ORLANDO -- Universal Orlando Resorts introduced four vacation
packages that use two Loews-managed on-site hotels -- the 750-room
Portofino Bay and the 650-room Hard Rock.
Meanwhile, a third Loews property, the 1,000-room Royal Pacific
Resort, will offer packages in July 2002 when it opens.
Highlights of packages, at either the Portofino Bay or the Hard
Rock, follow:Ultimate Adventure, two nights, from $329 per person, double,
for persons 18 years of age and older; $135 for those ages 10 to
17, and $105 for children ages 3 to 9.
Covered are accommodations, unlimited admission to Islands of
Adventure and Universal Studios for the duration of the stay, a
CityWalk Party Pass, a movie pass to the Universal Cineplex,
priority admission to theme park rides and one lunch or dinner at
the Hard Rock Cafe or another dining venue, including tax and a
child's souvenir.Ultimate Couples Getaway, two nights, from $389 per
Included are a room, unlimited admission to both Universal parks
for the length of stay; a CityWalk Party Pass, a Cineplex movie
pass; early park admission on selected days; priority access to
park attractions, and one lunch or dinner at the Hard Rock Cafe
Orlando or another dining venue.
Also featured are one lunch or one dinner at a choice of four
restaurants, including Lombard's Landing at the Universal Studios
theme park.VIP package, three nights, priced from $719 for adults 18 years
of age and older; $405 for children ages 10 to 17, and $355 for
kids ages 3 to 9.
The plan includes accommodations, unlimited admission to both
parks for the length of stay; five-hour, escorted VIP tours of each
park with priority admission to rides and preferred seating;
CityWalk Party Pass, a Cineplex movie pass; selected luncheons or
dinners at a variety of Universal restaurants; souvenir photos, and
a child's gift.Ultimate Sun 'n' Fun, five nights, from $605 for guests ages 18
and older; $145 for those 10 to 17, and $115 for children ages 3 to
Included are three nights at one of the Loews hotels and two at
the Sheraton Sand Key Resort in Clearwater Beach; unlimited
admission to the Universal parks for the length of stay; CityWalk
Party Pass; a Cineplex movie pass; early park admission on selected
days; priority admission to rides; one lunch or dinner at the Hard
Rock cafe or another restaurant, and a child's gift.
For additional information, call (800) BE-A-STAR or view the
company's Web site at www.universalorlando.com.