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Florida Luxury Family Tour Day 2 Omni Orlando

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We all woke up rested and ready to take on the day!

We were going to have breakfast and then head back to Disney World, but after thinking about everything to do at Omni Orlando we decided to make today another relaxation day… especially when we thought about the next 10 days where we will be traveling to so many other places of Florida. We realized that this might be our last time to slow down for awhile. I am so glad we made that decision. 

morning coffee

This is how our day ended up starting.

Ash and Pete headed to Mousetrap Crossfit in Orlando for the 6am workout. They go to this box every time we are in the area and they love it. The people there are all wonderful and make the workout fun and challenging. I stayed back at the hotel. My wake up call was by Pete at 5am as he was getting ready to head out. Thankfully my room service coffee was delivered promptly at 6am with soy milk just as I requested. Pete teases me that I love room service coffee more than anything which is totally not true… but I do love it! Being able to enjoy it with a beautiful view over the golf course here made my day even better. I guess the way to my heart being coffee delivered to me first thing in the morning with a beautiful view to enjoy it with isn’t a bad thing right? I mean it could be a lot worse!

breakfast with children

When Pete and Ash returned we all showered and got ready for the day. PS. the showers here are awesome and I loved the touch of mint in the toiletries. Staying at as many hotels as we do, I’ve become an expert at shower pressure and shampoo. Just saying…

Once we were all ready we headed downstairs to Trevi’s for breakfast. I’m not going to be able to adequately share how wonderful the breakfast is there, but I will try!

They offer both an a la carte option and a buffet. We opted for the buffet and we all agreed it was one of the best we have ever had. The food was so fresh and there were a lot of options. Even with having so many choices nothing was mass produced. It was all made in small batches in their in house kitchen. Maddie and I couldn’t get enough of the breakfast potatoes and Pete and Ash loved the omelette station. Emmy didn’t see anything she didn’t like. From the fresh fruit to croissants and the oatmeal and grits bar, it was all amazing! 

breakfast buffet

food at omni orlando

omelet bar

fresh omelet station omni orlando

After breakfast we all spent some time working in our rooms. The reality of traveling so much means that that we have to squeeze in work even if we would rather be lounging by a pool. Thankfully we got through our work quickly, the girls included and then it really was pool time!

pool time

The Omni Orlando has quite a few pool and water fun options. There is an adults only pool, family pool, huge lazy river, splash pad, slide, water tower and more. We did them all!

splash pad

water park for kids omni orlando

water slide omni orlando

Afternoon comes way too quickly when you are having fun so we decided to take a little break and head to Disney Springs for some vegan ice cream at Erin Mckenna’s Bakery NYC. The drive to Disney World takes about 5-20 minutes making the Omni a great luxury option if you are visiting the parks. 

vegan soft serve orlando

Back at the Omni we explored the resort a bit more and then it was time for dinner at Trevi’s. During breakfast they serve traditional American fare, but for dinner it is all Italian. Not just any Italian food though. This is home cooking at its best in a restaurant setting. It was so good!

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We started with fresh bread and roasted garlic.

dinner Italian food omni orlando

And then were brought out a beautiful yellow beet salad.


With roasted asparagus… 


Gnocchi for Pete and Ash, penne for Maddie and I. You have the option of ordering per person or family style. I am so happy we ordered family style because we couldn’t stop eating! 



The desserts looked amazing too! We enjoyed the food so much that we just couldn’t find room for even a bite of dessert. I also overheard another guest saying how great their wine selection was too!

family swimming pool omni orlando

After dinner we headed back to the pool. Emmy’s favorite time to swim is all the time, with maybe a little extra favoriteness given to right before bed. We just couldn’t say no to her. Plus Pete and I love this time of night too. When we got down to the pool there was nobody else there. We had the whole place to ourselves! I headed back up to the room after a bit and Emmy and Pete took a few loops in the lazy river and then made their way back up to the room. Ash and Maddie were already back up there getting ready for bed. 

lazy river omni orlando

Here is our day 2 video:

It was such a lovely day!

What is your favorite part of staying at a hotel?

Heather Reese
the authorHeather Reese
Heather Delaney Reese is the storyteller and photographer behind the lifestyle and family travel blog, It's a Lovely Life®! For the past decade, she has vacationed over 150 days a year with her family. She is a vegan, and loves being by the water, spending time with her children, husband, 2 Shih Tzus and Cat.


  • The Omni really is nice. The food at Trevi’s looks so good and I love that there is plenty to do right outside of the hotel.

  • We would have SO Much fun here! The food alone makes me want to check this place out. My kiddo would love the pool and waterslide!

  • What a nice looking resort. We love to spend the weekends in Orlando and go to the theme parks. I will keep this in mind for our next trip. I will be checking out that pool and slide.

  • I don’t think my family would ever want to leave if we were to go there! looks like such a fantastic place, and time!

  • That sounds like an amazing resort. I would love to stay there.

  • It looks like you’re having a great vacation! This looks delicious- you are really getting to enjoy some tasty food.

  • The Omni looks like a wonderful place to stay. The pool is amazing! I would definitely consider staying there when I am in the area.

  • Looks like everyone is having a great time. That food looks amazing! I would love to go to Orlando someday. My husband and I are thinking about taking our girls to Florida this Winter. I think Orlando would be the perfect choice for us too.

  • It’s a great place for families. I would love to dig in and try that buffet, they sound amazing. Trevi’s sounds like an awesome place as well, I don’t eat meat so this is a must try. I hope to visit the place when I’m in Orlando!

  • My favorite part of staying at a hotel is the pool. This looks like an amazing pool area. The water slide looks so fun.

  • Wow, you guys are doing a lot of traveling this year!
    This looks like a nice resort hotel and I love the pictures.
    My husband and I are big fans of pools and this one looks excellent!

  • I love this hotel!!! When I lived in Orlando I spent a weekend at the Omni and had a total blast! Such a fabulous resort 🙂

  • I love living vicariously through your travels. This place looks amazing and the food looks exquisite.

  • That’s a wonderful place, it makes me want to go for vacation immediately! I also do love room service and coffee delivered in the morning, so I don’t even have to think before I get my dose of caffeine 😉

  • My goodness, those gorgeous pictures & those delicious foods are so inviting that I would love one such family trip. The pool area is so exciting & kids are going to have so much fun spending time in one such wonderful hotel anytime.

  • The Omni Orlando looks so awesome in the pictures I feel like I just spent a weekend there. It’s obvious everyone had a good time.. I’m sure the relaxation had a lot to do with it.

  • The pool looks great, but oh my goodness to that pool!! I will be visiting the Omni. We’re not too far from there at all!

  • That looks amazing! I love when we have a pool at the hotel for my kids. It helps them relax into the evening.

  • I always appreciate a resort that has everything on site. It looks like you enjoyed a great day all without having to leave the Omni.

  • This hotel looks amazing! I have yet to experience the Omni, but after reading this I want to stay there very soon. The food at their restaurants appears to be top notch and made me very hungry. I know my kids would LOVE that family pool and the water slides! I’m heading to FL next month so this was very helpful.

  • The foods are AWESOME! I just want to eat them from my screen. And also the place, you could just stay and relax there for the rest of your life.

  • The food looks amazing. I love the fact that you say the buffet was fresh; so often this is not the case and then that Italian food for dinner looks divine.

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