THE RITZ-CARLTON LODGE, REYNOLDS PLANTATION

1 Lake Oconee Trail, Greensboro, Georgia 30642 USA
Phone:  +1 (706) 467-0600   •  Map & Directions
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Ritz Kids®



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 at The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation tap into that innate curiosity by introducing our youngest guests to both the natural wonders and the rich cultural traditions of our family-friendly resort. 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 vacation 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.


  
They grow up so fast. It is a secret passed from one generation of parents to the next. At The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation in Georgia, family vacations become treasured memories — where time stands still and kids of all ages simply enjoy being kids. Our Ritz Kids resort experiences turn one of the top family resorts in Georgia into an imagination-filled odyssey by introducing our youngest guests to both the natural wonders and the rich cultural traditions of the local area.

Our Ritz Kids program offers a variety of supervised physical and creative activities designed especially for children aged 5-12. Offering full- or half-day options, seven days a week, Ritz Kids has something for every child.

Ritz Kids Camp at The Lodge

Whether going on a nature hike or scavenger hunt, hooking a fish or making a pine cone bird feeder, your children will be treated to a day of adventure they’ll not soon forget. Ritz Kids Camp is offered 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily; $85 USD per child with lunch included. Half-day programs from 9 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 to 4 p.m. are also available; $65 USD per child per session. Reservations are requested 24 hours in advance.

Kids Night Out at The Lodge
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m., children can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 USD includes dinner and refreshments. Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations canceled within 24-hours of the program.


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In addition to our Ritz Kids program, we offer junior guests and families a variety of special services and amenities.

VIK Check-in
Located adjacent to the front desk, your vacation begins at our Very Important Kids registration desk, where children can sign the guest book and receive a fun scavenger hunt.

P.O.L.O. Program
Upon arrival, guests traveling with children under five will be escorted to their room by a specially-trained bellman who will install the safety features and explain other precautionary measures intended to protect youngsters from injuries. Contents of the Protect Our Little Ones (POLO) kit can include a night light, tub spout cover, electric outlet plugs, first aid kit and emergency safety card.

Games
Lawn games can be checked-out at the Resort Concierge Desk including checkers, horseshoes, frisbee golf, bocce ball, croquet, basketball, football, softball, soccer balls, and more.

Recreation
Bikes (adult, children, tricycles), canoes, kayaks (single and tandem) and fishing equipment are all available for rent.

Lodge Campfire
Offered each evening, kids of all ages will enjoy gathering around the lodge campfire to toast s’mores.

Teen Activities
We’ll customize teens’ itineraries with teen golf, tennis, flicks, teen makeovers or trendy shopping.

Additional Activities
Please check TRADITIONS, our resort activities flyer, for details on daily activities for resort guests including:
arts and crafts
water sports
lake activities

For our guests ages 2 - 12. Children under 2 dine free. It will be our pleasure to puree foods for babies to your specifications. If you have any concerns regarding food allergies, please alert your server prior to ordering.

BREAKFAST $10
Includes nibble, choice of entree and kids' beverage.
Served in Georgia's Bistro from 6:30 to 11 a.m.


CEREAL AND FRUIT
Choice of Cold Cereal
Small Seasonal Fruit Plate.

OATMEAL
Old-Fashioned Oatmeal
Brown Sugar and Raisins (dairy free)

FRESH FRUIT CUP AND YOGURT
Sliced Seasonal Fresh Fruit
Vanilla Yogurt 

SCRAMBLED EGG WHITES
Scrambled Eggs, Turkey Bacon, Wheat Toast. 

SCRAMBLED EGGS
Scrambled Eggs, Bacon or Sausage
Breakfast Potatoes, Toast

BREAKFAST BURRITO
Burrito with Egg and Cheese, Avocado/Salsa on the Side

PANCAKES
Maple Syrup and Berries
(Gluten Free Pancakes Available)

WAFFLE
With strawberries and maple syrup.
(Gluten-Free Waffle Available)

DRINKS
Fresh Apple Juice, Orange Juice, Milk or Water
ALL DAY DINING $12
Includes nibble, choice of entree and kids' beverage.


VEGGIE CRUDITE PLATE
Carrots, Celery Sticks, Hummus

FRESH FRUIT PLATE
Sliced Fresh Fruit, Vanilla Yogurt

TURKEY AND SWISS SANDWICH
Oven-Roasted Turkey and Swiss Cheese
Lettuce and Tomato on Wheat Bread
(Gluten-Free Bread Available)

GRILLED CHEESE SANDWICH
Fresh Fruit Cup or Fries (Gluten-Free Bread Available)

PEANUT BUTTER & JELLY
Fresh Fruit Cup or Fries (Gluten-Free Bread Available)

HAMBURGER OR HOT DOG
Fries or Fresh Fruit Cup (Gluten Free Bread Available)

MAC AND CHEESE
Elbow Macaroni
American and Cheddar Cheese

SPAGHETTI WITH TOMATO SAUCE

SPAGHETTI OR CHEESE RAVIOLI
Tomato Sauce, Alfredo Sauce or Butter & Parmesan

GRILLED CHICKEN BREAST
Steamed Vegetables

CHICKEN FINGERS
Fries or Fresh Fruit Cup
DESSERTS $6 

THREE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

CHOCOLATE BROWNIES, VANILLA ICE CREAM

CHOCOLATE OR VANILLA ICE CREAM

SUGAR-FREE RASPBERRY JELLO


* Advisory: The consumption of raw or undercooked foods such as meat, poultry, fish, shellfish or eggs, which may contain harmful
bacteria, may cause serious illness.


For our guests ages 2 - 12. Children under 2 dine free. It will be our pleasure to puree foods for babies to your specifications. If you have any concerns regarding food allergies, please alert your server prior to ordering.

We invite you to take advantage of a special offer at The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation allowing children to explore the complete variety of restaurants of the resort. The Lodge chefs have created a special Kids Menu with our younger guests in mind.

Our Kids Meal Plan includes:

  • Breakfast from the Children’s Menu at Georgia's Bistro 
  • Lunch from the Children’s Menu at Gaby's by the Lake and Linger Longer Steakhouse
  • Dinner from the Children’s Menu at Gaby’s by the Lake, Georgia’s Bistro, and Linger Longer Steakhouse
  • Sodas, juices and milk consumed during the meal period. (The Kids Meal Plan does not include Red Bull, smoothies, milkshakes and other specialty drinks.)
  • Dessert from the Children’s Menu at Gaby's by the Lake , Georgia's Bistro or Linger Longer Steakhouse during lunch or dinner meals
  • A special bracelet per child to be worn while dining within the restaurants to identify the child as being on the Kids Meal Plan
  • All taxes and gratuities on included meals

Pricing: The Kids Meal Plan is available for $40 per day, per child 12 years of age and younger.

Details: Price is per day, per child, and includes tax and gratuity. Meal Plan must be purchased for all children in party for entire length of stay. Reservations are required prior to arrival or during check-in. Meal Plan does not apply to In-Room Dining or The Lobby Lounge. No reimbursement for unused portions. Children must be accompanied by an adult and display wristband. For more information contact The Ritz-Carlton Lodge Guest Relations Team at 706.467.7135 or visit the resort’s website at www.ritzcarltonlodge.com.

Meal Plan must be purchased for entire length of stay. Reservations are required prior to arrival or during check-in. Meal Plan does not apply to In-Room Dining or Lobby Lounge. No reimbursement for unused portions. Children must be accompanied by an adult and display wristband.

MONDAYS

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
What Good Is a Tree?
Dr. Seuss and Shel Silverstein guide this activity by helping explain the value of the tree through their heart-warming and inspiring stories. Young guests will expand upon the lessons through a variety of games and activities that will remind us just how important trees are and why they are so special.

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Lights, Camera, Take Action
You are the star as we make our very own movie. Take the lead as we pick what topic we want to share with the world, write the script, read the lines and voilà! Your very own service announcement that you can use to showcase your talents and spread the message with friends, family and teachers.

TUESDAYS

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Celebrate Nature
Nature inspires creativity in many ways and, in this activity we will explore these expressions in both visual arts and music. Look and listen to nature, as well as create your own art, music and dance as we explore the natural world around us through games and discovery.

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Trash Bash
When we throw something away, where is away? What really happens to our trash? Is all trash created equal? Find out the answers to these questions and more as we learn how to help save our planet through art, games and, you guessed it, TRASH! How does our trash affect the world around us and what can we do to help?

WEDNESDAYS

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Water Wows
Become a scientist as we run a series of experiments on one of the most fascinating substances on earth – water! This activity focuses on that amazing substance we call water – its properties, mysteries and importance. A number of fun experiments and games demonstrate the wonder of water.

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Myths & Legends
This activity offers a chance to discover how and why myths came to be and look at inspiring legends from around the world. Investigate what is a hero and how not all heroes are legends of old. They still exist today! Who are some heroes in your life? Create your own story to share and inspire.

THURSDAYS

9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Celebrate Nature
Nature inspires creativity in many ways and, in this activity we will explore these expressions in both visual arts and music. Look and listen to nature, as well as create your own art, music and dance as we explore the natural world around us through games and discovery.

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
What Good Is a Tree?
Dr. Seuss and Shel Silverstein guide this activity by helping explain the value of the tree through their heart-warming and inspiring stories. Young guests will expand upon the lessons through a variety of games and activities that will remind us just how important trees are and why they are so special.

FRIDAYS

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Lights, Camera, Take Action
You are the star as we make our very own movie. Take the lead as we pick what topic we want to share with the world, write the script, read the lines and voilà! Your very own service announcement that you can use to showcase your talents and spread the message with friends, family and teachers.

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
What Good Is a Tree?
Dr. Seuss and Shel Silverstein guide this activity by helping explain the value of the tree through their heart-warming and inspiring stories. Young guests will expand upon the lessons through a variety of games and activities that will remind us just how important trees are and why they are so special.

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Trash Bash
When we throw something away, where is away? What really happens to our trash? Is all trash created equal? Find out the answers to these questions and more as we learn how to help save our planet through art, games and, you guessed it, TRASH! How does our trash affect the world around us and what can we do to help?

SATURDAYS

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Water Wows
Become a scientist as we run a series of experiments on one of the most fascinating substances on earth – water! This activity focuses on that amazing substance we call water – its properties, mysteries and importance. A number of fun experiments and games demonstrate the wonder of water.

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Myths & Legends
This activity offers a chance to discover how and why myths came to be and look at inspiring legends from around the world. Investigate what is a hero and how not all heroes are legends of old. They still exist today! Who are some heroes in your life? Create your own story to share and inspire.

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
What Good Is a Tree?
Dr. Seuss and Shel Silverstein guide this activity by helping explain the value of the tree through their heart-warming and inspiring stories. Young guests will expand upon the lessons through a variety of games and activities that will remind us just how important trees are and why they are so special.

SUNDAYS

9 a,m. - 12 p.m.
Celebrate Nature
Nature inspires creativity in many ways and, in this activity we will explore these expressions in both visual arts and music. Look and listen to nature, as well as create your own art, music and dance as we explore the natural world around us through games and discovery.

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Trash Bash
When we throw something away, where is away? What really happens to our trash? Is all trash created equal? Find out the answers to these questions and more as we learn how to help save our planet through art, games and, you guessed it, TRASH! How does our trash affect the world around us and what can we do to help?

 
Linger Longer Express 
Friday at 3 p.m. & Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. & 3 p.m.  

Enjoy the sites at The Ritz-Carlton Lodge as you take a ride along The Linger Longer Express! Our American Classic Bella Tori Train, which seats 26 passengers, departs Friday through Sunday at select times from the porte cochere, and travels a portion of the breathtaking Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation grounds. Complimentary for hotel guests.
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