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From the moment of arrival, we welcome kids to The Ritz-Carlton by encouraging them to explore the sights and sounds of the hotel and its environment. Guided by playfulness and a sense of wonder, Ritz Kids delights and engages your children to interact with their surroundings in a fresh and exciting way, while introducing them to the four important pillars of Ritz Kids discovery: Water, Land, Environmental Responsibility and Culture.

At The Ritz-Carlton, Denver even our youngest guests get a very special welcome with their own check-in area. When joining us, kids will receive a welcome packet that includes an activities book and scavenger hunt.

Local Parks

  • Washington Park - S. Downing Street and E. Virginia Avenue
  • Confluence Park - 15th Street and Little Raven Street
  • City Park - 17th Avenue and York Street
  • Denver Skatepark - 19th Street and Bassett Street
  • Skyline Park - 16th Street Mall at Arapahoe
  • Commons Park - 15th Street and Platte Street

Junior guests at The Ritz-Carlton enjoy menu items made especially for their particular tastes. Our current menu at ELWAY'S restaurant includes:

Meals include nibble, choice of entrée and kids’ beverage.


CEREAL & FRUIT: Choice of cold cereal or hot oatmeal, small seasonal fruit cup, milk, raisins and honey

GRANOLA PARFAIT: House made almond granola, organic yogurt (plain, vanilla, Greek or orange blossom), and fresh seasonal berries

SCRAMBLED EGG WHITES:  scrambled egg whites with bacon and wheat toast

PANCAKES WITH FRESH BERRIES: served with maple syrup

SCRAMBLED EGGS: served with grilled ham and breakfast potatoes

MINI WAFFLE: with strawberries and maple syrup


DRINKS: Apple Juice, Orange Juice, and Milk (Chocolate, Skim, 2%, Whole or Soy)


PENNE PASTA: with butter, Parmesan and tomatoes

GRILLED CHICKEN BREAST: with steamed veggies

TURKEY & SWISS SANDWICH: oven-roasted turkey and Swiss cheese with lettuce and tomato on white bread with a fruit cup

GRILLED CHEESE SANDWHICH: served with a choice of field greens, fruit cup or fries

MAC AND CHEESE: mini penne smothered with American and cheddar cheeses

HAMBURGER OR CHEESEBURGER: choice of fries or fresh fruit cup

CHICKEN SANDWHICH: choice of fries or fresh fruit cup

SPAGHETTI & ITALIAN SAUSAGE: pasta with marinara sauce and parmesan cheese



BROWNIE & VANILLA ICE CREAM: warm brownie with vanilla ice cream and chocolate sauce

STRAWBERRIES & APPLES: fresh strawberries and apple wedges

Inspired by our popular overnight night package, this urban experience is available in One Bedroom Suites and Deluxe Suites by bringing the outdoors indoors with a tent rental for sleeping or playing, and includes the following keepsakes:

  • Colorado wildlife storybook, plush animal, Ritz Kids sunglasses, mini lantern, and coloring activity plus a S'mores cupcake amenity or sliced apples, nuts and hot caramel sauce for dipping.

This experience is available for $100.00 for one child, and $150.00 for two, for the first evening. Each added evening is offered at an additional fee of $50.00 for up to two children. This experience is recommended in our suite level accommodations for up to two children, 7 years and younger.

To arrange the Ritz Kids City Camper Tent experience, please call our Hotel Operator at 303.312.3800 and a Guest Relations team member would be happy to assist you. Please allow at least 48 hours prior to arrival.