Keyword: Universal Orlando
Set to begin opening in the summer of 2019, the hotels will consist of a combined 2,800 guestrooms, including 1,450 two-bedroom suites.
Comcast Corporation, the owner of Universal Orlando, said earlier this year it wants to double or triple the brand's footprint in Florida.
The new hotel has 1,000 rooms, helping Universal Orlando's total room count reach 5,200.
The company submitted plans to the city for a 600-room development south of Universal’s Sapphire Falls resort, which is opening July 14.