Wingate by Wyndham @ Universal Studios & Convention Center
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
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TripAdvisor Reviews Wingate by Wyndham @ Universal Studios & Convention Center Orlando
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What a wonderful day. Today is my birthday (I'm 59), and Jeff and I had lunch at the Leaky Cauldron!!
We got up and drove to Universal. We aren't carrying much today - just fanny packs for water bottles, tissues, keys and our "just-in-case" ponchos.
When we get to the park entrance I tell the attendant that it is my birthday and I get this button. It is thanks to dear Chrysta ( my friend and daughter-in-law) that I know about the ...
... a guy came out asking if he could help, I explained why we were there and showed him all the paperwork I was told to bring, to which he replied "we do not need all of that all I need is the airway bill and your vin number and I will do the rest" I handed him the airway bill he filled in all the forms and then asked me if I could read him the vin number from the log book as the print was to small and he would have to go and get his glasses. ...
... is very limiting. We had some issues with the fast pass and we discovered whilst some staff could make bookings/changes across parks other staff were unable to do so. In one case the fast pass completely failed with half our family booked on one attraction and the other half on another yet we were supposed to all be booked on both. The Universal Fast Pass is far superior to Disney’s pass especially if you are travelling ...
... impressed and it was under $100 a night We were to late to buy tickets for Disney world for the day so we just walked to Downtown disney for some lunch and then watched Dumb and Dumber 2 at the cinema. After this we caught a taxi to the factory outlets for a look and then back to the hotel for tea in the restaurant ...
We had a chill out day at Blizzard Beach, all a bit tired out. Great water rides and literally buckets of ice creams. They also had an ice cream with bacon bits in it, can't say we were tempted.
At night we ate a lovely meal at our hotel, at Olivia's Cafe. Good food, especially the banana bread pudding. Gary & I failed to finish it even though we shared.