Sports & Recreation

Staff Pick

Best New Building in Orlando 

Universal's Volcano Bay, Universal Studios

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Universal's Volcano Bay Universal Studios 407-363-8000

universalorlando.com

Chunky glass and steel towers rising oh-so-architecturally from the street? Bo-ring! Craggy Polynesian volcano bulging with yellow and green tubes, gushing with water and festooned with tiki heads?? Now that's more like it. There's another skyline besides Orlando's rather yawny downtown, and it's our theme-park skyline. The 20-story tall Volcano Bay, art-directed with authentic scenic painting, is uniquely Orlando and fun: Wave pools and water coasters replace parking garages and cubicle farms.

(Sorry, no information is currently available for other years in this same award category.)

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