Experience Fall Delights at Four Seasons Resort Orlando
The “fall colours” are the shades of aqua infinity pools and green palm fronds swaying in the breeze, and the temperatures are in the glorious 80s (27 Celsius), perfect for fun in the sun. Indeed, the fall season at the beautiful lakeside Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort is blissful. In addition to the fun provided by the Resort’s expansive 5-acre (2 hectare) Explorer Island water park and recreation complex, Four Seasons Resort Orlando is offering added Halloween theme activities and additional special ways to make family memories for the perfect fall break.
Guests can save 20 percent when booking their stay at least seven days in advance with the Resort’s Make Time to Connect - Advance Purchase Offer. The offer is available to reserve through November 30, 2020 for stays experienced through December 18, 2021.
Families will enjoy a splashing good time at the Resort’s Explorer Island waterpark, complete with a lazy river, interactive splash zone, zero-entry family pool, and more. The award-winning Kids For All Seasons kids club, offering complimentary supervised activities for kids ages 4-12 daily, also includes a daily supervised swim time.
This fall, beginning October 16 through November 1, 2020, added Halloween theme activities provide extra entertainment. Kids will love participating in activities such as Poolside Trick or Treating, Spooky Scavenger Hunt, Haunted Houses craft time, Candy Wreaths and Art, Zombie Relay Races, Spider Web Creations, Pumpkin Decorating, Spooks and Haunts Bingo, Monster Mash Dance Party, Tricks, Treats and Trivia, and more. Halloween movies will be featured, and also, on Halloween weekend, little guests can also trick or treat around the Resort at designated times.
In addition, for virtual learners who need to log in to complete online schoolwork during their travels, the Resort’s “schoolcation” offering provides a dedicated work space for students to learn in a quiet, supervised setting. Children can be signed up for a half-day session or a full day that includes lunch, anytime Monday through Friday. While the kids are learning, parents and guardians can enjoy a break, and can unwind by the adult-only pool, experience a golf or tennis lesson, or enjoy a treatment at the incredible Spa at Four Seasons.
Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice at The Spa
Relax and unwind with the soothing, warm scents of fall with The Spa’s new seasonal treatment, Spiced Pumpkin Purifying Body Polish, available through November 1, 2020. This 80-minute treatment, USD 280, uses local Healing Butterfly Pumpkin Spice Matcha, and is a detoxifying, restorative treatment for skin and spirit. The treatment combines a full-body exfoliation followed by a skillful massage. Skin benefits are derived by the healing properties of organic Japanese matcha green tea and Himalayan sea salt, along with pumpkin, cinnamon, clove and ginger. The seasonal superfood concoction is brimming with anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, warming and calming ingredients, which even the skin tone, aid in cellular regeneration, naturally boost the immune system and yield an instant full-body softness and glow. The delicious scent of the products in this treatment is sure to leave the guest with the warm, cosy feelings of fall. Guests will also enjoy a tasty pumpkin treat as a parting gift.
Four Seasons guests enjoy complimentary access to Spa relaxation areas, including the co-ed indoor and outdoor Tranquility Lounges, the post-treatment Solarium Lounge with zero gravity memory foam loungers and his-and-hers locker rooms with an outdoor whirlpool, ice fountain and custom experience shower. At The Salon, guests may opt to enliven their locks for the fall season, by reserving a colour enhancement or glaze treatment with Master Stylist and Creative Director Alejandra Bell. To reserve a Spa or Salon appointment, contact 407 313 6160.
Pumpkin spice latte lovers are in for a treat, as Lickety Split has perfected its own #PSL with house-made pumpkin spice syrup. Numerous other fall beverages such as the chai tea latte also are available. The incredible pastry team, led by Executive Pastry Chef Rabii Saber, a 2019 James Beard Award semi-finalist for Outstanding Pastry Chef, has plenty of mouth-watering fall treats on display in Lickety Split, such as pumpkin cupcakes, chocolate-dipped strawberry “ghosts,” “jack-o-lantern” pumpkin mousse, “mummy” cake pops, and “monster” doughnuts.
Ravello has a special fall four-course menu, called L’Autunno, inspired by the home regions of Executive Chef Fabrizio Schenardi of Turin and Restaurant Sous Chef Riccardo Sala of Milan. The decadent menu is available through October 18, 2020.
Guests can start their evening with fall-inspired cocktails worth savouring on the spacious al fresco terraces of The Lobby Bar or Capa. The Go Fig-ure is made with Suntory Toki whiskey, Drambuie, fig and cardamom, USD 15 at The Lobby Bar. At Capa, signature cocktails such as the barrel-aged Negroni and the Sangria Rojo with cinnamon and chai tea are also ideal for fall. Each of these cocktails is priced at USD 16.
Guests can also enjoy a new In Room Dining treat, the Trick-or-Tea afternoon tea service, October 23 through November 1, 2020, served on a tiered platter with delightful treats including cranberry and white chocolate scones with cinnamon whipped cream, and assorted tea sandwiches inspired with fall flavours including cranberry and mango chutney. In addition to assorted teas, the tea service also includes small dessert bites such as pumpkin spiced pie, and blueberry and pumpkin macaron cookies. The Trick-or-Tea is available for USD 29 per person.
Fall Fun at the Disney Parks
Four Seasons offers complimentary transportation via luxury motor coach to the four main Disney theme parks - Magic Kingdom Park, EPCOT, Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disney’s Animal Kingdom. This season, guests are invited to join in the Halloween spirit and wear a costume when visiting Magic Kingdom Park. Also, now through October 31, 2020, throughout the day at Magic Kingdom Park special Halloween cavalcades will pop up on the parade route and head down Main Street, USA. Park-goers may spy Mickey Mouse and his pals, all dressed up for the occasion, and on select days may even encounter a cavalcade of Disney Villains – from Gaston and Maleficent to Queen of Hearts and Jafar – creeping down the path, or a nightmarish procession featuring the Pumpkin King himself, Jack Skellington. The on-site Disney Planning Center in the Resort lobby can assist guests with arranging their Disney tickets and Park reservations.
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