Keep enjoying our Resorts from wherever you are with virtual vacations, family activities and more.
Featured: 12 Things to Do in Central Florida Right Now (That Aren’t Theme Parks)
If you thought the only thing to do in Central Florida is visiting Orlando’s theme parks…you’ve been missing out! From drive-through safaris to paddleboard adventures, you’ll find lots of fun, outdoor places to take the family beyond the rides and turnstiles—all far from crowds. And the best part? Coming back to Orange Lake Resort to cool off and chill out at the end of your day’s adventures. Check out our top favorites.
Your Go-To Summer 2020 Theme Park Guide
Wondering what to expect when visiting theme parks this summer? Many theme parks near our resorts are opening back up with new safety measures in place. Whether you’ll be the first in line to ride some rides, or you’re wondering how they’ll be keeping you and your family safe, we’ve compiled a handy “go-to” guide to help with your theme park vacation planning this summer.
Meet the Horses of Piney Shores Resort!
Did you know our Piney Shores Resort in Conroe, Texas, is home to 10 happy and hearty horses? “Whoa!” Our team members take great care of them and have gotten to know a lot about each of their unique personalities. So, we thought it was about time to tell you a “tail” about the gang over at Piney Shores Ranch. Saddle up and watch this video to learn their names!
How to Paint Your Own Rock Garden a la Holly Lake Resort
If you’ve ever been to our Holly Lake Resort in Texas, you may have come across some colorful and creative rocks painted by our guests. It’s a resort tradition to spread some happiness by scattering them around the property for all to see. Here’s how you can bring this wonderful tradition home to spread some joy in your neck of the woods, too.
Galveston Beach-Themed Activities for the Kids (No Sand Required)
Grab some “me-time” while the kids are busy dreaming of sandcastles and sea turtles. These fun activity sheets, inspired by our Galveston Seaside Resort on the Gulf Coast of Texas, will fuel their imaginations while bringing the joys of the beach right to your home.
Enjoy a Virtual Sunset Happy Hour at Hill Country Resort
There’s nothing quite like watching a gorgeous sunset to unwind after a long day. And a Canyon Lake, Texas sunset is no exception!
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo, Tex-Mex Style!
Try your hand at these Texas-inspired food and drink recipes brought to you by our very own Hill Country Resort in Canyon Lake, Texas. Whip up some delicious quesadillas, shake things up with a refreshing watermelon margarita, and stir up some sweet (non-alcoholic!) sangria for the kids.
Great State of Texas Coloring Sheet
Imagine Patches, one of our very favorite Texas resort horses, but in your favorite color. Download and print out a special Texas-edition coloring sheet we’ve made especially for when you need to ‘rein’ the kids in a bit (wink, wink).
Top 17 Virtual Things to Do in the Lone Star State
From charming, rural escapes to relaxing Gulf Coast beach getaways, our seven Texas resorts are filled with plenty of vacation excitement both on and off property. Until you can visit us at our Lone Star State resorts in person again, we’re bringing the fun right to your home(stead). Check out some of our favorite virtual things to do across the great state of Texas.
Five Spotify Playlists to Keep You Dreaming of Your Next Vacation
Dreaming of vacation? Us too! We’re sharing some of our favorite getaway-inspired songs to bring the spirit of vacation to you, wherever you are right now!
At-Home Family Fun Brought to You by Orange Lake Resort
Explore this collection of recipes, fun Resort-inspired activities and a list of virtual Central Florida “Things To Do” while you’re away from your favorite Orlando home-away-from-home.
Picture Yourself at Our Resorts with These Dreamy Backgrounds
Transport yourself to the vacation destination you’ve been dreaming about with these stunning Zoom, desktop and mobile phone backgrounds.
Enjoy Some Virtual Vacation Videos from Home
Take a break and unwind with picturesque views and soothing sounds that’ll have you fantasizing about your next vacation.
Keep the Kids Entertained with Coloring Sheets & Activities
Give yourself a little vacation by printing out these fun, vacation-themed activities for the little ones in your life.