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Hard Rock Hotel®

Hard Rock Hotel®

5 star hotel

Premier

11090 Reviews

Universal Orlando Resort™

  • Hotels & Parks benefits
  • Universal Express UnlimitedTM Skip the regular park queues!†
  • Early Park Admission*
  • FREE Transportation

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Overview

The coolest hotel on the planet. Live like a rock star and savour the perks of rock ‘n’ roll royalty with impeccable surroundings, laid-back luxurious style and show-stopping service. Supremely talented chefs offer culinary nirvana from a famed steakhouse to delicious American classic cuisine. The sweeping California mission-style design—inspired by classic rock music—welcomes you to escape to a sensational world with a palm-lined swimming pool featuring underwater music, incredible rock memorabilia and exceptional entertainment—including famous names live in concert.

Please note that a charge of $35 per day plus tax is payable locally for a rollaway bed - subject to change (one rollaway bed permitted per room)

  • Highlights

    Staying on-site is the best way to experience all that Universal Orlando Resort™ has to offer. As you’re actually staying in Universal you'll receive special theme park benefits exclusive to Universal hotel guests. When you check in at the Hard Rock Hotel® you’ll enjoy the perks of a rock 'n' roll lifestyle with the theme park benefits below…

    • SKIP THE REGULAR LINES with FREE† Universal Express Unlimited™ ride access including your favourites in both lands of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™.
    • EARLY PARK ADMISSION* to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ or Universal’s Volcano Bay™
    • FREE WATER TAXIS & SHUTTLES so it’s always a quick hop between your hotel and the parks
    • RESORT-WIDE CHARGING PRIVILEGES with your room key.
    • COMPLIMENTARY MERCHANDISE DELIVERY to your hotel from shops across Universal.
    • COMPLIMENTARY CITYWALK™ ACCESS^ to select venues for the length of your stay.
    • PRIORITY SEATING at many restaurants throughout Universal.
  • Location

    Located approx. 20 minutes from Orlando International Airport, 50 minutes from Sanford Airport, and on-site at Universal Orlando Resort™, like we said before when you stay at Cabana Bay Beach Resort you are literally in Universal! You can use the walking paths or take a short shuttle ride and be at the parks or Universal CityWalk™ in minutes. Plus you are really close to everything else Orlando has to offer too. Here you are right in the heart of the action.

  • Parking Charges

    Hotel parking charges (payable locally and subject to change):

    Self parking at $28 plus tax per night for overnight guests
    Valet parking at $37 plus tax per night for overnight guests

  • Facilities

    • Pool with underwater music
    • Waterslide
    • Sand volleyball court
    • 2 Hot tubs
    • Complimentary fitness centre
    • Game room
    • Hard Rock® Rock Shop
    • Jogging & walking paths
    • Velvet Sessions - Rock ‘n’ roll cocktail party (last Thurs each month, excl. Nov & Dec. Fees apply. Age 21+)
  • Accessibility

    Wheelchair accessible are rooms available on request. Please note that these rooms are subject to availability and may be restricted to specific room categories and bedding arrangements. Rooms and facilities vary between hotels so please check at the time of booking.
  • Resort Address

    5800 Universal Blvd

    Orlando

    32819

    Florida

Hotel Facilities

  • Bar
  • Business Center
  • Children’s Playground
  • Concierge Services
  • Feature Pool
  • Free Transportation to Theme Parks
  • Hair Salon
  • Health Club
  • Pool with Slide
  • Quick-Service Dining
  • Restaurants
  • Signature Dining
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table-service Dining
  • Valet Parking
  • Wheelchair Access

Our top tips

Parking in the Universal Orlando car park costs $12 per day. For an extra $5 you can have a ‘preferred’ parking space, or go for the VIP treatment and valet park for $20 per day. But if you arrive after 6pm, the cost of parking is only $3, and night owls who show up after 10pm can park for free.

Universal Orlando Resort™

Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando. From April 20 through June 15, 2020 The Kitchen restaurant will undergo renovations. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch will be available in Velvet Bar, lower lobby or Avalon Ballroom. Nightly entertainment will continue as well as live music at the Sunday brunch.

Dining

  • 24-Hour Room Service

    24-Hour Room Service

    We're on call every hour, every day. If it's a midnight snack your craving, you'll find a great selcetion of menu options to choose from.

  • Beachclub

    Beachclub

    It's time you did "poolside" like a rock star: lounging in the sun while a server keeps your drink fresh and your stomach full. Whether you're spending the day soaking in the pool, relaxing in a cabana or working on your tan, this beachy bar and grill is at your service. Cool off with a frozen cocktail, cold beer or refreshing fountain drink. When hunger strikes, snacks and appetizers can be ordered and enjoyed in the open-air restaurant or right from your chair.

    And beachclub even brings the entertainment, with live bands or a DJ out during the day and projected movies playing at night. Cancel your photo shoots and interviews—the only thing on the agenda is sipping, snacking and sprawling like the celeb you are.

  • Emack & Bolio's Marketplace

    Emack & Bolio's Marketplace

    Boston, 1975: Rock 'n' roll is everywhere – and so are touring musicians – but the clubs close abruptly at midnight. So music lawyer Bob Rook created a mellow after-hours hangout (the original Emack & Bolio's), complete with outrageous frozen treats and legendary acoustic tunes.

    Emack & Bolio's constantly keeps things fresh by coming up with creative new flavours for their award-winning ice cream, sorbet, and frozen yogurt. Enjoy grab-and-go breakfast selections, milkshakes, smoothies, savoury snacks, and coffee in addition to scoops of Twisted Dee-Light, Deep Purple Chip, S'mOreo, and much more at this uber-cool shop.

  • The Kitchen

    The Kitchen

    You'll feel like the centre of your very own entourage when you head to this hot local hangout famous for amped-up American favourites. It's the perfect place to sip mimosas and bloody Marys at breakfast, chow down on shrimp tacos and empanadas for lunch, or dig into their famous mac and cheese for dinner. But don't forget the encore. They've got some of the most jaw-dropping desserts you've ever seen. You may need your friends to help you finish.

    Adorned with memorabilia from visiting celebrities who’ve stopped in (and could pop by again) to do some cooking, The Kitchen mixes a fun rock 'n' roll vibe with casual dining. The Kid's Crib offers little rockers their own play area, and they also feature entertainment and special events on select nights.

  • The Palm

    The Palm

    Bringing the legacy of the famous New York steakhouse to Universal Orlando Resort™, The Palm is the place to find a superb meal in an uptown atmosphere. The caricatures of celebrities on the walls are a nod to the original Palm restaurant's roots in the newspaper district of Manhattan, where famous cartoonists would often exchange drawings for their meals.

    World-renowned for prime aged steaks and massive Nova Scotia lobsters, The Palm's menu features honest, satisfying dishes that reflect the best of an Italian-American heritage. Finish your meal with a signature dessert and authentic Lavazza coffee (Italy's favourite) to get the full taste of this sophisticated big city staple.

  • Velvet Bar

    Velvet Bar

    Undeniably cool with true rock star swagger, this sleek lobby-level bar is the perfect place to catch up with your entourage. Dark wood, red leather, and rich fabrics create the vibe of an exclusive VIP room. Come in for a night of tasty appetizers and live music, or spend a laidback evening sipping wine on the veranda. Suave and stylish, Velvet will be a smooth start or finish (or both) to your evening.

    The last Thursday of every month (excluding November and December), Velvet Bar hosts the award-winning Velvet Sessions* in the lobby lounge. These incredible rock 'n' roll parties showcase different specialty cocktails along with fabulous finger foods and live music from legendary bands. Past performers include Bret Michaels, Joan Jett, Foreigner, Eddie Money, Blue Oyster Cult, and many more.

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