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Explore The Outdoors with Activities at This Orlando Resort

A true getaway is about what you do and those you join you on the journey. The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes in Florida partners with the neighboring JW Marriott to offer activities for children and adults. Spend a relaxing day on the lazy river; pamper yourself with nature-inspired spa treatments; enroll in a tennis workshop; play a few rounds of championship golf or explore the outdoors with the hotel’s Grande Lakes Sports program.

Grande Lakes Sports comprises all of the resort’s outdoor activities, from kayak eco-tours and safaris to our mountain bike trail.

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Practice your game with Tennis Lessons or Tennis Cardio Clinics or simply play a fun match with family and friends on three lighted tennis courts.

  • Tennis key available at the concierge desk for general use.
  • Tennis Lessons - For all ages and skill levels.

$85 per hour private lessons; $140 per hour semi-private lessons. Reservations required. Cancellation fees apply.

  • Tennis Cardio Clinics - Learn tennis basics while receiveng a full cardio workout.

Wednesdays, 9 - 10 a.m., $45 per person, minimum 2 players. Reservations required.

For reservations call (407) 393-4684


Spend a day under the sun in our outdoor heated hotel pool. Guests may also enjoy our adult only, outdoor, heated lap pool at The Ritz-Carlton Spa (day pass or treatment reservation required). As well as access to the Lazy River located at the JW Marriott Orlando.

The pool cabana experience includes a mini refrigerator with bottled water and assorted non-alcoholic beverages, 32-inch LCD TV with DirecTV access, seasonal fruit plate, security safe, chaise lounges, additional chair set ups for up to ten people and snack basket.

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Bocce Ball Courts

Delight in a nostalgic game of bocce ball on two outdoor courts.

Pedal Boats & Kayak Rentals

Explore Grande Lakes 12 - 4 p.m., daily. Must be 18 to rent. For reservations call (407) 393-4977. $30 for 30 minute rental per pedal boat or canoe. $15 for 30 minute rental per kayak.

Photography Concierge

Connect, play and share time together in front of the camera with the beautiful tropical backdrop. For reservations contact or call (407) 393-4530.

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AquaCourse 360

Prepare for refreshing play at the new AquaCourse 360 making a huge splash at Grande Lakes Orlando. This thrilling 10 minute water experience is the first of its kind at any U.S. resort. Put on your swimwear and experience the obstacles or interact from the sidelines and stay semi-dry while still getting in on the exciting AquaCourse 360 fun. A truly authentic and inspiring way for families to play together, AquaCourse 360 engages everyone in your party to get involved (from the little ones to grandparents). Participants must be a minimum 48 inches tall. $20 per person.