See also: Best Resorts in Disney World and Best Resorts in Orlando
Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando
It's hard to beat the convenience of Universal Orlando's on-site hotels. The most affordable of the three, the Hard Rock Hotel has a sandy bottom pool and rock 'n roll memorabilia. All of the Universal Orlando hotels provide guests with free front-of-line passes for Universal rides and attractions, free on-site transportation, and free package delivery to guest rooms.
Nightly rates from $180.
Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando
The most luxurious of the three on-site hotels, the Portofino is themed after a lakeside village in Italy.
Nightly rates from $250.
Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando
Universal's newest luxury hotel offers a South Seas theme, Loews quality, and benefits for theme park goers.
Nightly rates from $200.
Homewood Suites by Hilton - Orlando Universal
Value hotel with one-bedroom suites on International Drive near shopping and restaurants with complimentary transportation to the theme parks.
Nightly rates from $150.
Residence Inn Orlando SeaWorld/International Center
Large studio, one- and two-bedroom suites about a 1/4 mile from Universal Orlando and SeaWorld, with a free shuttle.
Nightly rates from $80.