Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort

Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort

6550 Adventure Way, Orlando, FL 32819, United States
+1 407 503 4000

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About Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort

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Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort is a moderately priced hotel and resort located within walking distance of Universal Orlando theme parks and the Universal CityWalk dining and entertainment complex. Standard and suite rooms, a wide range of dining options, and two oversized pools make the Cabana Bay Beach Resort an attraction in and of itself.

Ideal for those who want to enjoy the best of Universal Orlando and have some relaxing pool time as well, the 2,200-room Cabana Bay Beach Resort features everything that a family needs to have a vacation that's relaxing and yet thrilling. Guests are treated to complimentary shuttle buses to the parks along with early park admission to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and some attractions at Universal's Volcano Bay Water Park. The hotel features two oversized pools with a waterslide and lazy river along with an on-site 10-lane bowling alley.

The decor at Cabana Bay is a throwback to the 1950s. Glitzy furnishings, pastel tones and plenty of retro kitsch give this resort an atmosphere that makes it feel like a true escape. But, this doesn't mean guests won't enjoy all the amenities and luxuries of the modern day as rooms and suites are complete with flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, coffee makers, and excellent views of the pool or Universal's Volcano Bay.

The Cabana Bay Beach Resort provides a wide array of dining options for families and adults. Seven bars and restaurants are located on the property including Starbucks, the classic 50s-style Bayliner Diner, and the Swizzle Lounge cocktail bar. Poolside dining and room service are also available, as is easy access to a number of off-site restaurants within walking distance.

Affordable prices, an excellent location, fun-filled attractions, and exclusive Universal Orlando theme park access make Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort a great choice for families.

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Rooms available at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort

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Amenities at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort

  • Outdoor pool
  • Water slide
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Sofa
  • Lockers
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Car rental
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Mini-market on site
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Pool and spa

  • Pool bar
  • Heated pool
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Water slide

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV
  • Smartphone dock

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Game room
  • Bowling
  • Table tennis


  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Picnic area

Family friendly

  • Children's television networks


  • Fitness center

Reviews of Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort

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8.0 Great
Pros:Close to universal resort. Great decoration and theme.
Cons:Requested park view, could see nothing but bamboo. Limited amount of pillows.
10.0 Excellent
Pros:We thought beds were very comfortable. Free Upgrade was great! Theme was fun and details were impressive.
Cons:Room furniture needed a little TLC. Nothing that upholstery cleaners couldn’t fix. But all in all very comfortable and spacious! Would definitely recommend and return.
6.5 Okay
Cons:We went to breakfast and talked with friends until 12:30 or 1:00 and were charged a second day for parking!!!!!!!!!
9.7 Excellent
Pros:We loved the resort and room decor, cleanliness, friendly staff, fun pool with water slide and lazy river, and the suite was set up perfect for getting ready with three kids (separate shower/toilet/sink and mirror). It was in an excellent location with easy access to the Universal parks. Shuttle was quick and easy. Our teens (18, 17 and 13) LOVED Cabana Bay!
9.4 Excellent
Pros:While not the most elegant place to stay it is a great value if you want to stay on Universal property. Early admission and bus transport to park made All the difference in our Harry Potter experience! And the cafeteria had very well prepared food (and large portions) for breakfast/dinner at a reasonable price. Important for us as my husband has to watch diet due to diabetes.
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6550 Adventure Way, Orlando, FL 32819

What's nearby

  • Universal's Islands of Adventure0.8 km
  • Wizarding World of Harry Potter0.8 km
  • Universal Orlando Resort1.5 km
  • Fun Spot America1.8 km
  • Orlando Premium Outlets International Drive2.4 km
  • Skeletons: Animals Unveiled2.6 km
  • SeaWorld Orlando6.3 km
  • Discovery Cove6.7 km
  • Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe9.2 km
  • La Nouba11.6 km
  • Magic Kingdom Park11.7 km
  • Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park12.3 km



Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort

  • If you’re staying at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort with your family, make sure to look for the character meet-and-greets that take place in the main lobby every Friday night. Additionally, your hotel key card will provide you with free access to some of the entertainment venues on City Walk, such as various musical performances and stand-up comedy acts, which you can receive more information about from the concierge desk.

  • Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort periodically hosts activities such as hula hoop competitions, allowing guests to burn some calories while also having fun. Additionally, there are several scenic walking trails that connect the hotel with the nearby theme parks and local sites.

  • Children under the age of 18 are able to stay at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort for free, while additional adults past the two-person minimum must pay a fee of approximately $15 per day that they stay in the hotel. Additionally, complimentary cribs can be provided in all rooms upon request at the front desk.

  • For guests that are flying into Orlando International Airport and traveling to Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort, it is possible to either rent a car, use a ridesharing application, or use public transportation. With no traffic or bad weather, the drive will take 20 to 25m, with a standard Uber costing approximately $23 and an UberXL costing approximately $33. Otherwise, it is possible to use the local bus system, such as lines 111, 37, and 21, which will take you upwards of 1h 15m without additional traffic.

  • For travelers that are staying at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort with large groups or families, consider booking one of the 430 sq ft Family Suites. Equipped with a small kitchenette, a compartmentalized bathroom, and beds for up to 6 people, these suites are an affordable option that will provide you with plenty of space without breaking the bank. Guests have the choice of either an interior suite or a suite next to an exterior hallway that provides access directly from the pool. The average prices for this suite range from approximately $250 to $350 per night. If you would prefer a basic room that is affordable provides guests with standard amenities, select the 300 sq ft Volcano Bay View Standard Room which ranges from $150 to $200 per night, has two queen-size beds, and offers scenic views of the nearby Universal's Volcano Bay Water Theme Park. (Prices checked 29/04/19).

  • Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort is located at 6550 Adventure Way in Florida Center, 12.3 km from the center of Orlando. Universal's Islands of Adventure is the closest landmark to Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort.

  • Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort.

  • Yes, Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort does not offer free parking.

  • No, Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort is 16.7 km from Orlando.

  • Yes, Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort has a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

12.3 km

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Distance to airport

16.7 km