Top 10 Kid-Friendly Resorts In Orlando, Florida

kid friendly resorts in orlando

You can’t get any more family-friendly than Orlando, Florida, in terms of travel destination. The “Theme Park Capital of the World” is so-called for a good reason, being the home of attractions such as Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando, Seaworld Orlando, Busch Gardens Tampa, and Legoland Florida. It’s also where you can find Madame Tussauds, Ripley’s Believe It Or Not, the Crayola Experience, and Sea Life Orlando. Adding to the fun is the number of kid-friendly resorts in Orlando, Florida, each of which offers a unique experience to guests. Check out this list for the best child-friendly resorts in Orlando, Florida.

1. Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace - Disney Springs Area (from USD 170)

This resort is perfect for Disney enthusiasts. Located right in Walt Disney World, this establishment does not just offer shuttle services to the parks, it’s also just a stroll away from Disney Springs. You can arrange to have a Disney Character Breakfast, which takes place every Sunday. Another perk you can enjoy by staying here is Disney’s Extra Magic Hours Benefit. Kids’ meals and buffets are available here. If your children still have a lot of energy after spending the day in one of the amusement parks in the area, they can have fun at the resort’s playground.

Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace - Disney Springs Area

Address: 1900 Buena Vista Drive

Facilities for disabled guests Meeting/banquet facilities Invoice provided Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas Cashless payment available Games room Restaurant Access to health care professionals

2. Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress (from USD 129)

The Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress is centrally located and will give you easy access to the amusement parks of Orlando. Besides this convenience, it also features family-friendly amenities and services, including but not limited to babysitting/child services, indoor and outdoor playgrounds, a games room, ping-pong, and kids’ club. For those traveling with older and/or outdoor-inclined children, you can also make arrangements for your family to go hiking, canoeing, cycling, and fishing, or play mini-golf, tennis, or racquetball.

Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Near Disney

Address: One Grand Cypress Boulevard

3. Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek (from USD 159)

If the highlight of your Orlando holiday is a trip to Walt Disney World, consider this accommodation, which provides shuttle service to the Disney parks. Nonetheless, you may be seriously tempted to spend your holiday in the resort, as this establishment is almost like an amusement park in itself. It features indoor and outdoor play areas for your children to romp around in, mini-golf, and a game room. If your children are picky eaters, kids’ meals and kid-friendly buffets are available here.

Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek

Address: 14651 Chelonia Parkway

Thermometers for guests provided by property Kids' outdoor play equipment Hot tub Dry cleaning Swimming pool CCTV outside property Family rooms Physical distancing rules followed

4. Caribe Royale Orlando (from USD 126)

The Caribe Royale is a tropical-themed resort, perfect for those who want to feel as though they’re holidaying somewhere in the tropics. There’s an outdoor playground and a game room where you can take your kids. Alternatively, your family can also try fishing, biking, or playing tennis during your stay. If you want to do some exploring yourself, babysitting services are offered here.

Caribe Royale Orlando

Address: 8101 World Center Drive

Gift shop CCTV in common areas Heated pool Movie nights Special diet menus (on request) Designated smoking area Parking Ticket service

5. Universal's Loews Sapphire Falls Resort (from USD 226)

If your main reason for visiting Orlando is to explore Universal Studios, this is the perfect resort for you. Located just a stroll away from the amusement park, booking here will allow you to get early park admission to “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” and the “Volcano Bay” water park. Cribs can be provided for those traveling with infants and small children. If you have kids who enjoy having their own space, you can book the kids’ suite for them.

Universal's Loews Sapphire Falls Resort

Address: 6601 Adventure Way

Process in place to check health of guests ATM/cash machine on site First aid kit available Parking Physical distancing rules followed Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Concierge service Laundry

6. Hilton Grand Vacations at Tuscany Village (from USD 125)

If SeaWorld is more of your family’s speed, consider staying at Hilton Grand Vacations at Tuscany Village, where you can have views of the animals housed in the park. There’s an in-house playground, a game room, and puzzles and board games available to help keep children entertained. For an additional fee, you can enter them in the resort’s kids’ club. Child-friendly meals can be arranged, which is great if you’re traveling with a picky eater.

Hilton Grand Vacations at Tuscany Village

Address: 8122 Arrezzo Way, Lake Bryan, Orlando (FL), United States, 32821

Internet services Concierge service First aid kit available Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas 24-hour front desk Facilities for disabled guests Shared lounge/TV area Non-smoking throughout

7. Walt Disney World Dolphin (from USD 229)

Here’s another resort for the Disney enthusiasts out there. This establishment provides easy access to the Disney Parks. What’s more, Disney Extra Magic Hours and FastPass are offered to all their guests. Convenience is not the only thing that this resort offers. It’s also been equipped with child-friendly amenities, such as baby safety gates, children’s books, movies, music, toys, an indoor playground, and child-friendly TV channels. Babysitting services and kids’ buffets are offered here, as well.

Walt Disney World Dolphin

Address: 1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard

Family rooms Indoor play area CCTV outside property Trouser press Non-smoking rooms Pool/beach towels Bowling Movie nights

8. Margaritaville Resort Orlando (from USD 170)

Margaritaville Resort Orlando provides guests access to a sand-covered beach. What’s more, entry to the water park is already included in the hotel rates. It features the Parakeet’s Kids Club, where you can register your children. Alternatively, they can play at the indoor playground. To kill time, they can watch the child-friendly channels on the TV. Strollers are available for use in the resort and babysitting services are offered.

Margaritaville Resort Orlando

Address: 8000 Fins Up Circle

On-site parking Heating Ticket service ATM/cash machine on site Happy hour Grocery deliveries Smoke alarms Contactless check-in/check-out

9. Orlando World Center Marriott (from USD 161)

This resort can also tempt your kids into spending most of their hours here, even though the amusement parks are relatively close by. It features its own water park, which comes complete with two waterslides. It also has an arcade and a playground, where your children can while away their hours. There’s a kids’ club where your little ones can have added fun. If your child is picky about food, kiddie meals and buffets are available to appeal to their taste buds.

Orlando World Center Marriott

Address: 8701 World Center Drive

24-hour front desk Barber/beauty shop Express check-in/check-out Physical distancing rules followed Bar Outdoor pool (all year) Parking Room service

10. Westgate Lakes Resort and Spa (from USD 109)

This is a lakeside resort that offers shuttle services to the major amusement parks of Orlando. Babysitting services are offered here in case you want to take some time for yourself. Meanwhile, books, DVDs, board games, and puzzles are available for your kids to use. This resort also offers a lot of outdoor fun for kids and adults alike. There are water sports facilities that can be rented for a fee. Bikes, meanwhile, can be borrowed at no additional cost. Your family can also try mini-golf, canoeing, and fishing and, for indoor fun, there’s a bowling alley, ping-pong, pool, and a game room.

Westgate Lakes Resort and Spa

Address: 9500 Turkey Lake Road

Choose the accommodation to match the magical experience of Orlando

With all of the attractions in Orlando, it can be quite easy to forget to carefully review which accommodation options are available because of the excitement to plan your itinerary. However, where you stay helps complete the experience, so your children can take back home with them magical memories of their holiday. Take the time to evaluate which of these options will be the best choice to make your Orlando vacation perfect.

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