The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes recently announced its $30 million renovation and redesign. The property updates include renovations to guestrooms, the pool and club lounge.
Set to debut in February, the property’s 582 guestrooms will feature nature-inspired design elements, with influences from the property’s 500 acres of lush surroundings. Expect to see soft colors, plush textures and nautical details. Artwork displayed throughout the guestrooms captures the natural movement and stillness of Florida’s water, sand and skies. The rooms boast custom furniture, including upholstered and wooden chairs, a couch and chaise lounge. There is soft, textured, wall-to-wall carpeting throughout the rooms. Bathrooms include a double vanity sink and marble flooring. Guestrooms will also feature added technology elements, including higher-quality internet access and more user-friendly outlet placements.
In addition to the guestroom updates, the property will debut a renovated luxury pool, cabanas and The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge. This area will allow guests to relax and dine in a modern space. The pool and lounge are set for completion by March.
Ahead of the renovation unveiling, the property hosts a Curated Experiences event Feb. 26–28. During the event, guests can take part in master classes, guided workshops and other demonstrations led by award-winning chefs, winemakers, artists and wellness experts.
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