Family building sand castle on the beach.

Family Activities

Discover one of the best Florida family resorts at LaPlaya - the perfect destination for your family vacation.

We go out of our way to make sure even our youngest guests feel welcome at our Florida family resort, and our resourceful Concierge is always close at hand to make reservation for a family dinner, offer suggestions for a special outing, or help arrange a babysitter.

Sea star on the beach.

Kids Aquatic Camp

This will be the trip your kids remember! From Lifeguard Games, Tug of War to Surfing, we have activities to keep everyone entertained while you relax in your lounge chair or enjoy a day at the Spa!

Available for children ages 5 - 12:
Sample Activities (geared to age group):

  • Tug O War
  • Sand castles building
  • Nature walk and shell collecting
  • Surfing
  • Lifeguard games
  • Beach ball


Our traditional Kids Camps will be held every Saturday throughout May, June and July.

12:00 – 3:00pm

$30 (snacks and drinks included)

Call for details:
(239) 597-3123

Man holding child in front of ocean.

Babysitting Services

With 24 hours notice, we can arrange reliable babysitting services to take care of your little ones. We will do anything possible to accommodate requests with shorter notice. All of our babysitters are licensed and bonded. Please note that there is an hourly fee for this service.

Due to the sensitive nature of child care and the individual requirements that parents have for children, we are pleased to offer the following agencies for Sitting/Day Care services during your stay here at LaPlaya:

A Tender Loving Care, 239-598-1515

Nanny Poppinz , 239 690-6495

We are more than pleased to fulfill any other requests for you and your family; however, Child Care is something we feel is important for parents to talk directly with the caregivers.

Young girl swimming underwater.

Water Activities

If you’re looking for beach resort activities, LaPlaya’s water sport amenities are available, including wave runners, kayaks, parasail rides, pedal boats, and more!

Kids building sand castle at water's edge.

Children’s Amenities

Before your stay, simply provide us with the names and ages of the children in your party so that we can be prepared with:

  • A welcome amenity for our youngest guests
  • Children's menus available at our Tiki Bar and Beach service
  • Complimentary use of cribs and outlet covers during your stay