When you are staying in Kissimmee and you are experiencing the magic of Disney and Universal Studios, you will want to savor and take in every moment. Making the most of every moment of your vacation is important, and to do this, everything has to be right. You can do this when you stay in the right resort because the right resort will give you a good base to explore from. If you are looking for family-friendly resorts that are perfect for kids, then what resorts should you be focusing your attention on, and what should you be looking for?
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Westgate Vacation Villas Resort
Lots of fun and memories to be made at Shipwreck Island in the Vacation Villas Resort Grounds
Every moment can be fun and magical for children, even if they are not staying in a Disney hotel. For example, when you stay at the Westgate Orlando Vacation Villa Resort, children experience the magic of Orlando each day in a hotel that has a water park on its grounds!. They also get the opportunity to have fun in the games room or on a round or two of mini-golf. When you are looking at a family-friendly resort, you want to look at what is on offer for children of all ages (and not just the younger ones) because this way, you can then be sure that you are catering to all ages. For example, at this Westgate resort, you will find volleyball, basketball, and tennis courts, and even bicycle hire is all possible for older children, and this is what is needed. The variety on vacation will ensure that everyone has fun and a good time. anonig
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Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites
A lively and busy resort that is popular with families
This resort is located just a stone’s throw away from the major theme parks. It is affordable to stay in, and it offers suites that are suitable for those traveling as part of a family. Suites feature a kitchenette – so you can choose to eat out or dine in as you please. In the center of this resort, you will find a larger water park that is ideal for children. Children can spend hours at this water park, and it can be a welcome break from the hustle and bustle of the Disney parks. There are plenty of kids activities and kids clubs available throughout the year, which means that kids will remain entertained and busy throughout the whole vacation.
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Grand Hotel Kissimmee at Celebration
Suites and rooms are stylish and feature all the comforts you would need during a stay
This resort is located just a few miles away from all of your favorite parks and attractions. Accommodation at this resort is built with families in mind, and you can choose to stay in either a room or a suite. There is a daily shuttle service that gets you and the children to the theme parks and back, and there is an outdoor heated swimming pool that will give your children hours of endless fun. Although there are no playgrounds at this resort, it is in close proximity to playgrounds, theme parks, restaurants, and shopping centers.
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A smaller hotel that is close to Old Town
If you are looking for somewhere smaller to stay in, then you need to consider the celebration suites, which are located in Kissimmee – just 3 miles from the Disney theme parks. It features newly renovated suites that feature a kitchen which, of course, constraints everything you could need, including a coffee maker, a kettle, and all cookware. There is a playground for children, and there are other activities, including volleyball, a games room, not to mention outdoor swimming pools. From this resort, you can walk to Old Town and FunSpot America, which will provide fun for all the family. tinyzonetv
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Polynesian Isles Resort
A Polynesian-style resort that looks comfortable
If you and your family want to stay somewhere that has an exotic touch, then look no further. The accommodation in this resort feels like it has been plucked straight out of an exotic destination. However, it does sit well within the resort grounds, and it does fit within the Polynesian theme. This is a resort that is family-friendly (and that offers activities for children). All rooms are a good size, and they feature a kitchenette, comfortable beds, plus anything else you could expect, need and want from your stay. Outdoors there are two pools – one of which is suitable for smaller children, and one is larger and more suitable for adults.
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Magic Moment Resort and Kids Club
A resort that is centered around those with younger children
This is a contemporary resort that has been created and built with children in mind. Centrally located within the accommodation, you will find an outdoor pool, and surrounding this, you will find lots of toys and games for the younger children. This is a family boutique hotel that has everything included that families could need and want, including a games room. Rooms within the hotel are clean and simply furnished, but they do feature everything that you and your children could need and want. This location is convenient, and it is around 10 minutes away from major attractions and theme parks.
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Calypso Cay Resort
This is a bright and welcoming resort for all travelers
This resort is located around 8-10 miles from all of the major attractions of Disney and Universal and is around 7 miles away from SeaWorld. Communal areas within this hotel are bright and feature more tropical themes. Rooms and suites are large, comfortable, and stylishly designed. With complimentary shuttle buses on offer, you will be able to get into the theme parks and attractions with your family when you want to. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi for guests, and on-site, you can enjoy lounging around the outdoor pool or sipping on your favorite beverage.
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Palazzo Lakeside Hotel
A good size hotel that is close to the parks
You will find this informal and casual hotel On the banks of Lake Cecile, just a few miles away from your favorite theme parks. The hotel offers free continental breakfast, and guests can enjoy their breakfast even more by eating outside and taking in the views. Children’s activities are regularly offered within the hotel, and around the pool, you can have a game of giant chess as you take in the spectacular lake views. Rooms and suites are on offer in this hotel, and a variety of combinations are available to suit your requirements.
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Star Island Resort & Club
Relax and enjoy the lake surroundings
This is officially a 3-star rated hotel that is located in a gated complex. You will find that Walt Disney World is located just under 5 miles away, which makes it convenient and ideal for those traveling and staying with younger family members. If you find that you get some free time, or down time away from the theme parks, you will find there is plenty to do in the resort 2 pools & 9 tennis courts. If you are traveling with little ones, you may find that you may want to play a game or two of connect four by the pool
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Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista South
An eco-certified hotel near Disney
If you are looking for an eco-certified hotel that is close to the attractions of Disney, then this may be a good choice for you. This 3-star hotel is located just 8 miles from the famous attraction the is Epcot. Rooms are quite spacious, and they feature comfortable beds and furnishings. The outdoor pool is a good size and is perfect for relaxation after a few hours of exploring the Walt Disney World and Universal parks
Why You Need a Family-Friendly Resort
When you are visiting Kissimmee, you want to make the most out of your whole time and to ensure you do this. You need to stay in a family-friendly resort. When you stay somewhere that has been built with your children and kids in mind, you will find that your stay is even more enjoyable. Even though children will want to be exploring the major theme parks and attractions, they will still need places to explore when they have a day off, and this is why you need to carefully choose where you stay (and why). To make sure that a resort that you choose is as good as you think (and want it to be), you might find it beneficial to check out reviews and recommendations from other families and parents that have stayed where you are looking. Because this way, you can see what real families have to say and think about a resort. This real feedback can help you plan a successful trip to Kissimmee and to Disney.