4.5 out of 5

Retro-styled Orlando resort with bowling alley

With a stay at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort, you'll be centrally located in Orlando, convenient to Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Universal Studios Florida®.

This family-friendly resort is within close proximity of SkyVenture Orlando and Universal's Islands of Adventure.

Make yourself at home in one of the 1800 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and iPod docking stations. 40-inch flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Partially open bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and coffee/tea makers.

Dip into one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools or 2 spa tubs and enjoy other recreational amenities, which include a lazy river. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, an arcade/game room, and gift shops/newsstands. If you're planning a day at a nearby theme park, you can hop on the complimentary shuttle.

Enjoy a meal at one of the resort's dining establishments, which include 3 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink from a bar/lounge or one of the 2 poolside bars. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, express check-out, and a 24-hour front desk. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This retro-styled resort offers classic style with modern conveniences. Play a few frames at the 1950s-themed bowling alley, drop a couple of quarters in the arcade games at the resort’s Game-O-Rama, or dive into one of the 2 swimming pools, one of which has a water slide and lazy river, before taking some time at the hotel’s fitness center. Grab some food at one of the 2 retro-themed restaurants, or grab a cocktail in the hotel’s Swizzle Lounge.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort. A Universal store is on site where guests can buy souvenirs or forgotten necessities. Guests also have access to parking (surcharge) and a free theme park shuttle.

Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort is a smoke-free property.

Guests at Universal Hotels Orlando receive these exciting benefits during their stay (see Promotions for details, terms, and conditions):

  • Early Park Admission* to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ one hour before the theme park opens (valid theme park admission required)
  • Complimentary transportation from hotel to Universal Orlando’s theme parks and Universal CityWalk®
  • Resort-wide charging privileges with room key card
  • Complimentary delivery of merchandise purchased across the resort to hotel
  • Complimentary accessˆ to select live entertainment venues at Universal CityWalk®
  • Scheduled transportation to Wet’n Wild® Waterpark (permanently closing December 31, 2016), SeaWorld®, and Aquatica®¹
  • Visits with select characters at hotel and special wake-up calls to guestroom
  • Golf Universal program² providing access to a nearby course

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Total number of rooms - 1800 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Lazy river 
  • Waterslide 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Children's pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Lazy river  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Bowling alley on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort offers 1800 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Orlando resort provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Bathrooms are partially open
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Connecting rooms available

Breakfast

Room service is available during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a waterslide and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bowling alley on site 

Accessibility

If you need to make requests for accessibility needs, please complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when booking your stay.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to hotel policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 12.00 per night
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • Cabana Bay Beach Resort
  • Cabana Bay Resort
  • Cabana Beach Bay
  • Cabana Resort
  • Universal's Cabana Bay
  • Universal's Cabana Bay Beach
  • Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort
  • Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort Hotel
  • Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort Hotel Orlando
  • Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort Orlando

You should know

Up to 3 children 17 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Universal Orlando® Resort Onsite Hotel Benefits

Guests receive these exciting benefits during their stay:

  • Early Park Admission* to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ one hour before the theme park opens (valid theme park admission required)
  • Complimentary transportation from hotel to Universal Orlando’s theme parks and Universal CityWalk®
  • Resort-wide charging privileges with room key card
  • Complimentary delivery of merchandise purchased across the resort to hotel
  • Complimentary accessˆ to select live entertainment venues at Universal CityWalk®
  • Scheduled transportation to Wet’n Wild® Waterpark (permanently closing December 31, 2016), SeaWorld®, and Aquatica®
  • Visits with select characters at hotel and special wake-up calls to guestroom
  • Golf Universal program² providing access to a nearby course
Guests may purchase discounted Universal theme park tickets via the "Things to Do" section of this Web site.

HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. (s16)

*Early Park Admission begins one (1) hour prior to regularly scheduled park opening to one (1) Universal Orlando theme park as determined by Universal Orlando. Valid at select attractions at each park. Additional restrictions may apply.

ˆValid for registered on-site hotel guests for the length of stay. Not valid for separately ticketed concerts and special events. Some venues require ages 21 or older for admission. Valid Photo ID required. Does not include admission to AMC® Universal Cineplex 20 with IMAX®, the Blue Man Group show or Hollywood Drive-in Golf™. Subject to availability. Restrictions apply and benefits are subject to change without notice.

¹Scheduled transportation to SeaWorld Orlando, Wet 'n Wild and Aquatica is provided via Super Star Shuttle with departures based on regular operating hours. Must be booked one day in advance and up to 30 minutes prior to departure. Shuttle service does not run continuously. Boarding passes for the Super Star Shuttle required and available at the Attraction Ticket Center located in the hotel lobby. Not valid for Special Events or Groups.

²Complimentary transportation for groups of four available on a limited basis. Transportation for one (1) - three (3) players requires a surcharge. Program and transportation are subject to change without notice and not valid with any other promotions or discounts.

Cabana Bay Beach Resort © 2016 UCF Hotel Venture II. All rights reserved. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2016 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.


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