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With many travel plans put on hold during 2020, there’s no better time to release the brakes on holiday-planning and get inspired for the family adventure of a lifetime at Universal Orlando Resort, Florida.

Perhaps you’ve spent lockdown re-watching your favourite movies and television shows and can’t wait to relive the thrills in real life. Universal Orlando Resort does more than bring your favourite fiction and characters to life; it lets you live with them.

Get your holidays for 2021 and beyond back on track and read on to find out why you won’t want to miss out on a Universal Orlando Resort holiday this year.

The resort hotels

Bigger and better than ever before, the resort hotels are a must for anyone looking for the ultimate theme-park holiday experience. Early park-admission, queue-skips, free transportation to and from your hotel to the parks and exclusive hotel-only events are just some of the benefits on offer to hotel guests. Think live character appearances when you least expect it, experiential dining options and an entertainment programme for the full family.

Each hotel is completely different, and you can choose from budget-friendly options to boutique-style luxury settings. Plus, you’ll find some of the best hotel names in the world – from Hard Rock Hotel® to Loews Sapphire Falls Resort.

Why not try the all new Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Dockside Inn and Suites. An all-new, carefree escape that perfectly blends the cool, calm feeling of a coastal retreat with the fun and convenience of staying in a Universal Orlando Resort hotel. With spacious, two-bedroom suites that sleep six, it’s a great spot for families to base their Universal holiday.

If you plan on spending the majority of your time in Orlando at the Universal Orlando Resort parks, then staying on-site can be a really great-value option.

Three incredible theme parks

Immerse yourself in the next generation of latest blockbuster entertainment, journey through the legendary worlds of incredible heroes and enjoy the thrills and relaxation of a tropical paradise like no other.

Step right into powerful stories, myths and legends at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. Here you’ll find The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ – Hogsmeade™, where you can ride the thrilling roller coaster, Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure™. You can also battle villains alongside Spider-Man and encounter dinosaurs in Jurassic Park. Plus, a new set of tracks is making its way through the jungles of Jurassic Park. Prepare to experience the Jurassic World VelociCoaster, coming to Universal’s Islands of Adventure this Summer!

Next door meet the mischievous Minions and join forces with the TRANSFORMERS as you unleash your imagination at Universal Studios Florida, where heart-pounding, cutting-edge attractions bring your favourite movies, television and more to life.

At Universal’s Volcano Bay water theme park, you’ll find an oasis of excitement along with luxuries that create an entirely new holiday experience.

Universal CityWalk at Universal Orlando

The hub of all entertainment, bars and dining venues at Universal Orlando Resort is Universal CityWalk. After a full-on day at the parks, head to CityWalk for your fill of the best food and drink in Orlando.

And, it’s not just packed with your favourite restaurants and diners. Enjoy limitless live entertainment, night-life and dancing as well as events and activities that will keep all ages entertained.

Fancy catching a movie on the best big-screen you’ve ever viewed? Head to Universal Cinemark where you can enjoy the best seat in town for experiential viewing experiences.

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