If you think that a wide choice of activities and dining options is a must on a family beach vacation, take a look at the Waldorf Astoria Naples, set on 23 acres of Southwest Florida's Platinum Coast. This full-service resort features a pool complex with a waterslide, supervised children's programs and its own golf club. Waldorf Astoria Naples was previously known as the Naples Grande Resort & Club and the Registry Resort & Club.
Rooms & Suites
Naples Waldorf Astoria Naples has 474 guest rooms and suites, most located in the 18-story tower, while 49 luxury garden suites surround the tennis courts. The tower rooms feature private balconies where you can order room service and enjoy a romantic dinner with views of the Gulf of Mexico.
Things to Do
The resort is a golf vacation destination, featuring the Naples Grande Golf Club, opened in 2000, with an 18-hole championship golf course designed by Rees Jones. Even if you are not a golfer, visit the clubhouse for a relaxing lunch overlooking the lush greenery of the golf course.
If beaches and sunbathing is what you are after, three miles of white sand beach surround the Registry Resort on the Gulf of Mexico. There are also five swimming pools and the Mangrove Mountain 100-foot waterslide, great for a family beach vacation. Watersports include canoeing, kayaking, sailing, windsurfing and aquacycles.
The resort has a health club with spa services, exercise facilities, fitness classes, personal trainers, sauna and steam rooms.
Families can choose from various family programs, classes, guest lectures, area tours and themed entertainment. Camp Registry offers year-round supervised programs for children ages 4 through 12.
The town of Naples, Florida is home to museums, shops, gardens, tours and performing arts, including the Naples Museum of Art, Caribbean Gardens and the Teddy Bear Museum of Naples.
Where to Eat
Naples Grande Resort & Club offers a number of diverse dining options, ranging from intimate to casual. Restaurants serve classic continental cuisine, seafood, Mediterranean foods, freshly baked pastries, salads and sandwiches.
Best Time to Go
High season is during the winter and spring with temperatures in the 60s and 70s. Summers are very hot, humid and with frequent thunderstorms, especially in July and August. Browse more family beach vacations.
Naples Grande Resort & Club is located 7 miles northwest of Naples Municipal Airport. The Southwest Florida International Airport is a 30-minute drive from the resort, while Miami International Airport is 2.5 hours away.
Room rates start at $179 per night.