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Celebrate the Holidays


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From delicious treats and train rides to family dinners to celebrate the season, The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee provides guests with a variety of festive experiences to create memories that last a lifetime. Surprises are in store for both children and adults as the resort decks the halls, ensuring each moment is merry and bright.

Breakfast with Santa

Children of all ages will delight in our Breakfast with Santa, where your child's wish list can be shared with him personally.

Elf Tuck-Ins

Receive a special visit from Santa's Elves and hear a bedtime story from them as they deliver a personalized bag filled with hand selected items from Santa.

Gingerbread Workshop

Get in the holiday spirit with Mrs. Claus and her merry elves as you build your very own Gingerbread House. Everything you need will be provided, from the pre-built house to an assortment of candy and icing.

Elf Special Delivery

Create some magic while you are away, by having Santa's Elves drop off a special surprise in your guestroom to be found upon your return.

Build a Buddy

Build your "beary" own holiday friend you will love for a lifetime! Traditional and festive bears available for all ages.

Story Time with Mrs. Claus

Experience the enchantment of the season as the most beloved storyteller fills little hearts with timeless Christmas tales all through the holidays.

Holiday Highlight

The Winter Forest

Step into The Winter Forest where adventures and memories await. Guests can glide across the 5,000 square-foot ice rink, holding hands and laughing as they take in views of Lake Oconee. Find respite in the Ice Lounge with plush sofas, creative drinks and twinkle lights. The "Ice" Bar, a retro trailer outfitted with holiday cheer, will be serving up warm classics such as hot cocoa, apple cider and hot toddies while creative cocktails make an appearance. Stop by the Snow Globe Photo Booth to snap and share those magical #RCMemories.

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Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Years

From seasonal brunches to dinners and celebrations, The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee offers guests a variety of festive experiences to create memories that last a lifetime.

The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge

Elevate your holiday experience and upgrade to a Club Level Guestroom or Suite during your stay.

November 22, 2023 to January 2, 2024

Fire & Ice Package

Craft cherished holiday memories with a reservation in a luxurious Fireside Guestroom, granting you access to skate in The Winter Forest and cozy up next to your personal fire pit with a warm blanket.

Lake View Fireside Guest Room - Patio