Slated for a soft opening in late March 2014, the Loews Cabana Bay Beach Resort offers value-priced rooms and moderate-priced family suites with separate sleeping areas and mini kitchenettes.
Set to open in August 2014, the Four Seasons Orlando at Walt Disney World offers 444 rooms and suites, many of which deliver spectacular views of the Magic Kingdom's nightly fireworks display. The lakeside resort is located inside the gates of Disney World in a residential setting minutes from the Magic Kingdom and Epcot.
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This luxury property shares 500 acres with the J.W. Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes. On-site activities at Grande Lakes include golf on a championship course, a biking trail, fly-fishing, kayaking, and eco-tours. The Ritz-Carlton has plenty of grown-up pleasures (dining, golf, spa), but is family-friendly also, and offers Ritz Kids Club, kids menus, and family packages.
The JW Marriott shares 500 acres with the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes. A heated lazy river pool is a special draw for families. Guests have access to the Ritz Kids Club and the spa at the Ritz-Carlton resort; meanwhile, guests at the Ritz-Carlton have access to the J.W.Marriott's pools.
Gaylord Palms is a giant property with over 1400 rooms and 2 million square feet, set on 63 acres just a few minutes from Disney World. A signature feature is a 4.5-acre glass-covered atrium with three themed sections on different regions of Florida. Guests at Gaylord Palms will also find an outdoor recreation park., a large kids' club, and special events such as ICE!, a ticketed winter-time attraction with ice sculptures, ice slides, and more.
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