Get an overview of this hotel15-story Orlando hotel close to International Drive

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Free WiFi
Swimming pool
Business center
Laundry facilities

Located in Orlando (Sand Lake), Crowne Plaza Orlando Universal is convenient to I-Drive 360 and Orange County Convention Center.

This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Pointe Orlando and Universal CityWalk™.

Make yourself at home in one of the 400 air-conditioned rooms featuring microwaves and LCD televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Enjoy recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands. If you're planning a day at a nearby theme park, you can hop on the complimentary shuttle.

Grab a bite at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from a poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Crowne Plaza Orlando Universal

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Crowne Plaza Orlando-Universal is located on Universal Boulevard, less than 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) from Universal Studios Florida and a quick walk from the world-renowned International Drive. The hotel offers complimentary shuttle services to SeaWorld, Aquatica, and the Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando theme parks.

This smoke-free Orlando hotel offers a heated outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. The business center is open 24 hours and offers computer access and fax and copy services; complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout. The hotel provides multiple conference and meeting rooms, banquet facilities, wedding and concierge services, luggage storage, and event catering. Exhibit space is available and audiovisual equipment is on hand. Parking is available onsite for a fee.

Elements Bar & Grille serves a full breakfast buffet with made-to-order omelettes, as well as à la carte items and entrees. Elements is also open for lunch & dinner.

  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Local Expert Concierge 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 400 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 15 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet


Long-term parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Free toiletries 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Microwave 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Elements Bar & Grille - Bistro restaurant serving American cuisine. Open for lunch and dinner and offers happy hour drinks and pool views. A children's menu is available.

Aqua Pool Bar - Poolside bar also serving lunch, lighter fare, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service is available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

This property accepts cash payment only upon check-out. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
This property will place an authorization for the total amount of your stay at the time of booking. The authorization may take up to 10 days after departure to be released. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 50.00 per day
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 17 for adults and USD 0.00 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 16 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 23 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

20% Off Excursions through Florida Dolphin Tours in Orlando

Book a stay now-June 30, 2018, in any room or rate category for travel now-July 31, 2018, and receive 20% off the price of excursions through Florida Dolphin Tours in Orlando.

Full details provided at check-in. Reservation for excursions must be made by visiting the Local Expert concierge desk located in the hotel lobby. Excursions must be purchased by June 30, 2018, for redemption by July 31, 2018. A maximum of 2 tickets per excursion may be purchased using this offer. Offer is only valid for excursions through Florida Dolphin Tours in Orlando carried by Local Expert. Additional tickets may be purchased at the regular retail rate. Taxes are included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

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