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Ritz Kids Program at Bachelor Gulch and St. Thomas

The Ritz Carlton is very family oriented and provides every possible service to keep your kids entertained and safe while you are busy. Services at Bachelor Gulch focus on cowboy themed adventures and skiing, while St. Thomas entertains kids with beach related activities.

Ritz Kids Program at Bachelor Gulch

Kids can go on supervised nature hikes, scavenger hunts, rodeo trips, make Rocky Mountain arts and crafts, and enjoy a kids only outdoor recreation and game room. The Ritz Kids Roundup is full of western-themed, camp inspired, outdoor activities. A full day is from 9am to 4pm and costs $125 per child, and a half day can run rom either 9am to 1pm, or 12pm to 4pm and will costs $75 per child. There is an additional $10 service fee for general access to Ritz Kids Room. 

The V.I.K. Dining Club (Very Inclusive Kids) provides a complimentary kids meal with every adult entree ordered. It lasts from June 1st through Labor Day, and includes breakfast, lunch and dinner at Spago and Buffalo Bar.

Bachelor, the resident Labrador Retriever is available for walks and hikes. Bachelor was a lost dog that was rescued by the Ritz Carlton and now lives a fabulous live in one of the most luxurious resort hotels in the world. He roams the property and the Great Room, and has his bed at the concierge.

Bachelor is the resident labrador of the Ritz Carlton Hotel and Residence Club in Bachelor Gulch, Colorado  Bachelor is the resident labrador of the Ritz Carlton Hotel and Residence Club in Bachelor Gulch, Colorado

The Fire Pit Lighting is a traditional event held at the Mountainside Terrace. There is free hot chocolate, apple cider, and freshly baked cookies at 3pm. You can enjoy the Fire Pit Lighting during ski season and summer, June through September.

The Fire Pit Lighting at the Ritz Calrton Hotel and Residence Club is a winter tradition.

Kids can enjoy Munchies and Movies while sitting on beanbag chairs. They have a new movie every day and eat popcorn and drink hot chocolate and juice. It costs $20 per day and is from 4 to 6pm. A 24 hour reservation is required.

The Ski Nanny will assist children who are participating in the Beaver Creek School full day program. The Ski Nanny will transport children from the Ritz Kids Room to Beaver Creek, and when they finish skiing will return them for complimentary Munchies and Movies. Arrangements for lift tickets, ski lessons and equipment must be made prior to meeting at the Ritz Kids Room at 7:45 am or 8:15am. The Ski Nanny costs $50 per child, and an $10 per additional person.

The Bachelor Gulch Youth Spa provides daily service from 12pm to 2pm at the Fitness Studio for children of 5 to 17 years of age. Youth and Teen Services are performed fully clothed for 25 minutes and include:

- massage $68
- manicure $50
- facial $68
- pedicure $60
- nutritional consultation $40
- personal training $40

In room Youth Service is available if a parent or guardian is present.

Kids Night Out is from 6 to 10pm and costs $75 per child (including dinner). There are special themes for each night, so check with your concierge to find out the schedule.

Ritz Kids Program at St. Thomas

The Kids Program at St. Thomas includes:

- craft time
- treasure diving and other pool games
- hobie cat rides
- games on Mangrove lawn
- sand castle building
- snorkel and scuba programs
- babysitting services

The Kids Meal Plan provides children with meals throughout the day for a flat rate ($29 per day), which must be purchased for the entire length of the stay. Children can eat breakfast at the buffet or Bleuwater, lunch from the Kids Menu at Sails or Coconut Cove, dinner from the Kids Menu at Bleuwater, Great Bay Lounge, and Coconut Cove. They can also have soft drinks and juice, as well as an afternoon snack from the Kids Menu.