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Hilton Grand Vacations’ Orlando Resorts Are So Fun That You Won’t Want To Leave

Take the guesswork out of family vacation ideas with vacation ownership

The Vacationeer

Travelers searching for family vacations that the whole crew will love regularly flock to Orlando, Florida, and it's easy to understand why. 

Family enjoying a meal together poolside at Hilton Grand Vacations at SeaWorld resort in Orlando.    

This centrally located Sunshine State city is home to theme parks and attractions to amuse every age group, a growing culinary scene and proximity to beaches — in both directions.

However, at Hilton Grand Vacations' four Orlando resorts, there's also a full roster of seasonal resort-style amenities for all ages and stages. 

The wide variety of kid-approved resort activities allows grown-ups the opportunity to kick back and relax, poolside cocktail optional, or to enjoy a resort activity of their own, kid-free. 

Here are just a handful of our Orlando resorts' activities designed with fun, health and hygiene in mind. 

Laugh-Inducing Fun for the Kids

Add a little excitement to your days with these complimentary resort activities designed to help young travelers burn off serious energy. 

Here are four kids’ activities to try: 

Aerial view of splash pad and waterslide at Las Palmeras by Hilton Grand Vacations resort in Orlando.    
  1. Waterslide Races. If you're staying at one of our Orlando resorts with a waterslide, join in the race and discover if you have what it takes to conquer our giant waterslide the quickest. 
  2. Hula Hoop Contests. Join the Recreation Team for this resort classic, a safe and socially distanced hula hoop contest.
  3. Freeze Dance. Show us your best moves and — freeze. Discover who will be the last one standing in this fun freeze dance competition. 
  4. Kids’ Obstacle Course. Compete in this race against the clock to see who can complete the course the quickest.

Artistic Outlets for Crafty Kids

Give creative kiddos an outlet to express themselves. Whether you're looking for a quiet time activity to enjoy in your suite or want to get them out and about, we have several craft activities from which to choose. 

Consider giving one these three activities a try:

  1. Craft Kits. Choose from a variety of painting and other craft kits that you can complete in the comfort of your suite ($5 fee).
  2. Tie-Dye T-Shirts. Choose your design and colors, and the Recreation Team will help you make a one-of-a-kind tie-dye T-shirt and deliver it to your suite or villa ($15 per shirt).
  3. Build-a-Buddy Kits. Choose your favorite animal and an outfit, and we will provide everything else for you to build your new stuffed animal ($30).

Try your hand at the DIY towel buddy craft in the video below:

Friendly Challenges for Competitive Travelers

If healthy competition is your idea of fun, then check out our variety of games and challenges. Make new friends or go head to head with family as you battle it out. 

Put your game face on and consider joining one of these five competitions: 

Young boys playing cornhole at a Hilton Grand Vacations Orlando resort. 
  1. Ping-Pong. Challenge your fellow Guests to a duel in this tournament-style ping-pong competition.  
  2. Cornhole. Play a few rounds with your fellow guests in this game of cornhole and see who wins the championship. 
  3. Scavenger Hunts. Meet your Recreation Team, then follow the clues and complete your quest. Bring your mobile device to participate in this adventure.
  4. Trivia Challenges. Test your knowledge on various subjects, such as movies, TV and music, with our touch-free digital trivia challenge. Each player will need a mobile device to play. 
  5. Plinko Plunge. Play this fun blend of trivia and chance and find out if you're one of the lucky contestants. 

Heart-Pumping Fun for Active Adults

Think outside of the fitness facilities and feel your best on vacation by keeping up with your favorite workouts or try something new. 

Here are five ways to stay healthy and active while on vacation: 

Man playing golf while on family vacation in Orlando Florida.    
  1. Yoga. Relax and rejuvenate with a variety of instructor-led stretches that are suitable for beginner and intermediate yogis.
  2. Aqua Zumba. Enjoy a workout and our best-in-class pools for our certified instructor-led, high-energy water workout. 
  3. Barre None. Find your balance without using a barre in this ballet- and Pilates-inspired, instructor-led class designed to strengthen and tone the entire body.
  4. Pickleball. The court is open for you to play Pickleball either with your own team or with new friends. Equipment is available for check out. 
  5. 20/20/20 Total Body Workout. Get a total body workout with 20 minutes of cardio, 20 minutes of strength moves, and finish with 20 minutes of core work and stretching.

Memory-Making Family Activities 

Perhaps you want to bond as a family without moving the army; we've got complementary activities for that, too. 

Here are four family-friendly vacation ideas:

An older woman and younger woman sitting together on a couch in a Hilton Grand Vacations suite.    
  1. Sunset Cinema. Put a new spin on family movie night and join us as the sun sinks below the horizon for our family-friendly feature film on a big outdoor screen.
  2. Bingo. Get your group together for some good old-fashioned fun for a few rounds of bingo against other Owners and Guests ($5 per card). 
  3. HGV Feature Film. If you'd rather stay in your pajamas for a movie night, order in for dinner and enjoy the HGV feature film on TV from the comfort of your suite. Better yet, make up the sleeper sofa and let the kids fall asleep where they may. 
  4. Live Music. Sit back, relax and enjoy musical stylings such as guitar or steel drums, performed by live entertainers, without ever setting foot off the property — snacks and libations optional. 

Explore Hilton Grand Vacations Timeshare in Orlando 

With four Hilton Grand Vacations resorts from which to choose, each with a flair and activity offerings of its own, there's one to suit your travel style. Whether you're in search of a spacious 1-, 2- or 3-bedroom suite, a resort with a waterslide or a resort close to Walt Disney World® and the parks, vacation ownership puts it all at your fingertips. 

Peruse our Orlando resorts to find the right one for your next great family vacation. 


The Vacationeer

The Vacationeer is a collective of Hilton Grand Vacations storytellers whose goal is to inspire travelers to go further. We're always on the lookout for new destinations to explore, useful travel tips, and unique ideas to help you plan the most memorable vacations possible.

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