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Top Choice Area in Universal Orlando Resort

Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Alan Gilmore and Stuart Craig, art director and production designer for the films, collaborated closely with the Universal Orlando Resort engineers to create what is without exception the most fantastically realized…
Top Choice Area in Universal Studios

Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley

Diagon Alley, lined with magical shops selling robes, Quidditch supplies, wands, brooms and more, leads to the massive Gringotts Bank, home to one of Universal Studio's multisensory thrill rides, Harry Potter and th…
Top Choice Area in Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Studios

Divided geographically by region-specific architecture and ambience and fabulously themed as a Hollywood backlot, Universal Studios' simulation-heavy rides and shows are dedicated to silver screen and TV icons. Drin…
Top Choice Area in Universal Orlando Resort

Islands of Adventure

Good ol' scream-it-from-the-rooftops, no-holds-barred, laugh-out-loud fun, packed with adrenaline rides and marvelous theming. Superheroes zoom by on motorcycles, roller coasters whiz overhead and plenty of rides wi…
Top Choice International in CityWalk

Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen

A delightfully quirky steampunk-meets-Willy-Wonka experience. Oh, and did we mention chocolate? If this description doesn't make sense, it isn't meant to, for that would spoil the surprise. Follow your nose here – h…
Top Choice Italian in Universal Orlando Resort

Mama Della’s Ristorante

Charming, cozy and friendly, with vintage wallpaper, dark wood and several rooms with romantic nooks. You really do feel like you're a welcomed guest at a private home nestled in Italy. Strolling musicians entertain…
Top Choice Carnival in Universal Orlando Resort

Halloween Horror Nights

Magnificently spooky haunted houses, gory thrills and over-the-top Halloween shows – watch for goblins, monsters and mummies roaming the streets, creeping up behind you, and remember, this is Universal, not Disney. …
Top Choice Lounge in Universal Orlando Resort

Velvet Bar

Trendy and sleekly stylized, with hardwood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows, zebra-fabric chairs and excellent martinis. On the last Thursday of the month, it hosts Velvet Sessions, a rock 'n' roll cocktail party wi…
Top Choice Bar in Universal Studios

Moe’s Tavern

Brilliantly themed Simpsons bar with Isotopes memorabilia, the Love Tester and Bart Simpson crank-calling the red rotary phone; it's as if you walked straight into your TV to find yourself at Homer's favorite neighb…
Top Choice Bar in Universal Orlando Resort

Strong Water Tavern

This sophisticated rum and tapas bar will transport you to the Caribbean. Rum barrel lids are suspended overhead, and other wood accents transform this hotel bar into an atmospheric, stylish place. You can take a jo…