SOURCE: The Ritz-Carlton

The Ritz-Carlton

August 24, 2011 10:24 ET

The Ritz-Carlton, Orlando Family Resort's Children's Programs Offer Kids a Mini-Vacation of Their Own

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - Aug 24, 2011) - A popular destination for soaking up the sun, Florida is home to The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes -- one of the premier family-friendly Orlando vacation resorts with activities for guests of all ages.

Spend the day on the beach, lounging at the pool, or at a nearby attraction as a family. Or indulge in a round of championship golf, kayaking through the Everglades on an eco-tour, or fly-fishing on the 90-acre Shingle Pond while the kids have a mini-vacation of their own at The Ritz Kids® Club.

From structured indoor activities to an array of outdoor play, this Orlando family resort's kids' program offers a variety of supervised activities specifically designed for children ages five to 12. Popular options include:

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Playground Play
  • Computer, Board Game, and Video Game Challenges
  • Obstacle Courses and Relay Races
  • Karaoke and Dance Parties
  • Foosball and Table Tennis Tournaments
  • Outdoor Adventures
  • Surrey Bike Rides
  • Games and Sports

Other recreational activities for younger guests include daily fish feeding, lady bug release, self-guided nature walks, butterfly gardens and organized pool games. Additional services offered at this family-friendly Orlando vacation resort include nanny service, a Protect Our Little Ones package to child-proof your guest room, a wading pool and playground just for children, and healthy menu items designed to appeal to your youngest travelers. The resort's spa also offers a variety of treatments, services and therapies for teens ages 14 to 17.

To start planning a family vacation or to explore all of this Orlando family resort's children's offerings, guest rooms and amenities, visit

About The Ritz-Carlton
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 76 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 38 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, an award that originated in 1987. Its purpose is to promote the awareness of quality excellence, recognize quality achievements of companies and publicize successful quality strategies. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company won the award in 1992 and 1999. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR).

Contact Information

  • Media Contact
    The Ritz-Carlton, Orlando
    (407) 206-2400