Holiday Activities

The LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort is the perfect destination for your Naples Winter vacation.

Christmas Activities for Kids


Holiday Dive In movie

Unwind from your busy day and take the entire family to the pool to enjoy the holiday classic movie, The Polar Express.

  • The Polar Express will be playing Friday, December 23, 2016 at 7:15pm

*Dates subject to change based on pool/beach availability and weather.


Santa’s Workshop

Visit Santa’s workshop at the North Pole Pool and create and decorate your own holiday stocking. Take your stocking back to the room and before you go to bed hang it outside your door. You just might receive a surprise from you know who.

  • Christmas stocking decorating 11am-3pm
  • Just bring the kids and your imagination
  • Stockings and supplies will be available for decorating
  • Keep an eye out for Santa Claus. He might be close by.

*Santa’s workshop will be open from 10am-4pm on December 24, 2016

Santa in a Cabana

Santa Claus will be relaxing in a pool side Cabana prior to the big night. This is your opportunity to have your picture taken with him. Don’t miss your chance.

  • Santa will be available for photos on Saturday December 24, 2016 between 12 noon and 3pm
  • Don’t forget your cameras


Spot the Elf on the Shelf

The Elf on the Shelf is back. Have fun with your kids by naming our Elf on the Shelf and looking for him throughout the property. Can you find him each morning? Will he be in Baleen Restaurant, Spa Terre, or in the lobby? Don’t forget to remind the kids that his sole responsibility is to watch the children’s behavior and report it to Santa each night. Enjoy this tradition and make it your own.

  • The Elf on the Shelf will be visiting LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort starting December 1, 2016 and will be departing back to the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

Holiday story time in the lobby

Holiday stories in the lobby with cider & cookies Gather around the Christmas tree in the lobby to listen to classic holiday stories and enjoy cookies and cider.

  • Holiday story time will be at 7pm on December 24, 2016