With its stunning Spanish Renaissance architecture, our resort in Kissimmee, allows you to experience the historic old-world charm of St. Augustine, the island spirit of Key West and the mysterious waters of the Everglades in one extraordinary place. Enjoy all this and more without ever leaving Central Florida.
Cypress trees, blooming bromeliads and the sounds of croaking bullfrogs add to the backwoods character of the Everglades atrium. The lush landscape includes a mosaic of freshwater ponds and intermixed plants to reflect the unplanned nature of the Florida Everglades.
St. Augustine Atrium
The cobblestone streets of the St. Augustine atrium at our resort near Orlando feature a small-scale replica of the oldest Spanish fort in the New World, Castillo de San Marcos, and displays treasures from the Spanish ship Atocha.
Key West Atrium
In our tranquil lagoon in the Key West atrium, you’ll be amazed by our 60-foot sailboat, surrounded by stingrays and native Florida game fish like tarpon, snook and redfish.
Key West Atrium
Dine on the deck at MOOR on our 60-foot sailboat and experience the island revelry of the Florida Keys! Watch stingrays and game fish swim in the largest known euryhaline exhibit (161,000 gallons)!
Our spacious and stylish guest rooms feature luxury bedding, up-scale décor, marble finishes, flat-screen TV, ceiling fan and work desk to help make your stay at Gaylord Palms Resort relaxing, rewarding and memorable.
King Sunset Guest Room
Our Sunset guest rooms boast stylish décor and golden accents. Enjoy the Orlando-area view and numerous in-room amenities, all with Gaylord Hotels’ signature resort service.
Queen/Queen Emerald Bay Guest Room Atrium View
Our Emerald Bay atrium view rooms offer upgraded décor and feature a furnished balcony overlooking lush indoor gardens. The room also includes a ceiling fan, small refrigerator and 37-inch flat-screen television.
King Sunset Guest Room Atrium View
From the balcony of your atrium view Sunset room, discover breathtaking views of lush and enchanted surroundings beneath our climate-controlled, signature glass atriums at our resort near Orlando.
King Guest Room - Atrium View
Our atrium view rooms offer a king or two queen beds and features a furnished balcony overlooking lush indoor gardens. The room also includes a ceiling fan, small refrigerator and 37-inch flat panel television.
Queen/Queen Sunset Guest Room Atrium View
Whether it's the island appeal of Key West, the rustic charm of the Everglades or the old-world spirit of St. Augustine, our guest rooms offer the ultimate in luxurious accommodations and boast views of our lush gardens, serene waterfalls and uniquely themed atriums.
Queen/Queen Emerald Bay Guest Room
Our Emerald Bay guest rooms are located in close proximity to the convention center and pool complex. The rooms include upgraded décor, a flat-screen TV, desk and small refrigerator.
King Emerald Bay Guest Room
Our Emerald Bay guest rooms are conveniently located near restaurants and the pool complex and include upgraded décor, luxurious linens, 37-inch flat-panel television, ceiling fan and a small refrigerator.
King Emerald Bay Guest Room Atrium View
Our Emerald Bay atrium view rooms feature a furnished balcony overlooking the lush indoor gardens of our atrium. These rooms boast upgraded décor and proximity to the convention center and pool complex.
Emerald Bay Guest Room - Atrium View
Our Emerald Bay atrium view rooms offer a king or two queen beds and feature a furnished balcony overlooking lush indoor gardens. The room also includes a ceiling fan, small refrigerator and 37-inch flat panel television.
Sunset Guest Room - Artium View Balcony
Enjoy the views of our atriums in a furnished balcony overlooking the lush landscaping. Whether staying at our Kissimmee resort for business or pleasure, you’ll appreciate the tranquility of the indoor gardens and temperature-controlled climate.
Guest Bathroom Vanity
Enjoy plenty of space for the family with two-sink vanities in our guest room bathrooms.
Take a path through the mysterious Everglades to the eclectic setting of our signature steakhouse restaurant, where knowledgeable servers and personalized service make for a truly memorable dining experience.
Experience the charm of a captain’s paradise and the class of an upscale yacht club while dining alongside the largest indoor saltwater lagoon.
Villa de Flora
Explore taste-tantalizing Mediterranean dishes at Villa de Flora. This market style buffet features an overflowing assortment of delectable dishes, all within the charming old-world atmosphere of our St. Augustine Atrium.
Wreckers Sports Bar
Relax in the neighborhood-style atmosphere of Wreckers, where our two-story sports screen and more than 50 HDTVs make you feel like a part of the action!
Conveniently located just steps from our pools, SandBar lets you grab a bite without having to leave the fun in the sun! Indulge in All-American favorites and refreshing beverages to quench your thirst. Kids menu is available.
In our Everglades atrium, you can get an up-close look at our family of baby alligators, known as "grunts."
During the holiday season, our signature attraction ICE! comes to life in the form of 2 million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures, including ice slides!
Cypress Springs Water Park
Catch a wave on our double FlowRider and drop into the thrilling Florida Free Fall slide at Cypress Springs Family Fun Water Park!
Cypress Springs Water Park - FlowRider
Feel the rush of our double FlowRider, The Wake Zone, where you can body board or surf the waves with our trainers!
Cypress Springs Water Park - Free Fall Drop Slide
Complete with a 35-foot free-fall and flatline loop, a plunge down the Florida Free Fall drop slide ends in a centrifugal force final splashdown at Cypress Springs Family Fun Water Park!
Cypress Springs Water Park - Tamiami Twister
If competition gets your heart pounding, choose the Tampa or Miami slide on the Tamiami Twister for a winding and turning race to the deck at Cypress Springs Family Fun Water Park.
Cypress Springs Water Park
Kids will absolutely flip over the thrilling new Everglades-inspired Cypress Springs Family Fun Water Park! This fabulous water play area features a zero-entry swimming pool with four waterslides, a multi-level water playground tree house, an active lagoon, a plunge pool, Splash 'N' Screen movies, Crack-A-Lackin' pool parties and a huge array of exciting adventures.
Cypress Springs Family Fun Water Park
An exclusive amenity for our resort guests, Cypress Springs Water Park will thrill your whole family!
Cypress Springs Treehouse
Slide down our four water slides, jump around in the geyser and ground spray area, get drenched by our 317 gallon tipping bucket and climb through water activities in this multi-level treehouse playground.
Cypress Springs Water Activities
Our zero-entry pool features basketball goals so guests can shoot hoops in the water!
In the St. Augustine atrium, you'll find 15 juvenile alligators and a variety of species of native turtles in a habitat reminiscent of Florida's natural springs. Watch alligator feedings and learn about the species from the curatorial staff at GATORLAND®.
Exterior with Christmas Decorations
During Christmas at Gaylord Palms, our resort is transformed into a holiday wonderland, and our signature attraction ICE! comes to life in the form of two million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures.
Atrium Christmas Tree
It wouldn’t be Christmas at Gaylord Palms without a Christmas tree! Marvel at the new 60-foot LED-lit tree in our atrium, from November until January.
Treatment rooms at Relâche Spa & Salon are inspired by Florida’s natural springs. Our exclusive treatments and therapies are infused with natural elements from the garden and are delivered with flawless professionalism.
Relâche Spa Tea Room
Before or after your spa treatment, enjoy the quiet relaxation of the tea room with chaise lounge chairs, spa mixes, hot tea and fruit-infused water.
Relâche Spa Couples Massage
Choose from an array of spa and salon services, including couples massage, deep tissue massage, facials, hand and foot therapies, nail enhancements, hairstyling, make-up services, waxing and more.
Relâche Spa Pedicure
Relâche Spa is the perfect place to lose yourself in the moment and find your center. “Relâche” comes from the French word meaning “to take a break.” We believe in the power of physical de-stressing to calm and relax the mind.
Located less than five miles from Gaylord Palms, Celebration Golf Club is the resort’s official golf partner. Experience the game of golf on a course inspired by its Old World legacy—the final course designed by the renowned masters, Robert Trent Jones Senior and Junior.
Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center offers a unique, customized meetings service designed to give you exactly what you want with everything in one amazing location.
St. George Meeting Rooms
Experience meetings that go well beyond the boundaries of typical convention hotels and exceed the expectations of your attendees. When you plan a meeting with us, you really can have it all.
Our stately 919 square-foot Hemingway Boardroom is equipped with the latest audiovisual technology and accommodates a small meeting with up to 14 attendees. The adjacent terrace overlooks our awe-inspiring St. Augustine Atrium.
Whether declaring your love with a spirited celebration of hundreds or an intimate gathering with family and friends, Gaylord Palms provides a selection of unique backdrops to accommodate weddings of all sizes.
Gaylord Palms Resort offers delightful settings for your bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, bridesmaids' luncheon, farewell brunch and other festive wedding events.
Weddings at Gaylord Palms
Imagine exchanging your vows in an outdoor setting with zero chance of rain! It's a dream come true when your wedding takes place in the elegant Wedding Pavilion under our soaring, signature glass atrium.