  • Complimentary shuttle transportation to Universal Studios and Universal CityWalk saving you money on gas and daily parking fees of $17.00 per day at the theme park.
  • Complimentary Continental breakfast or full American breakfast buffet to all guest at no additional charge on select hotels.
  • Special discounts on shopping and dining throughout the park for all guests staying at "Universal Partner Hotels".
  • Much lower rates and more room space compared to Universal Orlando On Site Hotels.
  • Golf reservations and complimentary transportation to select area courses offered through the Golf Universal Orlando Program (select hotels).
  • Complimentary in room microwaves/refrigerators, free wireless high-speed internet, access to fitness rooms, self-parking, and many more amenities.
  • Easy access to the I-Ride Trolley, offering guests the most convenient and cost-saving transportation to shopping, dining, and entertainment.