Welcome to Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

Upscale Resort & Water Park Near the Best of Orlando

Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center is an upscale, family-friendly water park resort nestled in Kissimmee, Florida. Situated just minutes away from Walt Disney World® and Universal Orlando Resort™, our prime location makes us the perfect base for exploring Orlando and Central Florida. Our expansive glass atriums showcase Florida's diverse landscapes, from historic St. Augustine to vibrant Key West. Enjoy thrill rides and fun in the sun at Cypress Springs Water Park or relax at our outdoor, South Beach-inspired pool oasis and whirlpool. Experience the best Orlando fine dining at our nine on-site restaurants, spark ideas in 400,000 square feet of meeting space, and unwind in our beautifully updated guest rooms and suites.

Cypress Springs Water Park

Splash Into Fun

Slide, splash, and swim at our three-acre water park and resort pools. An exclusive amenity for resort guests, Cypress Springs features a drop slide, racing slides, zero-entry pool, rapid river, a South Beach inspired pool oasis, private cabanas, and so much more.

Cypress Springs Water Park - Free Fall Drop Slide

Three-Acre Water Oasis

At Cypress Springs Water Park you can let loose, make a splash, and go with the flow. Ride the currents of Crystal River Rapids, take a plunge down our 35-foot Florida Free Fall drop slide, or twist and turn while racing down the Tamiami Twister slides. When you're ready to relax, escape to the serenity of our South Beach-inspired pool.

aerial view of water park with pools and slides
aerial view of water park with pools and slides

Adventure Awaits

Discover family-friendly events and activities, vibrant live entertainment, engaging kids' programming, a thrilling atrium light show, interactive scavenger hunts, and countless opportunities to make memories together. ​

Aerial view of drone show

Stay & Play

Located minutes from Orlando’s famous theme parks and other exciting Kissimmee attractions, Gaylord Palms Resort is the perfect destination for families and travelers seeking a Central Florida escape.

Sunset roller coaster view

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Dining at Gaylord Palms

The Food You Crave

Dine around the world without leaving the resort! With nine diverse restaurants featuring everything from fresh, locally sourced seafood and handcrafted cocktails to modern Mediterranean cuisine and gourmet steaks, there’s something for everyone to savor.

Chilled Shellfish Tower

Atrium Spaces

Room to Roam

Inside our airy, four-and-a-half-acre glass atriums inspired by three distinct Sunshine State regions, you'll find winding waterways, lush gardens, and animal habitats. Wander through the tranquil paths, find a quiet spot to chat, or simply relax and enjoy the perfect 72-degree temperature.

Gaylord Palms Emerald Bay Plaza


Revitalize & Thrive

A rejuvenating escape awaits at Relâche Spa. Whether you escape, relaxation, connection, or exhilaration, our treatments are designed to soothe, balance, and bring harmony to your mind, body, and spirit.

Relâche Spa Massage

What to Expect

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Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

6000 West Osceola Parkway, Kissimmee, Florida, USA, 34746

Tel: +1 407-586-0000


There's No Place Like Gaylord Hotels for the Holidays

Put a bow on your Christmas plans with a trip to Gaylord Palms. Venture through ICE!, a dazzling display of larger-than-life ice sculptures, thrilling slides, and awe-inspiring tunnels. Unwrap endless hours of activities, see millions of twinkling lights, and discover Christmas wonder around every turn.

Key West Atrium

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