Ritz Kids introduces our young guests to the natural wonders of the island through a variety of hands-on adventures. Designed for children ages 5 through 12, the supervised program entertains kids with educational games and activities featuring a different theme each day. Ritz Kids programs are offered seasonally. Activities, hours of operations, and pricing are subject to change. The current fall and winter program is available Friday through Sunday. Please contact Ritz Kids for further details.
Majestic Macaw MONDAY
- Facts on blue and gold macaws
- Stain-A-Frame parrot
- Meet, greet and feed Amelia
Terrific Tidal TUESDAY
- Facts on ocean tides
- Ocean ecosystem diorama
- High tide sandcastle building
Wonderful Wing WEDNESDAY
- Facts on the native birds of the island
- Binocular craft
- Nature walk around the property
Totally Turtle THURSDAY
- Facts on sea turtles
- Paint a carved wood turtle
- Sea turtle sand sculpting
Fantastic Fin FRIDAY
- Facts on sharks
- Paint a wood shark
- Examine and classify different types of shark teeth
Super Swashbuckling SATURDAY
- Facts on Amelia Island Pirates and Isle of 8 Flags history
- Color your own pirate flag
- Construct a time capsule using new pirate names
Spectacular Sand Dune SUNDAY
- Facts on sand dunes
- Sand art
- Build your own dune system at the beach
Children should bring bathing suits, shoes, sunscreen and dry clothes.
Our full day program takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, includes juice, snacks and lunch. The program fee is $90 for the first child, $80 for each additional child. Our half day program includes juice and snacks and is available each morning from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., and each afternoon from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The program fee is $60 for the first child, $55 for each additional child. An optional lunch may be included for an additional $15.
*24-hour advance reservations are requested.
The Ritz-Carlton Summer Tennis Camp for Kids
Each camp provides young athletes with the opportunity gain new skills while having lots of fun in a positive environment. Campers learn from The Ritz-Carlton professional staff giving them the opportunity to become better tennis players. Join us this summer at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island Tennis Camp for a fun and unforgettable experience!
June 10-14, 17-21, 24-28
July 9-13, 16-20, 23-27, 30-August 3
July 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, July 29- Aug 2
August 5-9, 12-16
10 years and younger
8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
11 years and older
10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Easter Holiday Summer Camp
10 years and younger
1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
11 years and older
3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
$100 per week/child or $30 Daily fee. Camps will have a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 10 per session. Reservations required and can be made by calling the Resort Tennis Shop at (904) 491-6703.
Children, ages 5-12, get a break from Mom and Dad with supervised movies, games and watersports during Kids Night Out.
The program fee is $60 for the first child, $55 for each additional child. Dinner is included. Available from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. every Friday and Saturday evening. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $15 per hour, per child.
*24-hour advance reservations are required.
Kids Story Time
Children will delight in tales of fantasy and adventure during story-time in the Ritz Kids® room. Offered daily at 10 a.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Toddler Craft Time
Create a special souvenir to commemorate your island vacation during the toddler craft time in the Ritz Kids® room. Offered daily at 3 p.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.
Tuck-ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday evenings. $50 per child.
24-hour advance reservations are requested. Cancellations must be received within four hours of the program start time, or full charges will be applied to the guest account.
For our guests younger than 12, our chefs have created a special offer at select dining venues within the resort. Whether the little ones choose their favorite lunch by the pool or enjoy dinner in Café 4750, all food and beverage choices from the children’s menu are included.
The Kids’ Meal Plan includes:
- Breakfast buffet at Café 4750
- Lunch from the children’s menu at Ocean Bar & Grill or Café 4750
- Dinner from the children’s menu at Café 4750 or Salt
Pricing: The Kids’ Meal Plan is available for $35 per day, per child 12 years of age and younger.
Price is per day, per child and excludes tax and gratuity. The package applies for children 12 years of age and younger. Meal Plan must be purchased for entire length of stay prior to arrival or during check-in and does not apply to any other restaurants, venues or special events. No reimbursement for unused portions. Children must be accompanied by an adult and display wristband. Subject to availability.
A fabulous game room for families – Our Space boasts a cool, modern look and the latest technology featuring flat screen televisions, the latest gaming systems, and timeless favorites like air hockey. Our Space also features a private movie theater and a large collection of DVDs. Our Space is open daily from 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. A fee may apply