Children are VIP's from the moment your family arrives at the Biltmore. Kids enjoy a fun and creative menus at Cascade and Fontana, kids sized bathrobes and nightly cookies with turndown. And if Mom and Dad need a break nanny service is available upon request.
Biltmore Buddies Daily Program
Our supervised drop-off program will have children creating daily journeys focusing on their unique interests. Activities include games, scavenger hunts, sports, drama, art, music and movement. The Biltmore Buddies allows parents, guests and members to enjoy the resort while their children are in the care of counselors, trained and certified in CPR, first aid and water safety. We take extra precaution to ensure each child enjoys a positive and fulfilling experience.
9:00am - 3:00pm (includes snack and lunch): $55
Biltmore Culinary Academy for Kids
Culinary Party - Let your child and their friends do all the cooking for their birthday party! Select a sweet and savory item from a variety of menu options and turn the kitchen over to the junior chefs. Their lunch will be made up of the menu items prepared during class. Parties are 2 hours and are priced at $550 for up to 10 children or $45 per child (up to 15 children). Students will receive paper toques and recipes to take home. Children must be 8 years or older.
At the Biltmore Golf Course we specialized teaching methods that reach out to children on their level and instruct in all aspects of proper play in a fun and creative manner. We group students by a combination of factors that include age, maturity and experience. Our goal is to create enthusiastic, well-mannered Junior Golfers who walk away from our camp with a love of the game and a solid foundation of skills that they can build upon. Each child will receive ample individual and group instruction from certified golf professionals. As with all of our golf programs, we supply clubs to those who need them. The program is open to boys and girls aged 5-17.
Game, set, match. The Biltmore Tennis Center, location of the Annual Orange Bowl Jr Competition, offers private or semi private lessons for children ages 7 to 14. For more information please contact the Concierge.
Here's a cool place where kids can enjoy a first-class choice of customized spa treatments, including our Tickle-Free Foot Massage, Make Me Happy Hand Massage, Princess in Pink Pedicure, Pick-a-Flavor Manicure, Runway Model's Mini-Makeup and Sparkly Jewelry Design. Our team of friendly licensed spa professionals are looking forward to welcoming the younger ones. Kids can dive into our comfy sofa and watch a favorite movie on the red flat-screen TV while being pampered.
MIAMI CHILDREN’S MUSEUM - The Miami Children’s Museum is dedicated to enriching the lives of all children by fostering a love of learning and enabling children to realize their highest potential. The Miami Children’s Museum is a non-profit educational institution, which meets the needs of all children in our multicultural community. Visitors of all ages are encouraged to play together, learn, imagine and create. The museum offers interactive exhibits, programs, and learning materials related to arts, culture, community and communication.
JUNGLE ISLAND - Jungle Island is a bird sanctuary, wildlife habitat and botanical garden. There are over 1,100 birds presented in a tropical forest setting, some of which take part in daily shows. The gardens contain around 2,000 varieties of exotic plants including Heliconias, bananas, orchids and bromeliads. The site is also home to a variety of other animals including alligators, tortoises, monkeys, orangutans and the famous flamingoes featured in the opening credits of "Miami Vice." Some of the other shows presented at the Parrot Jungle include a nocturnal creature presentation and the reptile encounter that highlights one of only 17 albino alligators in the U.S.
MIAMI SCIENCE MUSEUM - Discovering the rings of Saturn or the Crab Nebula in the night sky, wading through sea grass into a colorful undersea world or getting a close-up of a real bald eagle - these are life changing experiences-- for adults as well as children. With its real life marvels, interactive exhibits, and exciting learning adventures, the new MiaSci will stimulate the mind - while touching the heart.
MIAMI SEAQUARIUM - On a 38-acre tropical paradise with spectacular skyline views lies a South Florida attraction like no other. Welcome to Miami Seaquarium®, a place where dolphins walk on water and killer whales fly through the air. Where sea lions delight children of all ages and endangered sea turtles and manatees find a safe haven. Enjoy a world-class marine-life entertainment park with eight different marine animal shows and astonishing daily presentations. Miami Seaquarium® is a place of inspiration, education – and fun!
MIAMI METRO ZOO - Our mission is to encourage an appreciation for the world's wildlife and to help conserve it for future generations.
VENETIAN POOL - Formed from a coral rock quarry in 1923, Venetian Pool is included in the National Register of Historic Places. This 820,000 gallon pool is fed with cool spring water daily, and features two waterfalls, coral caves and grottos. The buildings are Venetian-style architecture, designed by Denman Fink, uncle of the founding father of Coral Gables, George Merrick.
FLORIDA EVERGLADES TOURS - Journey into Nature's secretly preserved wilderness made up of 1.2 million acres of grasslands and hardwood hammocks aboard one of our Safari airboats. A professional tour guide will narrate your thrilling airboat ride as you glide through this jungle of wilderness: the legendary Florida Everglades. Recognized as the most unique ecosystem, our tour guide will lead you through this natural wonder where you will encounter breathtaking panoramic views, lush vegetation and tranquility. You will be amidst alligators, native flora and fauna, as well as other exotic wildlife in their habitat as you ride through the River of Grass system. A truly memorable and exhilarating adventure - a must see!