Google Map of the Hard Rock Hotel in Orlando

Great Location near Universal Orlando

The Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando Map shows how close this property is to the Universal Theme Parks that you can take a leisurely walk through beautiful gardens to get to them. If you have really small kids and will be using a stroller, you might want to take one of the water taxis to reduce a little bit of the walking that you will have throughout the day. If you decide that you would like to visit other attractions while you are in Orlando, the Disney Parks and Seaworld are only about 20 – 30 minutes south of your location. It is hard to beat the location.

From Orlando Intl Airport

  • Distance: 16.2 mi
  • Use the right lane to take the ramp onto FL-528 W/FL-528 Toll W
  • Take exit 4 for Florida’s Turnpike toward US-17/US-92/US-441/Orange Blossom Tr
  • Take exit 259 to merge onto I-4 W toward Tampa
  • Take exit 75B to merge onto FL-435 N/S Kirkman Rd
  • Turn left onto Major Blvd
  • Use the 2nd from the right lane to turn right at the 1st cross street onto Universal Blvd
  • Make a U-turn
  • You have arrived at the Orlando Hard Rock Hotel

From Tampa

  • Distance: 78.2 miles
  • Take I-4 East
  • Use the left lane to merge onto State Rte 435 N/S Kirkman Rd
  • Turn left onto Major Blvd
  • Use the 2nd from the right lane to turn right at the 1st cross street onto Universal Blvd
  • Make a U-turn
  • You have arrived at the Orlando Hard Rock Hotel

From Miami

  • Distance: 232 miles
  • Take I-95 N
  • Exit 12A for FL-826 W/Florida’s Turnpike
  • Take exit 259 to merge onto I-4 W toward Tampa
  • Take exit 75B to merge onto FL-435 N/S Kirkman Rd
  • Turn left onto Major Blvd
  • Use the 2nd from the right lane to turn right at the 1st cross street onto Universal Blvd
  • Make a U-turn
  • You have arrived at the Orlando Hard Rock Hotel

From Daytona Beach

  • Distance: 64.4 miles
  • I-4 W toward Tampa
  • Take exit 75B to merge onto FL-435 N/S Kirkman Rd
  • Turn left onto Major Blvd
  • Use the 2nd from the right lane to turn right at the 1st cross street onto Universal Blvd
  • Make a U-turn
  • You have arrived at the Orlando Hard Rock Hotel

How to get to the Universal parks from the Hard Rock Resort?

The Hard Rock Resort is the closest property to the Universal Orlando Theme Parks. You can quite literally, walk out of the back of the hotel and strut for 0.2 miles and you will be at the entrance to Universal Orlando. You can also take a bus or Water Taxi if you prefer.