4012 Central Florida Parkway, Orlando, Florida 32837 U.S.A.
Phone:  +1 (407) 206-2400   •  Map & Directions


Give your child an Orlando family vacation memory that will last a lifetime.

As Jean-Michel Cousteau says, All kids start out as scientists, constantly asking ‘Why? What’s that? How does it work?’ Ritz Kids resort experiences tap into that innate curiosity by introducing our youngest guests to both the natural wonders and the rich cultural traditions of our Orlando resort location. Immersive and adventurous, the resort experiences provide your child with enthralling activities to reward their interest in the beauty and workings of the world we live in. With a diverse collection of activities based on the four pillars of the program – water, land, environmental responsibility and culture – kids are swept away by everything from coral reefs and forests, to recycling and sustainability, storytelling, art and even food.

Ritz Kids Program
Our Ritz Kids drop off program offers a variety of supervised physical and creative activities designed especially for children aged 4 to 12. Ritz Kids has something for every child on vacation.

  • Outdoor Activities 
  • Obstacle Courses and Relay Races 
  • Karaoke and Dance Parties 
  • Arts and Crafts and so much more!

Daily 12 - 10 p.m.*
*Ritz-Carlton Club Level and Executive Suite guests: complimentary for up to three children per room, per day. All other guests: complimentary two hours for up to two children per room, per day; additional hours at $20 per hour, per child.

Open Play for All Ages!
We invite families to join us in Ritz Kids for open play. All ages can join in crafts, games and movies.

Daily 11 a.m. - 12 p.m., Complimentary. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Eco-Fun Program Schedule

Environmentally-focused programs utilize outdoor adventures, interactive presentations, group discussions as well as performances and art to engage young guests.

Monday - Create a Culture
1 p.m.: Create a Flag
4 p.m.: Cultural Masks

Tuesday - Trash Bag
1 p.m.: Recycled Art
4 p.m.: Scavenger Hunt

Wednesday - Who Needs Seeds?
1 p.m.: Sun Catchers
4 p.m.: Kinder-Garden

Thursday: For the Birds
1 p.m.: DIY Birdfeeder
4 p.m.: Scavenger Hunt

*Complimentary to all ages. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Includes a take-home craft based on the lesson.

Kids Night Out
Join Ritz Kids for dinner, arts & crafts, games and movies while the parents enjoy a night out in Orlando.
Daily 5 - 9 p.m. $80 per child; dinner available for $10 additional.

For reservations or more information on all programs please call (407) 393-4977

Recreational Activities:

  • Fish Feeding - Daily at noon, meet at the Lakeside Terrace 
  • Ladybug Release - Call 407-393-4977 to schedule a ladybug release
  • Butterfly Gardens - see concierge for a map with locations
  • Bocce Ball Court
  • Daily recreation activities at the pool, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Activities also available on property at the JW Marriott Orlando.
    • Activities Center: Play a Wii game, enjoy arts & crafts, or kick back and watch a movie.
    • Lazy River Pool
    • Sand Volleyball, basketball and tennis
    • Surrey Bike Rentals
    • Bonfire
    • Hair wrap, braids and temporary tattoos

Other Services:

  • Kids and Teens Spa Adventures and Treatments - A variety of special spa services are available to children and young adults including treatments designed to teach the importance of self-care and well being. These are an exciting part of any birthday party or special event. Special Spa services for children include manicure and pedicure; teens between the ages of 16 and 17 may enjoy teen facials and massage. A parent or guardian must accompany guests under the age of 18.
  • In-room Entertainment - The Ritz-Carlton, Orlando is pleased to offer The Disney Channel and the Family Channel in all guest rooms.
  • P.O.L.O. - The Protect Our Little Ones (P.O.L.O.) guestroom package includes blocking electrical outlets from little fingers and removing alcoholic beverages from the in-room refrigerator to accommodate bottles and other necessities.
  • Nanny Services - The concierge staff of The Ritz-Carlton, Orlando are happy to assist in finding child care service during your stay. For reservations or more information, please contact our concierge staff.
  • Children’s wading pool and playground area

The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes brings cool outdoor fun inside. Families staying in executive suites can replace the rollaway bed for their pint-sized travel companions with a fun in-room camping experience.

The In-Room Camping experience includes one premium tent per executive suite, complete with (per child):

  • A double featherbed with double sheet, waffle blanket, and standard pillow 
  • A battery-operated lantern 
  • A children’s book 
  • A stuffed animal 
  • S’mores themed pastry with welcome card 
  • Ritz-Carlton tent delivery and set up

Cost: $75.00. Package based on availability with a maximum of one tent package per suite. All amenities are intended for guests to keep with the exception of the tent and bedding. Additional sets of amenities are available for $30.00 per child. Guests are able to purchase the tent, with carrying case and stakes, for an additional $75.00 fee.

For reservations or more information, please call (407) 393-4060.

Explore Ritz Kids
Discover Ritz Kids, with fun and inspirational content created by Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society. Learn more.