THE RITZ-CARLTON ORLANDO, GRANDE LAKES

4012 Central Florida Parkway, Orlando, Florida 32837 U.S.A.
Phone:  +1 (407) 206-2400   •  Map & Directions
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Explore a world of amusement, culture, and sunshine. Orlando is among the most popular and diverse destinations in the United States. The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes is the perfect place to discover all that Florida has to offer.


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Discovery Cove
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Two miles west / Approximately five minutes
(407) 351-3600 / Website
Share the extraordinary experience of swimming and playing with dolphins, along with other up-close animal encounters, in the calm and beautiful setting of a deep-water lagoon, surrounded by sandy beaches and lush tropical landscaping, with no crowds or queues.
SeaWorld
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Two miles west / Approximately five minutes
(407) 351-3600 / Website
The world's premiere marine adventure park, with 200 acres of world-class shows, thrilling rides and unforgettable animal encounters. Explore the mysteries of the sea with up-close animal interactions including encounters with killer whales, dolphins, sea lions, stingrays and new state-of-the-art rides such as "Kraken" and "Journey To Atlantis."
Aquatica by SeaWorld
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Two miles west / Approximately five minutes
(407) 351-3600 / Website
A whimsical, one-of-a-kind water park that's only in Orlando and could only come from SeaWorld. Where one river floats you through an undersea world of colorful fish and another races you into rolling rapids. Slides that spin and soak you, and the incredible signature ride - two awesome, enclosed tube slides that send you speeding through a lively lagoon filled with playful Commerson's dolphins. Delight in the serene-to-extreme waters in the gigantic double wave pools and soak in the sun (or cooling shade) on the white sand beach.
Universal Studios Florida
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Nine miles / Approximately 15 minutes
(407) 363-8000 / Website
Finally, you can break into showbiz and be the star for a day at this real working film and TV studio with full scale movie production sets you can actually walk through and experience! With an incredible array of rides, shows, and attractions, you’ll get deep into the action of your favorite movies and TV shows.
Universal’s Islands of Adventure
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Nine miles / Approximately 15 minutes
(407) 363-8000 / Website
The Islands of Adventure theme park is the spot for serious thrill seekers of all ages. On five amazing islands — Marvel Super Hero Island®, The Lost Continent®, Jurassic Park® , Seuss Landing™, and Toon Lagoon® — you’ll discover fantastic new worlds with something for everyone in the family.
Disney's Hollywood Studios™
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14 miles / Approximately 20 minutes
(407) 824-2222 / Website
Salute the world of showbiz — from the Hollywood classics of yesteryear to the best in popular entertainment. Take center stage as the star of your own adventure -- from rock 'n' roll fantasy to Broadway-style stage spectaculars, from the silver screen to the TV screen to behind the scenes. And when you share it as part of your Magical Gatherings experience — now that's entertainment!
Magic Kingdom® Park
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14 miles / Approximately 20 minutes
(407) 824-2222 / Website
The Magic Kingdom is divided into five distinct areas (lands), arranged in a spoke-like formation, all meeting at the top of Main Street USA right in front of Cinderella’s Castle. The five themed lands consist of Tomorrowland, Fantasyland, Frontierland, Liberty Square and Adventureland.
Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
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14 miles / Approximately 20 minutes
(407) 824-2222 / Website
Disney storytelling comes to life in a kingdom brimming with fun, wonder and adventure. Join together with your circle of loved ones to savor thrilling attractions, shows, the majesty of nature and the fascinating animals — real and imagined — that enrich our planet.
EPCOT®
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14 miles / Approximately 20 minutes
(407) 824-2222 /Website
Gather with family and friends to celebrate the fascinating cultures and numerous wonders of the world around you through dazzling shows, interactive experiences and amazing attractions. Marvel at the power of the human imagination to set the spirits soaring.
Kennedy Space Center
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52 miles / Approximately 60 minutes
1-866-737-5235 / Website
Tour launch areas, meet an Astronaut, see giant rockets, train in spaceflight simulators, and even view a launch.
Busch Gardens
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75 miles west / Approximately 1 and 1/2 hours
1-888-800-5447 / Website
Busch Gardens is the ultimate family adventure park offering an array of fascinating attractions based on exotic encounters with the African continent. A unique blend of thrilling rides, one of the country's premier zoos, featuring more than 2,700 animals, live shows, restaurants, shops and games, Busch Gardens provides unrivaled "real" excitement for guests of every age.

Cultural

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Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre
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15 miles / Approximately 20 minutes
(407) 849-2577 / Website
Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre is a major performing arts auditorium in Orlando. The auditorium is home to the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando Opera, Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra, and a variety of other shows, exhibits, and events. This fully functional theatre/concert hall features continental style seating for 2,518. Its excellent acoustics and sound capabilities make it ideal for concerts, Broadway presentations, the Symphony, Ballet and Opera.
Orlando Museum of Art
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18 miles / Approximately 23 minutes
(407) 896-4321 / Website
The Orlando Museum of Art has dedicated itself to collecting, preserving and interpreting notable works of art; to presenting exhibitions of local, regional, national and international significance; to developing first-rate educational programs; and to presenting creative and inclusive programs to reach every segment of a diverse community.
Historic Winter Park
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20 miles / Approximately 27 minutes
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Enjoy Winter Park's beautiful lakes, warm temperatures and natural surroundings. Take advantage of great restaurants, museums, entertainment, theater, outdoor activities, festivals and much more.
Kennedy Space Center
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52 miles / Approximately 60 minutes
1 866-737-5235 / Website
Tour launch areas, meet an Astronaut, see giant rockets, train in spaceflight simulators, and even view a launch.

Parks

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Leu Gardens
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14 miles / Approximately 30 minutes
(407) 246-2620 / Website
Leu Gardens features paved scenic walkways that take you through fifty acres of southern styled gardens
Historic Winter Park
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20 miles / Approximately 27 minutes
Enjoy Winter Park's beautiful lakes, warm temperatures and natural surroundings. Take advantage of great restaurants, museums, entertainment, theater, outdoor activities, festivals and much more.
Wekiwa Springs State Park
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23 miles / Approximately 50 minutes
(407) 884-2008 / Website
Located at the headwaters of the Wekiva River, the beautiful vistas within this park offer a glimpse of what Central Florida looked like when Timucuan Indians fished and hunted these lands.
Bok Tower Gardens
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47 miles/Approximately 60 minutes
(863) 676-1408/ Website
The meandering garden is one of the greatest achievements of famed landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted Jr. Tranquil resting places, shady recesses, picturesque vistas and expansive splashes of color create a contemplative setting for your personal renewal and enjoyment.

Shopping

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The Florida Mall
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Five miles / Approximately eight minutes
(407) 851-6255 / Website
Fabulous fashion. Exceptional eateries. Delightful diversions. That's what shoppers find at Orlando's fabulous fashion destination -- Florida Mall. Delectable treats at each and every turn and opportunities to relax and refresh the spirit abound. Ample parking makes getting here a breeze. The mall features anchor stores and over 250 specialty stores.
The Mall at Millenia
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Seven miles / Approximately 15 minutes
(407) 363-3555 / Website
The Mall at Millenia in Orlando, Florida offers 150 of the finest stores, services and eateries providing an unparalleled experience. Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdale’s, and Macy’s, plus a dazzling selection of stores including Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Apple, Tiffany & Co. and Abercrombie & Fitch, create a world-class shopping destination.
Historic Winter Park
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20 miles / Approximately 27 minutes
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Enjoy Winter Park's beautiful lakes, warm temperatures and natural surroundings. Take advantage of great restaurants, museums, entertainment, theater, outdoor activities, festivals and much more.
Premium Outlets
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(407) 238-7787 / Website
Orlando Premium Outlets offers an upscale collection of 110 name-brand outlet stores at everyday savings. Featuring AG Adriano Goldschmied, Banana Republic Factory Store, Barneys New York Outlet, Diesel, Dior, Fendi, Giorgio Armani, and more

Sports

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Amway Center
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15 miles / Approximately 20 minutes
(407) 440-7000 / Website
The new Home to the Orlando Magic features a sustainable, environmentally-friendly design and unmatched technology, and multiple premium amenities available to all patrons in the building.
Bright House Stadium
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30 miles / Approximately 40 minutes
(407) 823-1000 / Website
Home for the UCF Knights football program, Bright House Networks Stadium sprawls over 25 acres, seats 45,301 and serves as the crown jewel of the schools' burgeoning Athletics Village.
UCF Arena
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30 miles / Approximately 40 minutes
(407) 823-3070 / Website
Featuring a seating capacity of over 10,000, UCF Arena features a diverse lineup of shows including world famous entertainers, beloved family shows and special events rivaling any venue in the country.