01 of 09
Luxury Meets Magic at This New Resort
Open since 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 displays. 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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- spectacular five-acre playground with a family pool, lazy river winding around a “ruined” mansion, climbing wall, water slides, complimentary kids club for children ages 5 to 12, beach volleyball, basketball, video-gaming center, outdoor movie nights and more
- Tom Fazio-designed championship golf course
- three Har-Tru tennis courts
- five dining options, including casual choices and character breakfasts several times per week
- large spa offering 18 treatment rooms, including two bungalows for private retreats, men’s and women’s private outdoor lounges, and whirlpool
- 24-hour fitness center
- adults-only pool surrounded by private cabanas
02 of 09
Set Up Camp on Explorer Island
Families flock to Explorer Island, a five-acre playground with a zero-depth-entry family pool, splash zone, lazy river, and twisting water slide, all centered around a "ruined mansion." Other fun options include beach volleyball, basketball, video gaming, complimentary kids club, table tennis, pool tables, and bocce ball.Continue to 3 of 9 below.
03 of 09
Chill in the Family Pool
From the kid-friendly zero-depth "beach entry" to the underwater audio system playing popular tunes, the 7,590-square-foot family pool is the perfect place to have some relaxed, splashy downtime after a few hours in the parks. On select evenings, you can watch dive-in movies on a big screen from the deck or a floating pool chair.Continue to 4 of 9 below.
04 of 09
Dare to Ride The Drop
Climb the mansion's main tower to get to "The Drop," a thrilling 242-foot enclosed water slide made from transparent fiberglass so you can see what's happening outside as you zoom to your splashdown.Continue to 5 of 9 below.
05 of 09
Drift on the Not-Your-Average Lazy River
Snaking its way around Explorer Island, the 11,000-square-foot lazy river delivers some fun surprises: two spray cannons, a cascading nine-foot waterfall and a bubbling rapids section.Continue to 6 of 9 below.
06 of 09
Cool Off in the Splash Zone
For little kids, the place to be is the splash zone, where a choreographed interactive fountain launches blasts of water 30 feet into the air. Among the columns of the mansion, children can cool off among curtains of water, fog nozzles, and other fun features.Continue to 7 of 9 below.
07 of 09
Send the Kids to Their Own (Free) Club
At no extra cost, kids ages 5 to 12 can attend the Four Seasons supervised Kids For All Seasons program of organized activities, located on Explorer Island. The under-5 crowd is welcome attend with a parent or babysitter.Continue to 8 of 9 below.
08 of 09
Play a Round (or Five)
Tom Fazio’s newly renovated championship golf course is managed by Four Seasons. A certified Audubon Cooperative Wildlife Sanctuary, the course has varying elevation and wetlands that make for a backdrop that's uniquely Floridian. The course offers lessons, with special programming available for new golfers.Continue to 9 of 9 below.
09 of 09
Coddle the Littlest Ones
Little kids also get the VIP treatment with child-size bathrobes, special children's toiletries, and a welcome amenity. With 24 hours’ notice, the resort can arrange for babysitting services for an hourly fee.
Also, the resort offers character breakfasts with Pluto, Goofy, and other favorites.