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Universal's Hard Rock Hotel

Star Rating: 5.0
  • Florida Center
  • Located 22 minutes from Orlando International Airport - 5800 Universal Blvd.,
  • Orlando, FL, 32819 US
  • Universal's Hard Rock Hotel
  • Florida Center
  • Located 22 minutes from Orlando International Airport - 5800 Universal Blvd.
  • Orlando, FL, 32819 US


The coolest hotel on the planet. Live like a rock star and savor 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.

Save $20 per person when you buy your tickets in advance through JetBlue Vacations! *Savings are calculated by comparing online price to front gate price. Actual savings: $20 per adult and child ticket. Price is pretax.

Live Concerts, Cajun Cuisine, Nightly Mardi Gras Parade and More Bring the Spirit of The Big Easy to Florida’s Biggest Party Feb. 3 – April 7

Exclusive Theme Park Benefits:

FREE† Universal Express Unlimited™ ride access to skip the regular lines at most popular attractions in Universal Studios Florida™ and Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ all day, including all your favorites in both lands of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™. That’s a value of $129.99 per person, per day** (Valid theme park admission required. Not valid at Universal’s Volcano Bay™).

Early Park Admission* to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ and Universal’s Volcano Bay™ one hour before the theme parks open. (Valid theme park admission required.)

Complimentary transportation from your hotel to Universal Orlando’s three theme parks and Universal CityWalk™.

Other exciting benefits:
  • Resort-wide charging privileges with your room key card
  • Complimentary delivery of merchandise purchased throughout the resort to your hotel
  • Complimentary access^ to select live entertainment venues at Universal’s CityWalk™.
  • Priority seating at select Universal Orlando™ restaurants
  • Visits with select characters at your hotel and special wake-up calls to your room
  • Golf Universal program makes it easy to play a nearby course.+

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ Legal:
HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. (s18)

Early Park Admission Legal:
*Early Park Admission begins one (1) hour prior to regularly scheduled park opening to either Universal Studios Florida™ or Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ as determined by Universal Orlando and Universal’s Volcano Bay™. Valid at select attractions at each park. Additional restrictions may apply.

Universal Express Unlimited™ Legal:
†Based on average price of a 2-Park Universal Express Unlimited™ pass ranging between $99.99 and $169.99. **Requires theme park admission. Valid at Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure. Not valid at Pteranodon Flyers™ at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. Excludes separately ticketed events. Benefit not valid for guests staying at Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort, and Universal’s Aventura Hotel (Opening 2018) or for Universal’s Volcano Bay. Valid for the number of guests staying in the room for the length of hotel stay. Available during normal theme park operating hours only. Additional restrictions may apply and benefits are subject to change without notice.

Universal CityWalk™ Complimentary Access Legal:
*Valid 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 and a cover charge 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.

Golf Universal Program Legal:
+Complimentary transportation for groups of four (4) or more 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.


  • 3 Restaurants, 1 Bar, 1 Grab and Go
  • The Palm – Famed New York steakhouse specializing in American fare and Italian specialties
  • The Kitchen – A variety of tantalizing cuisines with a rock ‘n’ roll attitude
  • Velvet Bar – Orlando’s coolest spot for cocktails and conversation
  • BeachClub – A poolside bar and grill serving entrées, snacks and refreshing cocktails
  • Emack & Bolio’s Marketplace – An ice cream parlor serving award-winning ice cream, sorbets,frozen yogurts and Starbucks® Coffee
  • Guests can take advantage of the hotel dining shuttle which provides free transportation to and fromUniversal Orlando on-site hotel restaurants.


  • 12,000 sq. ft. sand beach pool with underwater music and waterslide
  • Sand volleyball court
  • 2 hot tubs
  • Complimentary access to body rock ® fitness center
  • Velvet Sessions - Rock ‘n’ roll cocktail party on the last Thursday of each month (excluding November and December) featuring a live concert from legendary rock bands (fees apply, must be 21+)
  • Dive-In Movie - Enjoy some of your favorite movies poolside every Saturday at dusk (weather permitting).
  • Game room
  • Priceless collection of rock n’ roll memorabilia
  • Hard Rock ® Rock Shop
  • Jogging & walking paths
  • Golf Universal Orlando™
  • Velvet Unplugged - Velvet Unplugged is a laid back acoustic show in the heart of the Hard Rock Hotel at
  • Universal Orlando. You can reserve a table for two or four or come and hang we have plenty of standing room.
  • Wine Riffs - is a quarterly event that features one winery that will come and tell their stories as you indulge in the culinary pairings from our chefs, and feel the emotions of the music soundtracks that tie them all together. Join us for an evening exploring the relationship between wine, food, and music.
Nearby Points of Interest:

The recreational activities and points of interest below are available either on-site or nearby.

  • Universal Studios Florida™
  • Universal’s Islands of Adventure™
  • Universal’s Volcano Bay™
  • Universal CityWalk™
  • Mandara® Spa at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel
  • Galaxy Bowl™ 10-Lane Bowling Alley at Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort
  • Golf Universal Orlando™
  • International Drive Attractions
  • Orange County Convention Center
Fees may apply/

Additional Information

  • Located 22 minutes from Orlando International Airport
  • Located in the heart of Universal Orlando
  • Hotel check-in 4 p.m.,
  • Hotel check out 11 a.m.
  • Minimum check in age 21
  • Pets are allowed at an additional fee per night.
  • Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Maximum occupancies may require a rollaway at $25 per day (plus tax). Only one rollaway is permitted per room.
  • A self parking fee will be charged per night for overnight hotel guests (plus tax).
  • A valet parking fee will be charged per night should a guest choose to valet (plus tax).
Please note that policies, benefits and pricing are

Terms and Conditions


JetBlue does not guarantee that changes can be made on all or parts of packages. To the extent changes can be made, changes must be made 7 days or more prior to the scheduled departure date, are based on availability, and are subject to a fee of $150 per person plus any increase in package price. Name changes are not permitted. A change in the number of occupants per room may change the price of the package. If any changes involve an increase in price/rate, payment will be required at the time of change and the changes will not be effective until payment is received and availability is confirmed by the Travel Suppliers. Terms of change may vary and additional fees may apply to cancellations during holiday travel periods. You will be advised of those additional terms at the time of booking. Changes may be made only by calling 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583). No changes will be accepted by email or online. If a change is not made in accordance with JetBlue`s change policy, all money associated with the package will be forfeited. See Terms and Conditions for additional restrictions.


All cancellations must be made 7 days or more prior to scheduled departure date and are subject to a fee of $150 per person. Any remaining amount may be applied to a future JetBlue Vacations package and is valid for one year from the date of cancellation. JetBlue Vacations credits may not be used for air-only travel on JetBlue Airways. No refunds will be given for cancellations. Terms of cancellation may vary and additional fees may apply to cancellations during holiday travel periods. You will be advised of those additional terms at the time of booking. Changes may be made only by calling 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583). No changes will be accepted by email or online. If a cancellation is not made in accordance with JetBlue`s cancellation policy, all money associated with the package will be forfeited. See Terms and Conditions for additional restrictions.

Driving directions

  • Universal`s Hard Rock Hotel
    5800 Universal Blvd.
    Orlando, Florida, 32819
    (888) 832-7155

    Directions From Orlando International Airport: Head south on Airport Blvd. Continue onto Jeff Fuqua Blvd. Continue onto South Semoran Blvd North. Take the ramp onto FL-528 W* and keep right at the fork, follow signs for I-4 East Downtown/Orlando and merge onto I-4 E. Take exit 75A toward FL-435 S/International Dr and turn left onto Universal Blvd. Make a U-turn and destination will be on the right . *SR528 is a toll road. Cost is $1.50.
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